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  1. La.'s unemployment rate hits 10-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Town Talk

    Labor statistics show the state's unemployment rate in October fell to 4.8 percent, the first time it has been below 5 percent since May 2008. Gov. John Bel Edwards hailed the numbers and touted this week's announcement by his administration that DXC Technology will create 2,000 jobs in New Orleans by 2025 as momentum for the future.

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  2. Two hurt, dozens evacuated after oil platform fire in Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | The Town Talk

    Two people were hurt and more than three dozen workers have been evacuated after a fire on an oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico. NEW ORLEANS, LA.

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  3. It's ROctober from Houston to New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Guilbeau Column: Welcome to ROctober in Louisiana! And by Louisiana, I mean Houston, too It is rare that LSU, the Saints and the Astros are doing this well all at the same time Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman says his days with the LSU Tigers, and continued relationship with LSU skipper Paul Mainieri, will help him as he's set to play in his first World Series. Alex Bregman's biggest moment of the season thus far was a grand slam at Yankee Stadium on Derek Jeter Day.

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  4. 7 reported injured in Lake Pontchartrain oil platform explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | The Town Talk

    A fire continues to burn on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain more than nine hours after an explosion Sunday night that injured several people. Search continues after Lake Pontchartrain oil platform explosion injures 7 A fire continues to burn on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain more than nine hours after an explosion Sunday night that injured several people.

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  5. Graduating LC seniors told commencement canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Graduating LC seniors told commencement canceled Discontinuing fall commencement is a better business decision for the college, according to a recent letter emailed to students. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The Pineville campus of Louisiana's only private Baptist college has seen millions of dollars in renovations and lots of landscaping.

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  6. Nate upgraded to hurricane status; warning issued for New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Nate upgraded to hurricane status; warning issued for New Orleans Louisiana declared a state of emergency as some oil platforms begin evacuating. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: https://usat.ly/2yLLl12 People walk pass by a debris filled road at the Llano area in Alajuelita, south San Jose, Costa Rica, Oct. 5, 2017.

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  7. Gen. Honore on gun culture: 'Stop Doing Stupid'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Town Talk

    UPDATE: Gen. Honore on gun culture: 'Stop Doing Stupid' Honore's new book is being published by Acadian House Publishing in Lafayette.

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  8. EXCLUSIVE: Gov. Edwards, LSU to BRF: You're outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Negotiations on operations of safety net hospitals in northern Louisiana took another step closer to the brink late Monday evening. EXCLUSIVE: Gov. Edwards, LSU to BRF: You're out Negotiations on operations of safety net hospitals in northern Louisiana took another step closer to the brink late Monday evening.

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  9. Lsu Live - Tigers chewing up Chattanooga, 42-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Justin Fields, the nation's No. 1 dual threat QB, is taking in the LSU-Chattanooga game Saturday night at Tiger Stadium LSU LIVE Column - Tigers chugging along behind Chark for 42-3 lead over Chattanooga in 4th Justin Fields, the nation's No.

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  10. LSU working on red zone, penalties and suspensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | The Town Talk

    The Tigers set 2 records in the season opener - most true freshmen used with 17 and most suspensions with 11 LSU working on red zone, number of penalties, suspensions The Tigers set 2 records in the season opener - most true freshmen used with 17 and most suspensions with 11 Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Sep 2, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA; LSU Tigers running back Derrius Guice celebrates with running back Darrel Williams after a touchdown during the second quarter of the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff game against the Brigham Young Cougars at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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  11. Analysis: The questions remain the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Analysis: The questions remain the same Will they ever get over it? Did we? Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: NEW ORLEANS - Every disaster is different. And yet, the questions that result are often the same, or at least similar.

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  12. Coach O's career course comes full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The Town Talk

    The circle of Coach O will be complete for now Saturday when LSU's football season opens in New Orleans at the Superdome. Coach O's career course has routed him to the 'dome for his season opener The circle of Coach O will be complete for now Saturday when LSU's football season opens in New Orleans at the Superdome.

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  13. As Harvey heads north, focus turns to LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2017 | The Town Talk

    While rain still fell in parts of Texas, the White House and federal emergency officials began turning their focus early this week to Louisiana. As Harvey heads north, focus turns to Louisiana While rain still fell in parts of Texas, the White House and federal emergency officials began turning their focus early this week to Louisiana.

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  14. LSU-BYU game moved to Superdome Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Town Talk

    ESPN has moved the LSU-BYU game from Houston to New Orleans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome at 8:30 p.m. Saturday LSU-Brigham Young game will be moved from Houston to the Superdome for 8:30 p.m. Saturday ESPN has moved the LSU-BYU game from Houston to New Orleans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome at 8:30 p.m. Saturday Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: LSU Tigers head coach Ed Orgeron taking the field with the Tigers on Saturday October 15, 2016 BUDDY DELAHOUSSAYE/ THE ADVERTISER ESPN decided on Monday afternoon to move the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff game that it organized between the No.

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  15. On guard for Harvey: 'Prepare, pray,' Gov. Edwards saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Town Talk

    On guard for Harvey: 'Prepare, pray,' Gov. Edwards says Heavy rain forecast for Louisiana, but storm could take a turn. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: USA Today Network contributing meteorologist Don Wheeler provides his latest forecast for Harvey, which is expected to strengthen into a Category 3 hurricane.

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  16. Louisiana lawmaker gives up on saving statuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Rep. Thomas Carmody, R-Shreveport, said he doesn't believe there will be any Confederate statues left to protect by next spring's Legislative session. La. lawmaker gives up on saving statues Rep. Thomas Carmody, R-Shreveport, said he doesn't believe there will be any Confederate statues left to protect by next spring's Legislative session.

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  17. Etling is LSU's QB, but Brennan is making a runRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Town Talk

    LSU true freshman Myles Brennan has impressed many quickly with his arm and could make a run before too long at quarterback Etling is LSU's starting QB, but true freshman Myles Brennan is serving up some hot throws LSU true freshman Myles Brennan has impressed many quickly with his arm and could make a run before too long at quarterback Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: This is understandable as he has been an LSU fan since he was a kid around Bayou Lafourche in the 1960s and '70s , and truly successful passing quarterbacks have been few and far between over the decades for the Tigers, particularly in recent years.

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  18. Lots of new faces among Demons' receiving corpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Despite having a bonifide star-caliber leader, no roles are defined early in preseason football camp among Northwestern State's receiving corps. Lots of new faces among Demons' receiving corps Despite having a bonifide star-caliber leader, no roles are defined early in preseason football camp among Northwestern State's receiving corps.

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  19. What does rural tourism need?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | The Town Talk

    What does rural tourism need? The Lt. Gov.'s Office wants to know The lieutenant governor's office is asking.

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  20. Attorney: Woman saw Simmons in bar on night of Avoyelles rapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Town Talk

    A woman can place Vincent Simmons at a bar on the night two sisters were raped, but the Avoyelles DA says it's "without merit." Attorney: Woman saw Simmons in bar on night of Avoyelles rapes A woman can place Vincent Simmons at a bar on the night two sisters were raped, but the Avoyelles DA says it's "without merit."

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