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Garage fire spreads into home

St. George Firefighters are investigating a fire in the Shenandoah area. They say it happened around 3:40p.m. Saturday in the 15500 block of Springwood Avenue.

Feds charge ex-FBI agent in alleged bribery scheme

A bribery scheme has led to the arrests of a former FBI special agent in New York and two Connecticut men, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Manhattan said.

LSU Flores MBA Program tops for low debt load

The LSU Flores MBA Program’s full-time track was recently named by U.S. News and World Report as having the lowest debt load upon students after graduation among the top 100 ranked MBA programs.

U.S. issues global travel alert, to close embassies due to al Qaeda threat

A global travel alert issued Friday by the State Department said al Qaeda may launch attacks in the Middle East, North Africa and beyond in coming weeks, and the U.S.

FDA sets 'gluten-free' labeling standards

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration set a final standard on Friday to clearly define what the term "gluten-free" means on food labels.

Jindal: State suing Texas Brine for environmental damage caused by failed Texas Brine cavern

On the eve of the one-year anniversary of Texas Brine’s failed salt cavern in Bayou Corne, Governor Bobby Jindal and Attorney General Buddy Caldwell announced today that the State of Louisiana is filing suit against Texas Brine LLC for en

Local NBA star tries to share inspiration along with basketball skills

Brandon Bass is a big man who wants to be a big inspiration for local kids.

Deputies recover $1.4M worth of synthetic marijuana during traffic stop on I-10

Deputies from Iberville and West Baton Rouge Parish recovered $1.4 million of synthetic marijuana during a traffic stop on I-10. Officials say this is the largest synthetic drug bust in the state’s history.

Clinton curfew lifts just days after town officials gets sued

Just a few days ago Clinton resident Tommy Mead filed a lawsuit against the town, the mayor and police chief. Now for the first time in weeks he said he is free to come and go as he likes from his house in Clinton.

LSP: Fatal crash involving motorcycle on Hwy 22 in Livingston Parish

A St. Amant man is dead after hitting another vehicle while driving a motorcycle.