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  1. Murder suspect arrested in New Orleans is extradited to Wichita Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSWO

    A 20-year-old Wichita Falls man, wanted for the late August murder of Clifton Carr, was booked into the Wichita Co. Jail on Monday morning.

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  2. LSU to change name of road named after Confederate officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | KSWO

    LSU will change the name of Raphael Semmes Road which runs in front of the Student Union. The road was named after a Confederate officer.

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  3. Wichita Falls murder suspect caught in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | KSWO

    The Wichita Falls Police Department has confirmed a man wanted for a late August murder has been caught by authorities in New Orleans, LA.

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

    Wednesday Nov 15 | KSWO

    The National Trust for Historic Preservation is setting up what i... WASHINGTON - A new $25 million fund is being set up through the National Trust for Historic Preservation to help ensure that historical sites important to African American history are no longer endangered. The African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund, announced Wednesday, will be financed through partnerships with groups like the Ford Foundation and the JPB Foundation, and already has almost $3 million on hand.

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  5. Late Fats Domino mined New Orleans roots in pioneering musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | KSWO

    Domino, the amiable rock 'n... . En esta foto del 9 de noviembre del 2007, el icono musical Fats Domino toca en el programa "Today" de la NBC en Nueva York.

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  6. Fats Domino dies at 89; gave rock music a New Orleans flavorRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | KSWO

    Fats Domino, the amiable rock 'n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music while honoring the traditions of the Crescent City, has died. He was 89. Mark Bone, chief investigator with the Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, coroner's office, said Domino died of natural causes early Tuesday.

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  7. Fats Domino, rock 'n' roll pioneer has died at age 89Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | KSWO

    Fats Domino, the amiable rock 'n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music while honoring the traditions of the Crescent City, has died. He was 89. Mark Bone, chief investigator with the Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, coroner's office, said Domino died of natural causes early Tuesday.

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  8. Fats Domino stirred New Orleans flavor into rock 'n' rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | KSWO

    The amiable rock 'n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music even as it honored the grand, good-humored tradi... . FILE - In this April 24, 2003 file photo, Fats Domino performs on the opening day of the 34th annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans.

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  9. Sheriff: Body of missing platform worker recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | KSWO

    Jefferson Parish Interim Sheriff Joe Lopinto said the body of a worker who disappeared after a platform explosion Oct. 15 in Lake Pontchartrain has been recovered. A helicopter crew spotted the body of Timothy Morrison about 3 miles west of the Jefferson Parish-St.

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  10. FBI: We need help finding 12-year-old girl missing from French QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | KSWO

    Moreci is about 5'3" tall and weighs approximately 115 pounds. She has brown eyes and brown hair and was last seen wearing her Einstein Middle School uniform of a white shirt, blue sweatshirt, black shorts and tennis shoes.

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  11. 5 in critical condition, 2 injured, 1 missing after explosion near New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | KSWO

    Kenner Police and Coast Guard officials are working an Oil Rig explosion north west of Treasure Chest Casino, JP Laser, Air 1 and 4th District Patrol en route. The rig is on fire in Kenner, Louisiana in Jefferson Parish.

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  12. New Orleans chief: Officer killed during struggleRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | KSWO

    A New Orleans police officer was fatally shot Friday during a struggle after he and his patrol team left their cars to investigate something suspicious shortly after midnight. Other officers returned fire, wounding a suspect who eventually surrendered to a SWAT team, police said.

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  13. A New Orleans police officer was shot Friday morning in eastern New OrleansRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | KSWO

    The officer was patrolling the area of Tower Lane and Lake Forest Blvd. when he saw something suspicious, according to NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison. When the victim got out of his car, the perpetrator fired on him.

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  14. Hurricane Nate makes 2nd landfall near Biloxi, MS, as Category 1 stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | KSWO

    Hurricane Nate has made a second landfall outside Biloxi, MS, as a Category 1 storm, marking the first hurricane to make landfall in Mississippi since Hurricane Katrina in 2005. As of the National Hurricane Center's 1 a.m. CT advisory, Nate's winds were measured at 85 mph.The storm first made landfall Saturday in southeast Louisiana.

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  15. Hurricane Nate makes landfall, New Orleans lifts curfewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | KSWO

    Live video from FOX 8 Live is available on your computer, tablet and smartphone during all local newscasts. When FOX 8 Live is not airing a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent newscasts.

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  16. US Gulf Coast braces for fast-approaching Hurricane NateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | KSWO

    Map tracks the forecast and positioning outlook for Hurricane Nate; 2c x 6 inches; 96.3 mm x 152 mm; . Brenda Kent jumps on her boat as she and her husband leave the Biloxi Small Craft Harbor in Biloxi, Miss., on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 to take the boat up river in advance of Tropical Storm Nate.

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  17. Nate moving over Gulf of Mexico as Category 1 hurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | KSWO

    Hurricane Nate is moving rapidly over the the central Gulf of Mexico as a Category 1 storm early Saturday morning. As of the 4 a.m. CT advisory from the National Hurricane Center , Nate was packing maximum-sustained winds of 80 mph as it churned 345 miles south-southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River, moving to the north-northwest at 22 mph.

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  18. The Latest: Hurricane Nate moving fast over Gulf of MexicoRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2017 | KSWO

    The Miami-based center says in its 4 a.m. CDT update that the storm had maximum sustained winds of 80 mph . The storm was located about 345 miles south-southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River and was moving north-northwest at 22 mph .

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  19. US Gulf Coast races to ready for fast-moving Hurricane NateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | KSWO

    Scottie Lopez, left, and Glenn Greco, both from Delacroix Island, tie up their boats before the Caernarvon floodgate closes in St. Bernard Parish in anticipation of the arrival of Tropical Storm Nate in Caernarvon,... . The Caernarvon floodgate closes in St. Bernard Parish before the arrival of Tropical Storm Nate in Caernarvon, La., Friday, Oct. 6, 2017.

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  20. Nate reaches hurricane strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | KSWO

    Newly formed Tropical Storm Nate was blamed Thursday for at least 22 deaths across Central America as it dumped rain across the region on a path that would carry it toward a potential landfall on the U.S. Gulf... Newly formed Tropical Storm Nate was blamed Thursday for at least 22 deaths across Central America as it dumped rain across the region on a path that would carry it toward a potential landfall on the U.S. Gulf Coast as a hurricane over the weekend. Gulf Coast residents are bracing for a blast of wind, heavy rain and rising water as Tropical Storm Nate threatens to reach hurricane strength before a weekend landfall.

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