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Superdome getting a new name

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- The home of the Saints will soon be known as the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Contaminated cantaloupe in La; linked to one death

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) says cantaloupe contaminated with Listeria is in Louisiana. It’s already being blamed for one death in the state, unofficially.

A need to know traffic advisory

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- If your daily travel patterns or business require using I-10 at Bonnet Carre Spillway between 8 pm to 5 am lanes will be closed nightly from Monday night, October 3, through Friday morning, October 7.

Nearing the end of Hurricane Season 2011

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Ophelia a strong Category 3 Huricane shows a very distinct eye wall visible as the Hurricane moves North. In October we are near the end of Hurricane Season 2011, still there are favored late season areas to watch.

NASA could build some of rocket project at Michoud

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- There may be new hope for the future of NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in New

New central hub for Louisiana Sheriffs Association

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The Louisiana Sheriff's Association breaks ground today on a new state of the art office building in Baton Rouge.

LSU fans have mixed reactions to Jefferson's return

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Jordan Jefferson and Josh Johns are back on the practice field today and folks in the Capitol city have mixed reactions to it.

Central adds two seats to City Council

CENTRAL, LA (FOX44) - The Central City Council now has two more members. The Council agreed that a city with a population of 27,000 was too big for only five people to be on the council

New trolly route in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - The CATS Bus System announces a new trolley system that will make it easier for visitors to enjoy the capitol city.

Interstate 10 closed due to chemical leak

JENNINGS, LA — This morning, Louisiana State Police Troop D was notified about an 18-wheeler tanker leaking a chemical on the shoulder of I-10 eastbound at milepost 60.