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Woman spends over $1K with credit cards stolen from Baton Rouge General

Police are looking for a woman who spent over $1,000 using stolen credit cards.

Thief pepper sprays worker, steals $2,500 in cell phones

Detectives are looking for a man who pepper sprayed a store employee and then stole over $2,500 in cell phones. It happened on January 18, 2015, at the T-Mobile store on Siegen Lane.

LSU-Boston College series adjusted due to anticipated inclement weather

Due to a forecast of severe weather in the Baton Rouge area on Sunday, the schedule for this weekend’s LSU-Boston College baseball series has been adjusted so that all three games may be played in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Deputies name suspect who killed brother and sister in New Roads shooting

Deputies say they are looking for the man who shot a brother and sister to death in New Roads last night.

Baton Rouge Kennel Club hosts watch party for Westminster show

Miss P, a 15 inch Beagle, won "Best in Show" at the Westminster Kennel Club's 139th Annual Dog show in New York, NY.

Missing teen found in Indiana, police looking for man who drove her there

15-year-old Nicole Burns, who went missing from Denham Springs, has been found in Indiana, according to Louisiana State Police.

Inside the Exhibit: How the LSU Museum of Art creates a show

The LSU Museum of Art has a new exhibit about Venice, one of Europe’s great cities. There is lots of famous artwork to see — but it is what you don’t see that makes the exhibit possible.

Some Baton Rouge Radio Shack locations are closing

Some Radio Shack locations in the Capital City are closing the doors for good. After filing for bankruptcy, Radio Shack released a list of stores that will close by March.

Somebody is throwing dog feces at Christian Arvel’s camp

Going back to the gas station on the corner of government street and lovers lane, It looks like a completely different building.

LSU baseball to take on Nicholls St. on Wednesday

 – Second-ranked LSU (3-0) plays host to Nicholls (2-1) at 6:30 p.m. CT Wednesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

State Fire Marshal says A/C unit caused massive Denham Springs fire

Investigators have determined what caused the massive fire that destroyed two businesses in Denham Springs two weeks ago.

Authorities looking for 15-year-old girl missing from Denham Springs

Authorities are looking for a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing from Denham Springs today.

February proves to be busy month for addiction treatment centers

At Cenikor in Baton Rouge, February and March are the busiest times of the year when it comes to people checking in and getting help. Program director Keith Cooper says Lent has a little to do with it.

Mardi Gras means big business for local party stores

Bags and bags of beads, throws and boas, it's a Louisiana tradition. "My favorite parts are the big beads and the specialty beads," said Donna Travis, the owner of Party Time.

Space heater sparks fire, causes $25,000 in damages

A space heater caused an estimated $25,000 in damages after sparking a fire early this afternoon, according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department. It happened around 12:24 p.m. in the 2600 block of Lobelia Avenue.