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LSP: Impairment, lack of seatbelt use account most of fatal crashes this year

Drunk drivers cause accidents. Seat belts save lives. Two facts that seem to go overlooked all too often. They are also two factors that seem to fall hand-in-hand with those who perish in a traffic crash.

SECOND WAVE OF NOMINEES BREAKS FOR “TEEN CHOICE 2012” AIRING SUNDAY, JULY 22, LIVE ON FOX

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The risks of diesel fumes

BATON ROUGE,LA(FOX44) — William Allred has worked as a diesel truck driver for more than twenty years.

Yelp! sends out urgent call for adult dog food

A non-profit group is in urgent need of assistance from the community. A late shipment of dog food has left a non-profit group with an urgent need for assistance from the community.

'Chocolate Nougat Crunch' being recalled by Ben & Jerry's

The popular ice cream brand Ben & Jerry's is recalling pint containers of its Chocolate Nougat Crunch ice cream.

Citizens clear existing bench warrants in lieu of 24 hour misdemeanor jail reopening

Dozens lined up on the steps of the city courthouse before the doors even opened this morning, all taking the chance to voluntarily clear up unpaid tickets and warrants.

More lanes for I-12 from O'neal to Juban

A traffic trouble spot for drivers along I-12 is finally open. Six lanes were opened today from O'neal Lane to Juban on the interstate there, much to the delight of thousands who travel that stretch of road every day.

Misdemeanor jail to reopen 24-hours in downtown Baton Rouge

Local law enforcement officials are once again opening up the downtown Baton Rouge jail for the 24-7 misdemeanor offenders.

GORDON RAMSAY CHECKS INN TO “HOTEL HELL” WITH TWO-NIGHT SERIES PREMIERE EVENT

 Gordon Ramsay opens the doors to HOTEL HELL with a two-night series premiere event Monday, Aug.

Child riding bike dies after being struck by vehicle

A 10-year-old child died last night after being hit by a vehicle while riding his bike.