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New Orleans was marking the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina Friday. Many survivors who moved away used social media to remember the nightmare.
4 hrs ago | The Independent
Edwin Edwards' career looked over when he began a jail term for fraud at the age of 75. But the former Louisiana Governor is back in the game - and Republicans are worried Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
4 hrs ago | Bloomberg
That's the question facing Mary Landrieu this morning, after the Washington Post reported that the Louisiana senator doesn't own a house in the state.
4 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com
Surely, Louisiana has and does engage in economic development as according to business and government leaders, Louisiana now has over 60 billion dollars worth of projects in progress, some of those projects already in fruition.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Well, he might actually have something to say. "Rep. Paul Ryan finished ahead of Hillary Clinton - at least on the newest New York Times Bestseller list.
14 hrs ago | Bury Free Press
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.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 05:38 pm
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