BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards officially called Friday for lawmakers to convene Feb. 14 in a special legislative session aimed at stabilizing Louisiana's finances and closing an immediate budget gap estimated to top $700 million.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California official outlined a plan Thursday to cap a massive Los Angeles-area gas leak by the end of next week.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Eleven men died in the 2010 rig explosion that led to BP's Gulf oil spill, but a jury will hear about only four during a rig supervisor's trial this month.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Bill Nelson took to the Senate floor Wednesday to launch a fierce assault against a legislative initiative to expand offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico and bring it closer to Florida’s shores.
ALMOST one in every ten jobs at BP are to be axed as the oil giant revealed its biggest ever annual loss â but promised its sacred dividend was safe.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Griffin was suspended four games without pay on Tuesday for punching a team staff member, and the Los Angeles Clippers will dock the star forward's pay for an additional game because he broke his shooting hand.
NEW YORK (AP) — NBA teams need to keep Hack-a-Shaq on the court, not the sideline.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton isn't apologizing for acting like a "sore loser" after the Super Bowl.
DENVER (AP) — From the top of a fire truck, Von Miller thrust the Super Bowl trophy into the air again and again as the Denver Broncos convoy made its way through streets lined with blue-and-orange clad fans.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors are reviewing a police file as they decide whether to charge Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy in a Philadelphia nightclub brawl that left two off-duty police officers injured.