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Five Creepy Historical Sites In The South

Check out some of the oldest and creepiest sites the south has to offer.

06/06/2014

Gay and lesbian groups say Phil Robertson's anti-gay remarks in a magazine interview should disqualify him from being honored. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images )

Professors Walk Out Of Graduation To Protest ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star’s Award

Gay and lesbian groups say they were offended by Robertson’s anti-gay remarks in a magazine interview.

05/28/2014

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Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America’s Southern Region

Featuring many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.

05/13/2014

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Lawmaker Scrapping Bill To Name Bible Louisiana’s Official State Book

A Shreveport lawmaker said Monday he’s scrapping his proposal to name the Bible as Louisiana’s official state book.

04/22/2014

Authorities in suburban New Orleans say a business owner found the dangling legs of the dead man in a vent over the kitchen. (Getty Images)

Sheriff: Would-Be Burglar Found Dead In Oven Vent 

New Orleans business owner arrived at work to find the legs of dead man dangling from an oven vent in the building’s kitchen.

04/19/2014

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Louisiana Bill Would Name Bible As Official State Book

Lawmakers are moving ahead with a proposal to name the Bible as Louisiana’s official state book, despite concerns the bill would land the Legislature in court.

04/11/2014

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Louisiana Mom Charged With Death Of Down Syndrome Son

Police say 20-year-old Erika Wigstrom injected hand sanitizer into the feeding tube of her 17-month-old son.

03/13/2014

Judge found 64-year-old Glenn Ford's conviction was obtained after prosecutors suppressed exonerating evidence. (Getty Images)

Man Who Spent Decades On Louisiana’s Death Row Is Freed

Judge found 64-year-old Glenn Ford’s conviction was obtained after prosecutors suppressed exonerating evidence.

03/12/2014

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Audit Finds Planned Parenthood Did Not Encourage Patients To Get Abortions

A new audit says Planned Parenthood in Louisiana has complied with laws that ban public funds from being used to pay for abortions or to encourage abortions.

02/24/2014

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Guide To New Orleans’ 2014 Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras 2014 may be a few weeks away, but Carnival season has already begun in New Orleans, with brightly colored parades throughout the city and much more to come.

02/18/2014

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