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Charges of racism swirl as Haitian Americans, allies unite to protest migrants’ treatment

Black migrants say U.S. immigration policies disproportionately criminalize them.
  • Sep 22, 2021

Brutal killing of a woman and her dog in an Atlanta park reignites the debate over city’s growing crime problem

Police have not released any information about a suspect or possible motive in the grisly slaying in Midtown’s Piedmont Park.
  • Sep 16, 2021

Desperation grows as New Orleans residents struggle to recover from Ida

More than 985,000 electric customers across Louisiana woke up Wednesday in the dark again, with complete power restoration potentially weeks away. More than 768,000 of those outages were from Entergy, the state’s largest power provider.
  • Sep 1, 2021

Southeast Louisiana residents desperate for food, power, water and help in Ida’s aftermath

With resources scarce and infrastructure burdened, Gov. John Bel Edwards tells evacuees: ‘Do not return here.’
  • Aug 31, 2021

Ida’s death toll reaches 4; officials urge those who evacuated not to return

Information on casualties from Ida remained unclear with power out, communication limited, roads impassable and rescues ongoing.
  • Aug 31, 2021

Slight change in wind direction creates vastly different disasters for New Orleans suburbs

Two Lake Pontchartrain communities swapped outcomes after monster storms strike on same day, 16 years apart.
  • Aug 30, 2021

See what New Orleans looks like without power after Hurricane Ida

Over 1 million people lost power in Louisiana on Aug. 29 as Hurricane Ida blasted the southeastern part of the state.
  • Aug 30, 2021

Hurricane Ida barrels into Louisiana, causing catastrophic damage with wind, rain and storm surge

The Category 4 storm tied Hurricane Laura for the most intense in the state on record.
  • Aug 29, 2021

In New Orleans, dozens of the city’s homeless remain unsheltered amid Hurricane Ida

City officials said they tried to encourage as many people as possible to enter shelters, but many prefered to stay on the streets.
  • Aug 29, 2021

With Hurricane Ida projected to slam Louisiana on anniversary of Katrina, anxiety grips the region

New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell urged residents to leave immediately or hunker down as storm picked up speed.
  • Aug 28, 2021
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