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Apple announces high-res laptops, a smarter Siri

UNITED STATES (CNN) — Faster, thinner laptops with hi-res screens. FaceTime video chatting over cellular networks. And a smarter Siri. But no upgrades to Apple TV.

Unrestrained driver dies in early morning crash

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies responded to the scene of a vehicle crash today in which one man died at approximately 12:25 a.m. on Monday, June 11 in the 8000 block of Mickens Road.

Same-sex ceremony on Louisiana Army post draws fire

A same-sex ceremony between an enlisted woman and a civilian woman on a U.S. Army post last month drew protests from lawmakers Thursday.

Teachers file lawsuit against Governor’s education reform bills

Those opposed to the education reform plan proposed during the 2012 Legislative session are taking their fight to the steps of the state courthouse.

Grandfather, 4 year old grandson killed in crash caused by bad weather

A 66 year old man and his four year old grandson are dead today after an early morning crash in Iberville Parish. Officials believe the severe weather that passed through the area was a big contributing factor.

Mom and pop operations gain a helping hand at the River Center

Baton Rouge reached out to small mom and pop operations at the small business summit today, which was held at the Baton Rouge River Center.

BRAVE project set to launch next week, Chief unveils plan

Baton Rouge’s newest weapon against crime was launched today. The Baton Rouge Area Violence Elimination Project, or BRAVE, will put 5 Baton Rouge Police Officers into the 70805 zip code starting next week.

Fire destroys home, car on David Drive

A Baton Rouge home is completely destroyed after a fire last night.

LPSO Deputies save man from burning car

Two Livingston Parish Sheriff's Deputies are heroes tonight, after saving a man from a burning vehicle.

LinkedIn reports 6 million passwords hacked

LinkedIn, a social networking site, says it's investigating reports that millions of passwords have been stolen.