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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


Louisiana Supreme Court denies challenge from Travis Boys attorneys over jurors who knew Daryle Holloway

The Louisiana Supreme Court denied a writ from Travis Boys’ attorneys challenging the make-up of the jury for his first-degree murder trial… Read more

Teen injured in Central City shooting Saturday, New Orleans police say

A teenage boy was injured during a shooting that happened from inside a car on Saturday, according to New Orleans police. Read more

Mayor Mitch Landrieu continues book tour, says white supremacy must be 'called out' on ABC's 'This Week'

Continuing to promote his new book, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday that the rise of white supremacy shou… Read more


One year later: Will Wade looks back on chain of events that led him to LSU basketball job

Tuesday marks the one-year anniversary of Will Wade being offered — and accepting — the job of leading LSU men’s basketball back to respect… Read more

Southern salvages split against Grambling in high-scoring SWAC twin bill

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Tulane bats awaken to even series at Long Beach State

LONG BEACH, Calif. — A day after Tulane dug itself into an early hole on its way to a loss, the Green Wave turned the tables on Long Beach … Read more


James Gill: If Banksy created Neal Morris' Donald Trump mural, he'd be in the clear

When they came for M, he asked to see the law he had broken, but they ignored him. Read more

Political Horizons: Bid for government spending transparency may stumble on Louisiana tax break openness

A crowd of mostly Louisiana businessmen and businesswomen audibly “ohh”-ed at a recent demonstration of the “Ohio Checkbook” — a user-frien… Read more

Our Views: Belief that a rewritten Louisiana constitution would solve today's problem is unrealistic

The Louisiana Constitution was enacted in 1974, and it's showing its age. But we urge legislators, as well as the public, to reflect on a m… Read more


Party Central: Ursa Eyer and Sadie Sheldon at 5 Press; group show at N.O. Art Center


Nell Nolan: LPO send-off; N.O. Ballet Association; Hancock Whitney THNOC; Italian American St. Joseph

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Panel discussion: Writer turns love of comic books into lifelong study

Comics have been part of America’s popular culture since the turn of the 20th century, but they’ve never taken up the bandwidth they do now… Read more

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