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3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times
If I'm a Democratic House member in any competitive district in America or a Democratic incumbent senator up for re-election this year in a moderate-to-conservative state like North Carolina, Arkansas, Colorado, Alaska or Louisiana, I'm waking up more than a little anxious about what happened in Pinellas County on Tuesday.
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6 hrs ago | SFGate
A Caddo Parish man prepared Tuesday to walk free after spending almost 26 years on death row at Louisiana's maximum security prison at Angola.
8 hrs ago | WWL-AM New Orleans
As the 2014 Louisiana legislative session gets underway in Baton Rouge, this is an excellent time to remind ourselves that many politicians seem to be more driven by their self-serving egos than by a desire to make the world a better place.
12 hrs ago | NOLA.com
CNBC's Jim Cramer excites the crowd when he enters Dixon Hall theatre as he hosts his show Mad Money from Tulane University's Business School in October 2010.
17 hrs ago | Daily World
The idea is to make graduates employable, whether they are preparing for white collar or blue collar jobs.
With his immigrant parents looking on, Gov. Bobby Jindal opened the 2014 legislative session Monday by vowing to guarantee the American dream for every child growing up in Louisiana.
Advocate staff file photo by JOHN McCUSKER -- The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority -- East encompasses the Lake Borgne Basin, Orleans and East Jefferson levee districts.
Three Louisiana insurers agreed on Monday to continue to accept payments from a federal program for low-income people with HIV/AIDS to cover their Obamacare insurance premiums, the carriers said during a hearing in U.S. District Court.
Mississippi had the highest obesity rate in the U.S. in 2013, at 35.4%, while Montana had the lowest rate, at 19.6%, according to Gallup survey results released March 4, 2014.
Sen. Mary Landrieu is stepping up the pressure on Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal to adopt Medicaid expansion under Obamacare, part of a larger strategy by the Democrats to put Republicans on the defensive going into the 2014 midterm elections.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal spoke Thursday at the Conservative Political Action Conference about his state's educational reforms.
Now that the Mardi Gras parades are history, rumor has it that spring is floating about and turning the corner bringing warmer temperatures, soon.
Motorcycle helmets. Teacher tenure. Ethics reform. Those are just a few of the subjects senators from northeastern Louisiana will take on in this year's legislative session, which begins Monday in Baton Rouge.
Werner Aswell officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Monica and Bobby Mann of West Monroe and Kim and James Blocker, Jr. of West Monroe.
Lawmakers frustrated with the policies of Gov. Bobby Jindal and his allies have turned to the Louisiana Constitution, finding it the only path to bypass the power of a governor and his veto pen.
PG staff writer Robert Zullo, a former crime reporter in Louisiana, says HBO's 'True Detective' has been all-too true to life so far My friends and relatives all asked me about "True Detective," in texts, emails, Facebook messages and the odd old-fashioned phone call after the show debuted in January.
MoveOn is running ads in southern states where Republican governors, for reasons that are beyond my grasp, have refused the free Medicaid money that would probably guarantee their reelections.