leesvilledailyleader.com http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section leesvilledailyleader.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:13:23 +0000 Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429810?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 11:39:55 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429810 Morning Jolt: FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429815?rssfeed=true Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:57:55 +0000 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140424/NEWS/140429815 The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.
While the proposal being issued Thursday won't immediately mean changes for the popular devices, the move is aimed at eventually taming the fast-growing e-cigarette industry.
The agency said the proposal sets a foundation for regulating the products, but the rules [...]]]>
Business update: Apple increases buyback, will split stock http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429819?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429819 Fort Polk: Demolition of old post HQ marks end of era http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429856?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 DOC MOULTON Fort Polk http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429856 Leesville, USDA Rural Development announce major funding for water system http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429859?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 LDL Staff Reports http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429859 Foreign minister vows response if Russians attacked in Ukraine http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429837?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429837 South Korea ferry death toll hits 156 as search gets tougher http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429838?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429838 Fort Polk breaks ground on new wastewater treatment plants http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429868?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Chuck Cannon Fort Polk Guardian http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429868 Material on Australian shore examined in Malaysia Airlines jet hunt http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429849?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:10:16 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429849 Vernon Parish Police Jury recognizes jurors' service http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429872?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:22:24 +0000 Amy Allen http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429872 Morning Jolt: Lupita Nyong'o named 'Most Beautiful' by People http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429873?rssfeed=true Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:06:50 +0000 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140423/NEWS/140429873 In the news

People magazine has named Lupita Nyong'o as the "World's Most Beautiful" for 2014. The 31-year-old actress, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday. Commenting on being selected for this year's cover, Nyong'o says: "It was exciting [...]]]> Business update: McDonald's 1Q profit slips as US sales decline http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429882?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429882 Seabed hunt for Malaysia Airlines jet stretches beyond week http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429889?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429889 Cries of anguish as South Korea ferry death toll tops 100 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429890?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429890 High court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429908?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:58:09 +0000 The Associated Press http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429908 Morning Jolt: Biden says Russia must 'stop talking and start acting' http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429912?rssfeed=true Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:52:08 +0000 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140422/NEWS/140429912 In the news

Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt.

Standing alongside acting Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Biden called on Moscow to encourage pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine to vacate government buildings and [...]]]> Today in the News: Ford CEO to retire, reports say http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429928?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429928 News to know

According to a report by Bloomberg News, Ford CEO Alan Mulally will retire within a month, and Mark Fields will be named his successor. Fields is currently COO for Ford. Mulally has been the head of Ford since 2006 and led the company through the recession without taking a government bailout, which other American automakers did. [...]]]> Business update: AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429923?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429923 Rosepine hosts annual Roses in the Pines celebration http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429968?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Amy Allen http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429968 Teen OK after riding in wheel well of Hawaii-bound jet http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429942?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429942 leesvilledailyleader.com http://www.leesvilledailyleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section leesvilledailyleader.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:13:24 +0000