| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:50 AM
The best part about the end of the presidential election other than the end of a presidential election is speculating about who will run in the next presidential election. In the wake of their sound defeat at the polls, the Republicans are especially...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:43 AM
The local paper, along with one of the city's best investigative reporters, Gordan Russell, has revealed that River Birch landfill and it's owners Fred Heebe and Jim Ward, gave well over $1 million in contributions to key political campaigns.
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:15 AM
I thought Bobby Jindal was supposed to be an education governor. I thought Bobby Jindal was a pro health care governor. Hard to think he is when his favorite places to cut the state budget is by putting health care and education on the chopping block year...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 10:11 PM
More than 230 airmen are spending their first night back with their families after returning home from the Middle East.
Friends and family gathered anxiously Thursday night in Hangar Five at the Naval Air Station in Belle Chasse.
On July 3, the 159th...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 2:38 PM
Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal loves to travel. So much so, in fact, that this governor may spend as much time outta state as he does in state.
Consider these alarming facts: in the last 30 days, Jindal has been to Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Indiana,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Pennsylvania Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey said he’s still “haunted” by the Republicans’ failed presidential campaign and warned against their losing the debate on federal spending.
Toomey crisscrossed the state as a loyal...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The man squirming in front of the “60 Minutes” cameras on Sunday night was familiar to those who follow politics and health care in Broward County.
Alan Levine, the former chief executive of the North Broward Hospital District – the...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 9:52 PM
Tropical Storm Isaac neared hurricane strength Monday night, closing on the Gulf Coast with a projected landfall a day short of the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
Isaac is forecast to strike land south of New Orleans on Tuesday night,...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:17 AM
TAMPA, Fla. -- New Orleans and much of the Gulf Coast faced the anniversary of devastating Hurricane Katrina by hunkering down for new storm amid "a high level of anxiety," as the Crescent City's mayor put it Monday.
Forecasters project Tropical Storm...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 5:15 PM
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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), at the request of the state of Louisiana, has activated its Transitional Sheltering Assistance program, which allows eligible evacuees from Hurricane Isaac whose neighborhoods are not...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 10:08 PM
Heavy rain and strong wind from Tropical Storm Isaac pounded parts of south Florida on Sunday, but the threat to the state lessened as forecasters said the storm would move west of its originally predicted path.
Isaac, which should strengthen into a...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:50 AM
TAMPA, Florida -- As the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's landfall approaches, New Orleans -- and much of the Gulf Coast -- is preparing to put into practice the lessons learned from that defining storm.
Tropical Storm Isaac is following a path...