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The mosquito population in southwest Louisiana is so big after Hurricane Laura that swarms of them are killing cows and horses

The mosquito population is exploding in southwest Louisiana in aftermath of Hurricane Laura. Livestock owners have reported numerous cattle, horse, and deer deaths from mosquito attacks, according to a Louisiana State University AgCenter press release. The swarms of mosquitoes have sucked the blood out of the animals until “they can’t […]
The mosquito population in southwest Louisiana is so big after Hurricane Laura that swarms of them are killing cows and horses
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Hurricane Laura knocked down a Confederate ‘Defender’s Monument’ in Louisiana, weeks after local officials voted to keep it

The South’s Defenders Memorial Monument in Lake Charles, Louisiana, which honours fallen Confederate soldiers, has been the subject of controversy for decades. On Thursday, Hurricane Laura’s fierce winds toppled the Confederate soldier atop the monument. The damage came just weeks after parish officials voted to keep the monument outside the […]
Hurricane Laura knocked down a Confederate ‘Defender’s Monument’ in Louisiana, weeks after local officials voted to keep it
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Photos show the aftermath of Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a Category 4 storm and pummelled Louisiana and Texas

Hurricane Laura touched down as a Category 4 storm and lashed Louisiana and Texas early Thursday. In the lead-up to Laura’s arrival on the US Gulf Coast, the National Hurricane Centre forecast “unsurvivable storm surge,” “destructive waves,” and “catastrophic damage.” Photos and videos that emerged on Thursday showed widespread destruction. […]
Photos show the aftermath of Hurricane Laura, which made landfall as a Category 4 storm and pummelled Louisiana and Texas