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WANTED: Crook burglarizes business after shattering front door glass

Detectives need help identifying a man who stole merchandise from a loca business.

Global superstar David Beckham to retire

One of the most iconic football stars of his generation, David Beckham is to retire at the end of the season to bring the curtain down on a glittering career.

Three Belle Chasse students arrested on drug charges

Three 15-year-old 10th graders at the Belle Chasse High School have been arrested for participating in drug deals while at school.

LSU planning to add women's sand volleyball to varsity sports

LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva says the school is planning to add Women's Sand Volleyball to it's list of varsity sports. The team is expected to begin competition in the fall of 2014.

Hundreds demand legislature finds funding for scholarship program

Governor Bobby Jindal joined hundreds of parents and students at the Louisiana State Capitol to show support for the school voucher program.

‘I’m a Cajun’ could soon be option for your driver’s license

Potentially coming soon to your driver’s license will be a way to show your love for Louisiana.

Walker police looking for burglary suspects

The Walker Police Department is asking for help in locating Lee Davis Corcoran and Ashlie Grace Gatewood in connection with the burglary of a business in Walker. The burglary occurred on April 29 at approximately 8:00 p.m.

First mobile market opens in north Baton Rouge to ease food desert

Good news for some in north Baton Rouge. The Red Stick Mobile Food Market will be in the area weekly to help many in what are called food deserts. Food deserts are spots without easy access to grocery stories or healthy food.

Big Powerball prize leads to big business for local retailers

A lot of people dreamed big Wednesday night. For all but a few, reality quickly set in. Powerball players lined up across the country for a shot at one of the biggest jackpots of all time.

Plaquemines Parish festival showcases 'greatest seafood in the world'

Showcasing the greatest seafood in the world, The Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival has brought about a greater awareness of the finest ingredients of Louisiana cuisine while raising several hundred thousand dollars for local charities.