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  1. Photos of the week Aug. 7-14: Red dresses, back to school, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    Some of the top photos locally and from around this world this week include red dresses, the sun and the start of school. Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School science lab teacher Mary Legoria, left, points at a picture of the Sun's corona during a total eclipse, background, as she talks with students on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, getting them ready for the Aug. 21 'Great American Eclipse' event, which in Baton Rouge, which is not in the 'path of totality,' will be a partial eclipse.

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  2. Rafael Bush steady as always in return to SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    New Orleans Saints safety Rafael Bush practices during training camp Sunday, July 30, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie. New Orleans Saints safety Rafael Bush practices during training camp Sunday, July 30, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie.

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  3. Grace Notes: Key difference between Charlottesville and New Orleans may have been police presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    White nationalist demonstrators use shields as they clash with counter demonstrators at the entrance to Lee Park in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. Hundreds of people chanted, threw punches, hurled water bottles and unleashed chemical sprays on each other Saturday after violence erupted at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.

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  4. Source: The Saints are looking to trade Delvin BreauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    New Orleans Saints cornerback Delvin Breaux covers New Orleans Saints cornerback Ken Crawley during training camp Sunday, July 30, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie. New Orleans Saints cornerback Delvin Breaux covers New Orleans Saints cornerback Ken Crawley during training camp Sunday, July 30, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie.

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  5. Dewmar looks to add International Wholesale Club of New Orleans and $150 million in revenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Advocate

    Clinton, Miss.-based Dewmar International BMC Inc. is looking to acquire Metairie-based India Imports LLC, a move that would add roughly $150 million in annual revenues to Dewmar. Dewmar Chief Executive Officer Marco Moran met with India Imports CEO Hiren Shah at the firm's Louisiana office to discuss "the complex details" of a merger or acquisition.

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  6. Shore up TOPS funding, lawmakers on study panel sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    Ensuring the long-term financial stability of TOPS should be the key aim of a Louisiana House and Senate panel about to tackle the issue, newly-named members of the committee said. "I am hoping we come out with several comprehensive reform measures to keep the program both financially strong and make sure it survives in the future," said state Rep. Franklin Foil, R-Baton Rouge and a member of the task force.

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  7. Letters: Sadow column exactly wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    Jeff Sadow gets it exactly wrong with his August 6 column endorsing a federal program ) that deputizes local law enforcement officers to perform immigration enforcement actions in addition to their already substantial work loads. His main rational for justifying 287 programs is the disturbing spike in murder rates in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, even though near zero immigrants have been charged with any of those crimes.

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  8. 'Claws,' 'Food Network Star': Catch finales of Louisiana-connected shows tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    Louisiana native Rusty Hamlin has temporarily traded his gig cooking for the Zac Brown Band for the Food Network's studios, where he's competing in 'Food Network Star.' Contestant Cory Bahr, of Monroe, works on a dish with a familiar component, shrimp, on an episode of 'Food Network Star.'

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  9. Saints swing man Senio Kelemete far more comfortable at center nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | The Advocate

    New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata , left, works against New Orleans Saints Senio Kelemete during training camp Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie. New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata , left, works against New Orleans Saints Senio Kelemete during training camp Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie.

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  10. Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for Aug. 4, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Formerly with Investar in Baton Rouge, he started with Hibernia National Bank in 2001. The Metairie native, who lives in Ascension Parish, graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

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  11. Shopping 'Locally' - Retailers connecting online shoppers with their storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Ross Cornin, left, assists a customer at Massey's Outfitters in New Orleans. The president of Massey's teamed up with the founder of Dirty Coast, another local apparel company, to created a web-based marketplace called Locally.com to connect consumers looking to purchase goods online with brick-and-mortar stores nearby.

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  12. 'An overdue adjustment': After eight years of gains, average home sale prices fall in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Kelli Wright with Latter and Blum Realtors preps a home near City Park for an open house in New Orleans, La. Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017.

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  13. Jeff Sadow: In Louisiana, a justice system that punishes the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Louisiana can do better than letting the poor rot in jails, their misfortune exploited by questionable judicial decisions and profiteering bail bondsmen and their defenses impaired by prosecutors looking to boost receipts. Across the state during the past few months, a series of news reports and lawsuits have exposed in too many parts of Louisiana a justice system failing to protect the rights of the indigent accused.

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  14. Zachary man arrested for firing pistol at random cars and hotel in New Orleans CBD early Saturday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    A Zachary man was arrested by Louisiana State Police early Saturday morning for allegedly firing a semi-automatic pistol at several cars and a hotel in New Orleans Central Business District. State troopers investigating the matter found Joseph David III, 27, had returned to his hotel on Common Street after an argument in the French Quarter.

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  15. In the spotlight since high school, Saints rookie Alex Anzalone knows ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    New Orleans Saints linebacker Alex Anzalone signs a fan during training camp at the Sports Performance Center in Metairie, La., Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. New Orleans Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas catches a pass in front of New Orleans Saints linebacker Alex Anzalone during the first day of training camp open to the public Saturday, July 29, 2017, at the Saints training facility in Metairie.

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  16. Two men dead after car falls from I-10 overpass in Desire area overnight, NOPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    Two people have died after a car apparently struck a guardrail and fell off an elevated portion of the I-10 East overpass in the Desire area, according to New Orleans police. The fatal incident occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning near the Louisa Street and Almonaster Avenue exit.

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  17. 'We are nowhere where we need to be:' Test results for New Orleans public high school lagRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | The Advocate

    State officials released fresh evidence Wednesday that efforts to lift results at public schools in New Orleans have stalled, with high school test scores level or lower this year compared with last. The average score on the ACT, an important gauge of college readiness, remained at 18.9 on a 36-point scale for the second year in a row.

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  18. Jefferson officials unhappy with lack of notice after Orleans pump system turbine catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Advocate

    Jefferson Parish President Mike Yenni talks about his education task force at the Parish President's office in Elmwood, La. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017.

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  19. $20 million federal grant to continue funding biomedical research across LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Advocate

    Researchers in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Shreveport will be using a $20 million federal grant to continue biomedical research over the next five years for chronic disease prevention and improved health care in underserved populations in the state. The National Institutes of Health funding is the second grant awarded to support the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center, bringing total funding to $40 million over 10 years, pending the availability of funds.

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  20. In killings of two transgender New Orleans women, no evidence the cases are linked, NOPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Advocate

    New Orleans police are looking for the driver of this black Chevrolet Camaro in connection with the killing of Ciara McElveen on Monday. New Orleans police are looking for the driver of this black Chevrolet Camaro in connection with the killing of Ciara McElveen on Monday.

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