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UPDATE: Warehouse fire, chemical leak, no longer a concern

(Update: 6:30 a.m.) The fire at Delta Chemical Service, off Highway 30 in St. Gabriel was small Tuesday morning, officials said.

Baton Rouge bar reacts to U.S. game winning goal against Ghana

Here's a look at how fans at The Londoner in Baton Rouge reacted when the U.S. scored the game winning goal... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvASjpoaHkA

United States downs Ghana 2-1 in World Cup on Brooks' goal

Substitute John Brooks' headed goal four minutes from time gave the United States a dramatic 2-1 victory over Ghana in a Group G opening round World Cup match Monday.

Woman behind bars after Basin crash that left one woman dead

Some residents and attorneys are wondering why a Florida woman is in jail after a deadly crash on the Atchafalaya Basin. Year-old Lois Rudd is out of the hospital and in the Iberville Parish Prison.

SU gets brand new tour bus

A brand new tour bus for Southern University screams southern pride! The flashy blue and gold, 30-passenger vehicle has been getting a lot of attention since it arrived on campus Monday morning.

Attempted murder suspect arrested in Thibodaux

Albert Starks, 22, was arrested by Thibodaux police for three counts of attempted second-degree murder.

1 child dead, 2 injured after being thrown from vehicle in Assumption Parish crash

An eight-year-old child is dead and two other children are injured after a crash in Assumption Parish around 9:00 p.m. Sunday night.

75-year-old woman dies in crash on Florida Blvd

Katie Young, 75, of Baton Rouge, died of injuries sustained from a traffic crash that happened Sunday afternoon around 1:20 p.m. on Florida Boulevard at the intersection of Flannery Road.

Soccer fans preparing for USA's showdown with Ghana

"We are expecting full house. Top floor, bottom floor. We'll be opened, fully staffed. We are ready for it to go to the max." That is what Erica Heagy, the Londoner manager, said in light of U.S.

Underwood gunman still at large

A gunman is still at large after a shooting last night on Underwood avenue. The victim has been identified as 28-year-old, Jeffrey Francois of Baton Rouge. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Drivers react to deadly accident on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge

A 24-year-old woman is in jail Saturday for negligent homicide, after her truck went over the side a bridge killing one of the passengers. It happened on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge Friday night.

Jalen Mills challenges battery charges

Jalen Mills and his attorney plan to challenge charges claiming that he punched a women in her face leaving her unconscious with four stiches. Mills was arrested on wednesday and charged with second degree battery.

Iberia Parish home invasion suspect still at large

Iberia Parish Sheriff's deputies are looking for the last suspect in a home invasion. Firday night a home was broken into. Deputies say three men, one armed with a rifle entered a home just before midnight.

Clouds ruin viewing of Honey Moon

Baton Rouge stargazers hope clearer skies provide them a sweeter view.

Local soccer fans embrace World Cup fever

The 2014 Wold Cup is here. Soccer fans have waited four years for this tournament. 32 different teams enter Brazil with one goal in mind. Only one will go home with the golden trophy.