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Investigation: Body found in trunk of abandoned car

 The Baton Rouge Police Department is currently investigating a dead body that was found in the trunk of an abandoned car.

BRPD officer booked on more charges

 An East Baton Rouge Police Officer accused of forging misdemeanor summons is facing more charges this evening.

LSU PD looking for laptop thieves

The two males in the pcitures are wanted for questioning related to a laptop theft that occurred on October 10, on the campus of LSU.

Baton Rouge couple turn haunted cemetery into wedding site

 A dream wedding for one local couple would be a nightmare for many. Matt Burt and Jessica Rushing got married Wednesday night inside the necropolis at The 13th Gate.

BREC Baton Rouge Zoo wants you to show your artistic 'wild' side

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo with "Baton Rouge Parents Magazine" are excited to announce our second art contest. Let tigers, peacocks, rhinos or the African crowned crane be your inspiration, and let you inner artist go WILD.

Burglars locked up for snatching cigarettes, booze, honey buns

Two men are behind bars for allegedly burglarizing a convenience store in Houma. The suspects stole cigarettes, a bottle of booze and honey buns.

More land collapses into Bayou Corne sinkhole

 Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new picture today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.

Decision 2012 set for November 6th

 Decision 2012 is set for November 6th.  If election day is anything like early voting this year next Tuesday is gonna be a busy day. 

New photo of sinkhole released

Assumption Parish emergency officials have released a new photo, today, showing the latest changes to the size of the sinkhole.  That is where a huge chunk collapsed in the hole yesterday 20 feet by 80 feet in fact.

New York gets wrath of storm

President Obama joined Governor Chris Christie on a tour of storm ravaged New Jersey Wednesday afternoon.