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Louisiana National Guardsmen rescue people in LaPlace, Louisiana, in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. More than 6,000 members of the National Guard from more than a dozen states are in Louisiana assisting state and federal partners with relief efforts.

At least one Catholic church near New Orleans has opened its doors to serve as an emergency shelter.

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