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Police: woman steals over $200K from Gonzales furniture store

A St. Amant woman is now in jail for embezzling over $200,000 from a furniture store, according to the Gonzales Police Department.

Chrysler recalls 184,000 SUV's with airbag problem

Fiat Chrysler is recalling 184,000 SUV's for a problem that could prevent the airbags from deploying.

Makers of KitKat and MilkyWay join Ebola fight

The world's largest chocolate companies are joining the fight against Ebola.

Police investigating shooting on Louisiana Avenue that left man in hospital

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Severe weather: 32 million in U.S. at risk, air travel could suffer

Storms battering the southern United States put 32 million people from West Virginia to Florida at risk of facing severe weather Tuesday, CNN Meteorologist Indra Petersons reported.

Southern storms kill man in Arkansas, woman in Alabama

Severe weather ripped across the South, killing at least two people and leaving a trail of damage across the region, authorities said. The risk for severe weather continues on Tuesday as the storm system moves east.

Senators McCain, Vitter tout Cassidy as candidate for veterans

Congressman Bill Cassidy went all over the state Monday for his Senate campaign. He got help from a pair of current senators, who said Cassidy is be the best choice to protect the men and women who protect us.

Attorney General stops Ebola victim's belongings from coming to Louisiana

"We don't know how it's going to be anyway with the outbreak, if the belongings are contagious or not. I don't know nothing about it on the end. But I do know I'm hella scared."

Jump Start funding announcements

Jump Start is Louisiana's answer to giving high schoolers real-world experience before they graduate.

New hotel coming to Downtown Baton Rouge

Yet another business is set to open up in Downtown Baton Rouge. Today, the South Carolina based Windsor Aughtry Company announced it's plans to build a Courtyard Marriott along the historic Third Street corridor.