Unofficial results in one of the nation's hottest midterm contests give Republican Brian Kemp a slim majority. But Democrat Stacey Abrams maintains that enough uncounted absentee, mail-in and provisional ballots remain to force a Dec. 4 runoff and keep alive her bid to become the first black woman i
State law requires a machine recount in races where the margin is less than 0.5 percentage points. In the Senate race, Rick Scott's lead over incumbent Bill Nelson was 0.14 percentage points. In the governor's race, unofficial results showed GOP's Ron DeSantis ahead of Andrew Gillum by 0.41 points.
Police said Brandon Baker claimed he was “going to the poll and air it out,” according to his social media account. Statements were made such as “I do know what it takes to kill a body from that far away."
Several voters in Minden say their main concerns are high utility bills, infrastructure and improving downtown businesses. They know it is a difficult challenge but say they believe the mayor can get things done.
It's another term on the city council for District E's James Flurry after beating Quinton Aught Tuesday night. Flurry says he's looking forward to four more years representing the district and tackling some of the city's biggest issues with the new council.
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Voters across the state are feeling naked Tuesday after walking out of their precincts without an ‘I Voted’ sticker. The Secretary of State’s Office (SOS) says it did not budget for the stickers this year.
Last year, the singer entrepreneur referred to the president as an “Immoral Pig” when he banned citizens from Muslim majority countries from entering the U.S. (Source: Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)
Georgia's online voter database morphed into a last-minute curveball in one of the nation's hottest governor's races, with Republican nominee Brian Kemp making a hacking allegation against Democrats just as reports emerged of a gaping vulnerability in a system that Kemp controls as secretary of stat
The future of Caddo Parish public facilities and recreation is uncertain. Voters will decide on election day whether or not to renew a .83 millage, or tax, which funds 98 percent of Caddo’s parks and its operations.
It’s been a busy week for the governor and the Louisiana delegation, but hard to find a more important meeting than this one. On Wednesday, Governor John Bel Edwards met with the Israeli prime minister.
Cesar Sayoc's cellphone contains photos of some of his alleged intended victims, the letter adds, including George Soros, the homes of Obama and former Vice President Joe Biden, and the driver's license belonging to Michelle Obama.
An Israeli soldier explained the nation’s defense concerns to Governor John Bel Edwards and the Louisiana delegation to Israel Tuesday. The group then toured Golan Heights, an historic and often disputed point that gives its occupants the high ground in battle.
On Twitter on Monday, Kelly Johnston alleged the Open Society Foundations, which was founded by businessman and activist George Soros, was assisting the caravan by providing what he called “troop carriers” and “rail cars.”
Trump said he had alerted Border Patrol and the military and called for a change in laws, and said that people of Middle Eastern descent had joined the group. He later acknowledged that his claim was only a hunch. "They could very well be," he said. "There's no proof of anything."
The caravan, estimated to include more than 7,000 people, had advanced about 45 miles since crossing the border from Guatemala, and still faced more than 1,000 miles, and likely much further, to the end of the journey.
Early voting for the 2018 midterm elections begins this week in Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas. Use the early voting guide below to find out dates, times, and locations for early voting in your county.
Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions
Shreveport mayoral candidate Adrian Perkins says he knows the first thing he’d do if elected. “First thing I’d do as mayor is I’d ask the police chief to resign and starting looking for a new police chief.”
Mansfield Police Chief Gary Hobbs is running to unseat DeSoto Parish Sheriff Jayson Richardson in elections to be held Nov. 6. They are vying to serve the final two years of former Sheriff Rodney’s Arbuckle’s term.
Fantasy sports gambling is illegal in Louisiana. But come Nov. 6, voters will get the opportunity to consider making it legal in their parish. And that has battle lines drawn between those who see the need for revenue and those who have or help people who have a gambling problem.
His is one of the more recognizable names in the Shreveport mayoral race. And Steven Jackson, the Caddo commissioner who last year served as that panel’s president, says he’s the candidate who can hit the ground running. “I think I’m the candidate that comes in Day One with a vision and a plan.”