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Louisiana voters: What you need to know before you vote on constitutional amendments

In addition to President of the United States, EBR Mayor-President, and other local races, there are nine constitutional amendments you'll have a chance to vote on.

Condition critical for pregnant wife allegedly attacked by husband

A 28-year-old woman remains in critical condition after her husband allegedly attacked her, killing the unborn child she was carrying.

Compromise could lead to passage of Sunday alcohol sales law

 Compromise may lead to a repealing of East Baton Rouge's blue laws when Metro Council convenes on Wednesday.

Woman arrested after making false claim of killing her boyfriend

It may seem like a joke, but making a false claim that entices police action could land you behind bars. That’s what happened to one woman in Thibodaux after claiming she killed her boyfriend.

'Housewife' headed to BR's Hollydays

A fan favorite from Bravo's Real Housewives of Beverly Hills will be making her presence known at the Baton Rouge River Center for the annual Hollydays event.

Sheriff: Gunman killed in shootout after murdering woman

Two people have been pronounced dead after a deadly police chase that began in Shreveport city limits and ended in rural Caddo Parish Wednesday morning.

Family apologizes for woman who allegedly set self on fire

Officials say the woman who was believed to be burned severly during an attack may have actually set fire to herself.

Lafayette Fire Department receives 1.6 million dollars in grant money

There is Good news for the Lafayette Fire Department. The department just got more than 1.6 million dollars in grant money.

Louisiana school grades released

With the Lafayette Public School System going from a c ranking to a b ranking this year. We talked to Superintendent Pat Cooper to find out how the school system pulled this off.