#Louisiana

Gainesville (US), May 29 (The Conversation) Every coastline in the North Atlantic is vulnerable to tropical storms, but some areas are more susceptible to hurricane destruction than others.

.East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, USA
Two suspects were reportedly involved in the shooting. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The incident occurred at IHOP restaurant on Seigen Lane
  • The other victim is expected to survive
  • Investigations are currently underway

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Another controversy hits US Police. (Representational/Pixabay)

  • Louisiana authorities claims undercut when a video showed the police tasing, dragging, choking and beating the man
  • The police initially told Greene's relatives that he died on impact when his car crashed into a tree during the chase
  • Only later did Louisiana state police acknowledge that they had used force during the arrest

.Louisiana, USA
Next week, President Biden is scheduled to negotiate at the White House with senior Republicans. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • Speaking in deep-Republican Louisiana, Joe Biden pitched his $2.3 trillion proposal
  • Republicans object to funding infrastructure by raising the corporate tax rate
  • "We've got to compete," Biden urged the Republicans

.Louisiana, USA
Troy Carter is the Chairman of Labor & Industrial Relations. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@troyc4Congress)

  • Carter became the first African-American to be elected as Senator of District 7 of Louisiana in 2015
  • He serves on multiple commitees
  • Troy Carter won 55% votes

.New Orleans, LA, USA
Seacor Power was a commercial vessel. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • At least one person was found dead by the US Coast Guard
  • The vessel was 129 feet long and had a 19 member crew
  • At 4:30 pm on Tuesday, the vessel sent distress signals to the coast guard

.St. Landry Parish, LA, USA
Gusty winds along with strong thunderstorms could be possible. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • Authorities have reported two deaths in Louisiana
  • St. Landry Parish official reported seven accounts of injuries and one death
  •  Flash floods could be a possibility along the Golf Coast

.Louisiana, USA
Julia Letlow previously worked at the University of Louisiana. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@jbletlow)

  • Julia Letlow won with more than 60% votes in her favour
  • Key members of the Republican Party like former US VP Mike Pence have backed her candidature
  • She won from the fifth district of Louisiana

.New Orleans, LA, USA
The State of Louisiana expanded the eligibility for COVID-19 vaccines on March 9. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • "Yesterday, individuals within the New Orleans Pelicans who meet the eligibility received the vaccine," Pelicans said
  • The Pelicans did not disclose which other team personnel received the vaccine
  • Adam Silver said at the All-Star Game that he wasn't aware of any players who had yet been vaccinated

.Houston, TX, USA
President Joe Biden speaks about efforts to combat COVID-19, in the State Dining Room of the White House. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • It is now time to open Texas 100%," Texas Republican Governor Greg Abbott announced on Tuesday
  • Similar rules were lifted in other states, including Michigan, Louisiana, and Mississippi
  • Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds also said that people no longer had to wear masks in public