Prosecutors: Suspect made album art with church arson photos
Federal prosecutors say the suspect in three Louisiana church arsons took photos and videos of the fires while they were burning and shared them with his friends.
Weekend memorial events set for singer-musician Dr. John
Weekend memorial services have been scheduled in New Orleans for singer and musician Malcom "Mac" Rebennack Jr., better known by his Voodoo-inspired stage name, Dr. John.
No more veggie bacon? Louisiana governor signs labeling bill
Vegan bacon, broccoli rice and other veggie foods will need new names to stay on Louisiana's grocery store shelves next year.
Environmentalists: Offshore drilling rule changes dangerous
Ten environmental groups are suing to challenge what they view as the Trump administration's decision to weaken critical safety rules created after the nation's worst offshore drilling disaster.
Edwards signs Louisiana ride-hailing regulations into law
Louisiana's mid-sized and rural communities are hopeful they'll soon see Uber and Lyft drivers on their streets now that lawmakers passed a measure creating statewide rules for the ride-hailing services.
Louisiana deputy accused of sexual abuse remains with agency
A lawsuit claiming a teenage girl was subjected to sexual abuse by a Louisiana jail deputy has been settled and the deputy remains with the agency.
Police: Women held French Quarter family at gunpoint
Police in New Orleans say a woman repeatedly entered her neighbors' apartment and held them at gunpoint while searching for her boyfriend.
NYC Fire Department: Helicopter pilot has died
The New York City Fire Department says the pilot of a helicopter that crashed on a Manhattan skyscraper rooftop has died.
Louisiana retailers will have to apply to sell CBD products
Louisiana's Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control says it will release applications for retailers who want to sell CBD products on June 17.
Trump says US, Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs
President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States.
Joe Biden reverses position on federal dollars for abortions
After two days of intense criticism, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden reversed course Thursday and declared that he no longer supports a long-standing congressional ban on using federal health care money to pay for abortions.
Louisiana pushes presidential primary back to April in 2020
Louisiana will shuffle election dates in 2020, moving the presidential primary from March to April because of Easter-related scheduling conflicts.