Posted 1:04 PM 10/7/2015 by Martin Crutsinger
WASHINGTON - U.S. consumer borrowing advanced at a solid pace in August, as Americans took out more auto and student loans. The Federal Reserve says consumer borrowing rose by $16 billion in August, pushing the total to a fresh record of $3.47 trillion. The (More)
Posted 9:45 AM 10/7/2015 by Russell Jones, Natalia Verdina
GONZALES - Sheriff's deputies said they're investigating a drone shot down during a dispute between two neighbors in Ascension Parish.
Aaron Hernandez said he was flying his $1,200 remote-controlled quadcopter Monday evening at his father's home when his neighbors took a shot at it. (More)...
Posted 8:44 AM 10/7/2015 by WBRZ Staff
BATON ROUGE- A convicted sex offender has been accused of molesting two children between two and six years old.
James Edward Dyer, 52, was booked into Parish Prison on two counts of molestation of a juvenile. The children were abused at Dyer’s home and the older child reported the (More)
Posted 8:45 PM 10/6/2015 by Brock Sues
BATON ROUGE - The Attorney General's Office announced the arrest of a third person Tuesday in connection with national financial fraud scheme that resulted in the theft of more than 300 identities and more than $5 million in fraud.
26-year-old Jessica Clements-Batiste (More)