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Safety Tips: Running in cold weather

In order to get from start to finish, you've got to put in some work. And with below freezing temperatures, take precaution when running in cold weather.

Legalize Louisiana stirs marijuana discussion

"Weed, marijuana, cannabis, hemp, plant," said supporters. Whichever name you use, marijuana is now legal in the state of Colorado.

Social media helps fans get behind the scenes look at Mike VI

LSU's Mike VI needs your help. LSU and Mike are hoping to get to 30,000 likes on Mike VI's Facebook page before the Outback Bowl.

Gyms and fitness stores prepare for the New Year rush

With the New Year just days away, also comes those inevitable resolutions. Of course the most popular to lose weight, but where do you start?

LA scores 5/10 for ability to counter infectious diseases

According to a report released by the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), Louisiana is only about halfway to being fully prepared for an infectious disease outbreak.

Trading guns for gas and a cause

Dozens of people lined up to trade their guns in for gas money in Baton Rouge. It's all part of an initiative to keep your kids safe by getting unsecured and illegal guns off the streets and out of the hands of children.

African-American literature, authors central to Labor Department’s "Books that Shaped Work in America" project

From Harriet Beecher Stowe’s “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” to Maya Angelou’s “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” African-American literature and authors are represented in the titles of fiction, nonfiction, plays

Pet safety tips for holiday season

Ah, the holidays. Food, family, friends--but for man's best friend, it takes a little extra to be safe.

La. Lt. Governor honored for service to Muscular Dystrophy Assn.

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne received the Ambassador of Hope Award last week at the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Greater Baton Rouge’s annual Winter Wine Down. Lt. Governor Dardenne has been working with MDA for more than 40 years.

Inmates volunteer time to create wooden toys

There's a little place where Christmas magic is made at Louisiana State Penitentiary.