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Long anticipated I-10 construction project ends, 6 lanes now open

Today, Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) Secretary Sherri H.

Three killed in head-on crash in Houma

A head –on crash on Sunday evening resulted in the death of three people.

Baton Rouge man killed in overnight crash, I-12 shut down for hours

A Baton Rouge man was killed in a crash on I-12 East in Denham Springs. The incident shut down lanes for several hours.

Mayor Holden upholds recommendation to fire police chief

In a very public hearing, now former police chief Dewayne White and Mayor Kip Holden went head to head over the chief’s termination.

Deputies investigating fatal crash

Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office Lt. Col. Bobby Webre reports that Barry Nixon,44 of was ejected from his vehicle on Muddy Creek Road around 8 p.m. Saturday and was pronounced dead on the scene.

State police looking for vehicle in hit and run

State Police need your help to find a vehicle they say hit a teenager and drove off. Troopers are looking for a 1980 to 1986 Ford pick up truck or Bronco.

Kids gear up to make lemonade and profits

Dozens of kids got a leg up on starting their own business at the BREC Bluebonnet Nature Center Sunday.

Bayou Corne residents get first look at 3D seismic testing equipment

People living in Bayou Corne got a first hand look at the equipment Texas Brine contractors plan to use to get a better picture of what's going on under the ground.

Man killed crossing the road

A man died trying to cross Airline Highway. That's according to Baton Rouge Police Department. They say it happened just after midnight Saturday in the 5,500 block of airline highway.

New Orleans auditions underway for 'America’s Got Talent'

Auditions for the next round of “America’s Got Talent” have begun in New Orleans.