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Susan Collins Defends Brett Kavanaugh's Abortion Vote
The senator said Kavanaugh took a “logical approach” when the Supreme Court justice voted to uphold an anti-abortion law in Louisiana.
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Louisiana Cops Dressed In Blackface In 1993 To Fool Drug Buyers In Black Neighborhoods
The Baton Rouge Police Department apologized for the "inappropriate" photos of the white undercover cops.
Supreme Court Halts Louisiana Abortion Law
The Supreme Court has halted a Louisiana law that would have closed all but one abortion clinic.
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Supreme Court Blocks Louisiana Abortion Clinic Law
Chief Justice John Roberts joined the court's four liberals in putting a hold on the law.
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Man Suspected Of Killing 5 In Louisiana Arrested In Virginia: Sheriff
Officials believe that Dakota Theriot, 21, killed his parents and three others before going on the run.
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Louisiana Police Sucker Media With Offer To 'Test' Meth For Zika
The Harahan Police Department's faux Facebook post was an "attempt at humor."
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Tensions Flare When Neighbors Breathe Fire Over Dragon Christmas Display
Diana Rowland, whose Louisiana neighbor said her display was "totally inappropriate," hopes she finds the "true meaning of Christmas."
GOP Senator John Kennedy Opts Against Gubernatorial Run In Louisiana
The senator's decision is good news for Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards.
Endangered Dusky Gopher Frog Suffers Setback In Supreme Court Ruling
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Justice Brett Kavanaugh didn't participate in the case, which was a victory for landowners.
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As States Push For Digital Drivers Licenses, Critics Cite Privacy Concerns
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States say digital licenses are convenient and safe. But critics say they might be a bad idea for civil rights. By Jenni
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After Teen’s Suicide, Family Says Police Mishandled Her Rape Investigation
The man she accused was sentenced to only a year of probation. Police said what happened "was consensual."
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Investigator: 'No Mystery' About Unsolved Slaying Of Louisiana Fire Chief's Wife
"We know what happened to Nanette Krentel," said an investigator. The only mystery is the coroner's ruling.
U.S. Postal Service Employee Accused Of Selling $630,000 In Stolen Stamps
Ryan Cortez of Louisiana admitted to squandering the money on a gambling addiction, authorities said.
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The 6 Most Progressive Ballot Initiatives Of 2018
Voters could establish universal health care for the elderly, improve police accountability and pass the country’s first carbon tax.
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Bayou Bridge Environmental Activists: 'Anti-Protest Law Is Anti-American'
Authorities in Louisiana have arrested roughly a dozen people under a new law that gives added protection to pipeline companies.
Bayou Bridge Pipeline Threatens The Riches Of Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin
Critics say officials are ignoring the potential threat to wildlife and the environment.
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Louisiana Mayor Rescinds City Ban On Recreation Facilities Buying Nike Products
The Kenner mayor had issued the order days after Nike hired former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick for an advertising campaign.
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Police Lineups Can Lead To Wrongful Convictions. Here's How Some Agencies Are Trying To Fix That.
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New procedures aim to avoid misidentifications.
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Anti-Abortion Movie About Roe v. Wade Is Pushed By Nick Loeb
The entrepreneur, who's suing ex-fiancée Sofia Vergara over frozen embryos, hopes his film will sway abortion rights advocates.
Turtle Gives Finger To Louisiana Police
Investigators are trying to determine how a severed human digit wound up inside a turtle's stomach.
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Louisiana Lawmakers Approve Restoring Voting Rights To People On Probation And Parole
The measure’s passage is a significant victory for voting rights advocates.
Thousands Of Elderly Louisiana Residents Could Soon Be Evicted From Nursing Homes
The state’s Department of Health is sending out notices to 37,000 Medicaid recipients, warning them of a possible loss of benefits because of budget cuts.
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Links Suspected Between Severed Heads Found In Louisiana And Texas
"This could be a serial killer's dumping grounds," a criminologist said.
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Gulf Residents Deserve The Full Truth About Oil Cleanup Chemicals
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Eight years later, scientists are confirming the lasting impact of the BP oil spill -- and what may have made it worse.
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Aly Raisman Reminds Sexual Abuse Survivors 'It’s OK To Not Be OK'
The Olympic gymnast and sexual assault survivor gave a talk at Louisiana State University on Wednesday.
Louisiana Woman Creates Frog Bikini (And It's Ribbiting)
Fabiana LeFleur warned the suit has little support in the bosom, so wardrobe malfunctions are "inevitable."
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