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Passenger dies in single-vehicle crash

An unrestrained Maurepas woman was killed in an Ascension Parish crash.

New Facebook flap: Your face in some product's ad

 A new Facebook policy that allows your picture to be used in a product or store's ad without your knowledge has privacy groups united in opposition.

Justice Department won't probe death of Georgia teen found in gym mat

The U.S. Justice Department will not conduct a civil rights investigation in the case of a teenager found dead in a rolled-up mat at his southern Georgia high school, a spokesperson for that agency said Wednesday.

Threats of recalls and firings from fight over community center conditions

A community center in North Baton Rouge has divided the community it serves.

Retail marijuana stores? In Washington, more than 300 may set up shop

Up to 334 retail marijuana stores could be licensed to set up shop in Washington state, officials said Wednesday.

City of Baton Rouge unveils new website

There's a new way to use the website for the City of Baton Rouge. Now, you can check out videos, meetings, and community events all in one place.

Recall election could cost Port Allen an upwards of 11 grand

With the recent recall petition stemming from the one filed Tuesday for Mayor Deedy Slaughter, special elections could be in the horizon for Port Allen. The catch is, holding a special election comes at a price.

CATS announces more stops for this year's Touchdown Express

If you're looking for a way to get to this weekend's LSU football game, the Capital Area Transit System's Touchdown Express is back for another season and with more options for you.

One in three Louisiana pubic school teachers are considered 'effective'

Good news for Louisiana public schools. According to recent reviews, one in three public school teachers got a top rating, and 25% of East Baton Rouge Parish School teachers were rated "highly effective."

Tropical Depression Seven forms in Caribbean, no impact to Gulf

The National Hurricane Center named Tropical Depression Seven in the northern Caribbean Sea on Wednesday. Impacts are forecast to stay minimal in the continental United States, especially in the Gulf of Mexico.