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Keeping cows cozy in the cold

You're probably prepared for the cold along with your pets, but what about those animals that provide us with things we eat or in this case drink every day?

TPSO looking for 16-year-old runaway

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old runaway Kiana Robertson. She was last seen on Dec. 25, 2013, and is believed to be in the South Baton Rouge area.

List of school delays and closures due to extreme cold

Due to a forecast of extremely cold temperatures, all schools in the East Baton Rouge Parish School System will delay their start of classes by two hours, tomorrow morning.

Red Cross responds to nearly 1,200 local disasters in 2013

In a year that had deadly tornadoes, fierce wildfires and destructive floods in many states, the South Louisiana Red Cross responded to nearly 1,200 disasters in the region, part of the 146 large disaster relief efforts led by the American Red

2-year-old child critically injured in Ascension Parish crash

Louisiana State Police began investigating a single vehicle crash that seriously injured a 2-year-old boy on Sunday, January 5, at approximately 8:00 p.m.

Public invited to musical celebration remembering Blues legend Tabby Thomas

Born on January 5, 1929, Ernest “Rockin’ Tabby” Thomas brought Baton Rouge swamp blues to millions of blues fans all across the world through his live music, his records, his Saturday afternoon radio show and, for more than tw

Reports: JPMorgan's $2 billion Madoff settlement to land soon

JPMorgan Chase is close to reaching a $2 billion settlement with federal prosecutors over Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, according to published reports.

Malware attack hits thousands of Yahoo users per hour

A malware attack hit Yahoo's advertising server over the last few days, affecting thousands of users in various countries, an Internet security company said.

Deep South braces for deep freeze as brutal cold grips the Midwest

Get ready for some of the coldest weather in decades. About 140 million Americans are bracing for a polar blast that's barreling across the country this week, shattering records in some places..

BRFD investigating possible arson on Wayne Drive

Baton Rouge Fire Investigators are investigating a possible arson at an vacant home in the 3500 block of Wayne Drive. BRFD officials say the fire started around 7:00 p.m. Sunday.