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  • Some cell phones can't reach LSP emergency line Play Video

    February 25, 2013 4:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Verizon Wireless users statewide could be left out in the cold during an emergency on the road. A Verizon spokeswoman company told News 2 that a problem with their network does not allow customers to access *LSP or 577. She said the company was unaware of the... more »
  • For new AT&T users, no more "all you can eat" data

    June 2, 2010 1:42 PM

    Just in time for the release of a new iPhone,AT&T will stop letting new customers sign up for its unlimited Internet data plan for smart phones and iPads and charge more for users who hog the most bandwidth. AT&T hopes to ease congestion on its network, which has drawn... more »
  • Anti-texting software for cell phones

    March 24, 2010 12:52 PM

    A bill in Louisiana's upcoming legislative session would stiffen the penalties for drivers caught texting while driving. New cell phone technology may help make that unnecessary. Verizon wireless is just one of the major cellular service providers offering software to disable a cell phone's texting capability while driving.... more »
  • Verizon lowers voice plan prices

    January 15, 2010 8:18 PM

    Verizon Wireless cut the price of unlimited call plans but customers are being hit up to buy data plans. The data plans are used to access the internet and check email on high-end mobile devices. Verizon says it'll charge $70 a month for an unlimited calling plan, down from $100.... more »

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    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 »
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    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 »
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    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 »
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    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 »
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    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 »