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 New plight for Louisiana flood victims: Find a place to live

New plight for Louisiana flood victims: Find a place to live

Michael Kunzelman, Kevin McGill, Melinda DeSlatte

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    DENHAM SPRINGS, La. — Keisha Taylor, a 37-year-old mother of four, has spent three nights in two different shelters since her family fled the ... [Read More]

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