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Chris Brown's Lawyer Wants LAPD Docs

Chris Brown's lawyer, Mark Geragos, has just filed legal papers asking the LAPD to ante up info on leaks in the case. Geragos wants the information so he can decide whether to file a motion to dismiss the case against Brown, on grounds of miscondu

Child Found Handcuffed To Chair in Class

A San Antonio mom says her 11-year-old son was handcuffed to a chair and treated like an animal.

Would-Be Robber Shot By Intended Victim

An armed robber was shot by one of his intended victims early this morning. It happened in the parking lot of the BOSS LADY LOUNGE, 3827 PLANK ROAD, around 2:30am.

3-year-old Kidnapped from Family's Home

Federal and local authorities in San Bernardino, California, are searching for a 3-year-old boy reportedly kidnapped from his family's home by two gunmen. A traumatized mother says two gunmen stormed into her home on Hadley Road Sunday afternoon,

Body of Woman Found in Mississippi River

The body recovered from the Mississippi River this afternoon has been tentatively identified as that of KAYLA COX BJORNDAHL, 21, of Clay Center, Kansas who was visiting family in Denham Springs, Louisiana.

Swine Flu Concerns Cause Louisiana School Closure

Gov. Bobby Jindal says a private school in Lafayette is closed because five students have the flu, though officials don't know whether it is swine flu.

Swine Flu

The threat of a pandemic has local health officials on high alert. They’re concerned about a possible swine flu outbreak here. The swine flu has already sickened dozens of people in the United States.

Regular Session Begins

Governor Jindal addressed the legislature today on the opening of this year’s regular session. The Governor says Louisiana has a tough road ahead and that lawmakers will have to make some tough choices.

Forbes List Violent Cities

A new survey puts Baton Rouge among the most violent cities in the country.

Black Monday

Teachers showed up at the capitol today, dressed in black. They hoped to send a message to lawmakers that cutting education would be a bad move.