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People in Baker have hope in their fire department; Baker fire station closure

A Baker fire station is shutting down, and some firefighters there are going to be out of jobs because the city of Baker does not have enough money to keep it open.

Baby chick run over by skateboarders rescued by Good Samaritan, Humane Society investigating

A baby chick was fitted with two tiny splints on its legs after it was run over by kids on skateboards. The Humane Society is seeking help from the public to identify the youths responsible.

Apple unveils two new iPhones - the 5S and 5C

For the first time ever, Apple unveiled two new iPhones on Tuesday, a traditional upgrade of its iPhone 5 as well as a simpler, cheaper version.

Judge Clark directs Sheriff’s Office to seize list from LSU Board of Supervisors

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office has been ordered by District Judge Janice Clark to seize records from the LSU Board of Supervisors after the university failed to comply with her prior orders.

Detroit inmate who stabbed deputy, escaped in his uniform is captured

A Detroit man, who stabbed an officer outside a courtroom and escaped wearing the officer's uniform, has been captured, authorities said.

Newlywed wife accused of pushing husband off Montana cliff

A woman in Montana is accused of pushing her husband off a cliff after an argument. The pair had been married for just more than a week.

3-year-old dies from gunshot wound at Yellowstone

Rangers at Yellowstone National Park are investigating the shooting death of a 3-year-old girl at a campground inside the park.

Emotional moments as fire station renamed for Rocky Morris

A small fire station on the southwest side of Donaldsonville has a new name, one that honors a man with a big heart.

Man pleads guilty to tricking pregnant girlfriend into taking abortion pill

When an elated Remee Lee told her boyfriend she was pregnant, his reaction wasn't what she was expecting. He wasn't happy, Lee says. In fact, he begged her to abort.

Details released about LA Tax Amnesty program; fresh start for those in tax debt

Louisiana Secretary of Revenue Tim Barfield unveiled on Monday details of a two-month tax amnesty program for individual and business taxpayers who have fallen behind on their tax debts.