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Joint agencies kickoff maritime safety, security operations for Super Bowl XLVII

In support of Super Bowl XLVII, a team of federal, state and local law enforcement agencies begin maritime safety and security operations on the lower Mississippi River, Monday.

Krewe of Jupiter and Juno set to roll in downtown Baton Rouge

The first Baton Rouge krewe is ready to roll through the streets of downtown Baton Rouge. Tonight the Krewe of Jupiter and Juno will take over the Capital City. The King and Queen hope everyone makes it out and has a great time!

I-12 to experience ramp closures

I-12 Westbound exit/entrance ramps will be temporarily closed Saturday night, January 26 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. the following morning. This ramp closure will be allowed while crews work on PCC patching and related work.

Facebook could pay users in class-action Sponsored Stories settlement

Facebook may have to pay some of its users up to $10 each to settle a class-action lawsuit over its "Sponsored Stories" ads, according to legal notices sent out late last week.

Charenton community speaks out after shooting kills two injures 2 more

Wilbert Thibodeaux is accused of killing on Chitimacha Police Officer Rick Riggenbach and injuring St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Deputies Jason Javier and Matthew Strickland.

Improperly restrained child dies after morning car wreck

A five-year old is dead after a wreck Monday morning in Ascension Parish.

Charges dropped against first suspect in college shooting

All charges have been dropped against the first suspect arrested in connection with last week's shooting at a Texas community college that left three wounded, officials said Monday.

Palin speaks out after leaving Fox

One day after Fox News confirmed that it and Sarah Palin had parted ways, the former Alaska governor spoke out Saturday on why she decided to leave her gig as a paid contributor.

Names of fallen officer, injured deputies released

The Louisiana State Police and State Fire Marshal’s Office held a press conference this morning to discuss new details regarding the shooting in St.

Dogs strut their stuff in Downtown parade

Downtown Baton Rouge went to the dogs Sunday for the 14th Annual Capital Area Animal Welfare Society's Mystic Krewe of Mutts. This years theme was totally pawsome 80's.