IRS has over $15M for LA residents who have not filed 2010 Income Tax Returns, $760M nationwide

Refunds totaling almost $760 million may be waiting for an estimated 918,600 taxpayers who did not file a federal income tax return for 2010, the Internal Revenue Service announced Wednesday.

'Stand up. Speak up. Seize control': Students rally against tobacco industry

You've heard it before, "smoking kills." In fact, complications from smoking kill nearly 500,000 people every year, but hundreds of students right here in Louisiana want to prevent that.

Fort Polk officials check suspicious mail

At about 9:18 a.m., March 19, Fort Polk postal officials notified the Directorate of Emergency Services that suspicious mail (misspelled words and addresses) had been received at the mailroom.

LSU sand volleyball hosts close match against ULM in inaugural opener

The LSU sand volleyball team marked a close 3-2 loss to UL-Monroe in its inaugural match Tuesday at Mango's Beach Volleyball, as the winning point was decided by a third-set victory.

The Walking Dead Escape interactive fan experience heads to BR

Skybound Entertainment will debut its one-of-a-kind immersive zombie obstacle course experience, The Walking Dead Escape, in Baton Rouge on April 24th at The River Center Arena.

La. GOHSEP wants residents to be safe during a flood event

The Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is joining the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and our area National Weather Service (NWS) offices to highlight National Flood Safety Awar

Saints re-sign OT Zach Strief

The New Orleans Saints re-signed offensive lineman Zach Strief to a new deal Monday. The tackle inked a five-year contract with the Black and Gold. He started 15 of the 16 regular season games and both playoff games in 2013.

NASA sending ULL research project into space

A research project at UL is going out of this world, literally. Biology professor Dr. Karl Hasenstein is leading an experiment that will unfold inside the In

New Orleans man claims $40,000 Powerball prize ten days before deadline

A $40,000 Powerball with Power Play prize was claimed Monday, less than two weeks before its redemption deadline of March 20. A 41-year-old player from New Orleans was unaware he held a winning ticket from the Sept.

LSU Tiger band set to perform in Dublin, Ireland

If you've been to a game in Death Valley, you recognize those iconic first few notes when the band steps out on the field.