Aggregated Louisiana News Articles
- Analysis: Louisiana lawmakers debate budget few want enacted
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Republican lawmakers in the Louisiana House passed a budget proposal that few appear to actually like because of the cuts it contains. Senate leaders don't seem inclined to pass it. ...
Melinda Deslatte. Washington Times. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 17:00:00 -0400.
- Davis' 47 points leads Pelicans to sweep of Trail Blazers
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis sat on the court, a scowl on his face and his biceps flexed on each side of his head.The Pelicans All-Star had ...
Daily Mail. Sun, 22 Apr 2018 03:52:31 +0100.
- Preserving the relics found in the birthplace of jazz
The "New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival" -- better known as "Jazz Fest" -- kicks off next Friday
CBS News. Sat, 21 Apr 2018 22:51:44 +0000.
- Four LSU students plead not guilty to homicide and hazing charges
Four young men pleaded not guilty on Friday to criminal charges in the drinking death of a Louisiana State University fraternity pledge, Maxwell Gruver, 18 (pictured right).
Daily Mail. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 22:56:17 +0100.
- Digital Government Services Offer Added Value to Louisiana on Earth Day
BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana residents can do their part this Earth Day by using online services offered by Office of Motor Vehicles (OMV) and the Department of Health.
Business Wire. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 21:32:00 UTC.
- New Orleans Jazz Fest 2018 Guide: How To Escape The Crowds And Party Like Royalty
The best places to imbibe, sleep and escape the crowds at Jazz Fest 2018
By David Hochman, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:59:00 -0400.
- Homeowner finds naked intruder in her tub, eating Cheetos
Police in Louisiana say a woman is accused of break-in, eating homeowner's Cheetos while taking a bath.
WBTV. Thu, 19 Apr 2018 06:32:00 EDT.
- Can One Group Cure The Bar Industry's Ills? A Racial Scandal Prompts Tales Of The Cocktail To Try
With a new mission to confront issues like discrimination, harassment and alcoholism in the bar business, the New Orleans-based foundation will use programming and grant-making to foster healthier workplaces.
By Tara Nurin, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 08:45:00 -0400.
- A new bank is preparing to enter the Charlotte market
Charlotte's banking sector is getting a new name, with Louisiana-based IberiaBank announcing plans to enter the market.
The Charlotte Observer Staff. WBTV. Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:07:00 EDT.
- House rejects voting rights for felons on probation, parole
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Lawmakers in the Louisiana House spurned an effort to restore voting rights to some convicted felons on probation or parole. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 21:37:41 -0400.
- Tracking the river: Mississippi model may help save coast
Scientists working on new ways to battle the erosion that threatens Louisiana's coastline have a dramatic new tool
ABC News. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:37:28 -0400.
- An NFL Cheerleader Brings Her Firing Over An Instagram Photo To The EEOC
Bailey Davis was a cheerleader for the New Orleans Saints, until she she was fired over a picture of herself wearing a body suit on her private Instagram account. Now, she's filing an EEOC complaint.
Lulu Garcia-navarro. NPR. Sun, 15 Apr 2018 08:20:47 -0400.
- 1 dead as severe storms, tornadoes tear through South
A 2-year-old was killed in Louisiana by a falling tree.
ABC News. Sat, 14 Apr 2018 22:26:33 -0400.
- Driver pulled from overturned SUV during severe storm, flooding
A Louisiana driver's vehicle turned over in New Orleans as severe weather battered the city.
KETV. Sat, 14 Apr 2018 21:38:00 GMT.
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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