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  1. George W. Bush visits disaster zone, 10 years after KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago. Bush avoided parts of New Orleans that have yet to recover from the devastating storm, such as the Lower 9th Ward, where President Barack Obama mingled with hundreds of residents the day before.

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  2. Big 303-ton load reaches Eastman Chemical site in LongviewRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The biggest shipment ever received at the Port of Caddo-Bossier in Louisiana has reached its destination - a chemical plant in East Texas. The so-called "cold box" was trucked from Shreveport in a journey that began last Friday.

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  3. Natchez, beloved jazz steamboat of New Orleans, turns 40Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Clarke C. "Doc" Hawley was there as the captain barking out orders on a megaphone 40 years ago when the Natchez steamboat launched its maiden voyage on April 13, 1975. "I thought, hell, this would be the first boat I'd work on with primer and one coat of paint," the 79-year-old river captain said.

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  4. Mississippi River traffic limits liftedRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Traffic restrictions on a three-mile stretch of the Mississippi River between New Orleans and Baton Rouge have been lifted. The one-way traffic restriction put in placed Monday after a ship broke free of its mooring and hit two other vessels was lifted Thursday by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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  5. Mississippi River traffic limited after ship hits 2 vesselsRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The U.S. Coast Guard says a three-mile stretch of the Mississippi River in southern Louisiana is limited to one-way traffic upriver, a day after a ship broke free of its mooring and hit two other vessels. Damon Williams, a civilian in the Coast Guard command center, said ships were only moving upriver Tuesday near Convent, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

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  6. Sheriff: Airport attacker had machete, Molotov cocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Richard White sprayed a TSA agent in the face with wasp killer then slashed... . Dozens of police vehicles surround the entrance to New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport after a machete-wielding man was shot by a TSA employee in Concourse B on Friday, M... .

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Richard White sprayed a TSA agent in the face with wasp killer then slashed... . Dozens of police vehicles surround the entrance to New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport after a machete-wielding man was shot by a TSA employee in Concourse B on Friday, M... .

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  8. Audio of Durst in bathroom could play 2 ways in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Monday, March 16, 2015, after a hearing earlier at Orleans Parish Criminal Court for Durst's extradition to Los Angeles for char... LOS ANGELES - The whispered words of Robert Durst recorded in an unguarded moment in a bathroom could come back to haunt him - or help him - as he faces a murder charge. A possible move by prosecutors to introduce the incriminating material from a six-part documentary on his strange life and connection to three killings could back fire as interview footage did in the Michael Jackson molestation trial and the Robert Blake murder case.

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  9. Mardi Gras: Last tipsy revelers sent home, trash swept upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Revelers in glitzy costumes filled the streets of New Orleans for the annual fat Tuesday bash, opening a day of partyi... . People reach for beads and trinkets during the Krewe of Rex parade on Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015.

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  10. Bundle up, New Orleans: Mardi Gras is coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The day is known as Lundi Gras, the day before Mardi Gras. . Parade-goers vie for beads and trinkets during the Krewe of Proteus Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015.

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  11. Mardi Gras in New Orleans: glitzy balls, then the paradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The day is known as Lundi Gras, the day before Mardi Gras. . Parade-goers vie for beads and trinkets during the Krewe of Proteus Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015.

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  12. Vandalism: No solo tourists in New Orleans' oldest cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    1, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in New Orleans. Vandalism encouraged by unlicensed guides is pr... .

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  13. 'American Idol' talks of working with 'Empire'Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    "American Idol" producers have talked about a cross-promotion with "Empire," Fox's hot new series about a music industry family, perhaps getting some of the contestants on the scripted show, producers said Saturday. The two shows air back-to-back on Wednesday nights.

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