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Spike Lee Lawsuit

Movie director Spike Lee is at the center of a campus controversy at Southern University.

Lady Vols Fall to LSU, 63-61

The LSU women's basketball team led number 18 Tennessee by as many as 18 points late in the first half only to see its advantage erased with 8:33 to play.

Tips from the Tee Box on FOX: Wedge Drill

This week, we're joined by special guest Brooke Dillon. She recently won the 10-year old division at the U.S.

LSU Football vs. West Virginia in 2010, 2011

LSU has beefed up its non-conference football schedule for 2010 and 2011. The Tigers will play a home and home series with the West Virginia Mountaineers. LSU and WVU will face each other in Tiger Stadium on September 25th, 2010.

Kids Traded for Bird

Three people face kidnapping charges after deputies say they were involved in a bizarre scheme to trade a tropical bird and cash for two children. It’s a story that is hard to believe.

Insurance Industry Thriving

It may come as a surprise, but one south Louisiana industry is thriving, despite the puttering economy.

Cemetery Damage

A Plaquemine cemetery is shut down because the city says it’s in such bad shape it’s become a public safety hazard. FNBR's Lauren Unger got a firsthand look at the problem.

LSU Softball Team Gets Past Southern Miss

Cody Trahan and Casey Faile combined for 10 strikeouts as the number 20 LSU softball team pushed its winning streak to five games with a 3-1 victory over Southern Miss Wednesday at the new Tiger Park. Trahan tossed five innings of one-hit ball wit

LSU Wins Red Stick Showdown vs. Jags

Leftfielder Blake Dean and centerfielder Leon Landry each homered Wednesday night as top-ranked LSU collected 14 hits to defeat cross-town foe Southern, 11-5. LSU (4-0) improved its overall record against Southern (1-3) to 44-2 in front of a crowd

BRCC Taps Landers as Basketball Coach

Baton Rouge Community College has found someone to lead its new basketball program. Pending board approval, Michael Landers will take over as head basketball coach and athletic director. Landers comes to BRCC from Trinity Valley College in Athe