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Kids have a blast at EBRSO's Summer Fest

Kids living off South Harrell's Ferry in Baton Rouge got a chance slip and slide and hang out with East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies Saturday.

Southwest scorcher approaches hottest day ever on Earth

If you think a place called Furnace Creek would be hot in the summer, you're right. The town in California's Death Valley is expected to hit 128 degrees Saturday.

Artiphon Instrument 1: Guitar, keyboard, drums and bass, in one place

Is it a guitar? Is it a piano? Nope, it is a crazy iPhone-powered combination of both. Plus it has a built in bass, violin and drum machine to boot.

With new TVs, size matters

There doesn't seem to be anything that television manufacturers can do to persuade consumers to buy a new TV.

Gold prices slide to 34-month low

Gold prices slid to a 34-month low Wednesday, putting the precious metal on track to lose nearly 25 percent this quarter.

New federal rules require healthier school snacks

Candy bars, doughnuts and regular potato chips will become scarce in schools under new federal rules released Thursday, replaced by healthier options such as granola bars, trail mix and baked chips.

Long road to recovery: bicyclists raise money for Joplin, New Orleans, and New York disaster relief

A group of bicyclists came to town as part of a unique, 830-mile ride. They will have a finish line with a big banner, but it will say "welcome home," and it won't be for them.

Beards: Fashion statement or healthier living?

Some call it a fashion statement. Others will tell you it’s a healthier way of living.

People trying to stay cool; One of the hottest days in Baton Rouge so far

It's one of the hottest days in Baton Rouge so far, and some people have to work out in this heat. They said the higher the temperature goes, the harder it is to stay cool.

Baton Rouge college student says it's unfair he can't give blood

A Baton Rouge college student is upset he cannot donate blood. Blood banks will not take his blood because he's gay. When Jesse Tate decided to to give blood, he had no idea his blood was not accepted.