Push to allow athletes to take advantage of the name, the image crosses the final hurdle; now heading to the governor’s office | Legislature

Student-athletes from LSU and other schools could benefit from their name and image under a bill that received final legislative approval Monday when Louisiana House passed it 88-7. The measure, Senate Bill 60, cleared the Senate 32-0 last month. A bill that would allow Louisiana varsity athletes to use their …

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Huntsman appoints new CFO

Woodlands chemicals maker Huntsman Corp. on Friday appointed Phil Lister executive vice president and chief financial officer. Lister, who takes up his new post on July 1, replaces Sean Douglas, whose resignation is effective the same day. Douglas is leaving the company on a “full-time calling” to The Church of …

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Vaccine concerns for pregnant women remain

No clear data available on vaccines in India; Gynecologists’ union wants Pfizer vaccine to be given to expectant mothers As COVID-19 continues to kill more pregnant women and put many more in critical condition in state intensive care units, obstetricians and gynecologists are pushing again for immunizations for pregnant women. …

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