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New dangerous technology poses threat when uploading photos from your smartphone

Who thought posting pictures of your child's birthday party online from your smartphone would pose a potential threat to your family?

CVS to enforce selling restrictions on nail polish remover; contains meth-making ingredient

Drugstore CVS is starting a nationwide policy on restricting the purchase of nail polish remover.

Uninsured next year? Here's your Obamacare penalty

Thinking of ignoring the Obamacare mandate to get health insurance next year? It could cost you.

Baker officials want improvements to CATS management

Council members from Baker and East Baton Rouge Parish are talking about how they want to improve the management of CATS.

Construction back on schedule at Baton Rouge Metro Airport

Progress on the new rotunda and check-in area is back on track at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport. Officials say they ran into some delays because of a flooring issue.

Long-time annoucner Jerry Romig to call last Saints game on August 16

After serving as the public address announcer for the Mercedes-Benz Superdome for 44 years and calling 445 games, long-time announcer Jerry Romig will call his final game on Friday, Aug.

Texas family discovers baby monitor hacked after they hear voices calling daughter's name from camera

A baby monitor brought on a horrifying situation for some Texas parents. The camera they were using to monitor their 2-year-old and keep her safe was hacked, and what the hacker did was chilling.

UNO researcher investigates bull sharks' movements in Lake Pontchartrain

There is something lurking under the water at sunset point pier in Mandeville.

Less jail time for first offenders recommended by Attorney General: worries locals

The national conversation on reducing charges for first time offenders and those arrested on lesser drug charges is growing.

141-mile, $230 million oil pipeline project scheduled to being operation in September

Governor Bobby Jindal and Parkway Pipeline LLC officials announced the company’s 141-mile pipeline is scheduled to begin operating in September, transporting liquid petroleum products from refineries just west of New Orleans to the Planta