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Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies at 76

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

Blanco was panned after the 2005 hurricane as unprepared, overwhelmed and indecisive, but views of her performance have since moderated.
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Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana's first woman governor, dies, led state through hurricanes

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Trailblazing former Louisiana Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, whose tenure was dominated by the trauma of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005, has died from complications of cancer, the state's current governor said on Sunday. She was 76.
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Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

1 month ago   |   By WESH

The 54th governor of Louisiana was the first woman elected governor of the state.
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UK airline & tour operator Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, leaving 600,000...

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Antonio Brown goes on Twitter tirade, claims he's done playing in NFL; takes...

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Arab politicians in Israel move to oust Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

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Pat Shurmur's subtle dig at Mike Francesa after Giants win

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Patricia Arquette honors Alexis Arquette during 2019 Emmy acceptance speech

Arquette demanded equal rights for the transgender community during her Emmy Awards speech on Sunday night. Read more ...

Florida cop suspended after arresting 6-year-old for throwing ‘tantrum'

Florida cop suspended after arresting 6-year-old for throwing ‘tantrum'

A Florida police officer who arrested two children - including a 6-year-old girl for throwing a tantrum - has been suspended as his department investigates the shocking... Read more ...