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Former Teacher Wants House Arrest Terms Eased

One of the former Destrehan High School teachers accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student is asking a judge to ease the terms of her house arrest.

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Classroom, Debbie Ray
Classroom, Debbie Ray
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Critics: La. Teacher Evaluations Need Changes

A panel studying the issue says the state should consider trimming the requirement that links 50 percent of annual teacher evaluations to student test scores.

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State Farm To Raise Auto Rates Statewide

Auto insurance rates will rise an average of 4.4 percent beginning Dec. 8 for Baton Rouge customers of State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co.

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Fire Chief, Firefighter Arrested In Grand Isle

The other 18 people arrested were also booked mostly on drug charges.

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Students, Thinkstock
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Union Loses First Round Of Charter School Lawsuit

Without ruling on the merits, Fields denied a preliminary injunction request Friday.

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Latest Louisiana Tax Amnesty Period Closes Friday

The amnesty program allows people to settle state tax debts with half the interest they would otherwise owe and no penalties charged.

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Some Doctors Say They Don’t Take ‘Obamacare’

Brian Burton, who coordinates the nonprofits, says some doctors have told patients they don't accept policies under the Affordable Care Act.

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Oil Prices Create Havoc For Louisiana’s Budget

Gov. Bobby Jindal will need to slash state spending to keep this year's $25 billion budget balanced, as plummeting oil prices helped hammer Louisiana's revenue picture.

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Ahead Of Hurricane Season, New Orleans Levee Continues To Leak
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Men Missing With Small Plane Over Big Lake ID’d

The Coast Guard says it has suspended its search for a small plane that went missing over Lake Pontchartrain's (PONCH'-uh-trane's) choppy waters.

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Judge Sticks To BP Gross Negligence Ruling

A federal judge in New Orleans is sticking to his ruling that said BP's conduct in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil rig disaster amounted to "gross negligence."

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Sarah Palin To Team With Bill Cassidy & Dr. Abraham In Weekend Rally

Two Republican candidates looking to defeat Democrat office holders in the Dec. 6th runoff are teaming up with former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and two other well-known Louisiana conservatives for a campaign rally on Saturday.

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Ahead Of Hurricane Season, New Orleans Levee Continues To Leak
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Small Plane Missing In Lake Pontchartrain

The Coast Guard and several other agencies are searching the choppy waters of Lake Pontchartrain for a missing plane.

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