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Hurricane Sally lumbers toward U.S. Gulf Coast, threatens 'catastrophic flooding'

16 Sep 2020

GULF SHORES, Ala. Hurricane Sally moved slowly closer to the U.S. Gulf Coast on Tuesday, threatening historic floods as rain and storm-force winds started lashing the shore, and governors of four states urged people to flee the coastline. | Video

New Orleans removes last of four statues linked to pro-slavery era

20 May 2017

NEW ORLEANS Crews in New Orleans on Friday used a crane to lift a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee off its pedestal as the city removed the last of four monuments its leaders see as racially offensive.

New Orleans crews remove second Confederate statue amid protests

12 May 2017

NEW ORLEANS New Orleans authorities dismantled a statue honoring president of the Confederacy Jefferson Davis amid cries by protesters waving Confederate flags and cheers from a group that said the monument glorified racism in the U.S. South. | Video

Explosion at Louisiana chemical plant kills 1, injures 73

14 Jun 2013

GEISMAR, Louisiana An explosion and fire killed one person and injured 73 at the Williams Olefins chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana, on Thursday, unsettling an industrial town where authorities ordered people to remain indoors for hours to avoid the billowing smoke.

Explosion at Louisiana chemical plant kills 1, injures 73

14 Jun 2013

GEISMAR, Louisiana An explosion and fire killed one person and injured 73 at the Williams Olefins chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana, on Thursday, unsettling an industrial town where authorities ordered people to remain indoors for hours to avoid the billowing smoke.

Explosion at Louisiana chemical plant kills one, injures 73

14 Jun 2013

GEISMAR, Louisiana An explosion and fire killed one person and injured 73 at the Williams Olefins chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana, on Thursday, unsettling an industrial town where authorities ordered people to remain indoors for hours to avoid the billowing smoke.

Explosion at Louisiana chemical plant kills 1, injures 33

13 Jun 2013

GEISMAR, Louisiana An explosion and fire killed at least one person and injured 33 at the Williams Olefins chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana, on Thursday, leading authorities to order people within two miles (3 km) to remain indoors.

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