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Albany's police chief survives dangerous suspect escape

Albany's Chief of Police considers himself lucky to be back at work—A run-in with three alleged trespassers nearly cost him his life.

Billboard Counts Down the Most Popular 'GLEE' Performances

To celebrate the return of “GLEE”, “Billboard” has rounded up the show's 10 most popular performances, based on

Lawmakers to cut $319 million

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana has a $319 million budget deficit this year. That's the estimate adopted Wednesday by the state's income forecasting panel, the Revenue Estimating Conference. Lawmakers and Gov.

LA ranks highest in auto insurance rates

Louisiana is now considered the most expensive state to drive in. That's according to a new ranking released by Insure.com. The company says drivers in the Pelican State pay a $2500 premium which is about a grand over the national average. The

Bill to ban red light cams fails

Get used to seeing those red light cameras around town. A bill to ban their use in Louisiana died in committee today.

Subway's Jared On Weight Loss

He's lost hundreds of pounds and tomorrow Jared from Subway shares his advice on what it takes to start dropping weight. 'Losing It In Louisiana' Tuesday nights on NBC33 News at 10p.

EBR Sheriff Deputy shooting suspect dead

The search for the man accused of shooting an East Baton Rouge Sheriffs Deputy has ended . Dewayne Steward is dead. Authorities say he shot himself in the head outside a trailer in Hillaryville, near Darrow.

National Scenic Byway designation for Louisiana’s Great River Road

BATON ROUGE, LA –Louisiana’s “Great River Road” has been designated a National Scenic Byway by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration.

Erin Andrews Gun Threat

TMZ has obtained another email targeting "Dancing with the Stars" contestant Erin Andrews, and it's the clearest sign yet the man who wrote it is a potential threat. TMZ broke the story that a man in Newport News, Virginia has been sending sexual

Update: Four Confirmed Dead In I-10 Crash

State Police say four people have died in this morning's crash. It happened around 5:15. I-10 West at mile marker 140 near Grosse Tete remains closed. Louisiana State Police say a tractor trailer was headed East when it sideswiped another th