Implosion Back on for Partially Collapsed New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans officials say an unstable hotel building that partially collapsed while under construction last fall will be imploded.
Oil Prices surge, Stocks Slip After US Kills Iranian General
Stocks are lower on Wall Street in afternoon trading Friday and oil prices are climbing after U.S. forces in Iraq killed a top Iranian general.
Section Of Pinhook Road Reduced To 1 Lane For Construction Of Turn Lane
DOTD crews are constructing a turn lane on Pinhook Road from now until Friday, December 13, weather permitting.
Louisiana Motor Vehicles Office Struggling After Cyberattack
Most of La.’s Office of Motor Vehicles branch locations remain closed as state workers continue responding to cyberattack that hit computer servers 2 weeks ago.
New Orleans Police: 11 Shot On Edge of French Quarter
New Orleans police say 11 people were shot in an early morning shooting on the edge of the city’s famed French Quarter
Agencies Restore Marshes In Cameron Parish
The state’s coastal protection agency says a coastal restoration project in southwestern Louisiana has been completed.
Thousands Kicked Off Louisiana Medicaid Rolls For Ineligibility
No children were automatically removed this time.
Gov. Edwards Declares State Of Emergency Following Cyberattack On Government Agencies
Gov. John Bel Edwards on Friday declared a State of Emergency following a cybersecurity incident that affected state servers this week, allowing several agencies to take actions, including waiving fees and fines, to assist members of the public.
Louisiana Motor Vehicle Offices Expected To Reopen Next Week
Branch offices of Louisiana’s Office of Motor Vehicles are on track to reopen next week when officials are expected to complete repairs on computer systems damaged by a cyberattack.
Epstein Jail Guards Charged With Falsifying Records
Two jail guards responsible for monitoring Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself were charged Tuesday with falsifying prison records to conceal they were sleeping and browsing the internet during the hours they were supposed to be keeping a close watch on prisoners.