Louisiana Supreme Court Won’t Revive ‘NOLA No-Call’ Suit
Louisiana's Supreme Court has refused to revive a New Orleans Saints fan's lawsuit against the NFL over officials' failure to call a penalty at a crucial point in a January playoff game.
Owners of collapsed hotel plan implosion; no date given
Owners of a New Orleans hotel that partly collapsed during construction say they'll implode the remaining floors but didn't say when that might happen.
Blast at Dow Chemical Plant Linked to Power Surge
A parish official says a power surge preceded an explosion at a Dow Chemical plant that shook the Baton Rouge area.
Medical Marijuana Reaches Louisiana, but Is Price Too High?
Doctors and clinics say some patients are finding the cost for therapeutic cannabis too high to treat their medical conditions three months after medical marijuana became available in Louisiana.
Catholic Diocese Donates $50K to 3 La Churches Set on Fire
The Catholic Diocese of Lafayette has donated $50,000 toward rebuilding efforts of three Louisiana churches destroyed by arson.
Survey: Louisiana Youth Interest in Vaping Is on the Rise
A new survey shows interest in e-cigarettes is growing among Louisiana's middle school and high school students, despite deaths across the country attributed to vaping.
Oct. 30 runoff debate set in Louisiana governor’s race
Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards and his Republican challenger Eddie Rispone will meet in an Oct. 30 debate.
Police: Man arrested on 10th DWI charge in Louisiana
The Houma Courier reports 34-year-old Jessie Joseph III was charged with DWI, driving with a suspended license, speeding and having an open alcohol container.
$260 Million Deal Averts 1st Federal Trial on Opioid Crisis
The nation's three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker agreed to an 11th-hour, $260 million settlement Monday over the terrible toll taken by opioids in two Ohio counties, averting the first federal trial over the crisis.
Family Sues Over Plane Crash That Killed New Orleans Anchor
The husband and children of a New Orleans reporter who died in a small plane crash this summer are now suing the plane's owner and engine manufacturer.