BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s annual debate over whether to abolish the death penalty appears to have ended, after a House lawmaker shelved his
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on rising Mississippi River (all times local): 4:36 p.m. Louisiana’s agriculture commissioner says that if a second Mississippi River
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — A man who led police on a chase throughout southwest Louisiana before being shot by an officer last year has
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Lawmakers in the Louisiana House agreed to roll back the state sales tax passed in 2018 earlier than its planned
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With high water setting records on the Mississippi River, officials say they may have to open a spillway west of Baton
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An inmate’s decision to withdraw from a class action lawsuit alleging brutal treatment at a north Louisiana prison has prompted the
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana won’t raise its legal smoking age from 18 to 21. The House resoundingly snuffed out the proposal from Rep.
KROTZ SPRINGS, La. (AP) — A Louisiana refinery will spend $150 million on expansion projects over the next five years. Delek US President and CEO
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Country music stars Kenny Chesney, Florida Georgia Line and Jason Aldean headline this weekend’s return of the Bayou Country Superfest
SLIDELL, La. (AP) — A cashier at a Walmart outside New Orleans whose tale of walking six miles to work before sunrise was shared widely
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Residents of an island near Louisiana that’s sinking into the Gulf of Mexico are working with legal representatives and case managers
The Louisiana House has unanimously agreed to boost the amount the state pays parish sheriffs for housing state inmates in local jails, an increase that would eventually cost $30 million per year.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana House has unanimously agreed to boost the amount the state pays parish sheriffs for housing state inmates in
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Lawmakers in the Louisiana House have backed a regulatory framework and tax rate for online fantasy sports contests for cash
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on a legal challenge to a law that stiffened penalties for trespassing near pipelines (all times local): 4:15 p.m.