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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


NOPD: 2 men stabbed, 2 others in critical condition after shootings in 3 separate incidents

Two people were stabbed in Gert Town on Friday, and two others were shot and in critical condition after separate incidents, accordi… Read more

Thibodaux man killed during Gonzales house party after argument with accused shooter's sister

GONZALES — Police officers arrested a 19-year-old man in Thibodaux Saturday morning hours after he fled an overnight shooting at an … Read more

Trump questions Obama over Russian meddling


LAA@BOS: Big Papi joins booth after jersey retirement

David Ortiz joins the booth to talk about what it's like to have his number retired, his journey through the Majors and not playing … Read more

MIN@CLE: Fan snags foul ball using his cap

Eduardo Escobar pops out down the left-field line, and a fan snags the foul ball using his cap in the top of the 8thCheck out http:/… Read more

CIN@WSH: Harper rips a walk-off single in the 10th

Bryce Harper drills a walk-off single to the right-field wall, giving the Nationals a 6-5 victory in the bottom of the 10th inningCh… Read more


Our Views: For a rebound, oil patch needs better prices

There's a drop in the price of oil, and then there's a long drop. Even veterans of the industry probably were as surprised as the st… Read more

Letters: Public input needed on land regulations

You’d think dramatic changes to New Orleans’ cityscape would be worthy of public meetings throughout the city. But to date, only one… Read more

Grace Notes: TOPS full funding aside, college costs continue to rise

As I wrote in my column for this morning's Advocate, the fact that lawmakers and Gov. John Bel Edwards fully funded TOPS for the com… Read more


Photos: Dodenhoff, Grehan and Grehan Debs Party

Debutantes Virginia Dodenhoff, Ellie Grehan and Julia Grehan were honored by their parents at a preppy-themed party at Southport Hall. Read more

Photos: Christmann, Landry and Woolverton Debs Party

Debutantes Carrie Christmann, Madeline Landry and twins Allison and Madeleine Woolverton were honored at a luncheon at Galatoire's g… Read more

300 unique New Orleans moments: The French Opera House opens on Dec. 1, 1859 with performance of 'Guillaume Tell'

By most accounts, the French Opera House was the glue that held the French Creole and French Quarter society together for 60 years. … Read more

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Showers and thunderstorms late

Humidity: 79%
Cloud Coverage: 72%
Wind: W at 5 mph
Chance of Rain: 80%
UV Index: 9 Very High
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