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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:

School Board president arrested for fatal hit-and-run crash in St. Helena

A member of the Livingston Parish School board was arrested today in connection to the hit-and-run crash that killed a 21-year-old man from Mississippi.

LSU baseball experiences TD Ameritrade Park for first time on practice day

National Freshman of the Year Alex Bregman stepped onto the field at TD Ameritrade Park on Friday and had one word to best sum up his experience -- “awesome.”

Investigation begins to find out what sparked plant fire in Geismar

The investigation to find out the cause of the deadly explosion at the Williams Olefins Plant is officially underway.

Memorial soccer game held for Zachary Green, victim of Geismar plant explosion

Zachary Green loved soccer, so his friends and family gathered in Ponchatoula this morning to play a game in honor of his memory.