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Together Baton Rouge launches 'Our Faith in Action' program

Christians from across Baton Rouge gathered together to pray for peace in the city. Together Baton Rouge hosted it's first Bible study at Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church Sunday.

11-year-old hit by car crossing Perkins

An 11-year-old boy is in the hospital Sunday after getting hit by a car on Perkins Road according to Louisiana State Police. They say it happened around 11:45a.m. on Perkins Road East of Siegen Lane.

'Extremely dangerous' tornado touches down in Kansas

A large "violent and extremely dangerous" tornado was spotted on the southwest side of Wichita, Kansas, on Sunday, moving northeast at about 30 miles per hour, the National Weather Service said.

Jindal: IRS offenses worthy of jail time

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'Traumatic day': Residents return to tornado-devastated neighborhood

Scores of people stood outside a north Texas church Saturday morning, waiting to be escorted to their neighborhood for the first time since tornadoes devastated it three days earlier.

Buyout delays have Bayou Corne residents outraged

People living in Bayou Corne have had enough of waiting to be bought out. They say Texas Brine is wasting time and not giving any one an offer.

Farm day helps special needs kids feel like a winner

Kids with special needs got a chance to be care free for the day in Prairieville.

LSP Colonel Mike Edmonson earns law enforcement honor

Colonel Mike Edmonson traveled to Tennessee Saturday at the invitation of Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork to attend the 25th Annual Sheriff Buford Pusser Festival Law Enforcement Memorial and Awards Ceremony.

Got THE ticket for tonight's big Powerball drawing?

Two dollars and a dream. That's all it took for Mammie Hicks to plunk down money at a Riverside, Missouri, convenience store for a chance at Saturday's record $600 million multistate Powerball jackpot.

EBR prepares for mosquito season

The East Baton Rouge Mosquito Abatement Facility is getting ready for mosquito season. Todd Walker, the director of the facility, said cases have been reported in West Baton Rouge, and now it is time for us to take precautions.