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Last day to pay warrant fines

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's say Friday was the last day to pay fines for any outstanding warrants in East Baton Rouge Parish. The line at the city court house was steady with people trying to pay their outstanding tickets.

Police need your help to identify robbery suspect

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The man who allegedly robbed a Walgreens for drugs is wanted.

On this day in history, John Dillinger is mortally wounded by FBI agents

1796 - Cleveland was founded by Gen. Moses Cleaveland. 1916 - 10 people were killed when a bomb went off during a Preparedness Day parade in San Francisco, CA.

State Museums to undergo cutbacks

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - State museums have been devastated by recent budget cuts, and the Secretary of State's office is giving their all to preserve our culture.

Attorney for man accused of murdering priest claims there is more to the story

MISSISSIPPI (FOX44) - The attorney for the man accused of murdering a Louisiana priest says there's much more to this story.

Woman in Baker robbed with flare gun

BAKER, La (FOX44) - Two men are behind bars accused of shooting a woman with a flare gun when she refused to give up her purse. Police say the woman was walking to her home and crossed through the Walmart parking lot.

A former Louisiana Governor makes his run for President official

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer making a run for the White House official. Roemer kicked off his campaign on July 21st at Dartmouth College.

Company digs into your online background

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Potential employers might not have time to give you an extensive online background check, but one company certainly does. In fact, Social Intelligence specializes in just that.

Previously closed historic sites in Louisiana will be reopened

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - The Office of State Parks is changing its operating hours to five days per week at State Historic Sites. The changes to the operating schedule will allow previously closed State Historic Sites to reopen.

Shuttle program officially ends, but plans for the future are a possiblilty

NATIONAL (FOX4$) - Nasa's shuttle program has ended, but officials say it's not the end of its space program.