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  • Sadie Robertson makes it to Dancing with the Stars Finale

    Sadie Robertson makes it to Dancing with the Stars Finale

    Wednesday, November 26 2014 12:05 AM EST2014-11-26 05:05:12 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News)-- Sadie Robertson danced her way into millions of hearts across American during this season of Dancing with the Stars.In Tuesday night's finale, Sadie and her partner Mark Ballas had their fingers crossed for a last chance at winning the Mirror Ball. They came up just short with their samba quickstep fusion dance.
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News)-- Sadie Robertson danced her way into millions of hearts across American during this season of Dancing with the Stars.In Tuesday night's finale, Sadie and her partner Mark Ballas had their fingers crossed for a last chance at winning the Mirror Ball. They came up just short with their samba quickstep fusion dance.
  • Update: MPD places officer on leave to investigate social media posts

    Update: MPD places officer on leave to investigate social media posts

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 9:52 PM EST2014-11-26 02:52:17 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Monroe City Police officer is on paid administrative leave after making comments on social media regarding the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. Officer Doug Lambert is a 15-year veteran of the force.
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Monroe City Police officer is on paid administrative leave after making comments on social media regarding the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. Officer Doug Lambert is a 15-year veteran of the force.
  • Friend of retired GSU professor charged with his murder

    Friend of retired GSU professor charged with his murder

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 9:18 PM EST2014-11-26 02:18:52 GMT
    RUSTON, La. (AP) - Lincoln Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a Jonesboro woman in the shooting death of 58-year-old Grover Brown.
    RUSTON, La. (AP) - Lincoln Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a Jonesboro woman in the shooting death of 58-year-old Grover Brown.
  • Monroe Police seek runaway

    Monroe Police seek runaway

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 7:16 PM EST2014-11-26 00:16:47 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News MPD) - The Monroe Police Dept. is asking for the public's help in locating a runaway..
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News MPD) - The Monroe Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a runaway.
  • Entergy: Think safety when you deck the halls

    Entergy: Think safety when you deck the halls

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 5:24 PM EST2014-11-25 22:24:07 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News  & Entergy) - The holidays are just around the corner and our thoughts are turning to festive times spent with family and friends. As you dust off the decorations and prepare deck the halls, Entergy reminds you to keep safety as your top priority. 
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News  & Entergy) - The holidays are just around the corner and our thoughts are turning to festive times spent with family and friends. As you dust off the decorations and prepare deck the halls, Entergy reminds you to keep safety as your top priority. 
  • Animal cruelty case in Union Parish

    Animal cruelty case in Union Parish

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 5:06 PM EST2014-11-25 22:06:11 GMT
    UNION PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News  & UPSO) - The Union Parish Sheriff says he was notified too late to save a horse that was abandoned in a pasture near Marion.
    UNION PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News  & UPSO) - The Union Parish Sheriff says he was notified too late to save a horse that was abandoned in a pasture near Marion.
  • Monroe City Marshal's Office faces deficit

    Monroe City Marshal's Office faces deficit

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 5:05 PM EST2014-11-25 22:05:11 GMT
    MONROE, La. (AP) - An audit finds the Monroe City Marshal's Office had an unassigned fund balance deficit of more than $96,000 and couldn't account for several old assets on its inventory list.
    MONROE, La. (AP) - An audit finds the Monroe City Marshal's Office had an unassigned fund balance deficit of more than $96,000 and couldn't account for several old assets on its inventory list.
  • Senate candidate Cassidy votes early

    Senate candidate Cassidy votes early

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 1:37 PM EST2014-11-25 18:37:26 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Republican Senate candidate Bill Cassidy has cast his ballot early, seeking to draw renewed attention to a race that has fallen away from people's minds as they focus on the holidays.
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Republican Senate candidate Bill Cassidy has cast his ballot early, seeking to draw renewed attention to a race that has fallen away from people's minds as they focus on the holidays.
  • 2 killed in Raceland, Schriever crashes

    2 killed in Raceland, Schriever crashes

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 1:37 PM EST2014-11-25 18:37:19 GMT
    HOUMA, La. (AP) - State police say two people were killed in crashes in Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes.
    HOUMA, La. (AP) - State police say two people were killed in crashes in Lafourche and Terrebonne parishes.
  • Audit critiques Lafourche tourism board's spending

    Audit critiques Lafourche tourism board's spending

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 1:35 PM EST2014-11-25 18:35:38 GMT
    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - A state audit criticizing the Lafourche Parish Tourism Commission's spending practices validates a 2013 report to the Parish Council.
    THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - A state audit criticizing the Lafourche Parish Tourism Commission's spending practices validates a 2013 report to the Parish Council.
  • Lafayette hospital plans pancreatic cancer study

    Lafayette hospital plans pancreatic cancer study

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 1:33 PM EST2014-11-25 18:33:19 GMT
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Lafayette General Health's research department is seeking male and female pancreatic cancer patients for an observational study on the impact of chemotherapy on their quality of life.
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Lafayette General Health's research department is seeking male and female pancreatic cancer patients for an observational study on the impact of chemotherapy on their quality of life.
  • Constable asks Baton Rouge Council for more cars

    Constable asks Baton Rouge Council for more cars

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:52 PM EST2014-11-25 17:52:12 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Two East Baton Rouge Metro Councilwomen say they will dig into the mayor's proposed 2015 budget to try to add more money so the Constable's Office to can buy 10 new vehicles.
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Two East Baton Rouge Metro Councilwomen say they will dig into the mayor's proposed 2015 budget to try to add more money so the Constable's Office to can buy 10 new vehicles.
  • Livingston voters consider charter amendments

    Livingston voters consider charter amendments

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:49 PM EST2014-11-25 17:49:46 GMT
    LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) - Livingston Parish officials are divided over whether parish voters should approve five proposed changes to the parish's Home Rule Charter.
    LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) - Livingston Parish officials are divided over whether parish voters should approve five proposed changes to the parish's Home Rule Charter.
  • Tangipahoa council moves to cut city marshal's pay

    Tangipahoa council moves to cut city marshal's pay

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:39 PM EST2014-11-25 17:39:42 GMT
    AMITE, La. (AP) - The Tangipahoa Parish Council has introduced and set for public hearing an ordinance that would reduce the parish's contribution to the salary of the Hammond City Court marshal by $12,156 a year.
    AMITE, La. (AP) - The Tangipahoa Parish Council has introduced and set for public hearing an ordinance that would reduce the parish's contribution to the salary of the Hammond City Court marshal by $12,156 a year.
  • Trial delayed for defendant in DWI plea deal case

    Trial delayed for defendant in DWI plea deal case

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:37 PM EST2014-11-25 17:37:14 GMT
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - The federal trial of a Lafayette private investigator accused of doling out cash and gifts to secure favorable DWI plea deals for his clients has been delayed to June 8.
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - The federal trial of a Lafayette private investigator accused of doling out cash and gifts to secure favorable DWI plea deals for his clients has been delayed to June 8.
  • Lafayette man arrested in benefits fraud

    Lafayette man arrested in benefits fraud

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:35 PM EST2014-11-25 17:35:33 GMT
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - State police say a 47-year-old Lafayette man, who collected more than $83,000 in disability benefits, is accused of operating two businesses out of his home at a time when he claimed he had no income.
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - State police say a 47-year-old Lafayette man, who collected more than $83,000 in disability benefits, is accused of operating two businesses out of his home at a time when he claimed he had no income.
  • Levee work begins on False River

    Levee work begins on False River

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:33 PM EST2014-11-25 17:33:32 GMT
    NEW ROADS, La. (AP) - Work has begun to build a ring levee on the south flat of False River to improve the water quality in the popular oxbow lake.
    NEW ROADS, La. (AP) - Work has begun to build a ring levee on the south flat of False River to improve the water quality in the popular oxbow lake.
  • Man pleads guilty to attempting to entice child

    Man pleads guilty to attempting to entice child

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:21 PM EST2014-11-25 17:21:26 GMT
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley says a 40-year-old Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to attempting to entice a child in Lake Charles, Louisiana, to engage in sexual activity.
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley says a 40-year-old Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to attempting to entice a child in Lake Charles, Louisiana, to engage in sexual activity.
  • Hernandez lawyers due in court in 2012 slayings

    Hernandez lawyers due in court in 2012 slayings

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:15 PM EST2014-11-25 17:15:28 GMT
    BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for ex-New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez plan to discuss evidence-sharing by prosecutors during a hearing in the slaying of two Boston men.
    BOSTON (AP) - Lawyers for ex-New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez plan to discuss evidence-sharing by prosecutors during a hearing in the slaying of two Boston men.
  • Tour de France 2016 to start in Manche

    Tour de France 2016 to start in Manche

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:07 PM EST2014-11-25 17:07:29 GMT
    PARIS (AP) - The 2016 Tour de France will return home for its "Grand Depart," starting in the wind-battered Manche region.
    PARIS (AP) - The 2016 Tour de France will return home for its "Grand Depart," starting in the wind-battered Manche region.
  • Entertainment history

    Entertainment history

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 12:03 PM EST2014-11-25 17:03:41 GMT
    (AP)- On November 25th, 1952, the Agatha Christie play "Mousetrap" opened in London. It became the longest-running play ever.
    (AP)- On November 25th, 1952, the Agatha Christie play "Mousetrap" opened in London. It became the longest-running play ever.
  • Here's the list of the most popular films for this past weekend, according to Rentrak.

    Here's the list of the most popular films for this past weekend, according to Rentrak.

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:46 AM EST2014-11-25 16:46:22 GMT
    (AP)- Here's the list of the most popular films for this past weekend, according to Rentrak.
    (AP)- Here's the list of the most popular films for this past weekend, according to Rentrak.
  • 'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion costume fetches $3M

    'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion costume fetches $3M

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:44 AM EST2014-11-25 16:44:05 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" and the piano from the movie "Casablanca" each sold for over $3 million at a New York City auction. They were among Hollywood memorabilia offered at Bonhams on Monday. The big cat outfit, which went for just over $3 million, had been authenticated as the one Bert Lahr wore in the 1939 fi...
    NEW YORK (AP) - The Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" and the piano from the movie "Casablanca" each sold for over $3 million at a New York City auction. They were among Hollywood memorabilia offered at Bonhams on Monday. The big cat outfit, which went for just over $3 million, had been authenticated as the one Bert Lahr wore in the 1939 fi...
  • 3 kids rewarded for honesty in south Jersey

    3 kids rewarded for honesty in south Jersey

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:38 AM EST2014-11-25 16:38:53 GMT
    GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Three children in southern New Jersey have learned it pays to be honest. Thirteen-year-old Ricky Cote, his 9-year-old sister, Bella, and 6-year-old brother, Robby, found $180 in cash in a parking lot in Galloway Township on May 31. Their father told them to turn it in to police. The money became theirs under state law when no one claimed it after six months. Acting Police Capt. Donna Higbee on Monday awarded each of the siblings $100, giant lollipops and some gi...
    GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Three children in southern New Jersey have learned it pays to be honest. Thirteen-year-old Ricky Cote, his 9-year-old sister, Bella, and 6-year-old brother, Robby, found $180 in cash in a parking lot in Galloway Township on May 31. Their father told them to turn it in to police. The money became theirs under state law when no one claimed it after six months. Acting Police Capt. Donna Higbee on Monday awarded each of the siblings $100, giant lollipops and some gi...
  • More than 80 protesters arrested in St. Louis area

    More than 80 protesters arrested in St. Louis area

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:30 AM EST2014-11-25 16:30:30 GMT
    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say that more than 80 people were arrested as chaos enveloped sections of the St. Louis area overnight.
    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say that more than 80 people were arrested as chaos enveloped sections of the St. Louis area overnight.
  • Little River sheriff injured in car crash

    Little River sheriff injured in car crash

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:29 AM EST2014-11-25 16:29:00 GMT
    WILTON, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash that injured the sheriff of a southwest Arkansas county.
    WILTON, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash that injured the sheriff of a southwest Arkansas county.
  • Inmate captured after fleeing work detail

    Inmate captured after fleeing work detail

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:17 AM EST2014-11-25 16:17:17 GMT
    PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Pike County Community Work Center inmate who fled a work detail at the McComb City Barn.
    PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Pike County Community Work Center inmate who fled a work detail at the McComb City Barn.
  • Legal scholars: Obama's immigration actions lawful

    Legal scholars: Obama's immigration actions lawful

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:15 AM EST2014-11-25 16:15:12 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 100 immigration professors and scholars are declaring that President Barack Obama's decision to make several million immigrants illegally in the United States eligible to be spared from deportation is constitutional and within his administrative powers.
    WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 100 immigration professors and scholars are declaring that President Barack Obama's decision to make several million immigrants illegally in the United States eligible to be spared from deportation is constitutional and within his administrative powers.
  • Home Depot faces dozens of breach-related lawsuits

    Home Depot faces dozens of breach-related lawsuits

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 11:09 AM EST2014-11-25 16:09:02 GMT
    ATLANTA (AP) - Home Depot says it faces at least 44 lawsuits in the United States and Canada over a data breach earlier this year that affected 56 million debit and credit cards.
    ATLANTA (AP) - Home Depot says it faces at least 44 lawsuits in the United States and Canada over a data breach earlier this year that affected 56 million debit and credit cards.
  • Here is the latest Mississippi news

    Here is the latest Mississippi news

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:57 AM EST2014-11-25 15:57:29 GMT
    PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A former Jackson County sheriff's will spend two years on probation for perjuring himself before a grand jury hearing evidence against ex-Sheriff Mike Byrd last year.
    PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A former Jackson County sheriff's will spend two years on probation for perjuring himself before a grand jury hearing evidence against ex-Sheriff Mike Byrd last year.
  • Mazda recalls cars to fix tire pressure monitors

    Mazda recalls cars to fix tire pressure monitors

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:53 AM EST2014-11-25 15:53:44 GMT
    DETROIT (AP) - Mazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire pressure monitoring system.
    DETROIT (AP) - Mazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire pressure monitoring system.
  • Protest Continue After Grand Jury Decision

    Protest Continue After Grand Jury Decision

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:41 AM EST2014-11-25 15:41:13 GMT
    (AP)- At least 61 people are under arrest following a night of violence, looting, and fires in Ferguson, Missouri.
    (AP)- At least 61 people are under arrest following a night of violence, looting, and fires in Ferguson, Missouri.
  • Frozen tops Barbie as top girls' holiday pick

    Frozen tops Barbie as top girls' holiday pick

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:23 AM EST2014-11-25 15:23:14 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Move over Barbie. Elsa, Anna and the rest of the "Frozen" characters are the top toy for girls this holiday season.
    NEW YORK (AP) - Move over Barbie. Elsa, Anna and the rest of the "Frozen" characters are the top toy for girls this holiday season.
  • Houston-area family rescues dog with jug on head

    Houston-area family rescues dog with jug on head

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:19 AM EST2014-11-25 15:19:39 GMT
    HOUSTON (AP) - A stray puppy with a plastic jug stuck on his head has been rescued - and freed from his headpiece.
    HOUSTON (AP) - A stray puppy with a plastic jug stuck on his head has been rescued - and freed from his headpiece.
  • Arkansas Lottery, vendor cannot agree on contract

    Arkansas Lottery, vendor cannot agree on contract

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-11-25 15:16:44 GMT
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas lottery officials and a vendor cannot agree on terms for a contract extension.
    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas lottery officials and a vendor cannot agree on terms for a contract extension.
  • US economy grew at 3.9 percent rate in 3rd quarter

    US economy grew at 3.9 percent rate in 3rd quarter

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 10:11 AM EST2014-11-25 15:11:26 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.9 percent annual rate in the July-September period, even faster than first reported, giving the country its strongest back-to-back quarters of growth in more than a decade.
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy grew at a solid 3.9 percent annual rate in the July-September period, even faster than first reported, giving the country its strongest back-to-back quarters of growth in more than a decade.
  • Hess employee pleads guilty to $1M fraud

    Hess employee pleads guilty to $1M fraud

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 9:46 AM EST2014-11-25 14:46:34 GMT
    HOUSTON (AP) - An employee of Hess Corporation faces up to 20 years in prison for running up more than $1 million in unauthorized charges to a company credit card. Monica Causgrove of Lafayette, Louisiana, remained free on bond Tuesday pending sentencing next year in Houston.
    HOUSTON (AP) - An employee of Hess Corporation faces up to 20 years in prison for running up more than $1 million in unauthorized charges to a company credit card. Monica Causgrove of Lafayette, Louisiana, remained free on bond Tuesday pending sentencing next year in Houston.
  • Prosecutor objects to new trial in teacher killing

    Prosecutor objects to new trial in teacher killing

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 9:26 AM EST2014-11-25 14:26:33 GMT
    ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) - A prosecutor has objected to a new trial request from a man convicted of luring a prep-school teacher out of her Vermont home and killing her, saying there was no error and the verdict must be respected.
    ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) - A prosecutor has objected to a new trial request from a man convicted of luring a prep-school teacher out of her Vermont home and killing her, saying there was no error and the verdict must be respected.
  • US closes Ford steering probe without recall

    US closes Ford steering probe without recall

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 9:13 AM EST2014-11-25 14:13:15 GMT
    DETROIT (AP) - U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.
    DETROIT (AP) - U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.
  • Calories on Menus

    Calories on Menus

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 9:10 AM EST2014-11-25 14:10:18 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - New government rules will require chain restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores - and even movie theaters, amusement parks and vending machines - to post the calorie content of food "clearly" on their menus.
    WASHINGTON (AP) - New government rules will require chain restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores - and even movie theaters, amusement parks and vending machines - to post the calorie content of food "clearly" on their menus.
  • Bio-terrorism expert speaks at ULM on Ebola virus

    Bio-terrorism expert speaks at ULM on Ebola virus

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:13 PM EST2014-11-25 03:13:23 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Though the fear of the Ebola virus seems to be dissipating across the nation, a bio-terrorism expert visits ULM for a special presentation.
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Though the fear of the Ebola virus seems to be dissipating across the nation, a bio-terrorism expert visits ULM for a special presentation.
  • Grand jury decides not to indict Ferguson police officer

    Grand jury decides not to indict Ferguson police officer

    Monday, November 24 2014 9:47 PM EST2014-11-25 02:47:28 GMT
    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown

     

  • Several fatal accidents across the Arklamiss raise safety concerns

    Several fatal accidents across the Arklamiss raise safety concerns

    Monday, November 24 2014 8:41 PM EST2014-11-25 01:41:30 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News)--After nearly a dozen fatal accidents across the Arklamiss in the last week, safety is taking center stage. With several accidents across the region resulting in dozens of deaths and serious injuries many are looking at what went wrong and what to do going forward.  
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News)--After nearly a dozen fatal accidents across the Arklamiss in the last week, safety is taking center stage. With several accidents across the region resulting in dozens of deaths and serious injuries many are looking at what went wrong and what to do going forward.  
  • Whataburger comes to Monroe and the lines were out the door

    Whataburger comes to Monroe and the lines were out the door

    Monday, November 24 2014 7:18 PM EST2014-11-25 00:18:08 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - For those of you who like Whataburger, today the fast food chain opened its doors in Monroe and it was quite a scene. Lines were long inside and out and cops were directing traffic.
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - For those of you who like Whataburger, today the fast food chain opened its doors in Monroe and it was quite a scene. Lines were long inside and out and cops were directing traffic.
  • Auditor: Elderly Affairs office needs leadership

    Auditor: Elderly Affairs office needs leadership

    Monday, November 24 2014 6:52 PM EST2014-11-24 23:52:39 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal fired the head of his Office of Elderly Affairs in 2012 and never named another executive director. A new audit says that lack of leadership has lessened the effectiveness of the agency's mission to help the elderly.
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal fired the head of his Office of Elderly Affairs in 2012 and never named another executive director. A new audit says that lack of leadership has lessened the effectiveness of the agency's mission to help the elderly.
  • Police searching for Anton Cellular burglary suspects

    Police searching for Anton Cellular burglary suspects

    Monday, November 24 2014 3:18 PM EST2014-11-24 20:18:10 GMT
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Police are asking for the public's help identifying two burglary suspects. On Sunday, September 28, two black male suspects entered Anton Cellular at 3928 Louisville Avenue.
    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Police are asking for the public's help identifying two burglary suspects. On Sunday, September 28, two black male suspects entered Anton Cellular at 3928 Louisville Avenue.
  • Examiner rules NYC police shooting a homicide

    Examiner rules NYC police shooting a homicide

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:13 AM EST2014-11-24 16:13:49 GMT
     NEW YORK (AP) - Politicians say they're meeting with prosecutors following the New York City medical examiner's ruling that the police killing of an unarmed man was a homicide.
     NEW YORK (AP) - Politicians say they're meeting with prosecutors following the New York City medical examiner's ruling that the police killing of an unarmed man was a homicide.
  • Audit: Elderly office needs stronger leadership

    Audit: Elderly office needs stronger leadership

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:11 AM EST2014-11-24 16:11:45 GMT
     BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal fired the head of his Office of Elderly Affairs in 2012 and never named another executive director.
     BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal fired the head of his Office of Elderly Affairs in 2012 and never named another executive director.
  • Jindal uses fund sweeps to plug most of deficit

    Jindal uses fund sweeps to plug most of deficit

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:07 AM EST2014-11-24 16:07:43 GMT
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal plans to use $130 million in patchwork financing from a tax amnesty program, insurance settlement, uninsured motorist penalties and other excess funds to close most of the state budget deficit.
    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal plans to use $130 million in patchwork financing from a tax amnesty program, insurance settlement, uninsured motorist penalties and other excess funds to close most of the state budget deficit.
  • Work begins on Terrebonne's westernmost levees

    Work begins on Terrebonne's westernmost levees

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:06 AM EST2014-11-24 16:06:23 GMT
    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Terrebonne Parish flood protection planners are taking the first steps toward building the western footprint of the Morganza-to-the-Gulf levee system.
    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Terrebonne Parish flood protection planners are taking the first steps toward building the western footprint of the Morganza-to-the-Gulf levee system.
  • Thousands raised for men exonerated in '75 murder

    Thousands raised for men exonerated in '75 murder

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:04 AM EST2014-11-24 16:04:08 GMT
    CLEVELAND (AP) - Thousands of dollars have been raised to help two men who have been exonerated in a 1975 Cleveland slaying after decades in prison.
    CLEVELAND (AP) - Thousands of dollars have been raised to help two men who have been exonerated in a 1975 Cleveland slaying after decades in prison.
  • Teen indicted for capital murder, arson

    Teen indicted for capital murder, arson

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:02 AM EST2014-11-24 16:02:09 GMT
    COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - A teen accused in the death of his neighbor and then setting her house on fire has been indicted for arson and capital murder.
    COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - A teen accused in the death of his neighbor and then setting her house on fire has been indicted for arson and capital murder.
  • Iowa woman locked up after locked out of home

    Iowa woman locked up after locked out of home

    Monday, November 24 2014 11:01 AM EST2014-11-24 16:01:01 GMT
    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Police say an Iowa woman who was locked out of her apartment has been locked up after officers who helped her regain entry found pot plants and drug paraphernalia inside.
    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Police say an Iowa woman who was locked out of her apartment has been locked up after officers who helped her regain entry found pot plants and drug paraphernalia inside.
  • Sting tries to help his ailing Broadway musical

    Sting tries to help his ailing Broadway musical

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:59 AM EST2014-11-24 15:59:15 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Sting is hoping his star power can plug up a leaky ship.
    NEW YORK (AP) - Sting is hoping his star power can plug up a leaky ship.
  • District 3 circuit court runoff Tuesday

    District 3 circuit court runoff Tuesday

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:57 AM EST2014-11-24 15:57:05 GMT
    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Voters in seven Northeast Mississippi counties will choose a new circuit judge Tuesday in a runoff between Holly Springs attorney Shirley Byers and Assistant District Attorney J. Kelly Luther of Tippah County.
    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Voters in seven Northeast Mississippi counties will choose a new circuit judge Tuesday in a runoff between Holly Springs attorney Shirley Byers and Assistant District Attorney J. Kelly Luther of Tippah County.
  • Israel minister: new law could break up government

    Israel minister: new law could break up government

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:52 AM EST2014-11-24 15:52:16 GMT
    JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's justice minister says that if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insists on bringing a contentious nationality law to a parliamentary vote, it could mean the end of his government and the holding of early elections.
    JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's justice minister says that if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insists on bringing a contentious nationality law to a parliamentary vote, it could mean the end of his government and the holding of early elections.
  • Murder charges added in KC shootings that killed 5

    Murder charges added in KC shootings that killed 5

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:50 AM EST2014-11-24 15:50:34 GMT
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A man suspected of killing five people in a south Kansas City neighborhood in September now faces five first-degree murder charges.
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A man suspected of killing five people in a south Kansas City neighborhood in September now faces five first-degree murder charges.
  • Maurice man killed when truck overturns

    Maurice man killed when truck overturns

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:45 AM EST2014-11-24 15:45:49 GMT
    JEANERETTE, La. (AP) - State police say a 67-year-old man died when his tractor-trailer rig overturned on U.S. 90 near Louisiana Highway 668 near Jeanerette in Iberia Parish.
    JEANERETTE, La. (AP) - State police say a 67-year-old man died when his tractor-trailer rig overturned on U.S. 90 near Louisiana Highway 668 near Jeanerette in Iberia Parish.
  • Chris Colfer has multi-book deal

    Chris Colfer has multi-book deal

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:42 AM EST2014-11-24 15:42:34 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Chris Colfer is planning many return trips to the Land of Stories. Publisher Little, Brown and Company said Monday the actor best known for "Glee" has a multi-book deal.
    NEW YORK (AP) - Chris Colfer is planning many return trips to the Land of Stories. Publisher Little, Brown and Company said Monday the actor best known for "Glee" has a multi-book deal.
  • Here is the latest Louisiana news

    Here is the latest Louisiana news

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:39 AM EST2014-11-24 15:39:15 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Children's Hospital of New Orleans is turning four pediatric primary care clinics over to Daughters of Charity Health Centers.
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Children's Hospital of New Orleans is turning four pediatric primary care clinics over to Daughters of Charity Health Centers.
  • DeSoto Co. supervisors to take up bond disclosure

    DeSoto Co. supervisors to take up bond disclosure

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:36 AM EST2014-11-24 15:36:42 GMT
    HERNADO, Miss. (AP) - The DeSoto County Board of Supervisors will consider enrolling in a federal initiative that encourages self-reporting of inaccurate disclosures in prior bond offerings.
    HERNADO, Miss. (AP) - The DeSoto County Board of Supervisors will consider enrolling in a federal initiative that encourages self-reporting of inaccurate disclosures in prior bond offerings.
  • Rollover accident kills Fla. woman in Miss.

    Rollover accident kills Fla. woman in Miss.

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:34 AM EST2014-11-24 15:34:33 GMT
    MCLAIN, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of an accident in Greene County that left a Florida woman dead and three others injured.
    MCLAIN, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of an accident in Greene County that left a Florida woman dead and three others injured.
  • Few funds for fire station

    Few funds for fire station

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:31 AM EST2014-11-24 15:31:29 GMT
    MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) - All of McComb east of the railroad tracks has been without a fire station for months, and most likely will be for months to come.
    MCCOMB, Miss. (AP) - All of McComb east of the railroad tracks has been without a fire station for months, and most likely will be for months to come.
  • Driver dies after Causeway crash

    Driver dies after Causeway crash

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:29 AM EST2014-11-24 15:29:40 GMT
    MANDEVILLE, La. (AP) - St. Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies say the body of a sport utility vehicle crash victim has been recovered inside the vehicle that went over the railing of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway into the water.
    MANDEVILLE, La. (AP) - St. Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies say the body of a sport utility vehicle crash victim has been recovered inside the vehicle that went over the railing of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway into the water.
  • Livingston council considers raising members' pay

    Livingston council considers raising members' pay

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:28 AM EST2014-11-24 15:28:17 GMT
    LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) - The Livingston Parish Council may soon approve the first pay raise for council members in a decade.
    LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) - The Livingston Parish Council may soon approve the first pay raise for council members in a decade.
  • 4 considered for Lafayette airport director's job

    4 considered for Lafayette airport director's job

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:26 AM EST2014-11-24 15:26:49 GMT
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Lafayette Airport Commission members have narrowed the list of applicants who want to run Lafayette Regional Airport from five to four.
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Lafayette Airport Commission members have narrowed the list of applicants who want to run Lafayette Regional Airport from five to four.
  • Today is the last day for Operation Christmas Child

    Today is the last day for Operation Christmas Child

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:26 AM EST2014-11-24 15:26:28 GMT
    WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - It's Thanksgiving week and Christmas is right around the corner. If you are in the holiday spirits and want to help a child in need there is still time.
    WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - It's Thanksgiving week and Christmas is right around the corner. If you are in the holiday spirits and want to help a child in need there is still time.
  • House explodes in Attala Co., 1 injured

    House explodes in Attala Co., 1 injured

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:23 AM EST2014-11-24 15:23:00 GMT
    ETHEL, Miss. (AP) - The Attala County Sheriff's Department is investigating a house explosion that injured one man.
    ETHEL, Miss. (AP) - The Attala County Sheriff's Department is investigating a house explosion that injured one man.
  • Leflore Co emergency aid program gets $19000

    Leflore Co emergency aid program gets $19000

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:20 AM EST2014-11-24 15:20:17 GMT
    GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) - The Emergency Food and Shelter Program of Leflore County has received $19,300 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs.
    GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) - The Emergency Food and Shelter Program of Leflore County has received $19,300 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs.
  • Norwegian Cruise, Port of NOLA reach 4-year deal

    Norwegian Cruise, Port of NOLA reach 4-year deal

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:18 AM EST2014-11-24 15:18:14 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Port of New Orleans president and CEO Gary LaGrange says Norwegian Cruise Line will keep at least one cruise ship sailing from New Orleans for the next four to seven years.
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Port of New Orleans president and CEO Gary LaGrange says Norwegian Cruise Line will keep at least one cruise ship sailing from New Orleans for the next four to seven years.
  • Crash kills 16-year-old girl, injures woman

    Crash kills 16-year-old girl, injures woman

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:14 AM EST2014-11-24 15:14:55 GMT
    IOWA, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police say a crash in Calcasieu Parish killed a Lake Charles teenager and injured a woman from Jennings.
    IOWA, La. (AP) - Louisiana State Police say a crash in Calcasieu Parish killed a Lake Charles teenager and injured a woman from Jennings.
  • 4 Children's clinics to Daughters of Charity

    4 Children's clinics to Daughters of Charity

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:12 AM EST2014-11-24 15:12:41 GMT
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Children's Hospital of New Orleans is turning four pediatric primary care clinics over to Daughters of Charity Health Centers.
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Children's Hospital of New Orleans is turning four pediatric primary care clinics over to Daughters of Charity Health Centers.
  • Trooper: Arkansas semitrailer driver hurt in crash

    Trooper: Arkansas semitrailer driver hurt in crash

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:02 AM EST2014-11-24 15:02:36 GMT
    MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police say a semitrailer driver has been injured after the vehicle fell on its side.
    MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police say a semitrailer driver has been injured after the vehicle fell on its side.
  • Judges: bribery scandal cancels DWI plea deals

    Judges: bribery scandal cancels DWI plea deals

    Monday, November 24 2014 10:00 AM EST2014-11-24 15:00:48 GMT
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Two Lafayette City Court judges say drunken driving plea deals involving a private investigator's alleged bribes cannot be used to file more serious second-offense DWI charges.
    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Two Lafayette City Court judges say drunken driving plea deals involving a private investigator's alleged bribes cannot be used to file more serious second-offense DWI charges.
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    UNION PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News  & UPSO) - The Union Parish Sheriff says he was notified too late to save a horse that was abandoned in a pasture near Marion.
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    RUSTON, La. (AP) - Lincoln Parish sheriff's deputies have arrested a Jonesboro woman in the shooting death of 58-year-old Grover Brown.
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    MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Monroe City Police officer is on paid administrative leave after making comments on social media regarding the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. Officer Doug Lambert is a 15-year veteran of the force.
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