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LSU seeks to keep its national hopes alive

LSU (57-10) seeks to keep its national title hopes alive at 2 p.m. CT Tuesday when the Tigers face North Carolina (57-11) in a College World Series elimination game at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb.

Two children hospitalized after chemistry lab incident; one being treated in Baton Rouge

A Covington child was taken to a Baton Rouge hospital today after an accident in a science camp lab. Another child was transported to a hospital in Shreveport.

WANTED: Suspects sexually assault female during armed robbery; two additional victims

Police are seeking two men who allegedly robbed a couple, then sexually assaulted the female while holding the male hostage.

Donaldsonville mourns loss of 'Rocky' Morris, victim of CF Industries incident

A father of three and husband, and beloved member of the community, Ronald “Rocky” Morris, 55, died Friday evening in an incident at CF Industries.

Netflix to debut original 'Shrek' series as part of DreamWorks deal

Shrek is coming to the small screen, as part of a deal Netflix struck with DreamWorks Animation on Monday.

Unattended pot causes $50,000 in fire damage to BR apartment

A Baton Rouge apartment sustained roughly $50,000 worth of damage due to an unattended pot on the stove.

Teen dies in early morning ATV crash with truck on LA 757; second teen injured

A 15-year-old from Basile died Sunday night after he was involved in a crash on his four-wheeler.

Miss Louisiana finishes in top 10 of Miss USA pageant; first time since 1996

She didn’t take home top prize, but she represented Louisiana well Sunday in Las Vegas. Kristen Girault, former New Orleans Saintssation, is the first top 10 finalist for the state since 1996.

Tropical Depression Two forms in Caribbean Sea

Tropical Depression Two formed off the coast of Belize and Guatemala around 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 17.

LSU loses opening College World Series game 2-1 to UCLA

Here is an inning-by-inning recap of #4 LSU's game against UCLA in the opening round of the College World Series: