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 2021-04-14 23:04 

KLFY

Fired Buffalo officer who stopped fellow cop's chokehold on Black suspect wins pension...

After the State Supreme Court vacated a previous ruling that upheld her firing, former Buffalo police officer Cariol Horne will now receive her full pension....

 2021-04-14 23:03 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Arkansas governor signs stripped-down hate crimes measure...

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed into law a stripped-down alternative to hate crimes legislation that longtime supporters of such laws say doesn't provide true protections....

 2021-04-14 23:02 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

LSU confirms body found in Mississippi River is missing LSU Student Kori Gauthier...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) The body found in the Mississippi River near Reserve on Tuesday has been identified as missing LSU student Kori Gauthier, according to authorities. "This is a difficult conclusion for all of us, but we hope this will bring c...

 2021-04-14 23:02 

KADN

[ Lafayette, LA ]

Be A Zookeeper For A Day With Schoolhouse Safari...

Be A Zookeeper For A Day With Schoolhouse Safari...

 2021-04-14 23:02 

KADN

[ Lafayette, LA ]

Cycle Zydeco Wraps Up, More Cycle Trails In Store...

Cycle Zydeco Wraps Up, More Cycle Trails In Store...

 2021-04-14 23:02 

KADN

[ Lafayette, LA ]

Search for survivors continue for capsized vessel in Gulf of Mexico...

The search for survivors continued Wednesday after a Seacorp vessel capsized in the Gulf of Mexico Tuesday afternoon....

 2021-04-14 23:01 

KLFY

CDC committee reviewing J&J's vaccine wants more data before ending pause...

The panel said it would look for more information on the rare but potentially dangerous blood clot cases before voting on whether to continue to recommend pausing the use of the vaccine....

 2021-04-14 23:01 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Five things you may not have known about Bernie Madoff's epic scam...

The Madoff scandal made headlines for years, but there is still a lot that people don't know about the biggest Ponzi scheme in history....

 2021-04-14 23:00 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Wednesday Night: Another round of storms tomorrow morning; Flash Flood Watch continues...

FLASH FLOOD WATCH [now- Thursday 12:00 pm] An additional 1-3 of rain is possible through early Thursday. Be cautious of high water and ponding. Do not drive through flooded roadways. The Comite and Amite Rivers are forecasted to reach minor flooding. Wate...

 2021-04-14 23:00 

KPLCTV

'We might lose her' - Video from shrimp boat shows terrifying conditions off La. coast around the same time Seacor Power capsized...

Video shared by shrimp boat captain Aaron Callais shows the terrifying conditions in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana's southeastern coast during the afternoon of Tuesday, April 13, around the same time another vessel, Seacor Power, capsized....

 2021-04-14 23:00 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Body found in Miss. River identified as missing LSU student...

Officials confirm the body found in the Mississipi River in Reserve, La. on Tuesday, April 13 is that of missing LSU student Kori Gauthier....

 2021-04-14 23:00 

The Advocate

Letters: More guns, more risk: Don't remove training mandate from permits...

Legislative season has opened and there are three bills proposed to allow all citizens not convicted of a violent crime over the age of 18 to carry a concealed handgun. This removes the minimal training usually required for the Louisiana......

 2021-04-14 23:00 

The Advocate

Garey Forster: Our West Point governor is AWOL on LSU's scandalous treatment of women...

Athletics is more important than academics to the LSU family: Board of Supervisors, staff, students, Tiger Athletic Foundation, and Gov. John Bel Edwards, although maybe not all the faculty....

 2021-04-14 23:00 

The Advocate

Letters: 'Suspect' HR1 would tear away protection for votes; enable fraud...

Fiery controversy surrounds House Resolution 1, which would permit Congress to promulgate a federal election code, binding on all 50 states. The measure offends the Constitution and its motives are, mildly put, suspect....

 2021-04-14 23:00 

KLFY

Body found in Mississippi River identified as missing LSU student Kori Gauthier...

BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY) Authorities have confirmed that the body recovered in the Mississippi River on Tuesday, April 13, in St. John the Baptist Parish has been identified as missing LSU student......

 2021-04-14 22:57 

The Advocate

Kori Gauthier, missing LSU student, identified as body found in Mississippi River...

A body found in the Mississippi River in St. John the Baptist Parish was identified Wednesday as Kori Gauthier, the LSU freshman missing since last week, officials confirmed....

 2021-04-14 22:55 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Buddy the beefalo caught after months on lam...

The beefalo — a cross between a bison and domestic cattle — eluded its handlers on Aug. 3, while being loaded off a truck at a meat processing business in Plymouth, Connecticut....

 2021-04-14 22:55 

KPLCTV

Buddy the beefalo caught after months on lam...

The beefalo — a cross between a bison and domestic cattle — eluded its handlers on Aug. 3, while being loaded off a truck at a meat processing business in Plymouth, Connecticut....

 2021-04-14 22:54 

KLFY

Mexico says no to border plants' offer to pay for COVID-19 vaccines for workers...

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) Border manufacturing plants have weathered the ebb and flow of the COVID-19 pandemic by adjusting shifts, testing employees and placing assembly lines in cafeterias......

 2021-04-14 22:50 

KLFY

Louisiana vaccine hotline helping book people for shots...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — More than 1,000 people have called into Louisiana's coronavirus vaccine hotline since it launched a week ago, and one-third of those callers have signed up for vaccination a......

 2021-04-14 22:50 

KPLCTV

Soldier charged after video of confrontation with Black man...

Online court records show Jonathan Pentland was charged Wednesday. He was listed as detained in the Richland County jail and records didn't show him as having an attorney....

 2021-04-14 22:47 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Man pleads guilty to capital murder and attempted murder...

CANTON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man faces up to life in prison after he pleaded guilty to one count of capital murder in the death of a pizza delivery woman and one count of attempted murder in the shooting of a convenience store employee. An Apr...

 2021-04-14 22:45 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

SPD stepping up police presence for Bayou Classic...

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — The Shreveport Police Department is increasing police presence this weekend in anticipation of the crowds expected to show up for the Bayou Classic. According to SPD, the increased police presence will begin Thursday ev...

 2021-04-14 22:44 

KPLCTV

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: More storms on the way through Friday...

Computer models show an increase in more showers and thunderstorms tonight through the overnight and into the commute time Thursday morning....

 2021-04-14 22:42 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Tigers Open Series Thursday vs. Gamecocks...

No. 5 South Carolina Gamecocks (22-9, 8-4) at LSU Fighting Tigers (20-12, 3-9) DATES/TIMES Thursday, April 15 @ 6:30 p.m. CT Friday, April 16 @ 7 p.m. CT Saturday, April 17 @ 2 p.m. CTSTADIUM Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field in Baton Rouge, La.RADIO L...

 2021-04-14 22:38 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Planning to travel this summer? You're not alone...

With President Joe Biden promising that there will be enough shots to vaccinate every American from COVID-19 by the end of May, many people are itching to start planning summer trips....

 2021-04-14 22:38 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Baton Rouge star snubs LSU to sign with Oklahoma...

Ariel Pedigo, who set the highest marks for both indoor and outdoor high jump (among high school girls) this year, held onto her college choice until Parkview Baptist's signing day ceremony on Wednesday. And she shocked some friends and classmates wit...

 2021-04-14 22:38 

KLFY

Baton Rouge star snubs LSU to sign with Oklahoma...

Ariel Pedigo, who set the highest marks for both indoor and outdoor high jump (among high school girls) this year, held onto her college choice until Parkview Baptist's signing day ceremony o......

 2021-04-14 22:38 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

THE LATEST: Six rescued, others still missing after 129-foot commercial ship capsized off Louisiana coast...

GRAND ISLE, La. (KLFY) After treacherous weather Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard is still looking for missing crew members of a capsized lift boat in the Grand Isle. Kenny Lopez spoke with the fiance of one of the crew members who is still missing. The sear...

 2021-04-14 22:38 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Baton Rouge star snubs LSU to sign with Oklahoma...

Ariel Pedigo, who set the highest marks for both indoor and outdoor high jump (among high school girls) this year, held onto her college choice until Parkview Baptist's signing day ceremony on Wednesday. And she shocked some friends and classmates wit...

 2021-04-14 22:38 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Baton Rouge star snubs LSU to sign with Oklahoma...

Ariel Pedigo, who set the highest marks for both indoor and outdoor high jump (among high school girls) this year, held onto her college choice until Parkview Baptist's signing day ceremony on Wednesday. And she shocked some friends and classmates wit...

 2021-04-14 22:38 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Baton Rouge star snubs LSU to sign with Oklahoma...

Ariel Pedigo, who set the highest marks for both indoor and outdoor high jump (among high school girls) this year, held onto her college choice until Parkview Baptist's signing day ceremony on Wednesday. And she shocked some friends and classmates wit...

 2021-04-14 22:37 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Johnson & Johnson vaccine remains on hold...

"I continue to feel like we're in a race against time," Dr. Grace Lee said....

 2021-04-14 22:35 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Senate committee moves forward with office of women's health...

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) Bettering women's health and easier access to important drugs were the topics of the state Senate Health and Wellness Committee on Wednesday. Testimony revealed the gaps in Louisiana healthcare for women and a bill proposed b...

 2021-04-14 22:35 

KLFY

THE LATEST: Six rescued, others still missing after 129-foot commercial ship capsized off Louisiana coast...

GRAND ISLE, La. (KLFY) After treacherous weather Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard is still looking for missing crew members of a capsized lift boat in the Grand Isle. Kenny Lopez spoke with the fiance......

 2021-04-14 22:35 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Construction set to begin this summer on draining ditch in Bossier Parish...

BOSSIER PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) Construction on a major drainage ditch in Bossier Parish is set to begin this summer. According to Bossier City, the ditch is in the Dogwood subdivision. This project will help move stormwater out of the area more quickly. ...

 2021-04-14 22:30 

The Advocate

Corporate tax swap passes 1st step but red cards from lobbyists signal rocky road for bigger tax changes...

A limited but significant revamp of Louisiana's corporate tax code on Wednesday passed the first of many steps before it can become law, but broader efforts to reduce or eliminate dozens of corporate tax breaks faced a blizzard of opposition......

 2021-04-14 22:26 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser visits Bossier City, encourages Louisiana tourism...

Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser made a stop in Bossier City Wednesday afternoon ahead of this weekend...

 2021-04-14 22:26 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser visits Bossier City, encourages Louisiana tourism...

Louisiana Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser made a stop in Bossier City Wednesday afternoon ahead of this weekend...

 2021-04-14 22:25 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

'Physical inactivity' associated with higher COVID-19 risks, study says...

Many public health officials have encouraged people to take a walk outside during the pandemic, and now there...

 2021-04-14 22:25 

The Advocate

NCAA approves one-time transfer rule for football, basketball and baseball: AP sources...

Starting next season, major college football and basketball players will be permitted to transfer one time before graduating without being required to sit out a year of competition....

 2021-04-14 22:24 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

FBI: Death at Arkansas national park believed to be homicide...

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — The National Park Service and the FBI are investigating after a woman was found dead in a national park in Arkansas. Thirty-two-year-old Paige Autumn White was found dead March 27 in Hot Springs National Park but her name wa...

 2021-04-14 22:24 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

COVID in Arkansas: Vaccinations efforts continue as case counts tick up...

The Arkansas Department of Health reported that more than 25,000 more vaccines were given out in the last 24 hours as efforts to keep vaccinating Arkansans continues....

 2021-04-14 22:20 

The Advocate

LSU vs. South Carolina, Thursday: Who's starting, how to watch, what to watch for...

Who's starting, how to watch, what to watch for when LSU plays Thursday night against No. 5 South Carolina....

 2021-04-14 22:19 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

He was facing 126 years to life for an 8-year-old's murder. Now he could be free in as little as 4 years...

A California law prevents Adrian Gonzalez from being tried as an adult since he was 15 years old at the time of the crime....

 2021-04-14 22:18 

The Advocate

Bill would give leasing rights to sexual assault victims...

A bill to allow survivors of sexual assault to terminate housing leases early moved forward Wednesday....

 2021-04-14 22:16 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

'Physical inactivity' associated with higher COVID-19 risks, study says...

Many public health officials have encouraged people to take a walk outside during the pandemic, and now there...

 2021-04-14 22:16 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Louisiana Delta Community College names new chancellor...

MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — Louisiana Delta Community College has named a new chancellor after Dr. Scott Rule resigned. Wednesday, April 14, 2021, the Board of Supervisors appointed two significant personnel positions. The school says they have appoin...

 2021-04-14 22:16 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Caught on camera: Smuggler drops child over border barrier in California...

Late Sunday night, Border Patrol agents witnessed a smuggler drop a two-year-old child from atop the 18-foot-high border wall into the arms of the child's father. The incident was recorded by surveillance cameras....

 2021-04-14 22:15 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

CDC advisory committee holds emergency meeting, decides to wait to make J&J vaccine recommendations...

Investigators for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are working to determine if the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is linked to a handful of blood clotting cases. As they investigate, the Advisory Council for Immunization and Practice held an em...

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