The Advocate - Headlines
Clear 78°

MMR expands Baton Rouge operations with 30,000-square-foot Integration Center

Baton Rouge-based MMR has expanded operations at its headquarters complex iwith the opening of a 30,000 square-foot Integration Center.  Read more


Recreating golf's most iconic photograph

SD@SF: Fan makes leaping grab, gifts ball to kid

A fan makes a leaping grab on Brandon Belt's foul and gives it to a young fan, who generously offers him the ball back after celebra… Read more

NYY@SEA: Judge has a catch with fan at Safeco Field

Aaron Judge spots a lucky fan in the crowd and plays catch with him before the start of the frame in the bottom of the 9thCheck out … Read more


Our Views: A new trajectory for housing

Some of the blocks in Baton Rouge's Fortune Addition neighborhood do not merit the sunny tone of the name, as blight in the Zion Cit… Read more

Our Views: New, and old, ideas for new era

Change is in the air at New Orleans City Hall, as no fewer than 18 candidates seek to replace the term-limited Mayor Mitch Landrieu.… Read more

Walt Handelsman: OJ Conflict-Free?

For more cartoons and animations click here. Read more


300 unique New Orleans moments: city's founder receives large tract of land that became Algiers

Algiers rose opposite the Mississippi River from the French Quarter soon after the city’s founding. The area served New Orleans as a… Read more

Daisy Ridley admits to nerves on Murder on the Orient Express

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' actress Daisy Ridley has confessed she kept shaking when she filmed 'Murder on the Orient Express' because she was working with such an all-star cast. Read more

Jason Flemyng opens up about Sean Connery friendship

'Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels' actor Jason Flemyng has teased he has numerous rude stories about Sir Sean Connery after the pair became friends by starring together in 'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen'. Read more

Weather Today

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms


92° 74°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Humidity: 71%
Cloud Coverage: 56%
Wind: N at 7 mph
Chance of Rain: 40%
UV Index: 11 Extreme
Sunrise: 06:16:44 am
Sunset: 08:05:40 pm

This Week's Forecast

Day Precip Temp
Afternoon showers and thunderstorms Fri
40% 92° 74°
Afternoon thunderstorms Sat
60% 91° 74°
Scattered thunderstorms possible Sun
60% 88° 75°
Mix of sun and clouds Mon
20% 91° 74°
Mainly sunny Tue
10% 92° 73°
Sunny Wed
10% 91° 74°
Mainly sunny Thu
10% 92° 76°

Follow Us

Facebook Twitter