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  • 50 years later Lake Charles opens its time capsule

    Saturday, May 27 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-05-27 04:00:18 GMT
    (Source: Maranda Whittington/KPLC)(Source: Maranda Whittington/KPLC)

    On Friday Mayor Randy Roach helped pull out history - 50 years worth, to be exact.

    In 1967 a time capsule was buried in front of historic Lake Charles City Hall, and many had different ideas of what could be buried inside. 

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    On Friday Mayor Randy Roach helped pull out history - 50 years worth, to be exact.

    In 1967 a time capsule was buried in front of historic Lake Charles City Hall, and many had different ideas of what could be buried inside. 

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  • Summer reading fun underway in Calcasieu Parish

    Summer reading fun underway in Calcasieu Parish

    Friday, May 26 2017 11:02 PM EDT2017-05-27 03:02:13 GMT
    (Source: Calcasieu Parish Public Library)(Source: Calcasieu Parish Public Library)

    The Calcasieu Parish Public Library annual summer reading program is underway. The kick-off celebration was held at Prien Lake Park. It included registration, face painting, kite flying, bird house building and even Clifford the Big Red Dog. The reading program runs from now until July 7.

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    The Calcasieu Parish Public Library annual summer reading program is underway. The kick-off celebration was held at Prien Lake Park. It included registration, face painting, kite flying, bird house building and even Clifford the Big Red Dog. The reading program runs from now until July 7.

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  • Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester

    Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester

    Friday, May 26 2017 11:04 PM EDT2017-05-27 03:04:58 GMT
    Friday, May 26 2017 11:04 PM EDT2017-05-27 03:04:58 GMT

    Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester, England, to help victims of deadly bombing at her show earlier this week.

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    Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester, England, to help victims of deadly bombing at her show earlier this week.

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  • Parents of Gage Meche suing man they blame for gun being brought to school

    Parents of Gage Meche suing man they blame for gun being brought to school

    Friday, May 26 2017 10:18 PM EDT2017-05-27 02:18:02 GMT
    Gage Meche (Source: Facebook)Gage Meche (Source: Facebook)

    Gage Meche has thousands of people rooting for him and a family spokesman says it means a lot.  But attorney Ron Richard says the child's parents want action against the man they believe is responsible, they're suing Michael Lane Dugas.. “They are on a roller coaster of emotions:  anger, sadness, fear, angst and wanting to feel like they're doing something about this matter. 

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    Gage Meche has thousands of people rooting for him and a family spokesman says it means a lot.  But attorney Ron Richard says the child's parents want action against the man they believe is responsible, they're suing Michael Lane Dugas.. “They are on a roller coaster of emotions:  anger, sadness, fear, angst and wanting to feel like they're doing something about this matter. 

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  • State of housing market in Lake Area

    State of housing market in Lake Area

    Friday, May 26 2017 8:42 PM EDT2017-05-27 00:42:28 GMT

    A massive new $200 million housing project planned in Calcasieu Parish was announced Thursday night. The Sugarcane Townes will be located near Iowa, and the development will bring in 600 new homes.

    Sharel Hebert, a realtor at Century 21 in Lake Charles, said the planned housing development is a much-needed addition to the housing market in Calcasieu Parish.

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    A massive new $200 million housing project planned in Calcasieu Parish was announced Thursday night. The Sugarcane Townes will be located near Iowa, and the development will bring in 600 new homes.

    Sharel Hebert, a realtor at Century 21 in Lake Charles, said the planned housing development is a much-needed addition to the housing market in Calcasieu Parish.

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  • 'Christian's Cajun Adventures' - Learning to Make Boudin

    'Christian's Cajun Adventures' - Learning to Make Boudin

    Friday, May 26 2017 8:06 PM EDT2017-05-27 00:06:28 GMT
    Source: KPLCSource: KPLC

    In this week's edition of "Christian's Cajun Adventures," KPLC's Christian Piekos learns how to make a Cajun meat unique to Louisiana: boudin.

    Christian went behind the scenes at Hackett's Cajun Kitchen to learn the ropes. 

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    In this week's edition of "Christian's Cajun Adventures," KPLC's Christian Piekos learns how to make a Cajun meat unique to Louisiana: boudin.

    Christian went behind the scenes at Hackett's Cajun Kitchen to learn the ropes. 

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  • Best Summer Ever: 2017 summer camps and events across Southwest Louisiana

    Best Summer Ever: 2017 summer camps and events across Southwest Louisiana

    Friday, May 26 2017 6:39 PM EDT2017-05-26 22:39:56 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Looking for a family fun activity for the kids this summer? Here is a list of camps, festivals and events happening across Southwest Louisiana this summer.

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    Looking for a family fun activity for the kids this summer? Here is a list of camps, festivals and events happening across Southwest Louisiana this summer.

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  • McNeese eliminated from Southland tourney with 5-4 loss to Houston Baptist

    McNeese eliminated from Southland tourney with 5-4 loss to Houston Baptist

    Friday, May 26 2017 6:03 PM EDT2017-05-26 22:03:52 GMT
    (Source: Brady Renard/KPLC)(Source: Brady Renard/KPLC)
    McNeese jumped on Houston Baptist starting pitcher Daniel Endsley for two first-inning runs but then the regular Sunday starter settled in to keep the Cowboys’ bats off balance as the Huskies held on to beat the top-seeded Cowboys 5-4 and eliminating the conference champions from the Southland Conference Tournament here Friday afternoon. McNeese (37-20) now must wait on a call from the NCAA on Monday to see if they’ve been selected for a well-deserved postseason bid into ...More >>
    McNeese jumped on Houston Baptist starting pitcher Daniel Endsley for two first-inning runs but then the regular Sunday starter settled in to keep the Cowboys’ bats off balance as the Huskies held on to beat the top-seeded Cowboys 5-4 and eliminating the conference champions from the Southland Conference Tournament here Friday afternoon. McNeese (37-20) now must wait on a call from the NCAA on Monday to see if they’ve been selected for a well-deserved postseason bid into ...More >>
  • Fenton Elementary cut from Jeff Davis school meal program, three schools added

    Fenton Elementary cut from Jeff Davis school meal program, three schools added

    Friday, May 26 2017 5:00 PM EDT2017-05-26 21:00:17 GMT
    (Source: Google Images)(Source: Google Images)

    Thanks to the expansion of the federally funded program, Community Eligibility Child Nutrition Provision (CEP), in Jeff Davis Parish, fewer students will have to go hungry this fall.  "The entire population at those schools will eat free," said Jeff Davis Parish Superintendent Kirk Credeur. The program allows schools considered low-income populations to provide free meals at no cost to students' families and without collecting applications. "It would eliminate a...

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    Thanks to the expansion of the federally funded program, Community Eligibility Child Nutrition Provision (CEP), in Jeff Davis Parish, fewer students will have to go hungry this fall.  "The entire population at those schools will eat free," said Jeff Davis Parish Superintendent Kirk Credeur. The program allows schools considered low-income populations to provide free meals at no cost to students' families and without collecting applications. "It would eliminate a...

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  • Louisiana offers sales tax breaks this weekend for hurricane preparedness

    Louisiana offers sales tax breaks this weekend for hurricane preparedness

    Friday, May 26 2017 4:44 PM EDT2017-05-26 20:44:22 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The Louisiana Department of Revenue has declared Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28 a "Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday". During the sales tax holiday, eligible purchases are subject to a state sales tax rate of only three percent, applicable to the first $1,500 of the sales price of each eligible item. Eligible purchases include: Any portable self-powered light source, including candles and flashlights Any portable self-powered radio, two-way radio or weather ...

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    The Louisiana Department of Revenue has declared Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28 a "Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday". During the sales tax holiday, eligible purchases are subject to a state sales tax rate of only three percent, applicable to the first $1,500 of the sales price of each eligible item. Eligible purchases include: Any portable self-powered light source, including candles and flashlights Any portable self-powered radio, two-way radio or weather ...

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  • BREAKING

    Second arrest made in connection with Fournet Street homicide

    Second arrest made in connection with Fournet Street homicide

    Friday, May 26 2017 3:52 PM EDT2017-05-26 19:52:19 GMT
    Kevion Willis (Source: Department of Transportation)Kevion Willis (Source: Department of Transportation)
    A man who authorities say attempted to carjack a driver following a fatal shooting on Fournet Street has been arrested. Lake Charles police officers found 27-year-old Robert Bracy shot to death when they arrived at the 1500 block of Fournet Street Wednesday. Devlon Willis-Muhammad, 20, was arrested that day and charged with second-degree murder. Today, his cousin, Kevion Hakeem Marcel Willis, 20, of Lake Charles, was also arrested. Deputy Chief Mark Kraus said in a news releas...More >>
    A man who authorities say attempted to carjack a driver following a fatal shooting on Fournet Street has been arrested. Lake Charles police officers found 27-year-old Robert Bracy shot to death when they arrived at the 1500 block of Fournet Street Wednesday. Devlon Willis-Muhammad, 20, was arrested that day and charged with second-degree murder. Today, his cousin, Kevion Hakeem Marcel Willis, 20, of Lake Charles, was also arrested. Deputy Chief Mark Kraus said in a news releas...More >>
  • BREAKING

    19-year-old DeRidder man killed in single-vehicle crash near Topsy

    19-year-old DeRidder man killed in single-vehicle crash near Topsy

    Friday, May 26 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-05-26 18:40:46 GMT
    (Source: Google Maps)(Source: Google Maps)

    A 19-year-old DeRidder man died in a single-vehicle accident near the intersection of Topsy Road and Arnold White Road in Topsy early Friday morning, authorities said.

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    A 19-year-old DeRidder man died in a single-vehicle accident near the intersection of Topsy Road and Arnold White Road in Topsy early Friday morning, authorities said.

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  • BREAKING

    1st-degree murder conviction in 2016 killing at Dees Motel, south of DeRidder

    1st-degree murder conviction in 2016 killing at Dees Motel, south of DeRidder

    Friday, May 26 2017 2:20 PM EDT2017-05-26 18:20:04 GMT
    Jackie L. Pruitt (Source: Beauregard Sheriff's Office)Jackie L. Pruitt (Source: Beauregard Sheriff's Office)
    A DeRidder man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for killing a woman at a motel south of DeRidder in May 2016. Jackie L. Pruitt was arrested the day after the body of 28-year-old Sonya Ortego was found at the Dees Motel on U.S. 171. The jury, which returned in an hour and fifteen minutes, voted 11-1 to convict Pruitt, according to Assistant District Attorney Richard Morton. A unanimous jury was not necessary for a conviction since it was not a death penalty case. The tri...More >>
    A DeRidder man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for killing a woman at a motel south of DeRidder in May 2016. Jackie L. Pruitt was arrested the day after the body of 28-year-old Sonya Ortego was found at the Dees Motel on U.S. 171. The jury, which returned in an hour and fifteen minutes, voted 11-1 to convict Pruitt, according to Assistant District Attorney Richard Morton. A unanimous jury was not necessary for a conviction since it was not a death penalty case. The tri...More >>
  • BREAKING

    Officials searching for man wanted on charges of attempted first-degree murder, armed robbery

    Officials searching for man wanted on charges of attempted first-degree murder, armed robbery

    Friday, May 26 2017 1:04 PM EDT2017-05-26 17:04:27 GMT
    Robert Hendrix (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)Robert Hendrix (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)
    The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect in a December armed robbery at a local motel. Robert M. Hendrix, 24, of Lake Charles, is wanted on charges of attempted first-degree murder and armed robbery.  Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said Judge Michael Canaday signed a $1.25 million warrant on Jan. 23. “Detectives attempted to locate Hendrix on numerous occasions but were unsuccessful." Myers asked anyone with information H...More >>
    The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect in a December armed robbery at a local motel. Robert M. Hendrix, 24, of Lake Charles, is wanted on charges of attempted first-degree murder and armed robbery.  Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Kim Myers said Judge Michael Canaday signed a $1.25 million warrant on Jan. 23. “Detectives attempted to locate Hendrix on numerous occasions but were unsuccessful." Myers asked anyone with information H...More >>
  • Lake Charles woman faces 4 counts of child desertion

    Lake Charles woman faces 4 counts of child desertion

    Friday, May 26 2017 12:13 PM EDT2017-05-26 16:13:59 GMT

    A Lake Charles woman is facing 4 counts of child desertion, according to a news release from Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokesperson Kim Myers. On May 24, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a store on Highway 14 in Lake Charles after a complainant claimed two children were left at the store. 

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    A Lake Charles woman is facing 4 counts of child desertion, according to a news release from Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office spokesperson Kim Myers. On May 24, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a store on Highway 14 in Lake Charles after a complainant claimed two children were left at the store. 

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  • BREAKING

    Man alleged to have struck girlfriend with car charged with manslaughter

    Man alleged to have struck girlfriend with car charged with manslaughter

    Friday, May 26 2017 11:17 AM EDT2017-05-26 15:17:52 GMT
    (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)(Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)

    A Lake Charles man has been arrested on a manslaughter charge after his live-in girlfriend died from injuries sustained when he hit her with his car, authorities said. The incident happened on Monday, May 22, but the woman didn't die until Wednesday, May 24, said Kim Myers, Calcasieu Sheriff's Office spokeswoman. When deputies responded to a disturbance at a home on Arsene Road around 8:20 p.m. on May 22, they were told a woman had been taken to a hospital after being hit by a ...

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    A Lake Charles man has been arrested on a manslaughter charge after his live-in girlfriend died from injuries sustained when he hit her with his car, authorities said. The incident happened on Monday, May 22, but the woman didn't die until Wednesday, May 24, said Kim Myers, Calcasieu Sheriff's Office spokeswoman. When deputies responded to a disturbance at a home on Arsene Road around 8:20 p.m. on May 22, they were told a woman had been taken to a hospital after being hit by a ...

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  • Flags placed at graves in Arlington National Cemetery

    Flags placed at graves in Arlington National Cemetery

    Friday, May 26 2017 10:02 AM EDT2017-05-26 14:02:33 GMT
    Friday, May 26 2017 10:02 AM EDT2017-05-26 14:02:33 GMT

    The "flags-in" ceremony has been held every since the Old Guard, officially named the Third Infantry, was designated as the Army's official ceremonial unit in 1948.

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    The "flags-in" ceremony has been held every since the Old Guard, officially named the Third Infantry, was designated as the Army's official ceremonial unit in 1948.

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  • Students vying for a ticket to National Rodeo Finals

    Students vying for a ticket to National Rodeo Finals

    Friday, May 26 2017 9:59 AM EDT2017-05-26 13:59:28 GMT
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)

    From goat tying to barrel racing, Louisiana students are competing at Burton Coliseum for their bid to nationals at the junior high and high school rodeo finals.

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    From goat tying to barrel racing, Louisiana students are competing at Burton Coliseum for their bid to nationals at the junior high and high school rodeo finals.

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  • High demand for healthcare jobs

    High demand for healthcare jobs

    Friday, May 26 2017 7:56 AM EDT2017-05-26 11:56:00 GMT
    HealthWORx is a new initiative aimed at connecting qualified people with in-demand healthcare jobs. (Source: KPLC)HealthWORx is a new initiative aimed at connecting qualified people with in-demand healthcare jobs. (Source: KPLC)

    HealthWORx is a new initiative aimed at connecting qualified people with hundreds of local healthcare-related jobs in Southwest Louisiana. 

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    HealthWORx is a new initiative aimed at connecting qualified people with hundreds of local healthcare-related jobs in Southwest Louisiana. 

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  • McNeese offers summer camps for kids

    Friday, May 26 2017 7:40 AM EDT2017-05-26 11:40:27 GMT
    McNeese State UniversityMcNeese State University

    From Kids College  to Summer Band camp to the Engineering academy, McNeese State University seems to be the place for younger students this summer.  

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    From Kids College  to Summer Band camp to the Engineering academy, McNeese State University seems to be the place for younger students this summer.  

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  • Freebie Friday: street concert, summer reading party, "Storks" viewing

    Freebie Friday: street concert, summer reading party, "Storks" viewing

    Friday, May 26 2017 7:28 AM EDT2017-05-26 11:28:59 GMT
    "Storks" will be the featured movie at Prien Lake Mall's Movies Under the Stars Friday evening. (Source: Warner Bros.)"Storks" will be the featured movie at Prien Lake Mall's Movies Under the Stars Friday evening. (Source: Warner Bros.)

    Music, a movie, and a summer reading party!  You don't have to break the bank to have fun this weekend, as KPLC's Britney Glaser shows you in this week's Freebie Friday report. 

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    Music, a movie, and a summer reading party!  You don't have to break the bank to have fun this weekend, as KPLC's Britney Glaser shows you in this week's Freebie Friday report. 

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  • McNeese offers summer camps for kids

    McNeese offers summer camps for kids

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  • LC Avenue of Flags is one of the largest displays in the country

    LC Avenue of Flags is one of the largest displays in the country

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    It's a day to honor and thank past and present veterans for their service - and for one organization, it is also an opportunity to remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice.

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    It's a day to honor and thank past and present veterans for their service - and for one organization, it is also an opportunity to remember those who paid the ultimate sacrifice.

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  • Avenue of Flags reaches 1,000 milestone

    Avenue of Flags reaches 1,000 milestone

    Friday, May 26 2017 6:36 AM EDT2017-05-26 10:36:44 GMT
    Source: Carol FontenotSource: Carol Fontenot

    It took 32 years, but now the bi-annual display of the Avenue of Flags has reached the one thousand mark. 

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    It took 32 years, but now the bi-annual display of the Avenue of Flags has reached the one thousand mark. 

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  • Memorial Day events and closures in SWLA

    Memorial Day events and closures in SWLA

    Thursday, May 25 2017 11:13 AM EDT2017-05-25 15:13:15 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The following events, closures and garbage pickup schedule changes have been announced in conjunction with the Memorial Day holiday. 

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    The following events, closures and garbage pickup schedule changes have been announced in conjunction with the Memorial Day holiday. 

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  • US plans test of defense system to shoot down an ICBM

    US plans test of defense system to shoot down an ICBM

    Saturday, May 27 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-05-27 08:05:40 GMT
    Saturday, May 27 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-05-27 08:05:40 GMT

    As North Korea continues testing its missiles, US plans a test of its defense system to shoot down an ICBM.

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    As North Korea continues testing its missiles, US plans a test of its defense system to shoot down an ICBM.

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  • If FBI wants to talk to Kushner, lawyer says he's ready

    If FBI wants to talk to Kushner, lawyer says he's ready

    Saturday, May 27 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-05-27 08:05:00 GMT
    Saturday, May 27 2017 4:05 AM EDT2017-05-27 08:05:00 GMT

    Amid reports that the FBI is investigating meetings Trump son-in-law had with Russians, Jared Kushner's lawyer says he is willing to cooperate with investigators.

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    Amid reports that the FBI is investigating meetings Trump son-in-law had with Russians, Jared Kushner's lawyer says he is willing to cooperate with investigators.

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  • Next for Montana's new congressman: Day in court, then DC

    Next for Montana's new congressman: Day in court, then DC

    Saturday, May 27 2017 3:16 AM EDT2017-05-27 07:16:46 GMT
    Saturday, May 27 2017 3:16 AM EDT2017-05-27 07:16:46 GMT

    Republican Greg Gianforte's win in Montana's special election hinged on flaws in both the two major party candidates.

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    Republican Greg Gianforte's win in Montana's special election hinged on flaws in both the two major party candidates.

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  • At least 28 killed in ambush attack on Christians in Egypt

    At least 28 killed in ambush attack on Christians in Egypt

    Saturday, May 27 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-05-27 06:55:27 GMT
    Saturday, May 27 2017 2:55 AM EDT2017-05-27 06:55:27 GMT

    Egyptian state TV: 23 people, 25 wounded in militant attack on a bus with Coptic Christians south of Cairo.

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    Egyptian state TV: 23 people, 25 wounded in militant attack on a bus with Coptic Christians south of Cairo.

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  • Former Carter adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

    Former Carter adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

    Friday, May 26 2017 10:41 PM EDT2017-05-27 02:41:43 GMT
    Saturday, May 27 2017 1:33 AM EDT2017-05-27 05:33:06 GMT
    Former National Security Adviser Zbigniew K. Brzezinski died Friday, his daughter said. (Source: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)Former National Security Adviser Zbigniew K. Brzezinski died Friday, his daughter said. (Source: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    Zbigniew Brzezinski, former national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, has died at the age of 89.  

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    Zbigniew Brzezinski, former national security adviser to President Jimmy Carter, has died at the age of 89, his daughter said. 

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  • 2 dead, 1 injured after stabbing attack on train in Oregon

    2 dead, 1 injured after stabbing attack on train in Oregon

    Saturday, May 27 2017 12:34 AM EDT2017-05-27 04:34:52 GMT
    Saturday, May 27 2017 1:11 AM EDT2017-05-27 05:11:48 GMT

    Witnesses told police it all started when the suspect began shouting hate speech on a crowded train.

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    Witnesses told police it all started when the suspect began shouting hate speech on a crowded train.

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  • Judge tosses life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

    Judge tosses life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

    Friday, May 26 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-05-26 21:57:45 GMT
    Friday, May 26 2017 10:57 PM EDT2017-05-27 02:57:19 GMT

    Malvo was one of two people convicted in the DC area sniper shootings in 2002. 

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    Malvo was one of two people convicted in the DC area sniper shootings in 2002. 

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  • SLIDESHOW: Graduation photos 2017

    SLIDESHOW: Graduation photos 2017

    Tuesday, May 16 2017 8:33 PM EDT2017-05-17 00:33:42 GMT

    Graduation is a special moment for everyone and we would love to see all graduation pictures. Send pictures of your graduate to newmedia@kplctv.com.  Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

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    Graduation is a special moment for everyone and we would love to see all graduation pictures. Send pictures of your graduate to newmedia@kplctv.com.  Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Hayden Gunter

    Sports Person of the Week - Hayden Gunter

    Thursday, May 18 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-05-18 22:14:30 GMT
    From the gridiron, to the hardwood, to the diamond, South Beauregard's Hayden Gunter has done it all. Just a week before his high school graduation, Gunter and the Golden Knights capped off their first baseball state championship in school history. "Everyone doubted us, like who thinks a team from South Beau could win a state championship," asked Gunter." From the chaos of a live rooster in the dugout, to winning the first 3A state title in Sulphur, th...More >>
    From the gridiron, to the hardwood, to the diamond, South Beauregard's Hayden Gunter has done it all. Just a week before his high school graduation, Gunter and the Golden Knights capped off their first baseball state championship in school history. "Everyone doubted us, like who thinks a team from South Beau could win a state championship," asked Gunter." From the chaos of a live rooster in the dugout, to winning the first 3A state title in Sulphur, th...More >>
  • SLIDESHOW: Memorial Day Veterans

    SLIDESHOW: Memorial Day Veterans

    Friday, May 26 2017 4:05 PM EDT2017-05-26 20:05:10 GMT

    Memorial Day is a time to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country.

    Send pictures of your veteran to newmedia@kplctv.com.

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    Memorial Day is a time to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country.

    Send pictures of your veteran to newmedia@kplctv.com.

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  • Your child can do the Weather With Ben Terry on 7News Sunrise!

    Weather with Ben

    Weather with Ben

    Friday, May 19 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-05-19 17:16:19 GMT

    Ben Terry is looking for an assistant! If you’d like to be a Junior Weather Reporter and do the weather with Ben on 7News Sunrise … here’s what you need to do. 

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    Ben Terry is looking for an assistant! If you’d like to be a Junior Weather Reporter and do the weather with Ben on 7News Sunrise … here’s what you need to do. 

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    Stories to make you happy

    Click on these feel-good stories that will uplift, warm your heart, are cute, sweet or just something that makes you smile. 

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    Click on these feel-good stories that will uplift, warm your heart, are cute, sweet or just something that makes you smile. 

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