Louisiana is a state in the Deep South region of the South Central United States. It is the 31st most extensive and the 25th most populous of the 50 United States. Louisiana is bordered by the state of Texas to the west, Arkansas to the north, Mississippi to the east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south. A large part of its eastern boundary is demarcated by the Mississippi River. Louisiana is the only U.S. state with political subdivisions termed parishes, which are equivalent to counties. The state's capital is Baton Rouge, and its largest city is New Orleans.
Environmental groups and demonstrators arrested near an Energy Transfer LP crude pipeline filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging a 2018 Louisiana state law that made trespassing near oil and gas.. Reuters - Published
Environmental groups and demonstrators arrested near an Energy Transfer LP crude pipeline have filed a lawsuit challenging a 2018 Louisiana state law that made trespassing near oil and gas pipelines a..
According to Huff Post, Energy Transfer Partners bought a bunch of anti-pipeline URLS that it expects opponents could use in the future. The Texas-based pipeline giant came under fierce condemnation in..
After the tragic destruction of the historical Notre Dame church in France, a fundraising effort for rebuilding the Notre-Dame Cathedral inspired people to donate funds to the reconstruction of several..
According to Reuters, severe thunderstorms that could produce tornadoes, damaging winds and large hail will hit a large part of the U.S. South on Saturday from eastern Texas to Mississippi. Bob Oravec,..
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, federal and state officials in Louisiana are investigating a series of suspicious fires that destroyed three predominantly black churches in ten days in..
Parts of the southern Plains are under tornado watches, a day after more than a dozen twisters hit Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas. There are no reports of injuries. Mireya Villarreal reports from Mangum,.. CBS News - Published
Louisiana's governor toured a community where a possible weekend tornado damaged or destroyed at least 50 homes and businesses. People in areas of eastern Oklahoma are also dealing with severe weather.. USATODAY.com - Published
Here's the latest for Monday May 20th: Trump warns Iran not to threaten U.S.; Swedish prosecutor wants Julian Assange detained; Demonstrators march against Alabama abortion ban; Louisiana governor.. USATODAY.com - Published
President Donald Trump came to southern Louisiana on Tuesday to extol the benefits of U.S. energy production but could not resist a slashing critique of the Democrats battling to face him in the 2020.. Reuters - Published
The Independent says the motorcade transporting U.S. President Donald Trump to a public event in Louisiana Tuesday was involved in a road accident, reporters traveling in the convoy reported. The.. WorldNews - Published
Donald Trump has described his trade war with China as “a little squabble” and said he has an “extraordinary” relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping exactly one day after he rocked.. WorldNews - Published