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 2020-10-21 15:05 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

No TV debates in Louisiana US Senate race ahead of election...

Republican U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy won't square off in person with his primary Democratic challenger or any of his 14 opponents ahead of the Nov. 3 election....

 2020-10-21 15:05 

The Advocate

Ed Orgeron: 'We don't think that Myles Brennan's going to be able to play' against South Carolina...

LSU may indeed be without its starting quarterback when the Tigers play South Carolina on Saturday....

 2020-10-21 15:03 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Frat suspended at LSU, probe launched into possible hazing...

BATON ROUGE, lA. (AP) — A fraternity chapter at Louisiana State University has been suspended and a Baton Rouge prosecutor said Tuesday that police are investigating a possible case of illegal hazing. The developments surrounding the suspension of t...

 2020-10-21 15:00 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Stat leaders, standings through Week 3 for St. Tammany Parish teams...

Hannan's Jake Dalmado, Covington's De'Kengie James and Blake Sharp are parish leaders...

 2020-10-21 15:00 

The Advocate

Owner of El Paso Mexican Grill buys former Chili's building...

The old Chili's Bar & Grill on Ambassador Caffery Parkway has been sold to the owner of the El Paso Mexican Grill restaurants, records show....

 2020-10-21 14:59 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Loyola students robbed at gunpoint in Audubon Park, Tulane PD investigating...

Some Loyola students were robbed at gunpoint in Audubon Park Tuesday night, according to a report by Tulane Police....

 2020-10-21 14:58 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

No tax hikes, benefit drops for Louisiana unemployment fund...

The steep drop in Louisiana's unemployment trust fund balance during the coronavirus outbreak won't trigger a decline in benefits for jobless workers or tax hikes on businesses....

 2020-10-21 14:56 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Court strikes Louisiana's 'Sex Offender' ID requirement...

Louisiana's Supreme Court has ruled as unconstitutional a state law requiring people convicted of certain sex crimes to carry an ID card with the words "sex offender" spelled out in orange capital letters....

 2020-10-21 14:55 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

Want to win over your Halloween boo? Try a funny costume...

When you're trying to dress to impress a significant other -- at least for Halloween -- more people say funny costumes are the way to go, according to a survey by Dating.com....

 2020-10-21 14:54 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Louisiana lawmakers pass bill striking at governor's power...

Republican Louisiana lawmakers have voted to give themselves more authority to curb Gov. John Bel Edwards' coronavirus restrictions and emergency powers....

 2020-10-21 14:53 

KPLCTV

Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film...

Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions in a feature-length documentary called "Francesco."...

 2020-10-21 14:52 

KLFY

Opelousas to spray for mosquitos brought in by hurricanes over next two weeks...

OPELOUSAS, La. (KLFY) — Opelousas Mayor Julius Alsandor said the city has entered into a contract with a mosquito abatement company to begin spraying to kill the pests citywide. Alsandor said......

 2020-10-21 14:51 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Ribbon-cutting ceremony for new KTAL studio in Texarkana...

TEXARKANA, Texas (KTAL) It's a big day at the KTAL NBC 6 studios in Texarkana, Texas. Community leaders joined KTAL NBC 6 General Manager Mark McKay and our Texarkana First News anchor Heather Wright for the ribbon cutting and dedication. Texarkana Fi...

 2020-10-21 14:47 

KPLCTV

Barrett was trustee at private school with anti-gay policies...
 2020-10-21 14:46 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film...

Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions in a feature-length documentary called "Francesco."...

 2020-10-21 14:45 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

THE INVESTIGATORS: LSU fraternity suspended as campus investigates possible violations; DA calls it 'unbelievably similar' to Maxwell Gruver case...

Louisiana State University suspended activities for its chapter of Phi Kappa Psi fraternity as campus officials investigate "if violations of the law, LSU policy, or other applicable policies occurred."...

 2020-10-21 14:45 

KLFY

Hurricane Delta survivors: What to expect after registering with FEMA...

BATON ROUGE, La. (FEMA) — If you were affected by Hurricane Delta and you live in Acadia, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis, and Vermilion Parish, you may be eligible for FEMA help. Assistance pr......

 2020-10-21 14:41 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Hurricane risk reduction meeting, book talks and more metro-area community news...

COMMUNITY EVENTS...

 2020-10-21 14:41 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Frat suspended, probe launched into possible LSU hazing...

The developments surrounding Tuesday's suspension of the Phi Kappa Psi chapter were announced the day after an LSU student was hospitalized....

 2020-10-21 14:40 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Court strikes Louisiana's 'Sex Offender' ID requirement...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's requirement that people convicted of certain sex crimes carry a state-issued ID card with the words "SEX OFFENDER" printed on it in orange capital letters is unconstitutional, the state's Supreme Court ...

 2020-10-21 14:37 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

Trump tends to his electoral map, Biden eyes Obama boost...

As Trump was on the road, Biden was meeting at his lakeside home in Wilmington, Delaware, with senior adviser Ron Klain, who is in charge of debate preparation....

 2020-10-21 14:37 

KPLCTV

Trump tends to his electoral map, Biden eyes Obama boost...

As Trump was on the road, Biden was meeting at his lakeside home in Wilmington, Delaware, with senior adviser Ron Klain, who is in charge of debate preparation....

 2020-10-21 14:37 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Arkansas lawmakers test positive for virus, governor exposed...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Three Arkansas lawmakers have tested positive for the coronavirus, legislative leaders said Tuesday, and the state's governor said he's scaling back his public events and meetings after being exposed to someone with ...

 2020-10-21 14:37 

KLFY

Rayne Police looking for ice storage bin theft suspects...

RAYNE, La. (KLFY) — Detectives with the Rayne Police Department are investigating the felony theft of three ice storage bins from two local businesses during the month of September. Acadia Pa......

 2020-10-21 14:37 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

The 2020 New Orleans battle of drop-off ballots...

The Secretary of State and the New Orleans City Council are in a legal fight over absentee drop-off locations....

 2020-10-21 14:32 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Lawmakers pass bill striking at Gov. Edwards' power...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Republican Louisiana lawmakers voted Tuesday to give themselves more authority to curb Gov. John Bel Edwards' coronavirus restrictions and emergency powers, under a deal brokered between House and Senate GOP leaders that ...

 2020-10-21 14:31 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

Pope Francis endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film...
 2020-10-21 14:30 

KLFY

Fred Prejean Sr. named 2020 Lafayette Civic Cup recipient...

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — The Community Foundation of Acadiana has officially named Frederick "Fred" Prejean Sr. as the 2020 recipient of the Lafayette Civic Cup. Information on Pre......

 2020-10-21 14:30 

The Advocate

Parish paying $1.3 million for others to operate, maintain three parish parks...

The Lafayette Parish Council is giving $1.3 million to three entities to take over maintenance and operation of parks in Carencro, Duson and Judice....

 2020-10-21 14:29 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film...

The papal thumbs up came midway through the film that delves into issues he cares about most, including the environment, poverty, migration, racial and income inequality, and the people most affected by discrimination....

 2020-10-21 14:28 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

'Vote for Trump or else': Voters receive threatening email...

Voters in at least three states reported receiving emails that appear to be from a right-wing group threatening to "came after" voters unless they cast their ballot for President Donald Trump....

 2020-10-21 14:28 

WVUE

[ New Orleans ]

US officials: OxyContin maker to plead to 3 criminal charges...

Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin, the powerful prescription painkiller that experts say helped touch off an opioid epidemic, will plead guilty to three federal criminal charges as part of a settlement of more than $8 billion, Justice Depart...

 2020-10-21 14:28 

KPLCTV

US officials: OxyContin maker to plead to 3 criminal charges...

Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin, the powerful prescription painkiller that experts say helped touch off an opioid epidemic, will plead guilty to three federal criminal charges as part of a settlement of more than $8 billion, Justice Depart...

 2020-10-21 14:25 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

Everyone in US gets a free taco after stolen base in Game 1 of World Series...

While fans of the Tampa Bay Rays and Los Angeles Dodgers were cheering on their teams in Game 1 of the World Series, many others were excited over winning free tacos....

 2020-10-21 14:23 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

Parents of 545 children separated at border can't be found, court-appointed lawyers say...

Court-appointed lawyers said they have been unable to find parents of 545 children who were separated at the U.S. border with Mexico....

 2020-10-21 14:23 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

AP: OxyContin maker to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges, agrees to $8 billion settlement...

Purdue Pharma will plead guilty to three counts, including conspiracy to defraud the United States and violating federal anti-kickback laws, the AP reports....

 2020-10-21 14:21 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

Louisiana performing better than other Southern states when it comes to Covid-19...

Newly released data from The White House shows, Louisiana is doing better than their southern peers when it comes to areas of Covid-19....

 2020-10-21 14:20 

KLFY

Bill Cosby, now 83, grins in newly released prison mug shot...

The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections recently updated Cosby's mug shot, something routinely done to document changes to inmates' appearance as they age. Cosby's new photo was take......

 2020-10-21 14:20 

KMSS

[ Shreveport ]

Newsfeed Now: President Trump campaigns in NC; Presidential Debate preparations...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (KARK/NEXSTAR)...

 2020-10-21 14:20 

KLFY

Newsfeed Now: President Trump campaigns in NC; Presidential Debate preparations...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see ......

 2020-10-21 14:20 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Newsfeed Now: President Trump campaigns in NC; Presidential Debate preparations...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (KARK/NEXSTAR)...

 2020-10-21 14:20 

KLFY

Pope endorses civil union law for same-sex couples...

VATICAN CITY (NEXSTAR) — Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for the feature-length documentary "Francesco," which had its premiere ......

 2020-10-21 14:19 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

Newsfeed Now: President Trump campaigns in NC; Presidential Debate preparations...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (KARK/NEXSTAR)...

 2020-10-21 14:18 

KLFY

Best Stop to expand food offerings nationally...

SCOTT, La. (KLFY) — Since 1986, Acadiana residents have known The Best Stop as one of the finest places to get Cajun cuisine like boudin and tasso, but now, it may become known on a national ......

 2020-10-21 14:18 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

120,000-plus absentee ballots requested in Mississippi...

Statewide voting officials said they are seeing record numbers of people who are casting their ballot for the Nov. 3 election, and the absentee ballots are still coming in....

 2020-10-21 14:17 

NOLA.com - Times-Picayune

4 people robbed at gunpoint on St. Charles Avenue near Audubon Park, NOPD says...

The victims were two women, both 18, and two men, both 19....

 2020-10-21 14:16 

CenlaNow - WNTZ

[ Alexandria, LA ]

TINY TWINS: Baton Rouge parents welcome second set of identical twins, "This only happens every 15 years"...

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD)-- A Baton Rouge couple is welcoming home their second set of identical twins this afternoon. "Only about 1 in 111,111 pregnancies results in a second set of identical twins. To put that in perspective, we deliver approximate...

 2020-10-21 14:15 

WGMB

[ FOX Baton Rouge ]

New electric Hummer to feature 'crab walk' mode...

GM introduced a new electric Hummer pickup, with a high-end version due in showrooms sometime in the fall of next year....

 2020-10-21 14:12 

WDSU

[ New Orleans ]

WDSU Baby of the Day for October 21, 2020...

WDSU Baby of the Day for October 21, 2020...

 2020-10-21 14:11 

KARD

[ Monroe ]

Louisiana lawmakers pass bill striking at governor's power...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Republican Louisiana lawmakers have voted to give themselves more authority to curb Gov. John Bel Edwards' coronavirus restrictions and emergency powers. The deal brokered between House and Senate GOP leaders and passed T...

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