Gas prices in Baton Rouge continue to drop, nat'l average expected to rise

Over the past week gas prices in the Baton Rouge-area have gone down, even though the national average saw an increase.

105-year-old bacon-loving granny in TX gets visit from the 'Wienermobile'

One bacon-loving grandmother in Texas got a special visit from the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. But, she didn't just get to see the unusual vehicle in person, she also got to ride around in it!

Escaped Natchitoches prison inmate captured in Mississippi

A Department of Corrections Inmate who escaped from the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center on Thursday afternoon has been captured near Jackson, Mississippi according to Natchitoches Parish Sheriff Victor Jones Jr.

Double drive-by shooting leaves one man dead

UPDATE (10:42 a.m.): The man killed in last night's shooting is identified as DevontaDemarcus English, 20, of Bossier City.

Bossier City Police investigate apartment complex shooting

UPDATE: The man detectives were questioning in regard to Sunday’s shooting in the parking lot of the Cloverdale apartments has been arrested and charged in the case.

Amber Alert issued for missing Ruby Zavala

An Amber Alert has been issued for Ruby Zavala of Mt. Plesant in Titus County. She is 14 years old has brown eyes, and black hair. She is about 5'0" tall and weighs about 120 pounds.

Richardson: 'Biden would run' regardless of Hillary Clinton's plans

If former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton decides to run for president in 2016, her White House bid would clear the Democratic primary field, some pundits argue, making it difficult for any other candidates to stand a chance.

Senate to vote on proposed Internet sales tax law

The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on a long-debated Internet sales tax law Monday, paving the way for millions of consumers to start paying sales tax on online purchases.

Coast Guard rescue helicopter hoists man from crew ship to get medical care

The crew of a Coast Guard rescue helicopter hoists a man from a crew ship to take him to medical care.

9/11 museum admission fee plan angers some victims families

Some families of 9/11 victims are outraged over the National September 11 Memorial Museum's decision to charge admission for visitors.