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About 13,500 Louisiana residents could have had their personal information compromised because of a security problem involving state-issued debit cards.
The Jackson Street Bridge will reopen to all vehicle traffic on Thursday, Dec. 12, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.
The Iberia Parish Sherriff's Department arrested Kenneth Trimble at the Inn Of Iberia, on a fugitive warrant issued by the Louisiana Department of Corrections.
A Dixie, Louisiana family made a startling discovery recently when they lit a flame next to the water coming out of their household faucet and it burst into flames.
A federal appeals court is considering whether Louisiana must help its poor citizens on public assistance register to vote when they interact with state agencies online, over the telephone or through the mail.
Although national Republican leaders have cautioned GOP candidates not to make the Affordable Care Act their lone issue in 2014, the race against Louisiana Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu is shaping up to be almost exclusively about healthcare reform.
National Republican leaders have cautioned GOP candidates not to make the Affordable Care Act their lone issue in 2014, but the race against Louisiana Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu is shaping up to be almost exclusively about healthcare reform.
NORTH LOUISIANA - Louisiana is studying a plan for Amtrak passenger trains to cross north Louisiana, connecting Texas to Mississippi.
Gov. Phil Bryant proposes to allocate $362 million to the Mississippi Department of Corrections for the fiscal year starting July 1, plus another $14 million to supplement expenses for the rest of this year.
Great things are happening at LSU, but it is often difficult to share our more technical and scientific accomplishments with those outside the campus gates.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development , advises that, weather permitting, on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 road construction work will begin on LA 3118 from the Southwest junction of LA 6 to the Northeast junction of LA 6. This 1.260 mile long road construction project will receive cold planing asphaltic concrete pavement, pavement ... (more)
Louisiana's revenue department hasn't been making sure oil and gas companies pay everything they owe in severance taxes, according to a new audit report.