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The oldest house in Zachary gets restored

The oldest house in Zachary will be shining a new light. A nearly $137,000 grant was given by the state, and the mayor doesn't want it to go to waste.

1 killed, 3 injured from head-on crash in St. James Parish; impairment suspected

Shortly before 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, a St. James man was killed and three others seriously injured as two vehicles struck head-on in St. James Parish.

RECALL: GM to recall nearly 300,000 Chevrolet Cruze cars

General Motors has announced plans to recall nearly 300,000 Chevrolet Cruze cars from model years 2011 and 2012 due to a problem with their brake assist systems.

Gonzales armed robbery suspect identified; possible connection to other case

The Gonzales Police Department has released the name of the armed robbery suspect who was shot after a chase through city and parish roads on Sunday night, August 18.

CATS-Baker town hall meeting scheduled for Aug. 26

City of Baker Mayor Harold Rideau and Metro Councilwoman Chauna Banks-Daniel will be hosting a CATS-Baker Town Hall Meeting at the Baker Auditorium, 3325 Groom Road in Baker, on Monday, August 26, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.

Seattle police cure munchies with Doritos giveaway at city's Hempfest

When Seattle pot smokers got the munchies this weekend, the cops had their back. Now that marijuana is legal in Washington, there's not much police could do about weed-toting revelers at the city's Hempfest.

Clouds help crews battle Idaho wildfire

When Seattle pot smokers got the munchies this weekend, the cops had their back. Now that marijuana is legal in Washington, there's not much police could do about weed-toting revelers at the city's Hempfest.

Lawyer: Penn State reaches first settlement in Jerry Sandusky victim suits

man who was sexually abused by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has settled his civil suit against the university -- the first to do so, his lawyer said.

JPMorgan hiring in China being investigated

Authorities are investigating whether JPMorgan Chase's Chinese offices hired young workers from prominent Chinese families that in turn offered the bank business.

Ferrari sells for record $27.5 million

A 1967 Ferrari convertible sold for $27.5 million at an auction in Monterey, Calif., the highest price ever paid for a Ferrari at auction. In fact, it's the highest price ever paid for any road car at auction.