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  • Cold Spring Is Haunting Louisiana Sugar Cane Farmers

    Cold Spring Is Haunting Louisiana Sugar Cane Farmers

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:31:00 GMT
    (AP) The cold spring will probably mean lower yields in the states cane fields.More >>
    (AP) The cold spring will probably mean lower yields in the states cane fields.More >>
  • Gator Hunters Get Ready

    Gator Hunters Get Ready

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:26 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:26:55 GMT
    (AP) The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says the annual alligator harvest will start Wednesday at the Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge in Cameron and Vermilion parishes.The refuge will open the public each day at 10 a.m. during the harvest and will close at sunset.Officials say the delayed openings will be in effect for at least a week, or until trappers exhaust their quotas for the controlled harvest.The refuge covers 26 miles of coastal southwest Louisiana.More >>
    (AP) The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says the annual alligator harvest will start Wednesday at the Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge in Cameron and Vermilion parishes.The refuge will open the public each day at 10 a.m. during the harvest and will close at sunset.Officials say the delayed openings will be in effect for at least a week, or until trappers exhaust their quotas for the controlled harvest.The refuge covers 26 miles of coastal southwest Louisiana.More >>
  • More Air Travel Options For Louisiana Flyers

    More Air Travel Options For Louisiana Flyers

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:23:37 GMT
    (AP) Southwest Airlines plans to expand service to and from New Orleans in 2015. More >>
    (AP) Southwest Airlines plans to expand service to and from New Orleans in 2015. More >>
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  • Three taken to hospital after wreck on LA 28 near Libuse

    Three taken to hospital after wreck on LA 28 near Libuse

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:56:03 GMT
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5)- Louisiana State Police and the fire department responded to a two-car accident on Highway 28 East in Rapides Parish. The accident occurred around 2:30 P.M. on Tuesday. More >>
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5)- Louisiana State Police and the fire department responded to a two-car accident on Highway 28 East in Rapides Parish. The accident occurred around 2:30 P.M. on Tuesday. More >>
  • Desegregation case in Avoyelles Parish enters final phases

    Desegregation case in Avoyelles Parish enters final phases

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:00:04 GMT
    AVOYELLES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - For the past 5 years, the Avoyelles Parish School District has been working to get from under a decades old desegregation case, and it finally could be coming to an end.More >>
    AVOYELLES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - For the past 5 years, the Avoyelles Parish School District has been working to get from under a decades old desegregation case, and it finally could be coming to an end.More >>
  • Lakes and Rivers

    Lakes and Rivers

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:22:10 GMT
    Red River/Black River System Location Pool/Flood Stage Today's Stage Trend Crest History Grand Ecore 33.0 22.7  +0.4   Red River Lock 3 n/a 71.7  +1.4 Alexandria 32.0 21.7  +0.4 Red RiverMore >>
    Central Louisiana's daily Hydrology Report.More >>
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  • Cold Spring Is Haunting Louisiana Sugar Cane Farmers

    Cold Spring Is Haunting Louisiana Sugar Cane Farmers

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:31:00 GMT
    (AP) The cold spring will probably mean lower yields in the states cane fields.More >>
    (AP) The cold spring will probably mean lower yields in the states cane fields.More >>
  • Gator Hunters Get Ready

    Gator Hunters Get Ready

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:26 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:26:55 GMT
    (AP) The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says the annual alligator harvest will start Wednesday at the Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge in Cameron and Vermilion parishes.The refuge will open the public each day at 10 a.m. during the harvest and will close at sunset.Officials say the delayed openings will be in effect for at least a week, or until trappers exhaust their quotas for the controlled harvest.The refuge covers 26 miles of coastal southwest Louisiana.More >>
    (AP) The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says the annual alligator harvest will start Wednesday at the Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge in Cameron and Vermilion parishes.The refuge will open the public each day at 10 a.m. during the harvest and will close at sunset.Officials say the delayed openings will be in effect for at least a week, or until trappers exhaust their quotas for the controlled harvest.The refuge covers 26 miles of coastal southwest Louisiana.More >>
  • More Air Travel Options For Louisiana Flyers

    More Air Travel Options For Louisiana Flyers

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:23:37 GMT
    (AP) Southwest Airlines plans to expand service to and from New Orleans in 2015. More >>
    (AP) Southwest Airlines plans to expand service to and from New Orleans in 2015. More >>
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  • Justice Department: Texas voter ID discriminatory

    Justice Department: Texas voter ID discriminatory

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-09-02 23:26:54 GMT
    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law, although a decision isn't expected before the November election.More >>
    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law, although a decision isn't expected before the November election.More >>
  • Los Angeles jury convicts man of 3 serial murders

    Los Angeles jury convicts man of 3 serial murders

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:10:00 GMT
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles jury has convicted a career criminal in the serial killings of three women in the 1980s.More >>
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles jury has convicted a career criminal in the serial killings of three women in the 1980s.More >>
  • Another U.S. missionary doctor contracts Ebola in Liberia

    Another U.S. missionary doctor contracts Ebola in Liberia

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:01 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:01:19 GMT
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    (CBS News) Another American doctor has been infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia, the missionary group he worked for, SIM, said Tuesday.More >>
    (CBS News) Another American doctor has been infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia, the missionary group he worked for, SIM, said Tuesday.More >>
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  • Group says world is losing battle against Ebola

    Group says world is losing battle against Ebola

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:34:33 GMT
    The U.N. is warning that food prices are rising in countries hit by Ebola and that it'll get worse because many farmers won't be able to access fields during the upcoming harvests of rice and corn.More >>
    The international group Doctors Without Borders warned Tuesday that the world is losing the battle against Ebola and lamented that treatment centers in West Africa have been "reduced to places where people go to die alone."More >>
  • Preschools latest to take on green movement

    Preschools latest to take on green movement

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:21 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:21:33 GMT
    A new Oklahoma City preschool is staying away from plastic toys, serving only vegan and gluten-free food, and focusing on teaching children early about living a healthy lifestyle.More >>
    Three-year-old Clara Centola seems unconcerned by the adults around her as she works at a mini-kitchen, deciding which cloth-toy fruits and vegetables to serve her imaginary guests. There are no plastic fast-food replicas...More >>
  • Ill UK boy's parents freed from custody in Spain

    Ill UK boy's parents freed from custody in Spain

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:24 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:24:05 GMT
    U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says it is inappropriate to throw the full weight of the law at a family who spirited their ill 5-year-old child out of the country in order for him to receive a revolutionary...More >>
    The British parents who took their critically ill child for treatment abroad without doctors' consent were released from custody in Spain on Tuesday after authorities in the United Kingdom dropped charges of child...More >>
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  • 350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

    350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:04:30 GMT
    President Barack Obama has approved assigning 350 additional troops to protect the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities.More >>
    The U.S. is adding 350 more troops to help protect the American Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities in the capital, raising the number of U.S. forces in the country to over 1,000, officials said Tuesday.More >>
  • US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights

    US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:41:35 GMT
    The Obama administration has rejected a request by a low-cost air carrier to begin flying immediately between the U.S. and Europe in a case that has significant labor and trade policy implications.More >>
    In a case that has labor and trade policy implications, the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a request that would have immediately permitted a low-cost air carrier to begin flights between the U.S. and Europe while...More >>
  • Alaska Senate hopefuls pull ads mentioning deaths

    Alaska Senate hopefuls pull ads mentioning deaths

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:23:27 GMT
    Television ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race have been pulled by both parties' candidates after complaints from the family of two slaying victims.More >>
    Television ads in Alaska's U.S. Senate race have been pulled by the two major party candidates after complaints from the family of two slaying victims.More >>
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