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Feb 10, 2019
US Supreme Court blocks Louisiana law granting abortion centres immediate hospital access, day before legislation was to take effectThe Supreme Court said that they will not allow Louisiana to put into effect a law that requires abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals.
Feb 02, 2019
US Supreme Court facing litmus test on abortion after Louisiana doctors' plea to block law on access restrictionsA decision not to take up the case would encourage the American right-wing and evangelical movement to step up challenges to longstanding abortion laws.
Jan 27, 2019
Louisiana Police search for ‘armed and dangerous’ man accused of killing his parents and three othersAuthorities in Louisiana said they are searching for an "armed and dangerous" 21-year-old accused of killing his parents and three others in two separate but related shootings Saturday.
Dec 30, 2018
US winter storms will seven; Midwest, southwestern regions from Arizona to Texas hit hardestWinter weather advisories were in effect Saturday for northern Indiana and southern Michigan. To the south, heavy rains were forecast in the central Gulf Coast, in the Florida Panhandle, and stretching east to the mid-Atlantic. Not all of the country suffered, though. The capital Washington enjoyed blue skies and a temperature around 14 degrees Celcius on Saturday.
Sep 03, 2018
Miami-based National Hurricane Centre issues tropical storm watch for New Orleans, Louisiana as potential cyclone approachesThe National Hurricane Center (NHC) issued a tropical storm watch for parts of the US Gulf of Mexico Coast as a potential tropical cyclone expected. NHC has also issued a tropical storm watch for the New Orleans area and a flash flood watch for large parts of the Louisiana coast into the Houston area.
May 02, 2018
Texas and 6 other US states suing to end 'Dreamers' program as immigration grabs spotlight before midterm electionsTexas and six other states are suing to end once and for all a program that would protect some young immigrants from deportation. The lawsuit announced Tuesday comes a week after a federal judge in Washington ordered the Trump administration to resume the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Apr 15, 2018
3 dead as storm blasts central US with heavy winds, rain and hail; over 200 flights cancelled in MinneapolisA storm system stretching from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes buffeted the central US with heavy winds, rain, hail and snow, forcing flight cancellations, creating treacherous road conditions and killing at least three people
Oct 09, 2017
Donald Trump defends throwing paper towels into a crowd of survivors at hurricane-hit Puerto RicoTrump also said he had been treated unfairly by the media over relief efforts and said his response compared to that of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Oct 08, 2017
Hurricane Nate makes landfall at US Gulf Coast as Category 1 storm; threatens torrential rain, floodingHurricane Nate made landfall near the mouth of the Mississippi River as a Category 1 storm packing winds of 85 miles per hour on Saturday night
Oct 07, 2017
Hurricane Nate: 25 dead in Central America; residents along US Gulf Coast begin evacuationHurricane Nate may strengthen on Saturday, threatening to hit the US central Gulf Coast with strong winds and storm surges after it killed at least 25 people in Central America.