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    Council settles scandal for $35,000

    Updated: 11:10 PM 10/22/2014

    BATON ROUGE - A woman who claims she was at the end of a witch hunt orchestrated by the mayor and police department will be paid $35,000 in a settlement deal reached with the city-parish. Wednesday, the Metro Council agreed to the deal after Kim McCants sued. McCants... (More)
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    WATCH: airman surprises family following tour of duty

    Updated: 10:37 PM 10/22/2014

    ZACHARY- An airman returned home from a 14-month tour of duty to surprise his family Wednesday evening. Screams could be heard coming from a large banquet room at Sammy's where Andressen Taylor's family had gathered. They were elated to see Taylor walk into the room shortly after 6:00 p.m.... (More)
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    Firefighters vigilant following Fire Marshal warning

    Firefighters vigilant following Fire Marshal warning

    Updated: 10:35 PM 10/22/2014

    BATON ROUGE- Firefighter said Wednesday, they are vigilant after a warning from the State Fire Marshal about thieves stealing house connections on the side of buildings. There has been a rash of thefts of the brass connections in Tangipahoa, Jefferson and Terrebonne parishes lately. So many so, the Hammond... (More)
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    Parking garage closed due to cut tension cable

    Parking garage closed due to cut tension cable

    Updated: 10:33 PM 10/22/2014

    BATON ROUGE- A contractor cut a tension cable inside a downtown parking garage, closing it for an undetermined amount of time. The West Garage is out of service until a repair can be made. The severed cable compromises the design of the garage. Closure eliminates 552 spaces temporarily.... (More)
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    Three charged with stealing innocence of country living

    Three charged with stealing innocence of country living

    Updated: 8:53 PM 10/22/2014

    WATSON- Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputies arrested three people in a burglary ring where as many as 30 vehicles were hit by thieves this week. Racey Ford, Jacob Anderson and Michael Terrell face burglary and resisting an officer charges. Authorities said the group hit unlocked vehicles in the Richmond Place... (More)
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    Bear cub strolls through store

    Bear cub strolls through store

    Updated: 7:56 PM 10/22/2014

    ASHLAND, OREGON- A bear cub scurried down the isle of a drug store and caught some shoppers by surprise. Witnesses say the cub showed up on Sunday at a nearby hotel and hopped out of a window and strolled across the street to the drug store. Police arrived and... (More)
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    Bumming a smoke led to prison

    Bumming a smoke led to prison

    Updated: 7:51 PM 10/22/2014

    PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA- It's ten years in prison for a bank robber who stopped to bum a smoke as he tried to make his getaway. A construction worker told police Paul Carman appeared nervous when he threw his shirt into a trash container and asked the worker for a smoke.... (More)
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    Fans' Choice Award Winner Week 7: Lindsey Scott

    Updated: 7:23 PM 10/22/2014

    ZACHARY - To say Lindsey Scott is having a great year would be an understatement. The Zachary quarterback in just the last three weeks has picked up 852 yards and 12 touchdowns. But against Central, it was the junior's three touchdown performance in the 4th quarter, including the... (More)
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    Man apprehended after jumping White House fence

    Man apprehended after jumping White House fence

    Updated: 7:03 PM 10/22/2014

    WASHINGTON - The Secret Service has apprehended a man who jumped over the White House fence. This latest incident comes about a month after a previous White House fence jumper sprinted across the lawn, past armed uniformed agents and entered the mansion. The fallout from that September incident and other... (More)
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    Teens' travel renews concerns about terror appeal

    Teens' travel renews concerns about terror appeal

    Updated: 7:00 PM 10/22/2014

    DENVER - School officials say three teenage girls under investigation for possibly trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were victims of an online predator who encouraged them to travel to Syria. U.S. officials on Wednesday were still trying to determine how they made it to Europe unnoticed and... (More)
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    With Graham limited, Saints receivers doing more

    With Graham limited, Saints receivers doing more

    Updated: 6:52 PM 10/22/2014

    METAIRIE - Even if Jimmy Graham's production dips while the tight end recovers from a sore shoulder, it looks like Drew Brees won't have trouble finding other targets. Recent performances by receivers Marques Colston, Kenny Stills and Brandin Cooks have left little doubt about that. Colston and Stills are coming... (More)
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    Chief: Water rate increase needed for public safety

    Updated: 6:52 PM 10/22/2014

    BAKER - Once again, changes in water bills for Baker residents are on the table for discussion. Chief of Police Mike Knaps said he's proposing that the city council increase the base water rate from $9 to between $15 and $20 in order to make up for cuts to... (More)
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    Jury selection in murder-for-hire trial continues

    Updated: 6:46 PM 10/22/2014

    PORT ALLEN - A woman accused of having her husband killed faces trial three years later. Monique Kitts is accused of having her husband, Corey Kitts shot execution-style in their Addis home for the insurance money. He was killed almost four years ago and it took three years... (More)
  • International News

    2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament

    2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament

    Updated: 6:38 PM 10/22/2014

    OTTAWA, Ontario - A gunman with a scarf over his face killed a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was shot to death by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms, authorities and witnesses said. The attack immediately raised... (More)
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    Family: Doctors don't detect Ebola in nurse's body

    Family: Doctors don't detect Ebola in nurse's body

    Updated: 6:33 PM 10/22/2014

    COLUMBUS, OH - The family of a Texas nurse who flew to Ohio and was diagnosed with Ebola says doctors no longer detect the virus in her body. A family statement released Wednesday through a media consultant says officials at Emory University Hospital and the Centers for Disease Control and... (More)
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    Workshops announced for small business competition

    Workshops announced for small business competition

    Updated: 5:51 PM 10/22/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Small businesses have the chance to compete for a combined $60,000 in cash and prizes for coming up with plans to create more jobs in Louisiana. Capital One Bank announced plans for their 2014 Bayou Classic Business Plan Competition this week, with the winners scheduled to... (More)
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