Monday, January 22, 2018

Average US gas price jumps after refineries close

CAMARILLO, Calif. — The average price of gasoline jumped in the past two weeks after Hurricane Harvey prompted the closure of refineries. Industry analyst Trilby...

Wednesday session deadline near with no tax deal reached yet

BATON ROUGE — With a session-ending deadline fast approaching, House Republicans and Gov. John Bel Edwards appeared at sharp odds Monday over a deal...

Iran deal’s future may hinge on face-saving fix for Trump

WASHINGTON — The future of the Iran nuclear deal may hinge on a face-saving fix for President Donald Trump so he doesn't have to...

Critics say vote fraud panel could lure hackers

CHERRY HILL, N.J.— Officials from both major political parties had a consistent answer last year when asked about the security of voting systems: U.S....

Edwards appoints Hogan to fisheries commission

BATON ROUGE — Gov. John Bel Edwards has appointed the president and CEO of Ruston Bank to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission. William D....

Lottery revenue grows, nearing $454 million last year

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana's lottery is raking in more cash from players. The state lottery corporation announced Wednesday it took in nearly $454 million in...

Trump calls AG Sessions’ position ‘weak’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, officials say, and launched a fresh Twitter tirade Tuesday...

House to debate governor’s tax plans to rebalance budget

BATON ROUGE — Lawmakers in the Louisiana House are weighing whether to boost taxes on shoppers, smokers, drinkers, phone service and more as they...

RSB earns five-star rating from Bauer

Bauer Financial of Coral Gables, Fla., a bank rating firm has announced that Richland State Bank of Rayville has once again secured a...

No big winners in Saturday’s lottery drawings

NEW ORLEANS — The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says nobody won the two major jackpots in the Louisiana Lotto and multistate Powerball drawings on Saturday...

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