Unemployment rates came down slightly in 11 states from June to July 2018. Year-over-year jobless rates down in 10 states and didn't increase anywhere in the country, according to federal data.Mail Online
Bank of America has been banned from participating in a Louisiana bond sale because of the Charlotte bank’s policies against gunmakers, the state’s bond commission announced. The commission, in a … Click to Continuecharlotteobserver
The family stepped warily onto Bourbon Street and hurried past a burlesque joint, an absinthe bar and neon signs touting “Leather Lingerie Love Toys” and “Hunk Oasis Male Strippers.” Heather and Chad Bruton, a clean-cut couple from Texas, didn’t want to visit this historic city for the first time...latimes.com
Louisiana's first medical marijuana crop will take longer than expected to reach patients. GB Sciences, the marijuana grower for the LSU AgCenter, had hoped to provide product to Louisiana's nine … Click to Continuethenewstribune
China paid top dollar for our garbage, so there may not be as much profit in recycling as their used to be for garbage companies.Chicago Sun-Times
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine is expressing full support for President Donald Trump's proposed military "space force," but says it will have a role separate from NASA. Bridenstine said Monday in New Orleans that NASA's role involves science, space exploration and technology...ABC News
Voters have a chance to end non-unanimous juries this November. They should take it.www.washingtonpost.com
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana expects to spend $649 million on homeowner rebuilding aid after the 2016 floods, only about half the federal money the...Mail Online
Charles Neville, the legendary saxophone player for the Neville Brothers, is being honored by an annual music festival in Massachusetts.www.washingtonpost.com
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A tip called into Crimestoppers has led to the recovery of a life-size statue stolen from the downtown area of Louisiana's capital...Mail Online
HOUSTON (AP) - The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. has jumped by 13 this week to 1,057.At this time a year ago there were 949...Mail Online
American drivers are unlikely to see prices at the pump fall if the Trump administration releases crude from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) because U.S. oil production already is sky high, analysts said.U.S.
Pumping carbon dioxide into the air makes the planet greener; the United Nations puts out fake science about climate change to control the global energy market; and wind and solar energy are simply "dumb".IN
A Louisiana man shared a gruesome video of a coyote roaming his front yard, hunting down and killing his cat as the animal tried to hide behind the tire of a vehicle.Mail Online
Pumping carbon dioxide into the air makes the planet greener; the United Nations puts out fake science about climate change to control the global energy market; and wind and solar energy are simply "dumb".U.S.
Pumping carbon dioxide into the air makes the planet greener; the United Nations puts out fake science about climate change to control the global energy market; and wind and solar energy are simply "dumb".in.reuters.com
Alec, the organization that links corporate lobbyists with state lawmakers to draft laws, holds its annual meeting in New Orleans Louisiana governor John Bel Edwards, the only Democratic governor in the south, might seem like an awkward fit for the 45th annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council (Alec) – but he says they have much in common. Alec began its conference in New Orleans on Wednesday, bringing its usual agenda of pro-privatization, pro-fossil fuel and anti-union...the Guardian
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana wildlife officials are cautioning hunters that deer urine lures might carry malformed proteins that can spread a fatal...Mail Online
An Amtrak train from New Orleans partially derailed as it entered Washington's Union Station on Thursday, but no passengers or crew members were injured, officials said.U.S.
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