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Report: Non-student females face more sexual assault than students

(CNN) — Women not enrolled in college faced more cases of rape and sexual assault than those on campus for the period of 1995-2013, a new Department of Justice report shows.

Is this photograph worth $6.5 million?

NEW YORK (CNNMONEY) — Someone just dropped $6.5 million to buy this photo. Its photographer Peter Lik claimed it was the most expensive photo ever sold and declared that he had "officially made art history."

St.Landry Fire Department Graduates First Locally Trained Class

The St.Landry Fire Department did something for the first time in department history at Evangeline Downs in Opelousas tonight.

Acadiana High Students Prepare for Louisiana Business Challenge

The University of Louisiana is challenging high school students to create marketing plans that promote Louisiana seafood.

Good Samaritans rescue abused dog found left for dead in trash bag

A miracle dog named Gladys was getting a second chance at life thanks to good Samaritans who recently rescued the dog in Fontana after her owner or owners left her for dead.

CIA torture report a best seller on Amazon

The best selling spy book on Amazon.com isn't some thriller from Tom Clancy or Ian Flemming. It's an electronic edition of the Senate's report on the CIA's brutal interrogation program, the so-called torture report.

Local organizations make kids Christmas wishes come true

 Every child deserves something under their christmas tree. Wednesday, more than a dozen local companies and organizations came together to make sure that happen.

Exposure to common household chemicals may cause IQ drop

A chemical that's in a lot of household products may be hurting children's IQ's.

Dem backlash throws spending bill in doubt

A backlash from Democrats over add-ons to a massive government spending bill is throwing passage of the measure into doubt and once again raising concerns about a government shutdown.

Atlanta police looking for suspect, motive in killings of homeless men

Atlanta police are calling the shootings "sinister" because whoever pulled the trigger wasn't expecting to gain from them monetarily.