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Louisiana university cancels classes after second fatal shooting within a week

Grambling State University has canceled classes and imposed a curfew after two fatal shooting on the campus within a week, … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/577162-louisiana-university-cancels-classes-after-second-fatal-shooting-within Droolin’ Dog…

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Louisiana grapples with power outages as Ida death toll rises

Hundreds of thousands remain without power in Louisiana after Hurricane Ida brought extreme winds, flooding to US state. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/4/louisiana-grapples-with-power-outages-as-ida-death-toll-rises Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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New Orleans Loses Power as Hurricane Ida Inundates Louisiana

All of New Orleans lost power Sunday night after Hurricane Ida brought down eight transmission lines that deliver electricity to the city, according to a…

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Hurricane Ida rapidly intensifies into dangerous Category 4

NEW ORLEANS — Hurricane Ida was rapidly intensifying early Sunday, becoming a dangerous Category 4 hurricane on track for a potentially devastating landfall on the…

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‘Full disaster mode’: New Orleans hospitals brace for dual emergencies

Health care officials say they learned some hard lessons from Hurricane Katrina 16 years ago and are better prepared. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/new-orleans-hospitals-brace-hurricane-ida-amid-covid-19-surge-n1277836 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Louisiana officials announce evacuations ahead of Ida landfall

Officials in southern and southeast Louisiana are telling residents to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Ida, which is expected to make landfall this weekend, bringing heavy…

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Ida expected to hit Gulf Coast as a Category 3 hurricane

Hurricane watches have already been issued for parts of Louisiana and Alabama in anticipation of Sunday’s landfall. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/weather/ida-expected-hit-gulf-coast-category-3-hurricane-significant-threat-n1277779 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Louisiana: Marijuana Decriminalization Law Takes Effect Today

House Bill 652 amends state law so that offenses involving the possession of up to 14 grams of marijuana are punishable by a fine of…

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Louisiana hospitals reach capacity as COVID-19 cases surge

Louisiana hospitals are running out of ICU beds as COVID-19 cases surge in the state.Our Lady of Lourdes and Oschner Lafayette General hospitals have run…

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Louisiana clergy sign letter opposing transgender sports ban

A group of more than 100 Louisiana religious leaders have signed an open letter as of Wednesday that signals their opposition to legislation that would bar transgender athletes from competing on…

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Louisiana governor signs abortion pill ‘reversal’ bill

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) signed into law a Republican-backed bill requiring that doctors administering abortions in the state inform patients that they may…

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Louisiana governor vetoes gun law that nixed permits, training for concealed carry

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) this week vetoed a bill passed by the state’s Republican-dominated legislature that would have allowed residents to carry a…

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Flooding from Louisiana storms turns deadly

At least three people were dead after a foot of rain fell in Lake Charles and 10 inches in Baton Rouge, officials said. More rain…

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1 million without clean drinking water in Louisiana

Thousands are without power and roughly 1 million Louisiana residents are without clean drinking water after crippling winter storms struck the southern and central U.S. this week.Gov….

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Louisiana congressman-elect dies from COVID-19 at age 41

Congressman-elect Luke Letlow (R-LA), who won a special election to represent Louisiana’s 5th District just three weeks ago, died on Tuesday evening from COVID-19 complications….

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Louisiana still picking up the pieces after back-to-back hurricanes

Hurricanes Laura and Delta dealt a double blow to Louisiana just six weeks apart Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/specials/southwest-louisiana-still-picking-up-the-pieces-after-back-to-back-hurricanes/index.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Hurricane Zeta: Two dead and two million without power after storm smashes Gulf Coast

‘We’re going to see a whole lot of damage …’ says Waveland mayor Mike Smith Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/hurricane-zeta-death-toll-today-louisiana-alabama-mississippi-georgia-gulf-coast-update-b1423656.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Hurricane Zeta, gaining strength and speed, may hit near New Orleans as Category 2

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell warned that Zeta will make “a direct hit in #NOLA” after forecasters said the storm was gaining strength. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/hurricane-zeta-gaining-strength-speed-may-hit-near-new-orleans-n1245070…

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Hurricane warning for New Orleans as Zeta swirls over Mexico

A hurricane warning has been issued for the U.S. Gulf Coast including New Orleans Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/hurricane-zeta-new-orleans-warning-storm-path-track-map-yucatan-b1369741.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Hurricane Delta approaches Louisiana as ‘major’ Category 3 storm

Hurricane Delta is set to make landfall in Louisiana Friday after strengthening to a Category 3 over the Gulf of Mexico, bringing with it a…

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The Latest: Louisiana tells residents to prepare immediately

Gov. John Bel Edwards is using telephone and text messages to urge Louisiana residents to prepare for Hurricane Delta Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/the-latest-louisiana-tells-residents-to-prepare-immediately-residents-john-bel-edwards-louisiana-latest-residents-b887341.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Delta explodes into a Category 4 hurricane and sets aim toward the Gulf Coast

Delta now forecast to become a powerful 140 mph Category 4 hurricane. The U.S. Gulf Coast should prepare for a major hurricane strike later this…

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