BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana House recently passed a bill that allows teachers to be evaluated based on student test scores.
The legislation now goes to the Senate for discussion.
Those in favor, say it better ties teachers to student education.
A California scientist says those working to contain the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico don't have proper safety gear.
Doctor Gina Solomon is concerned responders do not have equipment ventilators, goggles and protective suits.
The body found in Red Chute Bayou last week has been identified as 39-year-old Nancy Miller of Haughton.
Authorities say she had been missing since early March, and they believe Miller's disappearance was her own doing.
The investigation is ong