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LSU Art Gallery plans to keep momentum heading into 2015

The LSU Student Union Art Gallery had a very successful year. Thousands of visitors came to see the current exhibit, Louisiana State of Mind. Local artists and photographer were asked to show Louisiana from their eyes.

Local mechanic turns shop into community outreach center

Dustin LaFont got the idea of starting a youth mechanic program after helping a child rebuild his broken bike.

Florida woman claims pet turtle is being held for ransom

It's the worst fear of every pet owner: You're beloved companion runs away. As you frantically try to locate the animal your phone rings, and the voice on the other end starts making demands.

3 EBR Parish parks stocked full of rainbow trout

If you love to fish it's time to cast your bait, because BREC stocked several park ponds full of rainbow trout!

U.S. will respond to North Korea hack, official says

U.S. government officials are preparing to publicly blame North Korea for the Sony Pictures hack -- but haven't yet decided how to respond to the attack.

Boston bombing suspect makes last appearance before trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told a judge Thursday he was satisfied with his defense lawyers at what is expected to be the final public hearing before his death penalty trial begins on January 5.

Local elementary students get new bikes for hard work

  We all know the saying hard work pays off. For some children at Broadmoor Elementary, their hard work did just that. Thursday, students were awarded with brand-new bikes!

U.S. air strikes kill 3 top ISIS leaders

U.S. air strikes have killed two top-level and one mid-level ISIS leader, a senior U.S. military official tells CNN.

Gun packed in a PlayStation 2 gets passenger arrested

Game over for a Brooklyn man who tried to conceal parts of a .22-caliber semi-automatic handgun in a PlayStation 2.

Surge to sign up for Obamacare coverage for 2015

Consumers have rushed to sign up for Obamacare to have coverage for Jan. 1.