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Community remembers local hero, reminded fire prevention awareness is key

Thursday, a community remembered and celebrated the life of a hero. Stanford Wilson died in a house fire last Friday. "He is a good guy,” said Wilson’s sister, Lois. “He had a great heart."

FEMA recalls workers to prepare for Tropical Storm Karen

The Federal Emergency Management Agency said Thursday it is recalling some furloughed workers to help prepare for Tropical Storm Karen, expected to strike the Gulf Coast this weekend.

Livingston Parish prepares for possible effects of Karen

As Tropical Storm Karen moves closer to the Gulf states, those in areas that could be hit are left hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst.

Gasoline tanker overturns, catches fire in Denham Springs; driver suffers minor injuries

 A gasoline tanker overturned and caught fire this morning in Denham Springs. It forced the closure of Walker South Road for several hours in both directions.

Baton Rouge high school students join together to make a positive change

Bullying, drugs and violence have become common problems for our youth here in Louisiana, but a group of high school students want to change that.

Governor Jindal declares State of Emergency for Tropical Storm Karen

Governor Jindal has declared a State of Emergency due to Tropical Storm Karen.

Congress locked down due to shooter situation

Gunshots erupt near U.S. Capitol By Tom Cohen CNN

Will Tropical Storm Karen impact Louisiana?

Tropical Storm Karen formed in the Gulf of Mexico this morning and south Louisiana could feel some impacts. As of 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, the storm had maximum sustained winds of 65 mph.

Tennessee crash: Some bodies burned beyond recognition, official says

Investigators probably will have to use dental records to identify some of the eight people who were killed in a wreck involving a church bus and two other vehicles in eastern Tennessee, a Tennessee Highway Patrol official said Thursday.

Biker attack video: Who is the real victim?

An SUV driver hits a biker on Manhattan's West Side, and sets off a violent chain of events. And now, a debate is raging over who's the real victim in this disturbing attack.