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Hurricane Zeta Storms Ashore In Southeastern LouisianaHurricane Zeta came ashore in Louisiana on Wednesday as a Category 2 storms. The hurricane strengthened before landfall and is expected to bring a storm surge up to 11 feet.

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Play It Forward: Nick Hakim Finds Humor In DarknessOn the last episode of Play It Forward, All Things Considered's chain of musical gratitude, British singer-songwriter Lianne La Havas spoke about Brooklyn-based musician and producer Nick Hakim.

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How Much Will A Coronavirus Vaccine Cost To Americans With Medicare Or Medicaid?NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Seema Verma, head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, about plans to make coronavirus vaccines free to Medicare and Medicaid recipients.

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It May Be Too Late To Mail Back Your Ballot. Election Officials Stress Other OptionsElection officials in many states say it is now too late for voters to return absentee ballots by mail and are encouraging them to instead deliver their ballots by hand or vote in person.

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Outlaw Country Artist Billy Joe Shaver Dead At 81NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Outlaw country singer songwriter Billy Joe Shaver, who wrote songs like “Honky Tonk Heroes, ” “I Been to Georgia on a Fast Train” and “Old Five and Dimers Like Me, ” has died He was 81.

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Ex-Homeland Security Official Outs Himself As 'Anonymous' Anti-Trump AuthorMiles Taylor, the former chief of staff at the Department of Homeland Security, has revealed himself to be "Anonymous," the author of a New York Times op-ed and book critical of the Trump presidency.

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Social Media CEOs Get Earful On Bias, Warning Of New LimitsWASHINGTON — With next week's election looming, the CEOs of Twitter, Facebook and Google were scolded by Republicans at a Senate hearing Wednesday for alleged anti-conservative bias in the companies' social media platforms and received a warning of coming restrictions from Congress.

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Zeta makes landfall at 110 mphHurricane Zeta has officially made landfall in Southeast Louisiana, as a Category 2 storm. The storm will now continue to travel northwest, as a speed of 24 MPH.

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Celebrating in the Face of COVID, Hurricanes, and DeVosI am sitting in my living room waiting for Hurricane Zeta to pass over my southeastern Louisiana home in a few hours.

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Government Signs Deal For COVID-19 Treatments From Eli LillyEli Lilly has struck a deal with the federal government to provide 300,000 doses of a drug that's designed to keep people infected with COVID-19 out of the hospital.

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Aggies return to Louisiana for SEC ChampionshipsThe Texas A&M Men's and Women's Cross Country teams return to the Bayou State for the SEC Championships on Friday at the University Club.

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Zeta live updates: Storm slams into southeastern Louisiana at near Category 3 strengthHurricane Zeta, the 27th named storm of the busy 2020 Atlantic season, made landfall on the southeastern coast of Louisiana just before 5 p.m.

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Heightened Unrest In Philadelphia After Black Man's KillingPHILADELPHIA — A tense Philadelphia braced for more demonstrations Wednesday over the police killing of a Black man following two nights of protests that set off clashes with police and break-ins of stores on the other side of the city.

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Judge Randall Bethancourt presides over own unique brand of old-style politics, justice in Terrebonne Parish's 32nd JDJudge Randall Bethancourt just can’t seem to help popping up in news reports on the 32nd Judicial District Court in Terrebonne Parish.

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Biden Vows Not To Make 'False Promises' About PandemicLAS VEGAS — Joe Biden said Wednesday he's “not running on the false promises of being able to end this pandemic by flipping a switch” but would prioritize science, while President Donald Trump used the race's final days to keep up a whirlwind campaign schedule aimed at focusing on anything but the cornavirus.

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Trump Stokes Fear In The Suburbs, But Few Low-Income Families Ever Make It ThereIn an effort to appeal to suburban voters, President Trump has been promising to keep low-income housing out of their neighborhoods, saying it should be harder for families in need of affordable housing to "invade" the suburbs.

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He's For Trump, She's For Biden: How A Married Couple Navigate Political DifferencesCopyright 2020 CPR News. To see more, visit CPR News.

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Global Conflict Experts See Signs Of Potential Violence Around U.S. ElectionCopyright 2020 NPR.

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Political Parties In Wisconsin Push For Voters To Turn In Their Ballots On TimeCopyright 2020 WUWM 89.7 FM - Milwaukee's NPR. To see more, visit WUWM 89.7 FM - Milwaukee's NPR.

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Coronavirus Is A Key Campaign Issue: What's Joe Biden's Plan?As Election Day nears, the pandemic looms large. Amid a surge in new cases, the coronavirus has changed the way we live, work and — perhaps — how some Americans will vote.

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Edwards Rejects Bill To Give Lawmakers More Emergency PowerBATON ROUGE, La. — Gov. John Bel Edwards on Tuesday vetoed the centerpiece bill of Louisiana's just-ended special session, a measure seeking to give lawmakers more authority in a governor's emergency decisions, including the ability to jettison individual coronavirus restrictions.

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How Armed Militia Groups Are Preparing For After The ElectionWe're teaming up with Guns and America to bring you new reporting on what part America's armed militia groups might play in the election in the weeks.

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Over 60 Million Americans Have Cast Ballots. Why Is The Supreme Court Still Making Decisions On VotiWisconsin is the latest state to find the U.S Supreme Court standing in the way of its attempt to ease restrictions around mail-in had.

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How Indigenous Writers Are Reinventing Speculative FictionEven in its earliest days, science fiction has captivated readers because of its ability to transport them to new worlds.

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As COVID-19 Cases Surge In Illinois, A Clash Over Safety GuidelinesAs cold weather envelops Illinois, the state is experiencing a massive upsurge in coronavirus cases, part of a trend across Midwest states.

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'No Excuse For The Looting': Biden, Trump Respond To Philadelphia ProtestsUpdated at 5:02 p.m. ET When police fatally shot 27-year-old Walter Wallace in Philadelphia on Monday afternoon, the issue of police violence and how it.

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New Orleans Police: Suspect In 4-Year-Old's Death CapturedNEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana man was captured almost two weeks after being named a suspect in the death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old daughter, authorities said.

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Nearly 1 Million Vote Early In Louisiana, Breaking RecordsBATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana's early voting period for the presidential and congressional elections shattered records as it ended, with nearly one-third of the state's voters casting their ballots in advance of Election Day, according to data released Wednesday.

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Edwards Vetoes Bill To Give Legislature More Control Over Louisiana's Coronavirus RestrictionsGov. John Bel Edwards vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have expanded the legislature's power to shape the state's coronavirus response by stripping individual coronavirus restrictions put in place by the governor.

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Minecraft Mock Poll Aims To Educate Kids About VotingAt the top of a hill sits a large white building with columns and draped with American flags.

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Hurricane Zeta Expected To Hit Louisiana on WednesdayThe U.S. National Hurricane Center says Hurricane Zeta will likely come ashore later Wednesday in southeastern Louisiana as a strong category one storm.

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Joe Biden Votes Early In Wilmington, Del.Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, joined the nearly 75 million voters who have cast their ballots early.

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Mississippi Mayor Challenges Medical Marijuana InitiativeJACKSON, Miss. — A Mississippi mayor on Tuesday challenged the petition process that put one of two medical marijuana proposals on the statewide ballot, arguing that the number of signatures gathered does not meet standards set in the state constitution.

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Congressman Calls For Federal Crackdown On Unproven Coronavirus TreatmentA member of Congress, who has led efforts to investigate alleged coronavirus scams, is calling for the federal government to crack down on an unproven treatment for COVID-19.

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Texas deploys resources to Louisiana to assist with Hurricane Zeta response"I ask my fellow Texans to pray for our neighbors in Louisiana as Hurricane Zeta approaches their shores," Gov.

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Zeta expected to make landfall in Southeast LouisianaZeta has strengthened to a Category 2 hurricane with max sustained winds at 100mph. You should have all your preparations completed IMMEDIATELY.

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Hurricane Zeta Speeds Toward A Storm-Weary LouisianaNEW ORLEANS — Hurricane Zeta was speeding toward storm-weary Louisiana with top winds of 90 mph , forecast to strike the coast as a Category 2 hurricane Wednesday afternoon.

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Some parishes order evacuations, open shelters ahead of Hurricane Zeta; see a listHurricane Zeta formed Monday, prompting some parish officials in southeast Louisiana to issue evacuation orders and open shelters.

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France, Turkey And The Charlie Hebdo Cartoons: What's Behind The Dispute?Tensions between Turkey and France are rising, as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls for a boycott on French good and slams French President Emmanuel Macron's call for a "French Islam."

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After Covering Civil War Overseas, Journalist Examines U.S. Militia MovementAtlantic writer Mike Giglio profiles the Oath Keepers, a pro-Trump militia group, in a new article.

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Gulf Coast Braces For 'Life-Threatening' Storm Surge As Hurricane Zeta NearsThe U.S. Gulf Coast is preparing for yet more calamitous weather, as Hurricane Zeta is expected to make landfall over southeastern Louisiana sometime Wednesday afternoon.

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Days Before Election, Tech CEOs Defend Themselves From GOP Claims Of CensorshipThe CEOs of some of the biggest tech platforms defended the way they handle online speech to an audience of skeptical senators, many of whom seemed more interested in scoring political points than engaging with thorny debate over content moderation policies and algorithms.

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What's On The Minds Of North Carolina VotersBoth campaigns agree — the road to the White House runs through the Tar Heel state.

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Itta Bena May Be Left In The Dark Over Unpaid Power BillAs of August, Itta Bena owed more than $800,000. That’s equal to one-third of the annual budget for the whole city — located in the Mississippi Delta, a region along the Mississippi River known for its long history of cotton farming and deep impoverishment.

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Louisiana's Population of Uninsured Children Jumped 28.2% in 2019Louisiana's childhood uninsurance rate rose drastically alongside the US childhood uninsurance rate, particularly among low-income families many of whom are on Medicaid.

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NOLA-PS Cancels In-Person And Virtual Classes Ahead Of Hurricane ZetaAs Hurricane Zeta approaches New Orleans, classes have been canceled for all public school students, the district announced Wednesday.

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Why A Champion For The Very Poor Is Not Pessimistic. In Fact, He's Optimistic!"They're kind of under the surface. But these are things that should give people some optimism and some courage to get engaged in the world," says Davis — who formerly served as head of the global health non-profit PATH and is currently a key adviser on health technology to the World Health Organization as well as a top official in the Bill...

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Miller family selling Jazz to local entrepreneurThe Utah Jazz are being sold to Ryan Smith, the co-founder of a Provo, Utah, technology company.

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Early vote shatters records in Louisiana, with nearly 1 million casting ballots ahead of Nov. 3The number of votes cast in the 2020 presidential election in Louisiana so far have shattered records for early and mail-in voting, with the total votes cast already nearing half of the ballots cast in the 2016 election.Â.

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St. Bernard Parish urges caution ahead of Hurricane Zeta, opens shelter of last resort in ChalmetteSt. Bernard Parish officials are urging residents to take shelter and avoid unnecessary risks as Hurricane Zeta hits the parish this afternoon, possibly as a Category 2 storm.

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IRS adds Louisiana parishes to list of those eligible for reliefVictims of Hurricane Laura that began Aug. 22 now have until Dec. 31, 2020, to file various individual and business tax returns and make tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today.

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St. Charles Parish opens shelter in Luling for Hurricane ZetaSt. Charles Parish officials on Wednesday opened a shelter of last resort for residents who believe their homes cannot withstand high winds.

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Michigan Judge Blocks Ban On Open Carry Of Guns At Polls On Election DayA Michigan judge has blocked a ban on openly carrying firearms at Michigan polling places on Election Day.

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Wednesday's Metro Council meeting cancelled; Alton Sterling, St. George annexations were on agendaWednesday's meeting of the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council has been cancelled due to Hurricane Zeta.

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Tidbits: LSU's push to land the Top 3 Louisiana prospectsHere is the latest recruiting buzz around the top three players in the state of Louisiana, with all three currently uncommitted.

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Behind the MaskThe best part about this November is that I didn't hear a single Christmas Carol in a store in October.

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Persona: Abraham FelixFor 31 years, the New Orleans Film Festival has highlighted the Big Easy's mark on the film industry and the local creators that are making a difference in the field.

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Early voting ends: Records set in Louisiana and AcadianaEarly voting for the November 3 election has ended, and the turnout broke records.

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Kit and CaboodleWell, this was all I needed — a Cat One moving in. Now, I ain't talking ‘bout the weather.

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Vintage: 1913Photo courtesy of the Historic New Orleans Collection" Two of the very youngest newsboys I could find in New Orleans."

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25 Best DessertsChoosing the best of the best in New Orleans food is an almost Herculean task; one that requires discipline, an open palate and some set guidelines.

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Hurricane Zeta Slams Louisiana Coast as Strong Category 2 Storm, New Orleans Takes CoverMuch of New Orleans lies below sea level, which means dangerous flooding is expected later this afternoon and into the night.

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TWENTYMAN: 5 numbers Lions have improved since bye weekThe Detroit Lions have stacked a couple wins together the last two weeks, and at 3-3, have put themselves into a position to make a little run here.

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Hurricane Zeta crashes onshore in storm-weary LouisianaHurricane Zeta slammed into storm-weary Louisiana on Wednesday with New Orleans squarely in its path, threatening to push up to 9 feet of sea water inland and batter homes and businesses with fierce winds in a Gulf Coast region already pounded by multiple storms this year.

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Stocks Sink As Rising Coronavirus Cases Deepen Fears About EconomyUpdated at 11 a.m. ET Stocks fell sharply on Wednesday as a spike in coronavirus cases deepened fears about the global economy.

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Photos: Car flips over on St. Charles Avenue streetcar tracks in New OrleansThe two-vehicle crash happened around 8:15 a.m. near St. Charles Avenue and Clio Street. Emergency responders took a man to the hospital after the crash, and his condition was not immediately available.

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Many Latino Men Are Supporting President Trump This ElectionReymundo Torres is an Arizonan, a devout Roman Catholic, ethnically Mexican and a staunch supporter of the president.

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'It's Coming Fast, It's Coming Strong': City Urges People Off Streets By 2 p.m. As Zeta Approaches"This is not a drill," Mayor LaToya Cantrell said in an 11:30 a.m. press conference.

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Hurricane Zeta Path: Landfall Expected in LouisianaHurricane Zeta is is expected to make landfall south of New Orleans with life-threatening storm surge and strong winds.

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Louisiana urges residents to seek shelter as Hurricane Zeta nearsThe governor of Louisiana, John Bel Edwards, on Wednesday warned residents in the path of the fast-moving Hurricane Zeta to take shelter as the storm bore down on the state.

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Hurricane Zeta: TrackingUpdates from NOLA.com Tracking As of 7 a.m., Hurricane Zeta about 265 miles southwest of the mouth of the Mississippi River and about 295 miles southwest of New Orleans.

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Catholic Community FoundationThe Catholic Community Foundation fosters generosity to strengthen the body of Christ. The Foundation connects donors with the charities most important to them and invites community members to join initiatives that create a lasting impact.

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State offices across southeast Louisiana to close at noon due to Hurricane ZetaAccording to Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne, state offices in southeast Louisiana will close at noon Wednesday, Oct.

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Facebook, Twitter, Google CEOs Testify To Senate: What To Watch ForA trio of Silicon Valley's biggest names will be in the hot seat on Wednesday for a U.S. Senate hearing focused on a decades-old legal shield that is newly under fire.

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Five historical romances to escape into during a pandemicGeorgette Heyer kept only one fan letter. It was from a Romanian political prisoner who had raised her cell-mates' spirits over a 12-year incarceration by retelling the story of Heyer's Friday's Child.

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Blotter: Watertown police activity for Tuesday, Oct. 20WATERTOWN  Ferkai Freeman, 27, 15674 Eimicke Place, was charged by city police Monday with DWI, aggravated DWI, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and two traffic violations.

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Blotter: Watertown police activity for Friday, Oct. 23WATERTOWN — Robert E. Freeman, 53, 415 Gotham St., was charged by city police Thursday with petit larceny after he allegedly stole speakers and a radio transmitter out of a car in a Wendy’s parking lot earlier this month.

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Blotter: Watertown police activity for Saturday, Oct. 24WATERTOWN — Billy J. Simmons, 42, 529 Emerson St., was charged by city police with first-degree criminal contempt and second-degree trespassing after he allegedly broke into a home where two people have stay-away orders of protection against him.

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2020 election news: Louisiana, Maryland, South Dakota have sports betting on the ballot in 2020Sports betting could be legal in half the country by the end of the 2020 election.

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Veteran Wide Receiver Dez Bryant Added to Practice SquadA wide receiver long rumored to be of interest to the Ravens has finally arrived.

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'Zeta is right at our doorstep': Storm strengthens to Category 2 hurricane as Louisiana braces for impactHurricane Zeta has gained strength as it speeds towards Louisiana’s coastline, bracing for impact from the third hurricane to hit the state within two months.

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‘I've never seen anything like it': Hurricane Zeta barrels towards USLouisiana is bracing for what is expected to be its third hurricane strike this year.

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Hurricane Zeta to Hit US Gulf CoastHurricane Zeta is due to make landfall on the U.S. Gulf Coast on Wednesday after bringing heavy rains to Mexico's Yucatan Pen.

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Tracking Hurricane ZetaZeta is quickly strengthening in the Gulf of Mexico. It is now forecast to become a Category 2 hurricane by early this afternoon as it approaches Southeastern Louisiana and Southeastern Mississippi.

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Hurricane Zeta Strengthens; Eyes the Gulf CoastHurricane Zeta strengthened to a category 1 hurricane overnight with 85 mph sustained winds. Zeta will likely make landfall as a category 2 hurricane later this evening.

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2 Counties In Illinois Have Opposite Effects Controlling PandemicCopyright 2020 Illinois Public Media - WILL. To see more, visit Illinois Public Media - WILL.

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Major GOP PAC Targets State House Race In GeorgiaCopyright 2020 WABE 90.1. To see more, visit WABE 90.1.

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Fighting COVID-19 Is A Struggle, Illinois' Public Health Director SaysNPR's David Greene speaks with Illinois Public Health Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike about the spike in COVID-19 cases in her state.

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Stock rout deepens as S&P 500 drops 2.5%, Dow down 700Stocks around the world are tumbling Wednesday on worries the worsening pandemic will mean more restrictions on businesses and drag down the economy.

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Police investigating reported deadly shooting on Plank RoadPolice are responding to a shooting that left a person dead late Wednesday morning.

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Notable QuotablesHese are people that believe Lord of the Rings is a documentary. And the fact that were trying to appeal to them is just ridiculous.

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Due to Zeta, USPS temporarily suspends retail delivery services in parts of Southeastern LaUnited States Postal Service is temporarily suspending operations in certain areas of southeast Louisiana due to Hurricane Zeta.

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EBR city-parish offices closed Wednesday; metro council meeting canceledAll city-parish buildings will be closed Wednesday as southeast Louisiana braces for Hurricane Zeta.

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Stuck-At-Home Moms: The Pandemic's Devastating Toll On WomenWomen are seeing the fabric of their lives unravel during the pandemic. Nowhere is that more visible than on the job.

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Louisiana Braces Itself for Zeta, Its Third Hurricane in Two MonthsZeta briefly weakened to a tropical storm as it rumbled toward the Gulf Coast, but has now regained strength into a hurricane.

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What would Biden's oil plan mean for Louisiana?Biden's climate plan, listed on his campaign website, says calls for "banning new oil and gas permitting on public lands and waters." Most of the oil jobs that fuel Houma-Thibodaux and south Louisiana's economy are associated with drilling and production in federal waters off the state's coast.

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Week 8 Tuesday Injury John Miller returns to practiceStarting right guard John Miller returned to practice on a limited basis on Tuesday.

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Hurricane Zeta to Make Landfall in Louisiana: Live UpdatesThe storm, which was upgraded to a Category 1 hurricane, is expected to make landfall on Wednesday.

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Saving Money and A Few Tips and TricksIm definitely more of a saver over a spender. I like nice things but I get more of a thrill out of saving money.

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Hurricane Zeta Evacuations in Louisiana, Mississippi, AlabamaHere are all the current evacuations ahead of Hurricane Zeta. - Articles from The Weather Channel - weather.com.

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TJ Finley expected to make second straight start for LSU TigersLSU head coach Ed Orgeron said that quarterback Myles Brennan has yet to practice this week and he is anticipating starting freshman quarterback TJ Finley for the second straight week.

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Singapore, Malaysia sign MoU to strengthen energy cooperationThe Energy Market Authority of Singapore and the Energy Commission of Malaysia signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

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Q&A: Former sports editor takes her career to LouisianaFormer sports editor Danielle Allentuck '19 is currently working at The Daily Advertiser, a publication that covers international and local news in Lafayette, Louisiana.

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Fostering makes a differenceHe will be "puddy" in your hands if you give him a chance. Puddy used to be used to be known as a "grumpy pants" when he was at Acadiana Animal Aid.

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Secretary of State: Nearly one million Louisianians participated in early votingAccording to Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin, early voting turnout across the state concluded with record-breaking numbers on Tuesday, with a total of 964,181 early voters cast their ballots across the state, and 48,908 of those votes were cast in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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Secrets St Martin Resort to Reopen in NovemberSt Martin's newest all-inclusive resort is reopening its doors in November, Caribbean Journal has learned, with the return of Secrest St Martin.

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Zeta re-strengthens to a hurricane, takes aim at Gulf CoastNEW ORLEANS — Zeta re-strengthened into a hurricane early Wednesday as Louisiana braced for the 27th named storm of a historically busy Atlantic hurricane season.

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Natchez officials addressing crime near Cathedral schoolCity officials are considering whether to close convenience stores near Cathedral School because criminal activities there have become a "public nuisance."

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2020 Not Scary Enough? Try A Haunted Car WashIt's just a few days until Halloween, and with coronavirus infection rates climbing again, the prospect of trick-or-treating is looking more and more grim for kids with cautious parents, or those taking advice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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U.S. Gulf Coast braces for hurricane ZetaThe U.S. Gulf Coast braced for another tropical weather strike after Zeta raked across Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said Tuesday.

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Glass Half Full? Record U.S. GDP Growth Will Mask A Deeply Hurting EconomyOn its surface, economic growth data out this week will look like one for the record books.

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Ascension Parish offices to close at 11:30 a.m., WednesdayAscension Parish offices will close at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday in advance of Hurricane Zeta's arrival.

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LA Dodgers Are World Series Champions In Pandemic-Shorted SeasonCopyright 2020 NPR.

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'Marking Time' And Making Art In ConfinementEvery second spent in prison is a "measurement of punishment," says Nicole R. Fleetwood. "You wake up, you're being punished, you're being punished, you make art, you're being punished."

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Rhiannon Giddens Confronts Emotional Whiplash On 'Best DayThe Morning Edition Song Project, in which musicians compose an original song about the COVID-19 era, returns this week with folk singer-songwriter and.

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Trump Has Weaponized Masculinity As President. Here's Why It MattersWhen President Trump was released from the hospital after being treated for COVID-19, he had a prescription for how Americans could handle coronavirus.

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Wyoming Is Using Dark Money To Help Keep Coal Plants In Other States OpenStephanie Kodish is used to opposition to her work. In her job with the National Parks Conservation Association, she pushes utilities to comply with environmental laws.

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10 House Races To WatchHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., leads a 232 to 197 Democratic majority in the House heading into the election.

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A Pandemic Sticker Shock: Used-Car Prices Are Through The RoofAaron Springer of Odenton, Md., wasn't looking to sell his 2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen, which he bought used a couple of years ago.

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Female Doctors Spend More Time With Patients, But Earn Less Money Than MenWhen Minnesota family physician Jay-Sheree Allen begins a visit with one of her patients, she starts by turning on the faucet and washing her hands.

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New Orleans Police: Suspect in 4-year-old's death capturedA Louisiana man named Anfernee Steele was captured almost two weeks after being named a suspect in the death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old daughter, authorities said.

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Ascension Schools survey aims to narrow choices for Prairieville High's mascot, colorsBefore the much-anticipated Prairieville High School opens in 2023, its mascot and colors need to be decided on and officials are consulting the public for their opinion by way of an online survey.

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Wendy's is giving away free chicken sandwiches until Nov. 8Wendy's is giving customers a free Classic Chicken Sandwich with any purchase made at a Wendy's drive-thru or via its mobile app.

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Ascension Parish Court schedules amid Hurricane ZetaWith Hurricane Zeta expected to begin impacting southeast Louisiana Wednesday afternoon, Ascension Parish Court announced changes to certain traffic / misdemeanor court schedules.

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Metro Council to discuss annexation request from some of Willow Ridge subdivision's residentsWillow Ridge, a Baton Rouge neighborhood off Jefferson Highway, is divided in its choice of whether to be a part of Baton Rouge or the City of St. George, and on Wednesday, Baton Rouge's Metro Council will step in to make a final decision regarding the issue.

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Hurricane Zeta is 5th cyclone to strike Louisiana in 2020 nightmare; here are the othersLouisiana Governor John Bel Edwards: 'The good thing and the bad thing is we've had a lot of practice this year'

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Zeta regains hurricane strength as Louisiana braces for impactThe hurricane is forecast to bring life-threatening storm surge to southeastern Louisiana.

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Highlights: Salford 12-10 St HelensWatch the highlights as Salford claimed a 12-10 victory against St Helens on Monday night.

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Poasa Faamausili joins St George Illawarra DragonsSt George Illawarra Dragons have signed prop Poasa Faamausili from Sydney Roosters on a two-year deal.

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Titans Travel to Cincinnati to Face BengalsKickoff at Paul Brown Stadium is scheduled for 1 p.m. EST/noon CST on Sunday, Nov.

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Hurricane Zeta speeds toward a storm-weary LouisianaZeta re-strengthened into a hurricane early Wednesday as Louisiana braced for the 27th named storm of a historically busy Atlantic hurricane season.

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Louisiana Voters Will Decide Whether to Amend Constitution to Exclude ‘Right to Abortion'Kristen Day, Executive Director of Democrats For Life of America, noted that over a dozen states have introduced proposals to write explicitly a "right to abortion" into their state constitutions.

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McDonald's rolls out new pastries; some available for free in upcoming specialAs of Wednesday, Oct. 28 McDonald's is offering three new pastries on its McCafà menu - an apple fritter , a blueberry muffin and a cinnamon roll.

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Zeta regains hurricane strength, set for Louisiana landfallReuters) - Zeta has strengthened again into a hurricane and is expected to make landfall in southeastern Louisiana on Wednesday afternoon, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

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32-year-old Chalmette man killed in St. Bernard Parish boating incidentA missing boater identified as 32-year-old Rickey Dean of Chalmette was discovered dead following a boating incident Tuesday afternoon in St. Bernard Parish, according to officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division.

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‘I Don't Think We're Going To Be Lucky With This One': Hurricane Zeta Takes Aim At LouisianaA turbine that powers New Orleans' antiquated drainage system broke down Sunday, leaving the city vulnerable to heavy flooding should any other turbines fail.

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Residents prepare as Hurricane Zeta speeds toward storm-weary LouisianaHurricane Zeta is expected to make landfall on Wednesday afternoon just south of New Orleans, where a pump system failure has raised the city's risk of floods.

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Hurricane Zeta Path, Tracker As Trump Declares Louisiana Emergency Ahead of 'Life-Threatening' Storm SurgeStorm Zeta is due to make landfall Wednesday morning, with residents being urged to brace for impact.

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Baton Rouge Police investigate shooting death of woman on Webb DriveGunshots were fired at a woman and a teenager who were in a vehicle off Winbourne Avenue early Sunday morning, and police say the older woman died during the shooting.

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Hurricane Zeta zeroes in on Louisiana, Gulf CoastA life-threatening storm surge, strong winds and possibly even tornadoes expected.

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Oklahoma Ice Storm Leaves 300,000 Without PowerAn abnormally early but powerful ice storm has crippled large swaths of Oklahoma, causing hundreds of thousands of power outages and toppling thousands of trees.

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Gov. Edwards to provide Hurricane Zeta update at 1 p.m.After pounding Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, Zeta has regained strength, once again becoming a hurricane as it continues on its path towards the US coast at 85 mph.

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TOP NEWS: St James's Place Funds Up Despite Drop In Quarterly InflowsAlliance News) - St James's Place PLC on Tuesday reported a rise in closing funds under management for the third quarter of 2020; however net inflows were much lower year-on-year.

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Storm Zeta to strengthen, make landfall in Louisiana on Wednesday: U.S. NHCReuters) - Tropical storm Zeta is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane and make landfall in southeastern Louisiana on Wednesday afternoon, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory.

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St Austell Brewery ‘to cut 100 jobs'South west-based operator and brewer St Austell Brewery is set to cut up to 10% of its 1,000 workforce.

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Zeta heads to Louisiana as Jacksonville sweats it out in late season deep tropical moistureFor Jacksonville, the same deep tropical moisture feeding Zeta will be impacting Jacksonville through Thursday evening.

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Zeta expected to become third hurricane to strike Louisiana in two monthsNew Orleans braces for impact as storm forecast to regain strength as Category 1, joining a dozen hurricanes in prolific, devastating storm season.

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Louisiana hunkers down as Zeta takes aimLouisiana is preparing for its sixth lashing this year from a Gulf Coast system as Tropical Storm Zeta speeds off the Yucatan Peninsula bringing high winds and rain to a region still reeling from a series of storms.

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Don Siegelman experience in Alabama in 2002 should be adequate warning to smug Joe Biden supporters in 2020Yes, Joe Biden has what appears to be a comfortable 9-point lead over Donald Trump in national polls going into the final week of the 2020 campaign.

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Dodgers win first World Series title since 1988The Dodgers had played 5,014 regular season games and were in their 114th postseason game since Orel Hershiser struck out Oakland's Tony Phillips for the final out of the World Series in 1988, the same year veteran lefty Clayton Kershaw - the three-time NL Cy Young Award winner who won Games 1 and 5 of this Series - was born in nearby Dallas.

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No. 11 BYU rolls into meeting with Western KentuckyOff to a 6-0 start for just the fifth time in school history and with a showdown with defending Mountain West champion Boise State on the horizon, No.

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Mask-Wearing Is Up In The U.S., But Young People Are Still Too Lax, CDC Survey FindsMore Americans may be wearing masks than early last spring, but other recommended behaviors to stop the pandemic's spread haven't kept pace, according to a new federal survey.

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Zeta Forces Evacuations in Louisiana; Shelters To Open In MississippiZeta would be the fifth tropical system to make landfall in the Louisiana this year.

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Louisiana hunkers down as storm Zeta takes aim at stateReuters) - Louisiana prepared for the sixth lashing this year from a Gulf Coast system as Tropical Storm Zeta sped off the Yucatan Peninsula bringing high winds and rain to a region still reeling from a series of storms.

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Legal MattersAs much as we rely on the legal system to guide, shape and govern our lives, it's not often we afford legal conflicts much thought until we're faced with them.

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Member Alert: Louisiana Orders Emergency Call RestrictionsCalls, including debt collection communications, into the state are prohibited effective Oct.

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As COVID-19 Cases Surge In Wisconsin, Health Workers Brace For MoreIt took Wisconsin more than seven months to reach 100,000 coronavirus cases. On Monday, just five weeks later, it reached 200,000.

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NXIVM Cult Leader Sentenced To 120 Years In PrisonUpdated at 6:01 p.m. ET "I can still hear his voice in my head," the woman in her early 30s told the Brooklyn courtroom Tuesday, her voice.

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Florida Atlantic faces battle-tested UTSAThe Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners have played seven games already this football season, while the Florida Atlantic Owls have played two.

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Edwards Sues GOP Over Petition To Lift Coronavirus RestrictionsGov. John Bel Edwards is asking a Louisiana judge to weigh in on Republican state lawmakers' latest effort to strip his public health emergency declaration and all the coronavirus restrictions that go with it.

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Col. Kevin Reeves, Head Of Louisiana State Police, Abruptly Announces RetirementKevin Reeves is ending his 30-year career with the Louisiana State Police and his three-year tenure as its head as the agency faces intense scrutiny for the injury and death of unarmed suspects.

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Judge Orders Richmond's Robert E. Lee Statue Can Be RemovedUpdated at 7:29 p.m. ET A Virginia judge has ruled that Richmond's statue of Confederate Gen.

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Barrett Sworn In At Court As Issues Important To Trump AwaitWASHINGTON — Amy Coney Barrett was formally sworn in Tuesday as the Supreme Court's ninth justice, her oath administered in private by Chief Justice John Roberts.

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'Dude, I'm Done': When Politics Tears Families And Friendships ApartIf you find yourself fighting with a friend over politics, or frustrated and furious with your nearest and dearest over whom they're supporting for president, you're hardly alone.

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2020 Top LawyersMost people hope not to need them, but when they do, they want the good ones on their side.

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United Way of Central Louisiana assisting hurricane survivorsAlexandria, LA : The United Way of Central Louisiana has hired a team of "Hurricane Recovery Navigators" to help families impacted by storms.

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Travel: Park PlaceWith its endless strip shopping centers, freeways and urban sprawl, Houston may appear to most as just another concrete jungle.

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Storm Zeta to strengthen, make landfall in Louisiana on Wednesday: U.S. NHCReuters) - Tropical storm Zeta is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane and make landfall in southeastern Louisiana on Wednesday afternoon, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory.

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Living in the FutureI've worked in the magazine world for quite a while now, and I know you've got to plan several months out.

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President Trump approves emergency declaration in Louisiana ahead of ZetaPresident Donald Trump declared that an emergency exists in the state of Louisiana Tuesday and ordered Federal assistance to supplement state, tribal, and local response ahead of Tropical Storm Zeta.

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Home Advice: Susan ZackinHoliday entertaining is sure to look a little different this year. Large events have been curtailed and small-scale, personalized gatherings have become the order of the day.

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Detectives request publics assistance in locating runaway juvenileThe Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a runaway juvenile, Kaden Parker Cross.

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New Study Points To Invisible Killer Of InfantsAs wildfires raged up and down the Pacific Coast last month, families across California and Oregon lived in - and breathed in — smoky, toxic air for weeks.

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Table Talk: Food FlipAt the start of 2020, Mawi Tortillas was a company on the move. A successful family enterprise spearheaded by chef Will Avelar, Mawi's focus was purveying fragrant corn tortillas served in an impressive collection of New Orleans restaurants.

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Nosh: Bowled OverEveryone needs an impressive soup under your belt, and nothing says "I'm about to impress the hell out of my guests" better than a good bisque.

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Cheers: Sugar and SpiceAndrea Heming's "The Other Redhead," a riff on the classic Manhattan, was created when she worked with redhead Kimberly Patton Bragg.

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Interstate 10 Widening In Louisiana Capital Region CompletedBATON ROUGE, La. — A $72 million project to widen Interstate 10 in Louisiana's capital region is wrapping up, nearly three years after construction began.

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Streetcar: Best of the BunchNot much good can be said about 2020, but I will concede this, it was a good year for bananas, especially those grown in the backyard, maybe too good.

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Doing title and close in Louisiana? State requires physical location starting Jan. 1Late last week, the Louisiana Department of Insurance issued an advisory letter on Louisiana Act No 310, which mandates that title insurance companies have a physical location in the state in order to operate there, beginning on Jan.

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Greg Stock, CEO a€” Thought Leader of the MonthAcadia Road, Thibodaux Thibodaux.com Greg Stock is about innovation - as the CEO of Thibodaux Regional Health System, Greg keeps an open mind and open eyes.

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Louisiana hunkers down as storm Zeta takes aim at stateReuters) - Louisiana prepared for the sixth lashing this year from a Gulf Coast system as Tropical Storm Zeta sped off the Yucatan Peninsula bringing high winds and rain to a region still reeling from a series of storms.

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Superintendent Col. Kevin Reeves retires from Louisiana State Police, Gov. Edwards announcesColonel Kevin Reeves, the superintendent of Louisiana State Police , is retiring after 30 years with the law enforcement agency, Governor John Bel Edwards announced Tuesday, Oct.

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Zeta Weakens After Crossing Yucatan, But Expected to Strengthen AgainThe U.S. National Hurricane Center says Zeta - now a tropical storm - has moved off the northern coast of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula and is likely to restrengthen into a hurricane as it moves out over the Gulf of Mexico later Tuesday.

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Louisiana Man Accused Of Fatally Stabbing 2, Wounding 2 MoreLAPLACE, La. — A Louisiana man is accused of emerging from a room in a mask and fatally stabbing his girlfriend, his girlfriend's 15-year-old sister and injuring his own siblings during a family gathering, according to authorities.

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Pentagon Says 2 Men Killed In Baghdadi Raid Were Combatants But Offers Little EvidenceWhen President Trump announced the U.S. military raid that resulted in the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi one year ago on Oct.

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Family mourns the loss of cosmetology student killed in car chaseA 22-year-old man's life was cut short following a car chase that ended in East Baton Rouge.

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Advancement of CCS in LouisianaEarlier this month, Gulf Coast Sequestration , a limited liability company based in Lake Charles, announced its plans to build and operate a carbon capture and sequestration project that will create a repository 10,000 feet underground for the permanent storage of more than 80 million tons of carbon.

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UNO Poll Shows Trump Cruising to Another Easy Win in LouisianaA UNO poll of Louisiana voters shows President Donald Trump up 59-36 over former Vice President Joe Biden.

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Lawsuit: Man Killed By Louisiana Police Did Not Have KnifeLAFAYETTE, La. — The parents of a man killed by police in Louisiana is suing the Lafayette Police Department, saying their son did not have a knife when he was killed.

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Zeta Is Expected to Regain Hurricane Strength as It Moves Toward LouisianaMix of mandatory, voluntary evacuation orders are in place in parts of Orleans Parish and others.

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Judge Throws Out La. Attorney General's Election Grant SuitBATON ROUGE, La. — A Louisiana state district judge has dismissed Attorney General Jeff Landry's lawsuit seeking to block millions of dollars in grants to local election leaders, offered through a nonprofit backed by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.

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Zeta Triggers Hurricane Warning For New Orleans As Gulf Coast Awaits StormZeta will strengthen on its way across the Gulf of Mexico, likely hitting the U.S. coast as a Category 1 hurricane on Wednesday, the National Hurricane Center said.

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Ldh: October 27th Louisiana Covid-19 UpdateThe Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Tuesday, October 27th.

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Two Louisiana Parishes Added for FEMA Housing AssistanceFEMA has added two parishes, Grant and Rapides, to its program for direct temporary housing units for hurricane survivors whose homes were made unlivable due to Hurricane Laura.

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Mississippi Absentee Voting Continues To IncreaseJACKSON, Miss. — Absentee voting in Mississippi is continuing at a brisk pace, the state's top elections official said Monday.

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Pressure up for No. 20 Coastal Carolina vs. Georgia StateAttention is nice for No. 20 Coastal Carolina, but it doesnt make it any easier for the Chanticleers.

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Superintendent Col. Kevin Reeves retires from Louisiana State Police, Gov. Edwards announcesKevin Reeves, the superintendent of Louisiana State Police , is retiring from the law enforcement agency, Gov.

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Panthers in the power rankings before Week 8"A classic what-if loss for the Panthers. Teddy Bridgewater took a sack on the team's penultimate play from scrimmage, turning a potential 57-yard game-tying field-goal attempt into a 65-yard would-be record-setting prayer."

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Biden And Trump Campaigns Stress Closing Themes In New TV AdsWith a week until voting concludes this election season, the presidential candidates are making their final pitch to voters on the campaign trail — and on the airwaves.

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The best accommodation in St Moritz, for a ski holiday in Switzerland's most prestigious resortAn expert guide to the best accommodation in St Moritz, from budget options to St Moritz's five star ski hotels.

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Hall Of Fame Jackson State Coach W.C. Gorden, 90, DiesJACKSON, Miss. — W.C. Gorden, a Hall of Fame coach who led Jackson State to a 28-game Southwestern Athletic Conference winning streak while building a league power in the late 1980s, has died.

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Louisiana State Police Colonel Kevin Reeves retires amid growing controversyKevin Reeves is retiring Friday amid growing criticism of the agency's handling of the case of a West Monroe man who died while in police custody following a high speed chase in May 2019.

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Super League: Salford Red Devils 12-10 St HelensSalford struck late through Krisnan Inu to deny a youthful St Helens side an 11th Super League win in a row and end a three-game losing run.

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Mississippi Governor's Mask Mandate Expands To 16 CountiesJACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said Monday that he is extending a mask mandate to seven additional counties to try to control the spread of the coronavirus as cases increase rapidly in some areas.

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LSU students' project could aid research into breast cancer cellsAs Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes to an end, chemical engineering students at LSU are conducting a study that could one day save lives.

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Why Are National Dollars In Local Elections?A lot of money is being spent on the 2020 presidential election. A lot. But not all of that money is donated by voters in the races at hand or fundraised.

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One Michigan Woman On Why She's Voting For Joe Biden After Voting For Donald Trump in 2016Alison Siefert voted for now-President Donald Trump in 2016. She's white. She's an evangelical Christian.

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The 1A Movie Club: Bad HairWith Halloween right around the corner, some moviegoers are looking for a fright to keep them up at night.

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Louisiana Sports Betting Ballot Question: What You Should Know Before You VoteThree states, including Louisiana, will decide whether or not to allow sports betting this election.

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Governor vetoes bill aimed at limiting his emergency powersGovernor Edwards has vetoed a bill that would limit his ability to impose coronavirus restrictions.

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Inside Orgeron's impressive hit rate on Louisiana 3-starsEd Orgeron's hit rate with three-stars in Louisiana will turn heads. From first-round picks to starters to National Champions, the Tigers keep finding success.

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E. Jean Carroll Suit Against Trump To Proceed After Judge Rules Against DOJA federal judge has denied the Justice Department's attempt to intervene on President Trump's behalf in a defamation lawsuit filed by a woman who alleges he sexually assaulted her in the mid-1990s.

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Biography Traces Political Mistakes And Personal Scars That Shaped Joe BidenAs a young man, Joe Biden was fixated on a singular goal: "On his first date with his future wife, he told her mother that he wanted to grow up to be president," New Yorker writer Evan Osnos says.

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The State Of The Economy, 7 Months Into The PandemicHow is our economy doing seven months into the pandemic? And with winter on its way, are we prepared to handle the slew of challenges that will come with.

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Hurricane warning issued for New Orleans as Zeta hits Mexico's Yucatan PeninsulaWe're doing everything we can to prepare for the storm,' says Louisiana governor John Bel Edwards.

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Police: Virginia man found in car trunk after crash in MiamiAuthorities found the body of an aspiring hip-hop artist inside the trunk of a Virginia man's car after he crashed on a Miami highway, police said.

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When Home Becomes The Classroom, Should School Rules Still Apply?If a student is learning at home, do school rules still apply? That question is at the core of new legislation passed in the Louisiana state house last week.

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Tropical Storm Zeta to strengthen as hurricane overnight, becoming third to strike Louisiana in two monthsTropical Storm Zeta is expected to strengthen to a hurricane overnight as it careens towards Louisiana's coast, which has been in the "cone" of impact for seven storms over an unusually active Atlantic storm season that has devastated southwestern parts of the state.

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National Guard Called in to Thwart Cyberattack in Louisiana Weeks Before Election19 Women Allege Medical Abuse in Georgia Immigration Detention ; An Insider's Account of the Reza Zarrab Conspiracy ; and More Picks 10/27.

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Two trapped when smaller vehicle is crushed between two trucks on MS River BridgeA passenger vehicle was crushed between two 18-wheelers at the top of the I-10 Mississippi River Bridge Tuesday.

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Louisiana coronavirus: Nearly 900 more cases, 18 deaths reported; ventilator usage increasesThe Louisiana Department of Health reported 885 more coronavirus cases and 18 more deaths in its noon update Tuesday.

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List of storm-related school closuresBelow is a list of local schools making adjustments to their schedules Wednesday due to Zeta.

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Suddenlink offering Free/Discounted internet access to studentsAltice Advantage Internet Qualifications: You live in a household with K-12 and/or college students; AND You do not currently have home internet access for remote lea.

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Report: Ravens sign WR Dez Bryant to practice squadThe Baltimore Ravens are signing free-agent wide receiver Dez Bryant to their practice squad, the NFL Network reported Tuesday.

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Governor requests federal emergency declaration ahead of ZetaLouisiana is requesting that the federal government prepares to lend aid to Louisiana in the wake of Hurricane Zeta.

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NSU's oldest graduate celebrates 110th birthday Oct. 28NATCHITOCHES – Earline Hart Andrews, NSU’s oldest living graduate, celebrates her 110th birthday this week.  Though her hearing and eyesight are poor and she uses a walker for mobility, Andrews’ memory and intellect are as sharp as ever. Andrews graduated from Louisiana Normal, as NSU was then known, in 1931, and spent...

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Louisiana under hurricane warning as Zeta leaves Mexico's YucatanLouisiana was once again under a hurricane warning on Tuesday, after Zeta left Mexico's Yucatán peninsula on a path that could see it hit New Orleans on Wednesday night.

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'Very Nice! ': Kazakhstan, Outraged No More, Embraces Borat In New SloganThe first Borat movie sparked anger in Kazakhstan for its portrayal of Kazakhstanis as coarse and backward.

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Diane di Prima, Beat Poet And Activist, Dead At 86One night in the 1950s Diane di Prima was at a party at Allen Ginsberg's place in New York City.

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Wednesdays Downtown at Wild Child WinesAll photos by Reece McDaniel It’s the start of the week, you’re halfway done with your work schedule, and as you look down the barrel of the next few days, you start to feel like you might need some help getting through the rest of the week. Insert Wild Child Wines on Vermillion St. in Downtown Lafayette. Providing connoisseurs and...

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Report: Broken finger sidelines Bucs WR GodwinTampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Chris Godwin will miss Monday night's game against the New York Giants with a broken left index finger, the Tampa Bay Times reported Tuesday.

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Hurricane Zeta: Trash, recycling pickup to start at 4 a.m. Wednesday in East Baton RougeResidential trash and recycling services will begin at 4 a.m. Wednesday in East Baton Rouge Parish due to Hurricane Zeta, city-parish officials have announced.

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Tropical Storm Zeta Churns Toward LouisianaThe state already has been slammed by Hurricanes Laura and Delta, which hit the coast during the tumultuous 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.

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Bridal Buzz: Wedding Dress Trunk Shows in New Orleans and BeyondGetty Fall bridal events are plentiful – and boutiques are ensuring that they are COVID-19 safe – with no signs of slowing down.

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Ogden Museum Hosts Virtual Wellness SummitNEW ORLEANS – On Saturday, Nov. 7, Ogden Museum of Southern Art will host a FREE, day-long Virtual Wellness Summit, offering seven learning sessions designed to soothe and uplift the community.

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The Know-Nothing PartySgt Schultz - "Hogan's Heroes" This is Part Four of five blog posts posted on myneworleans.com leading up to the Nov.

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Why Diversity Training Has Been Suspended At USAIDThe Trump administration issued an executive order and memorandum in September, prohibiting any discussion in the federal workforce of concepts such as systemic racism, white privilege and unconscious bias during workplace diversity training.

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Quick Hits: Jackson finally gets touchdown in loss to RamsWhile Monday night's 24-10 loss to the Los Angeles Rams didn't leave safety Eddie Jackson in the best of moods, there was one obvious silver lining.

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Oct. 27 is the last day for Louisiana early voting in Nov. 3 electionAccording to the Secretary of State's office: "If you do not have a driver's license, Louisiana Special ID, a United States military identification card that contains the applicant's name and picture or some other generally recognized picture ID that contains your name and signature, you may still cast your vote by signature on a voter affidavit."

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U.S. And India Sign Military Agreement During Pompeo, Esper TripUpdated at 10:30 a.m. ET A week before the U.S. presidential election, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo signed a military agreement Tuesday in India.

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Gulf Coast braces, again, for hurricane as Zeta takes aimNEW ORLEANS  Residents of the storm-pummeled Gulf Coast steeled themselves for yet another tropical weather strike Tuesday after Zeta raked across the Yucatan Peninsula on a track that forecasters said would likely bring it ashore south of New Orleans as a hurricane.

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U.S. Coronavirus Cases Surpass Summer Peak And Are Climbing Higher FastCoronavirus cases are rising precipitously in the U.S., and have now surpassed the high levels logged in the summer when daily new cases hovered above 65,000 on average for nearly two weeks.

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Antonio Brown officially joins BuccaneersAntonio Brown is officially a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Football: App State-Louisiana Rescheduled for Dec. 4 on ESPN2BOONE, N.C. — App State's rescheduled Sun Belt Conference home game against Louisiana will kick off on Friday, Dec.

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Louisiana governor urges residents to prepare for tropical storm ZetaLouisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards urged residents to prepare for the impacts of tropical storm Zeta.

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LIVE UPDATES: Traffic cleared on Mississippi River Bridge after accident causes 3 hour closure; MRB remains closedAuthorities responded to a crash on I-10 West on the Mississippi River Bridge around 2:45 p.m.

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Acadiana Profile, Louisiana Life Win Combined 14 National AwardsNEW ORLEANS – This month, Acadiana Profile and Louisiana Life magazines won a combined total of 14 awards from the International Regional Magazines Association.

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Zeta Enters The Gulf, Hurricane Landfall Expected Late WednesdayTropical Storm Zeta has entered the Gulf of Mexico after crossing the Yucatan Peninsula and now begins it's northward journey toward the central Gulf Coast.

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