Louisiana WWII Vet Receives France’s Highest Honor
A Louisiana veteran of World War II has received an award from France for his actions during the war.
Toxicologist: Pledge Who Chugged Liquor ‘Dead Man Walking’
A toxicologist has testified that a fraternity pledge was a "dead man walking" after chugging liquor during a hazing event.
‘Game of Thrones’ Earns Record-breaking 32 Emmy Award Nods
HBO's "Game of Thrones" slashed its way to a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations Tuesday for its eighth and final season, leading HBO back to dominance over Netflix.
Governor Edwards ‘Grateful’ Storm Wasn’t Worse
In a news conference Sunday evening, Gov. John Bel Edwards said Barry's rains could have been much worse. He says the state is now better prepared for future storms.
Most Airlines Now Flying At New Orleans Airport
Flights are arriving and departing again from the New Orleans airport as Tropical Storm Barry heads north.
Barry’s Rain And Floods Hammer Gulf Environment
Barry could affect the environment of the Gulf coast and Lower Mississippi Valley in numerous ways.
Governor Edwards Seeks Federal Declaration Due to Barry
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has asked the Trump administration for a federal declaration of emergency ahead of Tropical Storm Barry's expected landfall late Friday or early Saturday along the state's coast.
Army Corps Officials Watching Rising River Closely
The river has been swollen from heavy rains further north. Now a tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico is expected to push it even higher.
Texas Billionaire H. Ross Perot Dies At 89
H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who twice ran for president, has died.
Louisiana homeowners hit by 2016 flood will receive aid soon
Restore Louisiana will begin issuing checks previously denied to homeowners affected by flooding in 2016.