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Price gouging law in effect following State of Emergency declaration

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell reminds citizens and businesses that Louisiana price gouging laws are in effect following the state of emergency declaration from Governor Bobby Jindal as a result of conditions created by Tropical Storm Isaac.

State of Emergency declared because of Isaac

At 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser Declared a State of Emergency because of the threat of Tropical Storm Isaac.

Ragin Cajun Football Team Hits New Milestone

After weeks of practice the Ragin Cajuns hope all that hard work pays off when they take the field next week for their season opener. Yesterday, the football program hit a new milestone.

Texas Brine could have to shell out thousands of dollars

New information is resurfacing out of Assumption Parish Texas Brine the company being blamed for that sinkhole in assumption parish could have to shell out thousands.

Shooting in St. John The Baptist Parish last week leaves two deputies dead

A shooting in St. John The Baptist Parish last week left two deputies dead-- and sent another two deputies to the hospital. Police arrested 7 suspects in connection with that shooting.

Senator Mary Landrieu and Google Hold small business website seminar

More than 60% of Louisiana small businesses don't have a website.  Today thanks to Senator Mary Landrieu and the Google website staff that might begin to change.

Jindal, Halliburton dedicate $65 Million to Lafayette manufacturing facility

Governor Bobby Jindal and Halliburton Senior Vice President Marc Edwards dedicated Halliburton’s new Lafayette Completion Tools Manufacturing Facility.

New Iberia man arrested for Baton Rouge robbery

A suspect has been arrested for a armed robbery that took place in Baton Rouge in January.

Baton Rouge volunteers leaving to help Florida residents prepare for TS Isaac

 A special team of Red Cross volunteers are leaving this morning to help with shelter preparations in Florida for Tropical Storm Isaac.

New Orleans murder suspect arrested in Baton Rouge

Members of the Baton Rouge Police Department Swat team took a subject in custody for a murder that occurred in New Orleans.