• 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 - Record coal exports in recent years are helping the U.S. appear to be making more progress on global warming than it is. But they may not be helping the planet. As America gets greener, and produces more energy, it has sent more dirty fuels abroad, saddling... (More)
  • Sports

    Final arguments today in Sterling trial

    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)
  • National News

    Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

    Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

    Updated: 2:08 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)
  • International News

    Relative lull in Gaza as UN calls for cease-fire

    Relative lull in Gaza as UN calls for cease-fire

    Updated: 2:03 AM 7/28/2014

    JERUSALEM, Israel - Israel and Hamas have lowered the pace of the fighting in the three-week-old Gaza war as international efforts intensify to end the conflict that has already killed 1,030 Palestinians and 43 Israeli soldiers. The Israeli military said Monday it hasn't carried out any attacks in Gaza since... (More)
  • WBRZ News

    Revised law will help notify law enforcement of arsonists

    Updated: 11:27 PM 7/27/2014

    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)
  • Adv. - more news below

  • Sports

    Willfong wins Baton Rouge amateur golf title

    Willfong wins Baton Rouge amateur golf title

    Updated: 11:14 PM 7/27/2014

    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)
  • HS Sports

    Sports 2-A-Days: Baker

    Sports 2-A-Days: Baker

    Updated: 11:08 PM 7/27/2014

    BAKER - Sandwhiched between Scotlandville and Zachary, the Baker Buffalos are trying one again to establish an identity as a force to be reckoned with, starting with district 3-7A. The Buffalos went 1-9 in 2012, the first year under head coach Richard Oliver, but improved to 3-7 last year... (More)
  • LSU Sports

    Tigers shine at Cape Cod League All-Star game

    Tigers shine at Cape Cod League All-Star game

    Updated: 10:58 PM 7/27/2014

    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)
  • Weather - Pat Shingleton Column

    Pat Shingleton: Thanks a lot Doug

    Pat Shingleton: Thanks a lot  Doug

    Updated: 10:14 PM 7/27/2014

    As noted in Sunday's column, heat waves initiated cool-downs. Years ago, the inflatable pool was "shot-up" by Doug Kelly's B.B. gun. Mom instructed us to fill the wash tub with cold water and stick my brother Kevin in there for a few days. He enjoyed it even though his lips... (More)
  • Local News

    APSO: Former deputy dies saving his dog

    APSO: Former deputy dies saving his dog

    Updated: 7:11 PM 7/27/2014

    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)
  • Adv. - more news below

  • National News

    Man walks into river to evade traffic stop, drowns

    Man walks into river to evade traffic stop, drowns

    Updated: 4:43 PM 7/27/2014

    D'IBERVILLE, Miss. - Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove says searchers have found the body of a 21-year-old man who walked backward into a river rather than face a traffic stop. He says an autopsy will be performed Monday on James Dwight King of D'Iberville. King's body was found Sunday afternoon... (More)
  • National News

    Cable on Ohio amusement park ride snaps, hurting 2

    Cable on Ohio amusement park ride snaps, hurting 2

    Updated: 1:33 PM 7/27/2014

    SANDUSKY, Ohio - An Ohio amusement park ride that swings riders as high as 125 feet has been closed indefinitely after a cable snapped, injuring two visitors. Cedar Point spokesman Bryan Edwards says a cable on one of the Skyhawk ride's carriages disconnected late Saturday. One rider was treated at... (More)
  • International News

    Shipwrecked Concordia completes last voyage

    Shipwrecked Concordia completes last voyage

    Updated: 11:22 AM 7/27/2014

    GENOA, Italy - The shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner has completed its final journey. Pulled by tugboats and nudged by brisk winds, the wreck was eased Sunday into Genoa's port - where it will be scrapped. The luxury liner struck a reef when its captain sailed too close to Giglio... (More)
  • Local News

    Police: Man killed in crash overnight on I-10

    Police: Man killed in crash overnight on I-10

    Updated: 10:17 AM 7/27/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge police say one man is dead after a crash on I-10 involving two suspected intoxicated drivers. Officials say Jason Smith's, 39, car stalled because it was running out of gas. He was hit by Sarah Raimondi, 37, while pushing his car. He is in... (More)
  • Weather - Pat Shingleton Column

    Pat Shingleton: "The Washtub, more than washing..."

    Pat Shingleton: "The Washtub, more than washing..."

    Updated: 4:00 AM 7/27/2014

    The Heat Index could register above the 100 degree mark this weekend. Keep the A.C. humming, the ceiling fans rotating and stay hydrated. As noted in a previous column, my mother instructed me to "fill the washtub" so that my brother Kevin would get a "cool-down" during episodes of blistering... (More)
  • Adv. - more news below

True View

Watch ABC ABC News ABC News

Your Weather Photos

News Video

Sports Video

Programming

Now on WBRZ 2

5:00 AM WBRZ News Tune-in 5:00 AM - WBRZ News Tune-in
The 2une In Morning News Team provides a first in-depth look at overnight local, regional, statewide and national news events, as well as up-to-the-minute business news, sports reports and the latest information on local weather and traffic issues
7:00 AM Good Morning America 7:00 AM - Good Morning America
From "Guardians of the Galaxy," actress Zoe Saldana; the five items every college student needs to have in their dorm room.
9:00 AM LIVE! with Kelly and Michael 9:00 AM - LIVE! with Kelly and Michael
The hosts talk to actress Zoe Saldana about her experiences making "Guardians of the Galaxy"; an interview with YouTube sensation Bethany Mota.
10:00 AM The View 10:00 AM - The View
Legal expert Sunny Hostin and "Crossfire's" S.E. Cupp guest co-host; actors John Lithgow and Alfred Molina from "Love is Strange"; style journalist Tai Beauchamp hosts "Must Have Monday" to show the hottest accessories of the season.

View Full Listings

Now on WBRZ Digital 2.2 Cable 124

5:00 AM WBRZ News 2 Louisiana 5:00 AM - WBRZ News 2 Louisiana
The events and stories that have shaped the day's local, regional and national news, the latest items of interest in the Baton Rouge area community, daily business updates, sports scores and weather forecasts are reported by the WBRZ News 2 Team.
6:00 AM WBRZ News 2 Louisiana 6:00 AM - WBRZ News 2 Louisiana
The events and stories that have shaped the day's local, regional and national news, the latest items of interest in the Baton Rouge area community, daily business updates, sports scores and weather forecasts are reported by the WBRZ News 2 Team.
7:00 AM WBRZ News 2 Louisiana 7:00 AM - WBRZ News 2 Louisiana
The events and stories that have shaped the day's local, regional and national news, the latest items of interest in the Baton Rouge area community, daily business updates, sports scores and weather forecasts are reported by the WBRZ News 2 Team.
8:00 AM WBRZ News 2 Louisiana 8:00 AM - WBRZ News 2 Louisiana
The events and stories that have shaped the day's local, regional and national news, the latest items of interest in the Baton Rouge area community, daily business updates, sports scores and weather forecasts are reported by the WBRZ News 2 Team.

View Full Listings

Now on WBRZ Digital 2.3 Cable 18,125

5:00 AM WBRZ 24 Hour Weather 5:00 AM - WBRZ 24 Hour Weather
6:00 AM WBRZ 24 Hour Weather 6:00 AM - WBRZ 24 Hour Weather
7:00 AM WBRZ 24 Hour Weather 7:00 AM - WBRZ 24 Hour Weather
8:00 AM WBRZ 24 Hour Weather 8:00 AM - WBRZ 24 Hour Weather

View Full Listings

Now on WBTR-41 Cable 19

5:00 AM Louisiana News Magazine 5:00 AM - Louisiana News Magazine
Louisiana News Magazine hosts present the latest information on celebrity news, entertainment, sports highlights and updates, music, movies and television, fashion trends, lifestyle matters, travel adventures. and health issues in Louisiana.
6:00 AM First Business 6:00 AM - First Business
Expert stock market analysts take an early-morning look at the day's trading, equities, geo-political news, options and possibilities and share their ideas for making the most out of investments by moving shares within the market.
6:30 AM AgDay 6:30 AM - AgDay
Host Clinton Griffiths reviews the latest in agriculture news related to farm policy and producer and consumer news, market trends on the agribusiness front and weather, plus events and human interest stories occurring throughout farm country.
7:00 AM WBRZ-Tune In 7:00 AM - WBRZ-Tune In

View Full Listings

Live Traffic Center

Most Popular