Aggregated Louisiana News Articles
- The Latest: Saints come up empty after 20-play drive
The Latest on the NFL's Week 7 (all times EDT):4:30 p.m.After converting three fourth-down plays on the opening series, the New Orleans Saints misfired ...
Daily Mail. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 21:46:36 +0100.
- Texas death row inmate linked to 1999 murder of college student, Louisiana police say
She was just 19 years old, and studying psychology at Louisiana State University in 1999 when the killer somehow opened the dead-bolted door to her apartment and shot her to death.
Elizabeth Llorente. Fox News. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 14:27:16 GMT.
- Snake names honor Darwin, fire god, Louisiana professor
A Louisiana biologist is in heady company these days, honored by having a newly identified species of snake named after him
ABC News. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 17:38:15 -0400.
- Louisiana jobless rate and payrolls level in September
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Louisiana's unemployment rate was level at 5 percent in September from August, with employer payrolls also flat. The state's jobless rate didn't rise after five straight monthly increases. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:27:00 -0400.
- Louisiana's Avery Island listed on historic place register
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's Avery Island, a salt dome and the birthplace of Tabasco pepper sauce, is newly listed on the National Register of Historic Places. U.S. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:32:28 -0400.
- Louisiana university gives Smithsonian crustacean collection
A Louisiana university is giving the Smithsonian Institution an extensive crustacean collection that has been used to identify seafood mislabeled as coming from the Gulf of Mexico
ABC News. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 08:07:03 -0400.
- Louisiana police department to stop hosting prayer vigils
Prayer vigils will no longer be hosted or promoted by police in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Fox News. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:34:36 GMT.
- Take 5: Battle in Baltimore highlights Week 7
Sunday brings the second matchup in three weeks featuring the league's best scoring offense and best scoring defense, this time when the New Orleans Saints (36 points per game) visit the Baltimore Ravens (12.8 allowed per game).
Reuters. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 21:35:15 -0400.
- Joy Wilson Shows Us How She Hosts Friendsgiving
Joy Wilson Shows Us How She Hosts Friendsgiving New Orleans Cookbook author Joy Wilson celebrates the holiday her way. Friendsgiving allows the cook a little more creative freedom than a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. ...
Southern Living. Southern Living. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 17:38:39 +0000.
- No. 5 LSU has score to settle vs. No. 22 Mississippi State
No. 5 LSU is coming off an exhilarating 36-16 victory over previously No. 2-ranked Georgia last Saturday, but now the Tigers must maintain their focus as they prepare to host No. 22 Mississippi State on Saturday in Baton Rouge, La.
Reuters. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 03:37:15 -0400.
- Louisiana teen completes record-breaking 76-day flight around the world
CBS News. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 19:42:31 +0000.
- Brees breaks Manning's NFL passing record
New Orleans Saints' game against Washington Redskins is temporarily stopped to celebrate Drew Brees breaking Peyton Manning's record.
BBC News. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 06:22:52 GMT.
- College Football Scores: Texas Rallies to Shock No. 7 Oklahoma
In other games, Florida upset No. 5 Louisiana State, and No. 3 Ohio State held off Indiana.
New York Times. Sun, 07 Oct 2018 04:30:43 GMT.
- Abortion rights group seeks court rehearing in Louisiana
A group that supports abortion rights wants a federal appeals court to revisit its split decision upholding a Louisiana law that requires abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sat, 6 Oct 2018 16:40:00 PDT.
Louisiana Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Louisiana as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,681,666||0.27|
|July 1, 2015||4,668,960||0.45|
|July 1, 2014||4,647,880||0.46|
|July 1, 2013||4,626,402||0.50|
|July 1, 2012||4,603,429||0.61|
|July 1, 2011||4,575,404||0.67|
|July 1, 2010||4,544,996|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Louisiana was 4,533,372.
In 2008, the estimated population of Louisiana was 4,410,796, whereas
in 2006, the population of Louisiana was about 4,243,634.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Louisiana's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Louisiana
web page. For maps of Louisiana,
visit this Louisiana Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Louisiana newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Lousiana
can be found here.
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