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Louisiana's legislative session begins today

Good Monday morning to you!  Britney Glaser here with a look at what's in store on today's Sunrise:

*Governor Bobby Jindal will address state lawmakers this afternoon to open this year's legislative session.  The gavel drops at noon.  We'll tell you some of the 1,500 bills that have been proposed, from Common Core to medical marijuana.

*Two big investigations continue this morning in Calcasieu Parish.  We'll bring you the latest information on the train death of a Vinton teen.  We will also tell you why investigators need witnesses to come forward regarding a double shooting at a Lake Charles night club over the weekend.

*It's been an agonizing two days for the relatives of more than 200 people on board a plane that has gone missing.  Find out about search efforts happening today for the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777.

*The clock is ticking toward the deadline to sign up for President Obama's health care law and now a major tracking survey suggests visible results.  We will tell you about the amount of uninsured Americans today and how those numbers compare to the same time last year.

*Do you have some extra love to give?  Don't miss today's Sunrise Pet Shop segment where we will introduce you to a sweet dog or cat in need of a home.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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