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Lingo in Louisiana stands out above all the rest

Louisiana is known for not only its amazing food, culture and history but its language. You can’t miss it.

Woman arrested for cruelty after whipping child with studded belt

A Lake Charles woman was arrested for allegedly slapping a child with a belt that had studs.

Three teens arrested for weekend armed robbery on LSU’s campus

Three juveniles were arrested by LSU Police over the weekend for allegedly robbing a person at gunpoint.

Lawsuits filed in Stringer Bridge Road fatal accident

The fathers of two little girls killed in a deadly crash in St. Amant say in separate lawsuits the DOTD and Ascension Parish are partially to blame for the accident.

Court case about death of one woman's child comes back to the surface after 19 years

A man has been ordered to report to jail, for something that happened 19 years ago.

Slidell woman killed while trying to escape vehicle stuck on train tracks

A Slidell woman died last night after her vehicle became stuck in the gravel by the railroad tracks. Officials say this is the second death in two months due to a train collision.

Former IRS manager at Baton Rouge office convicted for public corruption

A former manager for the IRS’s Baton Rouge office pled guilty today to a public corruption charge.

LSU's Jeremy Hill suspended from team for off-campus fight

LSU running back Jeremy Hill has been indefinitely suspended from the football team for his involvement in an off-campus incident over the weekend, head coach Les Miles announced on Monday.

Stolen semi-automatic gun, marijuana recovered during traffic stop

A 24-year-old man was arrested during a routine traffic stop after an officer discovered a stolen semi-automatic pistol and marijuana.

Empty nets in Louisiana three years after the spill

On his dock along the banks of Bayou Yscloskey, Darren Stander makes the pelicans dance.