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Baton Rouge house fire ravages carport, attic; causes over $200,000 in damage

A Baton Rouge home caught for unknown reasons this morning. Firefighters received a called in reference to a house fire at a home in the 1000 block of Briarhurst around 6:13 a.m.

39,000 year-old frozen Woolly Mammoth unveiled

A 39,000-year-old woolly mammoth has arrived in Yokohama from Russia to be exhibited for the first time in the world.

Walker Police asking public to donate more uniforms

The Walker Police Department is having trouble collecting school uniforms for children there.

'Jades Flowers' makes huge mark on community, after donating thousands to homeless animals

Over one hundred homeless dogs and countless cats across Livingston Parish are looking for a forever home. "I've always loved animals since I was like 4," said Jade Micthell.

Port Allen council rejects ordinance to reinstate mayor's higher salary

Mayor Demetric "Deedy" Slaughter expects a pay raise, but she will not get it just yet.

Jim Foglesong, famed country music exec, dead at 90

Jim Foglesong, a famed Nashville music executive and producer who played a key role in launching the careers of such notables as Garth Brooks, George Strait and Suzy Bogguss, has died. He was 90.

Man who died on Virginia beach was killed by illegal fireworks

The Medical Examiner's office has confirmed that a man whose body was found on the beach at the Oceanfront died of an explosion injury to the head. Police say this happened as he was trying to ignite fireworks.

Mediation battle starts tomorrow

Property owners in Bayou Corne are getting ready to meet with Texas Brine and a mediator. The goal is to work out a deal everyone's happy with.

Music therapy brings different tone to health care

Advances in technology let doctors do amazing things to help their patients recover from injuries and illnesses. But more and more, they are finding that a simple tune can have a powerful impact on a person's health.

Bayou Corne woman speaks out after home was burglarized

Break-ins at evacuated homes in Bayou Corne rocked the community. Assumption Parish Sheriff's Deputies say two teens allegedly targeted homes in the evacuation zone since a massive sinkhole formed nearby.