Sun, 03 Jul 2022

Baton Rouge Post

Section

May sees 10.7% surge in US home sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: In May, sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly increased, but this is expected to be temporary, as ...


Twins eager to build on walk-off win over Orioles

The Minnesota Twins will try to keep their positive momentum rolling on Saturday when they take on the Baltimore Orioles ...


Fentanyl, cocaine cited in death of Ravens' Jaylon Ferguson

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson died last month at the age of 26 from the combined effects of fentanyl and ...


US allows ship to unload Russian oil cargo after finding no breach of sanctions: Reports

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States on Friday allowed a halted oil tanker transporting fuel products from Russia ...


Twins name Pete Maki as pitching coach

The Minnesota Twins named Pete Maki as their pitching coach on Friday. Maki replaces Wes Johnson, who accepted the role ...


Arch Manning already favored to be No. 1 overall draft pick

Arch Manning won't step on the field for the University of Texas until 2023 but he's already the favorite to ...


51 Migrants Die After Trailer Abandoned in Texas Heat; 3 Arrested

San Antonio - Desperate families of migrants from Mexico and Central America are seeking word of their loved ones asDesperate ...


U.S. in "national battle" over abortion rights

Robin Giarrusso, an Orleans Parish civil district court judge, on Monday issued a temporary restraining order blocking Louisiana, one of ...


Conservative Christians Rejoice After Supreme Court Rules on Abortion

"I pumped my fist a bunch of times in the air and I let out a big 'Yes!'" a beaming ...


Twins pitching coach leaves for same position at LSU

Minnesota Twins pitching coach Wes Johnson is leaving to take the same role at LSU. The Twins announced Monday that ...


All-Time Numbers Within Striking Distance For These Bengals in 2022

Geoff Hobson Numbers we'd like to see some Bengals put up in 2022.(Stats from Pro Football Reference.)1,455 _ Wide receiver ...


Business

Section

Washington reports US economy falls 1.6 percent in Q1 2022

WASHINGTON D.C.: Due to the record high trade deficit and a resurgence in COVID-19 infections that curbed spending on services, ...

Chip design center to be built by MediaTek, Indiana Purdue University

TAIPEI, Taiwan: The world's fourth largest chip designer by revenue, Taiwan's MediaTek, has told Reuters that it plans to create ...

Stock markets in U.S. revive after sharp sell-off, dollar forges ahead

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday, a day after major across-the-board sell-offs."Consensus estimates for 2022 and ...

Swiss pharma Novartis to cut 7.4% of global workforce

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss pharmaceutical group Novartis has said, as part of its previously announced restructuring program, that it could cut ...

Shanghai Disney opens gates after city ends Covid lockdowns

SHANGHAI, China: Walt Disney Company reopened Shanghai Disneyland on 30th June, one month after the city lifted a two month ...

Asian stocks shunned by investors, Nikkei 225 loses 457 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia skidded lower Friday with all the major indices recording solid losses."Capitulation is the ...

Louisiana

Section

US airports saw 2.45 million air passengers on June 24

WASHINGTON D.C.: Despite weather and staffing issues resulting in travel disruptions, last week the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened ...

May sees 10.7% surge in US home sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: In May, sales of new U.S. single-family homes unexpectedly increased, but this is expected to be temporary, as ...

Fentanyl, cocaine cited in death of Ravens' Jaylon Ferguson

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson died last month at the age of 26 from the combined effects of fentanyl and ...

US allows ship to unload Russian oil cargo after finding no breach of sanctions: Reports

Washington [US], July 1 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States on Friday allowed a halted oil tanker transporting fuel products from Russia ...

Twins name Pete Maki as pitching coach

The Minnesota Twins named Pete Maki as their pitching coach on Friday. Maki replaces Wes Johnson, who accepted the role ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Baton Rouge Post.

More Information
87
Fair in Baton Rouge

World

Section
Arab states reaching energy targets with alternative solar, wind power

DUBAI, UAE: The Arab states have built significant amounts of solar and wind power installations, and are in line to ...


Indian hospital treats chemotherapy patients on road after floods

ASSAM, India: During this week's heavy rains, which caused the region's worst floods in years, staff at the Cachar Cancer ...


Junta air force strikes back after military outpost attacked

KAREN STATE, Myanmar - Over the past three days, an army outpost meters away from Myanmar's border with Thailand has ...


Unable to staff airports, Germany to bring in foreign workers

BERLIN, Germany: A German Interior Ministry spokesperson has said that in a bid to relieve airports overwhelmed by staff shortages ...


Watford FC bans Qatar friendly due to fans' human rights concerns

WATFORD, UK: Watford F.C. has cancelled a friendly match against the Qatar national team due to the Gulf country's human ...


Indonesian president seeks immediate ceasefire in Ukraine

JAKARTA, Indonesia: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said that he will urge his Russian and Ukrainian counterparts to open peace ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Baton Rouge Post Wire

Section

Scroll down for more