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Texas DA, wife killed 2 months after deputy's slaying

A Texas community is on edge after a district attorney who said he would put away the "scum" who killed a colleague two months ago was shot to death alongside his wife in his home Saturday night.

Nola sees glimpse of future in exhibition game

In one exhibition baseball game, Austin Nola got a look at two potential pieces of his future and an important part of his past.

Man dies after vehicle crashed, caught on fire

The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal crash in Zachary. They say it happened around 1:15 Saturday night in the 20 thousand block of Tucker Road.

Restaurants ready for Easter Sunday rush

People who don't want to mess up the kitchen Sunday will head to restaurants like Mason's Grill. The general manger there said Easter Sunday is one of the busiest days of the year for restaurants.

Louisiana chefs get ready to cook a mega meal

Families across Louisiana are getting ready to start cooking easter lunch. Saturday cooks crammed the groceries and farmers markets to pick up those last minute goodies.

Giant panda gets artificially inseminated

Birds do it. Bees do it. But giant pandas may need a little help.

Houma man dies after being ejected from vehicle

Shortly after 10:30 p.m. oon March 28, a Houma man was killed when he was ejected after a single vehicle crash in Schriever, LA.

Bruce Greenstein resigning as DHH Secretary

The Governor's office has said Bruce Greenstein, the secretary of DHH, is resigning. That resignation takes effect on May 1st.

Check state income tax refund status online

Louisiana taxpayers can go online to check the status of their state income tax refunds.

State income tax filing extensions must be submitted electronically

Taxpayers who require more time to file their 2012 Louisiana individual income or Corporation Income and Franchise Tax returns must submit their extension requests electronically. Paper requests are not accepted.