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Russia's Lavrov: West plotting to control Ukraine

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has accused the West of plotting to control Ukraine and said the pro-Russian insurgents in the southeast would lay down their arms only if the Ukrainian government clears out the... More>>

Police find missing elderly woman alive and well

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Authorities said a missing elderly woman suffering from the onset of dementia was found alive, safe and sound. More>>

Local company disputes "The Walking Dead" mask agreement Video included

As zombies wandered the River Center Thursday night for the Walking Dead Escape live experience, scared fans gleefully ran for their lives, jumping through cages and makeshift quarantines. More>>

South Korea ferry disaster may cloud Obama visit

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President Barack Obama stepped into the familiar role of chief consoler Friday as he arrived for meetings in South Korea, a key U.S. ally that is reeling from a deadly ferry disaster. More>>

Murder investigation in Ascension Parish, one dead Video included

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Ascension Parish Deputies are investigating a murder in the Darrow area on Highway 22 after their dispatch received a call about shots being fired in the area.According to APSO spokesperson Allison Hudson, More>>

Seabed search for missing Malaysian jet to widen

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The seabed search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is set to widen as a sonar scan of the most likely crash site deep beneath the Indian Ocean nears completion without yielding a single clue, authorities said on Friday. More>>

Expert: Talk of oil "boom" premature Video included

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Is Louisiana in another oil boom? New wells continue to pop up across the Florida parishes and southern Mississippi with companies eager to tap into the abundance of oil and natural gas found in the Tuscaloosa More>>

Friendship Force welcomes Canadians Video included

A group of Canadians were greeted with open arms to the Capital City. More>>

Livonia football, baseball sanctioned Video included

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Livonia High School's football and baseball teams have been sanctioned by the LHSAA for each allowing an ineligible transfer student to play in the past academic year. More>>

Investigation for suspect in Ascension Parish Double Murder continues Video included

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Michael Davis worked on his lawn Thursday afternoon. Davis says it's the most time he's spent outside in a week. "You know we've just been staying inside for the most part," said Davis. Davis and his More>>

No. 6 LSU hosts Tennessee for SEC weekend series

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No. 6 LSU plays host to Tennessee this weekend in a three-game Southeastern Conference series beginning at 7 p.m. Friday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

 
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Mandeville HS forfeits 8 games

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The Louisiana High School Athletic Association is requiring the Mandeville High School baseball team to forfeit eight games because one of its players was an ineligible student. More>>

Broussard named to Stopper of the Year watch list

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LSU junior right-hander Joe Broussard named to the mid-season watch list for the NCBWA Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I baseball. More>>

Ben Martin surges to Zurich Classic lead

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Ben Martin treated a tiny gallery to a course-record round, shooting a 10-under 62 on Thursday in the first round of the Zurich Classic. More>>

Three men arrested after man escapes from police custody

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A man was arrested after he ran from police when they were executing an unrelated warrant. The man's brother and friend were also arrested for allegedly assisting with his escape. More>>

WBR Sheriff's office looking for snatch and grab suspect

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The West Baton Rouge Sheriff Office is asking the public for help in identifying a man who is responsible for several snatch and grabs from local service stations. More>>

I-team: Classrooms of Fear Video included

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Some teachers say they're ready to call it quits all because of the way some of the children in their classrooms behave. More>>

Local ministry group rolls out fundraiser for benefit of domestic violence center

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A local church group is having an 80's theme skate party as the fundraiser for a luncheon which will be held for the Iris Domestic Violence Center. If you are looking to make a difference, the upcoming More>>

Florida Blvd. between N. 22nd and N. 23rd Streets reopened after gas line rupture

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Lanes are now open after being closed down earlier on Thursday.


The Baton Rouge Fire Department confirmed that a portion of Florida Blvd. was shut down due to a ruptured gas line.
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FDA proposes E-Cigarette regulations Video included

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On Thursday, the Louisiana House of Representatives passed a bill that would ban the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors. House Bill 1264 is one of three bills addressing e-cigarettes this session. At More>>

LSU student putting spotlight on marijuana use on campus Video included

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LSU student journalist Jack Richards wrote a recent story about students selling and using drugs on campus, particularly marijuana. More>>

Our Lady of the Lake College welcomes new president

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Our Lady of the Lake College has a new president. Tina Holland will lead the four-year college which focuses on health sciences, nursing, and liberal arts. More>>

Fans gear up for 'The Walking Dead Escape' Video included

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After waiting for more than a month for zombies to take over Baton Rouge, fans of the hit show The Walking Dead will finally get their chance to be "Survivors" or "Walkers." More>>

Another delay for bridge work on James Chapel Road, in Holden Video included

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The bridge on James Chapel Road has been under construction since September 2013, residents are even more frustrated after hearing there's another setback for the project. More>>

Power of 9: Hall of Fame volunteers Video included

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9News called together women for an extraordinary gathering. Sitting outside the coffee shop and gift store of Baton Rouge General's Bluebonnet Hospital, they talked when rarely they see each other. More>>

Bill that strengthens equal pay for women moves to House floor Video included

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The House Labor and Industrial Relations committee approved a bill that strengthens equal pay to employees of different genders to the same job. More>>

Gunman kills 3 Americans at Kabul hospital

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Three Americans - a pediatrician and a father and son - were killed by an Afghan government security officer at a hospital Thursday, the latest in a series of attacks on foreign civilians that has rattled aid workers,... More>>

Bill proposes new crime targeting prostitutes, panhandlers Video included

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The House unanimously agreed Thursday to create a new misdemeanor crime targeting prostitutes and panhandlers. More>>

Senators kill proposal to raise minimum wage Video included

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Senators have rejected a proposal that could have increased the minimum wage in Louisiana, a vote that's expected to shelve the debate for the legislative session. More>>

Bill would allow the sale of raw milk in Louisiana

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Arguments of choice versus public safety are heated in a fight over whether to let Louisiana farmers sell raw milk to the public. More>>

Gonzales man arrested for growing marijuana in his apartment Video included

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An anonymous tip led Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office detectives to the arrest of 42-year-old Richard Dent for cultivation of marijuana. More>>

Gas supplies interrupted by Wyoming plant blast

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It remains to be seen just how much of a lasting natural gas-price spike people in the West will feel after a dramatic explosion and fire at a major gas processing plant in western Wyoming. More>>

My Time: Brain boost for people over 50 Video included

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Is there a way we can use computer games and phone apps to sharpen our brains. For people over 50, the loss of some memory skills natural with aging can be alarming. More>>

High-speed chase ends with flipped vehicle in West Baton Rouge Parish

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What began as a traffic stop in Pointe Coupee Parish around 1:30 p.m. Thursday ended with a flipped pickup truck in West Baton Rouge Parish after a police chase. More>>

Man sentence to 40 years for shooting that killed 1, injured 2 Video included

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A 29-year-old man was sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 2011 fatal shooting at a Baton Rouge nightclub. More>>

Applications being accepted for Steve Harvey's Disney Dreamers Program

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High school students can now apply for the 2015 Steve Harvey's Disney Dreamers Academy. More>>

8-week-old and siblings found in house with meth lab, 4 arrested Video included

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Deputies with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office were investigating a burglary at a home in Hammond when deputies noticed the strong chemical odor of a meth lab. More>>

Sheriff: Possible human remains found in field

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A homeowner who was plowing a field Tuesday afternoon in Tangipahoa Parish called the Sheriff's Office Tuesday after finding what they believed to be human remains on the property. More>>

FDA eases into regulating e-cigarettes

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The federal government's move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown. More>>

Body found in bayou was 73-year-old fisherman from Garyville

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The St. John Parish Sheriff's Office say the body found in the bayou on Wednesday is that of 73-year-old Lanny Cambre of Garyville, LA. More>>

FCC to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards

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The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new open Internet rules that would allow content companies to pay for faster delivery over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes, but enhance... More>>

I-Team: Classrooms of Fear (PREVIEW) Video included

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Tonight, you're going to hear from two East Baton Rouge Parish public school teachers who spill all the happenings inside their classrooms and what they deal with on a daily basis. More>>

Senate approves several House bills with no objections Video included

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House bills flew through the Senate at a rapid pace, with the upper chamber actually working on a Thursday. House bills that had no objections made final passage on the Senate side. More>>

Pit bull portraits support controversial breed

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Pit bulls have been called dangerous and aggressive, but a new push is helping overhaul their reputation. Notabully.org showcases a portrait series by photographer Douglas Sonders to help dogs like pit More>>

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