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Iberville Parish students getting a jump start on college

Some high school students in Iberville Parish are getting a jump start on college. They are enrolled at Baton Rouge Community College and high school at the same time.

Local woman wins all expenses paid trip down under, thanks to Ellen

She watches Ellen every day and it's paid off for her! One capital area woman is getting ready for the trip of a lifetime thanks to her loyalty.

Local woman wins all expenses paid trip down under, thanks to Ellen

She watches Ellen every day and it's paid off for her! One capital area woman is getting ready for the trip of a lifetime thanks to her loyalty.

Gonzales toddler dies after getting head stuck in open car window; investigation ongoing

An investigation is being conducted after a 3-year-old boy died at his home in Gonzales.

Tropical Storm Humberto forms, could become first hurricane of 2013

Tropical Storm Humberto formed in the eastern Atlantic Ocean Monday morning. The National Hurricane Center predicts it could become the first hurricane of the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season on Tuesday.

DOTD announces 13 new projects to make walking, biking to school safer

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) Safe Routes to School Program announced that thirteen new projects have been selected in the 2013 application cycle.

Siblings make clothes for girls 'to just be kids'

Cousins Maya Choksi and Grace Gericke decided early on they didn't like girls clothing on store shelves.

State Department: Kerry's remark on al-Assad giving up weapons 'rhetorical'

The State Department sought Monday to clarify comments from Secretary of State John Kerry about how Syrian President Bashar al-Assad could prevent a military strike from the United States.

Same-sex benefits at conservative Wal-Mart: What gives?

Wal-Mart's move to offer benefits to same-sex partners has created a lot of buzz. It was met with praise from progressive groups and disappointment from the religious right. But it also had some scratching their heads.

Festival ride malfunction injures 12 children in Connectucut

A malfunction at a festival swing ride in Connecticut sent children crashing into each other and onto the ground -- and raised new questions about the safety of such rides.