National News + World News

Saturday Vets gather for worldwide wreath laying ceremony

ZACHARY, LA (FOX44) - Saturday up to two thousand wreaths will be on graves at Port Hudson National Cemetery.

England, China, Norway, Guatemala, United States

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – England, Englanders are angry about their economy and they are singing about it. They are expressing anger at the Bank of England, which is like our federal reserve.

Italy, Hungary, United Kingdom, Israel, Hong Kong, Antarctica

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Italy, with a simple poke on his iPad, Pope Benedict switched on the lights of the world's largest Christmas display.

New in Entertainment - December 6, 2011

HOLLYWOOD, LA (FOX 44) – If you missed it on the big screen, now is the time to catch all of those box-office hits at home, as Hollywood’s latest DVD releases should satisfy everyone.

Twilight tops the box office again!

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) – For the third week in a row, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1” topped the box office. 1. “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1” – $16.9-million

Japan, Iraq, Italy, Austria

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Japan, crumpled luxury cars littered a highway after a huge crash yesterday. Eight Ferrari’s, three Mercedes, and a Lamborghini were some of the vehicles headed to a scrapyard now.

United States, Germany, India, South Africa, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – United States, talk about a close call. A man was about to light his fireplace when: Everything just exploded.

New in Theaters - December 2, 2011

NEW YORK, NY (FOX44) Award season is in the air, with films that want to be considered returning to theaters near you.

Japan, England, France, South Korea

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Japan, scientists hope to turn starfish into a health product for your pet. The plan is to take the sea creature's skin, mix it with an enzyme, and feed it to your dog or cat.

Afghanistan, Japan, India, England, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Afghanistan, "Sesame Street" will soon be on TV in a country where children struggle to get even a little education. The hope is the show will help young Afghans just learn the basics.