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Common Core protest draws big crowd

Education's headquarters in Baton Rouge to protest the common core curriculum. The rally hosted by the Stop the Common Core Coalition of Louisiana featured educators, parents, and lawmakers how oppose common core.

The device that could change the Internet

Depending whom you ask, Chad Russell and Charles Butkus' invention is either a step forward for the Internet -- or a death knell for free content.

EBRSO deputy dies after car crash in Central

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies are now mourning the loss of one of their own.

DHH confirms second West Nile virus death in Louisiana during 2013

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) has confirmed the state's second West Nile virus death this season. The death occured this week in Ouachita Parish. The state's first death was last month in Rapides Parish.

Livingston Parish school goes green by installing solar panels

A Livingston Parish Elementary School is going green! North Live Oak Elementary now has solar panels to help conserve energy and to be an educational tool for students. This is all thanks to two teachers.

Electrical malfunction sparks blaze in Baton Rouge apartment, 6 people displaced

An electrical malfunction started a fire early this morning that displaced six people.

Overnight fire claims life of Baton Rouge hero, destroys home

A Baton Rouge hero died in an overnight fire that destroyed a two story home on N. 28th Street.

House: A vote for cloture is a vote for ObamaCare

Twenty-one conservative House members, including a Louisiana representative, have sent a bill to Senator Mitch McConnell warning Senate Republicans not to vote for cloture.

The best (and worst) crash avoidance technologies

A number of cars offer systems that can detect an impending collision and, in some cases, apply the brakes automatically and on Friday a leading auto safety group issued its first ratings for them.

Arrest made in Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf 'sextortion' case

A college student was arrested Thursday for allegedly hijacking the webcams of young women -- among them reigning Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf -- taking nude images, then blackmailing his victims to send him more explicit material or else be expo