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A cold front will slip through the #BatonRouge  area this weekend bringing an end to the warming trend. There is also some rain in sight on the 7-Day Forecast. Details ➡️

Deputies are searching for a band of car burglars seen breaking into vehicles outside upscale homes in Denham Springs this week.

"This is such a widespread problem. It seems like something needs to happen and not be up for vote." As Mayor-President Broome proposes a parishwide fee for a new stormwater plan, some frustrated homeowners are saying the move is long overdue.

Despite Thursday night's lengthy, contentious meeting, the East Baton Rouge school board won't endorse an investigation into wrongdoing at the "Day of Hope" field trip.

Temperatures will stay above average today, but some cooler changes coming to the forecast this weekend. For the full forecast:

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A man was arrested after a drug bust at his home led deputies to discover several drugs and a secret lab.

Deputies are searching for two people who stole cars from a collision center and crashed into each other when they tried to flee.

Friday's job report showed that hiring in America stayed solid throughout September.

St. Tammany sheriff's deputies arrested a man seen breaking into a business by cutting a hole through the side wall with power tools.

Years after a man was found dead alongside a Louisiana highway with most of his limbs cut off, detectives says a foot found inside a bucket at a Mississippi home has helped them solve the cold case.

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JUST IN: The Mall of Louisiana is temporarily closed while first responders try to capture an escaped python.

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Looks like Mike just showed some visitors why you should never turn your back on a tiger

BREAKING: Officials say an LSU student was found dead inside a car on Government Street this morning. It appears she was shot multiple times.

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Southern University becomes first HBCU to launch line of medical marijuana products.

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WATCH: Rapper Boosie was at the Baton Rouge airport this morning as heavy flooding hit the area. Check out his full interview with @danadipiazza  here:

Sign of the times: A grocery store on LSU's campus just converted its salad bar into a massive beer cooler ahead of tomorrow's LSU-Southern tailgate.

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Police said the bus driver left a voice message with the 13-year-old girl's family saying he was in love with her and that he'd been watching her since she started middle school.

BREAKING NEWS: Sheriff's deputies discovered a body in the Mississippi River in St. John the Baptist Parish Tuesday morning.

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