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Unrestrained Livingston man killed in Ascension Parish fatal crash

Shortly after 5:00 am on October 21, 2013, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on I-10 westbound west of LA Hwy 22 in Ascension Parish.

Greece mystery girl: Attorney for Roma couple says they adopted 'Maria'

The lawyer for a Roma couple accused of abducting the blond girl found living with them says the pair adopted the child from her biological mother.

Friend tipped off police to whereabouts of escaped Florida inmates

A tip from an acquaintance of one of two convicted murderers who were mistakenly released from prison led to their arrests at a Florida motel, the commissioner of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said Sunday.

Mom of dead Florida teen sends birthday message, promises to fight bullying

Rebecca Sedwick should be 13 now. She should be enjoying the birthday cupcakes and ice cream her mom planned for her.

Same-sex marriages start in New Jersey, 14th state to recognize such unions

Marsha Shapiro and Louise Walpin married each other for the third time early Monday. But this time, it was especially memorable: They were among the first to tie the knot after same-sex marriage became legal in New Jersey.

Tropical Storm Raymond threatens Mexico's Pacific coast

Tropical Storm Raymond churned slowly north Sunday off Mexico's Pacific coast, threatening to dump heavy rain. A tropical storm watch was in effect from Acapulco to Lazaro Cardenas, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Stocks: Nothing holding the market back

With the government shutdown and debt ceiling showdown in the rear view, investors can breathe a sigh of relief -- for now. They'll turn their attention back to the economy and earnings.

'Xtreme Cleaners' canvas bayou for new house

Larry and Amber Douglas are a fun loving couple that work hard to clean up crime scenes. They own 'Xtreme Cleaners,' and they say business is booming.

Louisiana War Cross given to Soldiers

75 Louisiana National Guard soldiers were honored Sunday in Baton Rouge at the Freedom Salute Awards. The soldiers received the Louisiana War Cross for their services overseas in Operation Enduring Freedom.

Trading in your iPad? Do it now

With a new iPad likely around the corner, iPad trade-ins are on the rise -- and selling prices are falling fast.