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‘Gorilla Glue Girl’ launches her own hair care line

A Louisiana woman who went viral after mistakenly using Gorilla Glue in place of hair spray has launched her own hair care line. Tessica Brown, famously known as “Gorilla Glue Girl,” introduced Forever Hair this week. She says the line of products are made up of “all natural” ingredients that helped her hair grow back […]

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Tropical Storm Claudette forms along US Gulf Coast, brining heavy rains, floods

A tropical storm formed along the US Gulf Coast on Saturday, bringing heavy rains and flooding to coastal states including Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said in a 4am advisory that the storm was located 75km southwest of New Orleans with maximum sustained winds of 75kmph. Flooding had already begun […]

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Rescuers race time to find missing crew of capsized shipping vessel off coast of Louisiana

Rescuers scramble to search for the missing crew members of a large commercial vessel after it capsized off the US state of Louisiana. The US Coast Guard confirmed one person was found dead and six others have been rescued. Twelve people are missing. A spokesman said the search team was “giving it all we got” […]

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3 killed in shooting at a gun store in Louisiana

Three people were killed and two were injured in a shooting at a gun store in the US state of Louisiana on Saturday. The local sheriff said an “initial shooter” opened fire, striking two people, which prompted several others at the shop to fire their own weapons. The two people and the initial gunman were […]

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Man attempting ‘Gorilla Glue Challenge’ glues his lips to paper cup

A Louisiana man who wanted to prove that Gorilla Glue isn’t what it claims to be and is non-effective on humans tried the most bizarre experiment. Len Martin wanted to prove that the woman, who recently went viral on social media for gluing her hair with gorilla glue, was faking it. So, he took upon […]

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‘This is my last post’: TikTok star Dazhariaa dies at 18

TikTok star Dazhariaa Quint Noyes, 18, popularly known as Dee, died after posting a final video to social media. Her parents confirmed her death that her was by suicide. Noyes’ father Raheem Alla shared a montage of pictures of his daughter to TikTok as he thanked everyone for their ‘love and support’. ‘Unfortunately, she is […]

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New research suggests that alligators can regrow their tails just like lizards

A new research has suggested that young alligators are able to regrow their tails up to 18 percent of their total body length, a feat quite similar to their not-so dangerous relative. Scientists attached with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and Arizona State University have discovered that young alligators can partially grow back […]

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Hurricane Delta makes landfall in storm-battered Louisiana

Hurricane Delta weakened after making landfall in a corner of the US state of Louisiana, packing maximum sustained winds of 90 miles per hour, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Delta, now a Category 1 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale, hit land at 6pm local time on Friday, near the Gulf Coast town of Creole, […]

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4th grader suspended from online classes for six days for having a BB gun in his bedroom

9-year-old Ka Mauri Harrison is a 4th grader at Woodmere Elementary and this year he’s a virtual learner so his classroom is his bedroom. The school suspended Ka Mauri for violating a federal weapons law. “I feel like they were picking, and totally just invading privacy. We can’t have no privacy in the house,” Nyron […]

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Louisiana, United States: Hurricane Laura makes landfall, causes severe damage

Hurricane Laura made landfall  shortly after midnight near the district of Cameron, in the US state of Louisiana, causing flash floods, severe damage to buildings and power cuts to half a million homes. It is one of the strongest to ever hit the US Gulf Coast, striking at category four with winds up to 240km/hr. […]

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Louisiana man who was sentenced to life imprisonment for selling 0.69 grams of marijuana to soon be freed

Military veteran serving a life sentence for selling less than $30 worth of marijuana will soon be released from prison. Derek Harris, was arrested in 2008 in Louisiana for selling an officer 0.69 grams of marijuana. He was recently resentenced to time served after spending 9 years in prison. Initially, Harris was convicted and sentenced […]

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One-eyed squirrel that gained a social media following is being returned to nature

A one-eyed squirrel that gained a social media following is being returned to nature. The Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries took Willamina the squirrel from Emily Istre of Lafayette, the Acadiana Advocate reported. Istre created an Instagram account for the squirrel, @one_eyed_willa, and posted images of it eating off a plate, snuggling with her […]