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BRPD: women knew 82-year-old was ill, left her in 'deplorable' conditions

A Baton Rouge woman and her daughter are in now jail on charges of Cruelty to the Infirmed.

Jeffersonian apartment arsonist arrested

Jeffrey Jones is facing charges, accused of setting the Jeffersonian Apartments on fire, on purpose!

Juban Crossing in Denham Springs set to open in October

"I don't think I've seen anything out here that has excited the residents more than this development. We get questioned everyday. When is it going to open.

LSU QB Brandon Harris to start against Auburn

True freshman quarterback Brandon Harris will make his first start as a college quarterback Saturday when LSU takes on Auburn. Harris has been Anthony Jennings’ back up for the first five games of the season.

Iowa couple gives 150% tip after getting bad service

Makenzie and Steven Schultz of Cedar Rapids, Iowa hired a babysitter Saturday night and headed to a new restaurant in town to celebrate their wedding anniversary. What happened next caught the attention of the world.

Deputies arrest 2 for stealing guns from Assumption Parish hardware store

The two men who stole guns from a hardware store in Paincourtville are now in jail, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

10 steps to protect your baby from SIDS

October is SIDS Awareness Month. SIDS stands for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. The term describes the sudden, unexplained death of an infant 1 month-1year of age.

UPDATE: I-12 East now open in Livingston Parish

UPDATE: All lanes are open I-12 East at Mile Marker 25.5 (Livingston).

Doctors: Think twice about 'the pill' for teen birth control

When it comes to effective birth control for teens, "the pill" might be considered a reproductive relic.

Arrest made after Arkansas Realtor vanishes on job

Police arrested Aaron Lewis on Monday in connection with the disappearance of Arkansas Realtor Beverly Carter, police say.