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Same goal, different paths: US, EU seek max vaccine rates

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In edgy Washington, police outnumber Jan. 6 protesters

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Louisiana town to pay $2.5M in refunds to utility customers

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Louisiana police boss says he’s open to federal oversight

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From COVID to Ida: Louisiana’s marginalized ‘see no way out’

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‘Don’t focus on hate’: World marks 20th anniversary of 9/11

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Two anchors of COVID safety net ending, affecting millions

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Taliban stop planes of evacuees from leaving but unclear why

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Taliban special forces bring abrupt end to women’s protest

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Mask debate moves from school boards to courtrooms

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Surgeon General: What full approval for vaccine will mean

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82 electric vehicle charging stations coming to Louisiana

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Analysis: Civil discourse missing in Louisiana COVID debates

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Biden planning to give an update on situation in Afghanistan

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Louisiana sports betting to begin during football season

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Edwards urges Louisiana parents to take COVID-19 seriously

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IS threat forces US changes to evacuations at Kabul airport

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$1.2 trillion infrastructure: What's in it for Louisiana?

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Big win for $1T infrastructure bill: Senate shows it can act

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Analysis: Schools restart in Louisiana with COVID-19 worries

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Cuomo digs in, shows no sign of heeding calls to resign

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Sawmill reopening in southwest Louisiana with new owner

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Senate votes to advance Biden’s $1T infrastructure bill

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Kennedy offers amendment to send disaster aid to southwest Louisiana, Senate blocks it

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Gov. Edwards Urges Congress to Pass the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

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Unvaccinated red states hit hard by new surge

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Lawsuit challenges Louisiana’s end to federal jobless aid

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Analysis: La. rental aid moves slowly as eviction ban ends

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Louisiana veto session carried $76K price tag for taxpayers

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Mask guidance divides parents heading into new school year

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Higgins Introduces Bill Protecting Vaccine Freedom

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Fauci says US headed in `wrong direction’ on coronavirus

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Analysis: Now what? Louisiana veto session sharpens divides

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Federal student loan freeze extension? College graduates hope so

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Louisiana Senate backs transgender sports ban veto override

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Goodbyes for Louisiana’s flamboyant ex-Gov. Edwin Edwards

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Biden pledges appeal of ‘deeply disappointing’ DACA ruling

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To the birds: Louisiana looks for best birding spots

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Louisiana lawmakers to hold historic veto override session

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Senate Democrats reveal $3.5 trillion plan to invest in health care, climate change and more

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Jill Biden to attend Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony

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Analysis: Louisiana to have new approach for voting machines

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Louisiana school board settles BB gun suspension lawsuits

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Robert E. Lee statue removed in Charlottesville

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Biden fires holdover head of Social Security Administration

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Biden says U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan will end Aug. 31

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Qualifying period for candidates is July 14-16, 2021 for Oct. 9, 2021 Open Primary/Orleans Municipal Parochial Primary Election

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Pelican Institute Speaks Out Against Gov. Veto of H.B. 38

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Experts: Impact of Chauvin case on policing yet to be seen

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Evictions in Louisiana could spike despite aid

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Justice Department suing Georgia over voting restrictions

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Harris to visit US-Mexico border area regarding migration

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‘It lessens my bills’: $500 payments tested in upstate NY

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New leaders, new era: US-Israel relations reach crossroads

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Analysis: Controversies had unexpected twists in La. session

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New Louisiana law will boost payment to wrongfully convicted

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New protections for Louisiana cypress trees signed into law

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Memphis erases Confederate general from its public spaces

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A lawsuit has been filed against The Biden Administration

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Edwards agrees to July 31 end to federal unemployment aid

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Gov. Edwards' Statement on Expanding Early Voting for Presidential Elections in Louisiana

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Federal Judge Blocks Biden's Pause On New Oil, Gas Leases

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Protect the City Committee hold town hall

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Analysis: Big decisions await governor, voters after session

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Biden urges G-7 leaders to call out and compete with China

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Jackson Amendment Designed To Protect Juvenile Prison Staff

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Bills striking at vaccine mandate head to Louisiana governor

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Gov. John Bel Edwards Vetoed House Bill 20

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Bills Signed by Gov. Edwards

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Justice Dept. says it'll no longer seize reporters' records

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Judge overturns California’s 32-year ban on assault weapons

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Post-Conviction Relief Bill Fails

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Trump's back. Here's what his re-entry means for 2024.

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Kennedy announces re-election bid after setting legislative record

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George Floyd's family to hold Houston concert marking death

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Louisiana Supreme Court to get its first female clerk

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How does the community feel about marijuana decriminalization?

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Effort to add seats to Louisiana Supreme Court nears passage

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Early Voting Begins May 28 For The June 12 Special Primary

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Tennessee moves to the forefront with anti-transgender laws

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Elise Stefanik Selected House Republican Chair, Replacing Ousted Liz Cheney

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Rep. Liz Cheney removed from House Republican leadership for criticizing Trump's election lies

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Louisiana citizens could soon conceal carry handguns without permit

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Trump's upheld ban from Facebook renews debate on social media use and free speech

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Recent bill would ban 'vaccine passports' in Louisiana

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Educators and Teachers React To Mandatory Kindergarten Proposal

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Caitlyn Jenner announces run for governor of California: 'I'm in!'

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Saturday, April 24, 2021 is Election Day

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Apple will let Parler back on the App Store

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2 Cassidy bills are heading to President Biden's desk

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Louisiana congresswoman takes office, replacing late husband

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Higgins Slams Biden’s Gun-Control Executive Orders

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One cent sales tax increase for Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office

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New complaint hits Louisiana legislators' 'dark money' group

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Deadly breach could delay decisions about Capitol fencing

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BREAKING: Biden Admin Scraps Trump's Restrictions on Transgender Troops, will Provide Protections and Treatment for Service Members

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New York lawmakers agree to legalize recreational marijuana

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Expelled from US at night, migrant families weigh next steps

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Biden assigning Harris to lead diplomatic efforts in Central America to address immigration

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