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LSU rounds out the AP top 25 after win over Auburn

LSU rounds out the AP top 25 after win over Auburn

Posted 12:49 PM 10/2/2022 by WBRZ Staff

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 1, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous (More)

9/30/2022

Overnight closures planned on I-10, I-110 in Baton Rouge this weekend

Posted 10:24 AM 10/2/2022 by WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - In about a week's time, crews will shut down I-110 and I-10 in separate late-night closures to replace overhanging signage on the interstate.

DOTD says I-110 northbound and I-10 westbound will be closed Oct. 1 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following morning. I-110 will be closed (More)

Today

Deputies investigating gunfire at Juban Crossing mall Saturday night

Deputies investigating gunfire at Juban Crossing mall Saturday night

Posted 10:21 AM 10/2/2022 by Emily Davison

DENHAM SPRINGS - Deputies are investigating after gunfire erupted right outside Juban Crossing late Saturday.

The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office said they responded to a report of shots fired at the mall around 9:30 p.m.

Deputies said they found shell casings in a grassy area (More)

Yesterday

129 dead after fans stampede to exit Indonesian soccer match

129 dead after fans stampede to exit Indonesian soccer match

Posted 7:39 PM 10/1/2022 by Associated Press

MALANG, Indonesia (AP) — Panic at an Indonesian soccer match after police fired tear gas to stop brawls left 129 dead, mostly trampled to death, police said Sunday.

Several fights between supporters of the two rival soccer teams were reported inside the Kanjuruhan Stadium in East (More)

9/30/2022

Officials trying to limit development in BR's flood-prone areas as neighborhoods continue to grow

Posted 3:59 PM 10/1/2022 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - Changes are coming to the parish's Unified Development Code, but some worry they're not coming fast enough, as growth continues in a part of Baton Rouge that has a known flooding problem.

Last week, the Planning and Zoning Commission (More)

Yesterday

Ian leaves dozens dead as focus turns to rescue, recovery

Ian leaves dozens dead as focus turns to rescue, recovery

Posted 3:37 PM 10/1/2022 by Associated Press

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — With a death toll nearing three dozen, rescuers searched on Saturday for survivors among the Florida homes ruined by Hurricane Ian, while authorities in South Carolina began assessing damage from the powerful storm’s strike there as stunned residents began the (More)

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