When is Mardi Gras 2015? Also known as “Fat Tuesday” in English, Mardi Gras is the big party day before Christians begin Lent. It’s biggest in New Orleans.

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The Louisiana Senate elections are likely to end in a runoff between Mary Landrieu, Bill Cassidy, and Rob Maness that could help determine control of the Senate. Here’s what you need to know.

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A tractor trailer stuck on train tracks in Mer Rouge, Lousiana was struck by a train carrying argon. Watch the scary collision of the two vehicles here.

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Lenar Whitney, Louisiana’s ultra-conservative Congressional hopeful, is the top candidate to be the next Michele Bachmann.

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Watch the incredible video of the Louisiana Boyou Corne Sinkhole swallowing dozens of large trees in only seconds.

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Hours before he was shot dead by a SWAT team, Ahmed posted a photos of a lone swordsman challenging a tank.

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Fuaed Ahmed was the 20-year-old man who held three people hostage in a St. Joseph, Louisiana, bank. Ahmed shot two hostages, killing one, before being killed by police.

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The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Fuaed Abdo Ahmed.

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An oil platform 55 miles off the coast of Louisiana’s Grand Isle State Park in the Gulf of Mexico experienced a “blowout” event at 9:50 a.m. this morning. This story is still developing…

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Steve Gleason, former safety for the New Orleans Saints, revealed his ALS in 2011. He types with his eyes, uses a wheelchair, and remained poised in the face of shameful mockery from DJs this week.

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A chemical plant explosion in Geismar, Louisiana, has resulted in evacuations and possible fatalities.

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