Baton Rouge

Video has emerged online that shows a Baton Rouge police officer choking a 13-year-old Black boy with an arm wrapped around his throat.

A Baton Rouge judge is no longer allowed to patronize Sammy's Grill after calling the woman the n-word.

Baton Rouge celebrates the election of its first Black female mayor. Sharon Weston Broome faces the daunting task of healing the city's racial wounds.

Rose believes that the rape accusations caused indelible harm to his image.

Texas Baptist Men are in need of Gatorade and Powerade Sports Drinks in plastic bottles, for the citizens of Jefferson-Davis and Acadia Parishes, LA.  The TBM Disaster Relief Teams are currently cleaning out homes and assisting those in need in these areas. Church Groups and individuals can deliver the drinks to the Texas Baptist Men Equipping Center located at […]

In a phone call with The AP, East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner Beau Clark also said he was banned from releasing the official court order showing the judge's request to keep the autopsy sealed. Clark, who's served as coroner since 2012, said this is the first time a judge has sealed a report from his office.

Slain Baton Rouge Police Officer Montrell Jackson is remembered as a kind man who was troubled by the wave of violence. He crystallized what it's like being a Black police officer in these times.

Due to the recent attack by and against the Louisiana police, the Baton Rouge native took to Instagram to reveal what he would do if a police officer ever harassed one of his children.

Several police officers were shot in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Sunday morning, the New York Times reports. At least three officers were killed in Sunday’s incident, Mayor Kip Holden confirmed with the Times. Three others were wounded. From the Times: Mr. Holden said reports of an active shooter in the vicinity of the Hammond Aire Plaza on Airline Highway […]