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Michael Jackson's assistant accuses promoter in star's death

Michael Jackson's last personal assistant claims concert promoter AEG owes him money because, he says, it was responsible for the pop icon's death.

State orders Texas Brine to increase safety measures at sinkhole site

Tonight residents living along Bayou Corne will get their first chance to talk to officials about what new restrictions put on Texas Brine Company will mean for them.

Woman killed in morning traffic crash on Jefferson Hwy.

A portion of Jefferson Hwy. at Inniswold was closed for several hours this morning after a traffic crash that claimed the life of one woman.

EBR regional attendance zone plan inspires more questions than answers

Parents and teachers said Monday they needed more details before they could support the East Baton Rouge School District's proposal to create regional attendance zones.

The fight to legalize marijuana in Louisiana

Dr. Brooks Cronin can't believe voters in Colorado and Washington were the first group in the United States to approve the recreational use of marijuana when they went to the polls on Tuesday.

Fire safety tips to remember this winter

The lows Monday night are some of the coolest we’ve seen yet this winter so naturally it's time to crank up the heat and light the fireplace.

Sorrento council angry at all aspects of potential lawsuit by town's police officers

Three Sorrento police officers are threatening to sue the city, claiming the police chief discriminated against them.

CATS gets 'F' for communication

While CATS riders didn't want to give the Baton Rouge bus system a grade for their performance, Together Baton Rouge sent a message with the marks it gave CATS.

More than 30 thousand people sign petition to make Louisiana leave the US

A petition that would have louisiana secede from the United States is gaining popularity on the internet.

Campaign signs still clutter parts of Baton Rouge

Driving around Baton Rouge you would never think Election Day has passed. The streets are still cluttered with campaign signs; on the highway, by intersections and even in neighborhood and residents don't seem too thrilled.