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  1. Make holiday shipping less stressfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBRZ

    ... of Ponchatoula. "The last thing I ordered was last week, and I'm still waiting on it to come in," explains Baton Rouge native Larry Collins. "I'm not worried because I'm sure everything will be delivered this week." 2une In's Rebecca Buchanan was ...

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  2. Violent night in Baton Rouge: Pedestrian struck, killed by car; man critical after shootingRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    At 11:50 p.m. Monday in the 2900 block of 72nd Avenue, Baton Rouge police found an unidentified woman lying in the street after a vehicle hit her. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  3. Guest column from Dillard president Walter Kimbrough: TOPS more an...Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    ... were on hand to give information and guidance to approximately 4,000 high school seniors, most from the Greater Baton Rouge area, but some from other areas of the state and Mississippi. Workshops on TOPS and financial aid, ACT/SAT strategies, ...

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  4. Offensive lineman Matt Womack decommits from LSU, flips to AlabamaRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    ... Brown Jr., a three-star offensive tackle from Ohio, committed to LSU last weekend during his official visit to Baton Rouge. Womack's decommitment knocks the Tigers' 2015 commitments down to 15, the lowest total among teams ranked in the top 27 of ...

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  5. Suit Filed Against Crowley Police Department Alleges Police Action by Uncommissioned OfficersRead the original story

    Tuesday | Law Firm Newswire

    ... and other personal injury claims. Our headquarters is located in Lafayette, Louisiana with satellite offices in Baton Rouge, Louisiana , Lake Charles, Louisiana and Alexandria, Louisiana. Consultations are free, but by appointment only. Law Offices ...

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  6. Some lawmakers will get paid when attending Christmas partyRead the original story

    Tuesday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... at least 10 legislative committees and study panels have set meeting dates for Wednesday and Thursday in Baton Rouge. That means members of those committees will get mileage reimbursement and the daily per diem rate of $150 for attending their ...

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  7. Miles informs LSU athletics staff he's not leavingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Houston Chronicle

    ... by news outlets in Michigan, citing unidentified sources, that Miles had been contacted about the Michigan job. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Les Miles has informed LSU athletic officials that he hasn't been contacted by Michigan about the Wolverines' ...

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  8. Guest column: TOPS more an engine of inequality than opportunityRead the original story

    Monday | The Advocate

    ... were on hand to give information and guidance to approximately 4,000 high school seniors, most from the Greater Baton Rouge area, but some from other areas of the state and Mississippi. Workshops on TOPS and financial aid, ACT/SAT strategies, ...

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  9. State gives away $7 billion in tax breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The News-Star

    ... much money is available to fund government, those funds are siphoned off first, Albrecht told the Press Club of Baton Rouge Monday. Many of the tax breaks are "open-ended spending and it's unappropriated," he said. "It's on autopilot ... In effect, ...

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  10. Louisiana economist: Low oil prices won't sink state budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NOLA.com

    ... on the other two," said Albrecht of the sales and income tax receipts. Albrecht, who was speaking to the Baton Rouge Press Club Monday (Dec. 15), does economic forecasting for the Louisiana Legislature . His primary professional responsibility is to ...

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  11. Louisiana tax break programs are 'open-ended' spending, economist saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NOLA.com

    ... set them up, participation, payout. It's got no controls, no review, nothing," Albrecht told the Press Club of Baton Rouge. Albrecht has been trying to get decision-makers at the state Capitol to understand the financial implications of the tax ...

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  12. Recovery School District can't find $7 million in property, audit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NOLA.com

    ... School District is a network of 64 public charter schools serving more than 33,000 students in New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Shreveport. Most of the schools are in New Orleans. The review looked at the budget year that ended June 30. It says Recovery ...

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  13. IBM building topped off in downtown Baton RougeRead the original story

    Monday | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- The IBM building downtown at the corner of Lafayette and North streets was the site of a topping off ceremony Monday signaling the completion of ironwork on the nine-story structure. The IBM building is on schedule to open in April or May. More than 200 employees are expected to be working at the building.

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  14. LSU's Collins, Neighbors going to Senior BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WBRZ

    ... valuable players on offense. The Tigers averaged 219 yards a game on offense during the 2014 season. Collins, a Baton Rouge native, is a three-year starter for the Tigers and led all offensive linemen on the team in snaps (792) and knockdowns (84.5) ...

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  15. Police say car crashes into house after driver allegedly tried running over girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Investigators said a woman is hospitalized and her boyfriend is facing charges after he allegedly tried to run over her with a car. The Baton Rouge Police Department reported Damion Shields, 22, was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on a charge of attempted murder.

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  16. Portico closes Perkins Road restaurantRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Advocate

    Portico, based in Monroe, entered the Baton Rouge market in 2012 with a location in the former Calendar's near Coursey and Sherwood Forest Boulevard. That restaurant closed in August.

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  17. Economist says Louisiana tax break programs are a open-endeda spendingRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Advocate

    ... set them up, participation, payout. It's got no controls, no review, nothing," Albrecht told the Press Club of Baton Rouge. The Advocate recently ran an eight-part series called "Giving Away Louisiana" that focused on the billions of dollars of tax ...

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  18. Deposition of DHH attorney allowed in CNSI case, Baton Rouge judge rulesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | The Advocate

    Attorneys for a company that contends Louisiana wrongfully terminated its nearly $200 million Medicaid claims processing contract can question the state health agency's chief lawyer, a Baton Rouge judge ruled Monday over the state's objections. State District Judge Tim Kelley's ruling cleared the way for Client Network Services Inc.'s attorneys to take deposition testimony of Department of Health and Hospitals executive counsel Steve Russo on Tuesday.

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  19. Crager inductedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Madison Press

    ... alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction. Founded in 1897 at the University of Maine and headquartered in Baton Rouge, La., Phi Kappa Phi is the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline honor society. The Society has chapters on more ...

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  20. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WYLD-FM

    ... health care services and other items included in the state's annual budget. But Albrecht told the Press Club of Baton Rouge the difference with the tax breaks is the spending is "open-ended," with few controls and no review from state lawmakers as ...

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