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David Blake
September 20, 2017 - 12:38 pm
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has been widely criticized for his involvement in taking down those confederate monuments, but he has also been widely praised. During an appearance on today's CBS This Morning , the hosts said Landrieu is viewed by many people as a hero for what he did. Video of...
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Chris Miller
September 19, 2017 - 2:36 pm
John Fortunato, who for decades served as public information officer for the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, now wants to lead the organization. Video of John Fortunato will run for Sheriff in Jefferson Parish Fortunato today announced his retirement from the sheriff's office and his intention...
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September 19, 2017 - 9:50 am
(AP) -- President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threated the "total destruction'" of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons. Click here to read the president's speech. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the...
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September 17, 2017 - 1:02 pm
SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) -- President Donald Trump on Sunday mocked the leader of nuclear-armed North Korea as "Rocket Man" while White House advisers said the isolated nation would face destruction unless it shelves its weapons programs and bellicose threats. The warnings came a day after Kim Jong Un...
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Chris Miller
September 14, 2017 - 8:25 am
One month from today, New Orleans voter begin selecting their next mayor, but have any of the candidates grabbed anyone's attention? Political analyst Clancy DuBos says this race really hasn't sparked a whole lot of interest so far. Chris Miller and Clancy Dubos talk Mayoral race 2017 (function...
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September 13, 2017 - 5:38 pm
(WWL.com) -- Louisiana’s Senior U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy is a co-author of the last ditch effort by Republicans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Cassidy says this proposal takes Washington out of the decision making and instead each state receives an annual block grant to determine...
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