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United Van Lines says migration is stable in Louisiana

LOUISIANA (FOX44) -- The United Van Lines Moving Company says people are coming to Louisiana as fast as they're leaving.

Baton Rouge Police have not charged two with murder in Gerald Shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Baton Rouge Police say they have new information in the case of a shooting on Gerald street. Police arrested and released two people after investigations revealed the men fired guns out of self defense.

Belle of Baton Rouge holds job fair for more than 50 positions

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Belle of Baton Rouge was hiring Monday and they needed to fill spots, a big event coming the capitol city will require the casino to employ more workers.

One family is without a home tonight because of a house fire

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) -- A house fire early Sunday morning took everything from the Melancon family. "I don't know what we would've done. It's unfathomable, to sit in front of a house and watch it blow up."

Shooting on Sandy Street

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Baker Police say a woman shot and killed her girlfriend after getting into an argument. It happened around noon Saturday.

Sunday The First Annual Louisiana Marathon ran through Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The Capitol City now joins cities like New York, Boston, and Denver as one of the next cities to have an annual Marathon.

Update on Gerald shooting

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: Baton Rouge Police have identified several people in saturday's shooting on Gerald street. Police have identified Robert Heard, 26, as the man who died on Gerald street Saturday, Jan. 14.

Gonzales woman helps Organ donors with Facebook

GONZALES, LA (FOX44) - One woman is using Facebook to help find potential Kidney donors.

Residents feel safer with crime cameras

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — The contract is up for a tool that police use to fight crime in Baton Rouge. The ShotSpotter cameras can hone in on the location where gunshots are fired.