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Louisiana Governor breaks with Dems, indicates he’ll sign ‘heartbeat’ legislation

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards (D) reportedly signalled he would sign his state’s “heartbeat” legislation — effectively banning abortions after just weeks of pregnancy — as his party faced questions over whether it should be more inclusive of pr… Continue reading

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Convicted serial killer Samuel Little may be connected to cold case murders in Louisiana, official says

A convicted serial killer who has confessed to 90 murders and known for sketching portraits of his victims may be linked to even more unsolved killings in Louisiana, according to the chief of a town where two of the slayings took place. Continue reading

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VP Pence slams Ilhan Omar for accusing Trump admin of ‘bullying’ Venezuela: ‘Doesn’t know what she’s talking about’

Vice President Mike Pence on Friday touted a strong employment report, defended the Trump administration’s handling of the political crisis in Venezuela and backed Attorney General William Barr’s decision not to testify in front of a House hearing over… Continue reading

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Tattooed twins, 29, each faced trouble with the law until one was killed by police

They’re twin brothers who were a lot alike — before one was fatally shot by police in Mississippi. Lawrence and William Bottoms, born 29 years ago, each had tattoos on their faces — and each faced trouble with the law. Continue reading

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Huge alligator devours snake at PGA tournament in Louisiana

Golfers at an annual professional golf tournament in Louisiana received a shock when a huge alligator decided to make a snake its next meal. Continue reading

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Suspect allegedly breaks into Louisiana governor’s mansion, falls asleep on couch: report

The governor’s mansion in Baton Rouge, La., experienced an extraordinary security breach last week after a man trespassed into the property before damaging a table and falling asleep on a couch, state police revealed Monday. Continue reading

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Louisiana man beats woman to death with hammer during dispute, police say

A Louisiana man confessed to beating a woman to death with a hammer during a dispute on Monday, police say. Continue reading

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3 arrested in Tulane dorm room arson fire of YAL-member students

Tulane campus police have booked two men and one women for allegedly setting fire to the dorm room door of two university students. Continue reading

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Huge alligator gar pulled from Louisiana lagoon: ‘It was a stomach-turning smell’

Officials at a park outside of New Orleans pulled a large, deceased alligator gar from a lagoon this week. Continue reading

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Vehicle strikes pedestrians in New Orleans; 2 dead, suspect arrested, police say

Two people were pronounced dead at the scene Saturday night in New Orleans after a group of pedestrians was struck along the city’s historic Esplanade Avenue, just days before Mardi Gras. Continue reading

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Louisiana police department apologizes for 1993 blackface drug operation, but officers stand by tactics

Two undercover Louisiana narcotics police officers – with chopped-up chalk as crack cocaine – hit the streets of a predominantly black neighborhood in Baton Rouge hoping to fool drug buyers. Continue reading

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NFL boss Goodell to Louisiana governor: ‘Would be wrong’ for me to overturn call against Saints

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards in a letter made public Monday that a penalty should have been called against the Los Angeles Rams following a crucial play in last month’s NFC Championship game against the New Orlea… Continue reading

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Saints fan’s obit: was ‘determined not to watch Super Bowl’

The obituary for a New Orleans Saints fan with “a great sense of humor� seemed to poke fun at the NFL officiators in his team’s loss to the Los Angeles Rams ahead of the Super Bowl. Continue reading

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Raccoons in Louisiana infected with rabies-like disease that could affect dogs, wildlife officials warn

An increasing number of raccoons in parts of Louisiana are said to have a serious and contagious rabies-like disease known as canine distemper, which can affect dogs, officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) said in an o… Continue reading

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Motorcycle cop who survived shot in face last year is killed in collision during funeral procession

A Louisiana who survived being shot in the face last year died Friday when a pickup truck plowed into his motorcycle during a funeral procession. Continue reading

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Infestation of 600 bats at Louisiana high school causes temporary closure, officials say

Talk about a batty issue: An estimated 600 bats reportedly infested a high school in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana, causing the school to close both Monday and Tuesday of this week. Continue reading

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Louisiana suspect in killing of 5 captured in Virginia after manhunt, police say

Louisiana authorites announced Sunday the arrest of a 21-year-old man wanted for killing five people, including his girlfriend and parents. Continue reading

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Louisiana suspect sought after shootings leave 5 dead, authorities say

A manhunt is underway in Louisiana, where authorities on Saturday said they’re looking for a 21-year-old man following the deaths of five people in two separate parishes that are believed to be connected shootings. Continue reading

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New Orleans ticketholders sue NFL over call in NFC championship game

Two New Orleans Saints season-ticket holders filed a lawsuit against the NFL Tuesday, asking a state court judge to order Commissioner Roger Goodell to invoke an obscure rule that would force the final moments of Sunday’s NFC Championship game to be r… Continue reading

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5 children killed in fiery Florida crash while heading to Disney World are identified

Authorities have released the names of the five children and two adults who were killed in a fiery crash Thursday on Interstate 75 outside Gainesville, Fla. Continue reading

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