Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
2 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge
The Attorney General's Office has determined that certain business practices led by State Farm Insurance amount to violations of Louisiana's Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law.
Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge
This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT
The state Supreme Court last week reached a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over bar admissions for candidates who have mental health issues.
New mosquito disease seen in Louisiana Residents are urged to do their part to limit mosquito breeding areas around their homes.
Alleging "a culture of unsafe business practices" in its handling of vehicle repairs, Louisiana's attorney general has filed suit against insurance giant State Farm.
Louisiana court officials who face new age restrictions that could oust them from office will be allowed to sign up for re-election bids this week.
The end is near for all the political posturing, rumors, gossip, and talk about who is running for elected office in 2014.
Olivia, Colin, Vivienne and Megan Yatcilla sit near the Superdome during Zatarain's "World's Largest Crawfish Boil" in New Orleans on Saturday, April 10, 2014.
The politically-heated dispute over Louisiana's use of the Common Core education standards made its way to a state district courtroom Tuesday for its first hearing before a judge.
Even though Gov. Bobby Jindal 's name won't appear on the November and December ballots, he may very well be judged anyway come the end of this current election cycle.
Jobless rate rises in Louisiana, but so do payrolls Survey shows Louisiana employers added 7,700 workers to payrolls in July Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/news/local/2014/08/18/jobless-rate-rises-louisiana-payrolls/14261831/ Louisiana's unemployment rate rose for the third straight month in July, but ... (more)
Columnist Tom Aswell of the Louisiana Voice has interestingly pointed out that Scott Angelle, the current Public Service Commissioner, just might be considering a run for Louisiana Governor or Lt.
Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera's office raised questions about the report that Jindal's Department of Health and Hospitals submitted to lawmakers in January.
Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: http://www.shreveporttimes.com/story/news/education/k-12/2014/08/18/btw-students-meet-required-credit/14224897/ An investigation into allegations of grade changes during the 2013-2014 school year at Booker T. Washington New Tech High School continues; however, Caddo Schools can confirm currently 10 ... (more)
School meals are more nutritious because of newer federal school lunch guidelines, but the healthy lunch makeover is not a hit with kids.
National parties reaching out to black voters Republicans and Democrats are stepping up efforts to court black voters.
Louisiana's election season is about to intensify, as the official slate of candidates in the Nov. 4 races is set during the sign-up period that runs from Wednesday through Friday.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 08:09 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC