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California teachers sue after jetliner dumps fuel on schools

Four teachers from a Los Angeles-area school sued Delta Air Lines, saying they were exposed to jet fuel when a plane with engine trouble dumped its fuel while making an emergency return to the airport.

TOP STORIES

  Kangaroo yoga held in Baton Rouge to support Australia wildfire relief effort

Win a coveted life-size Coach O cutout by telling Raising Cane’s why you love the Tigers

  Video of LSU players dancing to ‘Get The Gat’ at White House goes viral

  LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss becomes 9th Tiger to declare for NFL draft

  LSU to hold make-up classes after canceling two days of class for national championship game

LSU officials say the university is holding two Saturday make-up classes after canceling two days of class for the national championship.
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  Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames

Scientists fear that some of Australia’s unique and colorful endangered species may not recover.

  LSU fans offered opportunity to take photos with Coaches’ Trophy

  LSU linebacker K’Lavon Chaisson declares for NFL draft

  Matthew Naquin withdraws appeal, will begin serving prison sentence for LSU hazing death

Mayor: New Orleans will now implode Hard Rock collapse site

  Teen accused of causing fiery fatal crash after ‘God told him to kill himself’ being sent back to mental facility until next court date

Police: Man killed in Addis while working on vehicle

  ARRESTED: Man accused of armed robbery of medication, money turns himself in

  FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Dry and cloudy Friday morning

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  Man killed in avalanche near Lake Tahoe identified

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office says 34-year-old Cole Comstock of Blairsden, Calif., died in the incident at Alpine Meadows.

SPORTS

  LSU Tigers celebrate national championship win with parade, fanfare

  LSU tight end Thaddeus Moss becomes 9th Tiger to declare for NFL draft

LSU redshirt junior tight end announced Friday, Jan. 17 that he has declared for the 2020 NFL draft.

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Oyster fisherman sue feds over opening of Bonnet Carre Spillway

  LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda officially named new Baylor head coach

Arrest warrant issued for OBJ following alleged contact with security guard at Superdome

  BBB: Be wary of scams while donating after fires in Australia

  75-year-old man accused of molestation of 6-year-old girl

A 75-year-old man is now behind bars after allegedly molesting a 6-year-old girl.
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  Trump recounts details of Soleimani strike to donors

While speaking at a GOP fundraising dinner, Trump offered new details about the strike that killed Iran’s top military commander.

Defendant gets second shot to suppress confession in Zachary firefighter’s killing

  Multiple departments respond to second alarm fire on E Coliseum

  BESE begins process to find new state superintendent

  All of Us Research Program makes stops in Baton Rouge