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AP News
November 07, 2019 - 6:44 am
By AAMER MADHANI and MELINDA DESLATTE Associated Press MONROE, La. (AP) — President Donald Trump worked up a sweat in a steamy Louisiana arena Wednesday night as he attempted to boost Republican businessman Eddie Rispone's effort to unseat incumbent Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards in the nation's...
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Jeff Katz
October 14, 2019 - 2:27 pm
Rep. Ralph Abraham (R-LA) and Eddie Rispone have force a runoff against incumbent Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) after holding a gubernatorial jungle primary on Saturday in Louisiana, Breitbart News reports. Edwards needed 50 percent of the vote to avoid the runoff, but failed to get it...
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October 04, 2019 - 11:42 am
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Friday to plunge into the abortion debate in the midst of the 2020 presidential campaign, taking on a Louisiana case that could reveal how willing the more conservative court is to chip away at abortion rights. The justices...
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Jeff Katz
August 09, 2019 - 1:45 pm
A Louisiana woman who was caught with meth hidden inside her vagina told officers it wasn't hers, according to FOX News . Ashley Beth Rolland, 23, was accused of stealing $5,000 from a man she had been staying with while he was showering. Rolland confessed to stealing the money, but after a search...
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July 12, 2019 - 11:58 am
By KEVIN McGILL and JANET McCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Building toward hurricane strength, Tropical Storm Barry began hitting Louisiana with wind and rain Friday as it closed in for what could be a long, slow — and epic — drenching that could trigger flooding in and around New...
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Jeff Katz
May 30, 2019 - 11:28 am
There was another victory for the pro-life movement on Wednesday when Louisiana passed its own heartbeat law, which banned abortions after an unborn child’s heartbeat is first detected. But not long after, during ABC’s World News Tonight , correspondent Steve Osunsami seemed to question if that was...
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Richmond County, Va Sheriff's Office
January 27, 2019 - 1:17 pm
WARSAW, Va. (AP) — A man suspected of killing his parents and three other people - including a girl he was dating - was arrested Sunday when he showed up at his grandmother's house in Virginia, a sheriff there said. On Saturday, Dakota Theriot, 21, shot and killed three people — the woman believed...
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June 04, 2018 - 2:48 pm
By JAY REEVES , Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — It took generations to erect all the nation's Confederate monuments, and a new report shows they're being removed at a pace of about three each month. The study — released Monday by the Southern Poverty Law Center — shows that 110 Confederate...
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May 27, 2018 - 7:10 pm
By TAMARA LUSH and REBECCA SANTANA, Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Beaches in Florida were largely empty ahead of Memorial Day as the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, Subtropical Storm Alberto, approached the northern Gulf Coast carrying brisk winds and heavy rain...
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