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  1. In flooded Louisiana city, even modest recovery raises hopeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 28 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Most of his players and coaches on Denham Springs High School's football team lost homes when floodwaters ravaged their city in suburban Baton Rouge. Their battered school remains closed, but the team has a season-opening home game to play in two weeks.

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  2. Louisiana's four-legged flood victims await reunions, homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Dr. Melissa Newman, right, is a veterinarian volunteering at an animal shelter in Livingston, La., where dozens of pets have found refuge after massive flooding separated them from their owners. In this photo, Newman and S... LIVINGSTON, La.

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  3. Crews hauling away debris as Louisiana cleanup continuesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Heavy trucks and their works crews have begun hauling away mounds of moldy carpet, warped flooring and water-damaged furniture as south Louisiana digs out from flooding the governor estimated Tuesday had wrecked more than 100,000 homes. Piles of debris stretched for miles in some parishes, with the inside of homes torn up and deposited on their front lawns, the mildewed stench wafting through neighborhood streets.

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  4. More disaster recovery centers opening in LouisianaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    New centers will open Tuesday in Gonzales, Baton Rouge and Zachary to help Louisiana flood survivors. The centers will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week until further notice.

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  5. Long, hard recovery slog begins in flood-ravaged LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Outside the small town of Walker, Louisiana, the rural B... . Lisa Dupuy, 41, left, prays with pastor Mark Carroll during church services at South Walker Baptist Church in Walker, La., Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016.

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  6. Attorneys clash over document release in Ferguson lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Defense attorneys in the wrongful-death lawsuit by Michael Brown's parents cite recent ambushes of police in Texas and Louisiana among reasons against expanding who can see sensitive grand jury details related to Brown's 2014 death in Ferguson. A St. Louis federal judge agreed in June to let no more than two attorneys for the defense and each of Brown's parents see testimony and the names of witnesses from proceedings involving a St. Louis County grand jury that investigated the Aug. 9, 2014, fatal shooting of Michael Brown by Ferguson officer Darren Wilson.

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  7. Baton Rouge's summer of grief: Shootings, unrest, now floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Mississippi officials say heavy rains last week and through the weekend damaged ... . In this Aug. 17, 2016, photo provided by the U.S. Army National Guard, soldiers with the 1023rd Engineer Company, 528th Engineer Battalion, attach supersac sandbags to a Louisiana Nation... .

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  8. The Latest: 11 deaths confirmed in Louisiana floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says t... . David Key looks at the back yard of his flooded home in Prairieville, La., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016.

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  9. In flooded Louisiana, a cleanup and a search for bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Key, an insurance adjuster, fled his home as the flood water was rising with his wife and three children and re... . David Key looks at the back yard of his flooded home in Prairieville, La., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016.

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  10. 40K homes damaged by Louisiana floods; 10 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Adam Cross, left, and Dewayne Daily move sandbags in a wheel barrel near a levy located in the River Oaks neighborhood in Lafayette, La., Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says t... .

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  11. As people survey Louisiana flood damage, 8th death reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Adam Cross, left, and Dewayne Daily move sandbags in a wheel barrel near a levy located in the River Oaks neighborhood in Lafayette, La., Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says t... .

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  12. Louisiana: Flood danger persists, body pulled from watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Adam Cross, left, and Dewayne Daily move sandbags in a wheel barrel near a levy located in the River Oaks neighborhood in Lafayette, La., Monday, Aug. 15, 2016. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says t... .

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  13. 'Wire' actor Wendell Pierce loses Baton Rouge homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    "The Wire" and "Treme" actor Wendell Pierce's home was destroyed by flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 11 years after his childhood home was ravaged by Hurricane Katrina. The 52-year-old Louisiana native revealed the news Sunday on Twitter.

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  14. Pew report shows divide in social media exposure to raceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Black social media users are nearly twice as likely to see posts about race and race relations as whites, according to a report released Monday by the Pew Research Center. According to a survey of more than 2,000 social media users, 65 percent of black users say that they encounter posts about race or race relations whereas 35 percent of their white counterparts say the same.

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  15. Rising floodwater leaves thousands homeless in LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says more than 1,000 people i... . Residents, who evacuated their homes, drive on U.S. Route 190 in Hammond, La., where flood waters inundated homes after heavy rains in the region Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016.

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  16. 3 killed, thousands rescued in southeast Louisiana floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says more than 1,000 people i... . Residents, who evacuated their homes, drive on U.S. Route 190 in Hammond, La., where flood waters inundated homes after heavy rains in the region Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016.

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  17. Louisiana governor declares state of emergency over floodingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Heavy rain and widespread flooding in Louisiana leading the governor on Friday to declare a state of emergency with more rain expected over the state through Saturday. Numerous rivers in southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi were overflowing their banks and threatening widespread flooding after extreme rainfall, the National Weather Service reported.

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  18. Healthline: Laser spine surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    A laser is being used for delicate spine surgery for the first time in Louisiana. The device is housed at The Spine Hospital of Louisiana within The NeuroMedical Center and is also used by doctors at The Spine Center at Bone & Joint Clinic of Baton Rouge.

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  19. Healthline: LA Pediatric Cardiology FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Born with a rare and complex heart defect, her first surgery was at three days old. She also had open-heart procedures at two months and two years.

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  20. Black Lives Matter activist sues Baton Rouge over arrestRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson sued the city of Baton Rouge on Thursday over his arrest last month at a protest of a black man fatally shot during a struggle with two white police officers. Mckesson was among nearly 200 protesters arrested in Baton Rouge following the July 5 shooting death of 37-year-old Alton Sterling.

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