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A local eatery is creates a place for children to feel safe

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - One out of four girls, and one out of six boys will be the victim of sexual abuse before age 18.

Sheriff's Department pulling stolen cars out of the Vermillion River

LAFAYETTE, La (FOX44) - For the second time in weeks, the Lafayette Sheriff’s Department along with the Calcasieu Parish dive team spending part of their day in the Vermillion River pulling cars out of the water.

City councilman questioned over inappropriate picture

KENNER, La (FOX44) - A city council member is calling her colleague Joe Stagni's actions outrageous and appalling, but she's stopping short of calling for his resignation.

Taiwan, Greece, Japan

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Taiwan, the military is prepping for a potential nuclear or biological attack in New Taipei city. More than 12-hundred personnel from different agencies are taking part in the military drills.

A home break-in could be related to TJ Ribs shooting

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A 25 year old man is arrested for breaking into the home of one of the victims of the shooting that happened Friday at TJ Ribs.

Baker police chief gives warning to residents following shooting

BAKER, La (FOX44) - A shooting in Baker put several behind bars, and has the police chief fuming.

"Ride 2 Recovery" heads to Paris, France

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Almost 150 wounded service members are on their way to France on June 29th. It's part of the "Rided 2 Recovery". It's a series of ride events across important World War II sites.

Up and coming star stops in Lafayette to greet fans

LAFAYETTE, La (FOX44) - Cody Simpson is his name and he's already being called the new Justin Beiber. Cody made a stop on June 29th to greet some of his fans.

Researchers create a new way to experience TV

SAN DIEGO, Ca (FOX44) - Researchers at the University of California at San Diego have created a new way to enhance your entertainment experience. It's called "smell-o-vision" and here's how it works.

Major recall of Tylenol due to moldy smell

NATIONAL (FOX44) - A moldy odor is forcing Johnson & Johnson to recall more than 60 thousand bottles of Tylenol Extra Strength caplets. That odor could be linked to a trace chemical.