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Senators in standoff over EPA nominee

The top Democrat on the committee considering President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency indicated late Friday she may attempt to break an impasse over the nomination this week.

Gorging on Gatsby

The first time Meyer Wolfsheim met Jimmy Gatz, the young man hadn't eaten in days.

Lightening strike causes building fire

Baker Fire Department responded to a reported building fire Saturday around 5:30 a.m. in Baker at 4504 Groom Rd. at Roses Florist and Gift, and I H Tax Service building.

Postal workers pick up food and letters to help hungry families

Postal workers across Baton Rouge did their part this weekend to 'Stamp Out Hunger.'

'No leaks!': Emergency spacewalk to fix ammonia seeping from space station

Two astronauts conducted a spacewalk Saturday to address an ammonia leak in the International Space Station's cooling system, a mission that ended with NASA optimistic the potentially major problem had been fixed.

When rain ends, excitement of Mid-City art hop begins

When Friday's rain disappeared, thousands of people appeared on the streets of Mid-City for the annual Hot Art, Cool Nights art hop.

Nearly 8,000 Louisiana Students Receive Scholarship Offers

Governor Bobby Jindal and State Superintendent of Schools John White announced recently that the Louisiana Department of Education has successfully matched nearly 8,000 students with the school of their choice in the Louisiana Scholarship

Louisiana Earns its Highest Ranking Ever in State Business Survey

Chief Executive magazine recently revealed that CEOs nationwide rank Louisiana number 11 in the U.S., the state’s highest position ever, in the magazine’s annual ranking of Best & Worst States for Business.

Couple uses weightloss journey to inspire and help others

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Judge Shelly Dick: First woman to be appointed to BR Federal Court bench

For the first time ever there's a woman on the Federal Court bench in Baton Rouge. The senate confirmed Judge Shelly Dick yesterday. She was originally nominated by President Obama back in April 2012.