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BOOKMOBILE OUTREACH: Farmerville Headstart 9:00-10:00 Union Parish Elementary 10:05-3:00 (4th Grade) Calendar

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What Quarantine? Maine Nurse Defies Authorities With Bike Ride

Hickox left the house in Fort Kent where she has been holed up and went out for the ride with her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:12:41 GMT
Relive Halloween 2013: Baywatch, the A-Team and more

Last year's Halloween celebration marked one of the most over-the-top reveals for the TODAY team.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:25:27 GMT
Turn your home into a haunted house: Martha Stewart's 3 easy DIY Halloween decorations

Halloween's around the corner, but it's not too late to create a haunted house of your own!Just listen to Martha Stewart. She stopped by TODAY Thursday to share tricks for adding that spooky touch to your home using some last-minute DIY decorations.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:43:00 GMT
J.K. Rowling to release new tale from Harry Potter universe on Halloween

Harry Potter fans rejoice!J.K. Rowling will be releasing a new tale from the Harry Potter universe exclusively on TODAY.com for Halloween this Friday, so visit the site tomorrow morning to get your fix.The author has periodically released new pieces through her website Pottermore.com and TODAY.com, letting fans get to know little-known characters and corners of the Harry Potter world.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:26:48 GMT
See Savannah Guthrie as Cinderella in the '70s

Take a look at vintage photos of our anchors dressed for Halloween, including one of a young Savannah Guthrie wearing a Cinderella outfit and mask. Tamron Hall reports from the Orange Room.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:22:00 GMT
Terminally ill woman may not end life Nov. 1

Brittany Maynard, 29, diagnosed with terminal cancer, made headlines when she said she's ending her life on Nov. 1. Now she says "it doesn't seem like the right time right now."

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:21:00 GMT
Amelia Earhart plane fragment found, investigators say

The famed aviator's disappearance is one of the most enduring mysteries of the 20th century. Investigators believe they've uncovered the most significant clue to date. NBC's Kerry Sanders reports.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:20:00 GMT
'Missing' Broncos fan may have never been lost

Police suggest that Colorado man Paul Kitterman, who vanished from a Denver stadium last Thursday and was later found safe and sound, may have never been lost. NBC's Jacob Rascon reports.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:19:00 GMT
Allison Williams, meet the ladies who launch: The high-flying women who've played Peter Pan

When Allison Williams steps on stage in NBC's"Peter Pan Live!" on Dec. 4, she'll be the latest in a long string of lithe, crop-haired female actors taking on the role of the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up. And she's in good company.Sandy Duncan and Cathy Rigby McCoy joined Williams on TODAY Thursday morning to chat about playing the iconic role.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:55:00 GMT
Lava creeps closer to Hawaii homes

The National Guard was called in to patrol a town under fire as a lava flow threatens dozens of homes on Hawaii's Big Island. NBC's Hallie Jackson reports.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:54:00 GMT
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