Baton Rouge killing: Black Lives Matter protest photo hailed as 'legendary'
A demonstrator protesting the shooting death of Alton Sterling is detained by law enforcement near the headquarters of the Baton Rouge Police Department in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S. July 9, 2016. Black Lives Matter: The Baton Rouge photo hailed as 'legendary'
Bananas Foster at Brennan’s, a famed version of Baked Alaska at Antoine’s and, of course, the gold standard of beignets at Café du Monde. But that’s before you’ve even gotten to the Creole pecan candies known as pralines; Aunt Sally’s, which makes classic pralines, has been around since 1935. The most recent sweet star in town, though, is macaron and candy shop Sucré on Magazine Street (look for its sister property, Salon by Sucré, to open during spring 2015 on Bourbon Street).
Torrential Rains Bring Historic Floods To Southern Louisiana
Mark Buchert from the Louisiana State Animal Response Team gets a lick from a dog he helped rescue from flood waters on August 15, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Record-breaking rains pelted Louisiana over the weekend leaving the city with historic levels of flooding that have caused at least seven deaths and damaged thousands of homes.