Kasey Panetta

Kasey Panetta

I'm a writer and journalist

I'm a writer and journalist who works on stories about everything from the newest technology to the latest health craze.

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4 Ways To Cut Sugar Without Realizing It

Too much sugar can add inches to your waistline and put your health at risk. Here's how to skim the sweet stuff from your diet without feeling any pain...

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Diverted Mississippi River heads toward Cajun homes, farms

Water from the inflated Mississippi River gushed through a floodgate Saturday for the first time in nearly four decades and headed toward thousands of Cajun homes and farmland....

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Politics - White House, Congress, Political & Election News - NBC News

Go to NBCNews.com for breaking news in US and world politics. Get video and expert analysis on the latest political debates, congress, national security and elections....

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Worst seems over at one flood front line — but not the other

Officials in Vicksburg, Miss., said the worst flooding appeared to be over in that area, but that was of no comfort to residents of the other front line: Louisiana's Cajun country....

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Swollen Mississippi threatens river towns

The Coast Guard said Friday night it is reopening a portion of the Mississippi River to barge traffic after closing it over concerns that the wake from vessels would top flood walls....

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Swollen Mississippi threatens river towns

The Coast Guard said Friday night it is reopening a portion of the Mississippi River to barge traffic after closing it over concerns that the wake from vessels would top flood walls....

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Tiny school is big symbol of Louisiana flooding

The deliberate flooding in Louisiana has come at the expense of towns like Stephensville, where a school has a bayou in back, the Atchafalaya River levee in front — and Mississippi River water coming at it....

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Tiny school is big symbol of Louisiana flooding

The deliberate flooding in Louisiana has come at the expense of towns like Stephensville, where a school has a bayou in back, the Atchafalaya River levee in front — and Mississippi River water coming at it....

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New Orleans gets flood help; Memphis breathes easier

Officials hoped that the worst was over in Memphis as the Mississippi neared its crest there, while downstream the U.S. government opened a spillway to relieve flooding pressure on New Orleans....

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New Orleans gets flood help; Memphis breathes easier

Officials hoped that the worst was over in Memphis as the Mississippi neared its crest there, while downstream the U.S. government opened a spillway to relieve flooding pressure on New Orleans....

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Poor taking brunt of Mississippi's bulge

The bloated Mississippi River and its tributaries are having their biggest impact on those with the least. Levees have protected urban areas but not smaller, and usually poorer, communities....

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Poor taking brunt of Mississippi's bulge

The bloated Mississippi River and its tributaries are having their biggest impact on those with the least. Levees have protected urban areas but not smaller, and usually poorer, communities....

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Floods creep up Memphis enclave of Mud Island

As engineers blasted a third section of a Missouri levee in a bid to manage flooding, Memphis residents were told they could expect to see flooded areas through all of May....

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Floods creep up Memphis enclave of Mud Island

As engineers blasted a third section of a Missouri levee in a bid to manage flooding, Memphis residents were told they could expect to see flooded areas through all of May....

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Mississippi now taking toll on Delta homes, crops, casinos

The Mississippi crest rolled past Memphis, going easy on much of the city, yet downriver in the Delta region floodwaters washed away crops, damaged hundreds of homes and closed casinos....