April 7, 2015 04:01 PM
For the third year in a row, Louisiana farmers had record-breaking values for many of their commodities ...
April 2, 2015 06:41 AM
Joni Mitchell fans worried about the folk singer; Iran nuclear talks progress; Airbnb opens bookings in Cuba for Americans and more national and international stories for Thursday, April 2, 2015 ...
March 23, 2015 02:50 PM
Gov. Bobby Jindal will wait until the state legislative session ends in June before announcing whether he'll enter the 2016 presidential race ...
March 23, 2015 10:00 AM
The body of a black man found hanging in a tree in Mississippi has been sent from a state crime lab to a funeral home, but the FBI said it will be days before autopsy results are complete ...
March 23, 2015 09:41 AM
The Supreme Court is adding a new case to decide whether its 3-year-old ruling throwing out mandatory life in prison without parole for juveniles should apply to older cases ...
March 20, 2015 04:18 PM
Among major oil- and gas-producing states, Texas lost 36 rigs and Louisiana 18. New Mexico declined by five, North Dakota and Ohio each dropped three and Arkansas and Kansas lost two apiece ...
March 20, 2015 11:29 AM
State lawmakers have delayed approval of a $3.6 million casino support services for New Orleans amid concerns the city's new smoking ban will hit the state treasury ...
March 20, 2015 11:23 AM
An organization that oversees programs to nurture the French language in Louisiana is on the chopping block in state budget negotiations ...
March 19, 2015 09:57 AM
An offshore oilfield worker has been sentenced to 3 years' probation and a $3,000 fine in U.S. District Court in New Orleans for tampering with blowout preventer testing records ...
March 18, 2015 10:15 AM
Regulators say only 195 bids were placed on the 41 million acres of the Gulf of Mexico up for new oil and gas leasing off of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama ...

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