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Why suicide rate among veterans may be more than 22 a day

Every day, 22 veterans take their own lives. That's a suicide every 65 minutes. As shocking as the number is, it may actually be higher.

Habla español? Soon, Latinos will be less likely to say 'si'

 It's no secret that more and more people are speaking español in the United States, but what you probably didn't know is that in the future more of those Spanish speakers will not be Hispanic.

LSU tailgaters brave the rain

LSU's campus filled up with Tiger fans Saturday for the Baton Rouge weekend tradition of tailgating, but this weekend something was off.

Child safety seats get checked

Parents lined up at the Capitol City Family Health Center in Baton Rouge to make sure their kids safety seat was properly secured. It's all part of national seat check Saturday and the national child passenger safety week.

Twitter: The angriest site on the Internet?

In the seven years since its founding, Twitter has become a go-to place for news updates, witty one-liners, political one-upmanship and even absurdist storytelling. It's also become a go-to place for intolerant bile.

More Americans feel graduates unprepared after college

College students settling in for the year may not graduate feeling as ready for the workforce as they expected.

Entry deadline nears for Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show 2013

The September 29 midnight deadline is only a few days away for the Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show. The Uncommon Thread Wearable Art Show is a national competition that seeks the very best in wearable art.

Man builds $141.33 'McEverything' dream sandwich

Craving McDonald’s and willing to spend $141.33? A McEverything it is -- and a Diet Coke to wash it all down.

LSU looking for 'mellow' pets for Animal Assisted Therapy program

If you have a dog or cat with a mellow personality, you could both make a big difference in people's lives. LSU is looking for pets to join its Animal Assisted Therapy program.

Trader Joe’s set to open in Baton Rouge on October 31

The wait is almost over for fans of Trader Joe's here in Baton Rouge. According to the grocery store's Facebook page, the retail outlet is set to open on October 31.