Edwards releases budget proposal without taxes, only cuts

Posted: 02/13/2016 - Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration presented its doomsday budget to lawmakers Saturday, showing the widespread cuts that would be levied across public colleges and health care services without new money for the state treasury.

Gov. Edwards issues new statement on TOPS funding

Updated: 02/12/2016 - On Friday, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards attempted to clarify information regarding cuts to the TOPS program announced by the Office of Student Financial Assistance Thursday.

TOPS program to resume partial payments

Posted: 02/12/2016 - The Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance will resume payments of TOPS next Thursday for up to 80% of the students' award.

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From momseveryday.com Enjoy this fun, mess-free craft with your kids for Valentine's Day!
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How are you spending your Valentine's Day?

Eh, we really don't do much for Valentine's Day.
Staying in.
Going on a date with my Valentine.
Going out with friends.

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Civilian Casualties Hit New Record High in Afghanistan

Increasingly desperate fighting between Western-backed government forces and insurgent groups meant more noncombatants are being caught in the crossfire.

See the Cute Way This Otter Celebrates Valentine's Day

Yutan delighted visitors at the Yokohama Hakkeijima aquarium in Japan.

Suspect Arrested in Fatal Stabbing of Girlfriend, 2 Kids

A four-day manhunt culminated with the capture of Michael Sykes, who is accused of fatally stabbing his girlfriend and two of her kids at a Staten Island hotel.

Millions Warned to Brace for Bitterly-Cold Valentine's Day

More than 38 million people from the Plains into the Midwest and East Coast were under winter-storm warnings or advisories.

Violence-Wracked Juarez Awaits Pope Amid Signs of Progress

For residents, the Pope's visit to Juárez affirms the change that has begun transforming a city that has suffered from drug-related violence.

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