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Tech Park gets $262K grant from Microsoft

Tech Park gets $262K grant from Microsoft

Posted 9:50 AM 11/21/2014 by Russell Jones

BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Technology Park received a six-figure technology grant from Microsoft Friday, the largest software grant the incubator has received since it started operations in 2001.

Spokesperson Jesse Hoggard said the $262,000 grant includes software and support for Tech (More)

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President's plan for illegals met with criticism in La.

Posted 9:12 PM 11/20/2014 by Ryan Naquin

BATON ROUGE - President Barack Obama's unprecedented executive order protecting five million illegal immigrants from deportation is being met with harsh criticism.

"This is an issue of the president going above and beyond the powers that he has granted to him by the constitution," (More)

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Following deadly Gulf blast, survivors released from hospital

Following deadly Gulf blast, survivors released from hospital

Posted 3:37 AM 11/21/2014 by Trey Schmaltz

VENICE- A platform exploded in the Gulf of Mexico Thursday afternoon, killing a worker federal regulatory officials said hours after the explosion.

Fieldwood Energy reported the incident at its Echo Platform around 3 p.m. Fieldwood is an offshore oil and gas operator. The platform was (More)

Yesterday

River Road work to make downtown pedestrian friendly

Posted 4:17 PM 11/20/2014 by Ambria Washington

BATON ROUGE - Construction along River Road has been a hassle for many drivers, but the end result will be a more pedestrian friendly downtown area for the Capital City.

Construction has been ongoing downtown on the south side of Florida Boulevard along River Road as crews (More)

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