Sat, 19 Sep 2020

Nearly two thirds of U.S. restaurant closures will be permanent

SAN FRANCISCO, California, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- About 60 percent of U.S. business closures since March are permanent, indicating the ...

Tens of millions of Americans falling victim to student loan traps

The democratic principle of tuition-free education pre-dates the founding of the United States. The first public primary education was offered ...

Baylor-Houston among two games called off for Saturday

Houston and Baylor will not meet Saturday in a game the teams added to their schedules just last week. Additionally, ...

Arians: Bucs WR Godwin 'doubtful' for Sunday

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Chris Godwin returned to the practice field on Friday, however his availability for this weekend's ...

Buccaneers WR Godwin returns to practice field

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Chris Godwin returned to the practice field on Friday after successfully going through the league's ...

Duplantis vaults into history and gives athletics a new star

Armand Duplantis has pole-vaulted into history aged just 20, eclipsing the outdoor world record of Sergey Bubka that has stood ...

Indian-Pacific Quad working together to break Chinese monopoly

Canberra [Australia], September 18 (ANI): In a bid to break the Chinese monopoly on processing rare earth elements, the Indian-Pacific ...

Saints activate Washington off COVID reserve; Thomas DNP

The New Orleans Saints on Thursday activated running back/special teams player Dwayne Washington off the COVID-19 reserve list after 18 ...

Broncos sign veteran Chickillo to address LB shortage

The Denver Broncos are signing veteran linebacker Anthony Chickillo off the New Orleans Saints' practice squad, agent Drew Rosenhaus said ...

Report: Kings to hire McNair as head of basketball ops

The Sacramento Kings will hire longtime Houston Rockets executive Monte McNair to be their new head of basketball operations, according ...

Hurricane Sally Threatens Historic Floods Along US Gulf Coast

NAVARRE BEACH, FLORIDA - Heavy rain and pounding surf driven by Hurricane Sally hit the Florida and Alabama coasts Tuesday ...

Transcript - Sean Payton Conference Call 9/17/20 | Week 2 vs. Raiders

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton talks about preparations for their Week 2 'Monday Night Football' matchup at the ...

Saints Morning Break for Friday, Sept. 18

A collection of headlines on the Saints and the NFL New Orleans Saints From NOLA.comSaints-Raiders get 'The Killers' halftime show ...

Transcript - Sean Payton Conference Call 9/18/20 | Week 2 vs. Raiders

New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton on Dwayne Washington and the preparations for their Week 2 matchup against the ...

Late for Work 9/18: Pundits Near Unanimous in Ravens vs. Texans Picks

Kevin Eck Pundits Near Unanimous in Ravens vs. Texans PicksWhat was expected to be a shootout between the Ravens and ...

Home Openers for the Books| Daily Brew

John Harris The Texans' home opener will take place this Sunday at 3:25 PM and that's sort of a minor ...

Inbox: It's turn-the-page day

Clearly there are segments that remain a work in progress Mike Spofford Jerry from Rhinelander, WIAllen Lazard brings much more ...

Panthers at Buccaneers Game Preview

Will Bryan The Panthers enter NFC South play in Week 2 as they head to Florida to take on the ...

Know your Foe: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Will Bryan Unless you've been living under a rock for the past six months, you've probably heard the Buccaneers have ...

Week 2 NFL Notes: Cam gets it done

Paul Perillo One week in the books and we already have some major shakeups at the top. The Patriots posted ...

Raiders' grand opening in Las Vegas will have MNF, but no fans

The Raiders make their Las Vegas debut when they host the New Orleans Saints on Monday Night Football. They will ...

Judge- Louisiana must return to pandemic mail-in voting

Judge: Louisiana must return to pandemic mail-in voting Taiwan News ...

Zachary officers return to Deridder 15 years after helping Hurricane Rita hit the area

Zachary police officers and other community residents have been making the trip back and forth to southwest Louisiana to help ...

Some horses sickened with mosquito-borne virus in south Louisiana after Hurricane Laura - Westside

Three horses tested positive recently for a potentially deadly mosquito-borne illness in southern Louisiana, raising concerns from state officials about ...

Chabad of Baton Rouge to hold outdoor Shofar service on Sept. 20 - Faith

With the High Holidays approaching and the coronavirus creating difficulties for many in joining a traditional synagogue service, Chabad of ...

Work begins on deepening Mississippi River to 50 feet New Orleans CityBusiness

Work begins on deepening Mississippi River to 50 feet New Orleans CityBusiness ...

New companies face tough task overcoming pandemic, recession u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

Julie Campbell had to rethink her new wallpaper business before she could sell her first sheet. Campbell launched Pasted Paper ...

Industry groups try to reverse decision on coastal lawsuits u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

A federal appeals court should reverse a three-judge panel's decision that lawsuits seeking to make oil and gas companies pay ...

Jefferson Parish to return more students to the classroom u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

Jefferson Parish Schools has released its plan to return more students to in-person learning. The school system outlined its goals ...

4 Louisiana brands to pitch products for Walmart, Sam's Club stores u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

Four Louisiana businesses have been invited to pitch their products for a chance to put them in Walmart and Sam's ...

New companies face tough task overcoming pandemic, recession New Orleans CityBusiness

Owners of all these fledgling companies face a tough road as they try to bring in customers and thrive. ...

Bond Commission approves long slate of December tax elections u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

The Louisiana State Bond Commission on Thursday approved 61 local tax elections that will appear on voters' December ballots, amid ...

Long-term mortgage rates change little; 30-year at 2.87% u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

U.S. average rates on long-term mortgages changed little this week as they hover at historically low levels. Mortgage buyer Freddie ...

Jefferson Parish to return more students to the classroom New Orleans CityBusiness

Jefferson Parish Schools has released its plan to return more students to in-person learning. ...

Industry groups try to reverse decision on coastal lawsuits New Orleans CityBusiness

A federal appeals court should reverse a three-judge panel's decision that lawsuits seeking to make oil and gas companies pay ...

Bond Commission approves long slate of December tax elections New Orleans CityBusiness

The Louisiana State Bond Commission on Thursday approved 61 local tax elections that will appear on voters December ballots. ...

4 Louisiana brands to pitch products for Walmart, Sams Club stores New Orleans CityBusiness

Four Louisiana businesses have been invited to pitch their products for a chance to put them in Walmart and Sam's ...

Lost your job in the pandemic? LCTCS aims to re-train u2013 New Orleans CityBusiness

Louisiana Community and Technical College System has begun a short-term program for those who lost jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

Covington Man Charged With Making a False Declaration In Connection With a Bankruptcy O-EDLA

Penh Kang of Covington has been charged with making a false declaration in connection with a bankruptcy. ...

Long-term mortgage rates change little; 30-year at 2.87% New Orleans CityBusiness

U.S. average rates on long-term mortgages changed little this week as they hover at historically low levels. ...

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
76
Partly Cloudy in Baton Rouge

World

Section
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday from complications with cancer.Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal and the second woman ...

Somalia Names New PM, Revises Election Plan

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on Thursday appointed a political newcomer to become prime minister, nearly two months after the ...

Will Russia Snatch Up Belarusian Industrial Assets Amid Crisis?

With Belarus facing a shaky future after a disputed election sparked a wave of protests and a brutal crackdown by ...

Dutch Launch Case Against Syria Over 'Horrific' Torture

The Netherlands launched a bid Friday to hold Syria responsible under international law for "gross human rights violations", in a ...

UNICEF Criticizes Sentencing of 13-Year Old for Blasphemy in Nigeria

ABUJA, NIGERIA - The United Nations Children's Agency, UNICEF, has condemned a Nigerian court for upholding a 10-year prison sentence ...

Civilian injured in ceasefire violation in J-K's Balakot

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 18 (ANI): One civilian injured in ceasefire violation in the Balakot sector of Poonch ...

Featured story

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 ...

Read More