Gov't takeover in Egypt, 4th of July events and Angels - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Gov't takeover in Egypt, 4th of July events and Angels

Happy 4th of July to you!  Britney Glaser here in the KPLC 7Newsroom with a look at some of the stories you will see on today's Sunrise:

*Egypt's first democratically-elected president is now under house arrest after being removed from power.  Find out how the U.S. is handling this tense situation.

*From fireworks to parades and apple pies, there's a LOT in store across Southwest Louisiana for Independence Day festivities!  We'll have your rundown of events.

*Looking for some tasty inspiration for your get-togethers today?  I'll whip up an easy cool coconut pie and Meteorologist Ben Terry will prepare his baked potato salad.

*Two young sisters will join us for a live interview ahead of their big day leading the Lake Charles July 4th parade!  They are the force known as "Ainsley's Angels" and will tug at your heart strings this morning.

*Chances are you know someone who is addicted to Candy Crush, the online game that's gone viral.  We'll have a fun report on this game in our 4:30 half hour.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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