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LSU Students react to ESPN Awards

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The LSU Tigers have won several awards that highlights their successes this season last night.

Early morning fire destroys RV

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — An early morning fire destroyed an RV and left one person without a place to live. It happened around 2:00 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 9 near the corner of Airline Highway and Mcclelland Drive.

Fatal accident claims two lives

TANGIPAHOA, LA — On Thursday, Dec. 8 at around 5:20 p.m. the Louisiana State Police Troop L investigated a two vehicle fatal crash on LA 445 approximately one mile north of LA 22 in Tangipahoa Parish.

Local unemployed fight for federal benefits

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A small group of community members are pushing to renew federal funding that will help the unemployed. They visited Congressman Bill Cassidy's office on Thursday, Dec.

State Farm to raise home insurance rates

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — State Farm is raising its rates by almost eight percent here in Louisiana. The company insures more than 300-thousand homes across the state.

Man dies in car crash on Darryl Drive in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- The Baton Rouge Police Department responded to a late Wednesday night to a crash that left one man dead.

Board of Regents approves Southern's budget

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Today the Board of Regents approved a budget for Southern University, even though it is virtually identical to the one the Board of Regents didn't approve back in September.

Online retailers participate in Free Shipping Day

First, Black Friday, then, Cyber Monday. Up next for holiday shoppers is Free Shipping Day on December 16.

What celebrity would you invite for Christmas dinner?

As you start planning for holiday guests lists, it's fun to think about which celebrities you would want to have over.

Rod Blagojevich sentenced to 14 years in prison

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich was just sentenced to 14 years in federal prison on corruption charges.