BRCC to host second annual North Baton Rouge Career & Job Fair

Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC) in collaboration with ExxonMobil, Turner Industries, BRAVE, HOPE Ministries, and other industrial and community resource partners have joined forces to host the second annual North Baton Rouge Career & J

Tax Tips: Reduce your taxes with miscellaneous deductions

If you itemize deductions on your tax return, you may be able to deduct certain miscellaneous expenses. You may benefit from this because a tax deduction normally reduces your federal income tax.

State Troopers urge motorists to exercise caution as school resumes

As the 2013-14 school year quickly approaches, Louisiana State Police would like to remind motorists to drive with extra care and be especially aware of school zone speed limits, school buses loading or unloading children, and children walking

How do you test a live shark? Quickly and carefully, researchers say

Calling all great white sharks in the waters off Cape Cod: Please report to Chatham to be measured and tagged by scientists.

Farah win in 10,000 meters at world championships completes collection

This time there was no denying Mo Farah in the 10,000 meters at the world championships. Two years ago in Daegu, South Korea, Farah was beaten by Ibrahim Jeilan in a dramatic finish.

Raging floodwaters rip through Colorado town, leaving 1 dead, 3 missing

Roads ripped to rubble by floodwaters up to 10 feet deep, rushing up to 30 mph. Shattered homes near others still standing upright. One person dead, three others missing.

SU freshmen set to move in Sunday with help of chancellor

Southern University Freshman are all set to move into their new home away from home at the university of Sunday.

Councilwoman hosts back to school fair for children in district two

In just two days East Baton Rouge parish schools will be in full swing again. But before kids can get to school, they've got to get their supplies.

Obama says backlog reduced in veterans' disability claims

President Barack Obama unveiled initiatives Saturday in education and health for war veterans and highlighted how his administration has reduced by 20% the government's woeful backlog of veterans' disability claims.

Neighbors raise concerns after man is shot while sleeping next to son

The quiet of the small apartment complex on Cottondale Drive was shattered early Saturday morning when 35 year-old Munzer Zidan was shot and killed while sleeping in his bed.