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  • There's an Irish T-shirt flap Play Video

    March 12, 2014 9:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One of the largest and oldest Irish-Catholic organizations in the country is expressing their distaste for St. Patrick's Day merchandise. The Ancient Order of Hibernians, a group made up of 40,000 members in 38 states, is outraged about "defaming and negative stereotype laden merchandise" sold at... more »
  • Irish-Italian parade canceled in Baton Rouge

    March 18, 2013 12:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Organizers for Baton Rouge's Irish-Italian Parade canceled this year's event today, less than a week before it had been scheduled to roll. The group made the announcement on their Facebook page, saying they'd been unable to get the necessary insurance policy to hold the parade. ... more »
  • Tonight's the night for 'Bama-Notre Dame

    January 7, 2013 10:31 AM

    MIAMI - The battle lines are drawn for tonight's BCS Championship at Sun Life Stadium in Miami. Notre Dame, the top-ranked team with a 12-0 mark, has the distinction of being a fairly heavy underdog against 12-1 Alabama. Oddsmakers are rating the Crimson Tide about a 9-point favorite, largely... more »
  • Alabama gets set for Irish offensive attack

    January 4, 2013 10:48 AM

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Alabama assistant coach Kirby Smart runs the stingiest defense in the country when it comes to yards allowed, but as he looks at Notre Dame, he sees plenty of reasons for concern. The second-ranked Crimson Tide play the No. 1 Fighting Irish on Monday in the... more »
  • Irish and Tide roll into Sunshine State

    January 3, 2013 10:41 AM

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Top-ranked Notre Dame and No. 2 Alabama are in Florida and continuing preparations for Monday night's BCS championship game. Both teams arrived in Fort Lauderdale yesterday afternoon for a matchup that was set more than a month ago. It's a return home for Crimson... more »
  • Irish and Tide in control of their own fate

    November 19, 2012 10:43 AM

    NEW YORK - Taking advantage of losses by Oregon and Kansas State, Notre Dame and Alabama sit 1-2 in the BCS standings as we approach the end of college football's regular season. The unbeaten Fighting Irish need to beat Southern California on Saturday in Los Angeles to earn their first... more »
  • Thousands celebrate St. Pat's Day at parade

    March 19, 2011 6:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE-- You could barely see where the thousands of people ended along the streets of Baton Rouge Saturday as folks young and old poured out of their homes to see the 26th annual Wearing of the Green parade. It's no secret securing beads is at the top of... more »
  • St. Patrick's parade brings out Irish spirit

    March 13, 2010 5:53 PM

    Thousands crowded the streets for the 25th annual Wearin' of the Green parade in Baton Rouge. The Irish tradition aims to bring the city together to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. "It's a beautiful day, there are those that are here that are just absolutely enjoying their Irish heritage I... more »
  • Notre Dame to vote on bowl while waiting on Weis decision

    November 30, 2009 10:43 AM

    Notre Dame players have scheduled a players meeting for Monday while awaiting word on the fate of coach Charlie Weis. The meeting will include a vote on whether the players want to play in a bowl game after a 6-6 season. Weis was not in his office early... more »

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