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Tell us your favorite line from the Declaration of Independence

Published   Jun 10, 2024 06:02PM
The Fourth of July is approaching, and every year Morning Edition takes the holiday to reflect on the nation’s founding document — The Declaration of Independence.

What comes to your mind when you think about the Declaration of Independence?

We’re asking our listeners to send us their favorite lines, words or phrases in the Declaration of Independence, and tell us why those lines stick out to you and what significance they hold.

Here’s a list of questions to answer and share with us:

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Ex-KSTP anchor Bill Lunn resigns as Shreveport cops launch s

A FORMER news anchor is under investigation after allegedly making plans to have sex with an underage girl.

The ex-news anchor and news director Bill Lunn is under investigation by police in Shreveport, Louisiana - nearly three hours fro ... Read more

Shreveport Cops Investigating Local Anchor for Arranging Mee

Former Shreveport, Louisiana anchor Bill Lunn is being investigated by the Shreveport Police Department after allegedly arranging a meeting with a teenage girl for sex.

On Monday morning, Lunn quit his roles at ABC affiliate KTBS. He was ... Read more

Louisiana's Top Family Competes on Family Feud: Ranking the

“50 Cent Announces New Leader for G-Unit Studios in Shreveport: Louisiana Highlights and Sweet Treats”

Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, known for his successful music career and entrepreneurship, has announced a new growth and developme ... Read more

After Missouri banned abortion, the state saw 25% drop in OB-GYN residency applicants

Published   Jun 05, 2024 09:00AM
Medical students and residents increasingly come to Dr. Colleen McNicholas with the same concern: will their training in Missouri prepare them to competently care for pregnant patients?

McNicholas, who for years was among the few doctors performing elective abortions in Missouri, said that fear is reflected in a report released in May by the Association of American Medical Colleges. It found Missouri had more than a 25% drop in applicants for OB-GYN medical residencies since 2022, when abortion became illegal in the state.
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Weather Service: More Severe Weather in Louisiana Wednesday

It rained so hard in Shreveport, Louisiana on Tuesday that Shreveport Police had to close a lake. Officials in Monroe, Louisiana reported downed trees on major roadways. Residents of St Landry, Acadia, and Lafayette parishes all experienced similar s ... Read more

Shreveport 11-Year-Old Missing and Believed to be Runaway

The Shreveport Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating an 11-year-old runaway, La’Traymon Hayes.

La’Traymon was last seen on June 3rd, 2024, in the 7400 block of Glenleaf Road in Shreveport, Louisiana. He is ... Read more

Joe Maxey avis de décès

Joe Paul Maxey was born September 27, 1942 in Many, Louisiana to the late Annie Bell Maxey and Paul Maxey. He honorably served in the United States Army from 1964 to 1968. While serving, he met the love of his life, Bess, who was also serving in the ... Read more