Seven more people have been charged in New Orleans for their participation in a scheme to stage collisions with commercial trucks, bringing the total number of defendants charged in the federal probe up to 47. Read more...

A Republican lawmaker introduced a proposal Thursday to redraw Louisiana’s seven Supreme Court districts to include a second seat where Black voters could elect their candidate of choice. Read more...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Friday blocked the Biden administration’s attempt to put greater emphasis on potential damage from greenhouse gas emissions when creating rules for polluting industries. Read more...

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