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Louisiana: State of the United States of America
Louisiana is a state in the Deep South region of the South Central United States. It is the 19th-smallest by area and the 25th most populous of the 50 U.S. states. Louisiana is bordered by the state of Texas to the west, Arkansas to the north, Mississippi to the east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south. A large part of its eastern boundary is demarcated by the Mississippi River. Louisiana is the only U.S. state with political subdivisions termed parishes, which are equivalent to counties. The state's capital is Baton Rouge, and its largest city is New Orleans.

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Severe storms ravage North Texas [Video]

Severe storms ravage North Texas

[NFA] Powerful storms swept through North Texas on Tuesday night, leaving a trail of destruction. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 00:57Published
Louisiana braces for sixth tropical cyclone this year [Video]

Louisiana braces for sixth tropical cyclone this year

Moving at 20 miles per hour Hurricane Zeta is expected to race across the southeast corner of the state, sweeping across the U.S. southeast and reach mid-Atlantic states by Thursday.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:10Published
Zeta weakens to a tropical storm [Video]

Zeta weakens to a tropical storm

Hurricane Zeta, the third storm of its size to hit the U.S. Gulf Coast, is now a tropical storm. Bryan Wood reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:10Published
How A Louisiana Priest Defiled An Altar So Badly It Had To Be Burned [Video]

How A Louisiana Priest Defiled An Altar So Badly It Had To Be Burned

A Catholic church's altar in Pearl River, Louisiana, has been ceremonially burned after church officials deemed it had been irreparably defiled and desecrated. The same church, in Pearl River,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published
A bird's-eye view of Delta storm damage [Video]

A bird's-eye view of Delta storm damage

Drone footage taken Saturday (Oct 10th) showed the damaged caused by Hurricane Delta before it weakened, as it flooded streets in southwest Louisiana, a section of the state battered weeks ago by..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published
Delta leaves soggy mess in storm-battered Louisiana [Video]

Delta leaves soggy mess in storm-battered Louisiana

Hundreds of thousands of residents in Louisiana were left without power while homes that took a beating just weeks ago from Hurricane Laura were now damaged further on Friday from Hurricane Delta...

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:03Published
USA: Debris litters the ground after Hurricane Delta hits Louisiana [Video]

USA: Debris litters the ground after Hurricane Delta hits Louisiana

Louisiana residents emerged have begun to assess the damage caused by the second devastating storm to rage in two months.View on euronews

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Hurricane Delta weakens after making landfall [Video]

Hurricane Delta weakens after making landfall

Hurricane Delta weakened steadily on Friday after churning into a corner of southwestern Louisiana repeatedly battered by storms this year, sending residents scurrying out of harm's way and disrupting..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:49Published
Hurricane Delta Makes Landfall In Louisiana [Video]

Hurricane Delta Makes Landfall In Louisiana

Hurricane Delta made landfall in the southwestern region of Louisiana as a Category 2 storm Friday. The center of the hurricane reached land about 6 p.m. near the town of Creole with top winds of 100..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:31Published
Louisiana prepares for Hurricane Delta [Video]

Louisiana prepares for Hurricane Delta

The streets of southwest Louisiana were deserted as a powerful Hurricane Delta approached, threatening to add misery to people struggling to recover from the damage inflicted by a hurricane less than..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:17Published
Hurricane Delta slams into Mexico near Cancun [Video]

Hurricane Delta slams into Mexico near Cancun

Hurricane Delta rapidly lost strength before landfall near top Caribbean getaway Cancun on Wednesday, potentially saving the area's hotels, condos and Mayan indigenous villages from an onslaught..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:02Published

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President Trump's trip to hurricane-ravaged Louisiana capped off with an unseemly sight -- him handing out his autograph to city officials ... telling them to sell it for $10k a pop. DT flew down to..
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Weather Channel Reporters Battered by Hurricane Laura in Louisiana

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Police Use Flash-Bang Explosives Against Protesters Over Gas Station Shooting

Cops fired flash-bang explosives into a crowd of protesters Saturday night in Lafayette, Louisiana ... this after Trayford Pellerin died being shot 11 times at a gas station. The protest/vigil was held..
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Police Shoot and Kill Black Man As He Walks Away From Them

A Black man was fatally shot and killed by cops -- shot 11 times -- as he walked away from them, and it was all caught on video. The man was at a gas station in Lafayette, Louisiana when someone called..
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Giant Alligator Steals Golf Ball on Louisiana Course, Play It Where It Lies!!!

BE HONEST -- would you try to get your ball back if a giant alligator tried to steal it off a golf course?!!? HELL NO, RIGHT!? That's the question some golfers in Louisiana had to ask themselves after..
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Boosie Badazz Rants at Mark Zuckerberg Over Instagram Account Ban

Here's Boosie Badazz going on a hilarious rant about getting banned from Instagram, and he wants action right now from Mark Zuckerberg ... if he could just get his name right. The Louisiana rapper is..
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Louisiana Woman Witnesses Lightning Strike Demolish Tree, Caught on Video

A Louisiana woman's lucky to be alive after a frightening encounter with mother nature when a lightning strike obliterated a tree, sending thousands of pieces flying ... and it was all caught on video...
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Libertarian Candidate Jo Jorgensen Bitten By Bat, Requires Rabies Shots

The Libertarian Party's candidate for President has been sidelined .... 'cause she was bit by a bat. Jo Jorgensen had a rally scheduled in Louisiana but she had to cancel, because somewhere on the..
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Uber's challenge to balance driver safety with customer privacy

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Tropical storm 'Barry' hits Louisiana and entire Gulf coast; US officials warn of heavy rainfall

Tropical Storm Barry buffeted the US state of Louisiana on Sunday, bringing more heavy rain and possible tornadoes to the region even as it weakened
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