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 2020-10-29 21:53 

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Human remains found at serial killer's family home in Florida...

A grisly discovery was made in Hernando County on Tuesday, one that could change the course of a decades-old serial killer case....

 2020-10-29 21:46 

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Halloween forecast: Will we be able to see the rare 'blue moon?'...

Most Americans hoping to take in the celestial event are in luck. The National Weather Service suggests a low likelihood of precipitation across nearly the entire country on Saturday....

 2020-10-29 21:12 

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As virus surges, Trump rallies keep packing in thousands...

WASHINGTON (AP) — There are no crowds at Disneyland, still shut down by the coronavirus. Fewer fans attended the World Series this year than at any time in the past century. Big concerts are canceled. But it's a different story in Trumpland. Tho...

 2020-10-29 21:06 

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Netflix raises subscription prices...

Netflix raised subscription prices for its standard and premium plans in the U.S. Thursday. The standard plan is now $13.99 from $12.99, and the premium plan to $17.99 from $15....

 2020-10-29 21:05 

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Virus hits Halloween tourism at Dracula's Castle...

MYSTERY WIRE -- Nestled in the heart of Transylvania, this is said to be the home of Dracula. Bran Castle is famous for its connection to Vlad the Impaler, a real-life prince who stayed there in the 15th century and had a cruel habit of using stakes to im...

 2020-10-29 19:55 

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Grand Opening: Southbound Spirits in Pineville opens for business...

Pineville, LA (WNTZ) - The grand opening for Southbound Spirits was Thursday in Pineville. The store hours are Monday through Saturday 9am-9pm and Sunday 11am-6pm. Southbound Spirits offers a large range of adult beverages, and even has a drive thru. The ...

 2020-10-29 19:00 

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ExxonMobil slashing almost 2,000 jobs in U.S....

IRVING, Texas (BRPROUD) - ExxonMobil is cutting jobs and the United States is affected by this decision. Specifically, workers in Houston, Texas are going to take a big hit during these cuts. In total, Exxon expects to get rid of around 1,900 employees. E...

 2020-10-29 18:37 

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Moss Bluff man arrested in connection with crash that killed jogger...

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KLFY)- Authorities believe a driver who struck and killed a 30-year-old jogger was impaired at the time of the crash in Moss Bluff Thursday morning. According to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, at about 5:30 p.m. deputies wer...

 2020-10-29 18:20 

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As the 2020 presidential race nears its end, these are key dates ahead of Election Day...

With the 2020 presidential election just days away, these are some key dates to watch leading up to Nov. 3....

 2020-10-29 18:08 

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Watch Live: Pres. Trump, Biden to appeal to last-minute voters in dueling Florida rallies...

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden are set to hold dueling campaign events in Florida Thursday....

 2020-10-29 17:26 

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'So frustrating': Grave missteps seen in US virus response...

NEW YORK (AP) — A president who downplayed the coronavirus threat, scorned masks and undercut scientists at every turn. Governors who resisted or rolled back containment measures amid public backlash. State lawmakers who used federal COVID-19 aid to...

 2020-10-29 15:47 

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NASA to launch new satellite to enhance data for weather models, hurricane forecasting...

NASA will launch a new satellite that will help with hurricane forecasting and enhance data for weather models....

 2020-10-29 14:52 

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F-16s intercept aircraft over Trump rally in Arizona...

US Air Force F-16 fighter jets intercepted an unauthorized aircraft in a restricted area over a campaign rally for President Donald Trump in Bullhead City, Arizona, on Wednesday....

 2020-10-29 13:42 

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One million early ballots? Louisiana inching closer, election office reports...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) -- Roughly a third of Louisiana's three million registered voters have already voted in the Nov. 3 elections, the state's election office announced Wednesday. A total of 964,141 Louisiana voters have submitted ballots so...

 2020-10-29 13:37 

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'Absolutely devastating': Last calf born to April the giraffe dies...

Azizi, the last calf born to popular April the giraffe has died unexpectedly, according to East Texas Zoo and Gator Park....

 2020-10-29 13:29 

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Hurricane Zeta photo and video gallery...

Hurricane Zeta is heading out of the New Orleans metro area, but not without leaving a path of destruction behind. Viewer photos and videos are coming in and are featured below....

 2020-10-29 13:27 

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FBI warns ransomware assault threatens US healthcare system...

Federal agencies warned that cybercriminals are unleashing a major ransomware assault against the U.S. healthcare system. Independent security experts say it has already hobbled at least four U.S. hospitals this month, and could potentially impact hundred...

 2020-10-29 13:25 

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Less than a week: Key dates as we approach Election Day...

With less than a week remaining until Election Day, anything can happen. Here are some key dates to watch leading up to Nov. 3....

 2020-10-29 13:23 

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UPDATE: Pregnant woman critically injured, unborn baby killed in shooting on I-10 in Acadia Parish...

ACADIA PARISH, La. (KLFY) An October 22 shooting on I-10 in Acadia Parish has ended in tragedy for an expectant mother. According to Sheriff K.P. Gibson, a woman is in critical condition and her unborn baby is dead after shots from a passing vehicle struc...

 2020-10-29 00:37 

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Tracking the Tropics: Hurricane Zeta crashes onshore in storm-weary Louisiana...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Hurricane Zeta slammed into storm-weary Louisiana on Wednesday with New Orleans squarely in its path, threatening to push up to 9 feet of sea water inland and batter homes and businesses with fierce winds in a Gulf Coast region al...

 2020-10-29 00:36 

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Dr. Fauci says COVID-19 vaccine won't be available until January, warns U.S. is 'not in a good place' as cases spike...

The nation's top infectious disease doctor warned Wednesday that the United States is "not in a good place" as winter looms....

 2020-10-29 00:35 

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Hurricane Zeta knocks out power for nearly 150,000 Entergy customers; Orleans and Jefferson hit hardest...

Nearly 150,000 Entergy customers across south Louisiana are without power less than one hour after Hurricane Zeta made landfall as a Category 2 storm....

 2020-10-28 21:31 

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Zeta makes landfall in Port Fourchon as a category 2 hurricane...

With 110 MPH winds, Hurricane Zeta made initial landfall in Port Fourchon, LA. This storm is moving very fast, last clocked at 24 MPH, so main landfall is expected very shortly....

 2020-10-28 21:26 

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Missing Person Alert: Believed to be in Shreveport/Alexandria area...

ALEXANDRIA, La. (WNTZ) - Tommy Wayne Brown is a white male who was reportedly last seen on September 25, 2020. He is believed to be in the Shreveport/Alexandria area. Tommy is 63 years of age. If you have information on Tommy Wayne Brown, have recently se...

 2020-10-28 21:03 

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103-year-old woman's voting history dates back to FDR...

The 103-year-old is proud of her lengthy voting record, saying it's every citizen's "civic duty" to take part in the process....

 2020-10-28 20:56 

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The definition of "Landfall" according to The National Hurricane Center...

Heavy rain and strong wins associated with Hurricane Zeta have arrived, but when will the storm officially make landfall? WGNO Meteorologist Brooke Lazier explains....

 2020-10-28 19:51 

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The Latest: Ex-DHS aide Miles Taylor says he's 'Anonymous'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the presidential campaign (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Miles Taylor, a former Department of Homeland Security chief of staff, has announced that he is "Anonymous," the senior White House administration officia...

 2020-10-28 19:12 

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'Masked Singer' begets 'Masked Dancer,' set for December...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fox's hit series "The Masked Singer" is getting company with "The Masked Dancer," a chance for celebrity contestants to show off their moves in disguise. Actor and comedian Craig Robinson ("The Office,"...

 2020-10-28 18:45 

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Police: 7 taken to hospitals after Trump Omaha airport rally...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — At least seven people were taken to hospitals after an Omaha airport rally for President Donald Trump that drew thousands, many of whom were left stranded miles from their parked cars in freezing weather. Omaha police said in a wr...

 2020-10-28 18:04 

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Migrants quickly expelled by Trump try repeatedly to cross...

TECATE, Calif. (AP) — Edgar Alexis Lopez looks well-rested in photos he took before crossing the border illegally in mountains east of San Diego, flashing a wide grin in clean jeans. Six hours later, the 24-year-old Mexican construction worker was o...

 2020-10-28 17:58 

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Toyota adds 1.5M US vehicles to recalls for engine stalling...

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is adding 1.5 million U.S. vehicles to recalls from early this year to fix fuel pumps that can fail and cause engines to stall. The company says the latest recall brings the total to 5.8 million Toyota and Lexus brand vehicles ...

 2020-10-28 16:09 

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LISTEN: Saints Head Coach Sean Payton previews matchup with the Chicago Bears...

New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton previews Sunday's matchup with the Chicago Bears....

 2020-10-28 16:08 

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VW recalls Jettas to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires...

Volkswagen is recalling more than 218,000 Jetta sedans in the U.S. to fix a fuel leak problem that can cause fires....

 2020-10-28 15:30 

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Judo champion foils armed robbery by grappling suspect to the ground...

A martial arts champion and member of the USA Judo team foiled a would-be robber after the suspect put a gun to his head....

 2020-10-28 14:32 

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Cleco secures additional resources as Hurricane Zeta strengthens...

Pineville, La., Oct. 28, 2020 In addition to Cleco resources, the company has secured contractors and will continue to evaluate resources as Zeta strengthens to a Category 2 Hurricane. "While the track hasn't changed, meteorologists believe the st...

 2020-10-28 14:26 

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[ Alexandria, LA ]

Wendy's has a new chicken sandwich, and you can get one free...

Wendy's made a move in the "chicken-sandwich wars" this week with its new Classic Chicken Sandwich, and the fast-food chain is offering it to customers for free for a limited time....

 2020-10-28 14:24 

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Louisiana releases breakdown of early voting statistics from over 964,000 voters...

BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY) -- With early voting concluded across Louisiana, Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin said the 2020 turnout for the presidential election has been record-breaking. 964,141 Louisiana voters cast their vote during the two-week period for t...

 2020-10-28 13:25 

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Tracking the Tropics: Zeta becomes hurricane again in the Gulf of Mexico...

Zeta became a Category 1 hurricane again on Wednesday morning and has continued to strengthen as it spins in the Gulf of Mexico toward a projected landfall in the U.S. Gulf Coast, according to the National Hurricane Center....

 2020-10-28 13:21 

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The future of the Senate: 35 seats up for grabs on election night...

In the U.S. Senate, 35 seats are up for grabs next Tuesday and so is the balance of power....

 2020-10-28 11:26 

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Authorities: Child, bus driver killed in Tennessee school bus crash...

A 7-year-old child and bus driver were killed in a crash involving a school bus in Meigs County Tuesday afternoon, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol....

 2020-10-28 03:59 

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Fitting finale: Dodgers win title, Turner tests positive...

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — No large dogpile, no champagne and a mask on nearly every face — the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrated their first World Series title since 1988 in a manner no one could have imagined prior to the coronavirus pandemic. The...

 2020-10-28 01:10 

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Tracking the Tropics: Gulf Coast braces, again, for hurricane as Zeta takes aim...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Residents of the storm-pummeled Gulf Coast steeled themselves for yet another tropical weather strike Tuesday as Tropical Storm Zeta took aim at southeast Louisiana, fraying the nerves of evacuees from earlier storms and raising c...

 2020-10-28 00:17 

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National poll: Joe Biden leads President Trump by 5 points one week from Election Day...

Former Vice President Joe Biden leads President Donald Trump 50% to 45% in the final Emerson College/NewsNation national poll before Election Day on Nov. 3....

 2020-10-27 22:24 

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Texas overtakes California with most coronavirus infections...

As of Tuesday, both the New York Times and NBC News tracking data showed Texas with about 3,000 more cases than California, moving ahead for the first time. NYT has the confirmed figures at 915,000 cases in California and 918,000 in Texas....

 2020-10-27 21:57 

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Election Day lead-up sees record early voting in many states...

Record turnout is expected this election day because of the current political environment and because the coronavirus pandemic means more people are eligible to vote by mail or vote early....

 2020-10-27 19:55 

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[ Alexandria, LA ]

Second stimulus checks: Trump eyes aid deal with direct payments after Election Day...

President Donald Trump told reporters Tuesday that a coronavirus relief package expected to include another round of direct payments to Americans won't happen until after Election Day....

 2020-10-27 19:08 

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[ Alexandria, LA ]

T-Mobile offers up yet another TV streaming service...

Yet another service provider is jumping into the TV streaming wars. This time it's T-Mobile and its TVision service with live news, entertainment and sports channels, starting at $10 a month. T-Mobile says it's aiming to offer a simpler and and ch...

 2020-10-27 18:26 

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US can't replace Pres. Trump in columnist's defamation lawsuit, federal judge rules...

A federal judge on Tuesday denied President Donald Trump's request that the United States replace him as the defendant in a defamation lawsuit alleging he raped a woman in a Manhattan department store in the 1990s....

 2020-10-27 18:22 

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[ Alexandria, LA ]

Full moon will shine on Halloween for first time since 1944...

It hasn't happened in decades! For the first time since the 1940s, Halloween will receive some spooky ambiance from a full moon this year....

 2020-10-27 16:47 

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[ Alexandria, LA ]

2021 income tax brackets released: Where do you stand?...

The IRS also boosted the standard deduction for a single taxpayer to $12,550. That's an increase of $150 from this year....

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