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Botched Oklahoma execution haunts inmate as death nears

Richard Glossip has spent 17 years in a tiny cell in H Unit of the Oklahoma State Penitentiary, close to the death chamber. Every execution is a reminder that his turn will come one day.

States where taxes hit the poor hardest

It costs a lot to be poor in the state of Washington.

Baton Rouge amputee cycles to show others how to regain their lives

Getting back on your feet after a setback can be tough. Getting back on your feet after your legs get amputated takes a lot of determination.

Should Louisiana's film tax credit program be changed?

There are always two sides to every argument. Proponents  of the state's film tax credit want to keep Louisiana the Hollywood of the South.

Astronaut set to spend one year in space

NASA is sending astronaut Scott Kelly to live on the International Space Station for a year. That's the longest any U.S. astronaut has spent in space and twice as long as crew members usually stay on the space station.

Louisiana named the most pro-life state

The Louisiana Right to Life federation serves as the ambassador office to all things pro-life in Louisiana. John Hauler, the president of the Baton Rouge chapter, says being named the most-pro life state, means a lot.

New program gives LA veterans opportunity to get honorary diploma

The Louisiana legislature presented the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education with a program it just couldn't resist. And yesterday, the board voted unanimously to approve it.

Husband plans to help kids with cancer, keep late wife's memory alive

 "Another decision was made tonight too, bye, bye hair, hello tears. It was an emotional departure, but I know it will get better in time," Kenan Irving read.

Utah AG takes down child sex trafficking ring in secret trip to Colombia

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes quietly made a trip to Colombia to participate in the takedown of a child sex trafficking operation.

Humana opens new Baton Rouge guidance center

Baton Rouge welcomed the new Humana Guidance Center to the community.