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Red Stick Farmer's Market boosts local economy

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - While U.S. lawmakers keep telling us our economy is failing, local economies powered by local markets are looking up.

There may be another name in the presidential race

NATIONAL (FOX44) - Actress and comedienne Roseanne Barr announced her tongue in cheek intentions to run for The White House during last night's episode of “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”.

Chile remembers the mining disaster, turned miracle

CHILE (FOX44) - The accident at a small copper and gold mine changed the lives of the 33 men forever. They were trapped two-thousand feet below ground and survived for 69 days.

Anthony's probation still uncertain

ORLANDO, Fl (FOX44) - The status of Casey Anthony's probation is still uncertain after a hearing in Orlando on August 5th.

Juvenile locked up on murder charges

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A 16 year old is locked up in juvenile detention charged with three counts of first degree murder in three separate shootings.

20th anniversary of the Children's Code

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Lawmakers gathered at the LSU Law center today to celebrate the passing of a historic law.

"Going green" good for environment and business

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Louisiana ranks 30th in the nation in clean economy jobs. That's according to a report from Brookings Institution. They say there are 28, 6783 clean economy jobs in the state.

Bass Pro 2011 Fall Classic

DENHAM SPRINGS, La (FOX44) - Hunters and outdoorsmen flocked to Bass Pro Shops in Denham Springs today for the beginning of the Fall Hunting Classic.

Louisiana's tax free weekend is here

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - Back to school season is here, and now the state's helping you out with a tax free weekend. The Department of Revenue says you get the four percent break August 5th and 6th at stores all across the state.

Louisiana ranks high in environmentally friendly jobs

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - When it comes to environmentally friendly jobs, Louisiana ranks 30th in the nation. That’s according to a report from the Brookings Institute.