Baton Rouge

Crystal LoGiudice-USA TODAY Sports
Chris Miller
October 09, 2018 - 2:10 pm
LSU is telling its fans to get to Tiger Stadium early for the Georgia game this weekend. The school says it is expecting one of the largest game day crowds ever on campus. The sold-out game kicks off at 2:30 p.m. and will be CBS' featured game of the week. It's the Bulldogs first visit to Baton...
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Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
September 28, 2018 - 10:22 pm
Tiger Rag Editor James Moran reporting... The LSU basketball team was supposed to begin practice on Friday. The familiar sounds of rubber dribbling off hardwood and sneakers squeaking were supposed to fill the air. Reporters were supposed to be on hand for the first 45 minutes of a season brimming...
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USA TODAY
September 23, 2018 - 10:24 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Louisiana residents with 2016 flooding damage who took a survey expressing interest in the state's homeowner aid program have only days remaining to complete applications for assistance. The Restore Louisiana homeowner aid program says 3,000 people with damage from the March...
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August 28, 2018 - 9:54 am
(WWL.com) The department of transportation is preparing to widen Interstate 10 in Baton Rouge to three lanes, which will require the state to buy at least 17 homes and four businesses. “There are a small number of businesses and a small number of homes that will be given that option to be relocated...
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Chris Miller
August 24, 2018 - 10:20 am
A car injured five pedestrians on LSU's Baton Rouge campus this morning, injuring one seriously, according to The Advocate . Video of Wreck on LSU Multiple vehicles were involved in the crash, The Advocate reports, pushing a parked car into pedestrians on a nearby sidewalk. Of the five people hurt...
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July 13, 2018 - 3:11 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Baton Rouge prosecutors have ruled out criminal charges against several people who are suing over their arrests at protests after a deadly 2016 police shooting in Louisiana's capital. A court filing shows the district attorney's office notified plaintiff's attorneys that it...
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July 10, 2018 - 9:02 pm
(AP) — State police in Louisiana are investigating a trooper's shooting of a vehicle passenger during a traffic stop on Tuesday. A statement from Louisiana State Police spokesman Bryan Lee says the trooper fired the weapon at around 3 a.m. in Baton Rouge after one of the passengers in the vehicle...
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USA Today Sports
Steve Geller
July 05, 2018 - 11:46 am
There is a ton of positive news in this world if you just look for it. Former LSU stud running back Leonard Fournette has provided a struggling student a chance to catch her breath. He saw the situation online and decided to pay it forward by giving a fellow Tiger some financial relief: Looka my...
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June 17, 2018 - 7:37 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers have spent an unusual 45 weeks in legislative sessions since their term began in January 2016, and now they're heading back for more, unable so far to reach a deal for financing state government programs starting in July. Monday's latest gathering is the...
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