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The Advocate
Politics junkies, we’ll always have LouisianaNow that the voting has started, the presidential field is finally starting to
Politics junkies, we’ll always have Louisiana
The Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
Now that the voting has started, the presidential field is finally starting to winnow itself. Since Monday’s Iowa caucuses, one Democrat and three Republicans have suspended their campaigns, and more could follow after next week’s New Hampshire... Read more
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Roll Call
A Democrat Begins Senate Campaign in Louisiana“Politicians in Washington and Baton Rouge are fighting over things that just d
A Democrat Begins Senate Campaign in Louisiana
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
“Politicians in Washington and Baton Rouge are fighting over things that just don’t matter,” she said while announcing her campaign, adding that she sees herself as part of a “new generation of leadership” needed in Congress. Fayard, whose wealthy... Read more
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Salon.com
Louisiana Senate race draws its first Democratic candidateBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s U.S. Senate race has its first Democratic c
Louisiana Senate race draws its first Democratic candidate
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s U.S. Senate race has its first Democratic contender. New Orleans lawyer Caroline Fayard, who has never held elected office, announced her campaign Thursday, saying she represents a “new generation of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana Senate race draws its first Democratic candidateBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's U.S. Senate race has its first Democratic c
Louisiana Senate race draws its first Democratic candidate
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's U.S. Senate race has its first Democratic contender. New Orleans lawyer Caroline Fayard, who has never held elected office, announced her campaign Thursday, saying she represents a "new generation of... Read more
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The Advocate
Senate race could have a kids’ table, tooWith all the candidates exploring next year’s U.S. Senate contest, the field co
Senate race could have a kids’ table, too
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
With all the candidates exploring next year’s U.S. Senate contest, the field could wind up being so unwieldy that Louisiana may have to replicate one of the worst innovations of this Republican presidential season: the kids’ table debate. Yet the... Read more
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The Advocate
Mitch Landrieu says he won’t run for U.S. Senate seat next yearCount New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu out of Louisiana’s 2016 U.S. Senate race
Mitch Landrieu says he won’t run for U.S. Senate seat next year
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Count New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu out of Louisiana’s 2016 U.S. Senate race. Amid what was reported to be a heavy push to recruit the mayor, a Democrat, to seek the seat that Republican David Vitter has announced he will vacate after next year,... Read more
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The Advocate
Despite campaign fatigue, a crowded, close Senate race loomsLike the politician he is, State Treasurer John N. Kennedy deflected questions
Despite campaign fatigue, a crowded, close Senate race looms
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Like the politician he is, State Treasurer John N. Kennedy deflected questions about his interest in running for the U.S. Senate next year by saying Louisiana is tired of political campaigns. On this one point, Kennedy and Public Service... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Shreveport doctor running for 4th Congressional DistrictSHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Shreveport cardiologist is running for the congression
Shreveport doctor running for 4th Congressional District
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - A Shreveport cardiologist is running for the congressional seat representing northwest Louisiana. Trey Baucum, a Republican who has never held elected office, announced his candidacy Wednesday for the 4th District seat. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Kennedy: Budget solutions possible without tax hikesState Treasurer and U.S. Senate candidate John Kennedy said Wednesday the state
Kennedy: Budget solutions possible without tax hikes
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
State Treasurer and U.S. Senate candidate John Kennedy said Wednesday the state can address its immediate, $750 million shortfall without raising taxes. “The problem is on the spending side,” Kennedy told the annual meeting of the Hispanic Chamber... Read more
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FIFA
Advisory panels meet ahead of The IFAB Annual Business MeetingThe potential use of video replays in football and proposals on how the Laws of
Advisory panels meet ahead of The IFAB Annual Business Meeting
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
The potential use of video replays in football and proposals on how the Laws of the Game can be made more “user-friendly” were among the topics discussed this week by the two advisory panels set up to advise The International Football Association... Read more
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The Advocate
David Vitter’s decision not to run for third Senate term opens race for RepublicansIf nothing else, David Vitter simplified the 2016 U.S. Senate election in Louis
David Vitter’s decision not to run for third Senate term opens race for Republicans
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
If nothing else, David Vitter simplified the 2016 U.S. Senate election in Louisiana with his announcement Saturday night after losing the governor’s race that he won’t try for a third term in the Senate next year. Now that the 2016 election shapes... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
It’s official, Kennedy and Maness enter Senate race 1st February 2016 · 0 Comments By Christopher TidmoreContributing Writer Lo
It’s official, Kennedy and Maness enter Senate race
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
1st February 2016 · 0 Comments By Christopher TidmoreContributing Writer Louisiana Treasurer John Kennedy formally threw his hat in the ring last Tuesday to succeed the outgoing U.S. Sen. David... Read more
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Scotsman
Lee Wallace: Rangers team get it much worse than opposing fans The Rangers captain says players get much worse than just a fist-pump. Picture
Lee Wallace: Rangers team get it much worse than opposing fans
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
The Rangers captain says players get much worse than just a fist-pump. Picture: Michael Gillen Rangers skipper Lee Wallace believes if he and his team-mates can put up with abuse from... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
The race for U.S. Senate already off to a big startThe night U.S. Senator David Vitter lost his bid to become Louisiana’s governor
The race for U.S. Senate already off to a big start
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
The night U.S. Senator David Vitter lost his bid to become Louisiana’s governor, he made it clear he would not seek another term as a senator. Since then, politicians have been lining up to succeed Vitter on Capitol Hill, the latest being State... Read more
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The Houma Courier
La. state treasurer enters U.S. Senate raceKennedy, a statewide elected official for 16 years, announced his campaign in a
La. state treasurer enters U.S. Senate race
The Houma Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Kennedy, a statewide elected official for 16 years, announced his campaign in a statement noting as a point of pride that he's often been at odds with Louisiana's elected officials, even those in his own party. "Some politicians call me a... Read more
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The Daily Comet
La. state treasurer enters U.S. Senate raceKennedy, a statewide elected official for 16 years, announced his campaign in a
La. state treasurer enters U.S. Senate race
The Daily Comet / Posted 11 days ago
Kennedy, a statewide elected official for 16 years, announced his campaign in a statement noting as a point of pride that he's often been at odds with Louisiana's elected officials, even those in his own party. "Some politicians call me a... Read more
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Roll Call
Third Candidate Joins Louisiana Senate Race Kennedy has announced his campaign for Senate, joining the race for the Louis
Third Candidate Joins Louisiana Senate Race
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
Kennedy has announced his campaign for Senate, joining the race for the Louisiana Senate Seat being vacated by Vitter, above, after his loss in the 2015 governor’s race. (AP Photo/Max Becherer) Only a few... Read more
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The Advocate
State Treasurer John Kennedy announces run for U.S. Senate in 2016, says 'I want my country back'John Kennedy, Louisiana’s well-known and popular state treasurer, on Tuesday be
State Treasurer John Kennedy announces run for U.S. Senate in 2016, says 'I want my country back'
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
John Kennedy, Louisiana’s well-known and popular state treasurer, on Tuesday became the latest Republican to enter the U.S. Senate race, playing up his outsider status and saying, “I want my country back.” Kennedy, a statewide elected official for... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
La. Treasurer John Kennedy announces candidacy for U.S. SenateLouisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. S
La. Treasurer John Kennedy announces candidacy for U.S. Senate
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
Louisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. Senate later this year. The Senate seat will be left open by David Vitter who says he will not seek re-election this year. Kennedy will be running against retired Air... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
La. Treasurer John Kennedy announces candidacy for U.S. SenateLouisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. S
La. Treasurer John Kennedy announces candidacy for U.S. Senate
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
Louisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. Senate later this year. The Senate seat will be left open by David Vitter who says he will not seek re-election this year. Kennedy will be running against retired Air... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
La. Treasurer John Kennedy announces candidacy for U.S. SenateLouisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. S
La. Treasurer John Kennedy announces candidacy for U.S. Senate
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
Louisiana State Treasurer John Kennedy announced Tuesday he will run for U.S. Senate later this year. The Senate seat will be left open by David Vitter who says he will not seek re-election this year. Kennedy will be running against retired Air... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Last gravel highway in state, near Devil’s Den, to be pavedWINSLOW — Work will begin next month to pave the last stretch of gravel highway
Last gravel highway in state, near Devil’s Den, to be paved
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
WINSLOW — Work will begin next month to pave the last stretch of gravel highway in Arkansas. The 3.87-mile segment of Arkansas 220 goes from Devil’s Den State Park south about a mile into Crawford County. Arkansas has 16,411 miles of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Last gravel highway in state, near Devil’s Den, to be pavedWINSLOW — Work will begin next month to pave the last stretch of gravel highway
Last gravel highway in state, near Devil’s Den, to be paved
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
WINSLOW — Work will begin next month to pave the last stretch of gravel highway in Arkansas. The 3.87-mile segment of Arkansas 220 goes from Devil’s Den State Park south about a mile into Crawford County. Arkansas has 16,411 miles of... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
4pm-Joint agency press conference in child abduction; bank robbery investigationFilm academy announced reforms to diversifyFilm academy announced reforms to di
4pm-Joint agency press conference in child abduction; bank robbery investigation
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Film academy announced reforms to diversifyFilm academy announced reforms to diversify The film academy is pledging to double the number of female and minority members by 2020, and will immediately diversify its leadership by adding three new seats... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Film academy announced reforms to diversify The film academy is pledging to double the number of female and minority memb
Film academy announced reforms to diversify
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
The film academy is pledging to double the number of female and minority members by 2020, and will immediately diversify its leadership by adding three new seats... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Trial begins Monday for jailed Mansfield aldermanFilm academy announced reforms to diversifyFilm academy announced reforms to di
Trial begins Monday for jailed Mansfield alderman
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Film academy announced reforms to diversifyFilm academy announced reforms to diversify The film academy is pledging to double the number of female and minority members by 2020, and will immediately diversify its leadership by adding three new seats... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Overturned truck was carrying explosives, clean up could take daysLouisiana Life March North set for SaturdayLouisiana Life March North set for S
Overturned truck was carrying explosives, clean up could take days
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Louisiana Life March North set for SaturdayLouisiana Life March North set for Saturday Pro-life advocates and supporters will be joining forces on Saturday for the 3rd Annual Louisiana Life March North in Shreveport-Bossier City. It's set to begin... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Louisiana Life March North set for Saturday Pro-life advocates and supporters will be joining forces on Saturday for the
Louisiana Life March North set for Saturday
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Pro-life advocates and supporters will be joining forces on Saturday for the 3rd Annual Louisiana Life March North in Shreveport-Bossier City. It's set to begin... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
NSU, DPSB partnership cited as model for training teachersLSU has four days to respond to potential higher education cutsLSU has four day
NSU, DPSB partnership cited as model for training teachers
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
LSU has four days to respond to potential higher education cutsLSU has four days to respond to potential higher education cuts A letter from LSU’s President sent to students yesterday says the university has four days to devise a general plan to... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
LSU has four days to respond to potential higher education cuts A letter from LSU’s President sent to students yesterday says the university
LSU has four days to respond to potential higher education cuts
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
A letter from LSU’s President sent to students yesterday says the university has four days to devise a general plan to... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Hope man sentenced to 40 years in child porn case ?Johnny Evans, age 46 of Hope, was sentenced yesterday to 480 months in feder
Hope man sentenced to 40 years in child porn case
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
?Johnny Evans, age 46 of Hope, was sentenced yesterday to 480 months in federal prison and a lifetime of supervised release on two counts of... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Several dead dogs found in Gregg County (photo courtesy: Longview Police Dept.) Authorities are investigating the de
Several dead dogs found in Gregg County
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
(photo courtesy: Longview Police Dept.) Authorities are investigating the death of several dogs found in two separate locations in Gregg County. Longview Police officers... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
What to know before you head to the Mardi Gras routeSeveral dead dogs found in Gregg CountySeveral dead dogs found in Gregg County
What to know before you head to the Mardi Gras route
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Several dead dogs found in Gregg CountySeveral dead dogs found in Gregg County (photo courtesy: Longview Police Dept.) Authorities are investigating the death of several dogs found in two separate locations in Gregg County. Longview Police officers... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
2 dead, 1 seriously injured in collision with train in OgdenSeveral dead dogs found in Gregg CountySeveral dead dogs found in Gregg County
2 dead, 1 seriously injured in collision with train in Ogden
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Several dead dogs found in Gregg CountySeveral dead dogs found in Gregg County (photo courtesy: Longview Police Dept.) Authorities are investigating the death of several dogs found in two separate locations in Gregg County. Longview Police officers... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
State economic development leader planning state tourSeveral dead dogs found in Gregg CountySeveral dead dogs found in Gregg County
State economic development leader planning state tour
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Several dead dogs found in Gregg CountySeveral dead dogs found in Gregg County (photo courtesy: Longview Police Dept.) Authorities are investigating the death of several dogs found in two separate locations in Gregg County. Longview Police officers... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Unlikely pair turns heads in SpringhillBossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16Bossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16 See
Unlikely pair turns heads in Springhill
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Bossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16Bossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16 See the latest bookings in the Bossier Parish Jail. See the latest bookings in the Bossier Parish Jail. Caddo Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16Caddo Parish Jail Bookings... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Texas Department of Transportation urges drivers to prep for winter weatherIt wasn't much, but it was snow, and now it's probably goneIt wasn't much, but
Texas Department of Transportation urges drivers to prep for winter weather
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
It wasn't much, but it was snow, and now it's probably goneIt wasn't much, but it was snow, and now it's probably gone Several parts of the ArkLaTex have reported snow in the past several hours, mostly in northeast Texas and extreme north Louisiana.... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
It wasn't much, but it was snow, and now it's probably goneBossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16Bossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16 See
It wasn't much, but it was snow, and now it's probably gone
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Bossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16Bossier Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16 See the latest bookings in the Bossier Parish Jail. See the latest bookings in the Bossier Parish Jail. Caddo Parish Jail Bookings 01/20/16Caddo Parish Jail Bookings... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
10 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that w
10 Things to Know for Today
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Hashtag surfaces on Animal Day10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late
Hashtag surfaces on Animal Day
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Willie Robertson endorses Donald Trump for president10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late
Willie Robertson endorses Donald Trump for president
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
10 Things to Know for Today10 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Bracing for a massive winter storm in the NortheastShreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspectShreveport Police searchin
Bracing for a massive winter storm in the Northeast
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Shreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspectShreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspect Shreveport police detectives are now seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a business in east... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Despite proposed I-49 route, Allendale residents push for community revitalizationShreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspectShreveport Police searchin
Despite proposed I-49 route, Allendale residents push for community revitalization
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Shreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspectShreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspect Shreveport police detectives are now seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a business in east... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Ark-La-Tex Politics Expanded for January 21, 2016Shreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspectShreveport Police searchin
Ark-La-Tex Politics Expanded for January 21, 2016
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Shreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspectShreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspect Shreveport police detectives are now seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a business in east... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Shreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspect Shreveport police detectives are now seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wan
Shreveport Police searching for armed robbery suspect
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Shreveport police detectives are now seeking the whereabouts of a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a business in east... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Help to get homeless veterans off the streetsTexarkana prepared for winter weatherTexarkana prepared for winter weather The
Help to get homeless veterans off the streets
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Texarkana prepared for winter weatherTexarkana prepared for winter weather The Texarkana area could be ending this week with the first snow of the season. Both sides of the city are bracing for the changing weather conditions. The Texarkana area... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Texarkana prepared for winter weather The Texarkana area could be ending this week with the first snow of the seaso
Texarkana prepared for winter weather
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
The Texarkana area could be ending this week with the first snow of the season. Both sides of the city are bracing for the changing weather conditions. The Texarkana area... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Two outsiders entering Louisiana Congressional raceWinter Weather Advisory for tonight and early FridayWinter Weather Advisory for
Two outsiders entering Louisiana Congressional race
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Winter Weather Advisory for tonight and early FridayWinter Weather Advisory for tonight and early Friday Figure 1: Winter Weather Advisory for North Louisiana and South Arkansas until 8 AM Friday Light accumulations of snow are possible in north... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Winter Weather Advisory for tonight and early Friday Figure 1: Winter Weather Advisory for North Louisiana and South Arkansas unti
Winter Weather Advisory for tonight and early Friday
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 16 days ago
Figure 1: Winter Weather Advisory for North Louisiana and South Arkansas until 8 AM Friday Light accumulations of snow are possible in north... Read more
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Roll Call
D.C. Residents Defy Ban and Sled Down Capitol HillSled On! Residents Defy Ban and Sled Down Capitol Hill Catie Guire and Will We
D.C. Residents Defy Ban and Sled Down Capitol Hill
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
Sled On! Residents Defy Ban and Sled Down Capitol Hill Catie Guire and Will Weedon, both 8, of Capitol Hill, sled on the West Front Lawn of the Capitol Thursday during a snow storm. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) It’s snowing! School is cancelled, you... Read more
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