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  • EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: police tackle downtown tirade Play Video

    November 1, 2013 10:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Police arrested five men, accused of terrorizing people on the streets of downtown early Friday morning. "It was quite a scare," Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said about the situation that developed on Third Street around 2 a.m. The men were "riding down Third Street, attempting to hit... more »
  • DC crowd pushes through barriers to WWII memorial

    October 13, 2013 11:18 AM

    WASHINGTON - A crowd has converged on the World War II Memorial on the National Mall, pushing through barriers to protest the memorial's closing under the government shutdown. WTOP Radio reports that Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah and Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas were among those who gathered Sunday... more »
  • Pope addresses crowd at final public appearance

    February 27, 2013 8:21 AM

    VATICAN CITY - Pope Benedict has made his public goodbye. He addressed tens of thousands of people in and around St. Peter's Square today, in his final general audience before stepping down tomorrow. The pope told the crowd he has had "moments of joy and light, but also moments... more »
  • Wildfire victims crowd shelters as fight continues

    June 27, 2012 5:57 PM

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Winds are pushing a raging Colorado Springs wildfire back toward where homes burned a night earlier, as crews fight to save the U.S. Air Force Academy and houses that had escaped damage. Incident commander Rich Harvey said Wednesday that winds have been shifting since the fire... more »
  • One arrested at Nike Galaxy shoe sale Play Video

    February 24, 2012 10:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested one person and broke up an unruly crowd waiting for a limited-edition set of shoes at the Mall of Louisiana this morning. Casey Hicks with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office said deputies arrested Keenen Andre Poret, 21, of New Orleans for inciting... more »
  • UPDATE: Ariz. Congresswoman, bystanders shot at event

    January 8, 2011 12:58 PM

    WASHINGTON - Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., was shot in the head and an aide killed Saturday when an assailant opened fire in an area where the lawmaker was meeting with constituents in Tucson, congressional officials said. An unknown number of others was injured, these officials said, including additional aides to... more »
  • 'Twilight' stars draw huge crowd at signing

    December 18, 2010 3:27 PM

    Fans of The Twilight Saga lined up outside Best Buy in Baton Rouge for a chance to meet some of the cast members. The first 200 people in line can get an autograph with the purchase of a Twilight Saga:Eclipse DVD, Blu-ray or Combo Pack. Stars from the... more »
  • "Swamp People" draw crowd at Atchafalaya Basin Celebration

    December 11, 2010 1:26 PM

    The cast of the History Channel's "Swamp People" TV show drew a large crowd at the Atchafalaya Basin Celebration in Denham Springs today. The Louisiana Department of Natural Resources hosted the event to celebrate new partners, national attention and tools for preserving the Atchafalaya Basin. People at the... more »
  • Shoppers buying for themselves as well as for others

    November 27, 2010 1:33 PM

    NEW YORK - Retailers are calling it an encouraging sign for the holiday shopping season. They say many customers are not just buying gifts for family and friends, they're buying things for themselves too. While there aren't many sales figures yet for Black Friday, crowds were large. Meanwhile, shoppers who... more »
  • Flash Mob Unruly after Fireworks

    July 5, 2010 8:09 PM

    Fourth of July festivities got unruly in the City of Brotherly Love. As crowds cleared for the night after the fireworks display, an unruly group of young people flooded the streets near city hall in what was described as a flash mob. That's when word is spread on the internet... more »

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  • Police investigate Wednesday night shooting
    Police investigate Wednesday night shooting

    October 1, 2014

    BATON ROUGE- Police said late Wednesday, officers responded to a shooting south of Airline Highway on Plank Road. Officers were not able to release... more »
  • A minor's unaccompanied story

    October 1, 2014

    BATON ROUGE - In February, a 17-year-old crossed the U.S. border illegally attempting to find her mother and escape the crime and violence at home... more »
  • Semi collision closes rural Louisiana highway
    Semi collision closes rural Louisiana highway

    October 1, 2014

    NORWOOD - Highway 67 south of the state line was closed Wednesday evening as State Police worked a crash involving two 18-wheelers. Authorities said... more »
  • A need for speed
    A need for speed

    October 1, 2014

    DETROIT, MICHIGAN- A new version of the classic Chevy Corvette can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in under three-seconds. General Motors says... more »
  • Singing road in New Mexico
    Singing road in New Mexico

    October 1, 2014

    TIJERAS, NEW MEXICO- Transportation leaders in New Mexico hope a new "singing road" will slow speeders along historic Route 66. It'll be built between Albuquerque... more »