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  1. Rauner spokesman: 'Governor believes David Duke is a racist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fairfield Citizen-News

    In this March 4, 2015 file photo, Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks at an event in Springfield, Ill. After fumbling the answer to a question about whether a former Ku Klux Klan leader is a racist, the campaign of Republican Bruce Rauner clarified the governor's opinion of David Duke.

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  2. Trial set to begin in ex-NFL player's road-rage killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    This undated file photo released by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office shows Ronald Gasser, accused of killing former NFL running back Joe McKnight during a road rage dispute. The trial in a road-rage shooting that left McKnight dead was set to begin with jury selection Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, in a New Orleans suburb.

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  3. Teacher: Lawsuit over her forcible removal seems likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The Louisiana teacher whose removal in handcuffs sparked internet outrage says she still doesn't understand why she was arrested. ABBEVILLE, La.

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  4. The Latest: Teacher hopes arrest spurs concern for educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A Louisiana school board's office went on temporary lockdown after death threats from around the world in response to video of a teacher screaming while being handcuffed at a school board meeting. ABBEVILLE, La.

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  5. Fallout from Louisiana teacher's arrest rages onRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A Louisiana school board's office went on temporary lockdown after death threats from around the world in response to video of a teacher screaming while being handcuffed at a school board meeting. ABBEVILLE, La.

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  6. The Latest: Handcuffed teacher urges others to speak outRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The President of the Vermilion Parish, Louisiana school board says teacher Deyshia Hargrave was not following meeting rules when she was handcuffed, removed and jailed on Monday night. Hargrave later bonded out of the Abbeville jail.

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  7. The Latest: Threats prompt lockdown after teacher handcuffedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A Louisiana school board's offices were temporarily locked down amid death threats from across the world in response to widely viewed video of a teacher screaming while being handcuffed at a school board meeting. Vermilion Parish School Board President Anthony Fontana tells The Advertiser the threats have come from as far away as South America, Australia and England, as well as other U.S. states.

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  8. Teacher handcuffed, jailed after questioning pay policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The President of the Vermilion Parish, Louisiana school board says teacher Deyshia Hargrave was not following meeting rules when she was handcuffed, removed and jailed on Monday night. Hargrave later bonded out of the Abbeville jail.

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  9. A teacher in handcuffs has a school board under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A Louisiana teacher was removed from a school board meeting, forcibly handcuffed and jailed after questioning pay policies during a public comment period. The teacher's union and the ACLU are investigating and two board members are complaining that the board treats women unfairly.

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  10. Winter storm forecast to dump snow from Florida to CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Bone-chilling cold gripped much of the U.S. as 2018 began, breaking century-old records and leading to several deaths that authorities attributed to exposure to the dangerously low temperatures. SAVANNAH, Ga.

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  11. Oil and gas plumes found at site of 13-year-old leak in GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    This March 31, 2015, file photo shows an oil sheen drifting from the site of the former Taylor Energy oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, off the coast of Louisiana. Federal officials say they have found fresh evidence of an "ongoing oil release" at the site of a 13-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico, where chronic sheens often stretch for miles off Louisiana's coast.

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  12. Feds, ex-Louisiana congressman working on resentencing dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    In this Aug. 5, 2009, file photo, former Louisiana congressman William Jefferson, left, stands outside the Albert V. Bryan Courthouse with his wife, Andrea after being convicted in Alexandria, Va. Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Jefferson, who famously hid $90,000 in his freezer, are working on an agreement for his resentencing on corruption charges.

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  13. Fund set up to preserve African-American historical sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    In this March 31, 2014, file photo, Ana Edwards talks about historical markers at the Lumkin Jail historical site in Shockoe Bottom in Richmond, Va. The National Trust for Historic Preservation is setting up what it hopes will be a $25 million fund for the preservation and protection of African American historical sites.

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  14. Judge OKs awards up to $1000 each for Baton Rouge protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    In this March 26, 2016, file photo, Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson chats with campaign volunteers in Baltimore. A federal judge approved a class-action settlement Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, that awards up to $1,000 in cash to dozens of protesters who claim police violated their civil rights and used excessive force in arresting them after a deadly police shooting in Louisiana.

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  15. 10 Things to Know for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A man holds up a banner during a protest called by pro-independence groups outside of the Palau Generalitat in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. Catalonia's vice president says Spanish authorities are giving separatists in the prosperous northeastern region "no other option" but to push ahead with proclaiming a new republic.

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  16. Authorities suspend search for missing worker after blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Jefferson Parish, La., authorities and others from other parishes respond to an oil rig explosion in Lake Pontchartrain off Kenner, La., Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. Jefferson Parish, La., authorities and others from other parishes respond to an oil rig explosion in Lake Pontchartrain off Kenner, La., Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017.

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  17. The Latest: Crews still looking for man after oil rig blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Authorities near New Orleans say one person may be unaccounted for after an oil rig explosion in Lake Pontchartrain on Sunday evening. A search and rescue mission is underway.

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  18. 1 missing, after oil rig explodes on Louisiana lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Authorities near New Orleans say one person may be unaccounted for after an oil rig explosion in Lake Pontchartrain on Sunday evening. A search and rescue mission is underway.

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  19. Ex-New Orleans mayor asks judge to throw out his convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    In this Jan. 30, 2014 file photo former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin enters Federal Court for jury selection and possible opening arguments for his corruption trial in New Orleans. Nagin has asked a federal judge to throw out his corruption conviction, citing a recent Supreme Court decision making it more difficult to convict public officials of bribery.

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  20. The Latest: AccusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    From left, New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael Harrison talks to the media, as Mayor Mitch Landrieu and 7th District Commander Lawrence Dupree, right, listen outside University Medical Center, early Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 in New Orleans, La. A New Orleans police officer was shot and killed early Friday, ambushed while getting out of a patrol car to investigate something which had aroused suspicions on the city's east side, police said.

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