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Education Board Doesn’t Reverse Course On Testing ‘Opt-outs’

Louisiana's top school board is resisting efforts to waive penalties for schools whose students refuse to take Common Core standardized tests.

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Cardinal Egan, Retired NY Archbishop, Dies At Age 82

Roman Catholic Cardinal Edward Egan, the former archbishop of New York, has died. He was 82.

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Jindal Wants To Fill College Fund With Recovery Dollars

Gov. Bobby Jindal's budget proposal for next year would continue a higher education incentive fund that steers money to high-demand job programs. But the spending would be reduced and tied to a more complicated financing source.

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No Big Winners In Wednesday’s Lottery Drawings

The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says nobody won the two major jackpots in the Louisiana Lotto and multistate Powerball drawings on Wednesday night.

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Acadiana Airport Seeks Noise Rule Waiver

Acadiana Regional Airport in New Iberia might one day be a gateway for international trade.

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April Hearing Set On Ex-BP Engineer’s Reversed Conviction

Federal prosecutors hoping to win reinstatement of an obstruction of justice conviction against a former BP engineer will argue their case next month at an appeals court in New Orleans.

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John White, Louisiana Department of Education
John White, Louisiana Department of Education
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La. Education Chief Seeks $44M Increase In School Funding

Louisiana's education department wants to ask lawmakers for a $44 million increase in the public school funding formula next year above Gov. Bobby Jindal's request.

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Lawmakers Consider Changes To La. Film Tax Break Program

Two New Orleans-area lawmakers have opened conversations on scaling back Louisiana's generous film tax credit program.

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Israel To Double Water Supplies To Gaza Strip Amid Tensions

Israeli officials say they are doubling the amount of water provided to the Gaza Strip, despite a bloody war last summer against the territory's Hamas rulers.

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Justices Pepper Health Care Law Opponents With Questions

Supreme Court justices peppered opponents of President Barack Obama's health care law with skeptical questions during oral arguments Wednesday on the latest challenge to the sweeping legislation.

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52 Lafayette Police Cameras Target At-Risk Neighborhoods

The Lafayette Police Department plans to install up to 52 cameras in certain neighborhoods, primarily in City-Parish Council Districts 3 and 4 represented by Brandon Shelvin and Kenneth Boudreaux.

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Man Booked In Sexual Assault In Opelousas City Jail

Police say a 60-year-old man is in the St. Landry Parish Jail, accused of sexually assaulting another inmate inside Opelousas City Jail over the weekend.

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