NEW ORLEANS – A deepwater oil platform that burned for more than a day after a massive explosion sank into the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday, creating the potential for a major spill as it underscored the slim chances that the 11 workers still missing s
More personal information could be put on display on Louisiana drivers licenses.
State Representative Rickey Hardy is proposing a bill that would require convicted drug offenders to show their crimes.
Under the proposed law, an orange sticker l
Louisiana Representative Charlie Melancon kicked off his campaign run in Shreveport Thursday morning.
It was part of his 'jambalaya and jobs' tour across the Pelican state.
Representative Melancon is looking to take current Senator David Vitter
Three oyster harvesting areas in Louisiana are off limits as of Monday evening.
Health officials are trying to figure out what is causing a stomach flu outbreak.
38 cases of Norovirus have been reported from oysters fished out of St.
The former head of Louisiana's property insurer of last resort has pleaded guilty to charges fraud.
Terry Lisotta was supposed to stand trial starting Monday for mishandling and stealing thousands of dollars from the state.
The debate on banning smoking in bars and casinos could heat up again this legislative session.
The state campaign for tobacco-free living is pushing lawmakers to add those establishments to the list of places Louisiana residents can't light up.
More than 100 drivers in Austin, Texas found their cars disabled or the horns honking out of control, after an intruder ran amok in a web-based vehicle-immobilization system normally used to get the attention of con
BATON ROUGE - Hurricane experts across the country are meeting in Baton Rouge this week.
Up to 500 experts are expected to attend the Central Gulf of Mexico Hurricane Conference to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season.