Baton Rouge Newswire (Page 2)

Baton Rouge Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Baton Rouge, LA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 643 for "u:nola.com" in Baton Rouge, LA

  1. Charbonnet still has the most mayoral campaign money on handRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | NOLA.com

    WDSU's Scott Walker questions Michael Bagneris, LaToya Cantrell, Desiree Charbonnet and Troy Henry during the mayoral candidate debate Tuesday at Dillard University. Mayoral candidate Desiree Charbonnet is heading toward a possible runoff spot in the New Orleans mayor's race sitting atop a campaign war chest of $354,263, an amount that's twice as much as her two opponents combined.

    Comment?

  2. Tropical Storm Nate forms, heads for Louisiana, Gulf CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | NOLA.com

    Tropical Storm Nate formed Thursday morning in the Caribbean, the National Hurricane Center said at 6:40 a.m. The storm is expected to approach the Louisiana coast as a hurricane this weekend. Overnight, the storm's track shifted west toward Louisiana.

    Comment?

  3. Tropical Depression 16's path shifts more toward LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | NOLA.com

    Tropical Depression 16, which is expected to Tropical Storm Nate , has shifted west more toward Louisiana, forecasters with the National Hurricane Center said Thursday morning . The storm is expected to be a hurricane when it nears land Sunday morning.

    Comment?

  4. Why did Steve Scalise say 'tiger blood' to the Capitol Police officer who helped save his life?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | NOLA.com

    "Tiger blood" entered the pop culture lexicon when the hard-partying actor Charlie Sheen claimed the substance in a 2011 interview. It's also a brand of anabolic steroids , the name of a snowball flavor and a metaphor for the resiliency of LSU athletes such as Derrius Guice .

    Comment?

  5. Louisiana got some good budget news, but don't get too excitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana is expected to have a budget surplus from the fiscal cycle that ended June 30, but that's doesn't mean Louisiana's financial situation has improved a whole lot. Louisiana received about $140 million more in taxes, fees and other sorts of revenue than it was expecting during the state budget cycle that ended June 30. That means the state is likely to have some extra money to spend that it wasn't anticipating.

    Comment?

  6. LSU helped win a Nobel Prize, coastal protection and Cuban trade : Louisiana politics today (Oct. 4)Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | NOLA.com

    With about 80 percent of the Louisiana coast privately owned, it's not surprising that the state would need to work out deals with landowners in order to construct projects to protect coastal residents and infrastructure. But environmental advocates questioned whether the state's willingness to negotiate with landowners out of public view is compromising the goal of preserving the coast.

    Comment?

  7. Jefferson council candidate's robocalls came from Sheriff's Office phone number, foe saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | NOLA.com

    Danny Martiny accuses Dominick Impastato, his opponent in the Jefferson Parish Council's hard-fought 4th District race, of placing automated phone calls that show up on a caller identification box as coming from the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. Danny Martiny on Tuesday accused Dominick Impastato, his opponent in the Jefferson Parish Council 's hard-fought 4th District race, of placing automated phone calls labelled as coming from the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office.

    Comment?

  8. Why do New Orleans homes have such small closets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | NOLA.com

    The reason I know exactly how many pairs of shoes I have is because I wake up every morning and look right at them. They're lined up in rows amidst swirls of dog hair underneath the big wardrobe rack directly in my line of vision.

    Comment?

  9. How Louisiana protects and restores a privately owned coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | NOLA.com

    A new petroleum storage facility in St. John the Baptist Parish could add as much as $1.5 million to the price tag of a high priority coastal restoration project, according to documents obtained by NOLA.com The Times-Picayune. The added cost is raising questions about how the state negotiates building restoration projects on private property.

    Comment?

  10. LSU student from Mandeville missing for over a week died of suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | NOLA.com

    The LSU student from Mandeville whose body was found near campus after he went missing for more than a week died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner William "Beau" Clark reported Monday . Clark's office reported that forensic DNA identification of the body was completed Monday and determined that the manner of death was suicide caused by a gunshot wound to the head.

    Comment?

  11. Making 'American Made': 10 things to know about Tom Cruise's smuggling dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | NOLA.com

    "American Made," Tom Cruise's very much embellished crime drama based on Baton Rouge drug-smuggler-turned-federal-informant Barry Seal, was barely edged by the surprisingly durable horror-thriller "It" for the box office crown this past weekend, but it's got no reason to be ashamed. Its estimated $17 million haul was above analysts' expectations and, coming in just $300,000 behind "It," ended up tying "American Made" with holdover "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" for the No.

    Comment?

  12. Louisiana has 3 constitutional amendments on the 2017 ballot: What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana voters are being asked, once again, to alter the state constitution approved in 1974. There are three amendments on the ballot for the Oct. 14 election, and early voting starts Saturday and last through Oct. 7. Since it was initially put in place, state voters have chosen to alter the constitution 186 times.

    Comment?

  13. Remains found off LSU campus believed to be missing student from MandevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | NOLA.com

    Baton Rouge police said they believe they have found the body of Michael Nickelotte Jr., 21, of Mandeville, who had been missing since Sept. 18. They do not suspect foul play.

    Comment?

  14. For LSU fans, tailgating is 'Christmas in Louisiana'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | NOLA.com

    Tony Eglesias will never turn down a trip to Baton Rouge. The Brooklyn, New York native has been attending LSU games since the early '90s with his family -- they live in New Orleans and some have attended LSU -- and being on campus gives him a taste of something he just can't get at home.

    Comment?

  15. 4 fall gardening events not to miss: Herb Society sale, garden festival and floral fashion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | NOLA.com

    For many years, the Herb Society of America, New Orleans Unit, has held its popular fall plant sale in the verdant yard of member Anne Barnes' Uptown home . This year, the sale, scheduled for Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., moves to a bigger location at Hollygrove Market & Farm, 8301 Olive St. As always, it will feature a wide selection of culinary and ornamental plants, as well as a presentation at 10:30 a.m. on lemon herbs and how to cultivate an herb garden.

    Comment?

  16. 'American Made' movie review: Fact, fiction collide in movie based on the Barry Seal storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | NOLA.com

    They're four of the vaguest words in Hollywood, but four of the most frequently used: "based on real events." Sometimes a movie will use their equally vague cousin, "inspired by real events," but the upshot is pretty much the same.

    Comment?

  17. LSU running back Derrius Guice shares thoughts on national anthem protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | NOLA.com

    LSU running back Derrius Guice runs the ball during first half action against the Chattanooga Mocs in Baton Rouge on Saturday, September 9, 2017. (Photo by Brett Duke, NOLA.com LSU running back Derrius Guice shared his thoughts on the national anthem protests when some fans questioned him on Twitter on Thursday afternoon.

    Comment?

  18. Voting rights for freed Louisiana felons? Appeal court to hear caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | NOLA.com

    Criminal justice advocates have gone to a Louisiana appeals court in Baton Rouge with their argument that the state violates its constitution by denying the right to vote to felons on parole or probation. Louisiana's 1974 constitution allows suspension of voting rights for people who are "under an order of imprisonment" for a felony.

    Comment?

  19. South Tyler in Covington now open to 4 lanes of trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | NOLA.com

    Four lanes of traffic flow along a section of South Tyler Street in Covington on Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017.

    Comment?

  20. Bill Cassidy becomes the face of failed GOP health care billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | NOLA.com

    Bill Cassidy of Louisiana walked down a hallway flanked by three members of the Capitol Police, each ready to ward off protesters who might confront him about his health-care bill. It was an unusual day for the little-known Republican senator, spent shuttling from interview to interview, then to the Senate Finance Committee, where he would pitch his approach to dismantling Obamacare to his colleagues, and finally to a CNN stage where he subjected himself to a nationally televised, one-hour debate despite his bill's collapse hours earlier.

    Comment?

Baton Rouge Job Listings
View or post Baton Rouge job listings on Topix.
Baton Rouge Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Baton Rouge from Topix.
Baton Rouge Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Baton Rouge on Topix.