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Tropical Storm Ingrid forms in the Bay of Campeche, poses flooding threat to eastern Mexico

Tropical Storm Ingrid formed in the Bay of Campeche Friday morning. It will track into the western Gulf of Mexico as a tropical storm through the weekend, and make landfall north of Tampico, Mexico early Monday morning.

Colorado floods: Sound the alert, more flash floods possible

The water rose and the people fled.

Flames consume New Jersey boardwalk that survived Superstorm Sandy

Billows of smoke rolled gently out over the ocean early Friday in New Jersey after firefighters defeated the behemoth blaze that spawned them.

Deaf sheriff's deputy inspires through determination, character

Susie Cambre had a lot of people tell her she could not work in law enforcement. But fortunately for her, and southeast Louisiana, she could not hear them.

Brain amoeba found in tests of water supply where boy died in Louisiana

Tests of a Louisiana parish's water supply confirmed the presence of a rare brain-eating amoeba blamed for last month's death of a 4-year-old boy.

YMCA opens Zachary location

The Capital Area YMCA is expanding. It has opened its ninth location - this time in Zachary, and apparently, it's been a long time coming.

Rocket frog takes a flying leap

Frogggsss in spaaaccceee! Or frog, at least. And maybe not in space, but for certain a wild ride.

BASF to build Polyurethane Systems House in Geismar, will invest $42 million

BASF today announced plans to build a Polyurethane Systems House in Geismar, Louisiana, in which polyurethane raw materials will be blended to deliver customized products to customers in the transportation, furniture, and construction industrie

US Bowling Congress set for 2025 in Baton Rouge, will bring millions

The US Bowling Congress has made its way to the capital city twice already, most recently in 2012. Now for the third time, Baton Rouge is thrilled to have this opportunity.

LSU's Mike VI makes his own game-time decisions

If you went to the first LSU home football game, you might have noticed something missing. The school's live tiger mascot, Mike VI, missed last weekend's game.