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State of emergency declared in New Orleans as flood threat looms

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NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana’s governor declared a state of emergency in New Orleans on Thursday as the city’s malfunctioning water-pumping system and the threat of more rain left some neighborhoods at greater risk of flooding. The city scrambled to repair fire-damaged equipment at a power plant and shore up its …

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Robert E. Lee statue to be taken down on Friday

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The city of New Orleans will take down a prominent statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on Friday, completing the southern city’s removal of four Confederate-related statues that some called divisive.  Unlike the first three statues, city officials plan to take Lee’s statue down during the day, with Mayor …

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