LOUISIANA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LOUISIANA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp">Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lafayette, La. • Police say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. At a news conference Tuesday, Lafayette police and FBI agents identified the suspect as Devin Haywood of Lafayette. Police Sgt. Randal Leger (lay-zhay) says Haywood also was booked with trying to rob a bank before it opened the day of the bomb threat. Authorities say more arrests are possible. Investigators say a man had called KATC-TV and po...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582108042014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210804@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:01 MDT Washington Post: Bobby Jindal’s Core reversal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58122602-82/standards-louisiana-core-jindal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58122602-82/standards-louisiana-core-jindal.html.csp">Washington Post: Bobby Jindal’s Core reversal</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T15:29:49.795-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 03:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Almost as soon as Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Republican, issued an executive order that he said would withdraw his state from the Common Core education standards, his education chief disagreed. “The state will continue to implement the Common Core standards,” said John White, Louisiana’s education superintendent. “We are not willing to subject our children to last-minute changes to throw our system into educational chaos.” Whether Louisiana will stick with the national educational standards ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58122602@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:29:49 MDT 51 beauty queens vie for Miss USA crown http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58042637-68/miss-crown-usa-baton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58042637-68/miss-crown-usa-baton.html.csp">51 beauty queens vie for Miss USA crown</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STACEY PLAISANCE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-08T12:36:02.867-06:00">Updated Jun 8, 2014 12:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baton Rouge, La. • Beauty queens from every U.S. state and the District of Columbia are vying for the crown this weekend, each hoping to be the one named Miss USA. Reigning queen Erin Brady, of South Glastonbury, Connecticut, is set to relinquish her crown Sunday evening when her successor is chosen during a three-hour telecast from the Baton Rouge Civic Center in Louisiana. A field of 51 contestants will be trimmed to 15 after the broadcast opens at 8 p.m. EDT, based on competitions and intervi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580426372014-06-08T12:36:02.867-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-08T12:36:02.867-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58042637@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Jun 2014 12:36:02 MDT