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Spanish Town Parade hits Capitol City on Saturday

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Baton Rouge is gearing up for the Spanish Town Parade.

Walker police trying to find missing teen

Walker, La (FOX44) — Walker police need help finding a missing 16-year-old. Madison Kitler was last seen at her home on South Palmetto Drive on Monday night.

Santorum leading Romney in new poll

U.S. (FOX44) - A new national poll shows Rick Santorum vaulting to a virtual tie with Mitt Romney among Republican voters. The poll shows Santorum with 30 percent support and Romney at 28 percent.

Over 400 types of lipstick found to contain lead

(FOX44) - A new report by the feds that say 400 types of lipstick contain small amounts of lead. Of the lipsticks tested, L'oreal had five of the top ten highest levels, along with the pricey brand Nars.

Tangipahoa School Board President and wife in trouble for fraud

HAMMOND, La (FOX44) — The President of the Tangipahoa Parish School Board and his wife out on bond, after a grand jury indicts the pair in a medical fraud scheme.

BRPD Officer suspended after hit and run

BATON ROUGE,LA (FOX44) — A Baton Rouge Police Officer gets a suspension after hitting a car with his police unit and driving off. Police Chief Dewayne White suspended Corporal Jeffery Coleman for the hit and run.

Boyce couple claims $1-million Powerball prize

BATON ROUGE, LA — Mary Roberts of Boyce became the Louisiana Lottery’s first millionaire of 2012 when she claimed a $1 million Powerball prize from the Feb.

Mother, daughter die in fire; Four other family members hospitalized

HOLDEN, LA — State Fire Marshal H. “Butch” Browning released information in reference to an early morning fire that has claimed the life of a mother and her daughter; while they were asleep in their mobile home.

LSU sexiest college in the U.S. according to Maxim

BATON ROUGE, La  (FOX44) — LSU is rated as the sexiest college in the country, according to Maxim Magazine. "I mean, look at the students," said Nicole Fangue, jokingly. "Pretty sexy."

Governor Bobby Jindal honors Louisiana's oldest living couple

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - On Valentine's Day in Baton Rouge, Governor Bobby Jindal took some time to honor Louisiana's longest married couple.