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On the Calendar:  Saturday, 9/6/2014 12:30 PM
ZUMBA Class!: "Teen Girls ONLY" An aerobic fitness program featuring movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance and performed primarily to Latin American dance music. UNION PARISH LIBRARY MEETING ROOM Instructed By: Deanna Williams Sepulvado of Union Parish Calendar

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USA celebrates Labor day with parade, speeches

NYC parade unfurls floats and flags while Obama touts strong minimum wage

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:51:28 -0400
Obama calls for minimum wage hike

President Barack Obama says he'll press Congress to raise the minimum wage in the same way he courted his wife - by never taking no for an answer. The President touted his economic policies at a Labor Day rally in Milwaukee. (Sept. 1)

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:48:59 -0400
AP Top Stories September 1 P

Here's the latest news for Monday, September 1st: UK Prime Minister David Cameron proposes new anti-terror laws; Rebels soften demands in Ukraine peace talks; Italian Navy rescues 4,000 migrants; Vice Pres. Joe Biden speaks at Labor Day rally.

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:48:56 -0400
Police: Car was speeding before it crashed, killing 6

Dallas rescue crews had to cut vehicle to get victims out of wreckage.

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:47:19 -0400
Upscale Denny's offers $300 combo meal

The meal includes a bottle of chilled, vintage 2004 Dom Perignon.

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 15:34:57 -0400
The day in pictures

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:50:14 -0400
This tree can grow 40 different kinds of fruit

But it's not a miracle. It's science.

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:36:42 -0400
Pro-Russian rebels lower demands in peace talks

Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks. (Sept. 1)

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:15:00 -0400
Raw: Iraq forces battle militants

Video obtained by the Associated Press showed Iraqi government forces and Shiite militias firing towards militants from the Islamic State group on Monday. (Sept. 1)

      
 
 

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 14:11:25 -0400
Firefighters' act of kindness goes viral

For the firefighters and EMTs of Station 4 in Baytown, Texas, it was another normal assignment: rushing to a 911 call to help save someone's life. But, it's the act of kindness they did afterward that went viral.

      
 
 

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