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Louisiana House committee approves misclassification, pay transparency measures

By David Jacobs | The Center Square A Louisiana House committee advanced a bill Thursday meant to clarify enforcement of laws related to employee...

LSU picks new leader, naming system’s first Black president

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana State University chose its new leader Thursday, naming William Tate as the university system's first Black president. Tate, provost...

Flat open on Wall Street after April jobs report disappoints

NEW YORK (AP) — Indexes are opening flat on Wall Street Friday after a disappointing report on hiring in the U.S. caused bond yields...

Fed warns high asset prices could make investors vulnerable

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is warning that prices of stocks and other financial assets are rising to levels that could set investors...

In Louisiana, Biden pushes for his infrastructure plan

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — With a badly aging bridge as his backdrop, President Joe Biden stood in reliably Republican Louisiana on Thursday to...

Business Highlights: Unemployment claims, Facebook board

US unemployment claims fall to a pandemic low of 498,000 WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid fell last week to 498,000,...

Teachers union gave nearly $20 million to Dems before influencing CDC school reopening guidance

By Casey Harper | The Center Square The teachers union in the middle of a scandal for influencing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's...

Federal judge sides with landlords, vacates CDC’s eviction moratorium

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square A federal judge Wednesday vacated a national moratorium on evictions imposed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,...

Tech partners with Barnes & Noble College on new course material delivery model

Model designed to drive student outcomes through equitable access, convenience and affordability Louisiana Tech University announced today its partnership with Barnes & Noble College to...

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