Louisiana

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"He's tough as a boot," said Republican Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana...
As we await a Senate vote on health care, here are some other notable squeakers in modern Senate history.
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Donald Trump can't seem to give a speech that doesn't rise above politics.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., scheduled the initial vote on beginning debate for Tuesday. Watch live here.
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The City Council's criminal justice committee approved an ordinance to change the city's policy on minor offenses.
President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, officials say, and launched a fresh Twitter tirade Tuesday against the man...
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Shreveport City Council members will review an ordinance Tuesday that could make it more expensive to take people to the hospital and keep them on...
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Mayoral candidate Michael Bagneris was the first to air TV ads, but his proposal to grow the NOPD raises questions.
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Carl Dabadie's letter of retirement marks the second time a high-profile cop has stepped down in Louisiana's capital city since the 2016 shooting death of...
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Mayor-president Sharon Weston Broome took time during a press conference held Monday to respond to a television ad. The commercial accuses her administration of cutting funding...
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As Congressman Steve Scalise recovers from a gunshot wound, an Alabama representative is being criticized for using - in his own campaign ads - recordings...
An ordinance that would make it possible for Uber and Lyft to expand in Monroe is moving forward for final approval Tuesday night at 6...
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The NOPD is asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a man wanted for attempted armed robbery on Governor Nicholls Street.
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Gusman's opponent, Freddy Brooks, didn't file taxes for three years, a civil court judge found.
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Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., is done being coy about how he will vote on the Republican health care bill.
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There is no denying that the Lafayette parish's drainage system needs a fix. Lafayette Mayor-President Joel Robideaux proposed a change to fix drainage in flood-prone...
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The Monroe City Council is expected to vote Tuesday night on whether the share-riding companies come.
White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner did something on Monday he rarely does: speak to reporters. The president's son-in-law offered both denial and defense in...
Dozens of people were found packed into a sweltering tractor trailer in San Antonio, Texas, on Sunday, an attempt at human smuggling that left at...
President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, disclosed in a statement to members of Congress four distinct interactions with Russians during the presidential campaign and transition...
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