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FDA shuts down 1,677 online pharmacies

The prices may look tempting, but ordering from an online pharmacy is often a bad deal, according to Interpol and the U.S Food and Drug Administration, announcing a crackdown Thursday on thousands of websites.

Are fireworks legal in your area? Check this list

Here are a list of where fireworks are legal to shoot within the FOX44 viewing area: FIREWORKS BANNED:

Obama meets with Mandela's family in South Africa

U.S. President Barack Obama met Saturday with family members of ailing South African statesman Nelson Mandela and spoke by telephone with Mandela's wife as she maintains a vigil by his bedside.

Russia to hold talks with N. Korea about ending its nuclear program

North Korea's chief nuclear negotiator will meet senior Russian officials next week to discuss ending the embattled nation's nuclear program, Russia's foreign ministry said.

'Pack the Park' promotes peace

One North Baton Rouge neighborhood came out Saturday to 'Pack the Park' the message: stand up against violence.More than fifty families visited BREC's Saia Park off Florida Blvd. to show they are tired of crime.

Kids have a blast at EBRSO's Summer Fest

Kids living off South Harrell's Ferry in Baton Rouge got a chance slip and slide and hang out with East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies Saturday.

Southwest scorcher approaches hottest day ever on Earth

If you think a place called Furnace Creek would be hot in the summer, you're right. The town in California's Death Valley is expected to hit 128 degrees Saturday.

Artiphon Instrument 1: Guitar, keyboard, drums and bass, in one place

Is it a guitar? Is it a piano? Nope, it is a crazy iPhone-powered combination of both. Plus it has a built in bass, violin and drum machine to boot.

With new TVs, size matters

There doesn't seem to be anything that television manufacturers can do to persuade consumers to buy a new TV.

Gold prices slide to 34-month low

Gold prices slid to a 34-month low Wednesday, putting the precious metal on track to lose nearly 25 percent this quarter.