Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:48 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:48:24 GMT
When temperatures soar, you hear the warnings about staying hydrated and cool to prevent heat illnesses. Just as people are at risk, so are our pets. For the VanGossen family in Lake Charles, Boomer,More >>
When temperatures soar, you hear the warnings about staying hydrated and cool to prevent heat illnesses. KPLC's Britney Glaser talks to a local vet about the precautions to take for pets and signs of heat illness in animals. More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:34 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:34:43 GMT
The Sunrise Facebook friend of the day for Wednesday, June 19 is Charlotte Manuel. If you'd like the chance to be our next Facebook friend of the day, just like the Sunrise Facebook page and leave usMore >>
The Sunrise Facebook friend of the day for Wednesday, June 19 is Charlotte Manuel. More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 8:15 AM EDT2013-06-19 12:15:04 GMT
The following is a news release from the Calcasieu Parish Public Library: Calcasieu Parish Public Library System and Sulphur Parks and Recreation have partnered to provide the community with an easy andMore >>
Sulphur Parks and Recreation and Calcasieu Parish Public Library have partnered to participate in the Little Free Library project, first launched in 2009 in Wisconsin. More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 7:20 AM EDT2013-06-19 11:20:40 GMT
Lake Charles police are assisting in the search of a missing elderly man from Lake Charles. Leroy Stewart Sr., 85, has been missing since 10 a.m. Monday from Moss Regional Hospital. Family members ofMore >>
Lake Charles police are assisting in the search of a missing elderly man from Lake Charles.More >>
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MOSCOW (AP) - A big question for many Russians in 2013 may be "How do I get a beer around here?"
Under a law that took effect on New Year's Day, selling beer at Russia's ubiquitous kiosks is banned. Beer now can be purchased only at restaurants, cafes and stores of at least 50 square meters (about 500 square feet).
The law also changes beer's classification from a food to an alcoholic beverage, meaning it can't be sold in any store from 11 p.m. to 8 a.m.
Kiosks mushroomed along Russian sidewalks and roadsides after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, reflecting a lively but disorderly free market. In recent years, kiosks have gradually faded away as conventional stores got more of a foothold, but they are still common.
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