Haiti can expect more aftershocks in coming weeks, and while the usual pattern suggests they will become weaker and less frequent, another one as strong as Wednesday's jolt is certainly possible, scientists say.
BOSSIER CITY - Bossier City will hold a special election on May 18 to ask voters to renew one of the city's four property taxes.
City leaders say depending on the outcome more layoffs are possible.
If renewed, the tax will be in place for 10 mo
BATON ROUGE - More than 300 LSU instructors are expecting a letter of termination.
Some of teachers have already received there notices, others are still waiting to receive word.
The letter serves as a warning that the instructors could lose th
SHREVEPORT - Officials have stopped manufacturing the Hummer brand at the GM plant in Shreveport.
However, they say a sudden increase in sales or the completion of a sale with a Chinese company could force the plant to restart production.
Relief workers say pockets of violence in Haiti's devastated capital are hindering a slow increase in much-needed aid delivery, and some residents have banded together to protect the few possessions they have left.
Three Guantanamo Bay detainees whose deaths were ruled a suicide in 2006 apparently had been transported from their cells hours before their deaths to a secret site on the island, an article in Harper's magazine asserts.
A women was killed late Sunday in Shreveport.
It happened late sunday in the 3900 block of Miles Street in the Mooretown neighborhood.
Police say Shanathan Prude was killed during what they call a struggle with a male accomplice.