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  1. Jindal slams decision to exchange terrorists for U.S. soldierRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    BATON ROUGE, La. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is blasting the decision by President Obama to exchange some Guantanamo prisoners for the freedom of U.S. soldier Bowe Berghadi, saying that by negotiating with terrorist groups the president is likely emboldening them.

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  2. LSU pitcher promises win in regional championshipRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Glenn Guilbeau / Gannett Louisiana BATON ROUGE The LSU baseball team sounded as if it wanted to play Houston again last night, immediately following a 5-4 loss in 11 innings that has forced a 7 p.m. game Monday at Alex Box Stadium for the NCAA Regional championship.

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  3. Impact of signing levee lawsuit bill questionedRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    BATON ROUGE, La. Several law school professors, including one at Loyola, have warned Gov. Bobby Jindal that if he signs a bill killing a lawsuit filed by a New Orleans area levee authority, he's jeopardizing lawsuits filed against British Petroleum for damage the massive amount of oil it released inflicted on the coast.

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  4. Baton Rouge, Lafayette weekend baseball weather outlookRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Once daytime heating takes off Friday afternoon, a few showers or storms could pop up in the Baton Rouge area.

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  5. Road to Omaha opens just as LSU is playing fast and furiousRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    And there is a 60 percent chance of that happening throughout Friday when the No.

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  6. Women seeking abortion in La. to get pamphlet describing psychological effects of procedureRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    By MELINDA DESLATTE / Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. -- Women in Louisiana seeking an abortion will have to receive a pamphlet that describes possible psychological effects of the procedure, though studies disagree on those effects.

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  7. LSU chasing NCAA record for shutoutsRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    BATON ROUGE The record has stood for 42 seasons, but LSU's pitching staff has a chance to break it this season.

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  8. McMullen was an unlikely hero for Tigers at SEC TourneyRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    BATON ROUGE Sean McMullen was on antibiotics for a ruptured salivary duct in his mouth after visiting a doctor Sunday morning.

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  9. Legislators honor Frank Davis, celebrate renaming Twin Spans in his honorRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    The memory of WWL-TV personality Frank Davis took center stage at the State Capitol Tuesday as his wife and daughter traveled to Baton Rouge to celebrate a decision by lawmakers to rename the I-10 Twin Spans in his honor.

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  10. Man dies when he falls out of, gets hit by boatRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Search and rescue teams have found the body of a Baton Rouge man who died Sunday in the Amite River Diversion Canal.

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  11. LSU to host NCAA RegionalRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    LSU was selected as an NCAA Baseball Regional host site Sunday night, and the Tigers will play host to the four-team regional in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field beginning on Friday.

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  12. Teen indicted in shooting death over cellphoneRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    An 18-year-old Baton Rouge man is under indictment in the fatal Feb. 7 shooting of a St. Gabriel man who police said was merely in the wrong place at the wrong time.

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  13. Bill to make changes to Tulane legislative scholarships voted downRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    By MELINDA DESLATTE / Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. -- Lawmakers in the House Wednesday put the brakes on efforts to place new restrictions and transparency rules on the nearly $7 million in Tulane University scholarships handed out each year by legislators.

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  14. BR man accused of killing roommate, 77, and burying him in gardenRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    A 77-year-old former longtime LSU athletics department employee described by his neighbors as a fatherly figure, was found bludgeoned to death, wrapped in a bedsheet and buried in a tomato garden behind his home Tuesday after he was killed by his roommate following a heated argument Sunday, police said.

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  15. SEC announces cross-division rotations: LSU won't play Georgia until 2018Read the original story

    May 19, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Glenn Guilbeau / Gannett Louisiana BATON ROUGE LSU will not be playing Southeastern Conference East power Georgia in football again until 2018, while Alabama travels to Georgia in 2015, according to the future schedules through 2025 involving rotating opponents from the SEC West and East divisions just released by the SEC office on Monday ... (more)

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  16. Mainieri: LSU deserves to host NCAA RegionalRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Glenn Guilbeau / Gannett Louisiana BATON ROUGE As far as LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri is concerned, his team does not need to win a game in the Southeastern Conference Tournament that opens Tuesday in Hoover, Ala., because his Tigers have already accomplished enough to garner one of the 16 NCAA Regional sites, where the first round of the NCAA ... (more)

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  17. Bill to mandate sex education in school fails in state House committeeRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    By LAUREN LANGLOIS / Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. -- Sex education still won't be mandated teaching in Louisiana's public schools.

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  18. Perfect Game: LSU beats Northwestern La. 27-0 in game called earlyRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    And it finally did, mercifully, when third base umpire Mark Chapman spotted lightning in the distance and called the game with two outs in the bottom of the sixth.

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  19. Teen gets 50 years for manslaughter, armed robberyRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    A Baton Rouge teenager has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter and armed robbery charges in the 2011 shooting death of a 16-year-old boy.

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  20. Lsu Ad: Beer sales coming to Tiger Stadium - eventuallyRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | WWL-TV New Orleans

    Glenn Guilbeau / Gannett Louisiana BATON ROUGE The first beer sales for LSU football games in Tiger Stadium may be on tap in the future, LSU athletic director Joe Alleva said at the Baton Rouge Press Club Monday afternoon.

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