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One dead, one injured in shooting on Main Street (Source: WAFB) One dead, one injured in shooting on Main Street (Source: WAFB)

Police respond to fatal double shooting on Main Street Video included

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Police are investigating a double shooting that left one dead Sunday evening.

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1 dead, 1 in custody after shooting on Gus Young Avenue Video included

One person dead after a shooting Sunday afternoon (Source: WAFB) One person dead after a shooting Sunday afternoon (Source: WAFB)
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One man is dead, and a suspect is in custody after a shooting Sunday afternoon.

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LSU football legend Billy Cannon passes away Video included

Billy Cannon at the LSU Spring Game on April 21, 2018 (Source: WAFB) Billy Cannon at the LSU Spring Game on April 21, 2018 (Source: WAFB)
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LSU football legend Billy Cannon died Sunday morning. He was 80 years old.

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NRA links school violence to Ritalin but experts deny link

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The National Rifle Association's incoming president is linking school shootings to using medications such as Ritalin. More>>

School victims honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS shine

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After celebrating her 52nd birthday and the 25th anniversary of her groundbreaking "janet.". More>>

'Deadpool 2' ends Avengers' box-office reign, rakes in $125M Video included

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Deadpool and his foul-mouthed crew of misfits and malcontents have taken down the Avengers.

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Average price of US gas jumps 10 cents, to $3 a gallon

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The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. jumped 10 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.00.

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Man accused of running over woman multiple times after argument Video included

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A witness says two people with concealed carry guns stopped to help, firing shots at the suspect to try and get him to stop.

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As Trump pressures DOJ, Giuliani says probe may end by Sept

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President Donald Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes, and whether any demands or requests came from the Obama administration.

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The Latest: Janet Jackson honored at Billboard Awards

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Kelly Clarkson calls for moment of change after school shooting at start of Billboard Music Awards.

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LSU defeats UL-Lafayette, advances to Super Regional

LSU vs. UL-Lafayette on 5/20/2018 (Source: WAFB) LSU vs. UL-Lafayette on 5/20/2018 (Source: WAFB)
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For the fourth-straight year, the LSU softball team advances to the Super Regional in the NCAA Tournament.

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Giuliani says Mueller could end collusion probe by September

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Giuliani said Mueller's office shared its timeline with him about a month ago and that the date could have changed.

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FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Scattered showers rolling in Sunday

First Alert Weather (Source: WAFB) First Alert Weather (Source: WAFB)
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WAFB First Alert Weather team forecast. 

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Violent crash splits teen's car in half Video included

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Seventeen-year-old Marcus Case was behind the wheel when a collision with 18-year-old John Khury split his car in half at 222nd Skyline Drive and Center Street in Omaha, NE.

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Toddler rescued from 10-foot manure pit Video included

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Police officials said they were had difficulty getting to the 3-year-old because of the thickness of the manure. 

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Baton Rouge apartment catches fire after resident tries to get rid of hornets' nest

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Several people are displaced after a resident accidentally started a fire while trying to get rid of a hornets' nest on Saturday in Baton Rouge.  

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TX school shooting victims: Pakistani exchange student, junior art student among victims Video included

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The Pakistan embassy in Washington confirmed Sabika Sheikh's death, while a local business confirmed the death of substitute teacher Ann Perkins.

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Cyclists tried to scare cougar but it attacked, killing 1 Video included

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Authorities say the cougar believed responsible for the attack has been euthanized.

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US anti-IS office gets reprieve as Syria pullout accelerates

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The State Department unit overseeing the fight against the Islamic State group will stay in business for at least six month more months.

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Texas mourners endure grief that 'none of us can comprehend' Video included

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The mother of one slain student said her daughter may have been targeted because she rejected advances from the suspect, who was an ex-boyfriend of her daughter's best friend.

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Congo to begin vaccinating against Ebola on Monday Video included

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Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest.

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Arrest records of Rosa Parks, MLK to be preserved

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Yellowing court records from the arrests of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr. and others at the dawn of the modern civil rights era are being preserved and digitized after being discovered in a courthouse box.

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First responders train for Texas Brotherhood Ride Video included

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A dozen men and women in Baton Rouge are training for an 800-mile, 8-day ride with the names of 11 fallen first responders fixed on their back.

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UPDATE: One dead, two injured following helicopter crash near Boutte

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The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation and Safety Board are on the scene of a helicopter crash near Boutte. 

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FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Roadway incidents for Sunday, May 20

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Traffic delays, detours and road closures in the WAFB viewing area.

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The Latest: Incoming NRA president addresses school shooting Video included

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Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is urging a "hardening" of school buildings in the wake of a shooting that killed 10 people at a Texas high school.

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Airline passenger accused of punching deaf pregnant woman, service dog Video included

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The case was turned over to the FBI, who are still determining if charges will be filed.

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Doctor sentenced for poisoning girlfriend who lost baby Video included

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The man no longer has his medical license, and he could be deported to his birthplace of Pakistan.

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Cuba: 110 died in plane crash, 3 survivors 'critical' Video included

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A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard has crashed and burned in a cassava field just after takeoff from the Havana airport, leaving three survivors in Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades, officials say.

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LSU drops SEC regular season finale at Auburn

Brandt Broussard delivered an RBI double in Saturday's game at Auburn (Source: Ryan McCarble) Brandt Broussard delivered an RBI double in Saturday's game at Auburn (Source: Ryan McCarble)

Shortstop Will Holland blasted two homers Saturday to lead Auburn to a 14-5 win over LSU at Plainsman Park.

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Jimmy Carter: America has abandoned its leadership Video included

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Carter also talked about the growing disparity in wealth, the threat of nuclear war, deepening racial divisions in the US, the loss of confidence in public officials, the US abandoning its leadership in pursuit of a healthy environment and his wish for the US to be "strong enough so that we'd never have to prove that we are strong."

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JPSO releases new details in Marrero triple homicide

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office has released new details in a triple homicide in Marrero Friday night. 

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Former Baton Rouge resident among those killed in mass shooting at Santa Fe High School

A Louisiana woman was one the ten people killed in the tragic mass shooting at a Texas high school.  

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Senate backs effort to restore 'net neutrality' rules Video included

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The Senate is poised to approve legislation designed to reverse the Federal Communications Commission's effort to deregulate the Internet.

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VIDEO: NOPD officer rescues woman from car in flooded underpass Video included

A woman had to be rescued from her car after she tried to drive through a flooded underpass at Carrollton Avenue Friday. The woman, identified as Jeannie Higgins, apparently did not see or ignored police vehicles with their lights flashing, as well as an officer's call for her to stop, instead driving straight into the deep water. 

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