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Governor Jindal: 500 prisoners will be eligible for release with reform bills, saving millions

Today Governor Jindal announced a few reforms that will be presented during this year's legislative session. They deal with troubled youth and non-violent drug offenders.

Pierre Part man accused of molestation, rape of two young girls

A 32-year-old man is accused of molesting two young girls.

While you were working: An asteroid just flew by

It came closer ... closer ... and then it started heading away. But you may not have noticed at all.

Saints re-sign S Rafael Bush, TE Michael Higgins, G Eric Olsen

The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have re-signed S Rafael Bush, TE Michael Higgins and G Eric Olsen. All three players are exclusive rights free agents.

Trina Edwards officially announces pregnancy

Trina Edwards has officially announced that she is pregnant.

Valentines Day helping Acadiana businesses

Valentines day is not just a holiday for those celebrating loved ones.  It also means big sales for businesses in Lafayette.  The big day of love is also a big day of business thanks to all those last minute shoppers.

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.