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Cuban TV: Fidel Castro dead

Cuban state TV reported Friday night that Fidel Castro died. The leader of the Communist revolution and Cuba's former president was 90 years old.  Read more...

La. early voting opens Saturday, with Senate seat on ballot

The weeklong period for voters to cast early ballots in the Dec. 10 runoff election opens Saturday, with a U.S. Senate seat, two U.S. House seats and dozens of municipal races remaining to be settled.  Read more...

Payton, Williams show signs of moving on as Saints host Rams

Saints coach Sean Payton and Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Gregg Williams sound a touch sentimental when their time together in New Orleans comes up.  Read more...

Hurricane Otto gets stronger before landfall in Central America

Hurricane Otto strengthens to a Category 2 storm as it approaches Nicaragua and Costa Rica.
A hurricane warning is in effect from Limon to Bluefields. Forecasters say the center of Otto is expected to make landfall in that warning area sometime... Read more

No. 22 A&M and No. 25 LSU look to cap season on good note

When No. 25 LSU and No. 22 Texas A&M meet in the only college football game on Thanksgiving day, both teams will be looking to cap the regular-season on a positive note after disappointing and inconsistent years.  With eight wins, a victory by the Aggies could help them nab a... Read more

Ag Commissioner gives food safety tips for Thanksgiving

As Louisiana families prepare to cook their Thanksgiving feasts, Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Mike Strain has safety tips for home chefs. Strain cooks should make sure the turkey is fully defrosted before it goes in the oven.  Read more...

Big turnout expected for Bayou Classic

The festivities for the 43rd Annual Bayou Classic are already underway. Grambling State and Southern, who are undefeated in the SWAC , will go head to head this Saturday in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Read more...

Restaurateur Edgar 'Dooky' Chase dies

Edgar "Dooky" Chase, Jr., who, with his wife Leah, built the Treme institution Dooky Chase's, has died. Read more...

LSU suffers a crushing defeat as instant replay overturns game-winning TD

What appeared to be a last-second victory for the LSU Tigers, turned out to be a crushing 18-13 defeat to Auburn. Read More

Worsham: The end is near for Les Miles at LSU

Les Miles’ days at LSU are numbered. Miles, second all-time at the school in wins and first in winning percentage, has a contract that runs through 2019, but he's unlikely to make it past 2016 – if he even makes it there at all.  Read more...
The Lions beat the Saints, but the Falcons lost. Do you still have hope that the Black & Gold can make the playoffs?
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