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  1. Lake Charles, the un-New Orleans LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Say " Louisiana " and New Orleans immediately comes to mind; The Big Easy, the French Quarter, Hurricane Katrina and the obnoxious Mayor Ray Negin.

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  2. Federal judge blocks enforcement of new Louisiana abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Ellie Schilling, center, a lawyer representing Louisiana abortion clinics, speaks at a protest outside the Department of Health and Hospitals building in February in Baton Rouge, La.

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  3. Obama seeks to do no harm to Democrats i...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    President Barack Obama has yet to campaign alongside a Democrat at risk of losing in the midterm congressional elections, and the president will be largely sidelined in nearly all of the races that will determine November's biggest prize: control of the Senate for the remainder of his presidency.

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  4. Libyan government warns it has lost all control as Islamist...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    How safe are YOUR pictures? Apple under scrutiny after Jennifer Lawrence and 100 other celebrities have their 'nude' photographs leaked online by hacker who 'broke into their iCloud' Joan Rivers' family consider lawsuit over botched vocal cord procedure as doctors fear stroke could leave star 'either a vegetable or in a wheelchair' How to eat ... (more)

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  5. Judge partially blocks state's new abortion law, which takes effect MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A federal judge on Sunday night partially blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive abortion law that is scheduled to take effect Monday.

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  6. Funding for Louisiana highways shrinkingFunding for Louisiana...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    Funding for Louisiana highways shrinking Funding for Louisiana highways shrinking Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Louisiana drivers pay 20 cents in taxes for every gallon of gasoline and diesel they purchase, but funding for construction ... (more)

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  7. Clean air leader pitches emissions credit proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    At a time when industrial development is booming across much of South Louisiana, the persistent struggle to meet federal ozone standards in the Baton Rouge area could force expansions or new projects to grind to a halt.

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  8. More double-dipping alleged against Walter LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    More double-dipping alleged against Walter Lee DeSoto DA to convene grand jury to consider additional charges against Walter Lee Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: District Attorney Richard Johnson said more double-dipping discovered by ... (more)

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  9. Oil industry's image is tarnished in Louisiana, green activist saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Switched

    ... parish has the highest incomes and is one of the most educated in the state. "But they didn't know that Louisiana government gives industry what it wants," he said. At one time, St. Tammany was considered a retreat, Stagg noted. "People moved there ...

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  10. Surly electorate still looks to - keep the bums in'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MDJonline.com

    Members of Congress climb the steps of the House of Representatives on Capitol Hill in Washington, before final votes on July 31. A surly electorate that holds Congress in even lower regard than unpopular President Barack Obama is willing to 'keep the bums in,' with at least 365 incumbents in the 435-member House and 18 of 28 senators on a glide ... (more)

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  11. Column: A New Orleans model for Detroit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Detroit News

    Former Louisiana Superintendent Paul Pastorek, pictured here at a 2008 groundbreaking ceremony for Langston Hughes Elementary in New Orleans, has spent significant time in Michigan this summer evaluating education in Detroit and across the state.

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  12. Are film subsidies worth it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Los Angeles Times

    Technocrane operator Henry Flores sets up tracks on the set of "The Perfect Guy" in the Hollywood Hills.

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  13. Letter: All must get out and voteLetter: All must get out and voteDr. ...Read the original story

    Saturday | The News-Star

    Letter: All must get out and vote Dr. Charla Burns of West Monroe urges all to register and vote Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1tYSDar As a young voter and political activist in the community, I read your recent editorial with interest.

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  14. You'll recognize family in 'Sweet as Cane'Read the original story

    Saturday | The News-Star

    Ken Wheaton of Opelousas, author of "The First Annual Grand Prairie Rabbit Festival" set in St. Landry Parish, has published a new novel with You'll recognize family in 'Sweet as Cane' Ken Wheaton of Opelousas, author of "The First Annual Grand Prairie Rabbit Festival" set in St. Landry Parish, has published a new novel with Check out this story on ... (more)

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  15. 9 new cases of West Nile reported, 5 are most serious typeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The famous playwright and poet Oscar Wilde famously said, "No good deed goes unpunished."

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  16. La. abortion law ruling expected before MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times

    La. abortion law ruling expected before Monday A federal judge will rule before Monday on Louisiana's new anti-abortion law Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: Rep. Katrina Jackson, D-Monroe, left, and Health and Hospitals Secretary ... (more)

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  17. 9 new cases of West Nile virus confirmed in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | NOLA.com

    The Department of Health and Hospitals on Friday, in its weekly Arbovirus Surveillance Report, says new infections include five neuroinvasive disease cases - all in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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  18. Officials investigate St. John Parish water system's reporting of brain-eating amoeba dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NOLA.com

    Every monthly report that St. John Parish sent to state health officials this year indicated the public water system had enough chlorine to control the occurrence of a deadly brain-eating amoeba.

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  19. Von Hatley of Jones Walker Consulting talks Louisiana Economic Development, Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | BayouBuzz.com

    Surely, Louisiana has and does engage in economic development as according to business and government leaders, Louisiana now has over 60 billion dollars worth of projects in progress, some of those projects already in fruition.

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  20. Brain-eating amoeba in Louisiana: Water infestations can harm through nostrilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Examiner.com

    A brain-eating amoeba in Louisiana is dangerously harming people if tap water gets into their nostrils.

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