CLINTON, La. (AP) — A Louisiana mayor is accused of spending money from a police fund on a tent and banner that had been embossed
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GRETNA, La. (AP) — A 28-year-old Louisiana woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for causing a fatal crash on the Lake Pontchartrain
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Despite numerous protests and multiple court battles, owners of a 162-mile-long (260.7 kilometers) oil pipeline under construction in south Louisiana say
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana say two people have been killed and two others wounded in a shooting at the parking lot
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for his guilty plea to charges of defrauding investors
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana posted growth of 4.3 percent in real gross domestic product during the second quarter, ranking 12th in the nation
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry says he’ll run for re-election, rather than challenge Gov. John Bel Edwards in next year’s
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Kennedy is calling on Louisiana’s health secretary to resign after an audit said her agency may have
Gov. John Bel Edwards has traveled to California to participate in a summit with celebrity Kim Kardashian West, rapper Meek Mill and other well-known figures, touting efforts to reshape criminal justice laws.
EUNICE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana-based crawfish company says it has plans for a $3 million expansion in the state that will create 10 jobs
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards has traveled to California to participate in a summit with celebrity Kim Kardashian West, rapper Meek
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Light snow fell in Mississippi as lingering precipitation mixed with cold temperatures to send the Deep South into the freezer. After
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Authorities say a DNA test has confirmed that skeletal remains found in Alabama decades ago belong to a missing Louisiana woman
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — One of Louisiana’s two licensed medical marijuana growers is now operated by a Pennsylvania company. News outlets report that Ilera
WESSON, Miss. (AP) — A Louisiana high school music teacher has been killed in a car crash in Mississippi. The Mississippi Highway Patrol tells news
An environmental group says it plans to sue the federal government to protect two species of turtle found only in Louisiana and Mississippi.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Forecasters are warning that snow, sleet and freezing rain are likely Wednesday and Thursday across parts of the South. The National
U.S. crude oil had its biggest single-day drop since September 2015, notching its 12th consecutive decline. The near-month contract for the benchmark grade fell $4.24 — closing at $55.69 a barrel.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s Republican elected officials are rallying behind GOP secretary of state candidate Kyle Ardoin in the Dec. 8 runoff. Many
Louisiana’s health department may have spent as much as $85 million over 20 months for people enrolled in the Medicaid expansion program who didn’t qualify for the government-financed coverage,
The RESTORE Act Center of Excellence for Louisiana (LA-COE) is soliciting feedback on a draft Research Needs document, which will inform priorities of competitive research that LA-COE supports with a focus on advancing implementation of Louisiana’s Comprehensive Master Plan for a Sustainable Coast.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration plans to appeal a federal court ruling that would allow oil and gas drilling on land considered sacred
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A new audit says Louisiana’s health department may have paid as much as $85 million over 20 months for Medicaid
DERIDDER, La. (AP) — Officials in Louisiana say a man set his mother’s rental home on fire because it had mold. The State Fire Marshal’s
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An arrest warrant says one inmate at the New Orleans jail wounded another with a makeshift knife, known as a shank,
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A physician and teacher who left a tenured faculty position 35 years ago to aid poor children in Peru is set
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — While repairs continue on one bridge that spans the Mississippi River in south Louisiana, a state lawmaker is pushing for
Saints coach Sean Payton says he broke a blaring fire alarm in visitor’s locker room at Cincinnati’s Paul Brown stadium and that he intends to ensure the repairs are paid for.
A man in Louisiana has been arrested and charged with killing a friend while they were hunting hogs in a swamp.
RINGGOLD, La. (AP) — Authorities in Louisiana say a woman’s 5-year-old child found her shot dead after a stray bullet went through her apartment. Bienville