LRN Newscast 16:30 05-01-15

The US Government has been ruled liable for some of the Hurricane Katrina flooding from a 2005 lawsuit that blames a now-closed Mississippi River Gulf Outlet for much of the flooding in New Orleans. Federal Judge Susan Braden has set a hearing for next Wednesday in Washington.

The full Louisiana Senate approves a measure that would require public school systems to promote the online homework assistance service…
CUT 2 (25) “reporting”

The NFL is reporting Baton Rouge Police will interview former LSU football star La’ell Collins on on Monday, regarding the murder case of a pregnant woman. Collins wnet undrafted in the first round of the NFL draft.
Tomorrow is Boating Education Lagniappe Day, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will be hosting nine boating education certification events across the state…
CUT 11 (12) Q: ‘navigation rules’
That’s LDWF spokesman Gabe Giffin.

Three people have been arrested in connection with the overdose death of a St. Landry Parish man. Twenty-six year-old Lance Gordon died after being injected with a drug cocktail prepared by 29 year-old Jessica Stelly, who did not call 9-1-1. Stelly faces second degree murder charges, and her two associates were each charged with negilent homicide…
CUT 5 (08) Q: “day in court”
That’s St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office Lt. Clay Higgins.