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WAFB Baton Rouge
Sources: Suspect in rural shootings called investigators and identified himself as killermurder and one count of attempted first-degree murder. But now, district attor
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 minutes ago
murder and one count of attempted first-degree murder. But now, district attorneys in both East Feliciana and East Baton Rouge parishes said those charges may change and one count be downgraded to second-degree murder. Tommy Bass was the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Fire guts inside of school bus parked in front of high schoolThe East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating how a bus caught
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted an hour ago
The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating how a bus caught fire late Tuesday night. It happened at Friendship Capitol High on North 23rd Street in Baton Rouge. According to investigators on the scene, the fire started sometime... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
State librarian to receive Lynda Carlberg AwardBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's state librarian, Rebecca Hamilton, has rece
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 hours ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's state librarian, Rebecca Hamilton, has received this year's Lynda Carlberg Award, an honor established in 1998 in Carlberg's memory in recognition of librarians who help build "great libraries." Carlberg, director... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Phoenix candidate tapped to lead public libraryworking at the Phoenix library, Fifarek, a Wisconsin native, worked in both pub
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 hours ago
working at the Phoenix library, Fifarek, a Wisconsin native, worked in both public and academic libraries in Milwaukee and Baton Rouge, La. She is also the past president of the Library Information Technology Association, which is a division of... Read more
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Maneater
No matter what happens on the field Saturday, Idaho will be winners at Mizzou’s HomecomingBelt and also in its homecoming game; Troy shocked LSU and the college football
Maneater / Posted 6 hours ago
Belt and also in its homecoming game; Troy shocked LSU and the college football world two-and-a-half weeks ago by leaving Baton Rouge with $985,000 and a 24-21 memorable win. Missouri’s Tigers are bitterly familiar with the experience of such a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Truck slams parked car into MetroPCS on Highland Roadhappened around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17 near E Polk Street. The store
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 hours ago
happened around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17 near E Polk Street. The store is located at 2256 Highland Rd. near the Baton Rouge Police Department 2nd District. The building does not appear to be damaged. There is also a utility pole down.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Truck slams parked car into MetroPCS on Highland Roadincident reportedly happened around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17. The store
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 hours ago
incident reportedly happened around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 17. The store is located at 2256 Highland Rd. near the Baton Rouge Police Department 2nd District. The building does not appear to be damaged. There is also a utility pole down.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
A few more Autumn days on the way, but rain working its way back into forecastwinds. Sunday’s rains will be enhanced by the approach of our next cold front;
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 hours ago
winds. Sunday’s rains will be enhanced by the approach of our next cold front; that front should pass through the Baton Rouge area late Sunday or very early Monday. For the time being, we anticipate that cold front to be in the coastal... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
1 patient improves, 1 remains critical at BRG Burn Center after platform explosionan oil platform on Lake Ponchartrain was engulfed in flames during the late hou
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 hours ago
an oil platform on Lake Ponchartrain was engulfed in flames during the late hours of Sunday night, an alert went out to the Baton Rouge General Burn Center. As the region's only certified burn center, it was likely their skills would be needed. By... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Neighbors shocked after father allegedly kills daughtera beautiful daughter,” another neighbor said. Friends say the baby’s mother ju
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 12 hours ago
a beautiful daughter,” another neighbor said. Friends say the baby’s mother just got a prestigious job with the city of Baton Rouge. She was there on Tuesday morning when she learned what happened. "A mother has lost her baby and has now lost... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
A few more Autumn days on the way, but rain working its way back into forecastwinds. Sunday’s rains will be enhanced by the approach of our next cold front;
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
winds. Sunday’s rains will be enhanced by the approach of our next cold front; that front should pass through the Baton Rouge area late Sunday or very early Monday. For the time being, we anticipate that cold front to be in the coastal... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
1 patient improves, 1 remains critical at BRG Burn Center after platform explosionan oil platform on Lake Ponchartrain was engulfed in flames during the late hou
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 hours ago
an oil platform on Lake Ponchartrain was engulfed in flames during the late hours of Sunday night, an alert went out to the Baton Rouge General Burn Center. As the region's only certified burn center, it was likely their skills would be needed. By... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Bywater dad accused of stabbing, suffocating 18-month-old daughterBoard, and the board says there was no history of disciplinary action. The todd
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 hours ago
Board, and the board says there was no history of disciplinary action. The toddler’s mother, Monika Hambrick, works in Baton Rouge as the Director of Urban Development. “They would always walk the baby. They interacted with each other well.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Woman's Hospital launches pregnancy and baby appcountry, furthering our mission to improve the health of women and infants,” Jo
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 hours ago
country, furthering our mission to improve the health of women and infants,” Johnson said. Created in collaboration with Baton Rouge-based software firm Envoc, the app was designed to be a comprehensive resource for pregnant and breastfeeding... Read more
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Daily Mail
Louisiana 'serial killer' arrested after he called police, confessedarrested) confessed to police that he committed the crimes during interrogation
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
arrested) confessed to police that he committed the crimes during interrogation, authorities say. A judge appointed the Baton Rouge-based public defender's office to represent Sharpe, according to chief district defender Michael Mitchell, who... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
13-old has baby in bedroom, leaves newborn on neighbor's doorstepLa. -- Authorities say a newborn baby is OK after being delivered in secret and
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 13 hours ago
La. -- Authorities say a newborn baby is OK after being delivered in secret and then dropped off on a neighbor's doorstep. Baton Rouge NBC affiliate WVLA reports that the 13-year-old mother delivered the child in her bedroom. She then cleaned the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
A few more Autumn days on the way, but rain working its way back into forecastwinds. Sunday’s rains will be enhanced by the approach of our next cold front;
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 13 hours ago
winds. Sunday’s rains will be enhanced by the approach of our next cold front; that front should pass through the Baton Rouge area late Sunday or very early Monday. For the time being, we anticipate that cold front to be in the coastal... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Woman's Hospital launches pregnancy and baby appcountry, furthering our mission to improve the health of women and infants,” Jo
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 hours ago
country, furthering our mission to improve the health of women and infants,” Johnson said. Created in collaboration with Baton Rouge-based software firm Envoc, the app was designed to be a comprehensive resource for pregnant and breastfeeding... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies at age 17death was imminent' and was euthanized to prevent suffering The Animal Legal D
Daily Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
death was imminent' and was euthanized to prevent suffering The Animal Legal Defense Fund fought to move Tony from the Baton Rouge-area truck stop to a tiger sanctuary 'Tony knew many of the regular visitors to his Grosse Tete home and was... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Woman's Hospital launches pregnancy and baby appcountry, furthering our mission to improve the health of women and infants,” Jo
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 hours ago
country, furthering our mission to improve the health of women and infants,” Johnson said. Created in collaboration with Baton Rouge-based software firm Envoc, the app was designed to be a comprehensive resource for pregnant and breastfeeding... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Postal Service reducing number of blue collection boxesmight not be on the corner much longer. The U.S. Postal Service is eliminating
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 hours ago
might not be on the corner much longer. The U.S. Postal Service is eliminating nearly 50 of the blue collection boxes in Baton Rouge over the next several weeks. Postal Service Strategic Communications Specialist Twana Barber says 30-day notice... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week moving all events downtown for 2017This year’s Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week events will be held downtown on T
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 hours ago
This year’s Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week events will be held downtown on Tuesday, November 14 through Thursday, November 16. Organizers have moved all of the events to the downtown area to make it easier for attendees to walk between venues and... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
13-old has baby in bedroom, leaves newborn on neighbor's doorstepLa. -- Authorities say a newborn baby is OK after being delivered in secret and
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 hours ago
La. -- Authorities say a newborn baby is OK after being delivered in secret and then dropped off on a neighbor's doorstep. Baton Rouge NBC affiliate WVLA reports that the 13-year-old mother delivered the child in her bedroom. She then cleaned the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Truck stop tiger euthanized after 17 years as roadside attractionBATON ROUGE -- Tony, the tiger housed for 17 years as a roadside attraction at
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 15 hours ago
BATON ROUGE -- Tony, the tiger housed for 17 years as a roadside attraction at the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, was put down Monday morning due to health issues. According to our partners at The Advocate, Tony was euthenized on Oct. 16 due to... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week moving all events downtown for 2017This year’s Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week events will be held downtown on T
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 hours ago
This year’s Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week events will be held downtown on Tuesday, November 14 through Thursday, November 16. Organizers have moved all of the events to the downtown area to make it easier for attendees to walk between venues and... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Postal Service reducing number of blue collection boxesmight not be on the corner much longer. The U.S. Postal Service is eliminating
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 15 hours ago
might not be on the corner much longer. The U.S. Postal Service is eliminating nearly 50 of the blue collection boxes in Baton Rouge over the next several weeks. Postal Service Strategic Communications Specialist Twana Barber says 30-day notice... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week moving all events downtown for 2017This year’s Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week events will be held downtown on T
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 hours ago
This year’s Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week events will be held downtown on Tuesday, November 14 through Thursday, November 16. Organizers have moved all of the events to the downtown area to make it easier for attendees to walk between venues and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 15 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
ill, and had not responded to injected antibiotics, said Michael Sandlin, owner of Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, near Baton Rouge. He said antibiotics had helped the tiger recover from kidney problems about six weeks ago, but they didn't seem... Read more
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The News-Times
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17along with a predecessor named Sabrina, which died of cancer. The Animal Legal
The News-Times / Posted 15 hours ago
along with a predecessor named Sabrina, which died of cancer. The Animal Legal Defense Fund fought to move Tony from the Baton Rouge-area truck stop to a tiger sanctuary. It says it will keep fighting to uphold Louisiana's ban on private... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17along with a predecessor named Sabrina, which died of cancer. The Animal Legal
The Middletown Press / Posted 15 hours ago
along with a predecessor named Sabrina, which died of cancer. The Animal Legal Defense Fund fought to move Tony from the Baton Rouge-area truck stop to a tiger sanctuary. It says it will keep fighting to uphold Louisiana's ban on private... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
KWWL Iowa / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Tony the Louisiana truck-stop tiger dies, age 17along with a predecessor named Sabrina, which died of cancer. The Animal Legal
The Register Citizen / Posted 16 hours ago
along with a predecessor named Sabrina, which died of cancer. The Animal Legal Defense Fund fought to move Tony from the Baton Rouge-area truck stop to a tiger sanctuary. It says it will keep fighting to uphold Louisiana's ban on private... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Serial killer suspect's call to cops led to arrestBy MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected ser
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 hours ago
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a... Read more
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