Obama signs order to close Guantanamo in a year [Baton Rouge Advocate]
Some state positions available despite freeze [Baton Rouge Advocate]
Metairie mom arrested for throwing her newborn across living room [Nola.com]
New Orleans-filmed 'Benjamin Button' leads Oscars with 13 nominations [WWL]
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