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Police investigating shooting on Louisiana Avenue that left man in hospital

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Senators McCain, Vitter tout Cassidy as candidate for veterans

Congressman Bill Cassidy went all over the state Monday for his Senate campaign. He got help from a pair of current senators, who said Cassidy is be the best choice to protect the men and women who protect us.

Lions move to No. 8 in both FCS Polls

 The Southeastern Louisiana football team climbed to No. 8 in both the Sports Network FCS Top 25 and the FCS Coaches Poll, both which were released on Monday.

LSU's Fournette and Vadal Alexander named SEC Players of the Week

  LSU running back Leonard Fournette and offensive guard Vadal Alexander both picked up Southeastern Conference Player of the Week honors for their performance in the Tigers’ 30-27 win over Florida on Saturday night, the league offic

Attorney General stops Ebola victim's belongings from coming to Louisiana

"We don't know how it's going to be anyway with the outbreak, if the belongings are contagious or not. I don't know nothing about it on the end. But I do know I'm hella scared."

Jump Start funding announcements

Jump Start is Louisiana's answer to giving high schoolers real-world experience before they graduate.

New hotel coming to Downtown Baton Rouge

Yet another business is set to open up in Downtown Baton Rouge. Today, the South Carolina based Windsor Aughtry Company announced it's plans to build a Courtyard Marriott along the historic Third Street corridor.

Rats invade Baton Rouge ditch, steps away from businesses

There's dozens of them. "I saw a whole bunch of rats coming out of the holes and running everywhere." Gigantic roof rats....burrowing inside a ditch near the corner of Airline and Old Hammond Highway.

Darrow Assistant Fire Chief arrested for improper use of fuel card

On September 22, 2014 Peter Robblin chief of the Darrow 5th ward volunteer Fire Department report to Gonzales Investigators that he had conducted and internal audit and discovered questionable fuel purchase which had been made by his Assistant

LPSO uses helicopters, K9 teams to catch Albany car thief

An Albany man is now in jail after stealing a car and running from the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s deputies.