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New York Congressman Anthony Weiner admits to inappropriate pictures on Twitter

NEW YORK (FOX44) - New York Congressman Anthony Weiner admitted on June 6th, the underwear pics online are in fact his. Congressman Weiner let the truth out in an emotional press conference.

On this day in history, D-Day begins on the beaches of Normandy

1833 - Andrew Jackson became the first U.S. president to ride in a train. It was a B&O passenger train.

Bad weather halts jury selection in New Roads corruption case

NEW ROADS, La (FOX44) - Bad weather puts jury selection in the second trial of Operation Blighted Officials on hold. The former Mayor of New Roads, Tommy Nelson, the third official to answer to federal bribery charges.

Police need your help in identifying Mcdonalds robbery suspects

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Two men police say robbed a Mcdonalds over the weekend. Police are hoping someone will be able to identify the suspects involved.

More deaths from tornado in Joplin

JOPLIN, Mo (FOX44) - Three more people have died from injuries suffered during that massive tornado in Joplin, Missouri. Over the weekend, the city released new numbers bringing the total of people dead to 141.

Trace Adkins' home catches fire

TENNESSEE (FOX44) - A week after gracing Baton Rouge with his presence at Bayou Country Superfest, Trace Adkins' home in Tennessee was completely destroyed in a fire.

Entergy: Thousands without power after latest storms

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Entergy says the latest round of severe weather has left thousands in the dark - just a day after many had power restored again.

Gusty winds cause caos at soccer tournament

NEW YORK (FOX44) - gusty weather in Oceanside, New York causes danger during a middle school soccer tournament.

Famous plane headed to museaum in Charlotte

The famous plane that landed in the Hudson River is headed to Charlotte. The US Airways airplane that landed in the Hudson River is traveling through Delaware and Maryland on its way to its original destination.

Another bay closes at Morganza Spillway

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Army Corps of Engineers has closed another bay on the Morganza Spillway - leaving the total at 7.