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  • The FBI said that the shootings appeared to be "street violence" and weren't linked to terrorism
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louisiana, national/world
  • Daniel Timothy Duplaisir
  • Daniel Duplaisir is accused of an online sex scam and blackmail plot that led to a TAMU professor committing suicide
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texas a&m, louisiana, local, sonia azad
  • Daniel Timothy Duplaisir
  • Daniel Duplaiser is accused of an online sex scam and blackmail plot that led to a TAMU professor committing suicide
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texas a&m, louisiana, news
  • The first BP executive to testify at a federal trial over the nation's worst oil spill was to take the stand for a second day Wednesday before a judge tasked with deciding whether the London-based oil giant and other companies acted with gross negligence for the 2010 disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
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louisiana, national/world
  • A 20-year-old black woman told police she was set on fire by three men who wrote the initials KKK and a racial slur on her car in northeastern Louisiana
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louisiana, national/world
  • More than 100,000 people across Louisiana still don't have power and thousands of evacuees still can't return to their homes
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hurricane, louisiana, hurricane central
  • The rains may have subsided but the mess and flooding danger left behind in Louisiana is now the major concern
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hurricane, louisiana, hurricane central
  • 45 dogs and 25 cats evacuated from St. Bernard Parish in Louisiana arrived in Houston and are being prepped for adoption
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  • Tropical Storm Isaac is rolling into the Gulf, picking up steam, and it could have New Orleans in its crosshairs
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louisiana, news
  • Hundreds of Christian faithful are flocking to a small chapel in New Orleans, where they are hoping to see the face of Jesus
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louisiana, local, deborah wrigley
  • Lil Wayne has been told to cut his grass
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louisiana, entertainment
  • A wrong-way crash killed five people in Louisiana
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louisiana, news
  • Monroe police say two Monroe men were not in church to worship
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louisiana, national/world
  • A little boy called 911 and performed CPR to save his mom's life in Louisiana
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  • Rapper Rick Ross has been arrested in Louisiana on a marijuana possession charge
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louisiana, entertainment
  • Surveillance camera catches the fury of 135 mile-per-hour tornado in Louisiana
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louisiana, news
  • A blaze in a small, abandoned warehouse in New Orleans killed eight homeless people who were burning wood in a barrel to stay warm
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louisiana, national/world
  • Tornado hits Winn Parish, Louisiana and at least one home was destroyed, two heavily damaged
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louisiana, news
  • People along the Gulf coast are facing uncertainty following the Gulf oil spill, and the legal fight can linger long after the cleanup
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british petroleum, alaska, louisiana, gulf oil spill, local, christine dobbyn
  • Valez, AK and Venice, LA may be two very different communities 4,000 miles apart, but they have a strong connection
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british petroleum, alaska, louisiana, gulf oil spill, local, christine dobbyn
  • Louisiana's Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says Rice University's timber company has enrolled 49,700 acres of land in a safe harbor program for endangered red-cockaded woodpeckers
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rice university, louisiana, local
  • Tom Koch tells us the story of a woman who stripped naked and then stole a LA cab to head to Michigan
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louisiana, news
  • A 28-year-old Monroe woman has been sentenced to 28 years in prison in connection with the 2008 shooting death of her romantic rival
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louisiana, national/world
  • ABC13 Eyewitness News Anchor Tom Abrahams gives a unique look at New Orleans today, five years after Hurricane Katrina
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  • If you had asked me 5 years ago as I looked at a flooded New Orleans whether the city could come back, I would have told you, "no way." What I saw is still fresh in my mind. Homes filled with water. Hundreds of people camped out on I-10. Thousands sitting inside the Super Dome as conditions got worse and worse -- this as searchers went house by house looking for survivors and hoping not to find victims. They did, and plenty of them.
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hurricane, louisiana, local, jessica willey
  • We take a look at the general perception of how Katrina ultimately affected Houston five years after it hit New Orleans
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hurricane, louisiana, local, tom abrahams
  • Aug. 29 is the five-year anniversary of the Cat. 5 hurricane that caused billions in damage and left thousands homeless
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hurricane, louisiana, news
  • After insisting for months that two costly relief wells were the only surefire way to kill the oil leak, the static kill might do the job
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louisiana, british petroleum, gulf oil spill, national/world
  • Bob Dudley
  • As BP inched closer to permanently sealing the blown-out well in the Gulf of Mexico, congressional investigators railed the company and Coast Guard for part of the cleanup effort, saying too much toxic chemical dispersant was used
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louisiana, british petroleum, gulf oil spill, national/world
  • Bob Dudley
  • BP officials say they are beginning to reinvent a company that reported a record $17 billion quarterly loss and is navigating the politically fraught task of restoring the Gulf
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louisiana, british petroleum, gulf oil spill, national/world
  • Bob Dudley
  • Incoming BP CEO Bob Dudley was set to outline his company's long-term efforts to help the Gulf of Mexico recover from the oil spill Friday morning, and will be getting help from a Clinton administration-era emergency management official
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  • Bob Dudley
  • BP officials say they are beginning to reinvent a company that reported a record $17 billion quarterly loss and is navigating the politically fraught task of restoring the Gulf
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louisiana, british petroleum, gulf oil spill, national/world
  • BP said the decision to replace Hayward, 53, with the company's first ever non-British CEO was made by mutual agreement
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  • An official says BP CEO Tony Hayward will step down in October and take a job with TNK-BP, the company's joint venture in Russia
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  • Crews raced to resume work on plugging the Gulf oil gusher before another big storm stops work again
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  • Engineers are hoping for clear weather to stop the gusher for good, but peak hurricane season starts in early August
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  • Work to permanently choke off the oil well that had been spewing into the Gulf of Mexico was at a standstill Friday after ships around the site were ordered to evacuate ahead of the approaching Tropical Storm Bonnie
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  • Growing confidence in the experimental cap's security convinced scientists it was safe to leave it unmonitored for a few days
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  • Big Oil is trying to assure Washington it's prepared for the next big oil spill
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  • Boat captains say BP is telling them to clear out of the Gulf of Mexico as a tropical storm system threatens the area
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  • Three months into the disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, the federal government's spill chief says a relief tunnel should finally reach BP's broken well by the weekend, meaning the gusher could be snuffed for good within two weeks
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louisiana, british petroleum, gulf oil spill, national/world
  • There are two wells within two miles of BP's blowout, one that has been abandoned and another that is not in production
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  • BP's broken well was leaking oil and gas again Monday for the first time since the company capped it last week
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  • Scientists are concerned about the seep and possible methane seen near BP's busted oil well, which could indicate a leak
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  • BP hopes to keep using its giant cork to block oil from reaching the Gulf of Mexico until they plug the blown out well permanently
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  • BP's trial run of a cap blocking oil from streaming into the Gulf of Mexico has been extended
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  • Engineers struggled to determine whether BP's capped oil well was holding tight or in danger of springing a new leak
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  • After 87 days and up to 184 million gallons, BP finally gained control over one of America's biggest environmental catastrophes
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  • BP has started testing a cap designed to stop the flow of oil into the Gulf of Mexico for the first time in almost three months
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  • The federal official leading the Gulf oil spill cleanup says a new containment cap and an additional ship collecting oil could effectively contain the spill as early as Monday
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gulf oil spill, louisiana, british petroleum, president barack obama, national/world