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Iconic BR business man Ron Leclerc dies at age 62

Known across southeast Louisiana as Pepere, local business owner Ron Leclerc has died. Leclerc passed away on September 7, 2014 after a battle with cancer.

ATC agents bust BR man for selling illegal alcohol online

Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC) agents arrested a Baton Rouge man after an investigation by the agency revealed he was selling alcohol online without a state or local permit.

Police: Kenner man arrested a second time for impersonating officer

Wade Boudoin of Kenner apparently has not learned his lesson.

Man flashes 2 women at Hobby Lobby on College Drive

Police are looking for a man who exposed himself to two women. The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. on August 25, 2014, at the Hobby Lobby on College Drive.

Enterovirus cases investigated in 12 states

Respiratory illnesses caused by an enterovirus are sending hundreds of children to hospitals throughout the Midwest and Southeast, health officials say.

Which carrier has the best deal for the iPhone 6?

Apple has just unveiled its brand-spankin'-new iPhone 6, and mobile carriers are practically falling over one another in a fight for your business. Here is a rundown of the latest deals:

Frequent teen marijuana use linked to issues later in life

Teens who use marijuana daily before age 17 are more than 60% less likely to get their high school diploma than those who've never used pot, according to a new study published Tuesday in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry.

South Carolina father held in deaths of five children

Authorities in Mississippi are holding a father of five in the deaths of his children, ages 1 to 8, the state's Department of Public Safety said Tuesday evening.

Domestic violence, bullying becoming a problem in LA

"Louisiana was ranked fourth in the nation and we've ranked in the top ten and we've been pretty much in top ten ever since the study started"

EBR Parish has highest West Nile infection rate in LA

We're still in the height of Mosquito season and our Parish has the most cases of West Nile! Despite Baton Rouge having the most aggressive spraying programs. DHH has already found 250 infected mosquitoes this year.