Record number of 2018 graduates enroll in college
Louisiana officials say a record number of last year's public high school graduates enrolled in college immediately following graduation.
Juvenile bald eagle found on ground to be released Tuesday
A young bald eagle found soaked and stumping along a street in the Louisiana neighborhood where it hatched will be released Tuesday in the same area.
Louisiana boosting its seatbelt enforcement efforts
Louisiana police officers are beefing up their seatbelt enforcement efforts around the Memorial Day weekend.
US forecasters: Expect near normal Atlantic hurricane season
The Atlantic hurricane season is off to yet another early start, but U.S. weather officials say it should be a near normal year.
Louisiana House snuffs out bid to raise smoking age to 21
Louisiana won't raise its legal smoking age from 18 to 21.
Louisiana lawmakers carve out exemptions in smoking age bill
A bid to increase Louisiana's legal smoking age from 18 to 21 narrowly escaped the House budget committee, but only after lawmakers added a long list of exemptions to the proposal.
New Orleans set to strongly limit short-term rentals
The New Orleans City Council is set to ban "whole-Home" short-term vacation rentals in much of the city.
Trump motorcade: 3 local motorcycle escort officers in wreck
Authorities say several motorcycle escort officers crashed during President Donald Trump's motorcade in Louisiana, but the motorcade itself was not involved.
Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in college admissions scam
Felicity Huffman was silent and held her brother's hand Monday as she arrived at federal court to become the highest-profile person so far to admit to taking part in a college admissions bribery scheme that has also ensnared prominent college coaches and figures from the business world.
Louisiana House approves regulatory framework for CBD sales
Lawmakers have broadened a proposal to legalize the growing of industrial hemp in Louisiana to also create a regulatory framework for CBD product sales.