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A rather holy wave may be building for the 2019 election cycle in the form of pastors and faith-based advocates qualifying as candidates, according to Rev. Gene Mills, the executive director of the Louisiana Family Forum. While Mills’ forecast applies largely to next year’s House and Senate races, along with a few down-ballot items, there...

In an effort to prevent election hacking, Democrats on the U.S. House Administration Committee last week released a report highlighting election vulnerabilities in 18 states. Louisiana was among the five lowest-ranking states—a criticism the Secretary of State’s office, which is in the process of replacing thousands of voting machines as a preventative measure, deems unfair....

Since no-confidence motion was accepted by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, all eyes were on Congress President Rahul Gandhi that how will he take on BJP stalwarts especially Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Will he become a laughing-stock again for those who ridicule his oratory skills or will he take everyone by surprise? This time Congress scion, Rahul Gandhi stole the show and left everyone including PM…

The changes come as violence in India is blamed on rumours of child abductions, spread via WhatsApp.

Political parties in Pakistan have intensified their election campaigns as the voting date, July 25, 2018, is drawing nearer. From political bigwigs like Imran Khan, Bilawal Bhutto and Shehbaz Sharif to the booth-level workers, all are running from pillar to post to hoodwink all sections of the society. However, the election campaings have been marred by suicide attacks, allegations of military interference and former Prime Minister…

The City Council voted 32-13 today to reduce trash processing in North Brooklyn, southeast Queens, and the South Bronx, relieving the disproportionate burden of garbage truck traffic on those neigh…

'It is high time that we hold the private sanitation companies responsible not only for their awful practices when collecting waste, but also when dumping and processing waste.'

From her first job at a Chick-fil-A to putting herself through college managing two stores at the Mall of Louisiana, retail feels like home for Meredith Waguespack. So when she shifted gears from being a stay-at-home mom to an entrepreneur, managing sales and marketing for SFT—short for Southern Football Tees—came naturally. SFT became a creative...

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We all know there is a lot of waste in government. Well some politicians are trying to do something about it by enacting the Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act.

The East Baton Rouge Council on Aging (EBRCOA) has announced the agency will be expanding their reach by opening six new senior centers across the parish.

The very popular Chick-fil-A calendars are being discontinued, the popular proprietors of chicken sandwiches has announced.

KENILWORTH, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, has a long history of responsible pricing. In 2017, Merck issued its second annual Pricing Action Transparency Report, which showed that net prices across Merck’s U.S. product portfolio declined by 1.9 percent.

Despite all the hype in recent years about the potential for virtual reality in education, an emerging technology known as mixed reality has far ...