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  1. Common question with a complicated answerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WBRZ

    Many WBRZ viewers have emailed and tweeted our weather team asking if the area had just experienced a record-setting wet June. First, as far as history goes, the month was simply average.

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  2. Breakfast with 2une In: WBRZ's Fireworks on the MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBRZ

    For almost five decades WBRZ has lit up the sky for Independence Day with our Fireworks on the Mississippi event. This year the USS Kidd is sponsoring the event.

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  3. Pat Shingleton: "The Saint Swithin Story..."Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WBRZ

    The Bishop of Winchester was a Benedictine monk who died on this date, July 2, 862. Prior to his death he firmly requested that his burial ceremony and his interment be outside the confines of his church.

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  4. Former healthcare executive pleads guilty to stealing over $200,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WBRZ

    A former healthcare executive from Gonzales pleaded guilty Wednesday to embezzling more than $200,000 from nursing homes throughout Louisiana and Arkansas. The Department of Justice says 36-year-old Travis Templet was convicted of engaging in a wire fraud scheme to defraud a non-profit health care organization.

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  5. North Baton Rouge ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WBRZ

    North Baton Rouge residents are getting a chance to relive their glory days. The north Baton Rouge reunion is held on the first Thursday after Independence Day ever year.

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  6. Passing the Flag 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WBRZ

    The Nation of Patriots is hosting its sixth annual Passing the Flag Event this weekend as part of the nation-wide Patriot Tour. The Patriot Tour follows an American flag during its 14,000 mile journey through 48 states.

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  7. Kenilworth Independence Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WBRZ

    The 43rd annual Kenilworth Independence Day Parade is coming up this week. This morning, Aaron Keating stopped by 2une In to tell News 2's Kylie Dixon more about the celebration.

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  8. Newk's Eatery: White BBQ sandwichRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WBRZ

    With summer in full swing and the Fourth of July just around the corner, Tiffany from one of Baton Rouge's newest restaurants, Newk's Eatery, joined us in studio to demonstrate how to make a unique twist on the classic barbecue sandwich. Tiffany says the key to this sandwich being so special lies in the sauce, which Newk's makes by hand in house.

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  9. Heat Continues With Refreshing ShowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WBRZ

    Over the last two days we have seen the heavy storms converge over East Baton Rouge Parish and lay down anywhere from two to four inches of rain each day within a one hour time period. The higest rainfall totals were reported in the Jefferson Terrace neighborhood at 4.36 inches over the time period of one hour.

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  10. "An Interesting Date..."Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WBRZ

    For two days in a row, Tangipahoa Parish has been bopped with strong storms that ultimately made their way to Baton Rouge. In other severe weather episodes, tornadoes rarely hit mountainous areas but on June 25, 1960, a twister hit Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, cutting a 100 yard path for two miles.

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  11. Former LSU Pitcher Nick Rumbelow Called Up to MLB by the New York YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WBRZ

    Former LSU pitcher Nick Rumbelow has been called up to the Major Leagues by the New York Yankees, and he has joined the club for its series with the Philadelphia Phillies at Yankee Stadium. Rumbelow, a right-hander from Bullard, Texas, was called up to the big leagues from the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate.

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  12. BREC's Junior Horsemanship CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | WBRZ

    It's summertime and kids are out of school. This summer BREC is offering a little something for everyone to enjoy during their time off.

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  13. The 2016 LSU Baseball PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | WBRZ

    When the LSU Baseball team takes the field for the first time in 2016, you may need a roster handy to recognize all the new faces. The pitching staff will flip from young to experienced, with the majority of their arms returning.

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  14. Pat Shingleton: "It's Seasonal..."Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WBRZ

    Springtime has been with us for 93 days and even though today is a season-shift, we've been experiencing summer for approximately a month. Today is the longest day of the year, marking the official start of the summer solstice.

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  15. Patrick Reed tied for lead US Open lead after 36 holesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | WBRZ

    Patrick Reed has made claims that he is one of the elite players in golf: he's halfway home towards proving that point. The Baton Rouge native fired a 1-under 69 on Friday, and is tied for first with Jordan Spieth at the 115th US Open.

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  16. Baton Rouge - The U.S. Supreme Court will issue a ruling on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | WBRZ

    The U.S. Supreme Court will issue a ruling on the Affordable Care Act that could leave almost 138,000 people in the Louisiana without health insurance. In the Supreme Court case, opponents of the ACA argue the federal government should not be subsidizing individuals living in states which have not set up their own state exchanges or "marketplace".

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  17. Pat Shingleton: "A Split Moon and Flooding Rain"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WBRZ

    On this date in 1178, five monks in Canterbury, England, witnessed an astronomical event on the Sunday before the feast of St. John the Baptist. Historian Juanita Rose Violini, reported that their diaries note "an east-facing crescent moon" split in two.

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  18. LSU to start lefty Zac Person against TCU ThursdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WBRZ

    LSU seeks to win a second College World Series elimination game at 7 p.m. Thursday when the Tigers face TCU at TD Ameritrade Park. Thursday's game will be televised by ESPN, and it may be viewed at WatchESPN.com and the Watch ESPN app.

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  19. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WBRZ

    U.S. Marshals and Georgia sheriff's deputies arrested a Vacherie man in connection to a fatal hit and run that left an LSU student dead last June. Janneh Trench, 36, arrested in Clayton, Georgia in connection of the death of LSU student Eric Fabre, 20, on June 20, 2014.

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  20. Tropical disturbance upgrades to Tropical Storm BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WBRZ

    The National Hurricane Center announced the upgrade of a tropical disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico to Tropical Storm Bill. They had a Hurricane Hunter flight crew fly into the storm for a good look before declaring it a tropical storm, Monday.

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