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Gordon dumps heavy rains, Florence barrels toward Bermuda

Sep 06 2018

NEW ORLEANS Tropical Depression Gordon moved north on Thursday, threatening central U.S. states with heavy rain, while Hurricane Florence churned toward Bermuda, packing maximum sustained winds of 115 miles per hour (185 kph), forecasters said.

Gordon dumps heavy rains, Hurricane Florence barrels toward Bermuda

Sep 06 2018

NEW ORLEANS, Sept 6 Tropical Depression Gordon was expected on Thursday to dump more heavy rains that could cause flooding in central U.S. states as Hurricane Florence, a monster Category 3 storm, churned toward Bermuda, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Gordon weakens, Hurricane Florence gains strength on path toward Bermuda

Sep 05 2018

NEW ORLEANS Tropical Storm Gordon weakened into a depression on Wednesday but was dumping heavy rains that threatened to cause floods across several southern U.S. states while Hurricane Florence strengthened to a Category 4 storm and could menace Bermuda. | Video

Storm Gordon hits near Alabama-Mississippi border, seen weakening

Sep 05 2018

NEW ORLEANS, Sept 5 Tropical Storm Gordon weakened after making landfall just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border and lashing the U.S. Gulf Coast with high winds and heavy rain early on Wednesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Tropical Storm Gordon makes landfall near Alabama-Mississippi border

Sep 05 2018

NEW ORLEANS Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall on Tuesday just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border, lashing the U.S. Gulf Coast with high winds and heavy rain, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Like Houston, evacuation not in cards for Louisiana parish in Harvey's path

Aug 28 2017

NEW ORLEANS Dick Gremillion has watched Houston officials come under fire for deciding not to order an evacuation ahead of the epic flooding that has left hundreds of people in the country's fourth-largest city trapped in their homes. | Video

Like Houston, evacuation not in cards for Louisiana parish in Harvey's path

Aug 28 2017

NEW ORLEANS Dick Gremillion has watched Houston officials come under fire for deciding not to order an evacuation ahead of the epic flooding that has left hundreds of people in the country's fourth-largest city trapped in their homes.

Like Houston, evacuation not in cards for Louisiana parish in Harvey's path

Aug 28 2017

NEW ORLEANS Dick Gremillion has watched Houston officials come under fire for deciding not to order an evacuation ahead of the epic flooding that has left hundreds of people in the country's fourth-largest city trapped in their homes.

Ex-NFL star Sharper sentenced to 18 years in prison in drug, rape cases

Aug 18 2016

NEW ORLEANS Former National Football League star Darren Sharper was sentenced on Thursday to 18 years in federal prison in a case stemming from accusations that he drugged and raped women in four states while working as a television analyst.

Black man shot by Louisiana police mourned in Baton Rouge

Jul 15 2016

BATON ROUGE, La. Civil rights leaders Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton joined hundreds of mourners in Louisiana on Friday to remember a black man killed last week by white policemen, one of two deadly encounters that led to protests against racial bias in law enforcement. | Video

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