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9/11 museum admission fee plan angers some victims families

Some families of 9/11 victims are outraged over the National September 11 Memorial Museum's decision to charge admission for visitors.

Senate to vote on proposed Internet sales tax law

The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on a long-debated Internet sales tax law Monday, paving the way for millions of consumers to start paying sales tax on online purchases.

Mom continues fight for justice

A Gonzales mom is on a mission to get justice for her dead daughter. Rachel Deville's daughter died in a crash.

Outdoor smoker, flamable chemicals combo creates house fire

Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to a fire in the 2800 block of Bartlett Street around 10:30 p.m. Saturday.

St. George firefighters work on two fires in one day

The St George Fire department worked two residential fires Sunday afternoon. There were no injuries at either fire. The Red Cross was called to assist the victims of both incidents.

Biographer remembers B.R. car salesman Gerry Lane

Visitation and Funeral services for beloved Baton Rouge business man and philanthropist Gerry Lane begin Monday. Lane died Friday morning. He was 82 years old when the veteran car salesman lost his battle with cancer.

Feds search Boston bombing suspect's apartment

Federal authorities were at the apartment of deceased bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev on Sunday, executing a search warrant, an FBI spokeswoman said.

CDC: Child food, skin allergies on the rise

Food and skin allergies are becoming more common in American children, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Both have been steadily increasing for more than a decade.

New York school goes all-vegetarian

Asked which school meals were their favorites, students at a public school in the New York borough of Queens don't say chicken fingers or meatballs.

State legistature to recognize May 9 as 'Louisiana Gray Day' to promote brain cancer awareness

A Harahan family hopes to raise awareness about brain cancer in a gray way.