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Louisiana Republican Party censures Senator who voted to impeach Trump

Louisiana Republican Party censures Senator who voted to impeach Trump

Executive committee of Republican Party of Louisiana votes to censure Sen. Bill Cassidy over Trump impeachment vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2021 06:02
GOP Congressman-elect dies from COVID days before taking office

GOP Congressman-elect dies from COVID days before taking office

Luke Letlow, who was elected for the 5th District US House seat in Louisiana, dies at age 41 from complications related to COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2020 05:51
Watch: Chemical fire at Louisiana manufacturing plant

Watch: Chemical fire at Louisiana manufacturing plant

Chemical fire erupts at Westlake, Louisiana, manufacturing plant due to Hurricane Laura. Officials: Fire is 'a hazardous material incident.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2020 13:52
Two Louisiana synagogues catch fire

Two Louisiana synagogues catch fire

One synagogue destroyed, another damaged in two separate fires in southern Louisiana.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/05/2020 21:29
Louisiana man arrested for 2018 attack on local synagogue

Louisiana man arrested for 2018 attack on local synagogue

Man who sprayed swastikas ant anti-Semitic messages on a synagogue is arrested.Marcy Oster, JTA, 13/03/2020 07:35
Hurricane Barry downgraded to tropical storm

Hurricane Barry downgraded to tropical storm

National Weather Service warns flooding caused by Barry still presents life-threatening danger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2019 00:02
Louisiana won't do business with BDS supporters

Louisiana won't do business with BDS supporters

Louisiana becomes 25th US state to pass anti-BDS legislation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2018 09:17
Trump to Harvey victims: You're going to have what you need

Trump to Harvey victims: You're going to have what you need

President Donald Trump promises that federal cash for storm-ravaged areas will arrive quickly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2017 00:09
GOP nets 52nd Senate seat in weekend runoff election

GOP nets 52nd Senate seat in weekend runoff election

Republican John Kennedy crushes Democrat Foster Campbell in runoff election in Louisiana.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2016 16:20
Jewish groups mobilize to aid flood victims

Jewish groups mobilize to aid flood victims

Baton Rouge's small Jewish community focusing on helping flood victims.Ben Sales, 24/08/2016 01:48
Federations open fund drive for Louisiana victims

Federations open fund drive for Louisiana victims

North America's Jewish federations seeking donations to assist in providing relief to victims of flooding in southern Louisiana.JTA, 22/08/2016 05:24
Trump visits Louisiana, Obama plans for Tuesday

Trump visits Louisiana, Obama plans for Tuesday

Republican nominee Donald Trump visited the state destroyed by flooding on Friday. Rival Clinton has no plans to visit the ravaged state.Rachel Kaplan, 21/08/2016 08:56
Baton Rouge Jews raise funds for flood victims

Baton Rouge Jews raise funds for flood victims

Baton Rouge’s Chabad House launches emergency fundraising campaign for thousands of people affected by massive floods in Louisiana.JTA, 16/08/2016 04:37
Former KKK leader David Duke to run for Senate

Former KKK leader David Duke to run for Senate

David Duke who endorsed Trump announces he will run for Senate in Louisiana.JTA, 25/07/2016 06:09
Baton Rouge shooter identified as Gavin Long, 29

Baton Rouge shooter identified as Gavin Long, 29

29-year-old Gavin Long carried out Baton Rouge shooting on his birthday, law enforcement sources say.Elad Benari, 18/07/2016 00:32
Three police officers killed in Louisiana shooting

Three police officers killed in Louisiana shooting

Latest attack on US police officers sees gunmen open fire on Baton Rouge police station; two attackers still at large.Ari Soffer, 17/07/2016 19:53
3 Dead, 7 Injured in LA Movie Theater Shooting

3 Dead, 7 Injured in LA Movie Theater Shooting

'Lone wolf' gunman sprays packed theater with bullets during showing of the movie 'Trainwreck.' Gov: 'This is an awful night for Louisiana.'Tova Dvorin, 24/07/2015 08:14
Chabad Rabbi: Super Bowl Sunday Kashruth Ready

Chabad Rabbi: Super Bowl Sunday Kashruth Ready

As U.S. citizens prepare for the ancient American rituals involved in “Super Bowl Sunday,” a Chabad rabbi says the kosher food is ready.Hana Levi Julian, 03/02/2013 09:10
Hurricane Isaac Makes Second Landfall

Hurricane Isaac Makes Second Landfall

Hurricane Isaac made a second landfall in the wee hours of Wednesday morning over Port Fourchon, Louisiana, leaving 400,000 without power.Chana Ya'ar, 29/08/2012 17:09