- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 02:19:25 +0000: Lawmaker: I think the whole session is in jeopardy - GANNETT Syndication Service
Medicaid reform, tax pills parked for now in standoff.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 02:11:37 +0000: Like the rest of the special session, Medicaid reform bills get nowhere - GANNETT Syndication Service
The deferral of the Medicaid bills mirrored what has happened this week to other bills designed to generate revenue to ease the budget shortfall.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:13:27 +0000: Task force outlines Greek Life recommendations; hazing victim's family says they're not enough - GANNETT Syndication Service
LSU’s task force on Greek Life presented 28 recommendations for overseeing fraternities and sororities, but a victim's family says they're only the "appearance of reform."
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:13:12 +0000: Police jury, 2 school boards make $1.5M deal with Graphic Packaging - GANNETT Syndication Service
Deal settles years of litigation about overpaid taxes without requiring a cash payout.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:05:52 +0000: West Monroe parking lot rape suspect in custody - GANNETT Syndication Service
He reportedly was making contact with other women in the parking lot of a Walgreens near Thomas Road when police were called Thursday.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:04:13 +0000: Mirai Nagasu unloads after Olympic flop, says free skate audition for Dancing with the Stars - GANNETT Syndication Service
Mirai Nagasu claimed credit for “saving” the U.S. team bronze and said her main focus Friday was “auditioning for 'Dancing With the Stars.'”
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:03:17 +0000: Olympic Diary: U.S. speedskater Joey Mantia living his life to the extreme - GANNETT Syndication Service
Mantia is a deep thinker. He knows that his inner drive is his greatest strength.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:59:10 +0000: 2018 Winter Olympics: Team USA primed to vie for medal in four-man bobsled - GANNETT Syndication Service
With training done and lessons learned from the two-man competition, Team USA is ready to contend for a medal in four-man bobsled.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:41:50 +0000: U.S. women's hockey players bask in glow of Olympic gold - GANNETT Syndication Service
The USA’s win resonated through time and beyond the 23 women on the Olympic roster.
- Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:13:38 +0000: Steven Holcomb's legacy extends beyond the ice at 2018 Winter Olympics - GANNETT Syndication Service
Holcomb's foundation raises awareness about the eye disorder keratoconus. .