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A former Bury St Edmunds performing arts teacher who was accused of sexually abusing one of his pupils and created a controversial school likened to a 'religious cult' has been shot dead at his USA home.
The Louisiana Workforce Commission is hosting a series of job fairs aimed at connecting employers with job seekers as part of the National Disability Employment Month in October.
The chief source of funding for Louisiana's public schools is a complicated formula of state and local tax revenue, called the Minimum Foundation Program.
The death of an Arizona firearms instructor by a 9-year-old girl who was firing a fully automatic Uzi displayed a tragic side of what has become a hot industry in the U.S.: gun tourism.
Minimize storm damage during hurricane season We are approaching the peak season for tropical storms and hurricanes.
Should all candidates who have qualified for elective office, even those having virtually no chance of winning, still be allowed to participate in all televised debate? What if a candidate is running as a quasi or real stalking horse-primarily or solely, to increase the chance that another candidate is defeated? These are some of the issues that ... (more)
Louisiana officials have cautioned residents to be careful after a deadly brain-eating amoeba was found in a parish water supply.
Monday's shooting death of Charles Vacca was a Vacca "just dropped," according to the local sheriff.
Louisiana anti-abortion law faces legal challenge The law requires doctors to have the privileges to admit patients to a nearby hospital.
Future of 'Big Oil' suit at stake as panel meets Panel to meet and nominate flood control authority members, Jindal could get votes needed Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1tNHeKl Former LSU Professor Paul Kemp points out oil droplets left behind by high tide on a small coastal island off St. Bernard Parish in this 2010 ... (more)
Xerox, a third party contractor for the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services, will conduct system maintenance late Wednesday that will suspend Electronic Benefits Transfer transactions for about five minutes.
A NEW MAJOR SPORTING EVENT IS HEADED TO JEFFERSON PARISH. FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 20 YEARS A MAJOR MOTOR SPORTS EVENT WILL BE HELD IN OUR AREA.
The Discovery Channel has canceled reality TV star Will Hayden's popular "Sons of Guns" show after his arrest on an aggravated rape charge.
A tour guide at Insta-Gator in St. Tammany Parish holds week-old alligators in this file photo.
Louisiana's high-profile school voucher program made a C on a national report card Wednesday, ranking seventh among 15 states.
This file photo shows state superintendent of schools, Tom Luna, visiting Coeur d'Alene High School as students take the Idaho Standard Achievement Test in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Last week was candidate registration for the Louisiana fall elections and we are pleased to announce that Libertarians qualified to run for office across the state in record-breaking numbers! There were six federal candidates and thirteen local candidates, a total of nineteen Libertarians.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:11 am
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