BATON ROUGE- Authorities are expected to meet this week to discuss a rash of pharmacy burglaries.
A number of them have been reported in area parishes, and investigators want to compare the crime scenes, video and images of potential suspects. In some of the five cases, the crooks have... more »
GROSSE TETE - A group of men are on the run after they used a sledgehammer and crowbar to bust into a pharmacy.
"We know there's at least three maybe four people involved in this case, and we think that's the kind of information that you could help us... more »
BATON ROUGE- Thanks to LSU tailgating, bars on Perkins and downtown with great drink specials, and the authentic "joie de vivre" in south Louisiana, the region was ranked among the best cities in America to be young, broke and single.
MoneyUnder30.com posted the list. The site promises "simple, honest... more »
BATON ROUGE - Three days after the East Baton Rouge Mayor's Office abruptly fired the city's police chief, his attorney said the Mayor may not have followed policy when making the decision.
Jill Craft, who represents Dewayne White, told News 2 the State Examiner's officer confirmed with her that... more »
SORRENTO - A two-vehicle crash and a broken-down helicopter called out to help caused chaos for in Ascension Parish Wednesday morning. Police Chief Earl Theriot Jr. said a pickup rear-ended an 18-wheeler on Airline Highway as the truck was turning into Sorrento Lumber Co. Inc. Theriot said the driver of... more »
Poverty is rising, and net worth is dropping in the United States. The Census Bureau confirms the nation's poverty rate climbed to 14.3 percent in 2009. 43.6 million do not make enough. The Bureau said 1 in 7 live in poverty, the most since record keeping began 51 years ago.... more »