• State News

    Police probe latest New Orleans shooting

    Police probe latest New Orleans shooting

    Updated: 10:47 AM 7/28/2014

    NEW ORLEANS - Police in New Orleans say they have begun a homicide investigation in connection with a death in the city's Algiers area.

    Police said the victim in the Monday morning incident was a 23-year-old man.

    Police said they were responding to a call at 6:45 a.m. about a man who had been shot. They found the victim in a grassy area between a canal and an apartment complex.

    IMAGE: WWL-TV

  • State News

    Wreck closes I-12 near Hammond

    Wreck closes I-12 near Hammond

    Updated: 10:35 AM 7/28/2014

    HAMMOND - Traffic officials closed a portion of I-12 after a wreck near Hammond Monday morning.

    The wreck happened on I-12 East near Pumpkin Center Road, according to the Department of Transportation and Development.

    Traffic is passing through the area on the right shoulder. DOTD reported the road reopened at 10:35 a.m., and that congestion in the area was minimal.

    There's no word of any injuries from this wreck.

  • Local News

    Police: Man arrested for rape, kidnapping and multiple robberies

    Updated: 9:01 AM 7/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police arrested a teen accused of going on a crime spree that involved three robberies, two women kidnapped and raped, two vehicles stolen, and one man shot early Sunday morning. Officials say Andre Young, 19, and some other people robbed a woman on McClelland... (More)
  • Local News

    Together BR to discuss "grocery gap"

    Together BR to discuss "grocery gap"

    Updated: 8:37 AM 7/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Together Baton Rouge will hold a public meeting Monday night to discuss the "grocery gap" in East Baton Rouge Parish. The EBR Food Access Policy Commission was started by Together BR and the Mayor's Health City Initiative to address the lack of grocery stores in some... (More)
  • 2une In

    Best Buy takes you back to school

    Updated: 7:51 AM 7/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Chad Rosamand from Best Buy stopped by 2une In this morning with some of best gadgets as your kids get ready to go back to school.

    Chad showed off some of the coolest items on the market including the Apple iPad Air, Samsung Galaxy Fit and Jawbone Jambox Mini.

    Check out the video for more information.

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  • National News

    Small plane crashes on beach, hits father and daughter on ground

    Updated: 7:33 AM 7/28/2014

    VENICE, FL - A Georgia man is dead and his 9-year-old daughter is in the hospital with critical injuries after they were hit by a small plane that made an emergency landing on a Florida Gulf Coast beach. The Piper Cherokee crash-landed Sunday afternoon, losing a wheel, damaging a wind... (More)
  • National News

    Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

    Updated: 7:08 AM 7/28/2014

    LOS ANGELES - A coroner's official says a 20-year-old man has died after lightning struck or rattled 14 people at popular Venice Beach in Los Angeles and Catalina Island. Los Angeles County coroner's Lt. Larry Dietz says the man was taken from the beach and pronounced dead at a hospital... (More)
  • Local News

    Revised law will help notify law enforcement of arsonists

    Updated: 7:07 AM 7/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE - A new law is reformatting the arson registry database to keep better tabs on firebugs. The arson registry was established in 2010 to track convicted arsonists but some state leaders call it insufficient. State Fire Marshal Deputy, Brant Thompson, said they are reformatting the registry to monitor... (More)
  • Sports

    Willfong wins Baton Rouge amateur golf title

    Willfong wins Baton Rouge amateur golf title

    Updated: 7:07 AM 7/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Facing sweltering heat, stiff competition, and his 4th round of golf in 2 days, Scott Willfong staved off all of the adverse elements to win the Baton Rouge amateur golf championship Sunday afternoon at Santa Maria golf course. Willfong fired an even-par 72 to beat 7-time... (More)
  • LSU Sports

    Tigers shine at Cape Cod League All-Star game

    Tigers shine at Cape Cod League All-Star game

    Updated: 7:07 AM 7/28/2014

    BOURNE, MA - Chris Chinea hit a home run for the West team in the Cape Cod League All-Star game Sunday night, and he wasn't the only LSU Tiger with a great game. The West won 5-0 on the strength of Chinea, Connor Hale (who produced 2 hits and... (More)
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  • Local News

    APSO: Former deputy dies saving his dog

    APSO: Former deputy dies saving his dog

    Updated: 7:06 AM 7/28/2014

    ASCENSION PARISH - The Ascension Parish sheriff's office says one of it's former deputies was killed trying to save his dog Sunday morning. Lt. Sam Vitter, 56, drowned in the Spanish Oaks subdivision pond on Swamp Road in Prairieville. Ascension deputies, the Prairieville fire department and the Gonzales... (More)
  • Weather

    Cold front arrives tonight

    Cold front arrives tonight

    Updated: 5:51 AM 7/28/2014

    Another partly sunny, hot and humid day is expected across Southeastern Louisiana and Southern Mississippi. Look for high temperatures to reach the mid 90s with high humidity pushing afternoon feels-like temperatures over 100° again. By the afternoon, showers and thunderstorms will develop from north to south along a well-advertised... (More)
  • International News

    Police team turns back from Ukraine crash site

    Updated: 5:21 AM 7/28/2014

    SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine - An international police team has failed to reach the crash site of a Malaysian Airlines plane for a second day running as clashes rage in a town on the road to the area. A delegation of Australian and Dutch police and forensic experts stopped Monday in Shakhtarsk,... (More)
  • National News

    Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

    Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

    Updated: 3:31 AM 7/28/2014

    NEWPORT NEWS, VA - As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. This fossil fuel trade threatens to undermine President... (More)
  • Sports

    Final arguments today in Sterling trial

    Updated: 2:28 AM 7/28/2014

    LOS ANGELES - Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion. Lawyers for Sterling plan to argue Monday that Shelly Sterling had no right to make... (More)
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