Louisiana coronavirus: 1,513 new cases, hospitalizations jump by 122; see latest dataThe Louisiana Department of Health reported 1,513 more confirmed coronavirus cases and 16 more deaths in its noon update Sunday.NOLA.com Shared .
AP Top 25: Why Ohio State football, Wisconsin Badgers fell, Louisiana Lafayette rose on one voter's ballotPlus, why our AP voter is keeping the Florida Gators where they've been, despite some impressive performances recently.Tampa Bay Times Shared .
Heavy rain forecast from Louisiana through the SoutheastWe're still watching the same storm organize over the Southeast.Fox News Shared .
Louisiana picks contractor for I-10 widening in Baton RougeBATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana has picked a contractor to handle the first phase of a new Interstate 10 project in the Baton Rouge area that will expand the regularly traffic-snarled roadway.SFChronicle.com Shared .
The contentious 1991 gubernatorial race in Louisiana between ex-KKK leader and Republican David Duke and Democrat Edwin Edwards shows the path forwardDespite winning the presidency, Democrats had an awful 2020. Here's how progressives in the South can learn from history to pave a path forward.Business Insider Shared .
Los Angeles Chargers Activate Austin Ekeler from Injured ReserveThe Los Angeles Chargers today activated running back Austin Ekeler from Reserve / Injured; Designated for Return and waived defensive end Jessie Lemonier.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana prisons hastily pull plug on resuming family visits during coronavirusPrisons had been planning for a month to allow relatives starting Thanksgiving week.NOLA.com Shared .
7 Louisiana Channel Interviews Exploring the Architecture, Thoughts and Design Values of Renowned ArchitectsThese 7 Louisiana Channel interviews provide fascinating insights into the design thinking and work of distinguished architects.ArchDaily Shared .
Dez Bryant Signed to Ravens' 53-Man RosterThe veteran wide receiver was officially signed to the 53-man roster Saturday, promoted from the practice squad after originally signing with Baltimore on Oct.New Orleans News Shared .
Motherwell 1-2 St Johnstone: Perth side come from behind to reach last eightSt Johnstone stage a dramatic comeback to beat Motherwell in an all top-flight meeting to progress to the Scottish League Cup quarter-finals.New Orleans News Shared .
Spring opening on the cards for St Paul's Church event space in PerthThe restored 'ruin' of St Paul's Church is looking closer to being finished with Perth and Kinross Council indicating a spring opening of the new space for open-air events.New Orleans News Shared .
A Peace of My Mind2020 continues to be a year of transformation in my life. As a wife, mother, and young woman.New Orleans Mom Shared .
How To Watch, Listen and Follow To The Bengals-Giants Week 12 GameTune in to the Week 12 matchup as the Bengals host the New York Giants on Sunday at 1 p.m.New Orleans News Shared .
Fresno St is Ahmed Hassanein's fifth offer since move from EgyptCould Fresno State's next recruit come from Egypt? While Fresno State has filled most of its 2021 recruiting class, a defensive lineman who spent most of his life on the continent of Africa has become one of Fresno State's newest recruiting targets.New Orleans News Shared .
Coronavirus in Louisiana: The latest numbers and how to keep your family safeHere are the latest Louisiana coronavirus numbers: Sign up for our Newsletters LDH has discontinued the daily update on Saturdays.MSN Shared .
Ben Affleck, Ana de Armas spend first Thanksgiving togetherWashington, November 29 : Hollywood star Ben Affleck, girlfriend Ana de Armas enjoyed a family-filled Thanksgiving weekend together.New Orleans News Shared .
Supreme Court Deals Blow to Controversial Louisiana Pastor Over Coronavirus RestrictionsTony Spell, the megachurch pastor who continued to hold large services in spite of COVID-19 orders effected last spring, argued that places of worship should have full control over decisions about assembly in a since-dismissed legal petition.MSN Shared .
Washington finally set to open vs. No. 2 BaylorThe Washington Huskies opened last season with a 67-64 victory against then-No. 16 Baylor in the Armed Forces Classic at Anchorage, Alaska.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana picks contractor for I-10 widening in Baton RougeLouisiana has picked a contractor to handle the first phase of a new Interstate 10 project in the Baton Rouge area that will expand the regularly traffic-snarled roadway.SFGATE Shared .
Louisiana partisanship slows challenges to COVID restrictionsGov. John Bel Edwards planned to serve mustard greens grown in his garden but described this years Thanksgiving as far different than last years.The Advocate Shared .
Vinson Jefferson YeatmanVinson Jefferson Yeatman, age 75, of Texarkana, Arkansas died Wednesday, November 25, 2020 in a local hospital.New Orleans News Shared .
Blotter: Watertown police activity for Friday, Nov. 27WATERTOWN Bryson G. Birht, 25, 129 William St., was charged by city police Wednesday with second-degree criminal contempt after he allegedly violated a stay-away order of protection.New Orleans News Shared .
Top 25 basketball roundup: Virginia Tech stuns No. 3 VillanovaKeve Aluma scored a career-high 23 points to lift Virginia Tech to an upset of No.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana State Police investigating officer-involved shooting in HoumaA man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Houma on Sunday. It happened just before 3 a.m.MSN Shared .
COVID knocks out QBs, Broncos reportedly eye practice-squad rookieWith all of their other quarterbacks ruled out for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints, the Denver Broncos are reportedly turning to an undrafted player who has been on the team's practice squad only since last month.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana Shrimp Shack owner brings cuisine to ColumbusCOLUMBUS, Miss. — From his deep bayou-based drawl to the varying fishing accessories coating the walls of the Louisiana Shrimp Shack, owner Kenneth Helmer is as genuine as it gets.SFChronicle.com Shared .
Louisiana prisons hastily pull plug on resuming family visits during COVID-19Prisons had been planning for a month to allow relatives starting Thanksgiving week.NOLA.com Shared .
No. 2/1 MBB Opens Season with Victory over LouisianaLAS VEGAS — MaCio Teague scored 21 points and No. 2 Baylor won its delayed season opener 112-82 over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday night.Baylor University Athletics Shared .
No. 2 Baylor blasts Louisiana in season openerMaCio Teague scored 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds, Davion Mitchell finished with 18 points and six assists, and No.New Orleans News Shared .
No. 2 Baylor 112, Louisiana-lafayette 823-Point Goals: 6-19.316.SFGATE Shared .
No. 23 Louisiana-Lafayette crushes UL-Monroe, 70-20Louisiana-Lafayette scored a season-high 70 points behind five total touchdowns from quarterback Levi Lewis to cruise past in-state rival ULM, 70-20, on Saturday afternoon at Malone Stadium.Louisiana-Lafayette Athletics Shared .
Klax Abc 31 Future Tracker 11-28-2020A slow-moving frontal boundary will bring heavy rainfall, a few thunderstorms, and the potential of flash flooding to the Gulf Coast and much of the Southeast into Sunday.Klax-tv Shared .
Louisianas lung cancer survival rate suggests it may often go undetectedOnly 2.8% of patients who meet screening recommendations get one; national average is 5.7%.NOLA.com Shared .
Louisiana architect paid $17,216 to settle ethics case, then got $6 million contractThe firm's principal and primary owner, Gerald "Jerry" Hebert, admitted only to a technical violation of the state's nepotism rules, writing that neither he nor his son-in-law, corrections official Joe Buttross, had exploited their relationship for any financial benefit.NOLA.com Shared .
The Celebration in the Oaks Driving Tour Is BackIts no secret that 2020 has been a tough year for all of us. Everything that we know and love has changed, including our usual holiday gatherings, traditions and events in New Orleans.New Orleans Mom Shared .
Louisiana gov speaks out on SCOTUS declining to hear case of pastor who defied coronavirus ordersThe Supreme Court declined to hear the case on Friday of a Louisiana Pastor who is facing criminal charges for restrictions by holding large Church services.Fox News Shared .
Bob Marshall: The election result may help save Louisiana's coast, if our senators have the courageAfter further review, , the call from the American people has been confirmed: Donald Trump has been fired and Joe Biden has been hired as president.NOLA.com Shared .
Daughter of lead plaintiff in Livingston Parish schools deseg case discusses its successWhen integration came to East Baton Rouge in earnest 50 years ago, other parishes had already taken long steps to incorporate Black students into predominantly White school districts, though with varying degrees of success.The Advocate Shared .
Report: All Broncos QBs ruled out amid COVID-19 concernsThe Denver Broncos will face an unprecedented situation on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints after all three of the teams' remaining quarterbacks were ruled out for the game because of COVID-19 concerns, according to a report from ESPN on Saturday night.New Orleans News Shared .
When Hamilton And Jefferson Agreed!By Timothy Taylor, Conversable EconomistAs all of us who learn our US history from Broadway musicals know, Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton disagreed on everything.New Orleans News Shared .
Mask Up Before You Talk Up campaign in St James JamaicaWest Indies and Caribbean News: Your home for the latest Caribbean and global news. Breaking stories on what matters most.New Orleans News Shared .
Texas AM starts season with high hopes against New OrleansTexas Aamp;M, arguably one of the most underrated teams in the nation, will finally begin its delayed 2020-21 campaign on Sunday afternoon when it hosts New Orlean.New Orleans News Shared .
No. 23 Louisiana-Lafayette 70, Louisiana-Monroe 20'Not always going to be easy': What Bay Area transplants to Hawaii need to know.SFGATE Shared .
Local business owners hope for increase in sales on Small Business SaturdaySmall retail shop owners hope this Small Business Saturday will bring more cash to their registers.WBRZ Shared .
Perkins drops 32 as Saint Louis edges LSUJavonte Perkins poured in 32 points to lead the St. Louis Billikens past the visiting Louisiana State Tigers 85-81 Saturday afternoon.New Orleans News Shared .
Hundreds of revellers flock to Melbourne's St Kilda beach for an illegal sunset partyPartygoers spilled onto the sand at St Kilda beach in the city's south-east late on Thursday night with some even twirling fire sticks.New Orleans News Shared .
John Jefferson Roberts Jr.John Jefferson JJ Roberts Jr. passed away at home on November 26, 2020, surrounded by family.New Orleans News Shared .
Report: Broncos QBs pulled from practice amid COVID-19 concernsThree Denver Broncos quarterbacks - Drew Lock, Brett Rypien and Blake Bortles - were pulled off the field moments before the start of Saturday's practice because of COVID-19 concerns, according to a report from KUSA-TV in Denver.New Orleans News Shared .
Uab 84, Se Louisiana 59Bay Area families furious as Good Eggs fails to deliver Thanksgiving meals.SFGATE Shared .
Caribbean Photo of the Week: Sunset on Simpson Bay, St MaartenThe latest Caribbean Photo comes from Caribbean Journal reader Jennifer Bergen, who sent in this marvelous shot of sunset on Simpson Bay in St Maarten.New Orleans News Shared .
'Im tired of hurting:' Quawan Charles' mother, activists call for justice at Governor's MansionThe group raised concerns about polices investigation into Quawans death and delays from law enforcement when Quawan was initially reported missing on Oct.The Advocate Shared .
Man in critical condition following shooting on N. Carrollton AvenuePolice are investigation a shooting that sent one person to the hospital Saturday night.WBRZ Shared .
No. 2 Baylor blasts Louisiana in season openerMaCio Teague scored 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds, Davion Mitchell finished with 18 points and six assists, and No.U.S. Shared .
5 finalists named for Louisiana Delta Community College postBATON ROUGE, La. — Five finalists have been chosen in the Louisiana Community and Technical College System's search for a new chancellor for Louisiana Delta Community College.KNOE Shared .
NOLA Flora and Gladewaves Partner to Light Up Big Red BoxesNEW ORLEANS â The Big Red Box Program is a barrier free food pantry in at risk and demographicallyÂ diverse communities started by local nonprofit Gladewaves.My New Orleans Shared .
2020 Oak Street Po-Boy "To-Go" Festival Set for Saturday, Dec. 5This year, the organizers of the much-loved Oak Street Po-Boy Festival will continue the tradition by offering a sampling of local food vendors best and award-winning po-boy offerings with a revamped to-go event format.My New Orleans Shared .
As cases increase healthcare workers see more people getting tested due to the holidaysA steady stream of people walked into Ochsner's Community COVID testing site in Denham Springs on Saturday.WBRZ Shared .
Supreme Court declines case of Louisiana pastor Tony Spell, who defied coronavirus ordersThe nations highest court turned away a legal challenge from the Rev. Tony Spell, the Central pastor who sought to shield himself from criminal charges he faces for violating Gov.The Advocate Shared .
No. 2 Baylor tops Louisiana-Lafayette in delayed openerLAS VEGAS — MaCio Teague scored 21 points and No. 2 Baylor won its delayed season opener 112-82 over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday night.TheScore.com Shared .
No. 2 Baylor blasts Louisiana in season openerMaCio Teague scored 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds, Davion Mitchell finished with 18 points and six assists, and No.Field Level Media Shared .
Saints LT Armstead tests positive for COVID-19New Orleans Saints left tackle Terron Armstead tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss Sunday game against the Denver Broncos.New Orleans News Shared .
TranscriptNew Orleans Saints offensive linemen Erik McCoy talks about teammate David Onyemata and the preparations for the Saints Week 12 matchup against the Denver Broncos at Empower Field at Mile High on November 29, 2020.New Orleans News Shared .
New Orleans Saints defensive line in a rush to get to quarterbacksSacks are the glamour stat, not always indicative of overall effectiveness. But that doesn't make it any less impressive for the Saints, whose defensive linemen have supplied 25 of the team's 32 sacks, led by defensive ends Trey Hendrickson and Cam Jordan , and Onyemata.New Orleans News Shared .
Live updatesLouisiana-Monroe renews the Battle on the Bayou rivalry with Louisiana-Lafayette at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Malone Stadium.Monroe News-Star Shared .
Louisiana pays less for taxes and auto insuranceIn comparison to other states, the cost of living in Louisiana is far better â largely because of lower taxes, lower than usual costs for essential goods and, ahem, significantly cheaper average auto insurance rates than the rest of the country, according to 24/7 Wall St. website.The Advocate Shared .
Travis County Deputy killed in motorcycle collision on way home from LouisianaSr. Deputy Robert Small of the Travis County Sheriff's department died in a collision while driving a motorcycle.KWTX Shared .
Louisiana congressional runoff election becomes GOP slugfestLouisiana's 5th Congressional District runoff is a election, where the candidates for the seat being vacated by GOP incumbent Ralph Abraham have few policy distinctions, so they've moved to attacks on experience and background.The Advocate Shared .
WR Bryant signed to Ravens' 53-man rosterDez Bryant signed a contract with the Baltimore Ravens, becoming a member of the 53-man roster.New Orleans News Shared .
Beatdown on the Bayou: No. 23 Louisiana whips ULM 70-20The Ragin' Cajuns dominated from start to finish. UL was dominant up front all day, leading to 344 rushing yards and 5 TDs on the ground.KATC Shared .
Louisiana education leaders look to improve child literacyLouisiana's education leaders are working on plans aimed at improving reading skills for the state's youngest students, hoping to reverse years of neglect that has stifled education achievement for decades.Big Rapids Pioneer Shared .
5 finalists named for Louisiana Delta Community College postBATON ROUGE, La. — Five finalists have been chosen in the Louisiana Community and Technical College System's search for a new chancellor for Louisiana Delta Community College.HoustonChronicle.com Shared .
Goodnight Moon, a poem contributed by one of our Shreveport readers who wants to remain anonymousGood night loon, Good night goon, Good night nastiest man in the room. Good night lies, Good night spies, Good night rants and alibis.Louisiana Voice Shared .
Disney to lay off 4,000 more employees amid pandemicORLANDO, Fla. The Walt Disney Co. announced plans to lay off 4,000 more employees largely due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.WBRZ Shared .
Trubisky embracing second chance to playThe fourth-year quarterback, whose struggles caused him to lose his starting job in Week 3, will get another opportunity to helm the Bears offense after Nick Foles missed the entire week of practice with a hip injury.New Orleans News Shared .
"Underrated" Jermar Jefferson has a performance for the ages vs OregonJefferson had the best performance a Beavers running back has ever had against the Ducks.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana education leaders look to improve child literacyBATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana's education leaders are working on plans aimed at improving reading skills for the state's youngest students, hoping to reverse years of neglect that has stifled education achievement for decades.AP NEWS Shared .
Louisiana-Monroe vs. Louisiana: How to watch live stream, TV channel, NCAA Football start timeThe Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns and the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks have had some time off and are no doubt ready to hit the field.CBSSports.com Shared .
Diabetic eye disease associated with five-fold COVID riskLondon, November 28 : The findings of a new study suggests that people who are suffering from diabetes and eye disease have a five-fold increased risk of requiring intubation when hospitalised with COVID-19.New Orleans News Shared .
Lancemore opens doors to Crossley St MelbourneBoutique hotel operator, Lancemore Group, has not wasted any time out of lockdown, quickly getting to work opening its maiden property in the Melbourne CBD â Lancemore Crossley Street.New Orleans News Shared .
Black Friday PrepYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.Klax-tv Shared .
AFL trade news 2020: James Frawley St Kilda, beers with Jarryd Roughead, retired, backflipNew Saint James Frawley says former Hawthorn teammate, now St Kilda assistant coach, Jarryd Roughead laid the foundation for his surprising about-face to continue his AFL career.New Orleans News Shared .
Super League final ends in drama with St Helens grabbing try in final seconds to beat Wigan 8-4For 80 minutes St Helens tried without success to break down the Wigan defence in the Super League grand final.New Orleans News Shared .
Gov. Edwards: Louisiana steps back to Phase 2Gov. Edwards: Louisiana Steps Back to Phase 2 as COVID Cases and Hospitalizations Rise.Beauregard Daily News Shared .
The Supreme Court refused to get involved in the case of a Louisiana pastor who ignored the governor's order banning large gatheringsLouisiana Pastor Tony Spell openly violated the governor's order prohibiting gatherings larger than 10 people, hosting services that totaled 1,000.Business Insider Shared .
Supreme Court passes on case of Louisiana pastor defying governor's COVID orderPastor Tony Spell said God told him to defy Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards' coronavirus restrictions.Monroe News-Star Shared .
Gift Ideas for Book LoversI have been a bookworm for as long as I can remember. I love to cozy up on my couch and get lost in the pages of a new adventure.New Orleans Mom Shared .
BRPD investigating homicide on Burbank Dr.Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred Friday night at the 4000 block of Burbank Dr.WBRZ Shared .
Louisiana education leaders look to improve child literacyLouisiana's education leaders are working on plans aimed at improving reading skills for the state's youngest students, hoping to reverse years of neglect that has stifled education achievement for decades.SFGATE Shared .
Transcript: Bill Belichick Press Conference 11/27Q: What have you seen you seen from DeAndre Hopkins in his first year with the Cardinals?New Orleans News Shared .
Early Bird Foye Oluokun in line for elite matchup with Darren WallerWhen the Falcons take the field on Sunday against the Las Vegas Raiders, one of the top tight ends in the league will square off against one of Atlanta's top defenders.New Orleans News Shared .
Behind Enemy Lines: Falcons need to frustrate RaidersTo get a better sense of what the Falcons are up against this weekend, I spoke with AP freelancer Willie Ramirez who provided some insights on how the Raiders could bounce back from a tough loss and what aspect of their offense Atlanta should really be focused on.New Orleans News Shared .
2020 PlayoffsPlayoff Action time. 3rd Round for East Texas so that's where we start, Waskom taking on West Rusk in Hallsville.Rashad Johnson Shared .
Top 25 roundup: Oregon State tops No. 9 Oregon in final minuteChance Nolan scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak with 33 seconds remaining on his first career snap for Oregon State as the host Beavers recorded a 41-38 upset of No.New Orleans News Shared .
No. 2 Baylor makes surprise Vegas trip to open seasonAdd flexibility to the defining traits of the No. 2 Baylor basketball team. Same for Washington.New Orleans News Shared .
Oregon State stuns No. 9 Oregon in final minuteChance Nolan scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak with 33 seconds remaining on his first career snap for Oregon State as the host Beavers recorded a 41-38 upset.New Orleans News Shared .
Supreme Court won't get involved in Louisiana pastor's caseWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is for now staying out of a dispute involving the state of Louisiana and a Baton Rouge-area pastor charged with violating state coronavirus restrictions by repeatedly holding large church services.AP NEWS Shared .
Supreme Court rejects petition from Louisiana pastor facing charges for violating ban on large gatheringsThe pastor, Tony Spell, claimed in a Nov. 18 filing that Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards' restrictions were a violation of his First Amendment rights.Fox News Shared .
Pemberton lifts Louisiana Tech over Texas-Arlington 76-71RUSTON, La. — JaColby Pemberton had 19 points and Louisiana Tech won its season opener with a 76-71 victory over Texas-Arlington 76-71 on Friday night.WTOP Shared .
Supreme Court won't get involved in Louisiana pastor's case AP samuel alito Supreme Court pastor WashingtonThe Supreme Court is for now staying out of a dispute involving the state of Louisiana and a Baton Rouge-area pastor charged with violating state coronavirus restrictions by repeatedly holding large church services.The Independent Shared .
Uncovered: The Forgotten Storm in Central LouisianaA lot of people feel that Hurricane Laura was uncovered on a national scale.KALB Shared .
It Only Takes ONE HurricaneCall it luck, answered prayer, a fluke, or whatever you want but somehow, we have managed to avoid major damage from multiple catastrophic storms this year.New Orleans Mom Shared .
Fake unemployment claims letters, cash-loaded debit cards show up in some Louisiana mailboxesResidents across Louisiana have received letters tied to fake unemployment claims, approvals for benefits and even received debit cards loaded with cash benefits for people they don't know who are using their home address as the state sorts through thousands of suspicious new jobless claims.The Advocate Shared .
'We're all displaced': Months after Hurricane Laura, thousands of Louisianans remain in hotelsAshlee Fuselier is ready to leave the New Orleans hotel she and her family of six have inhabited for the past month, after a dizzying series of moves across Louisiana and Texas since they fled Lake Charles ahead of Hurricane Laura in late August.The Advocate Shared .
Solar farm movement coming to Louisiana; here's where these facilities are headedSolar farm movement coming to Louisiana; here's where these facilities are headed.The Courier Shared .
Louisiana man killed in Hancock County crashAuthorities are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a Louisiana resident and sent another person to the hospital.WLOX Staff Shared .
How to Watch, Three Keys and Prediction2) Communicate defensively - Jared Butler said today that he liked Baylor's defensive communication. But Jerome Tang has been clear—both today and on the SicEm365 podcast this week—that the defense isn't where the offense is.Our Daily Bears Shared .
Schools face harsh penalties if new COVID-19 restrictions aren't followedFans who attended the Central High Playoff game, faced new strict COVID-19 regulations Friday night.WBRZ Shared .
Falcons RB Gurley ruled out vs. RaidersAtlanta Falcons running back Todd Gurley was ruled out of Sunday game against the Las Vegas Raiders due to a knee injury.New Orleans News Shared .
Demons set for reunion-heavy appearance in Louisiana Tech ClassicRUSTON â There is a bit of a post-holiday reunion feel to the Northwestern State menâs basketball teamâs appearance in the Louisiana Tech Classic this weekend.Klax-tv Shared .
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Tigers' senior class look ahead to future after playoff forfeitDue to COVID-19, the Marksville Tigers were forced to forfeit their playoff spot against the Green Oaks Giants.Klax-tv Shared .
Pitt looks to bounce back vs. DrexelPittsburgh began its season in a dismal manner and will look for a sharp turnaround when it hosts Drexel in Saturday nonconference affair.New Orleans News Shared .
Warhorses hold high expectations; Indians return to action after much-needed breakThe #29 Peabody Warhorses have a big task on their hands going into Friday's game against #4 Neville.Klax-tv Shared .
Shell Convent, Louisiana, refinery workers get severance package detailsHourly employees at Royal Dutch Shell Plc's Convent, Louisiana, refinery, scheduled for permanent closure as early as next week, received details this week of the severance package negotiated by their union and Shell, three people familiar with the agreement said on Friday.U.K. Shared .
US Colleges Mull New Virus Protocols For Students' ReturnCOLCHESTER, Vt. â St. Michaelâs College managed to keep coronavirus cases at bay for almost two months this fall with students tested upon arrival and once every three weeks.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Eagles' defense locked-in for Catholic N.I.; Rebels breaking old habits ahead of Central B.RThe Menard Eagles have rode a rollercoaster season. They started off 2-0, took three on the chin straight, went through a quarantine period then return to a win over Avoyelles and now they're prepa.Klax-tv Shared .
Shell may permanently shut Louisiana refinery next weekShell announced on Nov. 5 the refinery, located 57 miles west of New Orleans, was to close after the company failed to find a buyer amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Brecorder Shared .
Louisiana wants billions for hurricane risk reduction included in federal appropriations billLouisiana coastal officials are pushing the stateâs congressional delegation to support an expected emergency supplemental appropriation bill aimed at this yearâs record-breaking hurricane season to provide money for emergency repairs to beaches, barrier islands and other wetland restoration projects.NOLA.com Shared .
New Rule Could Allow Gas, Firing Squads For US ExecutionsWASHINGTON â The Justice Department is quietly amending its execution protocols, no longer requiring federal death sentences to be carried out by lethal injection and clearing the way to use other methods like firing squads and poison gas.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Photos: John Ehret, Belle Chasse, more win big in 1st round of Louisiana prep football playoffsFeatured games of the week are Thibodaux versus John Ehret and G.W. Carver facing Belle Chase.NOLA.com Shared .
Texans waive veteran WR Kenny StillsThe Houston Texans waived wide receiver Kenny Stills on Friday one day after he was inactive because of a quad injury for the team's Thanksgiving road win over the Detroit Lions, according to multiple reports.New Orleans News Shared .
Forbes keys Tulane's second half comeback vs. LamarJaylen Forbes scored 15 points as Tulane overcame a slow to start to win its season opener 66-57 over Lamar in the opening game of the Tulane Classic on Friday afternoon.New Orleans News Shared .
Court says Texas, Louisiana can block Medicaid funding for Planned ParenthoodThe president of the Susan B. Anthony List, a national pro-life organization, welcomed the Nov.Crux Shared .
Appeals Court Rejects Trump Challenge Of Pennsylvania RacePHILADELPHIA â President Donald Trumpâs legal team suffered yet another defeat in court Friday as a federal appeals court in Philadelphia roundly rejected the campaign's latest effort to challenge the stateâs election results.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Supreme Court wont get involved in Central pastor, Tony Spell's caseWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is for now staying out of a dispute involving the state of Louisiana and a Baton Rouge-area pastor charged with violating state coronavirus restrictions by repeatedly holding large church services.WBRZ Shared .
1 Man Shot To Death; 1 Man Stabbed To Death In New OrleansOfficers were called to the Lower 9th Ward neighborhood around 8:45 a.m. Thursday and found a man shot and and man and a woman stabbed, police told media outlets.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Louisiana woman gets surprise visit on Thanksgiving, from man who's now living with her late son's heartIt was a Thanksgiving unlike any other for one woman named Kim Deal in Maringouin.KNOE Shared .
Virus Keeps Black Friday Crowds Thin, Shoppers Shift OnlineNEW YORK â The raging coronavirus pandemic kept crowds thin at malls and stores across the country on Black Friday, but a surge in online shopping offered a beacon of hope for struggling retailers after months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy.Listen Up Yall Shared .
3 men from 3 states accused in womans death, burned bodyDEQUINCY, La. Hurricane recovery workers from Alabama, Louisiana and Florida are accused in the death of a woman whose body was found after Louisiana firefighters put out a vehicle fire.WBRZ Shared .
BP Oil Spill Funds Cover Louisiana Boat Launch, Pier ProjectHOUMA, La. â Money from the BP oil spill of 2010 has paid for a $3 million project to improve a boat launch and add fishing piers and parking in a coastal Louisiana parish.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Shell may permanently shut Louisiana refinery next weekRoyal Dutch Shell PLC may begin the permanent shutdown of its 211,146 barrel-per-day Convent, Louisiana, refinery early next week, people familiar with plant operations said on Monday.U.K. Shared .
Early Voting Ends Saturday In Louisiana's Runoff ElectionsBATON ROUGE, La. â Louisiana's weeklong early voting period for the December runoff elections wraps up Saturday.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Shell Convent, Louisiana, refinery workers get severance package detailsHourly employees at Royal Dutch Shell Plc's Convent, Louisiana, refinery, scheduled for permanent closure as early as next week, received details this week of the severance package negotiated by their union and Shell, three people familiar with the agreement said on Friday.U.S. Shared .
Dec. 28 Deadline For Loans For Mississippi Feb. Flood DamageATLANTA â The Small Business Administration is reminding people in Mississippi about the deadline to apply for low-interest loans to recover from floods that occurred Feb.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Louisiana Ranks Below Average on Social Justice Measures Fourth Year in a RowLouisiana and other Gulf South states ranked below average on measures of social justice for the fourth year in a row according to a report released by the Jesuit Social Research Institute of Loyola University New Orleans.Big Easy Magazine Shared .
Pemberton lifts Louisiana Tech over Texas-Arlington 76-71RUSTON, La. — JaColby Pemberton had 19 points and Louisiana Tech won its season opener with a 76-71 victory over Texas-Arlington 76-71 on Friday night.AP NEWS Shared .
City Of Jackson Officially Approves Flying Of New State FlagIn a unanimous decision, the Jackson City Council on Tuesday agreed to display the new state flag at City Hall and city-owned properties across the city, The Clarion Ledger reports.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Supreme Court won't get involved in Louisiana pastor's caseWASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is for now staying out of a dispute involving the state of Louisiana and a Baton Rouge-area pastor charged with violating state coronavirus restrictions by repeatedly holding large church services.MSN Shared .
Comite River Diversion Canal construction gears up, but here's why some worry about timelineThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers expects to award a contract to dig out and build a 1.5-mile segment of the long-awaited Comite River Diversion Canal as early as the end of November, agency officials said.The Advocate Shared .
Black Friday shopping amid a pandemicEagles' defense locked-in for Catholic N.I.; Rebels breaking old habits ahead of Central B.R.Klax-tv Shared .
Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim Jeopardy! hostNEW YORK — "Jeopardy! " record-holder Ken Jennings will be the first in a series of interim hosts replacing Alex Trebek when the show resumes production next Monday.WBRZ Shared .
Less active on Saturday, strong storms again SundayQuick Local Forecast:Rest of Tonight: Widespread showers and thunderstorms early, a few strong. Overnight, mostly cloudy with scattered showers likely with lows around 64.Tomorrow: Not as active as Friday, but there will still be rain around for much of the day Saturday.WBRZ Shared .
Louisiana coronavirus: 4,559 new cases, 41 more deaths reported Friday; see latest dataThe Louisiana Department of Health reported 4,559 more confirmed coronavirus cases and 41 more deaths in its noon update Friday.NOLA.com Shared .
Best golf courses in Louisiana, according to GOLF Magazine's expert course ratersFor every great course that made GOLF's 2020-21 ranking of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S., dozens of more must-plays were left on the outside looking in â including at least a handful in your home state.Golf Shared .
Evangelists pray for a Second Coming, Trump 2024On the eve of his defeat as President of the United States, Donald Trump chose not to utter so much as a word at the 2020's 11th Hour of the 11th day of the 11th month Remembrance Day wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier monument in the Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.New Orleans News Shared .
Shell may permanently shut Louisiana refinery next weekRoyal Dutch Shell PLC may begin the permanent shutdown of its 211,146 barrel-per-day Convent, Louisiana, refinery early next week, people familiar with plant operations said on Monday.U.S. Shared .
Early voting ends Saturday in Louisiana's runoff electionsBATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana's weeklong early voting period for the December...Beaumont Enterprise Shared .
Broncos cancel practice following positive COVID-19 testsThe Denver Broncos canceled practice after an undisclosed player and two staff members tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced Friday morning.New Orleans News Shared .
No. 2 Baylor making surprise Vegas trip to open seasonAdd flexibility to the defining traits of the No. 2 Baylor basketball team. Same for Washington.New Orleans News Shared .
When the Ragin' Cajuns and Warhawks get together, nothing is to be taken for grantedNothing is to be taken for granted when Sun Belt Conference rivals UL and UL Monroe get together, especially the last decade or so.Lafayette Daily Advertiser Shared .
Dramatic video shows Baker Police saving lives of gunshot victimsOfficials are responding to a shooting that injured two people Friday afternoon.WBRZ Shared .
Facelifts for Baton Rouge zoo and Greenwood Park begin in earnest next month; see plans hereConstruction on the first phase of the immense facelifts to the Baton Rouge Zoo and Greenwood Community Park is set to commence in December, with the most noticeable work taking shape in the early part of next year.Â.The Advocate Shared .
Shell Convent, Louisiana, refinery workers get severance package detailsHourly employees at Royal Dutch Shell Plcâs Convent, Louisiana, refinery, scheduled for permanent closure as early as next week, received details this week of the severance package negotiated by their union and Shell, three people familiar with the agreement said on Friday.MSN Shared .
BP oil spill funds cover Louisiana boat launch, pier projectHOUMA, La. — Money from the BP oil spill of 2010 has paid for a $3 million project to improve a boat launch and add fishing piers and parking in a coastal Louisiana parish.HoustonChronicle.com Shared .
Fed appeals court denies President Trump's attempt to revive Pennsylvania lawsuit, saying 'claims have no merit'According to CNN, a federal appeals court ruled against the Trump campaign's attempt to revive a federal lawsuit challenging the election results in Pennsylvania, ruling "the claims have no merit."WBRZ Shared .
Louisiana congressional runoff election becomes GOP slugfestLouisiana's 5th Congressional District runoff is a election, where the candidates for the seat being vacated by GOP incumbent Ralph Abraham have few policy distinctions, so they've moved to attacks on experience and background.SFGATE Shared .
Bayou Classic fans anxiously await November's rescheduled gameThis time last year, football fans across south Louisiana were preparing to represent their favorite teams in the Bayou Classic face-off between the Southern University Jaguars and Grambling State University's Tigers.WBRZ Shared .
Prosecutors fire back after corrections officer claims she was raped by inmateST. GABRIEL - Prosecutors in Iberville Parish fired back Friday after a former corrections officer at Elayn Hunt gave an emotional interview this week to the WBRZ Investigative Unit alleging she was raped by inmate Erick Dehart.WBRZ Shared .
Navajo school, students fight to overcome amid COVID-19Even in the best of times, Native American students face multiple challenges when it comes to achieving their educational goals, and now that COVID-19 has impacted schools across the globe, these students face even more obstacles.WBRZ Shared .
All FEMA disaster relief centers are closed on Friday due to inclement weatherOfficials expect the centers to reopen Saturday, Nov. 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., unless inclement weather persists.WBRZ Shared .
Isolated Severe Storms TodayA stalled out front will spark showers and thunderstorms across Central Louisiana through this evening.Klax-tv Shared .
Louisiana casino revenue down 15.5 percent in OctoberAll but two of the state's casinos took in less money in October than during the same month last year, the Center Square reports.Yogonet Shared .
Attitude of GratitudeGetty Happy Day After Thanksgiving. Iâm off today, but wanted to post at least a little something, in case you dropped by the blog, to tell you how grateful I am to each of you who follows Bon Vivant.My New Orleans Shared .
Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift onlineThe raging coronavirus pandemic kept crowds thin at malls and stores across the country on Black Friday, but a surge in online shopping offered a beacon of hope for struggling retailers after months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy.WBRZ Shared .
USPS suggests sending your packages early this holiday seasonWith most US citizens using Zoom to gather with extended family members and beloved friends during the 2020 holiday season, the United Postal Service is expecting that an unusually large number of holiday gifts will be sent by mail.WBRZ Shared .
Medical experts may have developed a blood test that can detect 50 types of cancer3 hours 46 minutes 10 seconds ago Friday, November 27 2020 Nov 27, 2020 November 27, 2020 12:26 PM November 27, 2020 in News.WBRZ Shared .
Help to the rescue: Meet the Ragin' Cajuns' basketball newcomersWhen the Ragin' Cajuns open their 2020-21 season against Loyola-New Orleans, they will do so with half of their roster spots filled by newcomers.Lafayette Daily Advertiser Shared .
LSU to play Alabama on Dec. 5, says SECThe news, announced Friday by Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports, comes by way of a tweet, saying, "Sources: The SEC is expected to make a scheduling adjustment for next week, which will allow the Alabama vs LSU game to be played."WBRZ Shared .
Breastfeeding One Child and Not the OtherAs a parent with two children, I always wanted to treat my children the same.New Orleans Mom Shared .
New cardinals quarantine in pope's hotel ahead of ceremonyThe Vatican's Santa Marta hotel was built to sequester cardinals during papal elections. It's now sequestering soon-to-be cardinals in town for this weekend's ceremony to get their red hats: A handful are in protective coronavirus quarantine, confined to their rooms on Vatican orders and getting meals delivered to their doors.WBRZ Shared .
Residents of upscale neighborhood near LSU complain of reoccurring wild frat partiesHomeowners in Baton Rouge's Lake Villas neighborhood are repeatedly finding themselves resorting to something they never imagined they'd have to do, calling the police to break up loud and dangerous frat parties.WBRZ Shared .
Iran scientist linked to military nuclear program killed in Friday attackMohsen Fakhrizadeh, an Iranian scientist that Israel alleged led the Islamic Republic's military nuclear program until its disbanding in the early 2000s was killed in a targeted attack that saw gunmen use explosives and machine gun fire Friday, state television said.WBRZ Shared .
Iconic entertainer, Cher, spends her holiday in Pakistan to help the world's loneliest elephantIconic singer and actress Cher is in Pakistan to celebrate the departure of Kaavan, dubbed the "world's loneliest elephant," who will soon leave a Pakistani zoo for better conditions after years of lobbying by animal rights groups and activists.WBRZ Shared .
'Friends' star announces his engagementOn Thursday, Nov. 26 Matthew Perry told reporters with People magazine that he's now engaged to his girlfriend, Molly Hurwitz.WBRZ Shared .
President Trump agrees to leave White House if Electoral College formalizes Biden's victoryPresident Donald Trump said Thursday that he will leave the White House if the Electoral College formalizes President-Elect Joe Biden's victory - even as he insisted such a decision would be a "mistake" - as he spent his Thanksgiving renewing baseless claims that "massive fraud" and crooked officials in battleground states caused his election...WBRZ Shared .
The Capital Area United Way encourages locals to assist struggling charities with '225 Give' eventThe Capital Area United Way is offering locals in the Baton Rouge area the opportunity to support community charities by way of its '225 Gives' event, which is a day of giving that centers around the needs of struggling non profits in the area.WBRZ Shared .
How to watch No. 1 Baylor Bears vs. Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns basketball on live streamWhat you need to know to watch the No. 1 Baylor Bears vs. Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns men's basketball game on Saturday, Nov.Lafayette Daily Advertiser Shared .
BP oil spill funds cover Louisiana boat launch, pier projectHOUMA, La. — Money from the BP oil spill of 2010 has paid for a $3 million project to improve a boat launch and add fishing piers and parking in a coastal Louisiana parish.AP NEWS Shared .
Black Friday offers beacon of hope to struggling storesAfter months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy, Black Friday is offering a small beacon of hope with many retailers who closed their doors on Thanksgiving Day beefing up their safety protocols to reassure wary customers that they can still come back the next day for Black Friday specials.WBRZ Shared .
Only two starters still living from Lombardi's first two championsSadly, we've lost several in the last two years. I believe the only starters from those two teams still living are Boyd Dowler and Jerry Kramer, although Tom Moore started at halfback when Paul Hornung was out with an injury in 1962.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana congressional runoff election becomes GOP slugfestBATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana's 5th Congressional District runoff is a election, where the candidates for the seat being vacated by GOP incumbent Ralph Abraham...AP NEWS Shared .
Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns at UL Monroe Warhawks football: What to know about Saturday's gameNo. 24 UL visits winless ULM in a Sun Belt Conference football game Saturday afternoon in Monroe.Lafayette Daily Advertiser Shared .
Accidental Perfection"Mom, this is so cool! " said my 10-year-old as he reached for my hand.New Orleans Mom Shared .
Charging Saints Looking to Break BroncosTaysom Hill will get his first road start as an NFL QB when the Saints take on the Broncos on Sunday.My New Orleans Shared .
Wild student parties cause drunken shenanigans, even after recent LSU hazing case, neighbors sayThe neighbors share similar stories: LSU students drunkenly urinating outside their windows, making out on their patio furniture, stealing street signs and destroying Halloween decorations.The Advocate Shared .
'Admirable and heartbreaking': Louisiana nurse dies saving her paraplegic patient from house fireAuthorities continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding a house fire in Delhi where a woman died saving her patient.USA TODAY Shared .
Without large gatherings, this turkey dinner drive-through aims to bring Thanksgiving cheerSociety of St. Vincent de Paul dining room director Denise Terrance, right, talks with volunteers, from left, Angelina Dang, Christine Dang, Tiffany Dang and Victoria Dang, who are all sisters and cousins, as they get instructions on helping with meals at SVDP's drive-through Thanksgiving Day dinner pickup line at the Raising Cane's River...The Advocate Shared .
A Manna ThanksgivingYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.Klax-tv Shared .
New Orleans Saints aware of Denver's effectivenessSaints Coach Sean Payton said Lock presents several challenges for the Saints, who have won seven straight and in the last three games, have allowed averages of 8.3 points, 36.3 rushing yards and 241 total yards, all fewest in the NFL.New Orleans News Shared .
Louisiana CajunThe six-track disk reinterprets Christmas classics through a Cajun and Creole lens, translating the songs into Louisiana French and Louisiana Creole - songs like "J'ai vu Mam après becquer Papa Noël" and "Papa Nwèl ap vini o vilaj".OffBeat Magazine Shared .
Teenager injured in shooting near Plank RoadPolice are investigating a shooting that sent one minor to the hospital Thursday afternoon.WBRZ Shared .
Here comes Santa Claus: Safety measures in place, St. Nick still bringing holiday cheerLarge retailers in the Baton Rouge area are keeping their dates with Santa Claus this Christmas, and he's still bringing the magic, despite face masks, plastic barriers and online registrations.The Advocate Shared .
Central HS coach to fans: Forget politics, be in COVID 'compliance' at playoff gameCentral High School is set to host its first-round playoff football game Friday night and Coach Sid Edwards pleaded with fans this week: Wear a mask and stay six feet apart.WBRZ Shared .
Stormy pattern continues through SundayA soggy, wet pattern will continue through the end of the upcoming weekend. A stalled front over the coastal parishes will begin to lift back to the north tonight, as a warm front.WBRZ Shared .
Restaurants stay busy as families choose the to-go route for Thanksgiving mealThe rise in COVID cases is changing the way families traditionally celebrate Thanksgiving.WBRZ Shared .
How Louisiana retailers are preparing for Black Friday shopping during 'such a weird year'In ordinary times, a masked Santa Claus ornament might seem creepy and a sure retail loser.NOLA.com Shared .
Over 1,000 plates of food given to those in need on Thanksgiving dayHundreds of cars lined up at the Raising Canes River Center this afternoon to receive a Thanksgiving meal from volunteers with St. Vincent de Paul.WBRZ Shared .
LSU struggles with latest hurdle for resilient Ed OrgeronBATON ROUGE, La. — LSU coach Ed Orgeron forged a career path that led him to the top of his profession by persevering through personal and professional hardships.WBRZ Shared .
See 37 New Orleans streets, sites up for renaming, and who would be newly honoredCity Council considers stripping ties to Confederacy, segregation, denial of civil rights.NOLA.com Shared .
'Dedicated' Louisiana Nurse Dies Trying to Save Patient with Paraplegia from House FireGwendolyn Theus, 64, was unable to be revived by first responders after she and her patient, a 71-year-old woman who is paralyzed, were pulled from a burning house in Richland Parish.PEOPLE.com Shared .
Empty seats, delivered feasts as virus changes ThanksgivingVivian Zayas can't keep herself from scrolling through photos of last Thanksgiving, when her mother stood at the stove to make a big pot of rice and beans and then took a seat at the edge of the table.WBRZ Shared .
Louisiana Based Health Food Company Beyond The Equator Announces The Expansion of Their Sample Program To Benefit More CharitiesNew Orleans, Louisiana - Beyond The Equator, an innovative and forward-thinking natural foods company based in Louisiana, is delighted to announce the expansion of its popular sample program.Benzinga Shared .
Baton Rouge man booked on slew of charges related to sexual abuse of children, animalsMostafa Rasheed, 40, was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on Wednesday, Nov.WBRZ Shared .
For more than a century, the Doll and Toy Fund has brightened the holiday for kids; please donateMost would agree that 2020 has brought more suffering and created more need than we could have imagined.NOLA.com Shared .
Authorities respond to a reported shooting Thursday afternoon12 hours 45 minutes 55 seconds ago Thursday, November 26 2020 Nov 26, 2020 November 26, 2020 12:24 PM November 26, 2020 in News.WBRZ Shared .
1 man shot to death; 1 man stabbed to death in New Orleans27 minutes 15 seconds ago Thursday, November 26 2020 Nov 26, 2020 November 26, 2020 12:02 PM November 26, 2020 in News.WBRZ Shared .
Four Gifts: Our Family's Christmas TraditionIm not a minimalist per se, but our oldest child was born in November, so before I knew it our first Christmas as parents was here.New Orleans Mom Shared .
'Santa' Steve Carell goes viral in new holiday ad gifting 'togetherness' as best gift of 2020A 2020-style Christmas commercial featuring Steve Carell is going viral on social media. Fans raved over Carell's debut in a long-form holiday ad for Xfinity and broadband Thursday, causing.WBRZ Shared .
Schools struggle to stay open as quarantines sideline staffCOLUMBUS, Ohio — The infection of a single cafeteria worker was all it took to close classrooms in the small Lowellville school district in northeastern Ohio, forcing at least two weeks of remote learning.WBRZ Shared .
234M BP spill money for 5 wetlands projects in 2 parishesBATON ROUGE, La. — Louisiana is getting $234.6 million in BP oil spill settlement money for five wetlands restoration projects in three parishes.WBRZ Shared .
LSU book excerpt: Tommy Casanova became a Louisiana sports legend with the TigersEditorâs note: This is the 10th in a series of excerpts from The Advocateâs book, âLSU BY THE NUMBERS, â celebrating the best player to wear each number in Tigers football history.The Advocate Shared .
Firefighters demonstrate dangers of deep-frying a turkey for a Thanksgiving feastFirefighters warn of the dangers that come with preparing for a Thanksgiving feast with the do's and don'ts of deep-frying a turkey.WBRZ Shared .
LHSAA issues new COVID-related restrictions; warns of $500 fines for non-complianceLouisiana High School Athletic Association. Executive Director Eddie Bonnie released new safety guidelines following the governor's revised Phase 3 Wednesday.WBRZ Shared .
Coastal Texas and Louisiana may see severe weather this ThanksgivingNine million people in coastal Texas and Louisiana are under marginal risk for severe weather today as rain heads for the east coast this Thanksgiving.CNN Shared .
Louisiana nurse dies while rescuing paraplegic patient from house fireA Louisiana home nurse who dedicated her life to caring for and saving her patients continued to do so up until her final breaths.MSN Shared .
Live Traffic Updates: Thanksgiving 2020Click here for the WBRZ Traffic Map.WBRZ Shared .
The Heir to the Manning Quarterback Legacy Isn't on TikTokArch Manning, 16, nephew of Peyton and Eli, has a protective family to steer him from the perils of fame and expectation.The New York Times : Louisiana Shared .
Sitting for turkey? WHO reminds all to get more activeGENEVA — As the coronavirus leaves many people housebound and many Americans sit to feast for Thanksgiving, the World Health Organization says people need to get more active, insisting that up to 5 million deaths worldwide could be avoided each year if people would run, walk and simply move more.WBRZ Shared .
Why now? Dismay as US considers troop pullout from SomaliaNo country has been involved in Somalia's future as much as the United States. Now the Trump administration is thinking of withdrawing the several hundred U.S. military troops from the Horn of Africa nation at what some experts call the worst possible time.WBRZ Shared .
Global shares mostly rise after Wall Streets pauseTOKYO — Global shares were mostly higher Thursday, although Wall Street had taken a pause from the market optimism underlined in a record-setting climb earlier in the week.WBRZ Shared .
Louisiana nurse dies while rescuing paraplegic patient from a house fireCNN)A home nurse in Louisiana is being hailed a hero for saving her paraplegic patient from a house fire that ultimately killed her, authorities said Wednesday.CNN Shared .
PEABODY ENERGY 48 HOUR DEADLINE ALERT: Former Louisiana Attorney General and Kahn Swick and Foti, LLC Remind Investors with LossesNew Orleans, Corp. - November 25, 2020) - Kahn Swick and Foti, LLC and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have only until November 27, 2020 to file lead plaintiff applications in a securities class action lawsuit against Peabody Energy Corp.Bloomberg.com Shared .
Mastodons overcome turnovers to beat SE Louisiana in overtimeDespite 31 turnovers, the Purdue Fort Wayne men managed to win their season opener, beating Southeastern Louisiana 67-63 in overtime.WPTA21 Shared .
Xavier University of Louisiana appoints manager, and more metro college newsKimberly Reese has been promoted to the position of associate vice president for institutional advancement at her alma mater, Xavier University of Louisiana.NOLA.com Shared .
Recipes as folklore: What they mean to south Louisiana culture and historyRecipes play an important role in documenting a family's history and culture because they are passed down from generation to generation.Lafayette Daily Advertiser Shared .
Watch: Even garbage trucks have to take the ferry to Barataria after bridge is damagedEver seen a garbage truck take a ferry? For now, it's the only way to get around after theÂ Barataria Bridge was struck Sunday, leaving commuters to resort to swamp boats and ferries for transportation.NOLA.com Shared .
Parenting a Night OwlAs parents, we constantly compare notes with one another: when to potty-train, how to handle homework, tips on kid-friendly healthy meals, etc.New Orleans Mom Shared .
Local businesses react to modified Phase II in LouisianaA modified version of Phase II went into effect on Wednesday. As the pandemic keeps throwing curveballs for local businesses, they say they are trying to adjust and stay afloat.Destinee Patterson Shared .
Coastal Texas and Louisiana may see severe weather this ThanksgivingNine million people in coastal Texas and Louisiana are under marginal risk for severe weather today as rain heads for the east coast this Thanksgiving.MSN Shared .
Nurse dies while saving paraplegic patient from house fire in LouisianaA home nurse died from smoke inhalation while trying to save her paraplegic patient from a house fire in Delhi, Louisiana, according to officials.NOLA.com Shared .
Louisiana nurse dies saving paraplegic patient from burning houseA nurse in northeastern Louisiana died Monday night while trying to save a paraplegic patient from a burning home, authorities said.WJAX Shared .
Medical Tuesday Thanksgiving EditionYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked.Klax-tv Shared .
Last Minute Thanksgiving PrepLouisiana Sports Hall of Fame 2020 Induction postponed after state's new COVID mitigations.Klax-tv Shared .
There's a solar farm movement coming to Louisiana; here's where these facilities are headedOver the next three years, there could be enough solar-generated electricity in Louisiana to power 60,000 homes in a state rich with oil and gas and crisscrossed with pipelines.The Advocate Shared .
Natchez aldermen forbid trucks' loud jake-brakingNATCHEZ, Miss. â The Board of Aldermen does not need to enact a panhandling ordinance cracking down further on people asking for money on Natchez streets, said city attorney Bryan Callaway.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Natchez Fire Department endures COVID staffing problemsNATCHEZ, Miss. â Interim Natchez Fire Chief David Freeman said COVID and other staffing complications have depleted the cityâs fire-fighting force in recent months.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame postpones its 2020 induction ceremonyThe Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame is postponing indefinitely its Dec. 15-17 Induction Celebration honoring the 11-member Class of 2020.Shreveport Times Shared .
Way Back When: When the Saints came marching inWhen most pro football fans settle back to watch a game, there is the assumption that the two teams have always been there.New Orleans News Shared .
New State Police head surprised and humbled to be leading agency: 'This is God's plan'After more than two decades with the Louisiana State Police a career that spans various divisions from traffic patrols and intelligence gathering to policy research Col.The Advocate Shared .
Louisiana nurse dies while rescuing paraplegic patient from a house fireA home nurse in Louisiana is being hailed a hero for saving her paraplegic patient from a house fire that ultimately killed her, authorities said Wednesday.MSN Shared .
Louisiana probes new unemployment claims for fraudA spike in new unemployment claims has prompted the Louisiana Workforce Commission to investigate what it describes as potentially fraudulent activity, officials said Wednesday.New Haven Register Shared .
Joe Biden To Deliver A Thanksgiving Address Seeking US UnityPresident-elect Joe Biden introduces nominees and appointees to key national security and foreign policy posts at The Queen theater, Tuesday, Nov.Listen Up Yall Shared .
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 2020 Induction postponed after state's new COVID mitigationsThe Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame is postponing indefinitely its Dec. 15-17 Induction Celebration honoring the 11-member Class of 2020, after analyzing the stateâs new Covid-19 mitigation orders that went into effect Wednesday.Klax-tv Shared .
Defying Warnings, Millions In The US Travel For ThanksgivingMillions of Americans took to the skies and the highways for Thanksgiving at the risk of pouring gasoline on the coronavirus fire, disregarding increasingly dire warnings that they stay home and limit their holiday gatherings to members of their own household.Listen Up Yall Shared .
ASH Trojans and Grant Cougars ready for playoffs; Many Tigers advance to 2nd round after forfeitThe #6 ASH Trojans are back for action after an almost four-week drought. Between the quarantine period, and no luck with finding an opponent from last week, head coach, Thomas Bachman, says they'v.Klax-tv Shared .
Trump pardons Flynn, taking direct aim at Russia probeWASHINGTON â President Donald Trump pardoned former national security adviser Michael Flynn on Wednesday, taking direct aim in the final days of his administration at a Russia investigation that he has long insisted was motivated by political bias.The Advocate Shared .
Excited Demons ready to end long delay at No. 14 Texas TechLUBBOCK, Texas â When the Northwestern State menâs basketball team tips of the 2020-21 season at 6 p.m.Klax-tv Shared .
Northwestern State's Delaney to be honored as Independence Bowl Sportsperson of the Year at bowl gameNATCHITOCHES â Northwestern State legend Joe Delaney will be honored once again in northwest Louisiana as heâs been named the 2020 Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl Carl Mikovich Sportsperson of the Year.Klax-tv Shared .
Several inches of rain fall on metro New Orleans, flooding streets; see advisory hereA line of severe thunderstorms dumped several inches of rain on the metro area early Wednesday evening, flooding streets throughout New Orleans and Jefferson parishes.NOLA.com Shared .
City Police Car Hits, Kills, Man Standing With BicycleBOYCE, La. â An on-duty local police officerâs patrol car hit and killed an unidentified man who was standing with a bicycle just inside a highway traffic lane early Tuesday, Louisiana State Police said.Listen Up Yall Shared .