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Buying restored goods helped raise awarenss for affordable housing

Dozens of people came out to the Habitat for Humanity's ReStore Saturday to do their part to help raise awareness for affordable housing.

Two unrestrained men die in fatal car crash

Louisiana State Police, Troop A investigated a single vehicle fatal crash in Ascension Parish that claimed the lives of two unrestrained occupants. The crash occurred shortly after 2:30 am on US 61 south of LA 621.

Zombies overrun downtown for annual 'Thriller' bash

Zombies will invade downtown Baton Rouge tonight. Don’t worry, it’s not because of bath salts. Rather, this will be a family-fun activity that will certainly be a “thriller” for all who attend.

Orleans Parish Sheriff answers questions about recent inmate escapes

Those in charge of the jail in New Orleans are busy, not just with keeping inmates locked up, but with trying to find an escaped one.

LSU researchers win $250,000 grant to probe origins of the universe

Parampreet Singh, assistant professor in the LSU Department of Physics & Astronomy, and Peter Diener, assistant research professor in the LSU Center for Computation & Technology and the LSU Department of Physics & Astronomy, recentl

LWFC approves revised deer harvest season due to Hurricane Isaac impacts

The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission approved recommendations made today by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) to revise hunting rules/regulations for the 2012-13 deer season.

Metro Council moves closer to removal of Blue law in Baton Rouge

The Metro Council is one step closer to voting on an ordinance making it easier to buy liquor on Sunday.

Residents excited about new football stadium in New Roads

The final touches are being put in place for New Roads' first new football stadium in more than half a century. "It's a field of dreams," says New Roads mayor Robert Myer

Baton Rouge is the number one destination for month of October

Baton Rouge is the place to be in October. That's according to a survey released by CheapFlights.com.

November election to include 9 proposed amendments in Louisiana

People in Louisiana won't just be voting for president in November. There are also nine proposed amendments to the state's constitution.