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New SUBR chancellor appointed

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Big news for Southern University A & M. The school has a new chancellor.

Red Cross to gather donations at LSU Baseball games this weekend

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The Red Cross is holding a fundraiser at the LSU baseball game on Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30.

Morocco, Pakistan, Japan, India, United States

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Morocco, an explosion ripped through a tourist hotspot in morocco today. Foreigners are among the 14 people killed in this attack and close to two dozen more injured.

Egypt, Taiwan, Niger, Ecuador, Italy, England

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX 44) – Egypt, an explosion at a natural gas terminal is believed to be the work of criminals. It forced the country to shut down its export pipeline today to Israel, Jordan, and Syria.

Proposed bill cracks down on human trafficking

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Coming up in the 2011 Legislative Session is a bill to crack down on human trafficking.

LSU students fight human trafficking

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) -- “We’ve got hot and fresh quality products coming this way,” an LSU student shouts, as he stands in the center of the LSU quad.

Slashing the deficit

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The top goal of this Legislative Session is to reduce the $1.6 billion deficit.

Around the World: Severe Weather Edition

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Arkansas, seven people are dead after the area was particularly hard hit overnight with either tornados or torrential rains and it continues today.

Community helps grant wish for young cancer patient

DENHAM SPRINGS, La (FOX44) -- One young cancer patient makes a big splash. That’s after an entire community came together to make her wish come true.

Residents say dangerous intersection needs traffic light

Addis, LA (FOX44) — A dangerous intersection has Addis residents demanding a change. That after a tragic accident claimed the life of LSU coach Les Miles’ sister.