Are electronic cigarettes safe?

New at 5, there are questions being raised about the safety of electronic cigarettes. A Florida man claims a battery from one of them exploded in his mouth. We investigate at 5.

Congress approves a payroll tax cut renewal for 160 million American workers. The bill also approved jobless benefits for millions of others.

It's Mardi Gras time in the Ark-La-Tex. The Krewe of Gemini rolls tomorrow. At 5, we'll have a preview of this big event.

Will we see rain on our parades? StormTracker Steve has your weekend weather forecast at 5.

See you at 5.

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