Swine flu vaccinations began Monday with squirts up the noses of health care workers in Indiana, Illinois and Tennessee as the government opened a massive effort to immunize over half the nation in a few months.
The 2009 Night Out in Bossier City and Shreveport, scheduled for tonight, has been cancelled.
A weather threat, including possible severe thunderstorms, caused the event to be postponed until November 4th.
Mayor Cedric Glover made the decision
The world's oil producers, as well as China, Japan and France, are in secret talks to end the use of the U.S. dollar to buy and sell crude oil, a British newspaper reported on Tuesday, sending the American currency lower in overseas trading.
An Afghan immigrant accused of plotting a terrorist attack in New York after receiving training in Pakistan was in contact with a senior Al Qaeda operative, intelligence officials familiar with the investigation told The Associated Press.