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Internet sales tax: What you'll pay, and when

Internet shoppers could be one step closer to having to pay sales taxes on online purchases.

Jodi Arias guilty of first-degree murder; death penalty possible

After months of twists and turns in a dramatic trial rife with sex, lies and digital images, an Arizona jury Wednesday found Jodi Arias guilty of first-degree murder in the slaying of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander.

Voucher program participants hopeful lawmakers will find the funds for the voucher program

"When I heard it my heart dropped," shared Shari Burks has seven grandkids at Hosana Christian Academy. When she heard the news the voucher program's funding was ruled unconstitutional Tuesday she was worried.

Fatal crash claims the life of 85-year-old woman

An elderly woman was killed in a two-vehicle collision that occured in Baton Rouge this morning.

Police deny neighbors called about suspicious activity at Castro home

The jubilation over the freeing of three women and a girl from their alleged captivity in Cleveland is quickly giving way to a serious question: Did Cleveland police miss clues?

Apple picks itself up off the mat

Apple's stock has been on a tear since the tech giant announced what it called the largest share repurchase program in history. Shares of Apple have gained about 20% from last month's low of $385.

Jaycee Dugard's mother: 'Another miracle happened'

Jaycee Dugard's mother choked back tears as she described this week's news that three long-missing women were found in Cleveland. The dramatic story hit close to home.

Women reunite with families; details begin to emerge

The first time most of America heard Amanda Berry's voice was on a frantic 911 call.

Proposed ordinance to expand local animal cruelty laws could be tough to enforce

A proposed law would force some local dog owners to change the way they care for their pets. The East Baton Rouge Metro Council will debate an ordinance Wednesday that would prohibit tethering a dog for more than an hour.

Indoor tanning industry under scrutiny

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration wants tighter regulation of indoor tanning beds, citing concerns about equipment malfunctions that have resulted in consumers getting excess radiation.