Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
22 min ago | NOLA.com
Louisiana's tax amnesty period, which concluded in late November, brought in more money than needed to cover the current state budget.
Which Is the Only State That...
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
1 hr ago | Free Republic
Sen. David Vitter challenged Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to publically explain why he has exempted some of his leadership staff from enrolling in the ObamaCare health insurance exchange.
2 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
Governor Bobby Jindal and Bell Helicopter CEO John Garrison announced on Tuesday the company will produce its new SLS helicopter at Lafayette Regional Airport, leading to the first modern-era aircraft assembly facility in Louisiana.
4 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
Lafayette police are looking for the man who robbed a credit union in the 1400 block of West Willow Street.
4 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette
Vermilion Parish Sheriff deputies arrested a Youngsville man after they say he stole a lawn mower from a residence located off of La.
7 hrs ago | Nwlanews.com
The Webster Parish Police Jury will not pass a noise ordinance on the Lake Bistineau lakebed as requested by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
12 hrs ago | The Daily Advertiser
Doctors who steer Medicaid patients into specific health insurance plans could face heavy sanctions under an emergency rule the state started this month.
For the first time in at least five years, retired teachers, state workers and school system employees could see an increase in their pension checks.
Louisiana's 2nd Congressional District looks like a wind-ruffled ribbon that curls from the eastern shore of Lake Pontchartrain through New Orleans, then up the Mississippi River to northern Baton Rouge.
Two-year-old Ryzin Thompson experiments with geometry and velcro during creative time at the Learn and Play Daycare Center in eastern New Orleans, Wednesday, July 17, 2013.
Federal appeals court judges Monday questioned whether the government has gone too far by searching the genital areas of Guantanamo detainees who want to meet with their lawyers.
The National Weather Service is predicting foggy weather and a chance of thunderstorms for the southeastern Louisiana area Sunday night and Monday morning.
A police force is prepared to give you a free Xbox One, but you'll have to help them catch criminals first.
A man who dozed off on a flight from Louisiana, awoke to find himself cold and alone on a locked plane.
Congressional District 2, as redrawn by the Legislature in 2011, looks like a wind-ruffled ribbon that curls from the eastern shore of Lake Pontchartrain, through New Orleans, then up the Mississippi River to northern Baton Rouge.
Authorities say a Mississippi man has died from injuries sustained in a one-car accident in Louisiana's Ascension Parish.
A lawsuit challenging heat conditions on death row as unsafe for inmates at the state penitentiary was filed during the thick of Louisiana's hot and humid summer.