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Fed warned of global risks to tapering

As the Federal Reserve prepares to gradually wind down its stimulus program, some fear that the policy reversal could cause emerging economies to fall like dominoes. But the question is: Should the Fed really care?

Front Yard Bikes teaching lessons much greater than bicycle maintenance

A large group of kids flocks to a rundown building in South Baton Rouge a couple days a week. They hang out with a teacher and repair old bicycles. But they learn about much more than just how to fix a bike.

TiVo romances TV viewers with Roamio DVR

O Roamio, Roamio, wherefore art thou Roamio? The answer, hopes TiVo, is next to your TV.

Arrest made in Spokane beating death of WWII vet

A juvenile has been arrested by Spokane police in connection with the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran this week, police said Friday.

Attorney General doing well after car accident

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell is feeling fine and has been in constant contact with the Louisiana Department of Justice following a single car accident on Wednesday.

DHH confirms four new cases of West Nile virus

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals is reporting four new West Nile cases this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to 13.

Unrestrained passenger dies in Allen Parish Crash

On August 22 shortly after 11:00 p.m., State Troopers responded to a vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Kinder man.

Vacant hospital catches fire in Lafayette

Shortly after 7:00 p.m. on Agust 22, firefighters responded to the old Lourdes Hospital on St. Landry Street to a report of heavy smoke coming from the roof.

Hammond teenager spends her life without a birth certificate

Imagine being 18 years old, and not being able to get a driver's license, hold onto a job, or in this case, serve your country all because of a piece of paper.

Unrestrained passenger dies in Allen Parish Crash

On August 22 shortly after 11:00 p.m., State Troopers responded to a vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Kinder man.