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Some CATS riders pessimistic about CEO search process

While the CATS board searches for its next leader, many riders say they do not care who is chosen as interim CEO.

Severe weather threatens more than half the country

The Midwest is squarely in the bull's-eye again Wednesday for strong tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds.

House panel subpoenas State Department over Benghazi

A congressional committee on Tuesday subpoenaed current and former top State Department officials related to the development of "talking points" by the Obama administration to publicly explain the deadly attack on the U.S.

Local church holds collection drive for OK tornado victims

Healing Place Church, a reputible charity organization, is having a colelction drive for victims of the Oklahoma disaster.

LSU to hold Memorial Day ceremony on May 30

LSU will honor its proud military heritage, while remembering the sacrifices and contributions of all U.S. veterans, with a Memorial Day ceremony at noon on Thursday, May 30, at the LSU War Memorial on the Parade Ground.

Newly proposed law pushes for rehab instead of jail time in DWI arrests

Driving while intoxicated is a problem in Louisiana, and hundreds in the state have more than one DWI offense on their records. Now, lawmakers are trying to stop the epidemic of drunk driving with new laws.

Goodwill helping women find better jobs

The Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Louisiana is helping women in the Baton Rouge area find better paying jobs. The program's called "Beyond Jobs."

Baton Rouge sees small rise before June drop in gas prices

Although Baton Rouge saw a small rise in gas prices last week, experts anticipate a drop next month.

Select school zones to be enforced through end of June in Baton Rouge

The Baton Rouge Police Department announced today that school zone speed limits will be in effect at select Baton Rouge schools from May 29 through June 24. 

Prairieville teen dies from injuries sustained in house fire

After spending a day in the hospital, a Prairieville teen died from injuries he sustained during a fire at his family home.