Gov. John Bel Edwards

New Orleans' new 'smart port' to size up supply chains, flood risk


Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards announced a new project bringing sensors and a data analysis center that he said will serve as a statewide model for maritime commerce.

Louisiana issues another emergency declaration over ransomware


Gov. John Bel Edwards issued his second emergency declaration in less than six months because of a ransomware attack.

Driverless trucking approved in Louisiana


The technology for autonomous trucking isn't expected for some years, but lawmakers said they wanted to encourage the industry's growth in their state.

Louisiana telehealth bills move closer to passage


Two pieces of legislation to let more physicians use telemedicine techniques to treat Louisiana patients are picking up steam.

Louisiana legislation aims to give police body camera task force more time


A group tasked with submitting a report on how police should use the new technology could soon receive an extension.