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No. 5 LSU looks to slow Ole Miss

LSU calls itself "DBU" because it has sent several talented defensive backs to the NFL. Mississippi has the most prolific ...

Panthers pleased with Newtons consistency

Norv Turner is with his eighth team as an offensive coordinator and when he assumed the responsibilities for the Carolina ...

Eagles Pederson addresses technique with CB Mills

Perhaps the two biggest concerns coming out the Philadelphia Eagles' 20-16 win over the Indianapolis Colts were addressed by head ...

Maria's death toll climbed long after rain stopped

San Juan - Disabled and elderly people were discharged from overwhelmed hospitals with bedsores that led to fatal infections. Medical ...

Deputy pinned by cow uses stun gun to free himself

BATON ROUGE - An area doctor is hoping she can carry on her brother's legacy through free health screenings. Dr. ...

Verizon customers reporting outages in Baton Rouge, nationwide

BATON ROUGE - An area doctor is hoping she can carry on her brother's legacy through free health screenings. Dr. ...

Just Dunkin': Dunkin' Donuts to change its name

The change will officially take place in January, when the new name will start appearing on napkins, boxes and signs ...

Southern University continues to see rise in enrollment

BATON ROUGE - Southern University has announced it's continuing to see an upward trend in enrollment at its Baton Rouge ...

Cosby denied bail; to be locked up immediately

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Bill Cosby has left a Pennsylvania courtroom in handcuffs to begin serving a three-to-10 year prison ...

Woman accused of stealing nearly $70k through food stamp, social security fraud

An active pattern of showers and thunderstorms will continue through the week as several fronts come into, but not through, ...

Livingston Parish Public Schools say goodbye to Southside Elementary, Junior High Schools

BATON ROUGE - Many residents at a public meeting Monday night were angry that six railroad crossings near downtown could ...

DOTD to discuss widening of LA 44, roundabout in Ascension Parish

GONZALES - The Department of Transportation and Development is hosting a public meeting to inform residents about proposed roadwork in ...

Community meetings held to promote employment in EBR

BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome is taking time to promote more city-parish services aimed at ...

Following Hurricane Florence chaos, firefighters throw surprise birthday party for boy

HARRISBURG, NC - A fire department in North Carolina brought a smile to a little boy's face on his third ...

'Making a Murderer' sequel set to premiere Oct. 19

A sequel to the popular 'Making a Murderer' documentary series is set to premiere Oct. 19 on Netflix.The first 'Making ...

Michael Kors ups the glamour, buys Versace for $2 billion

NEW YORK -- Michael Kors is buying the Italian fashion house Versace in a deal worth more than $2 billion ...

Mississippi casino revenue rises as sports betting begins

JACKSON, MISS. - Overall casino revenue rose sharply in Mississippi in August with the start of sports betting in the ...

Prison guard in training accused of having inappropriate relationships with multiple inmates

ST. GABRIEL - A cadet training at the Elayn Hunt Correctional Center in Iberville Parish was arrested after an investigation ...

Gonzales could fine property owners for uncut grass

GONZALES - Neglecting to cut your grass could soon cost you in Gonzales, but only if the city has to ...

Gracie Zaunbrecher, 8-year-old who inspired LSU Gymnastics squad, has passed away

BATON ROUGE - A girl whose bond with LSU Gymnastics turned her into a mascot for the squad has passed ...

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World Leaders Stress Need to Educate Girls

UNITED NATIONS - Leaders of France, Canada and Britain called Tuesday on world nations to boost efforts to educate girls, ...

Germany, Saudi Arabia Agree to Turn Page on Diplomatic Dispute

UNITED NATIONS - Germany and Saudi Arabia agreed on Tuesday to enter a new phase in relations after a diplomatic ...

Bosnia Locked in Nationalistic Time Warp

AHMIC, BOSNIA - Twenty five years ago, Croat paramilitaries attacked on three sides around the time of morning prayers, leaving ...

Home Affairs announces new visa amendments in a bid to boost tourism

In a bid to boost tourism to the country, South Africa is finalising a number of visa waiver agreements with ...

World Leaders Recommit to Peace in Honor of Mandela

UNITED NATIONS - World leaders Monday recommitted themselves to the search for peace as they gathered for a United Nations ...

'Village Rockstars' director hopes to inspire northeastern filmmakers

New Delhi [India], Sep 24 (ANI): Assamese director Rima Das, whose film 'Village Rockstars' has been selected as India's official ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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