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    Child killed, two others thrown from car in Assumption Parish

    Child killed, two others thrown from car in Assumption Parish

    Updated: 9:08 AM 6/16/2014

    NAPOLEONVILLE - State police say an eight-year-old was killed when he was ejected from the car he was riding in. Two other children were also injured. The accident happened just before 9:00 p.m. on LA-1 near Howard Ln. in Assumption Parish. Investigators say the car they were riding in... (More)
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    911 dispatchers honored for saving trapped woman

    911 dispatchers honored for saving trapped woman

    Updated: 10:58 PM 7/24/2014

    PORT ALLEN- Dispatchers at the West Baton Rouge Parish 911 office were honored by the parish council Thursday night for their efforts that saved a woman's life recently. At the end of June, a 51-year-old woman, living alone, fell down and could not get up. She managed to crawl... (More)
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    Slime and filth build up in abandoned car shop

    Updated: 10:39 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - People call an abandoned oil change facility an accident waiting to happen. The shop, off Old Hammond Highway and Millerville Road, is filling up with water and vagrants are taking shelter inside. The building has busted windows and oil-change bays are nearly overflowing with water, oil... (More)
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    Still no plan to fill Gustav money hole

    Updated: 10:24 PM 7/24/2014

    LIVINGSTON - The Livingston Parish Council voted against hearing from a lawyer who claimed to have an idea about how to deal with a $59 million issue related to storm cleanup. Plans were supposed to be addressed Thursday night about steps going forward since arbitrators in Washington, D.C. sided... (More)
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    Ohio State band director fired

    Ohio State band director fired

    Updated: 7:53 PM 7/24/2014

    COLUMBUS, OHIO- The leader of what's known as the "Best Damned Band in the Land" was fired by Ohio State University for knowing about but ignoring "serious cultural Issues", including sexual harassment. Jonathan Waters took over the band two years ago after serving in lesser capacities for ten years.... (More)
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    The most graphic of medical mistakes

    The most graphic of medical mistakes

    Updated: 7:43 PM 7/24/2014

    BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA- A man is suing a hospital, doctors and others for what was supposed to be a procedure for circumcision that turned into one of the most outlandish medical mistakes. His penis was mistakenly amputated. Johnny Lee Banks says he went to Princeton Baptist Medical center last... (More)
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    Roommate dispute leads to kitchen knife stabbing

    Roommate dispute leads to kitchen knife stabbing

    Updated: 6:49 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - A man faces an attempted second degree murder charge after he stabbed one of his roommates with a kitchen knife during an argument, according to BRPD. Police said they arrested 51-year-old Todd Banks after they received reports that Banks stabbed a 53-year-old man who lived in... (More)
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    Saints' Payton: New training camp site 'pretty amazing'

    Saints' Payton: New training camp site 'pretty amazing'

    Updated: 6:41 PM 7/24/2014

    WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - Saints coach Sean Payton says the new training camp setup at the Greenbrier resort is "pretty amazing," and that a change in environment should be a good thing. Payton, speaking after the team reported for camp on Thursday, says he's also pleased the list of... (More)
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    National pro-life organization visits Baton Rouge

    Updated: 6:30 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Protesters from across the country were in Baton Rouge Thursday to rally against abortion. More than 100 people gathered outside Delta Women's Clinic chanting, singing and praying in an effort to spread their message. A majority of the protestors were members of "Operation Save America,"... (More)
  • International News

    Burkina official: Plane wreckage found in Mali

    Burkina official: Plane wreckage found in Mali

    Updated: 6:06 PM 7/24/2014

    OUAGADOUGO, Burkina Faso - A Burkina Faso official says the wreckage of the Air Algerie plane that went missing has been found in Mali. Gen. Gilbert Diendere says the wreckage was located about 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the border of Burkina Faso near the village of Boulikessi in Mali.... (More)
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    EBRSO: Teens admit to making Frenchtown Rd. barriers

    Updated: 6:05 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Homemade roadblocks in East Baton Rouge Parish landed three teens in hot water Thursday. Sheriff's deputies said three teens turned themselves in Thursday afternoon and took responsibility for setting a number of makeshift barriers on Frenchtown Road near Richardson. The roadblocks were made of plywood... (More)
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    Supt. White fights back over allegations of wrongdoing

    Updated: 5:25 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The state Superintendent of Education sent a four-page letter to the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education Wednesday to clear up rhetoric where he says unfounded allegations are being made. The letter goes into detail about travel expenses that he was reimbursed for and how the... (More)
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    St. Helena to get new school facility

    Updated: 5:24 PM 7/24/2014

    GREENSBURG - The St. Helena College and Career Academy is gearing up for the school year by working to complete construction on a brand new facility. The building will have classrooms, a science lab, and administrative offices. It will hold between 700 and 800 students. The school was... (More)
  • 2 Your Health

    Tips to keep kids germ free at school

    Updated: 5:07 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - With August upon us and school just around the corner, Dr. Mindy Calandro stopped by News 2 at 4 to provide parents with some tips to keep your kids in the classroom and avoid taking early sick days in the coming school year. The doctor said... (More)
  • State News

    BESE effort to hire lawyer faces Jindal resistance

    BESE effort to hire lawyer faces Jindal resistance

    Updated: 4:32 PM 7/24/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The state education board has hit a roadblock from Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration in its efforts to hire a law firm to pursue a possible lawsuit against the governor. The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education is considering whether to get involved in a lawsuit against... (More)
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    Detectives arrest accused Western store burglar

    Detectives arrest accused Western store burglar

    Updated: 4:18 PM 7/24/2014

    AMITE - Detectives from the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office said they arrested a 23-year-old woman for the July 21 burglary of a Western store in Amite. 23-year-old Latricia Rowland of Greensburg was booked into the parish jail on one count of simple burglary, according to a TPSO spokesperson. ... (More)
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