The Latest: Judge: Tough questions for ‘Obamacare’ backers
The Latest on an appeals court hearing on former President Barack Obama's health care overhaul
Keystone XL pipeline opponents pursue new legal challenge
Attorneys for the Northern Plains Resource Council, Sierra Club and other groups filed the latest lawsuit against the $8 billion tar sands pipeline in Montana,
First lady’s spokeswoman to be White House press secretary
Melania Trump announced Tuesday that Stephanie Grisham, her longtime spokeswoman and confidante, will succeed Sarah Sanders as White House press secretary.
Audit: LSU deal had conflicts of interest, legal problems
Louisiana State University so poorly handled the licensing of a medical software program that it created conflict of interest problems, may have violated the state constitution and could have lost available royalty money, according to a legislative audit.
Hundreds protest Louisiana’s passage of ‘heartbeat’ bill
Hundreds of demonstrators filed into the Louisiana State Capitol a day after lawmakers passed a strict new abortion ban that Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed into law.
Effort To Legalize Recreational Marijuana In La. Dies
A proposal attempting to make Louisiana the first state in the South to legalize recreational use of marijuana failed in the House Criminal Justice Committee.
5 States Announce New Suits Over Prescription Opioids
Five state attorneys general announced legal filings Thursday seeking to hold the drug industry responsible for an opioid addiction crisis that has become the biggest cause of accidental deaths across the country and in many states.
Lawmakers criticize board’s handling of sex assault claims
Louisiana state senators are criticizing the way the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board handles sexual assault allegations.
1 Dead, 8 Wounded in Denver School Shooting
Authorities have released the name of an 18-year-old student accused of opening fire with a classmate inside a charter school in an affluent suburb of Denver, killing a teenager and wounding eight others.
Pelosi Says Democrats to Sue Over Trump’s wall
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will sue to prevent what they say is President Donald Trump's "stealing" of billions of dollars from federal programs and diverting it to building barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border.