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Google bans porn from Blogger

Google will ban pornography from being shown publicly on its Blogger site.

Louisiana’s film tax credit: to be or not to be?

Louisiana’s motion picture tax credit is either a great thing for the state, or it's a waste of tax dollars depending on who you ask.

Louisiana union workers join nationwide strike

 United Steelworkers union members in Convent and Norco have joined what is being called the largest oil refinery strike in 30 years. It is a well-organized, nationwide strike that will affect almost 7,000 USW union workers.

40-year-old man dies in Sunday morning crash on Greenwell Springs Road

At approximately 7:45 am on February 22, 2015, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a single vehicle fatal crash that occurred on LA Hwy 37 (Greenwell Springs Road) at Pride-Baywood Road in East Baton Rouge Parish.

'Birdman' flies over Oscars; Moore, Redmayne also win

"Birdman" soared late at the 87th Academy Awards, winning the big prize: best picture.

Workers at nation's largest oil refinery join growing strike

Workers at the nation's largest oil refinery have joined a strike that now includes more than 6,500 workers.

Disney raises theme park ticket prices, again

You've got to pay more to play in the Magic Kingdom, because Walt Disney just raised its ticket prices again, breaking the $100 mark.

Sub-zero wind chills, nasty precipitation spread across the U.S.

For much of the U.S., stepping into a walk-in freezer will be a lot more comfortable than going outside. From Minnesota to Texas, another blast of frigid weather is walloping the country. Here's what to expect:

Georgia sheriff, deputy shot during domestic violence call

Georgia sheriff and a deputy were shot Sunday night when they responded to a domestic violence call. The alleged shooter? A former police officer. The shooting happened in Habersham County, about 85 miles north of Atlanta.

The best tourist attractions that no longer exist

 Ask a New Zealander what happened on June 10, 1886, and they'll tell you the planet lost its "eighth wonder