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Ebola hysteria: An epic, epidemic overreaction

This is getting ridiculous. While the threat of Ebola is very real in Africa, the paranoia it's generated in the United States is unreal.

Police: Indiana man could be serial killer; cases may go back decades

The investigation of a man suspected in the deaths of at least seven women in northwest Indiana could expand to other states and stretch back decades, authorities said.

Stepped-up effort to replace exploding airbags

Federal safety regulators and Toyota Motor are stepping up efforts to get car owners to bring in cars whose airbags might explode, sending metal fragments into the driver and other passengers.

Former President Clinton visits Baton Rouge to campaign for Mary Landrieu

The polls say Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-Louisiana) will need help getting re-elected.

Chicago Mayor pushes school system to teach code writing

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Parlez-vous "code"? Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel believes the language of the future is code writing -- and he wants every kid in Chicago to be prepared.

Boil advisory in effect for Bayou Paul Lane in St. Gabriel

A boil water advisory is in effect for Baton Rouge Waterworks customers living on Bayou Paul Lane in St. Gabriel.

Early voting starts tomorrow in Louisiana

You can vote early for the November 4th election starting on October 21, 2014. Early voting runs until October 28, 2014, statewide.

Phoenix amuptee golfer is heating up the competition

Phoenix, AZ (KTVK) -- Playing golf is hard enough with two legs. Well, how about doing it with one leg and being so good you are now a world champion?

Scammers claiming to be Chicago business are targeting veterans

The National Veteran Owned Business Association says scammers are calling from the Chicago area and targeting veterans. The callers are claiming to be with a business called RAI-Radio Accounting Service.

Drunk driver kills Baker woman during French Quarter crash

A woman from Baker is dead after a major crash in the New Orleans French Quarter. The New Orleans Police Department says Tevest Vance, 37, was drunk when he crashed into a balcony support pole on Burgundy Street in New Orleans.