Nov. 11, 2016 02:30 PM
Gov. John Bel Edwards is reaching out to the nation's president-elect for help in Louisiana's recovery from August flooding that heavily damaged southern parishes ...
Nov. 8, 2016 03:43 PM
The Democratic governor is seeking $4 billion in federal aid to respond to the flooding that hit south Louisiana in August and March flooding that damaged north Louisiana ...
Nov. 3, 2016 01:16 PM
A federal prosecutor says handcuffed inmates screamed and groaned in pain and begged for the beatings to stop as sheriff's deputies swung metal batons in an April 2011 contraband sweep at a Louisiana jail ...
Oct. 21, 2016 12:42 PM
Louisiana's jobless rate was third-worst among states, with Alaska worst ...
Oct. 21, 2016 12:35 PM
That leaves the state just 50,000 shy of the goal it aims to reach by July ...
Oct. 17, 2016 03:43 PM
A member of the utility regulatory agency's board since 2009, Clyde Holloway died at his home in Forest Hill on Sunday ...
Oct. 13, 2016 02:32 PM
Chief Judge Dee Drell, of the Western District of Louisiana, hasn't explained why he reassigned Ackal's case to U.S. District Judge Donald Walter ...
Oct. 13, 2016 02:27 PM
Only five of the 24 Senate candidates met the debate criteria, which required participants to have raised at least $1 million and polled at 5 percent support. Troy Hebert is not fundraising for his campaign ...
Oct. 12, 2016 02:54 PM
Bids will be opened Nov. 16 for the study of the proposed Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion — a controlled opening that would be built through the Mississippi River levee in Plaquemines Parish ...
Oct. 11, 2016 11:42 AM
Louisiana's transportation department has kicked off an ad campaign touting the safety benefits of the roundabout, those traffic circles that are cropping up more and more in the state ...

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