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LSU student proposes burial, memorial for Mike the TigerLSU student proposes burial, memorial for Mike the TigerAn LSU student government senator wants to make sure Mike the Tiger has an eternal resting place.
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La. has similar law to Religious Freedom ActLa. has similar law to Religious Freedom Act- Indiana's governor is vowing to "fix" a new law that critics say allows businesses to discriminate against the gay and transgender communities.
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Inmate who escaped in Mid-City still at-largeInmate who escaped in Mid-City still at-largeU.S. marshals are looking for a prisoner who escaped near Tulane Avenue and South Telemachus Street Tuesday morning, while the New Orleans Police Department and the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office ended their involvement in the search.
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NOPD: Man robbed while picking flowersNOPD: Man robbed while picking flowersPolice are searching for a man who they say robbed another man in New Orleans East while the victim was picking flowers.
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Make It Right sues wood manufacturerMake It Right sues wood manufacturerThis week, the foundation filed a lawsuit against the wood manufacturer, Timber Treatment Technologies, LLC.
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Public meeting over bacteria release leaves some unsettledPublic meeting over bacteria release leaves some unsettledA number of federal, state and local agencies are in Q&A mode as the public in St. Tammany Parish asks the latest on the investigation into an escaped bacteria at a Covington research facility.
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Cheap oil prices chop jobs by thousandsCheap oil prices chop jobs by thousandsOil producer's U.S. tally shows thousands of oil layoff announcements a week in four months.
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Another truck hits Marconi railroad overpassAnother truck hits Marconi railroad overpassIt was quite a sight, the big tractor-trailer truck jammed under the railroad bridge over Marconi Drive next to City Park.
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Amazon's Dash button--Not an April Fools' jokeAmazon's Dash button--Not an April Fools' jokePress the button and the device uses Wi-Fi to automatically make an order on Amazon.
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LSU holds on to beat ULL, 8-6LSU holds on to beat ULL, 8-6No. 2 LSU powered to an 8-6 win over Louisiana-Lafayette with three home runs on Tuesday night in front of 10,853 fans – the largest crowd in the 13-year history of the Wally Pontiff Classic - at Zephyr Field.
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Joni Mitchell hospitalizedJoni Mitchell hospitalizedMitchell was found unconscious on her bathroom floor, according to a report.
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Gov. Pence proposes 'fix' to religious freedom lawGov. Pence proposes 'fix' to religious freedom lawIndiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, effective July 1, has drawn controversy.
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First Martin, now Mickey leaving LSU for NBA DraftFirst Martin, now Mickey leaving LSU for NBA DraftLSU fans may be watching the McDonald's High School All-Star game Wednesday at 8 p.m. on ESPN with purpose.
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Kittens abandoned near dumpsterKittens abandoned near dumpsterA woman found a box of five kittens, which appear to be about four week old, next to a dumpster. Apparently, the young animals had been abandoned.
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Former first ladies back N.O. public library millageFormer first ladies back N.O. public library millageFormer first ladies back N.O. public library millage
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DuBos: Support Crescent City Classic & local charitiesDuBos: Support Crescent City Classic & local charitiesThe weather looks great through Easter Weekend, and that's good news for Saturday's annual Crescent City Classic. The race attracts some of the world's top runners, and it raises money for local charities.
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Ralph Brennan to purchase Napoleon HouseRalph Brennan to purchase Napoleon HouseRalph Brennan to purchase Napoleon House
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Longtime prep football coach Henry Rando dies at 71Longtime prep football coach Henry Rando dies at 71Longtime prep football coach Henry Rando dies at 71
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April Fool's Day 2015: Legit freebies, huge dealsApril Fool's Day 2015: Legit freebies, huge dealsApril Fool's Day 2015 freebies, deals and no pranks - just price drops!
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Pinpoint ForecastPinpoint ForecastApril starts off warm
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Tainted Legacy investigationsTainted Legacy investigationsLandowners say legacy lawsuits hold oil companies accountable. The industry calls them frivolous. Here's the full story.
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Tulane beats UNCW 8-4Tulane beats UNCW 8-4Tulane baseball picked up a convincing win at UNCW at Brooks Field on Tuesday evening, as the Green Wave belted out 11 hits en route to an 8-4 victory over the Seahawks.
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Tulane to honor writer, philosopher & judge with degreesTulane to honor writer, philosopher & judge with degreesTulane to give writer, philosopher & judge with honorary degrees
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Alario calls state budget crisis 'toughest I've seen'Alario calls state budget crisis 'toughest I've seen'Louisiana Senate President John Alario has served in the Legislature more than four decades, but he can't remember a bigger budget crisis than the ones lawmakers will face when the Legislative Session begins April 13.
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Recipes: Crawfish etoufee, potato saladRecipes: Crawfish etoufee, potato saladRecipes: Crawfish etoufee, potato salad
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Tech Tuesday: Best Tablet bundle everTech Tuesday: Best Tablet bundle everBetter than Black Friday pricing alongside some huge freebies.
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20-year-old man shot dead in N.O. East20-year-old man shot dead in N.O. EastPolice are investigating a fatal shooting Monday evening in New Orleans East.
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Thieves in Georgia were able to make off with a store's 10-foot metal rooster despite it weighing over 300 pounds.
In time for April Fools' Day, Google is using Maps to pay tribute to a classic video game Pac-Man, allowing users to play it in their own city streets.
Opportunities for a second chances come in many forms. For a Rottweiler named Brutus, he's taking steps towards a new lease on life – steps that wouldn't be possible without prosthetic limbs.
Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which takes effect July 1, would prohibit laws that "substantially burden" a person's freedom of religion unless the government can prove a compelling interest in imposing that burden.
Photographer Johnny Joo gained access to an abandoned mansion once owned by boxing legend Mike Tyson. More of Joo's photos can be found at Facebook.com/JohnnyJooPhotography and ArchitecturalAfterlife.com.
USA TODAY's Ed Baig reviews the newest in the HTC line-up, the HTC M9, a phone that while stylish just does not quite keep up with competitors.
A Florida Army veteran confronted a man panhandling after he noticed some discrepancies with his uniform.
A Colorado man was stabbed four times after a guy he was arguing with on Facebook showed up at his door.
A Denver man put an ad on his truck for a kidney donor in hopes to help his wife, who has been dealing with lupus since she was 13.
A Holiday Inn resort in Florida is now on its third year of a resort-wide wake up call tradition of blasting 'The Circle of Life' from 'The Lion King.' Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the video.