BATON ROUGE, LA - MAY 14: Louisiana State Representative Austin Badon attends Laissez Louisiana Film Rouler at the Celtic Studios on May 14, 2013 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Not even celebrities, as in the 'Fall in Love with Louisiana All Over Again ad campaign after Hurricane Katrina, which featured local stars who participated for free. Were Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi simply unavailable?
This project, one of the largest in Sempra Energy's history, provides benefits to the local Louisiana economy, promotes a favorable balance of trade for the national economy, and supports national and international energy security by assuring reliable long-term gas supplies to U.S. allies and trading partners.
We are excited to partner with the United Way of Southeast Louisiana Area to raise funds to help those who still suffer from the effects of Hurricane KatrinaMore quotes »
Paul Hornung someday hopes to saddle a starter in his hometown's Super Bowl
the band plays "My Old Kentucky Home." He took a shot this spring with Titletown Five, but he ran poorly in the 1 1/8-mile Louisiana Derby, dropping his record to 1-for-6. Hornung wasn't about to give up, so trainer D. Wayne Lukas , one of the colt's five Read more »
Chavez death: Venezuelans in US ready for election
-- is found in South Florida. Last October they traveled en masse by car, bus and plane to vote more than 860 miles away in Louisiana -- site of the nearest open consulate where they could vote.Chavez closed the Miami Venezuelan consulate in January 2012 after Read more »
Carnival cancels 12 more cruises on troubled ship
Sunday after the fire. The ship drifted until Tuesday when two tugboats took it in tow. A third tugboat was en route Wednesday from Louisiana .Passengers have had limited cellphone service because of the power failure, but many of them were able to make calls Read more »
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Websense INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Websense, Inc. Following Announcement of Proposed Sale of Company to Vista Equity Partners
transactional litigation, as well as securities class action and shareholder derivative litigation. With offices in New York and Louisiana, KSF's lawyers have significant experience litigating complex securities class actions nationwide on behalf of both institutional 5/20/13 from Business Wire Read more »
Suspected Serial Killer Arrested in Canyon Lake
a different life for that many years. Who knows what he's been up to since then." Reynolds says it was just a few months ago that Louisiana authorities told them vale may be in their area. Neighbors say Felix Vail moved here to Canyon Lake sometime in January, 5/20/13 from Fox 29 San Antonio Read more »
Reward offered in killing of whooping crane in La.
the caliber last week from a plastic fragment found in the bullet's track. The department's Operation Game Thief program, the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are each contributing $1,000 to the reward. 5/20/13 from Biloxi Sun Herald Read more »
No bond for ex-RB Collins: probation hearing Jul 1
Judge Mike Caldwell will decide whether Collins violated probation on Louisiana charges by committing a burglary in Florida in December 1999, The Advocate (http://bit.ly/12pRZDO) reported. Collins was released from a Florida prison May 1 after serving more 5/20/13 from San Antonio Express Read more »
Taking Actos for Two Years Caused Bladder Cancer, Alleges Lawsuit...
(pioglitazone) caused bladder cancer. The suit was filed on April 30, 2013, in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana (Case No. 6:13-cv-0888), where it is one of thousands of cases pending in the Actos multidistrict litigation (In Re: 5/20/13 from PRWeb Read more »