NPR’s Cokie Roberts to speak at LSU's May commencement

Cokie Roberts, a senior news analyst for National Public Radio, will deliver the keynote address at LSU’s spring commencement exercises on Thursday, May 16, at 2:00 p.m.

Over $2.5 million available to Louisiana health centers to help uninsured people get affordable health insurance

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced new funds to help more uninsured Americans enroll in affordable health insurance coverage made available by the Affordable Care Act.

Acadian Fine Foods recalls more than 17,000 pounds of pork, chicken stew

Acadian Fine Foods, LLC, based out of Church Point, La. issued the recall on Friday, May 10 for its products distributed in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. The following products are subject to recall:

Budget passes House floor, leaving most satisfied

The Louisiana House of Representatives passed a 92-6 Budget just before 5:00 on Friday Afternoon.

Saints sign DT John Jenkins to 4-year contract

New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Friday that the club has signed their second, third round draft pick, DT John Jenkins to a four-year contract.

Want to create a mobile app? LSU has a camp for that

Have you ever had a great idea for a mobile app, but have no idea how to go about building one? LSU has a camp for that.

FOX orders new series “JUNIOR MASTERCHEF” with Chef Gordon Ramsay

FOX has picked up Junior MasterChef, a new culinary competition series for talented kids between the ages of eight and 13 who love to cook, as part of a new multi-year deal with award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay, it was

Over 425,000 fans attend 44th annual Jazz Fest in New Orleans

More than 425,000 fans attended the 2013 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell.

LSU-A Lady Generals Softball plays Reinhardt in NAIA Opening Round Game 2

The LSUA Lady Generals will take on the Reinhardt (Ga.) Lady Eagles on Monday in Game 2 of the 2013 NAIA Softball National Championship Opening Round, hosted by Belhaven University.

Budget debate pushed back to Friday on the House floor

Legislators were scheduled to continue budget talks Thursday, but legislators have decided to push that budget debate back until Friday. Representatives are still working out negotiations on HB1 and should start the debate process Friday.