Lawmakers address Medicaid cuts, LSU to be hit the hardest

Lawmakers were called into work today to address the more than three quarters of a billion dollars in healthcare cuts facing Louisiana.

Baton Rouge Zoo welcomes baby zebra

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is excited to announce the birth of a baby plains zebra. He was born on Tuesday, July 17th, and is doing well on exhibit with the herd. This baby is the 23rd zebra born at the Baton Rouge Zoo.

West Nile-infected mosquitoes found in Ascension Parish

Mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus have been found in Ascension Parish. A spokesperson for the parish president's office says mosquitoes have been trapped in several spots across the parish and tested.

Thousands of singers hit the Big Easy for FOX's “AMERICAN IDOL” auditions

FOX's American Idol season 12 auditions are in full swing.

Are you ready for LSU football?

LSU’s season-opener against North Texas on Sept. 1 in Tiger Stadium will kickoff at 6:00 p.m.

High school students learn leadership skills at Louisiana Youth Seminar

High school students from across the state came to Baton Rouge to find out how to become better leaders.

Dancers show off at New Orleans Honeybees auditions

The New Orleans Hornets hosted an audition Sunday in Baton Rouge for the Honeybees dance team. Thirty-five women showed up to tryout for the squad. The Honeybees dance at Hornets games and help pep up the crowd.

The NSU Victory Tour is here!

Tomorrow marks the beginning of the 2012 NSU Victory Tour, the next two weeks will be packed full of fun and excitement.

Mainieri welcomes 15 new players, congratulates Gausman for signing with Orioles

LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri said Friday that the 15-man class of newcomers enrolling next month provides exactly what the Tigers need – speed on the bases and in the outfield, power hitting and additional pitching prowess.

Saints sign Brees to record-breaking NFL contract

The New Orleans Saints have finalized a deal with Drew Brees - $100 million for the next five years.