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  1. The European Times publishes interviews with Artsakh officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The European Times published a series of interview with high-ranking Artsakh officials, including Minister of Industrial Infrastructures Hakob Ghahramanyan, Minister of Education and Science Slavik Asryan, Minister of Foreign Affairs Karen Mirzoyan, Minister of Agriculture Andranik Khachatryan, Minister of Healthcare Harutyun ... (more)

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  2. Dems cash in on anti-Obama chatterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Impeaching President Barack Obama may be highly unlikely, but election-year chatter about it among conservatives has helped Democrats raise $1 million on Monday alone, their campaign chief said Tuesday.

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  3. Changes to Louisiana OMV to shorten lines, wait timesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    The commissioner of the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles -- better known as the DMV -- is working to make the place a little less dreaded.

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  4. Democrats have million-dollar day on impeachmentRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner's announcement of a lawsuit against Obama opened the door to the fundraising drive, Democratic leaders said.

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  5. Toxic secret turns perfect home into living nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    A family with four small children has learned they had been living in a house with toxic chemicals for three years.

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  6. Hobby Lobby could be creating new gender gap problems for RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire , joined by Senate GOP leaders, talks to reporters On Capitol Hill on July 15 about competing bills from the Democrats and Republicans on employee health coverage and birth control under the Affordable Care Act, a subject that the Supreme Court ruled on recently in the so-called Hobby Lobby case.

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  7. Plan to douse fire at landfill still pendingRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Times

    The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality still is reviewing the fire mitigation plan for the Harrelson Materials Management landfill on Russell Road in Shreveport, department spokeswoman Jean Kelly said.

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  8. DOTD promises congestion fixes along La. 1Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    West Baton Rouge Parish officials say they have received word that relief is on the way for daily congestion along La.

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  9. 5 Shreveport-Bossier government stories to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    Here's your list of local government stories to watch for this week: After an exhaustive search for a new executive director -- which included vetting the degrees of applicants -- the Metropolitan Planning Committee whittled its pool of 47 candidates to one, Robert Massarelli of Titusville, Florida.

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  10. Johnson takes gavel at Pineville City CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Town Talk

    A veteran attorney has been appointed by the Louisiana Supreme Court to replace Phillip Terrell, who resigned as Pineville city judge in March to to run for Rapides Parish District Attorney.

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  11. I-20 pedestrian bridge damaged after wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    One lane is closed on I-20 westbound at mile marker 7 where the crash happened. The lane was closed before the crash for roadwork underway in that area.

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  12. City Council revokes chemical company's license to operateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BayouBuzz.com

    A small chemical mixing company in Gretna that failed to submit monitoring reports or plans for handling spills and stormwater runoff to environmental agencies for at least nine years will remain shut down until the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality signs off on its operations.

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  13. I-Team: LDEQ finds problems at Plaquemines dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The internal report has concerns from exposed waste to liquid runoff making its way into waterways to unlined over filled parts of the dump.

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  14. East Pont des Mouton widening project beginsRead the original story

    Monday | The Advocate

    City-parish officials on Monday marked the start of a $21.6 million project to widen East Pont des Mouton road between Louisiana Avenue and Interstate 49, one the biggest projects for north Lafayette in recent years and a road that has seen traffic rise significantly over the past two decades.

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  15. LDEQ Finds Problems At Plaquemines DumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Just a little more than the length of a football field separates a Plaquemines Parish landfill from one of the busiest marinas in the gulf south, and the WDSU I-Team has obtained an internal report outlining all sorts of concerns at the facility.

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  16. Michael Johnson Appointed as Temporary Pineville City JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KLAX

    Attorney Michael T. Johnson has been appointed by order of the Louisiana Supreme Court as judge pro tempore of Pineville City Court in Rapides Parish, according to Justice Marcus R. Clark.

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  17. St. John the Baptist Parish I-10 Mitigation ProjectRead the original story

    Monday | The Times-Picayune

    Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development workers do some road work while traffic passes by during the St. John the Baptist Parish's mitigation project at the Belle Terre Boulevard/La.

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  18. Bouquets & BrickbatsRead the original story

    Monday | Best of New Orleans

    Carol Bebelle and the Justice and Accountability Center of Louisiana were named recipients of the fifth annual Diana Lewis Citizen Participation Awards from the Committee for a Better New Orleans.

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  19. Lane closures on Airline Drive at Jefferson Parish and St. Charles Parish line through August 2Read the original story

    Monday | NOLA.com

    Through the morning of August 2, alternating lanes in both directions of Airline Drive at the Jefferson Parish / St. Charles Parish line will close in order for workers to repair the roadway, according to a news release from Kenner .

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  20. State Civil Service to hold Aug. 6 career fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBRZ

    Several state agencies will be represented at a targeted career fair hosted by the Louisiana Department of State Civil Service next Wednesday.

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