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Latest developments in the Boston bombing investigation

Here are some of the latest developments in the Boston Marathon bombing investigation:

CATS opens search for next CEO

At an emergency board meeting Thursday, CATS accepted the resignation of former CEO Brian Marshall and opened the search process for his replacement.

Swedish police: Small amount of drugs taken from Bieber's bus

Swedish police found illegal narcotics on Justin Bieber's tour bus as it was parked outside Stockholm's Globe Arena, where he was performing, a police spokesman said Thursday.

ATC’s new K9 unit trained to detect synthetic drugs

Louisiana's war on synthetic drugs has a new weapon. Ace, is just a normal 2-and-a-half year old German Shephard, until he smells an illegal substance.

Dog dies in Baker house fire

A family in Baker lost not only their home to a fire, but also their pet. Baker firefighters received a call on April 24 at 7:24 p.m.in reference to a house fire.

Unrestrained driver killed in West Baton Rouge Parish crash

Shortly before 6:00 p.m. on April 24, State Troopers began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on I-10 eastbound east of LA Hwy 77 in West Baton Rouge Parish.

Jindal, Methanex announce $550 million methanol plant project

Governor Bobby Jindal and Methanex Vice President of Corporate Development Gary Rowan announced Methanex Corp. will relocate a second methanol plant from Chile to a 225-acre site in Geismar.

Fifteen-year mortgage rate hits record low

Mortgage rates continued to drop, with the 15-year fixed-rate loan hitting a record low, according to a weekly report from mortgage financier Freddie Mac.

Apple hints at 'exciting new product categories'

Gadget fans eagerly awaiting the next wave of Apple products just got some good news, and some bad news.

Jobless claims fall, point to improving job market

Amid a slew of gloomy economic news, here's a bright spot: Claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to slight improvement in the job market.