Hurricane Katrina

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Name: Hurricane Katrina
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

White House Hotel officially opens for business in Biloxi

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -For 30 years, a ghost of one of the Mississippi Gulf Coast's grand hotels sat on Highway 90 in Biloxi. Visitors would wonder if it was a casualty of Hurricane Katrina. Some locals hoped a developer would bring back the historic structure ... [Published WLOX - 8 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Flames destroy Old Cuevas Bistro

PASS CHRISTIAN, MS (WLOX) -"Destroyed." That is how Harrison County Fire Marshal Pat Sullivan described the aftermath of the Fire at The Old Cuevas Bistro on Menge avenue.Officials say the building caught fire around 11:30 Wednesday night. When firefighters ... [Published WLOX - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Area school chiefs fear language issue with immigrant influx

East Texas superintendents say a lack of language programs in their districts is a concern as state officials discuss a possible influx of immigrant children into Texas schools.A Texas House committee met Tuesday to discuss the impact of thousands of ... [Published News-Journal - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Is it ever appropriate to call a Cajun the c-word?

Is the word "coonass" offensive?A "coonass" is a sometimes-troubling word for a Cajun. People differ on whether it can be used as a term ofendearment or whether it is always a ethnic slur. Many say it depends on whether the person saying "coonass" is ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Hurricane Katrina
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Rebuilt Seafood Museum is 'story of a place'

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - The new Biloxi Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum will reopen Saturday, nine years after it was destroyed when Hurricane Katrina swept ashore at Point Cadet. It will again tell the 300-year story of South Mississippi's connection ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Lafayette Native Joins "The Quest"

1 minute 52 seconds ago byElves, orcs, magic, and action.With all of these elements, you probably wouldn't picture the hero of this tale to have a name like Bonnie."I work at the Academy of Magical Arts in Los Angeles, California. I'm from Louisiana. ... [Published KATC 3 - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Centennial Plaza developer hopes to announce anchor tenant soon

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -One of the many properties on the coast left damaged by Katrina has been sitting vacant since the hurricane. But, the historic Centennial plaza's vacancy could end soon.By as soon as next week, the developer of this 59 acre site hopes ... [Published WLOX - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Action Report: Fort Pike VFD rebuilds better after Katrina

Bill Capo / Eyewitness NewsEmail: bcapo@wwltv.com | Twitter: @billcapoState Fire Marshall Butch Browning visited the Fort Pike Volunteer Fire Department to praise what he described as a miraculous recovery following Hurricane Katrina."It is one of the ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Bearing Witness, Or Wearing Us Down?

#Gaza : More than 100 Palestinians said to have been killed in the last 24 hours http://t.co/4SCcrfLmt0 pic.twitter.com/37dxsYYBNA— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) July 29, 2014The firehose of social media allows both reporters and citizen journalists to ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Society benefits from citizens serving one another

From time to time many have pondered acts of service. We have service companies for which we pay. We include military service in our flexible ideas regarding service. In the game of tennis, those who serve well will seldom lose. Going to church is often ... [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Texas Lawmaker Uses Ethnic Slur To Describe Child Victims Of Hurricane Katrina

Rep. Dennis Bonnen CREDIT: AP Photo/Harry Cabluck A leader of the Texas House of Representatives referred to children who moved to Texas after Hurricane Katrina using a term viewed by many as a deeply offensive ethic slur. In an exchange first publicized ... [Published Think Progress - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

The Congressional Earmark Ban: the Real Bridge to Nowhere | Commentary

In 2005, a $223 million earmark to fund the construction of a bridge from Ketchikan, Alaska, to the tiny island of Gravina, Alaska, captured national attention. The earmark, which was included in a bill to provide funding for reconstruction efforts after ... [Published Roll Call Online - Jul 30 2014]

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"Rebecca is one of the most talented PR pros I have worked with in my almost 30 years in the profession," he explains. "She has a 15-year track record of managing extremely complex, sensitive issues for a global Fortune 100 company and has earned a ‘seat at the table’ within the highest levels of Dow’s organization."
"It's looks like everything is back to normal but it's not," Matt said. "I miss the parks the most. We don't get to go there very much anymore."
"I always prayed and hoped this day would come. I could have never voted to tear it down" Lucy Denton, a Biloxi resident said
..." He said "trace elements" are still being found in tarballs along the Fla. coast, even though "we were told they would dissolve when in contact with water."

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Why Davenport's new Master of Urban Education p... [Published Michigan Live - 1 hour ago]
Investigative dentistry benefits justice system [Published Community Voice - 1 hour ago]
Oakland Raiders to San Antonio? [Published Off the Kuff - 2 hours ago]
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Rebecca Bentley: 40 Under 40 2014 [Published PR Week UK - 5 hours ago]
Lyons, Longmont students impacted by flood copi... [Published Longmont Daily Times-Call - 5 hours ago]
Rebuilding [Published Business Week Mindanao - 7 hours ago]
White House Hotel officially opens for business... [Published WLOX - 8 hours ago]
Senators Landrieu, Rubio and Boxer rail against... [Published Examiner.com - 8 hours ago]
Local Moving Company Publishes 10 Tips to Make ... [Published Digital Journal - 9 hours ago]
R3SM expanding mission, developing new partners... [Published WDAM-TV - 9 hours ago]
Texas preparing for possibility of educating Ce... [Published KVUE News Online - 11 hours ago]
Waterline goes under I-110 without affecting tr... [Published WLOX - 11 hours ago]
ALDOT: I10 Ramp Repairs To Take 6-8 Weeks [Published WPMI - 12 hours ago]
Ready for anything: Former Snoqualmie mayor Fuz... [Published Snoqualmie Valley Record - 13 hours ago]
Bourgeois, Kerry Weber [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - 13 hours ago]
Louisiana State Bond Commission Agrees to Settl... [Published United States Department of Justice - 13 hours ago]
KY State Police Post 1 trooper retires [Published KFVS12 - 13 hours ago]
Pilot-Lawyer Earns 'Angel' Wings [Published Atlanta Daily Report - 15 hours ago]
Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The gre... [Published TranshumanTech - 15 hours ago]
What New Orleans public transit can glean from ... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - 15 hours ago]
Ox Lot 9 restaurant in Covington's Southern Hot... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - 15 hours ago]
Many vacationers bet on Biloxi [Published Florida Courier - 16 hours ago]
Remarks by the First Lady at the National Allia... [Published Noodls - 16 hours ago]
DA: 6 Abused Horses Being Removed From Gates, T... [Published MyFox Memphis - 17 hours ago]
'Best in Chow' is waging ‘BBQ Wars New Orleans’... [Published Examiner.com - 18 hours ago]
Big I Commends Senate Banking Committee For Exa... [Published Insurance Broadcasting - 18 hours ago]
How one New Orleans neighborhood worked to reop... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - 18 hours ago]
7 out-there GOP takes on the border crisis [Published MSNBC - 19 hours ago]
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Oakland Raiders to San Antonio? [Published Off the Kuff - 2 hours ago]
There’s more than one Oakland-based sports team that’s been scoping out San Antonio as a possible place to relocate. Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis and two top lieutenants met recently with several San Antonio officials to discuss the potential ...
Re: [tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The gre... [Published TranshumanTech - 15 hours ago]
http://www.smartplanet.com/blog/science-scope/earthquake-could-threaten-californias-water-supply/ ----- Original Message -----From: "Frank Forman" < checker@panix.com >To: "Transhuman Tech" < tt@postbiota.org >Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2014 ...
[tt] NS 2979: California's Katrina? The great d... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 31 2014]
"The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (andhence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless seriesof hobgoblins, all of them imaginary" (H.L. Mencken, _In Defence ofWomen_).NS 2979: California's Katrina? ...
Bearing Witness, Or Wearing Us Down? [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 31 2014]
#Gaza : More than 100 Palestinians said to have been killed in the last 24 hours http://t.co/4SCcrfLmt0 pic.twitter.com/37dxsYYBNA — BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) July 29, 2014 The firehose of social media allows both reporters and citizen journalists ...
Obama Peddles Impeachment Conspiracy Theories T... [Published RedState Blog - Jul 30 2014]
The definition of a conspiracy theory is that it requires belief in a secret agreement among other people in the absence of of any evidence of such an agreement. President Obama and the Democratic Party are presently peddling a conspiracy theory that ...
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Former New Orleans Mayor sentenced to 10 years [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 09 2014]
Breakingviews: UK floods are extreme, but this ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 14 2014]
Breakingviews: UK floods are extreme, but this ... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Feb 14 2014]
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin found guilty... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 12 2014]
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Prices pressured upward for US ethylene, downst... [Published Platts - News - Jul 21 2014]
Photo Release -- The First, The Peoples Bank, a... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 10 2014]
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