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Baton rouge agency helping to prevent suicide

It's not something we usually talk about, but the recent death of a young star is shining a harsh light on suicide this week. Actor Lee Thompson Young died by his own hand Monday.

Fire torches home of girl who gives back to animals in need

A devastating fire in Denham Springs sparked Tuesday morning at the home of a little girl we introduced you to on NBC33 news a few weeks ago.

Unrestrained passenger killed in Bossier Parish crash

A 70-year-old man was killed in a single-vehicle crash after not wearing his seatbelt. On August 19 at 8:25 p.m., State Troopers were called to a single-vehicle fatal crash on Louisiana Highway 527 east of U.S. 71.

ExxonMobil to shut down equipment for maintenance; warn public of intermittent flares

Neighbors near the ExxonMobil Chemical Plant on Scenic Hwy. may notice intermittent flaring over the next several days as equipment is shut down for maintenance work. This is not an emergency situation.

Fire sale in Gary, Indiana: Homes for $1

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- The city of Gary, Ind., is running a real estate fire sale: A dozen homes for $1 each.

Day care workers fired over photos mocking kids on Instagram

Two Virginia day care workers have been fired after photos of children in their care showed up on Instagram -- along with comments making fun of them.

Police: Gun found in woman's car linked to double murder, Aaron Hernandez probe

A gun found during a June traffic accident investigation has been linked to a 2012 murder that police are investigating in connection with Aaron Hernandez, law enforcement sources said Tuesday.

DHH refutes report claiming confusion, expenses, lost services from behavioral health partnership

A new report about Louisiana's behavioral health system shows wasted money and disappearing services. But the state says the report is misleading, and the system is producing very good results.

Detroit paramedic has heart attack while giving CPR to man having heart attack

Talk about dedication to the job. Detroit paramedic Joseph Hardman is being hailed as a hero for performing CPR on a patient having a heart attack -- even as he began to have one himself.

Zuckerberg's Facebook page hacked to prove security flaw

He tried to warn them. A Palestinian researcher posted a message on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's page last week after he says the site's security team didn't take his warnings about a security flaw seriously.