Former FBI Director Warns Federal Loopholes Could Worsen Opioid Epidemic
Policy proposals could loosen restrictions on imported drugs.
12 Louisiana Beaches Show High Bacteria Levels
Beach goers with weak immune systems should avoid getting in the water.
LDH Finds Brain-Eating Amoebas In Terrebonne, Ouachita Water Systems
While the water is safe to drink and bathe in, people should make sure it does not get in their nose.
Bill To Raise Minimum Wage Killed In Senate Finance Committee
The death of New Orleans Senator Troy Carter's bill marks the second consecutive year legislators kill a minimum wage increase in committee.
Gov. Edwards Faces Criticism In D.C. Over The Handling Of August Flood
A Congressional panel grilled the governor on issues following the August 2016 flood.
Cops: Man Accused Of Killing EBRSO Deputy Questioned On Rape Allegations By Teen
Troopers say Anderson was conducting a rape investigation with another deputy at a hair salon.
Deferred Maintenance On College Campuses Reaches $365 Million
Lawmakers have to find a way to invest in these state owned facilities on college campuses before it’s too late.
Nearly 300 Louisiana National Guard Airmen Deploying To Europe
The airmen will participate in critical training missions during the 90 day deployment.
LA GOP Seek Apology From Rep. Richmond After Joke About Kellyanne Conway
New Orleans Congressman Cedric Richmond says his joke about Donald Trump aid Kellyanne Conway was misinterpreted.
Governor Proposes Reducing Minimum Mandatory Sentences For Nonviolent Offenses
Edwards says the state is looking at proven strategies that have worked to reduce the prison population in other southern conservative states.