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  • WATCH LIVE ON 7NEWS SUNRISE: Bike lanes

    WATCH LIVE ON 7NEWS SUNRISE: Bike lanes

    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:39 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:39:56 GMT
    (Source: pablo)(Source: pablo)

    Good Morning. John Bridges and Britney Glaser here with a look at what's coming up on 7News Sunrise. 

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    Good Morning. John Bridges and Britney Glaser here with a look at what's coming up on 7News Sunrise. 

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  • 'Run with the Nuns' charity event happening this Saturday

    'Run with the Nuns' charity event happening this Saturday

    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:30 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:30:11 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Warm up your motorcycle, get your cooking utensils ready and lace up your running shoes for this year's Run with the Nuns Charity Ride, 5K Run and Cook-Off. Normally, the event traditionally includes a motorcycle/jeep ride and a rice and gravy cook-off, but this year a 5K run is being added.  The annual fundraiser is focused on Hospital needs. Last year and this year the event has been dedicated in memory of Coach Max Caldarera, a former Westlake head football coach ...

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    Warm up your motorcycle, get your cooking utensils ready and lace up your running shoes for this year's Run with the Nuns Charity Ride, 5K Run and Cook-Off. Normally, the event traditionally includes a motorcycle/jeep ride and a rice and gravy cook-off, but this year a 5K run is being added.  The annual fundraiser is focused on Hospital needs. Last year and this year the event has been dedicated in memory of Coach Max Caldarera, a former Westlake head football coach ...

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  • Parents charged with running over toddler during domestic dispute

    Parents charged with running over toddler during domestic dispute

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:57:28 GMT

    A toddler was rushed to the hospital after being run over in the midst of an argument between his parents. 

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    A toddler was rushed to the hospital after being run over in the midst of an argument between his parents. 

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  • Emotions flare during drainage town hall

    Emotions flare during drainage town hall

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:43:29 GMT
    Source: Christian PiekosSource: Christian Piekos

    Portions of Iowa have been left swamped by recent heavy rains, especially from Harvey. Wednesday night, residents voiced their opinions on how the town should find a solution to its drainage quagmire. "The biggest thing is just maintaining the ditches," said Iowa resident Warren Hanks. "They're doing it now, but that's after the fact." One-by-one, Iowa residents approached town leaders and emotionally asked for solutions. Many said the town hasn't been clean...

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    Portions of Iowa have been left swamped by recent heavy rains, especially from Harvey. Wednesday night, residents voiced their opinions on how the town should find a solution to its drainage quagmire. "The biggest thing is just maintaining the ditches," said Iowa resident Warren Hanks. "They're doing it now, but that's after the fact." One-by-one, Iowa residents approached town leaders and emotionally asked for solutions. Many said the town hasn't been clean...

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  • Bike lane coming to Pujo Street

    Bike lane coming to Pujo Street

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-09-21 03:31:23 GMT
    (Source: Maranda Whittington/KPLC)(Source: Maranda Whittington/KPLC)
    Bike lanes are officially coming to the city of Lake Charles.  Wednesday night city council approved the first lane that will be on Pujo Street from Kirkman to Bilbo.  In a month Pujo street will look a little different.  "We're going to restripe Pujo Street," said executive director for downtown development, Lori Marinovich.   This will add a permanent bike lane and parking.  "Instead of two lanes of traffic, it will (have) ...More >>
    Bike lanes are officially coming to the city of Lake Charles.  Wednesday night city council approved the first lane that will be on Pujo Street from Kirkman to Bilbo.  In a month Pujo street will look a little different.  "We're going to restripe Pujo Street," said executive director for downtown development, Lori Marinovich.   This will add a permanent bike lane and parking.  "Instead of two lanes of traffic, it will (have) ...More >>
  • Jury being seated to try 16-year-old charged with murder of 79-year-old

    Jury being seated to try 16-year-old charged with murder of 79-year-old

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:43 PM EDT2017-09-20 23:43:48 GMT
    Stacy Johnson Jr. (Source: Calcasieu Correctional Center)Stacy Johnson Jr. (Source: Calcasieu Correctional Center)

    Twelve jurors have been picked in the trial of Stacy Tyrone Johnson Jr., accused of first-degree murder in the death of Robert "Bob" Colston Sr. Johnson, who is now 17 but was 16 at the time of the crime, is expected to go to trial once alternates for the jury are picked. Opening statements will likely be held tomorrow. Colston was 79 years old when he died in June 2016. Johnson was originally charged with second-degree murder and recently re-indicted on a charge of first...

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    Twelve jurors have been picked in the trial of Stacy Tyrone Johnson Jr., accused of first-degree murder in the death of Robert "Bob" Colston Sr. Johnson, who is now 17 but was 16 at the time of the crime, is expected to go to trial once alternates for the jury are picked. Opening statements will likely be held tomorrow. Colston was 79 years old when he died in June 2016. Johnson was originally charged with second-degree murder and recently re-indicted on a charge of first...

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  • McNeese releases '17-'18 men's basketball schedule

    McNeese releases '17-'18 men's basketball schedule

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-09-20 23:36:41 GMT
    (Source: McNeese Athletics)(Source: McNeese Athletics)
    McNeese men’s basketball will host 13 games in its final season in Burton Coliseum, including Southland Conference games against Stephen F. Austin, Northwestern State, Lamar, and defending champion New Orleans, as the program released its 2017-18 schedule on Wednesday. In addition to the home slate, the Cowboys, who return seven players with starting experience from last year’s squad, will visit the University of Houston, San Diego State, Loyola Marymount, Louisiana-Lafay...More >>
    McNeese men’s basketball will host 13 games in its final season in Burton Coliseum, including Southland Conference games against Stephen F. Austin, Northwestern State, Lamar, and defending champion New Orleans, as the program released its 2017-18 schedule on Wednesday. In addition to the home slate, the Cowboys, who return seven players with starting experience from last year’s squad, will visit the University of Houston, San Diego State, Loyola Marymount, Louisiana-Lafay...More >>
  • Possible bus route changes in Iowa frustrating parents

    Possible bus route changes in Iowa frustrating parents

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:56 PM EDT2017-09-20 22:56:31 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Some Iowa parents got a bit of a scare yesterday when the school board said they would stop bus service for elementary students in certain areas. Elementary students in the dogwood subdivision and surrounding area in Iowa had to find a different way to get to school this morning. Jasmine Moore and Crystal Latulas say they were only notified their children, both students at J.I. Watson Elementary, would not be picked up by the bus this morning. “I’m upset because I have ...

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    Some Iowa parents got a bit of a scare yesterday when the school board said they would stop bus service for elementary students in certain areas. Elementary students in the dogwood subdivision and surrounding area in Iowa had to find a different way to get to school this morning. Jasmine Moore and Crystal Latulas say they were only notified their children, both students at J.I. Watson Elementary, would not be picked up by the bus this morning. “I’m upset because I have ...

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  • Jeff Davis School Board considering wife of deceased board member to fill vacancy

    Jeff Davis School Board considering wife of deceased board member to fill vacancy

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:30 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:30:32 GMT
    David Buller (Source: Jeff Davis School Board)David Buller (Source: Jeff Davis School Board)

    The Jeff Davis School Board will consider whether to appoint the wife of a deceased board member to fill his vacant spot when it meets Thursday night.

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    The Jeff Davis School Board will consider whether to appoint the wife of a deceased board member to fill his vacant spot when it meets Thursday night.

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  • PHOTOS: Rosepine police release surveillance pics of theft suspects

    PHOTOS: Rosepine police release surveillance pics of theft suspects

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:18 PM EDT2017-09-20 20:18:35 GMT
    (Source: Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office)(Source: Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office)

    The Rosepine Police Department is searching for two female suspects in connection with a theft that occurred Tuesday, according to a Facebook post made on the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Department page.  The two women were inside a Rosepine flea market when the theft occurred.  The Rosepine Police Department asks that if you have any information regarding the identity of the suspects that you call Officer Andre Westlake at 337-463-8249.  Copyright 2017 KPLC....

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    The Rosepine Police Department is searching for two female suspects in connection with a theft that occurred Tuesday, according to a Facebook post made on the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Department page.  The two women were inside a Rosepine flea market when the theft occurred.  The Rosepine Police Department asks that if you have any information regarding the identity of the suspects that you call Officer Andre Westlake at 337-463-8249.  Copyright 2017 KPLC....

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  • LEGAL CORNER: Is there any action that can be taken when a neighbor's child is bouncing a basketball at night?

    LEGAL CORNER: Is there any action that can be taken when a neighbor's child is bouncing a basketball at night?

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:35 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:35:54 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    1  My father passed away years ago while married to my mom. He left his house to his ex wife when they divorced. Recently the house was sold. Do I, as his child, still have any claims to the home once it was sold? ANSWER: Making the presumption that "He LEFT his house to his ex wife" means that he left it to her in his will or donated it to her, then there are no claims to be made. However, as his child, you may have a claim under certain conditions.  You are cons...

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    1  My father passed away years ago while married to my mom. He left his house to his ex wife when they divorced. Recently the house was sold. Do I, as his child, still have any claims to the home once it was sold? ANSWER: Making the presumption that "He LEFT his house to his ex wife" means that he left it to her in his will or donated it to her, then there are no claims to be made. However, as his child, you may have a claim under certain conditions.  You are cons...

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  • 4-H program enrollment underway

    4-H program enrollment underway

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:11 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:11:47 GMT
    (Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)(Source: Candy Rodriguez/KPLC)

    The Calcasieu Parish LSU AgCenter is looking for new 4-H members. Jennifer Cantrell with Calcasieu Parish's 4-H program says this is a way for children to, "complete hands-on projects in areas like health, science, agriculture and citizenship, in a positive environment where they receive guidance from adult mentors and are encouraged to take on proactive leadership roles." A 4-H member may enroll if they are at least 13 years or older as of January 1st of the current s...

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    The Calcasieu Parish LSU AgCenter is looking for new 4-H members. Jennifer Cantrell with Calcasieu Parish's 4-H program says this is a way for children to, "complete hands-on projects in areas like health, science, agriculture and citizenship, in a positive environment where they receive guidance from adult mentors and are encouraged to take on proactive leadership roles." A 4-H member may enroll if they are at least 13 years or older as of January 1st of the current s...

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  • Transmittable diseases carried by mosquitoes more prevalent in SWLA

    Transmittable diseases carried by mosquitoes more prevalent in SWLA

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 12:54 PM EDT2017-09-20 16:54:12 GMT
    Mosquito (Source: KPLC)Mosquito (Source: KPLC)

    You're a walking meal for mosquitoes in Southwest Louisiana. 

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    You're a walking meal for mosquitoes in Southwest Louisiana. 

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  • "Boudreaux the Louisiana Mosquiteaux" written by Sulphur man

    "Boudreaux the Louisiana Mosquiteaux" written by Sulphur man

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:45 AM EDT2017-09-20 12:45:06 GMT
    Stacy Bearden (Source: KPLC)Stacy Bearden (Source: KPLC)

    Sulphur native Stacy Bearden has always loved to draw and read. So he put both of his talents together to write a children's book that is now available from Pelican Publishing. It's called "Boudreaux the Mosquiteaux."

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    Sulphur native Stacy Bearden has always loved to draw and read. So he put both of his talents together to write a children's book that is now available from Pelican Publishing. It's called "Boudreaux the Mosquiteaux."

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  • Doctors warn of health hazards associated with flood waters

    Doctors warn of health hazards associated with flood waters

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 6:18 AM EDT2017-09-20 10:18:22 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Doctors from around the lake area jumped at the chance to help with rescues in Houston after Harvey hit the city.

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    Doctors from around the lake area jumped at the chance to help with rescues in Houston after Harvey hit the city.

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  • FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Hot pattern continues; tropics remain busy

    FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Hot pattern continues; tropics remain busy

    FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Hot pattern continues; tropics remain busy

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 08:38:31 GMT
    Summer is here to stay for at least the next week as an upper level ridge of high pressure remains parked over the eastern half of the U.S. resulting in high temperatures each day in the lower 90s and lows at in the 70s with high humidity making it feel even hotter with afternoon high index values in the upper 90s to near 100. Rain chances remain low with a couple of stray afternoon storms during the hottest part of the day, otherwise not much rain is expected thanks to high pressure...More >>
    Summer is here to stay for at least the next week as an upper level ridge of high pressure remains parked over the eastern half of the U.S. resulting in high temperatures each day in the lower 90s and lows at in the 70s with high humidity making it feel even hotter with afternoon high index values in the upper 90s to near 100. Rain chances remain low with a couple of stray afternoon storms during the hottest part of the day, otherwise not much rain is expected thanks to high pressure...More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 4

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 4

    Thursday, September 21 2017 12:39 AM EDT2017-09-21 04:39:20 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • 1,200+ seasonal jobs up for grabs in La.

    1,200+ seasonal jobs up for grabs in La.

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:29 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:29:04 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Walmart is seeking to hire more than 1,250 hourly associates in its Louisiana stores for the holiday season.

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    Walmart is seeking to hire more than 1,250 hourly associates in its Louisiana stores for the holiday season.

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  • Netflix: What's coming, going in October

    Netflix: What's coming, going in October

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:09:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:09 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:09:53 GMT

    The second installment of "Stranger Things" arrives Oct. 27 on Netflix, just in time for Halloween.

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    The second installment of "Stranger Things" arrives Oct. 27 on Netflix, just in time for Halloween.

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  • Boy, 5, suspended after school claims he made bomb threat

    Boy, 5, suspended after school claims he made bomb threat

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:02 AM EDT2017-09-20 09:02:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:02 AM EDT2017-09-20 09:02:57 GMT

    The boy’s parents say their son was just playing around, and they want the suspension removed from his permanent record.

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    The boy’s parents say their son was just playing around, and they want the suspension removed from his permanent record.

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  • breaking

    Contraband Days Festival changing its name

    Contraband Days Festival changing its name

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:03 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:03:53 GMT
    (Source: Lake Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau)(Source: Lake Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau)

    For 60 years residents and visitors to SWLA have looked forward to the annual Contraband Days Festival but now the festival is changing its name, according to Angie Manning, spokeswoman for the Lake Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau.  The board that has overseen the festival wants to bring a new focus to Louisiana culture and history from the food, music, and artists to the pirates and the rides, Manning said.  The new name of the festival is the Louisiana Pirate...

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    For 60 years residents and visitors to SWLA have looked forward to the annual Contraband Days Festival but now the festival is changing its name, according to Angie Manning, spokeswoman for the Lake Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau.  The board that has overseen the festival wants to bring a new focus to Louisiana culture and history from the food, music, and artists to the pirates and the rides, Manning said.  The new name of the festival is the Louisiana Pirate...

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  • Man creates 'dad bod' fanny pack

    Man creates 'dad bod' fanny pack

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:05 PM EDT2017-09-19 22:05:29 GMT
    Source: thedadbag.comSource: thedadbag.com

    Albert Pukies created the Dadbag, which is a fanny pack with a man's stomach printed on it.

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    Albert Pukies created the Dadbag, which is a fanny pack with a man's stomach printed on it.

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  • Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-09-20 07:55:20 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:27:59 GMT

    Hurricane Maria ties for the eighth strongest storm in Atlantic history, when measured by wind speed. 

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    Hurricane Maria ties for the eighth strongest storm in Atlantic history, when measured by wind speed. 

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  • Trapped girl a symbol for Mexico's quake rescue efforts

    Trapped girl a symbol for Mexico's quake rescue efforts

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:05 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:05:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:27:41 GMT

    A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her.

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    A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil, much of it broadcast across Mexico as rescue workers still struggled in rain and darkness early Thursday trying to reach her.

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  • SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

    SEC reveals 2016 hack that breached its filing system

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:55 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:55:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:27:27 GMT

    SEC says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016.

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    SEC says a cyber breach of a filing system it uses may have provided the basis for some illegal trading in 2016.

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  • A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

    A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:46 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:46:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 6:27 AM EDT2017-09-21 10:27:22 GMT

    Maria hit the island Wednesday morning as a Category 4 storm with 155 mph winds, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years.

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    Maria hit the island Wednesday morning as a Category 4 storm with 155 mph winds, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years.

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  • Democrats want closer look at Price's private jet travel

    Democrats want closer look at Price's private jet travel

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-09-20 21:55:44 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:53 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:53:33 GMT

    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price can't always fly commercial, spokeswoman says.

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    Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price can't always fly commercial, spokeswoman says.

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  • Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

    Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:24 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:24:59 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 3:38 AM EDT2017-09-21 07:38:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to the media, accompanied by Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol H...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks to the media, accompanied by Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., on Capitol H...

    In a sign he remained short of votes, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused on Tuesday to commit to bringing the legislation up for a vote.

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    In a sign he remained short of votes, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused on Tuesday to commit to bringing the legislation up for a vote.

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  • Alleged police brutality caught on camera; officer on desk duty

    Alleged police brutality caught on camera; officer on desk duty

    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:27 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:27:30 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:27 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:27:30 GMT

    The two men arrested at the scene suffered scrapes and bruises.

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    The two men arrested at the scene suffered scrapes and bruises.

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  • Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Mexico quake rescuers struggle to free girl, other survivors

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:33 AM EDT2017-09-20 06:33:01 GMT
    Thursday, September 21 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-09-21 06:09:09 GMT

    The earthquake struck on the 32nd anniversary of a 1985 temblor that killed thousands and came just two hours after earthquake drills were held across Mexico to mark the date.

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    The earthquake struck on the 32nd anniversary of a 1985 temblor that killed thousands and came just two hours after earthquake drills were held across Mexico to mark the date.

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  • Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

    Huge sea turtles slowly coming back from brink of extinction

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 2:41 PM EDT2017-09-20 18:41:02 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 10:38 PM EDT2017-09-21 02:38:24 GMT
    Sea turtle populations around the world are doing better, crawling back from what was once the brink of extinction.More >>
    Sea turtle populations around the world are doing better, crawling back from what was once the brink of extinction.More >>
  • German WWI U-boat found off Belgium with 23 bodies inside

    German WWI U-boat found off Belgium with 23 bodies inside

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 6:42 AM EDT2017-09-19 10:42:13 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:40 PM EDT2017-09-20 17:40:29 GMT

    Belgian regional authorities say an intact German World War I submarine has been found off the coast of Belgium and contains the bodies of 23 people.

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    Belgian regional authorities say an intact German World War I submarine has been found off the coast of Belgium and contains the bodies of 23 people.

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  • CPSO hosts gun safety class in Moss Bluff

    CPSO hosts gun safety class in Moss Bluff

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:40 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:40:13 GMT
    (Source: Maranda Whittington/KPLC)(Source: Maranda Whittington/KPLC)

    "If you're going to be a gun owner...you take care of your guns," said Trinity Meche. "You lock them up (and) get them out of the way of your kids."  The message of gun safety came from the father of Gage Meche,  the boy who accidentally shot by another student during school last year. It happened at Moss Bluff Elementary when another kid brought a loaded gun to school in a backpack.  Gage was hit in the stomach and spent weeks recovering from the ...

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    "If you're going to be a gun owner...you take care of your guns," said Trinity Meche. "You lock them up (and) get them out of the way of your kids."  The message of gun safety came from the father of Gage Meche,  the boy who accidentally shot by another student during school last year. It happened at Moss Bluff Elementary when another kid brought a loaded gun to school in a backpack.  Gage was hit in the stomach and spent weeks recovering from the ...

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  • Boxer Jake LaMotta, inspiration for 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95

    Boxer Jake LaMotta, inspiration for 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 11:29 AM EDT2017-09-20 15:29:37 GMT

    The middleweight champion boxer was the first fighter to defeat Sugar Ray Robinson as well as the inspiration for the move Raging Bull, which starred Robert DeNiro as the title character.

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    The middleweight champion boxer was the first fighter to defeat Sugar Ray Robinson as well as the inspiration for the move Raging Bull, which starred Robert DeNiro as the title character.

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  • Officer who shot Ga Tech student had been on job 16 months

    Officer who shot Ga Tech student had been on job 16 months

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 4:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 08:52:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:38 AM EDT2017-09-20 11:38:31 GMT

    Police shot and killed Scout Schultz late Saturday night after the 21-year-old student called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has said.

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    Police shot and killed Scout Schultz late Saturday night after the 21-year-old student called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has said.

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  • Toys R Us joins bankruptcy list as Amazon exerts influence

    Toys R Us joins bankruptcy list as Amazon exerts influence

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:02 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:02:12 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:26 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:26:08 GMT

    Toys R Us says court-supervised proceedings will help restructure its outstanding debt and reorganize for long-term growth.

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    Toys R Us says court-supervised proceedings will help restructure its outstanding debt and reorganize for long-term growth.

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  • In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to "destroy" North Korea

    In stark UN speech, Trump threatens to "destroy" North Korea

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 3:52 AM EDT2017-09-19 07:52:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 4:16 AM EDT2017-09-20 08:16:29 GMT

    The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.

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    The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.

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  • Mother accused of intentionally running over daughter

    Mother accused of intentionally running over daughter

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:20 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:20:15 GMT
    Wednesday, September 20 2017 1:20 AM EDT2017-09-20 05:20:15 GMT

    The woman faces several felonious charges, including vehicular assault and endangering children.

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    The woman faces several felonious charges, including vehicular assault and endangering children.

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  • Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

    Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

    Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

    Tuesday, September 19 2017 10:14 AM EDT2017-09-19 14:14:53 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The following is a list of road closures for Southwest Louisiana.

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    The following is a list of road closures for Southwest Louisiana.

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