Report Paterno To Leave Penn State--Post Sex Scandal Wake

Tuesday, 08 November 2011 14:40 Written by

RefThe New York Times reports that Penn State is planning the departure of head football coach Joe Paterno.

Poll: Herman Cain Or Sharon Bialek, Who To Believe?
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 13:51 Written by

voteOn Monday, a woman named Sharon  Bialek and her attorney, Gloria Allred went public with charges against Herman Cain, a leading Republican Presidential candidate, regarding sexual harassment claims.

Louisiana Business: Landrieu And Broadband Grant, Verizon Innovation Awards, Salazar, Lion King, YLS
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 13:19 Written by

Landrieu, Broadband Grant 

U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., has sent a letter to the Department of Commerce requesting a report on potential avenues to salvage an $80 million rural broadband grant awarded to Louisiana that was rescinded last month after state officials were unable to meet necessary deadlines for completion of the project.

The grant, which was awarded last year through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), would have targeted 21 parishes in rural Louisiana, including those in the Louisiana Delta Region and the four federally-recognized Native American Indian Tribes.

Unpopular Occupy Wall Street Protests Will Bite Obama, Politically
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 12:35 Written by
Obama-occupyThe “Occupy Wall Street” protesters are getting more disgusting each day. After several weeks, protesters are still camping out in public parks all across the country.

These “Occupiers” obviously have nowhere else to go, such as a job, family or school, so they remain in their tents and sleeping bags. In New Orleans, a fight broke out at Duncan Plaza between a machete wielding homeless man and an “Occupy” protester. According to police, they were fighting over turf, such as a park bench. In effect, the “occupiers” are displacing the homeless in cities across the country.

Herman Cain Campaign Says It's Fair To Compare Bialek To Him
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 12:08 Written by

cainThe Herman Cain campaign continued to try to destroy the credibility of one of his accusers Sharon Bialek who appeared at a press conference on Monday on CNN Monday night and who appeared on morning talk shows on Tuesday.

The Campaign announced on Monday night that he would be holding a press conference Tuesday afternoon and in doing so defended himself by attacking his accuser..

Jindal's Pick For Louisiana House Speaker, Kleckley, Leveraged Insurance Committee Chair
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 11:29 Written by

Political DeskIn his quest to become Louisiana’s next speaker of the House, Chuck Kleckley has learned how to leverage his chairmanship of the insurance committee — especially when it comes to fundraising.

3 LSU Defenders Get SEC Player of Week; Miles Talks Alabama
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 11:02 Written by

Les MilesA pair of sophomore LSU defenders – safety Eric Reid and defensive end Sam Montgomery – have been recognized as players of the week in the Southeastern Conference for their role in the Tigers’ 9-6 overtime win over second-ranked Alabama on Saturday.

New Orleans Saints v. Atlanta Falcons: Power Poll, Payton, Tracy Porter, Malcolm Jenkins
Tuesday, 08 November 2011 10:39 Written by

PaytonWith the New Orleans Saints readying to play their long-time rival, the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday,  SI.com's Peter King gave them some good news, of sorts.  He  has dropped the Saints to No. 10 on his Power Poll. "The two leagues merged in 1970 and that year the 49ers' John Brodie led all passers with 2,941 yards passing in 14 games. Today, Drew Brees has 3,004 yards in nine games."...Giants defensive lineman Jason Turk after Eli Manning the hero in Foxboro beat the Patriots: "You can't spell elite  without Eli."...Top three NFL receivers: Wes Welker, Darren Sproles and Jimmy Graham. Who has that trifacta in the office pool?...

A Jazzy Gala: Preservation Hall At 50 Showcases Song Of New Orleans
Monday, 07 November 2011 23:51 Written by

Preservation HallImagine, a gala at the majestic Old U.S. Mint featuring the sights and melodic excitement of New Orleans-styled-jazz.

Then, add notes of celebration for a world-wide recognized institution of music combined with the chords of hope showcasing a new state-of-the-art room where the best musicians can entertain in a comfortable and most-inviting setting.

Video: Louisiana SPCA Gala Another Howling Success
Monday, 07 November 2011 22:53 Written by

Howling SuccessIf dogs and cats could talk, they would proclaim the recent LASPCA fundraiser to be a “Howling Success”.

In virtually all probabilities, those attending and those involved with the event, would agree.


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