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L'Auburge annex won't affect St. George

Like the mall of Louisiana, L'Auburge casino is looking to become an official part of Baton Rouge. It is a move that would in turn, cut a lot of tax dollars out of St. George's territory, but it is something St.

Kids get real life lesson on gun safety

Louisiana ranks number two in the country when it comes to accidental gun deaths involving children. More than a dozen kids die in Louisiana every year as a result of accidental shootings.

2 men shot, Baton Rouge police investigates connection

Baton Rouge Police are investigating two overnight shootings that left two people injured. The first shooting happened on Boulevard De Province just before 9:30 p.m. on October 7, 2014.

New 3D mammogram technology comes to Ochsner

Ochsner Health Center is introducing some new technology, just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Community college officials hope new plan will bring growth

Some big changes are coming for community and technical colleges across our state. Wednesday, the system's board of supervisors all voted on a plan that's meant to make a huge impact.

Plane nose-down at Baton Rouge Metro Airport

Emergency crews are at the scene of a plane that ran off the runway at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport.

Livingston Parish teen arrested for arson connection at timber company

A 17-year-old from Tangipahoa Parish is accused of arson in connection with a fire at a Livingston Parish timber company.

Second man arrested in cell phone murder

The second suspect involved in the shooting of a man over a cell phone is now in jail, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

St. John residents frustrated by officials' response to water system trouble

People in St. John the Baptist Parish are not satisfied; not with their parish, and not with state experts who say their water is safe.

I-10 East now open near Gramercy

UPDATE (6:46 PM): – All lanes are open on I-10 East at Mile Marker 198 (past Gramercy). The queue from this incident has reached approximately six miles.