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Donald Trump: FBI searched Mar-a-Lago estate

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The Top 5: Catch up on today's top stories

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Cantrell to pay for raises by cutting hundreds of unfilled positions; some employees worried

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New Orleans father, son booked in unrelated murders

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'He's still not even coming!' NOPD officer stood by during French Quarter street corner rape

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State to require immediate visits to kids under 3 hospitalized with abuse, neglect concerns

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Nicole Burdett's attorneys ask judge to throw out her tax fraud conviction

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Off-duty cop robbed by teen boy in French Quarter, NOPD says

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After eight month study, BESE group recommends major changes in high schools, other classrooms

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Longtime Howlin' Wolf music club owner named New Orleans' new 'night mayor'

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St. Tammany students begin phased return to school. 'It's going to be a good year.'

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Olivia Newton-John, superstar singer and actress, dies at 73

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Three Acadiana men caught with 49 red snapper in Vermilion Parish, authorities say

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Amid the excitement of a new school year, Baton Rouge area schools concerned about safety

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Photos: Kicking off the school year at Abita Springs Elementary, students and teachers show excitement for getting back to class

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Derek Russ may continue his run for Orleans Parish Municipal Court judge, appeals court rules

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Photos: Between covid and hurricanes, Jefferson Parish students hoping for normalcy on first day back

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First day of school in Jefferson Parish: 'A renewed sense of hope' for a normal year

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Policeman's son convicted in 1979 double homicide to go free, but must leave Louisiana

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RTA, nearing launch of transit system redesign, gets new board chair

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Tropical disturbance in Atlantic has 40% chance of development, hurricane forecasters say

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Man shot uptown near Magazine Street and Napoleon Avenue, New Orleans police say

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St. Tammany receives extra millions for Ida recovery

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Unlike most Southern states, Louisiana is working to install air conditioning in prisons

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New NOLA schools Superintendent Avis Williams kicks off listening tour Tuesday in New Orleans East

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'A huge challenge': In rural Louisiana, luring doctors is a tricky task

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8 years after scathing audit of New Orleans sex-crimes unit, panel finds little has improved

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From armed guards to locked doors, school systems statewide are doubling down on security

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New Orleans mother booked in fatal stabbing of 4-year-old daughter, injury of 2-year-old son

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Man found dead with 'trauma' to body in New Orleans East, police say

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Rate of students missing classes on the rise, 'Schools in many ways became optional'

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Hundreds gather for JayDaYoungan's funeral in Bogalusa: 'He'd give you the shirt off his back'

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Girl stabbed to death, boy critically injured in cutting, New Orleans police say

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Senate Democrats approve big Biden deal; House to vote next

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Can a Hammond man disqualified from the mayor's race for a false address reverse the decision?

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John Kennedy went to Iowa to give a political speech. What does that mean?

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1st sea turtle nest found on Mississippi beach since 2018: 'This is a good sign'

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Tropical depression could form in Atlantic Ocean next week, hurricane forecasters say

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Buddy Leach, a wealthy businessman who served in Congress and the state House, dies at 88

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Grand Gulf, troubled nuclear plant, reemerges as hot topic as electric bills soar

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Boost in filing fees could raise $600K to make up for loss of court funding in St. Tammany

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St. Tammany's crowded School Board races reflect pressures faced by state's fourth largest district

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New hire at Investar Bank, promotion at Adams and Reese

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Ricchiuti to speak at New Orleans Chamber luncheon, LSU boot camp for product managers, new owners for pipeline network

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McGlinchey Stafford attorneys recognized, Louis Armstrong International Airport official named to board

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Meet the Queen of American Seafood, crowned Saturday in New Orleans

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Mark Ballard: Only one congressional race could be competitive, but then again maybe not

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Luke Mixon, a Democrat challenging John Kennedy, says he is pro-life but wants to codify Roe

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The search has been renewed for remains of 4 victims of the 1973 Up Stairs Lounge bar fire

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Unpermitted demolition at original Ruth's Chris Steak House sparks preservation debate

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Unrestrained passenger dies in I-10 crash near Slidell

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