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Tracking the Tropics: Eyes remain on Invest 92L in the western Caribbean

We continue to monitor an area of low pressure in the western Caribbean Sea. It's part of a wave bringing in deep tropical moisture. The tropical wave is heading northwest at 12-18 mph.

Farm linked to cyclospora stops sending lettuce to U.S.

A farm linked to the recent outbreak of cyclospora has stopped sending lettuce to the United States, according to the Food and Drug Administration.

LSP on amber alerts: 'We will do everything that we can'

With the recent amber alerts all over the country, some parents may be wondering what happens here in Louisiana if a child were abducted.

DOTD reveals first plans for LA 70 bypass routes

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development released its first proposals for constructing detours and bypass routes for LA 70 near Bayou Corne.

New dangerous technology poses threat when uploading photos from your smartphone

Who thought posting pictures of your child's birthday party online from your smartphone would pose a potential threat to your family?

CVS to enforce selling restrictions on nail polish remover; contains meth-making ingredient

Drugstore CVS is starting a nationwide policy on restricting the purchase of nail polish remover.

Uninsured next year? Here's your Obamacare penalty

Thinking of ignoring the Obamacare mandate to get health insurance next year? It could cost you.

Baker officials want improvements to CATS management

Council members from Baker and East Baton Rouge Parish are talking about how they want to improve the management of CATS.

Construction back on schedule at Baton Rouge Metro Airport

Progress on the new rotunda and check-in area is back on track at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport. Officials say they ran into some delays because of a flooring issue.

Long-time annoucner Jerry Romig to call last Saints game on August 16

After serving as the public address announcer for the Mercedes-Benz Superdome for 44 years and calling 445 games, long-time announcer Jerry Romig will call his final game on Friday, Aug.