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Louisiana: At least one dead, several injured in shooting at Grambling State University

One person was killed and several others were injured in a shooting at Grambling State University in Louisiana on Sunday, police said. One person died, one was hospitalized in critical condition and six suffered non-life-threatening wounds, Louisiana State Police Master Trooper Michael Reichardt said. Only one of the injured victims was a student. “At this […]

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Man who went missing after Hurricane Ida found dead inside 500-pound alligator

A Louisiana coroner has identified the remains found inside a 504-pound alligator as Timothy Satterlee Sr., 71, who went missing last month as he walked in floodwaters following Hurricane Ida. Satterlee was attacked by the alligator on August 30 outside his Slidell home, his wife previously told authorities. The woman saw the extent of his […]

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Gabby Petito, Brian Laundrie were involved in an incident at a Wyoming restaurant in late August

A couple from Louisiana who were vacationing in Jackson, Wyoming, last month said on Wednesday they saw an incident involving Gabby Petito and Brian Laundrie in a restaurant in one of the last sightings of Petito before her death.Nina Angelo told reporters that she and her boyfriend, Matt England, saw a “commotion” as Petito and […]

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Hurricane Ida: Chilling videos of pilots flying into eye of storm goes viral

The United States was struck by a powerful cyclonic system over the weekend. Category 4 storm called Hurricane Ida made landfall in the US state of Louisiana on Sunday. The system hit with a maximum speed of 240km/h and brought severe destruction along the eastern coast. A clip of a pilot flying into the eye […]

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‘Life-threatening’ Hurricane Ida weakens to tropical storm after slamming Louisiana

Hurricane Ida has battered the US state of Louisiana and plunged the city of New Orleans into darkness, killing at least one person. Ida slammed into the Louisiana coast as a Category 4 hurricane but weakened into a tropical storm on Monday. President Joe Biden described Ida as “life-threatening” and declared Louisiana a disaster area. […]

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Alligator attacks 71-year-old Louisiana man in an area flooded following Hurricane Ida

Louisiana officials are investigating an apparent fatal alligator attack on a 71-year-old man as he walked in floodwaters following Hurricane Ida.The man was attacked and apparently killed by the alligator on Monday outside his home in Slidell, his wife told the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office.Slidell is about 32 miles northeast of New Orleans.The man’s […]

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Hurricane Ida: Louisiana residents could be ‘powerless’ for weeks

Louisiana residents may be in the dark for weeks as officials take stock of the damage from Hurricane Ida. Ida made landfall on Sunday with nearly 240 km/hr winds, the fifth strongest to ever hit the US mainland. About one million locals remain without power. “It’s going to be a difficult life for quite some […]

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Part of highway between Mississippi and Louisiana washes away, 2 dead and 10 injured

Two people died and ten others were injured after part of a highway was washed away on Monday night near the town of Lucedale, Mississippi, officials said. The incident occurred on the two-lane Highway 26 in George County, Trooper Cal Robertson of the Mississippi Highway Patrol told reporters. The washout was likely related to the […]

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Hurricane Ida slams Louisiana, knocks off power lines in New Orleans

The US city of New Orleans has lost power, as Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana. The storm brought 240 km/hr winds when it made landfall and those people who did not flee were advised to take shelter. One person was killed when a tree fell on their home. Ida will test New Orleans’ flood […]

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Hurricane Ida: ‘Life altering storm’ makes landfall in New Orleans on 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Ida has made landfall in the US state of Louisiana, with winds of 240km/h and a potentially “catastrophic” storm surge, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) warned. Thousands of people fled the state ahead of the storm, but by Sunday morning it was too late to leave. It could be the worst hurricane to hit […]

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Hurricane Ida: New Orleans braces for ‘life-altering storm’ on 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

The mayor of New Orleans has called for residents to evacuate unprotected city neighbourhoods as Hurricane Ida bears down on the Louisiana coastline. “Now is the time,” said New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell in a Friday news conference, calling for those living outside the city levee system to flee. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) says […]

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School bus driver crashes in New Orleans while trying to break fight among students, 5 kids injured

Five students were injured after their bus driver crashed into a taxi while trying to break up a fight within the bus, according to the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD). The incident occurred around 8:30am on Thursday when students on the bus began fighting, NOPD spokesperson Aaron Looney said in a statement. The driver was […]