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Man pleads guilty to slapping crying boy on Delta flight

An airline passenger accused of slapping the toddler seated next to him on a Minneapolis-to-Atlanta flight in February pleaded guilty to assault Wednesday in federal court.

Proposed Perkins Road expansion plan gets good review from property owners

East Baton Rouge City Parish leaders showed off their proposed plans to fix traffic headaches on Perkins road between Siegen Lane and just East of Pecue Lane. City parish is still a long way away from starting construction on the project.

LSU Law ranked #3 Best Value Law School in the Nation for second straight year

For the second straight year, the LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center has been ranked the #3 Best Value Law School in the nation by the National Jurist, a legal education publication.

Five problems with iOS 7, and how to fix them

The new version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 7, was released September 18 to mostly positive reviews.

The last word on hormone therapy?

Scientists from the WHI released what they say is the definitive study on the safety of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on October 1.

Locally-filmed 'Bonnie and Clyde' miniseries releases trailer

A miniseries that was filmed entirely in Louisiana recently released an official trailer.

Texas Child Protective Services case worker arrested after alleged child sexual assault

The El Paso Police Department arrested a man after he allegedly sexually assaulted a teen girl in a West El Paso motel room.

RECALL: Chrysler to fix software glitch in more than 140,000 pickups, SUVs

Chrysler is recalling more than 140,000 pickups and SUVs worldwide because of a software glitch. The recall involves 132,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and nearly 11,000 Rams pickup trucks from model year 2014.

WIC participants may feel some effects from government shutdown

The government shutdown continues, leaving citizens, especially single mothers, with not only questions but some worry as well. Many mothers who used WIC benefits are now looking for new ways to support their children.

Baton Rouge magazine launches to make Louisiana healthier

Louisiana is one of the most obese states in the country, and two local companies want to fight this statistic.