Demi Lovato returns to “THE X FACTOR” for season three

Chart-dominating singer, songwriter and actress Demi Lovato is ready to take Simon on for round two!

IBM bringing hundreds of jobs to Baton Rouge

IBM has annouced the company will set up shop in Baton Rouge. 1,300 people will be hired as part of the new IBM Services Center.

House Democrats: Seniors, local services to be hurt by Jindal's tax plan

Democrats in the state legislature say the more they learn about Governor Jindal's tax plan, the less they like it.

Report: Increased coastal population growth by 2020 likely, putting more people at risk of extreme weather

If current population trends continue, the already crowded U.S.

Big black bears cause big fight at community meeting

People living in Patterson are fed up with black bears destroying their neighborhoods. Residents told experts Louisiana black bears are a big nuisance. They are worried the bears could end up hurting someone.

Google hosts small business workshop in Baton Rouge

Hundreds of local small business owners have a leg up on the competition thanks to one of the biggest companies in the world. Google held a pair of workshops today aimed at growing small businesses in the Baton Rouge area.

Five winning acts surprised judges and audience during “THE X FACTOR” Audition Pass Contest

The competition was fierce and intense at the Alexandria Mall on Saturday, March 23, as five acts stood out on top among the 43 acts of the 2013 The X Factor <

Officials: State income tax filing extensions must be submitted electronically

Taxpayers who require more time to file their 2012 Louisiana individual income or Corporation Income and Franchise Tax returns must submit their extension requests electronically. Paper requests are not accepted.

DOTD issues Easter holiday travel advisory

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the Easter holiday (Friday, March 29, through Sunday, March 31

Louisiana offers further clarification on 2013 Red Snapper Season

Today, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries takes the bold action to move forward with a Louisiana-only recreational red snapper season. The Louisiana-only Season