In addition to pouring over the state’s much-ballyhooed tax exemptions, the study group will undertake a very comprehensive review, from tax rates and property taxes to credits and administration.

The time has arrived for former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to report to prison.

For September, the Cane Fire Film Series is screening "The Congress" starring Robin Wright.

When the doors closed on the candidate sign-up period for the fall elections, Secretary of State Tom Schedler said it seemed "crazier" than usual.

U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu will remain on the Nov. 4 ballot in Louisiana after a state judge dismissed a lawsuit Friday that had claimed the Democrat was not qualified to run for re-election because she lives full-time in Washington.

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