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Animal rescue group stepping up

HAMMOND, La (FOX44) -- Earlier this year, the Tangi Humane Society was running out of room.

Mexico, Libya, China, South Korea

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Mexico, imagine the look on guards faces when they made this discovery. Apparently a nineteen year old wife really wanted to bring her husband home.

Edwin Edwards to be released

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) – On July 6th Louisiana's former governor Edwin Edwards will be a free man. His 6 month house arrest will be over. Edwards was sent to a half way house in Baton Rouge 6 months ago.

Happy Birthday Bikini!

NATIONAL (FOX44) - Just in case you were wondering, July 5th is the birthday of the bikini. The bikini debuted at a poolside fashion show in Paris on July 5, 1946.

Update on animal cruelty in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, La (FOX44) - Several weeks ago, Tangi Humane Society made a big rescue in Livingston Parish. You may recall they found three dogs severely malnourished in a Springfield home.

A new facility will help in Tangipahoa and Livingston Parish

HAMMOND, La (FOX44) - An animal rescue organization is stepping up to help pets with no place to go.

Electric car chargers coming to LSU

BATON ROUGE, LA (LSU UNIVERSITY RELATIONS) - On Wednesday, July 6, LSU and Entergy officials will unveil the state’s first major foray into the electric vehicle market with electric vehicle car chargers being installed at LSU.

State Rep. Mack "Bodi" White to run for state senate

State Representative Mack "Bodi" White announced today he's seeking a state senate seat in this year's upcoming election.

Morning motorcycle accident sends man to the hospital

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A motorcycle accident on the morning of July 5th sent one person to the hospital. It happened just before 10:30am at the intersection of Adams and North 30th.

Violence in Baton Rouge raises safety concerns

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A shooting has left some in already dangerous parts of the city more shaken up. Many people we spoke with say the violence has been out of control for years.