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Here are the reasons why so many hoverboards are catching fire

Buying a self-balancing scooter? You might want to think twice.

By December 22, 2015


Tweets study says Hawaii happiest, Louisiana not so much

Analysis of geotagged tweets suggests that living on a beautiful island makes for a more uplifted soul, than, say, not living on a beautiful island.

By February 20, 2013


Louisiana law says sex offenders must state status on Facebook

Law requires sex offenders to list their criminal status, where they were convicted, and a description of their physical characteristics on all their social networks.

By June 21, 2012


SpexSec takes aim at alleged terrorists, Zer0Pwn at Louisiana

Two hacking groups post private information on Pastebin, including the passports of terrorism suspects and the e-mails and passwords for Louisiana state employees.

By June 12, 2012


School cafeteria's palm scanner is 'mark of beast,' says parent

An elementary school in Louisiana introduces a palm scanner to help kids pay more quickly for their lunch. Parents are seriously freaked. Seriously.

By August 19, 2012


Judge tosses law barring sex offenders from Facebook

A federal judge says the Louisiana law meant to keep registered sex offenders from networking with minors online includes too many types of Web sites in its restrictions.

By February 18, 2012


AT&T/T-Mobile merger finds more support in the states

The Louisiana Public Service Commission votes to approve AT&T's proposed acquisition of T-Mobile. Louisiana now joins several other states that are supporting the deal.

By July 28, 2011


U. of Wisconsin keeps 'Rube Goldberg' crown

Contingent takes home top prize for second straight year for invention that shows how to water a plant in 135 steps while recounting the story of a haunted Louisiana mansion.

By April 5, 2011


Apple and AT&T targeted by iPhone MMS lawsuit

Apple and AT&T are the target of a consumer lawsuit filed in Louisiana over the lack of MMS on the iPhone.

By August 14, 2009


123: A new U.S. car company--do you buy it?

A new car company in Louisiana, the latest on the Cash for Clunkers law, a car gadget that will prove you're an idiot, and a ride in a little hot rod we don't really like.

By June 20, 2009