Shutdown goes on as Trump offer doesn’t budge Democrats

With hundreds of thousands of federal workers set to face another federal pay period without paychecks, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to bring Trump's proposal to the floor this week.

  Frigid air, high winds cause dangerous travel conditions

Another storm system is already developing over the Rockies that could blanket the same region with more snow by the end of the week.
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  Accused child predator used ‘Fortnite’ to lure teen into sexual relationship, deputies say

Authorities say the suspect and a co-conspirator communicated with as many as 20 victims of child pornography through the popular online game “Fortnite.”

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NFL head referee didn’t see controversial no-call on Tommylee Lewis pass play

Passed Out: Saints contact NFL about non-call on critical play

Kicked Out: Rams end Saints playoff, win with overtime field goal

  Saints fan tosses TV after heartbreaking missed call

We all may have felt like doing it, but one man actually did it.
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Suspect accused of killing 4, including baby, shot dead by deputies to save young girl

Deputies say when they arrived on scene, the man was attempting to kill a young girl, so they opened fire, killing him.

Juan’s World: Top 5 Playoff Memories

PHOTOS: Saints fans cheer so loudly, parts of Superdome ceiling falls

PHOTOS: The Louisiana Marathon brings family fun, a lot of lagniappe to streets of Baton Rouge

LSU remains unbeaten in SEC with 89-67 win over South Carolina

Drew Brees to wear custom designed cleats for NFC Championship

Man sought for burglarizing Baton Rouge restaurant

Hill, Crowd Noise could serve as "X-Factor’’ for Saints

Businesses near the Superdome prepare for a big weekend

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  At 30-day mark, shutdown impasse remains over border funding

The criticism of his "compromise" from both Republicans and Democrats underscored Trump's boxed in-position as he tries to win at least some Democratic buy-in without alienating his base.

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LSU returns to AP Top 25 after 2 more SEC wins

Sec. 642: Saints fans launch petition, after Rams fans launched petition against ref

New Orleans Saints fans are not letting this loss go.

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Saints fans flock from around the continent to New Orleans ahead of championship game

FOUND: Lafourche Parish teen found safe

La. Marathon participants don’t walk away empty handed, despite race cancellation

EBRSO: Woman plans to throw drugs over prison fence; arrested in parking lot

Advocates call for priest abuse list to also include names of those who helped with cover-ups

Advocates say lists of credibly accused priest released by leaders within the Catholic Church should be expanded to include the names of those who helped in "covering up" crimes.
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Patriots make 3rd straight Super Bowl, beat Chiefs 37-31 OT

The Patriots are trying to make it back for the third straight year.

  Leaders attempt to strengthen living facility laws while protecting the needy

EBR School Board rejects controversial ITEP

Livingston woman turns tragedy into a mission

Woman’s limbs amputated after pneumonia diagnosis