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Harry Potter lands in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — "Oh my goodness, i can't tell you. i cannot express in words how excited i am." Chris Velasquez is a self proclaimed harry potter super-fan who lives in a house full of them.

Still no motive for Holden murder-suicide

HOLDEN, La (FOX44) - The names of the victims in Wednesday's double shooting in Holden have been released, but we still don't know why it happened.

Law enforcement cracking down on misdemeanors

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - If you have an unpaid traffic ticket, or you missed a court date, you could end up behind bars.

Law enforcement agencies cracking down on misdemeanor crimes

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — If you have an unpaid traffic ticket, or you missed a court date, you could end up behind bars. That’s because law enforcement agencies are cracking down on misdemeanor crimes.

Shrimpers still feeling the affects of the BP oil spill

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - 16 months after the BP oil spill, Louisiana shrimpers say they're still struggling.

Local scientist getting ready for an earthquake

LOUISIANA (FOX44) - Top emergency responders in the state are getting ready for an earthquake. Experts say there's a low chance of damage if there's an earthquake in Louisiana.

Laptops now available at EBR Library

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — For the first time ever the East Baton Rouge Parish Library System is letting people take laptops home with them.

"Hairspray" raising money for a great cause

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44)- Tuesday's showing of "Hairspray" at the Baton Rouge Little Theater benefited area students. Proceeds from the tickets sold tonight will go to volunteers in public schools.

Baton Rouge senior citizen concerned about her social security

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Senior citizens all over the country are angry Washington can't come to an agreement on the debt ceiling.

Bodies of elderly couple in Holden could be murder-suicide

HOLDEN, La (FOX44) - Where an elderly couple was found dead in their home. Investigators say it's possible it was the result of a murder suicide.