Louisiana House Republican leaders say that they’re taking a conservative financial stance by refusing to change the state’s income forecast. But what they may accomplish is ruining Governor John Bel Edward’s plan to include a pay raise for public teachers in next year’s budget proposal.
On Friday, Mayor Latoya Cantrell issued a statement reminding residents that New Orleans will continue to recycle Christmas trees to promote wetland restoration and to protect Louisiana’s coast. Last year, more than 8,000 trees were collected across Orleans Parish. They were then airlifted by the National Guard and placed into the Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge […]
The social media giant announced Friday that an API bug in their system exposed the private photos of as many as 6.8 million users to third-party app developers without their permission.
In spite of threats from Donald Trump to veto the measure, the Senate passed a resolution to withdraw U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen on Thursday.
According to CNN, dozens of educational and other institutions across the U.S. received bomb threats Thursday afternoon, triggering multiple evacuations. According to NOPD, the emailed bomb threats were reported in: the 600 block of Poydras St., the 6200 block of South Claiborne Ave., the 7800 block of Walmsley Ave., and the 9600 block of Hayne […]
The New Orleans Landbridge provides protection to more than 1.5 million people in the Greater New Orleans area parishes by reducing some of the pressure storm surges can place on levees around Lake Pontchartrain. In addition, it acts as a flood buffer along Chef Menteur Highway, which is an important evacuation route.
The company states that tampons have been reported to be unraveling when people remove them, potentially leaving material inside the body.
Without some help, the holiday season may be extra hard for the state’s less fortunate families.
Michael Cohen has been sentenced to three years in prison. In August, Cohen pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations related to payments that he orchestrated or made himself to women in exchange for their silence regarding alleged sexual affairs with Trump. He also pleaded guilty to a single count of making false statements to a […]
According to President Trump, federal water protections are among the “worst” of regulations. For businesses like oil companies and plants, these rules outline a way of doing operations that have been seen as a headache by number crunchers, but as necessary by environmentalists and those who care about accountability.
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