Consumers spending more
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers shrugged off the 16-day partial government shutdown and spent more on autos, clothing and furniture in October, boosting U.S. retail sales by the most in four months. Sa...
Local lawsuits more to Jindal’s liking
There is a good reason why Gov. Bobby Jindal responded so calmly to Jefferson and Plaquemines parishes suing dozens of oil companies for coastal damage, compared to his ballistic reaction to a simi...
Letters to the Editor
Dear Editor: I need help to find a recipe for Natchitoches soup. We had it at HOWES BAYOU in Ferndale Mich. My wife Joanne is in need of this soup as they no longer have it. My email is (raybrowne@...