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  1. Group sues to try to force La. insurers to take AIDS money from federal programRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Town Talk

    NEW ORLEANS -- An advocacy group said in a lawsuit Thursday that an insurance company is violating the Affordable Care Act by refusing to take premium payments from a federal program that helps HIV and AIDS patients pay for care.

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  2. Married 83 years, Marksville couple believed to be longest-married in nationRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Norman and Norma Burmah of Marksville, who celebrated their 83rd wedding anniversary last month, are the longest known married couple in the United States, according to the Louisiana Family Forum.

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  3. A healthy duck dish? For Mardi Gras, we let the good times rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Town Talk

    With Mardi Gras looming, I thought it might be fun to cook up some New Orleans-styled goodies featuring duck, andouille sausage and Creole seasoning.

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  4. Maginnis: GOP right wing not sold on CassidyRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Town Talk

    The U.S. Senate race is in full swing, with most of the swinging done by the TV advertising of the free-spending Super PACS of both parties.

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  5. LSU baseball team faces first major test at Southeastern LouisianaRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | The Town Talk

    LSU's opening two opponents in baseball over the weekend, the University of New Orleans and Grambling, won a combined 25 games last season.

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  6. Another View: Push Louisiana pols away from the freebie buffetRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Town Talk

    State law bans using campaign funds for personal expenses, but the Ethics Board points out that it allows expenses "related to a political campaign or the holding of a public office or party position."

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  7. The bizarre career of former New Orleans Mayor Ray NaginRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Town Talk

    It was July 2002 and Ray Nagin, the newly elected mayor of New Orleans, was discussing his administration's crackdown on corruption in the city's automobile inspection and taxi permit programs.

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  8. LSU's Hale loves Alex Box from all anglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Conner Hale's debut as an LSU baseball player Friday was exactly how he was told it would be.

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  9. Alexandrian makes custom Mardi Gras masks by handRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Two versions of Mardi Gras can be experienced by Louisiana natives and tourists alike.

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  10. Still connected: All-Stars Paul, James keep roots in ex-NBA homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Chris Paul's All-Star weekend in New Orleans could have been awkward. Much like LeBron James, Paul left his first NBA team in his prime, disappointing fans in the city where he rose to stardom.

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  11. Bayous and bays are vanishing from marine maps of La.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Flip Tayamen has seen the wetlands of his childhood disintegrate and vanish. Still, he was stunned to hear that those bays and bayous, with names like Yellow Cotton Bay and Dry Cypress Bayou that offered him nets full of shrimp and shelter from storms, would no longer appear on maps.

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  12. First new posthumous Rodrigue print releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    The estate of George Rodrigue has released "Mardi Gras 2014," the first print by the New Iberia artist's studio since his death on Dec. 14. The silkscreen was designed by Rodrigue and has been printed posthumously in a limited numbered edition of 450.

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  13. From the Past: Feb. 16Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Cleco stock offering: Central Louisiana Electric Co. will offer 1 million shares of common stock to the public, officials announced.

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  14. LSU baseball opens season with win over UNORead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Call it a soft opening. No. 2 LSU managed only two runs, but the 2-0 victory over the University of New Orleans Friday night was a start in front of 9,229 at Alex Box Stadium Friday night.

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  15. Atheist gathering looks a lot like churchRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Town Talk

    East Nashville's places of worship get moving mid-morning on Sundays, a suit-wearing man arranging traffic cones outside Liberty Christian Bible Church, the doors of Woodland Presbyterian flung wide to reveal a banner bearing a cross flanked by flames.

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  16. Man found not guilty by reason of insanity in La. child decapitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    NEW ORLEANS -- A Louisiana father accused of beheading his disabled 7-year-old son was ruled not guilty by reason of insanity Friday, after several experts on mental illness concluded he was delusional and believed that his son was no longer real but had been replaced with a CPR dummy.

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  17. Warmer weather signals start of 'Box' season at LSURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Following weeks of routine, freezing temperatures, things are warming up around LSU just in time for baseball.

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  18. Deadly La. rampage raises gun law questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Denise Freeman was just starting to learn about the two sides to her new husband, Benjamin, before she was slain.

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  19. Guilbeau: LSU baseball -- ruler of spring -- returnsRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Town Talk

    Pitchers and catchers not only report. They will pitch and catch, too. It's baseball season at Alex Box Stadium -- the No.

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  20. Commentary: Ex-New Orleans Mayor Nagin fooled allRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | The Town Talk

    The former mayor of New Orleans -- once the public face of a city battered by Hurricane Katrina -- could be headed to prison.

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