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Alleged pilot in Austin crash leaves behind reported suicide note

AUSTIN - The Austin-American Statesman has posted an alleged suicide note on their website.

Caught in the Web: Barbie gets 2 new jobs

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Students stress importance of 2010 U.S. Census

A group of mass communications students at LSU have entered a national competition and will be campaigning for the U.S.

Fat Tuesday in New Roads

Thousands of people in New Roads skipped a day in New Orleans and stayed close to home for some Fat Tuesday fun. The party kicked off with the 88th Annual Community Center Carnival Parade. Organizers say it's the oldest parade outside of New Orlean

Caught in the Web: Study ranks states in order of happiness

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Caught in the Web: Film director told he's 'too fat to fly'

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Man drowns while crawfishing in Plaquemine

Authorities in Plaquemine recovered the body of a fisherman who was first reported missing Sunday afternoon. Investigators say a local fisherman found twenty two year old Joshua Rineheart's body in the Grand River this morning. Crews had called

Caught in the Web: Baldwin makes quick recovery from hospital trip

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Safety Officials Prepared For Snow

Public safety officials say they're prepared for the worst. They didn't take any chances with today's wintry weather. Department of Transportation officials sprayed glycol, an icing that helps prevent icing roads.

Governor Jindal announces state budget proposal

Governor Bobby Jindal says there will be no more cuts to higher education. The state faces a $1 billion short fall. The proposed $24.2 billion budget focuses on protecting economic growth, certain parts of healthcare, and education.