FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Clouds return today, then we brace for strong storms late tonight

A First Alert Weather Day is in effect for Thursday and impacts will not be limited to the damaging winds and very heavy rain could lead to flash flooding and come at a bad time as the morning commute will be impacted.

  Skydiver reunited with prosthetic leg that flew off at 10,000 feet

The skydiver promised deputies he would use a tether during his next jump to make sure the prosthetic doesn’t fall off again.
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US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3 million vehicles

Vehicles made by Toyota, Honda, Kia, Hyundai, Mitsubishi and Fiat Chrysler from the 2010 through 2019 model years are included in the probe, which was revealed Tuesday in documents posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.


CPSO arrests two men for DWI third

  LSU officially introduces Scott Woodward as new athletic director

Second person arrested in connection with vehicle burglaries at Vinton bingo hall

  On this day in history: The Great Fire of 1910

  55 graduate from Calcasieu law enforcement training academy

Fifty-five cadets representing 17 agencies in the five-parish area graduated from the 121st Basic Academy Tuesday. The officers completed 509 hours of instruction and passed the Louisiana Peace Officer Standard Testing (POST) exam. They are now certified as Basic Peace Officers
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  Dems clash with Trump officials on subpoenas, tax returns

The treasury secretary says he is consulting with the Justice Department "due to the serious constitutional questions raised by this request and the serious consequences that a resolution of those questions could have for taxpayer privacy."

Water dangers big topic at National Hurricane Conference in New Orleans

First Alert Forecast: Heavy rain and storms likely Thursday morning

One killed in overnight accident on Enterprise Boulevard

  Kohl’s to begin accepting Amazon returns in all stores starting this summer

  FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Clouds and humidity increase; heavy rain threat Thursday

  Oak trees in Lake Charles now protected by endowment

  Lake Charles residents voice concern over lack of curbside recycling

  UPDATE: Suspect arrested in stabbing death of 67-year-old Oberlin man

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  Indictment: Ex-CEO ignored red flags as opioid crisis raged

The pharmaceutical industry executive hit Tuesday with criminal charges stemming from the opioid crisis doesn't have his name on a museum wing, and his company isn't within earshot of Apple or anyone else on the Fortune 500.


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Draft guru Mike Detillier on BJ Blunt’s NFL potential

Detillier is a Louisiana-based football analyst and the editor and publisher of Mike Detillier’s NFL Draft Report. Mike D breaks down BJ Blunt's chances of being drafted and his NFL fit.


  Locally filmed movie to premiere at Tribeca Film Festival in New York

Man found asleep on couch in Governor’s Mansion arrested

  SWLA resident finds road improvements unnecessary and a ‘humongous waste of money’

  SWLA single mother becomes first time homeowner through Habitat for Humanity

  St. Bernard Parish man pleads guilty to killing ex-wife with ax

A St. Bernard Parish man accused of killing his ex-wife with a hatchet pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and will spend the rest of his life in prison.
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Boy thrown over balcony at Mall of America showing signs of recovery

The boy plunged 40 feet when a stranger threw him over the third floor balcony.

Officials: Two arrested after officer stopping to help them finds drugs in their vehicle

9-year-old picks up eight bags of trash at I-10 beach

McNeese to occupy ‘home’ sideline beginning this season

First Alert Forecast: Rain chances increase later this week with our next storm system


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