Topic: Baton Rouge
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is drafting his own plan with parish leaders to combat the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The goal is to build a 'second line of defense' to protect vital wetlands.
05/02/2010 12:31 pm
The distribution of more than $400 billion in federal spending is determined by census data. An analysis released Tuesday looks at which states get the most money per capita.
03/09/2010 08:56 am
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to block John Allen Muhammad's execution, scheduled for Tuesday in a Virginia prison.
11/10/2009 12:00 am
Residents in the Big Easy turn their attention to a mayor's race that so far is short on candidates.
08/28/2009 01:00 am
Sea-level rise and sinking land mean the Mississippi River Delta's habitable land will shrink, a new study finds.
06/30/2009 01:00 am
06/17/2009 01:00 am
After Katrina, the Big Easy is slowly attracting newcomers and rebuilding its economy.
05/19/2009 01:00 am
Six hurricane survivors sue the US Army Corps of Engineers, as many city residents still try to understand the forces behind the storm's aftermath.
04/22/2009 01:00 am
02/11/2009 12:00 am
The Obama administration hopes federal dollars will serve as the catalyst to generate $1.5 trillion in private-sector investments.
02/10/2009 12:00 am