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Texas A&M declares Manziel ineligible, determines he must sit half a game

Texas A&M University and the NCAA confirmed today that there is no evidence that quarterback Johnny Manziel received money in exchange for autographs, based on currently available information and statements by Manziel.

UPDATE: Police find truck believed to belong to missing LSU senior

UPDATE (10:35 p.m.): Police found a truck that crashed into Bayou Manchac which matches the description of Chris Broussard's truck. The driver's body was found inside, but police only identified him as a white man.

VIDEO: LA Army dad surprises daughter at school dance

A heartwarming reunion for a New Orleans teen and her father happened at a "Welcome Back to School" dance.

Baton Rouge man arrested for pointing gun at another driver on I-12

A man was arrested for allegedly taking out a pistol and pointing it at another driver while driving on I-12 in Baton Rouge.

Southeastern to host Southeast Missouri to open 2013 season

The highly-anticipated 2013 Southeastern Louisiana football season officially opens on Thursday, with the Lions hosting Southeast Missouri at 7 p.m. in Strawberry Stadium.

LSU women's basketball team announces 2013-14 Schedule

The LSU women’s basketball team will play in the Preseason Women’s National Invitational Tournament, travel to the Barclays Center Invitational in Brooklyn, N.Y., and host perennial powers Tennessee and Texas A&M as the 2013-14

Convicted sex offender arrested for Crowley home invasion

A convicted sex offender is back behind bars after he allegedly broke into an occupied home. Officials say he completed yard work for the family prior to the incident.

Chevron committs $2.7M to LSU College of Engineering Expansion, additional projects

Chevron has announced a $2 million commitment in support of the renovation of Patrick F. Taylor Hall and engineering expansion for LSU’s College of Engineering, and an additional $700,000 to the College of Science.

Three arrested on drug charges at home on Pookey Lane in Ascension Parish

Three people have been arrested following an investigation into illegal activity happening in Ascension Parish around La. 73 and I-10.

Neighbors, politicians angry over proposed industrial landfill

People who live in the north end of East Baton Rouge Parish want plans for a new dump to be trashed.