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Baton Rouge braces for biggest Bayou Country Superfest yet

In its fifth year, the Bayou Country Superfest is expanding and bringing in some of its biggest headliners yet, including George Strait and Reba McEntire.

Baton Rouge church adopts local elementary school

A Baton Rouge church wants to help save an elementary school from getting shut down. The pastor wants to "adopt" the school.

Early voting begins November 1

Voters across the state are getting ready to head to the polls, but if you want to get your vote in early, you can do so, starting Saturday. Early voting for the November 16 general election runs through November 9.

Lineup announced for fifth annual Bayou Country Superfest

Bayou Country Superfest announced today that George Strait, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Reba, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Hunter Hayes, Lee Brice and more will appear at the 5th anniversary festival, scheduled for May 23, 24 & 25, 2014

Banksy's latest starts online bidding war, minimum bid of $74,000

The latest piece in Banksy's monthlong street art residency in New York went up for online auction Tuesday with a starting minimum bid of $74,000.

Too far? Blackface Trayvon costume stuns the Internet

A pair of Florida men and their female friend are experiencing a backlash over their controversial Halloween costumes after a picture of them went viral online over the weekend.

Social Security benefits up only 1.5% in '14

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Social Security benefits will rise only 1.5% next year, one of the smallest increases ever in the program's annual cost-of-living adjustment.

Congress readies hot seat for Sebelius over Obamacare

They want her fired and the health care reforms she champions dismantled, and now Republicans will finally get their chance to question Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.

This is a test, this is only a test; NOAA weather radio test Wednesday

The National Weather Service will issue a test tornado warning on the NOAA Weather Radio system at 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, October 30, 2013.