Phone service is an important topic during hurricane season. After Hurricane Katrina hit Mississippi Gulf Coast, cellphone service was scarce. Will service be better from AT&T, Sprint, Verizon and C Spire after a major hurricane in 2018?
If Mississippi ponies up $14 million, a federal grant will complete safety improvement to CSX tracks and clear the way for passenger service on the MS Gulf Coast. Backers say the return on that investment could be more than $500 million.
American Cruise Lines will have three ships on the Mississippi River by October 2018 including the first of the new series of modern whips without a paddlewheel. American Song will make its inaugural cruise Oct. 6 from New Orleans LA.
In an outpouring of concern prompted by images and audio of children crying for their parents, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are donating to nonprofit organizations to help families separated at the Mexico border.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he can't imagine President Donald Trump will make good on his threat to impose new tariffs on Canadian autos entering the United States because it would amount to a self-inflicted wound on the U.S. economy.
A new kind of modern riverboat is coming to the Mississippi River. American Cruise Lines is debuting the new boat, called American Song, in Louisiana and it will cruise from New Orleans and Baton Rouge.