Louisiana State University Board Settles $810 Million Energy Deal
The deal involves LSU paying $27 million a year.
New Orleans Moves To Vacate 22 Non-Unanimous Jury Convictions
The DA says all cases there will be reviewed.
Officer Fatally Shot Outside New Orleans High School Game
A suspect was quickly arrested.
Edwards’ State Budget Proposal to Feature Teacher Pay Raise & No Cuts
Gov. John Bel Edwards has kicked off Louisiana’s annual budget negotiations with lawmakers by suggesting a more than $36 billion spending plan for next year.
FDA Says Johnson & Johnson Shot Prevents COVID-19
Officials will debate more about this vaccine on Friday.
Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Deputy Shot, Wounded by Daughter
22-year-old Kalee L. Wich was arrested Monday on a charge of Attempted First Degree Murder in the shooting of 56-year-old Deputy Burt Wich.
Louisiana, France Renew Educational, Professional Agreement
Officials from France and Louisiana have renewed an agreement to collaborate on educational and professional initiatives.
Family of Woman Killed in Float Accident Sues Carnival Krewe
The family of a woman killed in a float accident during the 2020 Nyx parade is suing the krewe, its captain, and the City of New Orleans.
Louisiana Confirms 2 More Deaths Tied to Winter Weather
Louisiana health officials have confirmed two more deaths tied to severe winter conditions, bringing the total number of weather fatalities in the state to five.
Democratic Congressman Sues Trump Over Role In Capitol Riot
The lawsuit is part of an expected wave of litigation over the January 6 riot.
Louisiana Governor Edwards Keeps COVID Rules in Place, Gets Vaccine
Gov. Edwards has received his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine. Edwards also says he’s maintaining Louisiana’s current coronavirus restrictions and statewide mask mandate through March 3.
Officials: Kobe Bryant Crash Pilot Got Disoriented in Clouds
U.S. safety officials are criticizing the helicopter pilot’s decisions during the Southern California flight that crashed last year and killed Kobe Bryant, his teenage daughter and six other passengers.