December 12, 2019 - 9:15 am
A nuclear disaster, a presidential candidate and an outspoken teenager were just a few of the hardest words to pronounce in America this year. Language learning app Babbel came up with the list of frequently butchered terms by working with the US Captioning Company, which subtitles all real-time...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:06 pm
(WWL.com) - Five out of six Louisiana U.S. House members find themselves out of power as Democrats take control of the lower chamber with a new Congress sworn in on Thursday. LSU Political Science Professor Dr. Robert Hogan says this could make it harder to get funding for Louisiana specific flood...
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January 02, 2019 - 2:45 pm
(WWL.com) Beginning January 1st, hospitals were supposed to put a master price list online for all of their services. It’s a mandate from the 2010 Affordable Care Act that aims to get consumers more involved in their healthcare, but Louisiana Hospital Association President Paul Salles cautions if...
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December 31, 2018 - 6:58 am
(WWL.com) The Allstate Sugar Bowl Fan Fest in New Orleans will be part of “Dick Clark’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve” being broadcast on ABC tonight. Tonight will feature performances by country artists Maren Morris and Grammy-nominated Florida Georgia Line as part of the live telecast. Lt. Gov. Billy...
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Jim Hanzo
December 06, 2018 - 9:12 am
Tax time is coming and given the new tax laws taking effect, there are some strategies people may want to consider. Senior Advisor with TruWealth Advisors, Chuck Simmons, said you should plan for the year ahead and given the new tax laws where standard deductions are now 24 thousand for married...
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September 10, 2018 - 6:12 pm
(WWL.com) Governor John Bel Edwards has plans to recommend a raise of at least a grand for public school teachers, the first substantial raise in about a decade. The plan would also see cafeteria workers and other personnel get a pay best of $500 annually. The governor’s education policy advisor...
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