House Spurns GOP Leaders In Crafting $28 Billion-Plus Budget
Despite the opposition from House leadership, state representatives pass the $29-billion budget.
Judge Weighing If Black Lives Matter Can Be Sued After BR Protest
Here's the latest on a Louisiana police officer's lawsuit against Black Lives Matter and one activist in particular.
Louisiana Governor Calling Precautionary Special Session
Gov. John Bel Edwards is calling a special legislative session to start next week, a precaution for the possibility he won't reach agreement with lawmakers on Louisiana's budget.
NOLA Councilman: Miss. Rep’s Lynching Remark A Crime
Rep. Karl Oliver apologized for a Facebook post he wrote in which he mentioned lynching as punishment for removing Confederate statues.
Tolls Going Up On Ponchartrain Causeway Bridge
The new revenue will go toward $130 million in safety improvements for the bridge.
Mystery Illness Sickens College Baseball Players, Coaches
Players and coaches affected by the outbreak are from five southern states including Louisiana.
US, Russia Agree To Increased Diplomacy On Syria
The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to step up U.S.-Russian diplomatic efforts on Syria.
Ethics Exemption For State Police Leader’s Son Wins House OK
House legislators approved the nepotism law exemption.