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First of two police academies in 2015 begins Monday
PAR calls for less budget magic tricks, more long-term solutions
BATON ROUGE - Authorities said Friday that investigators at Southern University have charged or arrested a dozen people in connection with a viral video which appeared to show a large... More >>
11 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 3:08:03 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - A new class of police officers begin the police academy Monday. Twenty-seven recruits will start the 22-week program. The class is made up of five women... More >>
5 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 8:12:59 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - Another vehicle was stopped short by the new Capitol security system Friday as it tried to leave a parking lot. Authorities said a House staffer was... More >>
9 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 4:15:01 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - The Public Affairs Research Council issued a report Friday which compared Governor Bobby Jindal's plans to close a $1.6 billion budget hole to magic tricks, and warned... More >>
11 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 2:11:26 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in Top Story
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BATON ROUGE - Coming into the year for LSU gymnastics, the dream was bringing home the first national title in... More >>
5 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 8:14:52 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in Sports
PLAQUEMINE - The night sky was illuminated with a glowing orange color Friday due to a chemical company's flaring operations.... More >>
7 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 6:19:53 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Siegen Lane in Baton Rouge could be a lot safer for bicycle riders and pedestrians, and there's... More >>
11 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 2:11:02 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Highway safety officials and the National Highway Safety Administration are reminding drivers of the risks of using... More >>
9 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 4:39:52 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - A U.S. senator from Florida is pressing federal officials to disclose technical data and other information about... More >>
9 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 4:27:33 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Metro Councilwoman Tara Wicker (District 10) says a proposed smoking ban could be presented to the council... More >>
9 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 4:25:29 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
FRESNO, CA - Authorities say a large explosion has closed sections of a major highway in Central California and injured... More >>
9 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 4:13:14 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
The opening game of LSU's SEC series against Georgia has been rained out in Athens and the two teams will... More >>
10 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 3:49:04 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in LSU Sports
NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans say a woman is in critical condition after a shooting at small Chinese... More >>
11 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 2:54:27 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
ST. FRANCISVILLE - Yesterday News 2 looked into a fake money scheme in St. Amant, but it seems that another... More >>
10 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 3:39:16 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
BAYOU BOEUF - A wanted man who managed to elude deputies in St. Mary Parish by jumping into Bayou Boeuf... More >>
10 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 3:15:18 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma has become the first state in the U.S. to allow the use of nitrogen gas in... More >>
12 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 2:06:15 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
NEW ORLEANS - The federal government says keepers at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's primate lab broke a monkey's... More >>
12 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 1:42:05 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
NEW ORLEANS- Federal appeals judges peppered lawyers on both sides with questions in a fight over President Barack Obama's move... More >>
13 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 12:28:10 PM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested a man this week after investigators said they caught him dressed as a woman... More >>
14 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 11:22:34 AM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
NASHUA, N.H. - Carly Fiorina wants to block Hillary Rodham Clinton from playing the "gender card" in the 2016 presidential... More >>
15 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 10:57:25 AM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News
FORT WORTH, TX - With a chance to make history on the line, fourth-ranked LSU gymnastics will look to advance... More >>
15 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 10:30:57 AM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in LSU Sports
SAN FRANCISCO - If you're planning on buying the new Apple Watch, don't expect to walk into a store and... More >>
16 hours ago Friday, April 17, 2015 10:04:33 AM CDT April 17, 2015 Friday, April 17 2015 Apr 17, 2015 in News

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