17 hrs ago
Attorneys confident of Livingston's case in FEMA dispute
Livingston Parish's arbitration attorneys say they remain confident in the parish's case for $59 million in unpaid Hurricane Gustav cleanup costs, despite accusations of fraud and misconduct in the debris removal effort.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
FEMA to seek investigation of Gustav work in Livingston
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says it will seek an investigation into the potentially fraudulent practices of a monitoring firm Livingston Parish hired to oversee debris removal after Hurricane Gustav.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Suspect in Banksy artwork attempted theft identified by New Orleans police
According to a spokesperson for the New Orleans Police Department, a suspect in the attempted theft of a painting by celebrated British graffiti master Banksy is in custody.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Strategic uses of Lessons for Building Collaborative Emergency...
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Rutgers director of football recruiting persuades players to join his Haiti rebuilding team
The director of recruiting operations for the Rutgers football program starts talking to players about an opportunity to visit an exotic locale where they can make a difference.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Neighbors foil attempt to steal wall, Banksy mural
Neighbors in New Orleans foiled what police say was an attempt to steal a chunk of cinderblock wall bearing a painting created by the world-renowned graffiti artist Banksy.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Banksy's Umbrella Girl seems to be preparing for a move
Graffiti star Banksy 's 2008 painting 'Umbrella Girl' is apparently preparing for a move.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Washington Post
Three times in history when the weather ruined everything
Soon after the debt ceiling was raised yesterday afternoon, Washington, D.C., cleared out before the impending weather emergency.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Former Livingston Parish contractor pleads not guilty to fraud, theft
Former Livingston Parish contractor Corey Delahoussaye pleaded not guilty Wednesday to 81 charges of public record fraud and theft after he allegedly falsified billing invoices related to parish Hurricane Gustav cleanup work.
Advocate staff photo by Bill Feig -- Attorney John McLindon, right,...
Former Livingston Parish contractor Corey Delahoussaye's attorney said Wednesday he will ask a judge to disqualify the 21st Judicial District Attorney's Office from prosecuting Delahoussaye's public records fraud and theft case.