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In this Aug. 17, 2018, photo Three Brothers Bakery owners Bobby and Janice Jucker stand for a portrait at their South Braeswood Boulevard location in Houston. (Michael Ciaglo/Houston Chronicle via AP)
May 18, 2019 - 8:26 am
HOUSTON (AP) — A Houston bakery has lost its decades-long Kosher certification as it struggles to recover financially after being swamped by Hurricane Harvey. The Houston Chronicle reports that the Three Brothers Bakery, which has three locations, was ready to celebrate its 70th anniversary this...
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Jim Hanzo
May 17, 2019 - 6:36 am
Sunshine today with temperatures in the upper 80s, but look for some spotty showers to pop up with the possibility of storms for the weekend. Sunday is a better possibility for rain. "Spotty showers will be few and far between, mainly in the afternoon on Saturday, said your local weather expert,"...
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The Capitol is seen in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
May 14, 2019 - 2:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Democrats are signaling a willingness to include major elements of President Donald Trump's $4.5 billion request for humanitarian and security needs on the U.S.-Mexico border in an unrelated, widely backed disaster aid bill that appears to finally be breaking free of...
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May 13, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Good evening! Here's a look at how AP's news coverage is shaping up tonight in the Deep South. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to: The Atlanta AP Bureau at 404-522-8971 or apatlanta@ap.org The Columbia AP Bureau at 803-799-5510 or apcolumbia@ap.org The...
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Jack Harris
Auto repair shops are bracing for an onslaught of water logged car repairs today as they open for business after yesterday's street flooding. The Mother's Day Deluge has many people cleaning up from flood waters that got into some homes and businesses too. "We had four to five inches of rain," WWL...
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Jim Hanzo
May 12, 2019 - 5:07 pm
Finally the rain for the most part is over with and our area will begin to dry out. According to WWL-TV the substantial rainfall totals, upwards of 12-15 inches in parts of MS and 8-10 inches on the Northshore, has swollen rivers which have been overflowing their banks, but will begin falling today...
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May 12, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Good afternoon! Here's a look at how AP's news coverage is shaping up today in the Deep South. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to: The Atlanta AP Bureau at 404-522-8971 or apatlanta@ap.org The Columbia AP Bureau at 803-799-5510 or apcolumbia@ap.org The...
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Chris Miller
May 11, 2019 - 5:21 pm
The National Weather Service is warning of a "moderate to high risk of excessive rainfall" in parts of St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington Parish. ⚠️RT: Life threatening flash flooding likely tonight through Sunday morning. a HIGH RISK (the highest threat level) for excessive rainfall exists...
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The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch until 1:00pm for all of Southeast Louisiana. There is a threat of heavy rain that could cause streets and low lying areas to fill with water. Overnight storms blew through with radar indicated hail and tornadoes may have formed over part...
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The state of Louisiana is under a state of emergency. "Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards issued a statewide emergency declaration in the wake of damage caused by the severe weather that moved across Louisiana on Wednesday," the governor's office said in a news release. Officials fear even more damage...
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