Posts Tagged Louisiana

Saints place Cooks, Bush on IR, add 3 players

Cincinnati Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham (84) fumbles into the end zone in front of New Orleans Saints free safety Rafael Bush (25) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. The Bengals recovered the ball in the end zone for a touchdown. (AP Photo/Bill Haber)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints placed starting rookie receiver Brandin Cooks and starting free safety Rafael Bush on injured reserve on Tuesday, ending their seasons as the club’s race to win the NFC South Division enters its final six weeks.

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Stevie Wonder headlining fundraiser for Landrieu

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Stevie Wonder is lending a hand to endangered Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu.

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Hunting with dogs under attack on Kisatchie

SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Sportsmen Alliance is considering litigation against the U.S. Forest Service due to a decision to ban hunting with dogs in the Kisatchie National Forest this hunting season.

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Tulsa tops Louisiana-Lafayette 64-53

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Marquel Curtis and Rashad Ray each scored 16 points and Tulsa beat Louisiana Lafayette 64-53 on Monday night.

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Winter weather leads to special duck-season

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — While most of South Louisiana gave Jack Frost a single-finger salute for ruining their autumn last week, duck hunters wanted to kiss him on the lips. They had hoped that the spinning polar vortex that pushed January weather to the Gulf of Mexico in early November would inspire waterfowl to visit the very marshes that have no longer been de rigueur among their kind in recent years.

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