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Arrest made in Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf 'sextortion' case

A college student was arrested Thursday for allegedly hijacking the webcams of young women -- among them reigning Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf -- taking nude images, then blackmailing his victims to send him more explicit material or else be expo

Philly priest accused of raping altar boy

A Philadelphia priest who narrowly escaped prosecution during a recent clergy abuse scandal that rocked the city's archdiocese has been arrested on charges that include raping an altar boy.

Candidates for Congress reach out to East Feliciana voters

Candidates for the special congressional election are using every chance they get to impress voters.

New details released in Aaron Hernandez case during bail hearing for co-defendant

New details were revealed in the murder case against former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez during a bail reduction hearing Thursday for co-defendant Ernest Wallace in Fall River, Massachusetts.

Downtown staple still open despite smoke damage

Bates and Thigpen clothing store has been a staple of downtown Baton Rouge since 1924, and even an early morning fire couldn't force their doors shut.

Father and son bond over writing a book together

The dream of writing a book has come true for one father son duo. They wrote a book together, but to them, it's much more than a book.

Organ donor families share stories of triumph and loss

Smith McRea runs and jumps with the rest of his pre-k class; it's hard to imagine now, but when he was born doctors didn't think he would make it to his first birthday.

Hot Air Balloon Competition and Festival gets pilots excited to hit the sky

The sky over Ascension Parish will be filled with colorful hot air balloons this weekend. It's part of the Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Festival and Championship.

Hot Air Balloon Competition and Festival gets pilots excited to hit the sky

The sky over Ascension Parish will be filled with colorful hot air balloons this weekend. It's part of the Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Festival and Championship.

Mysterious cache of jewels turns up atop French glacier

It reads like the opening scene of an "Indiana Jones" movie.