Host Karl Lengel presents the top local news stories as aired by New Orleans Public Radio during All Things Considered.
- Fire erupts at ExxonMobil refinery in Louisiana; no injuries
- Edwards defends teacher pay hike absence in budget proposal
- Deputies involved in the shooting death of a felon in Mississippi last year have been cleared
- Prosecutors: School system given phony asbestos test results
- Lawsuit to protect real-life 'teddy bears' tossed by judge
- Appeal next in fight to end compulsory bar association dues
- The Agenda for Children releases its roadmap to improving child well-being