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BR video game developer needs your help

A Baton Rouge man is designing something fun for all of us, especially those of you who love video games. But he needs your help to do it.

UPDATE: Convicted felon wanted on weapons charges turns himself in to APSO

UPDATE (9/18/14): A convicted felon wanted on weapons charges, is now in the Ascension Parish Jail.

LSU student gets $50,000 for tuition on Ellen Show

One of those LSU students has been in the national spotlight this week. She was on the Ellen Degeneres show earlier this week. Now, finding a way to pay for her education is a problem that's behind this LSU tiger.

'Bernie Madoff of Baton Rouge' sentenced to over 5 years in federal prison

‘The Bernie Madoff of Baton Rouge’ now knows just how long he'll spend in jail after admitting to bilking people out of lots of money.

Local leaders debate common core

The common core debate continues to heat up! During a panel discussion today, local leaders and school officials spoke for and against the bench marked set of standards. Teachers say common core is an endless pit of bad news!

Campaign sign causes controversy

"Don't vote for the crook." That's the message Cassie Felder is telling voters. But initially, the signs didn't last long.

High School Football Rankings: NBC33's Top-33 (Week 2)

Here's where you can find the Week 3 schedule: http://www.nbc33tv.com/scoreboard

Fire destroys building worth $650K near LA/MS line

A West Feliciana man is now in the hospital after getting burned in a fire that destroyed his 7,000 square foot building.

LSP arrests 3 FL men in Iberville Parish for running from Troopers

On September 18, 2014, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop “A” arrested three residents from Florida for several offenses including resisting an officer following a short pursuit and subsequent search in Iberville Parish.

LSU issues reminders; Asks fans to arrive early on Saturday

With the largest crowd in Tiger Stadium history expected on Saturday when No. 8 LSU hosts undefeated Mississippi State, LSU officials are asking fans to arrive early and to take advantage of the new parking lots around campus.

Disgraced former Sorrento police chief sentenced to probation for lying to FBI

Former Sorrento police chief Earl Theriot will spend the next two years on probation, and he'll have to pay $2,500 in fines for lying to the FBI.

Convicted drunk driver will spend two years on home arrest

Stanley White, the man who pleaded guilty to killing an infant girl nearly 20 years ago, will spend two years under house arrest.

Family of Marine, mother of two, cancer patient gets special trip

Marines sacrifice a lot, and so do working moms. One local woman adds to those another title: cancer patient. So a business gave her a gift tonight that she could never possibly repay.

3 arrested for robbery of Chase Bank on Jones Creek Road

Three people are now in jail after a robbery at the Chase Bank on Jones Creek Road.

Utah man arrested for calling in bomb threat into Geismar plant on 9/11

A Utah man is now in jail after authorities say he called a bomb threat into a plant in Geismar.