1:30 LRN Newscast

State Treasurer John Schroder announces nearly 26,000 unclaimed property checks, totaling $4.4 million are being mailed out today. Schroder says the Department of Revenue shares its database of current addresses so that recipients have a better chance of receiving checks.

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To find out if you have unclaimed property, search LaCashClaim.org or call 888-925-4127.

Netflix has begun sending emails informing its users in the United States that the days of sharing passwords for free are over. You’ll now have to pay an additional $7.99 per month for an extra member slot. Haggai Davis with General Informatics says Netflix is no longer messing around…
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Netflix says your account is only meant for you and the people you live with.

Louisiana Congressman Garrett Graves is in the middle of the debt ceiling talks. Jeff Palermo reports the Republican from Baton Rouge gives an update on how talks are going…

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The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested 31-year-old Casey Hallford and 19-year-old Arianni Williams following a mid-day shooting leaving three injured, one which remains in critical condition. Hallford shot his three siblings during a verbal altercation and fled the scene with Williams. Hallford has been charged with 3 counts of attempted first-degree murder and 1 count of illegal discharge of a weapon while Williams has been charged with 3 counts of principle to attempted first-degree murder.