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Consumer Alert: Helping Haiti Victims

As aid continues to come into Haiti, more organizations here are relying on you for support. But now a growing number of folks that claim to use your money to help victims are keeping it for themselves. The Better Business Bureau says there hav

Caught in the Web: Dolly Parton swears off plastic surgery

Here are some stories we found tonight, "Caught in the Web":

Louisiana's Haunted History: Eclipse of the Spanish Moon

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) FOX44 and CW21 investigate one of Baton Rouge’s oldest buildings: The Spanish Moon.

Playground Attack

An attack at an area playground is being treated as a hate crime. It happened earlier this week at a playground in Baker. Police say five black teens walked through the playground and used a racial slur at one of the kids playing.

Local organizations help Haiti victims

Here in Loiusiana, folks are already mobilizing to help the millions of people affected the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that shook Haiti yesterday. Haiti Mission Inc in Thibodaux has a group on standby.

Horses bothering Baker residents

UPDATE: East Baton Rouge Animal Control officials say they have taken three of the horses away. Wandering horses are causing a huge problem in Baker.

Obama wants record $708 billion for wars next year

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama will ask Congress for an additional $33 billion to fight unpopular wars in Afghanistan and Iraq on top of a record $708 billion for the Defense Department next year, The Associate

No fire hydrants, no problem

A massive house fire early Monday morning in Zachary had the local fire department requesting backup.

Mayor's sister in federal custody

U.S. Marshals arrested Evelyn Holden today for violating terms of her release. Holden was among the people involved in the Baton Rouge Court scandal. The U.S.