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16 hrs ago | The Advocate

Plaquemines Parish looks to change coastal plan

During Hurricane Katrina, what was left of Earl Armstrong Jr.'s cattle in lower Plaquemines Parish took refuge from the flood waters on a ridge of land that had been built after Hurricane Betsy in 1965, 40 years before.


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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Detroit News

As Metro Detroit floodwaters rise, so do questions about insurance claims

The flood of rainwater that deluged Metro Detroit Monday afternoon turned into a flood of phone calls all day Tuesday, as waterlogged homeowners desperately dialed clean-up services and insurance agents.


Related Topix: Sterling Heights, MI, Hurricane, Weather

SNL Financial

Shift to onshore production helps buffer natural gas market from Gulf storm threats

Natural gas prices have historically responded with volatility to the threat to offshore supply posed by storms impacting the Gulf of Mexico producing region, but as inland gas production overtakes offshore production, the natural gas market is being rendered less susceptible to storm-induced price spikes.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Department of Energy, Weather, Hurricane Ike

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Daily World

Training center plans move forwardTraining center plans move...

Training center plans move forward New facility will offer advanced training for police, fire and first responders throughout St. Landry Parish.


Related Topix: Fire, Hurricane, Weather, Opelousas, LA

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Kenner City Council approves Pontchartrain Center roofing contract

Kenner City Council on Thursday approved a contract with Crown Architectural Metal Company to replace the Pontchartrain Center roof , which was damaged during Hurricane Isaac two years ago.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Isaac

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Advocate

Livingston contractor wants district attorney removed, judge puts off decision

Corey Delahoussaye says the 21st Judicial District Attorney's Office should be prohibited from prosecuting him because the office previously provided him with legal advice on issues related to his contract with the parish.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Livingston, LA, Hurricane, Weather

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Advocate

Feeling jilted, Livingston council sends attorney packing

The Livingston Parish Council sent the parish's arbitration attorney packing back to Washington, D.C., Thursday night after refusing to go into executive session with him to discuss what options the parish might have after losing a $59 million case over Hurricane Gustav cleanup costs.


Related Topix: Livingston, LA, Hurricane, Weather

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Lyndhurst considers Hesco products, ponders flood protection issues

HESCO's deployable barrier system is pictured protecting the inner harbor naval canal in New Orleans during Hurricane Gustav.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Lyndhurst, NJ, Hurricane, Weather, Nuclear Energy, Bayonne, NJ