Tick-borne illnesses like Lyme disease are causing increasing problems across parts of the country.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports about 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with Lyme disease every year,
There's a billion dollar industry...that operates in large part right here in Louisiana. It chugs along round the clock, moving thousands of tons of of cargo each day of the year...connecting us to the rest of the world.
Founders of the Louisiana Marathon hosted a meet and greet in Baton Rouge Tuesday. Registration is underway for the three day festival January 17-19, 2014. They're expecting about 24 thousand people this year.