BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - — With temperatures nearing the century mark and heat indices even higher, we're all feeling the effects, "it's pretty hot. Heat's extremely bad right now." says Richard Kimbrell.
A big fire in Central tonight caused about $75,000 worth of damage.
It happened on the seventy-seven hundred block of Conestoga Drive. Firefighters tell us it started in the shop attached to the house.
WASHINTON, D.C. (FOX44) - Representatives from the House pass the bill to raise the nation's debt ceiling.
Adding to the drama, U.S. Representative Gabrielle Giffords appeared on the house floor to vote "yes."