The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE: SHAW) today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement with CB&I (NYSE: CBI) under which CB&I will acquire Shaw in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $3 billion.
A heat advisory has been issued for Monday, July 30, which means that the heat index will be over 108 degrees for more than four hours of the day. For those working outdoors, that creates the potential for a dangerous medical issue.
Members of the New Orleans Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15-year-old Haraquon Degruy, who was last seen leaving her residence on July 16, 2012, at about 1:45 p.m., in the 5300 block of Norgate Drive.
Most of us have seen food trucks stopped along busy streets, but have you heard about the shot truck?
There's one making stops throughout New Orleans, vaccinating children for free. Vanessa Bolano takes us inside.
If you’ve received an email claiming that you’ve been selected to win a $1,000 gift certificate as a sign of appreciation from the Pointe Coupee school system, report it immediately to the Sheriff’s Office; it’s a scam.<
When the Olympic games start on Friday, you can see all kinds of athletes in all kinds of sports, but pole dancing?
Believe it or not, the International Pole Sports Federation wants to be recognized by the Olympic Committee.