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Tom Kepner, left, stocks gas containers as shoppers buy hurricane items at The Home Depot in Lady Lake on Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 5, 2017. Buyers are preparing for Hurricane Irma. The store was out of generators and water early Tuesday. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)

Food bank, Red Cross anticipate long-term response

By Paul Swiech | The Pantagraph
September 12, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., at a mock swearing-in ceremony in the U.S. Capitol on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016. Ryan swore in three new members of Congress, James Comer, R-Ky., Colleen Hanabusa, D-Hawaii, and Dwight Evans, D-Pa. (Bill Clark/Congressional Quarterly/Newscom/Zuma Press/TNS)

House approves $7.85B in emergency Harvey aid

By Tom Brune | Newsday
September 6, 2017
A military search and rescue helicopter is refueling mid-flight before resuming nighttime missions over areas flooded in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey in Lumberton, Texas, on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017. (Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Harvey aid, seen topping Katrina and Sandy, may be in batches

By Ryan McCrimmon | CQ-Roll Call
September 1, 2017
A large boat storage facility teeters on the brink of collapse after being ripped apart by Hurricane HarveyTexas in Rockport, Texas, on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Harvey’s toll: 30,000 expected in Houston shelters, 450,000 may need disaster help

By Matt Pearce and Molly Hennessy-Fiske | Los Angeles Times
August 28, 2017
David Duke, the former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard, spoke about his admiration for Donald Trump and his own U.S. Senate campaign on Sept. 19, 2016, at his home in Mandeville, La. (Todd J. Gillman/Dallas Morning News/TNS)

With white supremacists drawn into political mainstream, David Duke declares victory

By By Lisa Mascaro | Tribune Washington Bureau
September 30, 2016
David Lester drives a tractor through a flooded street in Breaux Bridge, La. (Molly Hennessy-Fiske/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Volunteers from Illinois boost Red Cross relief efforts in Louisiana

By Marion Renault | Chicago Tribune
August 26, 2016
President Obama speaks during the third day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Obama arrives in Louisiana to tour flood-ravaged areas, but some say he’s too late

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske and Lisa Mascaro | Tribune Washington Bureau
August 24, 2016
The skyline of New Orleans is seen in the distance down the London Avenue Canal. (Chris Adams/McClatchy DC/TNS)

Louisiana town was flooded six months ago. Now the water is back, and even higher

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske | Los Angeles Times
August 18, 2016
SIU's young softball pitchers ready for season

SIU’s young softball pitchers ready for season

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE
February 8, 2016
Creole Stomp talks Cajun music, SIU and park shows

Creole Stomp talks Cajun music, SIU and park shows

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE
July 21, 2015
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