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 2020-09-23 20:41 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Mars drops Uncle Ben's, reveals new name for rice brand...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original. Parent firm Mars Inc. unveiled the change Wednesday for the 70-year-old brand, the latest company to drop a logo criticized as a racial stereotype. Packaging w...

 2020-09-23 20:41 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

'Cautiously optimistic': US health experts should have safe, effective vaccine by end of year...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation...

 2020-09-23 20:41 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

'Cautiously optimistic': US health experts should have safe, effective vaccine by end of year...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation...

 2020-09-23 20:40 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

'Cautiously optimistic': US health experts should have safe, effective vaccine by end of year...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation...

 2020-09-23 20:40 

KLFY

'Cautiously optimistic': US health experts should have safe, effective vaccine by end of year...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, said that they should know by the end of the year whether any of the vaccines currently being studied can be safely mass produce......

 2020-09-23 20:39 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Macon court clerk accused of stealing taxpayer money...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The state auditor's office has accused the court clerk of a small eastern Mississippi town of stealing thousands of dollars in fines and fees paid to the court by taxpayers. State Auditor Shad White announced Wednesday that...

 2020-09-23 20:35 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Arkansas asks judge to dismiss lawsuit over virus mandates...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by a group of Republican legislators challenging the state's coronavirus restrictions. Attorney General Leslie Rutledge's office said in a filing Tuesday that the restr...

 2020-09-23 20:35 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Theatre Baton Rouge's 'American Son' happening this week...

BATON ROUGE, La (BRProud) Theatre Baton Rouge is getting ready to kick off their 75th season with the powerful drama, 'American Son'. Showtimes will be Thursday September 24 October 4 with showtimes being 7:30 p.m. and matinees being 2 p.m. TICKET...

 2020-09-23 20:33 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

'You are not listening:' Fauci loses patience with Rand Paul in Senate COVID hearing...

In the contentious exchange, captured on video, Paul says the low positivity rate may simply be due to community immunity developing in New York....

 2020-09-23 20:30 

The Advocate

Smiley: On naming dat beer 'Dat Beer'...

My readers responded to the "Name That Dixie Beer" contest with the same enthusiasm the Saints showed Monday night against the Raiders....

 2020-09-23 20:28 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

'America's Got Talent' special, live star-studded finale to air tonight...

(NBC) — Tonight at 8 p.m., Terry Crews will host a one-hour special "America's Got Talent Countdown to the Finale," highlighting the show's Top 10 finalists. The show will feature an exclusive sneak peek, along with never-before-seen...

 2020-09-23 20:28 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

'America's Got Talent' special, live star-studded finale to air tonight on KTAL NBC 6...

(NBC) — Tonight at 7 p.m., Terry Crews will host a one-hour special "America's Got Talent Countdown to the Finale," highlighting the show's Top 10 finalists. The show will feature an exclusive sneak peek, along with never-before-seen...

 2020-09-23 20:25 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

SEC football opens minus big crowds, tailgating, some stars...

The Southeastern Conference is finally set to open its college football season minus the big crowds and some the league's star players. The COVID-19 SEC season starts Saturday and features 10 league-only games and won't have the traditional tailga...

 2020-09-23 20:23 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

'America's Got Talent' special, live star-studded finale to air tonight...

(NBC) — Tonight at 7 p.m., Terry Crews will host a one-hour special "America's Got Talent Countdown to the Finale," highlighting the show's Top 10 finalists. The show will feature an exclusive sneak peek, along with never-before-seen...

 2020-09-23 20:23 

KLFY

Fake GoFundMe set up for teen punched by police officer in bowling alley incident...

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — The mother teens involved in a fight with a Lafayette police officer at a local bowling alley said a fake GoFundMe account was created in their names. The account, whi......

 2020-09-23 20:22 

KPLCTV

California moves to end sales of new gas-powered cars...

California will halt sales of new gasoline-powered passenger cars and trucks by 2035, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday, a move he says will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 35% in the nation's most populous state....

 2020-09-23 20:22 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

SEVERE WEATHER: Tornado warning issued for southern Concordia Parish until 4:15 PM...

WEST MONROE, La. — The National Weather Service Office in Jackson has issued a tornado warning for southern Concordia Parish until 4:15 PM. If you are within the area of the tornado warning, please remain in your homes until the storm has passed and...

 2020-09-23 20:22 

KLFY

75% capacity now allowed at bars in Lafayette, St. Mary parishes...

(KLFY) Bars in Lafayette and St. Mary parishes can increase capacity from 50 to 75%, according to the Louisiana Department of Health data website. The change stems from an improvement in both paris......

 2020-09-23 20:22 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

NOPD arrests charter school janitor accused of fondling outgoing 8th grade student in 2018...

New Orleans police last week arrested a public charter school janitor accused of inviting over an eighth grader, playing pornography for him on the television, and forcing the child to...

 2020-09-23 20:20 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Bus-size asteroid to zoom by Earth, ducking below satellites...

An asteroid the size of a school bus is headed our way, but NASA says the space rock will zoom safely past Earth on Thursday....

 2020-09-23 20:20 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

After fine, Sean Payton admits he needs 'to be more diligent' with face covering during games...

Payton was one of five coaches fined by the NFL for not properly wearing a face covering during Week 2....

 2020-09-23 20:15 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Coroner's Office names 65-year-old pedestrian killed after she was hit by van in Marrero...

The Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office has identified the woman who died after being hit by a van in Marrero Monday night as Debra Miller, 65....

 2020-09-23 20:11 

KPLCTV

Carole Baskin of 'Tiger King' fame sued for defamation...

As part of the lawsuit, the daughters of Baskin's former husband are seeking more information about what happened to their father, who disappeared mysteriously more than two decades ago....

 2020-09-23 20:10 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Hunterville officer receives napkin with handwritten prayer on windshield...

A Huntersville police officer left a Dunkin' Donuts with more than just coffee Tuesday morning. He left with a handwritten note on a napkin that he says he's going to keep with him....

 2020-09-23 20:09 

KPLCTV

Judge: Eric Trump must testify in NY probe before election...

A judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump's son Eric Trump must testify in a New York investigation into the family's businesses before the November election....

 2020-09-23 20:02 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Americans load up on Halloween candy while waiting to see if trick or treating will happen...

Americans may not know if trick or treating will happen this year because of the pandemic, but they're buying a lot of Halloween candy while they wait to find out....

 2020-09-23 19:54 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

Americans load up on Halloween candy while waiting to see if trick or treating will happen...

Americans may not know if trick or treating will happen this year because of the pandemic, but they're buying a lot of Halloween candy while they wait to find out....

 2020-09-23 19:47 

KADN

[ Lafayette, LA ]

U.S. News & World Report Places UL Lafayette Among Nation's Best Colleges...

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is listed among the top 389 colleges and universities in the nation in U.S. News & World Report's 2021 edition of "Best Colleges."...

 2020-09-23 19:45 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Judge: Eric Trump must testify in NY probe before election...

A judge ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump's son Eric Trump must testify in a New York investigation into the family's businesses before the November election....

 2020-09-23 19:45 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Drive-thru flu shot clinic offered to Veterans...

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) Veterans will now be able to get a flu shot without leaving their vehicle. A Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic will be offered from 8 a.m. until noon Saturday, Sept. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 3 at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center on 510 E...

 2020-09-23 19:44 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Civil rights advocates say Louisiana's mail-in voting rules pose safety risk that could limit turnout...

Voting rights advocates say much more could be done to ensure ballots can be cast safely and securely....

 2020-09-23 19:43 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Orleans registrar: 4,000 mail-in ballot requests sat at post office...

An Orleans Parish elections official is bringing problems with mail-in absentee voting to light, and Jefferson Parish voters have similar concerns ahead of Saturday's election. Both issues appear to involve the U.S. Postal Service....

 2020-09-23 19:42 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Tornado Watch in effect for portions of LA and MS...

A Tornado Watch has been issued for Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, West Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, West Feliciana, East Feliciana in Louisiana and Amite, Wilkinson, Pike in Mississippi until 10 P.M.. This means that conditions are favorable for tornadic s...

 2020-09-23 19:32 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Carole Baskin of 'Tiger King' fame sued for defamation...

As part of the lawsuit, the daughters of Baskin's former husband are seeking more information about what happened to their father, who disappeared mysteriously more than two decades ago....

 2020-09-23 19:31 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Walmart to add 20,000 seasonal jobs. Here's how you can apply...

The hiring spree comes as Walmart prepares for an anticipated jump in online shopping, evolving wish lists....

 2020-09-23 19:30 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

New Dolly Parton parading group still hoping to say 'here we come again' to Mardi Gras 2021...

The Krewe of Dolly is in a holding pattern....

 2020-09-23 19:29 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

California moves to end sales of new gas-powered cars...

California would be the first U.S. state with such a rule, though Germany and France are among 15 other countries that have a similar requirement....

 2020-09-23 19:27 

Shreveport Times

Shreveport man dies following head-on collision in south Caddo Parish...

A Shreveport man has died following a head-on collision in south Caddo Parish Wednesday morning, Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator said....

 2020-09-23 19:25 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

The rain will gradually end Wednesday night starting an extended streak of dry weather...

The rain will continue to end as the remnants of Beta continue to move away from our area. Expect lots of clouds and below-normal temperatures once again Thursday. Sunshine and more normal temperatures will return for Friday and the weekend. Wednesday was...

 2020-09-23 19:25 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

One dies, one injured in Wednesday morning crash in south Caddo Parish...

CADDO PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) A Shreveport man has died and a woman is recovering from injuries following a head-on collision in south Caddo Parish this morning, according to Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator. The crash occurred at approximately 8:30 a.m....

 2020-09-23 19:23 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

California moves to end sales of new gas-powered cars...

California will halt sales of new gasoline-powered passenger cars and trucks by 2035, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday, a move he says will cut greenhouse gas emissions by 35% in the nation's most populous state....

 2020-09-23 19:17 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

SPD seeks identities of burglary suspects...

SHREVEPORT, La. (KTAL/KMSS) Shreveport police are asking the public for help to find two suspects accused of a business burglary. According to the Shreveport Police Department, the burglary happened in the 200 block of West 70th Street on Sept. 9. Investi...

 2020-09-23 19:16 

KLFY

Walmart to add 20,000 seasonal jobs. Here's how you can apply...

The hiring spree comes as Walmart prepares for an anticipated jump in online shopping, evolving wish lists....

 2020-09-23 19:15 

The Advocate

LSU picked to finish second in the SEC West in preseason media poll; see full picks here...

LSU has been predicted to finish second in the Southeastern Conference Western Division, according to a preseason media poll released Wednesday, and the Tigers are tied with Georgia as the second team predicted to win the league....

 2020-09-23 19:14 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Tuesday Morning becomes 5th big retailer to file Chapter 11; 230 stores to close...

As part of the bankruptcy reorganization, the Dallas-based chain said Wednesday it plans to close approximately 230 of its 687 stores over the summer....

 2020-09-23 19:13 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Confirmed cases of MIS-C increase in Louisiana...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children is still spreading in Louisiana. Over the last week, the state has seen an increase of four confirmed cases of MIS-C. The Louisiana Department of Health is providing a breakdown of M...

 2020-09-23 19:10 

KPLCTV

AP Source: Chargers' team doctor punctured Tyrod Taylor's lung...

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor missed last Sunday's game because a team doctor accidentally punctured his lung, according to a person familiar with the case....

 2020-09-23 19:10 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Louisville Urban League president gives emotional reaction to Breonna Taylor indictment...

Louisville Urban League President Sadiqa Reynolds says she's disappointed by the grand jury's findings in the Breonna Taylor case....

 2020-09-23 19:08 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

GOP Senate report on Biden's son alleges conflict of interest, provides no evidence of wrongdoing...

Two Republican-led Senate committees issued a politically charged report alleging that the work Joe Biden's son did in Ukraine constituted a conflict of interest for the Obama administration....

 2020-09-23 19:07 

KLFY

UL Lafayette listed among best colleges in US News and World Report rankings...

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has been listed among the nation's top 389 colleges in the 2021 edition of the U.S. News and World Report's "......

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