July 13, 2016 02:54 PM
The governor's office will reduce its staff to cope with a $1 million budget cut for the financial year that began July 1 ...
July 11, 2016 11:25 AM
Legislative, industry and business leaders are on the panel, which means any agreement also backed by Gov. John Bel Edwards stands a good chance of becoming reality ...
July 8, 2016 05:24 PM
The state labor department figures released Friday show the initial claims fell to 2,871 from the previous week's total of 2,966. For the comparable week a year earlier, there were 2,707 ...
July 8, 2016 05:21 PM
The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by nine this week to 440. A year ago, 863 rigs were active ...
July 6, 2016 11:56 AM
Louisiana is getting a $60 million federal grant to complete a nearly 15-mile pavement replacement and lane addition project between the Interstate 10/I-49 interchange and the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge ...
July 6, 2016 11:13 AM
Arthur Reed told The Associated Press that on the day of Alton Sterling's death, two teams of people drove to the scene, outside a convenience store, after hearing about the incident on police radio ...
June 22, 2016 11:48 AM
Nearly $1.24 billion in punitive damages arising from BP's 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill will become available to property owners and some fishermen ...
June 21, 2016 02:06 PM
The bill requires the Louisiana Public Defender Board to dedicate at least 65 percent of its annual financing to local defenders of the indigent, which have been struggling with financial shortfalls ...
June 20, 2016 11:25 AM
Gov. John Bel Edwards has vetoed bills governing construction financing, state worker pay raises and corrections facilities ...
June 20, 2016 11:22 AM
Almost 19 percent of Louisiana's 4.6 million residents participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program ...

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