Dec. 18, 2014 09:01
Three Acadiana men were sentenced in federal court Wednesday for hatching an insurance fraud scheme in which they staged auto accidents.
Dec. 18, 2014 08:22
As Drew Brees examined the box score from New Orleans’ latest victory, he was struck by how equitably the Saints distributed the ball among players at various skill positions.
Dec. 18, 2014 08:17
The Supreme Court has added the challenge to Louisiana’s same-sex marriage ban to the agenda for the justices’ closed-door conference on Jan. 9.
Dec. 18, 2014 04:12
Dutch scientists say infamous Alcatraz escape could have been successful; more on the President’s decision to normalize with Cuba; hundreds of children died of neglect and abuse despite protection agencies’ knowledge of their danger and more national and international news for Thursday, December 18, 2014.
Dec. 17, 2014 08:19
DID WE? DO WE? SHOULD WE? DEC 18 Jim Brown is asking the questions a lot of Americans are in the wake of the torture report. Did we torture people? Do we do it still? And should we, under any circumstances?JINDAL MAKES (PATHETIC) APPEAL IN IOWADEC 18 This post on
Dec. 17, 2014 03:18
It wasn’t long ago when Don Cravins Sr. — a former state senator and soon-to-be former mayor of Opelousas — stood before a crowd inside the Clifton Chenier Center and defended his political ethics.
Dec. 17, 2014 02:51
Remember our stories about Barcode, the Jefferson Street drinking hole that ripped off the logo of a gay bar in Virginia and has since painted over the “gay” part of the sign?
Dec. 17, 2014 02:00
There are two excellent reasons for you to make the two-hour drive to the New Orleans Bowl: the Ragin’ Cajun football teams deserves it and they need you.
Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration raised questions Tuesday whether Superintendent of Education John White is dividing his department’s contracts into smaller pieces to sidestep oversight and public bid requirements.
Dec. 17, 2014 09:24
Rob Maness, a Republican who ran an unsuccessful, tea party-backed campaign for the U.S. Senate earlier this year, isn’t leaving politics.