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Hornets' Chris Paul Out Indefinitely

An MRI performed on Hornets guard Chris Paul confirmed a left ankle sprain. He is out indefinitely.

Other Baton Rouge Area Election Results

BATON ROUGE (WGMB) - - Some East Baton Rouge voters had additional taxes to vote on. Two neighborhoods decided to pay to start up crime prevention districts. In West Feliciana Parish, voters approved a parish-wide 1% tax. In St.

Holden's Baton Rouge Tax Proposal Fails

BATON ROUGE (WGMB) - Baton Rouge residents said no a second time to Mayor-President Kip Holden's tax proposal.

Guard Stabbed During Tailgating Party at LSU

Developing News from the Fox News Baton Rouge Newsroom. LSU Police are looking for a man they say stabbed a female security guard at the LSU Law School Saturday. There was a private homecoming function at the Law School.

FDA Backs off Raw Oyster Ban

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is backing off a plan to ban raw oysters from the Gulf of Mexico during warm weather. The FDA acted after meeting with fierce resistance from the oyster industry and Gulf Coast lawmakers.

Jefferson Gets 13 Year Sentence

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Louisiana residents had mixed reactions about former Congressman William Jefferson's 13-year sentence handed down Friday in federal court in Virginia. Jefferson was sentenced for taking bribes and given the longest term ever imp

If You Missed Glee, Watch The Full Episode Online!

In case you missed the November 11th Emmy-worthy episode of GLEE entitled "Wheels", FOX is giving you the chance to watch the full episode online with FOX ON DEMAND!

Streamline Commission Meets to Talk About Education Funds

The Streamline Commission met today to discuss how they can cut back on some funds in education. Kenneday says it costs 6300 hundred dollars to for a child to attend a public school.

New Orleans Hornets Fire Head Coach

NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Hornets announced today that they have relieved Byron Scott of head coaching duties.