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Woman killed in traffic crash at red light intersection

This morning, Friday, Feb. 15, Troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I investigated a two vehicle fatal crash on US Highway 90 at Southeast Boulevard which claimed the life of a New Iberia woman.

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Beating back bullies: New law holds schools accountable

3.2 million. That's the number of kids that are bullied every day. It's a national problem and it's one kids face right here in Louisiana.

Transocean pleads guilty, fined 2nd biggest penalty for Gulf spill

Transocean Deepwater Inc. will pay the second-largest environmental fine in U.S. history for its role in the deadly 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the Justice Department said Thursday.

Tempers ignite at Port Allen meeting over controversial staff decisions

Political leaders and community members took part in a heated debate at the Port Allen City Council meeting Wednesday night.

Valentine's Day, by the numbers

Americans spend quite a bit of money to show their love on Valentine's Day. Here's a breakdown, by the numbers: $130.97 -- The per person average estimated amount that people will spend on Valentine's Day.

Basin Hydrilla

There's a lurking threat to the Atchafalaya Basin that's endangering wildlife and causing headaches for local fishermen. Tune into Fox 15 News Lafayette at 9 February 20th for Brittany Bodden's series, Basin Hydrilla

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BBB warns seniors about medicare phone scam

Seniors nationwide are reporting scam phone calls informing them that a new Medicare card is in the mail. Hang up on suspicious callers and don't fall for this attempt to obtain your personal information.

Is new technology effecting the publishing industry?

In a struggle between new technology versus tradition, the publishing industry could be in real trouble.  Three years ago Amazon reported selling 180 e-books for every 100 hard cover books, and it has been rapidly accelerating.