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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

Wilson names new leaders

The doors of Wilson's Town Hall are finally open again. When the village's former Mayor Joshua Thomas was recalled at the end of March, its policemen and town clerk quit...

'BONES' Celebrates Its 100th Episode

The cast of FOX's hit crime series "BONES" hits the red carpet to celebrate the shows 100th episode. The popular forensic drama stars David Boreanaz and Emily Deschanel.

Baton Rouge doctor: Some pharmacies are putting patients at risk

Generic perscription drugs can often save you money over brand name ones, but one doctor says, the cheaper version could affect your health. By law, generic drugs can have 80% to 120% of the active ingredient found in the brand name drug. That

Saints envelopes on sale at post office

Saints fans have another piece of championship memorabilia to add to their Superbowl stash. The United States Post Office has created a special edition envelope to commemorate the team’s historic Superbowl XLIV victory! The envelopes cost $15 a

Group orders Gov. Jindal, state leaders to resign

An anti-government group has targeted dozens of governors around the nation. Federal authorities say more than 30 state leaders received letters from a group that calls it self "Guardians of the Free Republics." Investigators would not share the d

State shuts down three oyster beds in one week

The Department of Health Hospitals has closed its third oyster harvesting area in just eight days. Oyster beds in Southern Jefferson and Lafourche parishes are now off-limits to fishermen. A ban was placed on beds in St.