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Iowa grocery store hosts hi-jump competition

Shoppers in an Iowa grocery store got more than they expected in the produce aisle Monday. We’re not talking about a sale on fruits or vegetables, but a first of its kind hi-jump extravaganza.

LSU defeats Tulane, 6-0, for 13th shutout of the year

Sixth-ranked LSU defeated Tulane, 6-0, Tuesday night for the Tigers’ 13th shutout of the year at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Southern’s Devin Jenkins named men's SWAC Track & Field Athlete of the Week

Position: Sprints Class: Sophomore Hometown: Kapolei, HI

Man pops the question after finishing Boston marathon

This year's Boston Marathon had a special ending for runner John Duncan. Duncan crossed the finish line and proposed to his girlfriend and fellow runner Jodi Nili.

Local runners describe emotion of 2014 Boston Marathon

Among the 31,805 runners who crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon, about two dozen traveled from Baton Rouge.

LSU Baseball vs. Tulane on Military Appreciation Night

 Sixth-ranked LSU (30-10-1) opens a five-game homestand at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday when the Tigers play host to Tulane (15-22) in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Cador to unveil autobiography at Thursday presser

Cador credits friend, Alice Park who insisted he write this book to help motivate someone else.

LSU in search of second straight Super Six appearance

The third-seeded LSU gymnastics team will compete for a spot in the NCAA Super Six Finals for the second straight season and fourth time overall when the Tigers take on five other teams in NCAA Semifinal I at 1 p.m. CT Friday in BJCC Arena.

Zurich Classic Capital One Bank Celebrity Shootout players announced

Recently signed New Orleans Saints cornerback Champ Bailey will make his public debut when sports and music stars will tee it up for their respective charities in the Capital One Bank Celebrity Shootout at 3 p.m.

Atlanta to get MLS team

Atlanta, GA (WGCL) -- Major League Soccer is coming to Atlanta. Arthur Blank and Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber along with Mayor Kasim Reed made the announcement Wednesday on the future of soccer in Atlanta.