Zinke Touts Ramping Up Oil and Gas Production As Good for Louisiana’s Coast

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke touted the Trump administration’ plan to expand oil and gas development in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, telling reporters during a brief trip to southeast Louisiana that the ramped up activity will help save the state’s disappearing coastline.

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Protesters Arrested Following Alton Sterling’s Death to Receive Cash Settlement

A federal judge approved a class-action settlement Friday that awards up to $1,000 in cash to each of nearly 70 protesters who claim police violated their civil rights and used excessive force in arresting them after the July 2016 shooting death of Alton Sterling.

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