TAX ALERT: 2013 standard mileage rates up 1 cent per mile

The Internal Revenue Service today issued the 2013 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes.

'Online' doesn't mean 'tax free'

The Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) reminds holiday shoppers that “online” does not mean “tax-free.” Louisiana’s consumer use tax applies to purchases in which a retailer does not charge sales tax.

Southern and Grambling fans flock to Big Easy for Bayou Classic

Die hard Jaguar and Tiger fans filled the streets of New Orleans for the Bayou Classic Saturday. The rivalry between Grambling State University and Southern University is legendary.

Oyster harvests at historic lows east of the Mississippi River

Commercial oyster harvests east of the Mississippi River are at historic lows, according to officials with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF).

LSU basketball looks to keep moving Sat. against Miss. Valley State

The LSU Tigers, 3-0 on the young basketball season, look to continue to improve Saturday night when they host former player Chico Potts and his Mississippi Valley Delta Devils in a 7 p.m. contest at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

LSU hold off Arkansas 20-13

What looked like a runaway win for LSU quickly turned into a nail biter. The Tigers held a 17-3 lead in the second half but the Razorbacks fought their way back into the game.

Louisiana continues to help Sandy victims' recovery efforts

It’s been a little over a month since Hurricane Sandy wrecked the East Coast leaving thousands homeless and without power. Here in Louisiana, we know what it's like to experience a storm of that magnitude.

Rival coaches discuss Bayou Classic

Southern Head Coach Dawson Odums says he's not nervous about Saturday’s Bayou Classic, where his Jags will go toe-to-toe with Grambling and their head coach Doug Williams.

Will.i.am's new music video featuring Britney Spears debuts on “THE X FACTOR”

The video for multi-platinum producer and songwriter will.i.am’s new single, “Scream and Shout,” featuring global pop icon and The X Factor ju

Now You Can Fit Into Smaller Clothes, Comfortably

Have you hit a plateau in your training? Are you not getting the results you want, or are you simply bored, with your workouts? Well, do not be discouraged.