In New Orleans: Staged accidents, disbarred lawyer, stuntwoman attorney

A complex federal case involving a New Orleans man who allegedly made a living by causing car wrecks, a stuntwoman-turned-lawyer who represented him and her fiancé — a disbarred lawyer and convicted felon — took a gothic turn this week when the accused accident stager was fatally shot ahead of his arraignment. [09/26/2020]

NOPD investigates

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Florida lifts COVID restrictions

Florida Governor Ron Desantis lifted all coronavirus restrictions on restaurants and bars effective immediately (September 25), saying he is also prohibiting local governments from closing businesses or imposing any restrictions without justification. [09/25/2020]

Ron Desantis

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China Virus breakthrough?

Researchers recently isolated a molecule that could help create a drug capable of neutralizing the China Virus. Clinical trials involving the drug are set to begin on humans next year. [09/19/2020]

Mask wearing crowd

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg dies at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, died September 18th at her home in Washington. She was 87. [09/19/2020]

Ruth Bader Ginsberg

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Pemanent lockdown?

Dr. Anthony Fauci says that contrary to the implicit promise numerous politicians made that COVID-19 restrictions would only last “until there’s an effective vaccine,” the arrival of a vaccine won’t mean life will return to normal, perhaps for more than a year. [Opinion 09/14/2020]

DR. Anthony Fauci

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Louisiana astronaut charged

Louisiana doesn't have many astronauts to its credit yet, but James Halsell was one of them. He flew the Space Shuttle five times and retired in 2006. He often visited New Orleans’ Michoud Assembly Facility in his home state to see work being done on the Space Shuttle External Tanks. He led the NASA Return to Flight Planning Team, responsible for implementing the recommendations of the Columbia accident investigation board into the Shuttle Program. But now, he's under criminal investigation for his own car accident, which killed two young girls near Tuscaloosa, Alabama. [09/10/2020]

Astronaut James Halsell

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LSU helmets cooled against China virus

I don't know, but I been told, Facebook “jailed” a DJ friend of mine for posting a link to this story. They said it “goes against our standards on misinformation that could cause physical harm...” I guess the think the LSU Office of Innovation & Technology Commercialization is either evil or too stupid to invent a safe helmet cooling system and apply for a patent thereon. Here, we let you make up your own mind. Meanwhile, join my DJ friend and me on MeWe.com for uncensored info. [09/07/2020]

LSU Helmet Cooler

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CDC: 6% of American deaths from COVID alone

The CDC just published data on the causes of American deaths from February 1st through August 26th. It's best viewed graphically, and self-described “data freak” Willis Eschenbach has done the graphing. Keep his graph in mind the next time you see a “fact check” telling you how to interpret the CDC’s data. [09/01/2020]

Damage in Kenosha

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$30 million damage in Kenosha

JD hopes his drone never has to fly over unnecessary damage like this any where close to his neighborhood. This is Kenosha, Wisconsin as it looks today. And Hurricane Laura got nowhere near it. [09/01/2020]

Damage in Kenosha

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