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Teen Who Died of Covid-19 Was Denied Treatment Because He Didn’t...

A 17-year-old boy in Los Angeles County who became the believed to have died from complications with covid-19 in...

Oil giants set health checks for critical staff, work-from-home rules

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Major energy companies in the United States imposed work-from-home rules for office staff and began health checks for remote or critical...

Gene testing firm gets 25-year ban in $42.6 million kickback settlement

(Reuters) - A New Orleans-based genetics testing company and its three principals will pay $42.6 million to resolve charges they defrauded the federal government...

State Legislatures Aren’t Done Trying to Pass Extreme Abortion Restrictions

While the extreme, arbitrary abortion bans that have been passed in Republican-led states around the country have (rightfully) led to an outpouring of outrage,...

Deputy sheriff turns in son for arrest over fires at historically...

Police arrested the 21-year-old son of a sheriff's deputy in connection to fires at three historically black churches in one Louisiana Parish in just...

Auburn Gymnast Breaks Both Legs During Floor Routine in NCAA Competition...

A star gymnast at Auburn University had to be carted out of Friday's NCAA gymnastics regional in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on a stretcher after...

Oil spill still leaking into the Gulf of Mexico 15 years...

Port Eads, La. - In 2004, Hurricane Ivan plowed across the Gulf of Mexico and triggered an oil spill that is still leaking. It's...

It’s time to rethink Mardi Gras-without tons of plastic beads

In 2011, Holly Groh and her family stood on a street corner in New Orleans, giddy with anticipation as the Mardi Gras parade approached....

Mayor bans Nike products from his city’s recreation facilities amid debate...

A Louisiana mayor has taken a bold step in expressing his opposition to Nike's Colin Kaepernick ad campaign -- he has banned the brand's...

Louisiana mayor bans Nike purchases for recreation programs: memo

A Louisiana mayor issued a memo last week apparently banning the city's recreation department from purchasing any Nike products.Kenner City Mayor Ben Zahn appeared...