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200,000 bottles of Motrin recalled

The makers of Motrin are voluntarily recalling about 200,000 bottles of concentrated drops for infants over potential contamination with tiny plastic particles

LSU organziations host double reunion

Two groups of LSU alumnae and students gathered together for the first home game weekend to honor the history of desegregation at LSU.

LSU fans give a father a special purple and gold send off

In the sea of purple and gold tailgates lined up in front of the LSU Vet School Saturday one krewe stood out. Not for the group’s party, but for it's purpose.

Tokyo will host Olympic Games in 2020

Tokyo has been chosen by the International Olympic Committee to host the 2020 Summer Games. In voting Saturday in Buenos Aires, the committee picked Tokyo over the two other contenders, Madrid and Istanbul.

Megabus.com adds 3 daily services to Baton Rouge; destinations include Houston, New Orleans

Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, announced today it will begin daily service to/from Baton Rouge, La. Service begins September 9 and tickets can be purchased at www.megabus.com today.

Well-known LSU tailgate bar celebrates 10 year anniversary

It's nothing new that Baton Rouge is a football community with some of the most dedicated fans and one college sports bar that overlooks tiger stadium is celebrating 10 years of food, fun and of course tailgates

LSU band members march toward game day

LSU Tiger fans are getting ready for this season's first home game. For most, that means tailgate prep, a tent, seating, food and beverages, and of course, the tickets are a must.

Third earthquake in a week hits East Texas area near Louisiana border

Another earthquake hit the Timpson area in East Texas early Friday morning.

L'Auberge celebrates one year, shows that Baton Rouge is "destination" city

It’s been one year since L'Auberge opened its doors on the south side of town. The casino and hotel has shown they not only are making a name for themselves but helping the local economy as well.

DHH: Louisiana child dies from rare brain-eating amoeba in water

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed that a child who died from encephalitis, caused by the Naegleria fowleri amoeba, contracted the illness while visiting a home in St.