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Trump pushes 'America First energy policy' on Louisiana trip

Trump claimed to the crowd: ``Bernie's got a lot of energy. But it's energy to get rid of your jobs.'' The visit is Trump's third to Louisiana since he took office. He also used the trip to attend a fundraiser in Metairie.

Search on for Louisiana man suspected in 5 deaths

Ascension sheriff’s spokeswoman Allison Hudson says authorities believe the shootings in the two parishes are connected, and investigators from both jurisdictions are working together.


Group loses bid to save Louisiana Confederate monument

In his ruling last month, James said the group failed to prove it had any ``private property interest'' in the land where the monument sits. He also rejected arguments that parish officials had violated the group's rights to free speech and equal protection under law.

Louisiana: Police deputy kills man, alleges his girlfriend tried to grab gun

A police report released Monday says a sheriff's deputy in central Louisiana shot and killed a man after his girlfriend jumped on the officer's back, bit him and tried to grab his gun. But the girlfriend's attorney disputed that account.

Sanders wins in Kansas, Nebraska; Hillary wins in Louisiana

US broadcasters projected Hillary Clinton would be the victor in the night's only Democratic primary, in the southern state of Louisiana.

Bobby Jindal demits office as Louisiana Governor

Jindal has decided to work with a think-tank America Next.


Louisiana shooting: Gunman kills police officer, mayor's sister in US

The fourth victim — Courtney Jolivette, Wiley's wife — was in surgery Wednesday night at Apria Medical Center in Alexandria.

Lafayette theatre gunman took his time, was methodical during rampage: Bobby Jindal

The shooter turned back as police officers approached, reloading and firing into the crowd before killing himself with a single shot inside the theater.

Louisiana shooting: Bobby Jindal calls for prayers for families of victims

"I'm on my way to Lafayette right now. Please say a prayer for the victims at Grand Theatre and their families," Jindal wrote on twitter.

Louisiana: Three killed, 7 injured as gunman opens fire in Lafayette movie theatre

The shooting took place at the Grand Theatre in the city of Lafayette, Louisiana. Police said they know the gunman's identity but are not releasing it.