No. 11 LSU gets shutout by Eastern Kentucky

The No. 11 LSU baseball team suffered its second loss in a row when it was shutout by Eastern Kentucky on Friday, Feb. 21 at Alex Box Stadium.

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  Trump ally Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in prison

Roger Stone, a staunch ally of President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 40 months in prison on his convictions for witness tampering and lying to Congress.

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  FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Cool, dry weekend ahead

It has been a cool and breezy Friday, but everyone is loving the sunshine!
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  Intel officials say Russia boosting Trump candidacy

The disclosure raises questions about the integrity of the presidential campaign and whether Trump’s administration is taking the proper steps to combat the kind of interference that the U.S. saw in 2016.

  Some krewes working to stock Mardi Gras floats with environmentally friendly throws

  Crews clean up Spanish Town parade route

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Temporary library closes ahead of reopening of downtown branch

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  Illegally owned tiger rescued by California zoo

Neil, a 400 pound Bengal tiger is now a permanent resident at Moorpark College’s America’s Teaching Zoo.

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  No. 11 LSU gets shutout by Eastern Kentucky

No. 6 LSU run-rules Belmont, Sam Houston in Purple & Gold Challenge

No. 6 LSU outlasts No. 18 Missouri on the road

Tigers win 11 event titles at LSU Twilight

Player reps not voting on NFL labor deal; more talks Tuesday

The NFL players’ union executive committee voted 6-5 Friday to recommend rejecting the terms of a labor deal approved by NFL owners the previous day.

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We’re looking forward to the return of sunshine today but it won’t warm up much.
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‘I want to die, right now’: Mom posts aftermath of son’s bullying

The boy has a type of dwarfism called achondroplasia, a condition that creates shortened limbs.

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