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  • Two Unrestrained Women Killed in Crash

    Two unrestrained women killed in crash in Rapides Parish

    Two unrestrained women killed in crash in Rapides Parish

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:45 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:45:21 GMT
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Early this morning, a single vehicle crash killed two local women that were not wearing their seatbelt. More >>
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Early this morning, a single vehicle crash killed two local women that were not wearing their seatbelt. More >>
  • One person killed in early morning fire

    One person killed in early morning fire

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:43 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:43:37 GMT
     ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – One woman is dead and another man is in the hospital following a house fire.More >>
     ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – One woman is dead and another man is in the hospital following a house fire.More >>
  • Md. man killed friend while shooting at bulletproof vest

    Md. man killed friend while shooting at bulletproof vest

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:19 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:19:39 GMT
    BALTIMORE ,MD. (CBS News) - A 30-year-old man allegedly killed his friend by mistake when he attempted to shoot at the bulletproof vest the friend was wearing and missed, reports CBS Baltimore.More >>
    BALTIMORE ,MD. (CBS News) - A 30-year-old man allegedly killed his friend by mistake when he attempted to shoot at the bulletproof vest the friend was wearing and missed, reports CBS Baltimore.More >>
  • MH17 family living in 'hell beyond hell' after losing three kids

    MH17 family living in 'hell beyond hell' after losing three kids

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-07-23 21:23:40 GMT
    Siblings Evie, Mo and Otis Maslin died when the Malaysia Airlines jetliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday. (Courtesy of Maslin Family)Siblings Evie, Mo and Otis Maslin died when the Malaysia Airlines jetliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday. (Courtesy of Maslin Family)
    (NBC News) Parents who lost three young children and their grandfather when Flight MH17 was shot down by pro-Putin rebels revealed that they now "live in a hell beyond hell." More >>
    (NBC News) Parents who lost three young children and their grandfather when Flight MH17 was shot down by pro-Putin rebels revealed that they now "live in a hell beyond hell." 
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  • APD: Weapons/Narcotics arrest

    APD: Weapons/Narcotics arrest

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:27:53 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- On July 22, 2014, at 1:00 AM, APD Officers were dispatched to the 700 Block of Everett Street in reference to an assault with a firearm.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- On July 22, 2014, at 1:00 AM, APD Officers were dispatched to the 700 Block of Everett Street in reference to an assault with a firearm.More >>
  • Metro Division conducts anti-prostitution operation

    Metro Division conducts anti-prostitution operation

    Monday, July 21 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-07-21 13:38:27 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On July 17, 2014, the Metro Division of the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office conducted an operation targeting prostitution in the Alexandria area.The operation focused on internet solicitation for prostitutes at local hotels. More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - On July 17, 2014, the Metro Division of the Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office conducted an operation targeting prostitution in the Alexandria area.The operation focused on internet solicitation for prostitutes at local hotels. More >>
  • Tennessee man accused of threatening to kill Obama

    Tennessee man accused of threatening to kill Obama

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-07-23 18:52:07 GMT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man left profanity-filled voicemails with Tennessee's homeland security office threatening to kill President Barack Obama and other officials, saying in one that he would "light Nashville up," according to court documents.More >>
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man left profanity-filled voicemails with Tennessee's homeland security office threatening to kill President Barack Obama and other officials, saying in one that he would "light Nashville up," according to court documents.More >>
  • Arizona execution using new drug combination drags on for almost 2 hours

    Arizona execution using new drug combination drags on for almost 2 hours

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:48:46 GMT
    (CNN) -- The state of Arizona executed Joseph Wood on Wednesday. It took him nearly two hours to die after his veins were injected with a novel combination of two drugs.More >>
    (CNN) -- The state of Arizona executed Joseph Wood on Wednesday. It took him nearly two hours to die after his veins were injected with a novel combination of two drugs.More >>
  • APD: Burglary Arrest

    APD: Burglary Arrest

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:23 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:23:00 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- On July 23, 2014 at 1:29 AM, Alexandria Police responded to a reported burglary in progress in the 2200 Block of North MacArthur Drive.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- On July 23, 2014 at 1:29 AM, Alexandria Police responded to a reported burglary in progress in the 2200 Block of North MacArthur Drive.More >>
  • Former Mayor of Ball Roy Hebron released from halfway house

    Former Mayor of Ball Roy Hebron released from halfway house

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-07-23 23:57:35 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5)  Roy Hebron, Former Mayor of Ball, will soon be back in the town. More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5)  Roy Hebron, Former Mayor of Ball, will soon be back in the town. More >>
  • New website helps employers link up with job seekers

    New website helps employers link up with job seekers

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:43 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:43:54 GMT
    ALEXANDRIA, la- (KALB News Channel 5)- The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce hosted an event today to inform its members of a new website that will help employers find qualified job seekers. The website named Louisiana Job Connection was founded by the Louisiana Department of Economic Development.More >>
    ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce hosted an event today to inform its members of a new website that will help employers find qualified job seekers. More >>
  • She faced death in Sudan for her Christian faith. Now she's free.

    She faced death in Sudan for her Christian faith. Now she's free.

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:10 AM EDT2014-07-24 15:10:27 GMT
    Rome (CNN) -- Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday, the Italian Foreign Ministry said.More >>
    Rome (CNN) -- Mariam Yehya Ibrahim, the Sudanese Christian woman sentenced to death in Sudan because of her faith, arrived in Rome on Thursday, the Italian Foreign Ministry said.More >>
  • Man goes on date, later carjacked by date, 2 men

    Man goes on date, later carjacked by date, 2 men

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:12 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:12:34 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A man who met a woman on a social media website was carjacked by the woman and two men.More >>
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A man who met a woman on a social media website was carjacked by the woman and two men.More >>
  • Teacher, his wife accused of abusing baby

    Teacher, his wife accused of abusing baby

    Thursday, July 24 2014 9:43 AM EDT2014-07-24 13:43:08 GMT
    MONROE, La. (AP) - Monroe police have arrested a Carroll High School teacher and his wife after being accused of the repeated abuse of their 7-week old infant.More >>
    MONROE, La. (AP) - Monroe police have arrested a Carroll High School teacher and his wife after being accused of the repeated abuse of their 7-week old infant.More >>
  • Snake Hunt

    Snake Hunt

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:41:30 GMT
    State ends search for snake in New Jersey LakeMore >>
    State ends search for snake in New Jersey LakeMore >>
  • Father charged after dresser deaths of toddlers

    Father charged after dresser deaths of toddlers

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-07-24 17:15:55 GMT
    ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been charged in the deaths of his toddler daughters, who were killed when a dresser tipped over onto them.Twenty-eight-year-old David Beatty was charged with involuntary manslaughter. He and his 28-year-old wife, Jennifer, face child endangerment charges because authorities say their Aliquippa (al-uh-KWIH'-puh) home was in deplorable condition.The dresser fell on the girls on July 4. Two-year-old Brooklyn Beatty died that day, while her 3-y...More >>
    ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been charged in the deaths of his toddler daughters, who were killed when a dresser tipped over onto them.Twenty-eight-year-old David Beatty was charged with involuntary manslaughter. He and his 28-year-old wife, Jennifer, face child endangerment charges because authorities say their Aliquippa (al-uh-KWIH'-puh) home was in deplorable condition.The dresser fell on the girls on July 4. Two-year-old Brooklyn Beatty died that day, while her 3-y...More >>
  • Missing pregnant woman found dead in homicide suspect's trunk

    Missing pregnant woman found dead in homicide suspect's trunk

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:25:03 GMT
    WYOMING, Mich. (CBS News) - Police say the suspect in the slayings of a pregnant Grand Rapids woman and her boyfriend committed suicide after crashing his car Thursday night with the dead woman still in the trunk, reports CBS affiliate WWMT.More >>
    WYOMING, Mich. (CBS News) - Police say the suspect in the slayings of a pregnant Grand Rapids woman and her boyfriend committed suicide after crashing his car Thursday night with the dead woman still in the trunk, reports CBS affiliate WWMT.More >>
  • Cenla Schools start dates

    Cenla Schools start dates

    Friday, July 18 2014 9:40 AM EDT2014-07-18 13:40:38 GMT
    (KALB News Channel 5) - We have compiled a list of school start dates all in one place for our viewers.More >>
    (KALB News Channel 5) - We have compiled a list of school start dates all in one place for our viewers.More >>
  • Wash. mom charged in toddler's meth overdose death

    Wash. mom charged in toddler's meth overdose death

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:29:19 GMT
    TACOMA, Wash. (CBS News) - A Washington State woman has been charged with manslaughter in the 2012 meth overdose death of her 2-year-old son.More >>
    TACOMA, Wash. (CBS News) - A Washington State woman has been charged with manslaughter in the 2012 meth overdose death of her 2-year-old son.More >>
  • Husband and wife killed in crash on LA 28 East

    Husband and wife killed in crash on LA 28 East

    Monday, July 21 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-07-21 23:13:58 GMT
    LaSalle Parish, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – A crash on LA Hwy 28 East near US Hwy 84 claimed the lives of a woman and man from Columbia, La. on Monday afternoon.More >>
    LaSalle Parish, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – A crash on LA Hwy 28 East near US Hwy 84 claimed the lives of a woman and man from Columbia, La. on Monday afternoon.More >>
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