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Mother's Day gifts give back to Louisiana

For one local company protecting our coast comes in the form of Mother's Day gifts. The Niven Morgan Company will donate a portion of May sales from one of its most popular personal care and candle lines to the American Wetland Foundation.

Consumer Alert: Real Estate Scam

Yesterday NBC33 News told you about two scam artists who were arrested in Baton Rouge for real estate fraud. They finagled five thousand dollars from an eager prospective home buyer.

Your Voice: Nashville Flood Coverage

Your Voice: Was the flooding in Nashville overshadowed by the oil spill? It all began Saturday, May 1 when Nashville Police closed roads due to heavy storms. The next day, railroad bridges were found washed off their foundations.

2010 National Tourism Week

Louisiana Office of Tourism chooses education as the theme for the 2010 National Tourism Week.

REMINDER: BP & Federal Contact Numbers Regarding Gulf Oil Spill

REMINDER: BP and Federal Contact Numbers Regarding Gulf Oil Spill.  

Oil Spill Creates 500 New Jobs

Oil Spill creates 500 new jobs.  

Crisis On The Coast

The gulf coast in crisis and NBC33 News was there. Only NBC33's Oil Impact Tracker allowed you to track the oil spill movements online. NBC33 was the only local news station to bring you the President's visit live, as it happened.

LA unveils "worst case scenario" plan

Louisiana is taking a new approach to fight the crisis on the coast. This comes after President Obama's trip to Louisiana yesterday. Governor Bobby Jindal has a "worst case scenario" plan of action.

Oil spill threatens Louisiana's coast

It's a race against the clock for clean-up crews trying to keep tens of thousands of gallons of oil from washing up on Louisiana's coast.

Family says LA medical malpractice laws need reform

A Plaquemine family wants state lawmakers to reform the medical malpractice laws. The Lefebrvs say a family member died from a botched gastric bypass surgery. They spoke at a House Committee hearing to support a bill that would increase the cur