Sept. 14, 2016 02:05 PM
The state of Louisiana has lost another legal round in its attempt to take Medicaid funding away from Planned Parenthood clinics ...
Sept. 13, 2016 02:34 PM
Cleco Power, which received approval because it had been in the pipeline before Edwards' executive order, will get more than $12 million in tax breaks over 10 years for a project expected to create 12 jobs in St. Mary Parish ...
Sept. 12, 2016 02:09 PM
LED estimates nearly 20,000 businesses' operations were interrupted ...
Sept. 12, 2016 12:47 PM
The state's congressional delegation and Gov. John Bel Edwards have asked the Obama administration to drop Louisiana's share of response costs from 25 percent to 10 percent for the north Louisiana flooding ...
At a House subcommittee hearing reviewing the federal response, Edwards said the money is needed for housing, economic development and public works after August flooding that caused more than $8.7 billion in damage ...
Sept. 9, 2016 12:52 PM
Gov. John Bel Edwards has given the private operators of the LSU hospitals and clinics until next week to decide if they agree to renegotiated terms of their financing deals with the state ...
Sept. 9, 2016 12:49 PM
University officials say they've been planning retirement and sanctuary for its chimpanzees for more than two years, and "the vast majority" were never part of any research ...
Sept. 8, 2016 01:59 PM
Criticisms are emerging about the pace of housing aid, the size of grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the question marks that surround rebuilding and recovery ...
Sept. 8, 2016 01:55 PM
Gov. John Bel Edwards is traveling to Washington to pitch Louisiana's case for additional federal flood relief aid ...
Sept. 8, 2016 12:43 PM
Man-made climate change about doubled the chances for the type of heavy downpours that caused devastating Louisiana floods last month, a new federal study finds ...