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Connecticut company makes soda in honor of 'Deflategate'

In the wake of the recent controversy over deflate-gate, there is a brew at a Connecticut soda company.

'Zombie cat' presumed dead found alive five days after burial

It's like a plot line ripped from the scripts of "The Walking Dead" -- if the show's cast were made up of cats and took place in Florida.

BRPD's free Equalizer Women’s Self-Defense class scheduled for March 2015

The Baton Rouge Police Department is offering an Equalizer Women’s Self-Defense class.

Former Glen Oaks High School player prepares for NFL combine

After a four-year career with the Demons, Northwestern State University defensive tackle Deon Simon is training for a career in the pros.

Thieves steal Entergy truck, go on a crime spree in N.O.

First New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s car gets stolen, now criminals target Entergy. Tuesday afternoon, two suspects reportedly stole an Entergy truck and went on a crime spree through Gentilly. WGNO Reporter Deepak Saini reports.

CATS launching new route to L'Auberge on Super Bowl Sunday

The Capital Area Transit System (CATS) is launching a new limited stop route – 46 Gardere Limited – that will serve the Mall of Louisiana, the Gardere Community, the Emerge Center, and L’Auberge Casino.

Father Than Vu dies at age 56

Father Than N. Vu passed away at 2:04 am on Wednesday, Januarv 28 at a private diocesan residence, at the age of 56. Born in Saigon, Vietnam on 4 May 1958,he arrived with his family as boat people in Baton Rouge in 1975.

Lafayette Police officer hit by car while directing traffic

A Lafayette Police officer is recovering after being hit by a car this morning while directing traffic.

2 die in Ouachita Parish mobile home fire

The Louisiana State Fire Marshal is presently on scene investigating a fire that destroyed a home Wednesday in the rural community of Calhoun in Ouachita Parish where the bodies of two adult occupants were found in the charred debris.

Delivery driver breaks package, urinates on house

A seasonal delivery driver for UPS is out of a job after being caught on home surveillance video damaging a package and urinating on the side of a house. The incident happened on Jan. 8 at a home in the Heights.