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Posted 8:20 AM 5/22/2015 by Melissa Moore
BATON ROUGE- The Office of Motor Vehicles is expected to be back up and running Friday, after it was shut down Thursday due to a fire at the state police data center. State Police spokesman Capt. Doug Cain said the data center fire shut down all automated systems at the Department of (More)
Posted 11:07 AM 5/20/2015 by WBRZ Staff
ADDIS - A handful of families were forced from their homes had to stay with friends, relatives, or a hotel provided by the railroad following an evacuation order issued Tuesday night when rail cars jumped the tracks and overturned.
The overnight evacuation was ordered at 7 p.m. for people (More)
Posted 7:46 AM 5/19/2015 by Brian Slodysko
BATON ROUGE - A contentious bill that thrust Louisiana into a national debate over religious objections laws will finally get a hearing. The bill stirred controversy when it was proposed. The Tuesday hearing before the House civil law committee comes after the halfway point of the (More)
Posted 4:55 PM 5/18/2015 by Russell Jones, Chris Nakamoto, Trey Schmaltz
BATON ROUGE - Investigators said Monday that finding the body of an East Baton Rouge woman who'd been missing for a month was like discovering a needle in a haystack.
Sheriff's deputies said Sunday they'd found Tahereh Ghassemi shot to death and buried in a remote area of St. Helena (More)