Rispone TV ad attacks Abraham in Louisiana governor’s race
Louisiana gubernatorial candidate Eddie Rispone is launching a TV attack ad against his fellow GOP contender, U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham, ending Republican Party leaders' efforts to keep their two main candidates from a slugfest ahead of the Oct. 12 election.
Coast Guard Rescues Pilot From Gulf Of Mexico After Crash
The Coast Guard says it rescued a man after his plane crashed in the Gulf of Mexico off the Louisiana coast.
First Amendment clinic launching at Tulane Law School
Tulane University in New Orleans has announced the launch of a law clinic dedicated to First Amendment rights.
Court: Electoral College Members Not Bound By Popular Vote
A U.S. appeals court in Denver said Electoral College members can vote for the presidential candidate of their choice and aren't bound by the popular vote in their states.
Edwards Seeks More Disaster Relief For Louisiana After Barry
Gov. John Bel Edwards says he's asked President Donald Trump to declare a major disaster for Louisiana after Hurricane Barry.
DOJ Says 2 Epstein Guards Are Placed On Leave
The Justice Department says two guards assigned to watch Jeffrey Epstein when he killed himself in jail have been placed on administrative leave.
Louisiana Health Leaders Defend Medicaid Contract Decisions
Louisiana health department leaders have defended new Medicaid managed care contracts, and tried to reassure lawmakers that health plan changes won't disrupt patient access to services.
Trump, Republican Party Sue Over California Tax Return Law
The Trump campaign and Republican Party sued California on Tuesday over a new law requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns to run in the state's primary, legislation that was aimed at prying loose President Donald Trump's returns.