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Baker School thefts lead to questions about superintendent
Trial pushed back in gas station beating
Common Core lawsuit from Jindal, lawmakers thrown out
BAKER - Baker School System Superintendent Ulysses Joseph plans to retire in May. At the same time, questions have risen about his role in the alleged illegal purchases of a... More >>
5 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 4:53:23 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - The trial for a man accused of a racially charged beating at a gas station was pushed back to July after the man's lawyer said he has... More >>
7 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 2:48:26 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Top Story
BAKER - The community school system here will be searching for a new leader. Two agenda items deal with the retirement of current superintendent Ulysses Joseph. Joseph is anticipating... More >>
6 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 3:40:14 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Top Story
BATON ROUGE - A judge threw out the lawsuit filed by Louisiana lawmakers and Governor Bobby Jindal which challenged the state's adoption of the Common Core education standards. The... More >>
12 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 10:00:48 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Top Story
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BATON ROUGE - Lane closures have started in what will be a years-long project to widen Essen Lane to as... More >>
2 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 8:10:42 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Family members of a woman murdered in Baton Rouge last week said she left behind both joy... More >>
5 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 4:58:03 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
HARTFORD, Conn. - Connecticut's governor and UConn's athletic director are calling on the NCAA to consider moving next year's Women's... More >>
6 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 4:01:02 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Sports
SAN DIEGO - A national pharmacists' group has adopted a policy discouraging its members from providing death-penalty drugs. The American... More >>
6 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 3:41:41 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
WASHINGTON - Sen. Marco Rubio is set to kick off his next campaign April 13. The first-term Republican from Florida... More >>
7 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 2:38:33 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
SALT LAKE CITY - A former FBI agent accused of derailing a fraud investigation by making a suspect appear to... More >>
7 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 2:19:24 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Two education groups say Louisiana's planned method for grading its preschool programs has "serious flaws." A study... More >>
8 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 2:07:45 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
AP - Wisconsin senior Frank Kaminsky is a unanimous selection for the 2014-15 AP All-America team while Duke freshman Jahlil... More >>
10 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 12:09:31 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Sports
LOS ANGELES - You can bring your beach towels and floral headbands, but forget that selfie stick if you're going... More >>
9 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 12:32:17 PM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
FORT MEADE, MD - Authorities aren't saying yet why two men dressed as women tried to enter the National Security... More >>
14 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 7:52:49 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
NEW ORLEANS - An attorney says last week's $3.2 million payment for Chinese drywall damages to seven houses is a... More >>
10 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 11:39:22 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
NEW YORK - The NFL has fined the Atlanta Falcons, stripped the organization of a draft pick and suspended team... More >>
10 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 11:22:22 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Sports
NEW ORLEANS - Federal public defenders have been granted more time to work on the appeal for former New Orleans... More >>
11 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 11:00:53 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
SAN FRANCISCO - Two former federal agents have been charged with stealing digital currency during their investigation into an online... More >>
12 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 9:56:38 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
BOSTON - Prosecutors have rested their case against Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with gruesome autopsy photos of the people... More >>
12 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 9:17:41 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE - Auditors had trouble collecting the information needed to review the Southern University System's books for the last... More >>
13 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 9:07:52 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
BATON ROUGE- For this week's Sunday Journal News 2's John Pastorek had a conversation with Father Tom Ranzino to kick... More >>
13 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 8:46:53 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in News
CHICAGO - An apple a day doesn't necessarily keep the doctor away. That's according to new research that found daily... More >>
13 hours ago Monday, March 30, 2015 8:18:44 AM CDT March 30, 2015 Monday, March 30 2015 Mar 30, 2015 in Health

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