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Louisiana GOP warns governor candidates against infighting

Louisianas Republican Party leader is calling on GOP contenders for governor to focus their ire on Democratic incumbent John Bel ...


LaPolitics: Senate chairs look toward regular session

Senate Finance Chair Eric LaFleur says that since the deadlock in the Revenue Estimating Conference has nearly halted the early ...


Roundup: 500 jobs to Lafayette - Farm Bureau assistant retiring - Rig count dips

Jobs push: LHC Group, a home health company, says it will create 500 new jobs in Lafayette as part of ...


Top 1% of US households take $2T stock hit

The top 1% of U.S. households took a $2.3 trillion fourth quarter 2018 hit from the plunge in corporate equities ...


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Dassault Systèmes expands hub in Ireland

CORK CITY, Ireland - French and Irish business leaders, politicians and diplomats got together this week for the opening of ...

Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

U.S. stocks get slammed, Nasdaq loses 2.50%

NEW YORK, New York - Equity markets tumbled, bond markets rose, and the U.S. was bought up against the euro, ...

Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

UK gets extension for withdrawal from European Union

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Britain has received a two week extension to its Brexit deadline, however this could become 10 weeks ...

UK public getting tired of political games

Brexit increasingly looks like a train crash in slow motion. Watching the British parliament going through consecutive Brexit votes, however, ...

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NBA strikes YouTube deal for dedicated African channel

The National Basketball Association has signed a deal with YouTube for a dedicated African channel to boost its presence on ...

Man charged in serial kidnappings, rapes of 5 women in New Orleans - nola.com

Man charged in serial kidnappings, rapes of 5 women in New Orleans NOLA.com DNA linked the 35-year-old New Orleans native ...

GAME RECAP: Hornets 113, Timberwolves 106 - NBA.com

GAME RECAP: Hornets 113, Timberwolves 106 NBA India Kemba Walker scores with 31 points with five other Hornets scoring in ...

Report details Shreveport plane crash that killed two

Report details Shreveport plane crash that killed two Shreveport Times SHREVEPORT Federal investigators Wednesday released a preliminary report involving a ...

Authorities book 4 on suspicion of DWI in East Baton Rouge Parish - Crime-Police - theadvocate.com

Authorities arrested at least four people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into ...

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How US States Are Richer Than Some Foreign Nations

The United States is an economic powerhouse. As the largest economy in the world, the U.S. produced $20.5 trillion worth ...


GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

ORION TOWNSHIP, MICH. - Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio ...


Foreign national held with 2 passports at IGI airport

New Delhi [India], Mar 22 (ANI): A foreign national has been nabbed by CISF surveillance and intelligence staff at the ...


McIlroy to play in Canada prior to US Open

Miami - Four-time major winner Rory McIlroy will play in the Canadian Open for the first time in June, a ...


Experts dispute testosterone test for top female athletes

Paris - Barring South African runner CAS delays Semenya verdict until April Having unusually elevated levels of the hormone - ...


Vietnamese Human Rights Campaigner Stuck in Scary Limbo in Thailand

Hiding in Thailand, Vietnamese human rights campaigner Bach Hong Quyen fears hes in the cross-hairs of two nations: Vietnam which ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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