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  1. Lawyers weigh in on whether Angola inmate Albert Woodfox should have third trial in 1972 killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    With a Baton Rouge federal judge raising the possibility of barring another retrial of Albert Woodfox in the 1972 slaying of a Louisiana State Penitentiary guard, state prosecutors and Woodfox's attorneys have weighed in on whether the 68-year-old "Angola 3" member should face a third trial in the decades-old case. Woodfox's unanimous 1973 and 1988 murder convictions in the stabbing death of Brent Miller were overturned, the latter in 2013 by U.S. District Judge James Brady , due to grand jury issues.

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  2. brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- The entrance to Southern University's campus in Baton Rouge on Harding Boulevard, photographed Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. In the background is A.W. Mumford Stadium.

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  3. Smiley: The hole truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    I was in my backyard when I heard a group of golfers yelling after teeing off on Hole No. 7. As I looked towards the Stonebridge green, I saw the ball resting on the edge of the cup.

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  4. BREC plans to ask park board for property tax increase to original millage approved by votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    The East Baton Rouge recreation and park system will ask its governing board for a property tax increase at the end of May, one that won't require the approval of voters. BREC already collects one of the highest property taxes in the city-parish, at 14.038 mills.

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  5. Metro Buzz: U.S. Attorney Walt Green, reporting for (jury) dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    Last spring the U.S. Marine Corps veteran was walking his dogs when he foiled a would-be burglar from breaking into a neighbor's home by tussling with and then tackling the man in the middle of East Lakeshore Drive. And this past week, the chief federal prosecutor for the Baton Rouge-based Middle District of Louisiana spent two days at the nearby 19th Judicial District Courthouse as potential juror No.

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  6. Bardwell Homes buys building for new officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    Bardwell Homes, a local homebuilder, has purchased an office building on Bluebonnet Boulevard, north of Interstate 10, and will move its operations there. Bardwell paid $875,000 for the 5,000-square-foot building at 5153 Bluebonnet.

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  7. Continue reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    In an email this morning from an AmericanFutureProject.com address, Jindal slammed the Democratic candidate for president over inaccurate claims she made about her family ancestry. "You may have seen in the news that Hillary Clinton just got caught making up another story to try to be 'relatable' to everyday Americans," Jindal wrote in the email.

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  8. Video: CBS News on LSUa s Lloimincia Hall, not your a typicala gymnast; ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    Video: CBS News on LSU's Lloimincia Hall, not your 'typical' gymnast; Says Hall: 'So what? Let's have some fun' Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- LSU gymnast Lloimincia Hall photographed in LSU's practice facility Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- LSU gymnast Lloimincia Hall photographed in LSU's practice facility Wednesday, April 8, 2015.

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  9. LSU All-Americans Lloimincia Hall, Jessie Jordan to finish NCAA careers in their home state of TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- LSU gymnasts Jessie Jordan and Lloimincia Hall photographed in LSU's practice facility Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Early in her LSU gymnastics career, Lloimincia Hall dreamed she would get the opportunity end her career where it started: in her home state of Texas.

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  10. Disneynature explores a Monkey KingdomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Advocate

    In the ruins of an ancient city in the Sri Lankan jungle, a community of macaque monkeys goes about its organized, even ritualistic monkey business. And monkeys, like the most powerful humans on Earth, play politics.

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  11. LSU pitcher Alex Lange bumped up to No. 1 role, has a potentiala of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    After the freshman right-hander threw a bullpen session to test his right elbow, LSU coach Paul Mainieri informed the Missouri native of his plans: Lange would move up to the Friday night role, pushing sophomore left-hander Jared Poche into the Saturday spot. The rookie is expected to throw no more than 80 pitches or six innings in the series opener at Georgia after missing the previous weekend against Auburn with "elbow tightness."

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  12. LSU freshman pitcher Austin Bain is right where he always wanted to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU starting pitcher Austin Bain pitches against Auburn, Saturday, Apr. 11, 2015, at LSU's Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field in Baton Rouge, La. ATHENS, Ga.

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  13. LSUa s Lloimincia Hall, Jessie Jordan to finish NCAA careers in home state of TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND -- LSU gymnasts Jessie Jordan and Lloimincia Hall photographed in LSU's practice facility Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Early in her LSU gymnastics career, Lloimincia Hall dreamed she would get the opportunity end her career where it started: in her home state of Texas.

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  14. Our Views: Mavis Arnaud Frug keeps alive our heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by CHARLES CHAMPAGNE -- Arnaudville resident Mavis Fruge was awarded the Ordre des Palmes AcadA miques at the 2015 Louisiana Culture Awards ceremony at the Baton Rouge Capitol Park Museum on Tuesday, April 14, 2015. ongratulations to Mavis Arnaud FrugA - or perhaps now Lady FrugA , but we do not want to challenge our limited knowledge of French knighthoods.

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  15. Baton Rouge man accused of forcing woman to drive him to credit union to get cash for himRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    A Baton Rouge man arrested Thursday is accused of forcing a woman who had filed a protective order against him to drive him to her credit union to withdraw cash for him. They stopped at a store on the way, and the woman was able to tip off an employee who alerted law enforcement, the arrest report says.

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  16. Low oil prices cast shadow over Baton Rouge real estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- The Standard at Baton Rouge, a 247-unit complex that began construction in 2014 at 740 W. Chimes St., is set to open in time for the fall 2015 semester at LSU. It is among 6,000 new apartment units planned in the Capital Region by the end of 2016.

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  17. CATS chief in line for 19 percent pay raise: Bob Mirabitoa s pay could jump to $175,000 a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    The sometimes-controversial director of the parish bus system, Bob Mirabito, is in line for a 19 percent pay raise, which, if approved, would make him one of the highest-paid public officials working in East Baton Rouge Parish. Mirabito, who has been the CEO of the Capital Area Transit System for about a year and a half, has a current salary of $147,000 a year.

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  18. Baton Rouge area calendar for April 17-23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by Lowell Tilley -- The audience listens to a presentation during the Louisiana Bonsai Society's Fall Show. The group's Annual Spring Bonsai show runs 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Baton Rouge Garden Center, 7950 Independence Park Blvd. Photo provided by Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre -- Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre will perform its spring concert, 'Beyond Ballet,' Friday in the Baton Rouge River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts.

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  19. Dance performance combines art with community outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    Photo provided by Sidra Bell Dance New York -- Sidra Bell New York contemporary dance company will perform 'ReVue,' an original dance with a Vaudevillian style, on Saturday in the Manship Theatre. Photo provided by Sidra Bell Dance New York -- Sidra Bell New York contemporary dance company will perform "ReVue," an original dance with a Vaudevillian style, on Saturday, April 18, in the Manship Theatre.

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  20. Learn garden designs that attract butterfliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Advocate

    A 10 a.m. to noon program at the East Baton Rouge Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., will explain not only how to attract these beauties to your garden, but how to keep them coming back.

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