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Baton Rouge to fight for its crowning moment amid pageant scandal
Cell phone records used to tie kidnapping suspect to woman's murder
Multiple parishes issuing same-sex licenses now
BATON ROUGE - Hours after NBC announced it was not going to broadcast this year's Miss USA pageant, city leaders closest to the production remained mostly tight-lipped about the situation... More >>
5 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 10:04:17 PM CDT in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - Police used cell phone records to connect the dots and develop a murder suspect in a recent high-profile murder case, arrest documents obtained by WBRZ News 2... More >>
10 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 5:09:37 PM CDT in Top Story
More than half of the Louisiana parishes began issuing same-sex marriage licenses Monday afternoon, after officials initially advised them to hold off for nearly a month. Jefferson Parish issued... More >>
16 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 10:41:28 AM CDT in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said a man shot and killed someone who was trying to rob him at gunpoint early Monday morning in East Baton Rouge Parish. Deputies... More >>
15 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 11:28:37 AM CDT in Top Story

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Memphis Grizzlies first-round draft pick Jarell Martin says he has a stress fracture in his foot... More >>
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LUBBOCK, Texas -- The National College Baseball Hall of Fame announced Monday that LSU coach Paul Mainieri is the winner... More >>
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BATON ROUGE - As the women who will participate in the upcoming Miss USA pageant here settle in for their... More >>
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WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has some new things to say about overtime pay. The Labor Department is proposing... More >>
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BATON ROUGE - A Supreme Court ruling Monday concerning a drug used in the lethal injection process does not settle... More >>
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MAYPORT NAVAL STATION, FLORIDA- A sailor accused of videotaping female officers in a shower area aboard a U.S. Navy submarine... More >>
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MERCED, CA - A sheriff admits a mistake of arresting a teen on a warrant for a murder charge he... More >>
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SCOTLANDVILLE - Neighbors said a shooting that left a man dead in his driveway could have been drug related. ... More >>
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WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court says it will dive back into the fight over the use of race in admissions... More >>
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WALKER - The city of Walker plans to pave the way for future industrial growth in the Livingston Parish Industrial... More >>
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SLIDELL - A Slidell man is asking for an explanation from Walmart after his request for a Confederate flag cake... More >>
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BATON ROUGE - Police are looking to identify the suspect behind a robbery at a convenience store on Coursey Blvd... More >>
10 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 4:46:11 PM CDT in News
COLUMBIA, S.C. - A survey of South Carolina legislators shows there's enough support to remove the Confederate flag from Statehouse... More >>
10 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 4:43:31 PM CDT in News
BATON ROUGE - The top lawyer for Governor Bobby Jindal's administration said Monday that protections are still in place for... More >>
10 hours ago June 29, 2015 Jun 29, 2015 Monday, June 29 2015 Monday, June 29, 2015 4:33:20 PM CDT in News
BATON ROUGE - Louisiana's penalties for having small amounts of marijuana have been lowered. Gov. Bobby Jindal signed the measure... More >>
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NEW YORK - Stocks are closing with their biggest losses of the year as investors worry about fallout from Greece's... More >>
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BATON ROUGE - Gov. Bobby Jindal has signed the three bills that make up a legislative deal brokered in the... More >>
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