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Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen: Job market makes Fed hesitant on rate hike

Friday, 22 August 2014 11:05
MARTIN CRUTSINGER| AP Economics Writer Aug. 22, 2014 Comments WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that the Great Recession complicated the Fed’s ability to assess the U.S. job market and made it harder to determine when to adjust interest rates.
All lanes reopened at I-10/I-110 split; congestion to College
Friday, 22 August 2014 11:05
Advocate staff report Aug. 22, 2014 Comments All lanes are now open on I-10 West and I-110 North at the I-10/I-110 Split, DOTD is reporting. Congestion has reached College Drive.
Family and friends plan candlelight vigil for Brandon Augusta
Friday, 22 August 2014 10:59
DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) - A candlelight vigil is planned for the 15-year-old boy found dead on August 14. Family and friends will gather Friday to remember Brandon Augusta of Donaldsonville. The vigil will be held on Railroad Avenue at Louisiana Square, which is right in front of the courthouse in Donaldsonville. It starts at 7:30 p.m. His body was found near a Mississippi River levee in Donaldsonville. Authorities said they are treating the case as…
Forecasters say activity associated with area of low pressure remains disorganized
Friday, 22 August 2014 10:59
MIAMI, FL (WAFB) - The National Hurricane Center said the showers and thunderstorms associated with an area of low pressure in the Atlantic Ocean changed little in organization overnight. The disturbed area remains a few hundred miles east of the Windward Islands. According to forecasters, environmental conditions are expected to be favorable for development over the next couple of days and a tropical depression could form while the system moves across the Lesser Antilles and…
The Obamacare cost curve begins its ascent: James Varney
Friday, 22 August 2014 10:59
The essence of art, they say, is knowing what to omit. President Barack Obama and his speechwriters have mastered that rule. Obama said his massive government
DEQ investigating health concerns about abandoned railcars in Garyville, newspaper reports
Friday, 22 August 2014 10:59
The state DEQ is investigating the concerns of some Garyville residents that abandoned railcars in that community could pose health hazards, according to a news report
Vance McAllister will give $1,000 to ALS if Harry Reid takes Ice Bucket Challenge, VIDEO
Friday, 22 August 2014 10:59
Rep. Vance McAllister, R-Swartz, took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge immediately after qualifying for re-election to Louisiana's 5th Congressional District in Baton Rouge on Friday. McAllister
Board member calls for Mason to resign
Friday, 22 August 2014 10:03
BY Elizabeth Crisp| This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Aug. 21, 2014 Comments At least one member of the Southern University System Board of Supervisors is calling for the resignation of President Ronald Mason, ahead of a planned discussion on renewing Mason’s contract this weekend. “The facts remain that President Mason has been voted down as president/chancellor, his destructive and dismantling of the system transformation plan is a complete failure, his online program feature has more internet lines than students,…
Family and friends plan candlelight vigil for Brandon Augustus
Friday, 22 August 2014 09:57
DONALDSONVILLE, LA (WAFB) - A candlelight vigil is planned for the 15-year-old boy found dead on August 14. Family and friends will gather Friday to remember Brandon Augusta of Donaldsonville. The vigil will be held on Railroad Avenue at Louisiana Square, which is right in front of the courthouse in Donaldsonville. It starts at 7:30 p.m. His body was found near a Mississippi River levee in Donaldsonville. Authorities said they are treating the case as…
Rick Perry's 'crimes' pale in comparison to Bobby Jindal's: Robert Mann
Friday, 22 August 2014 09:57
Some liberals have celebrated the recent indictment of Texas Gov. Rick Perry on charges of abuse of power. I'm not among them. His opponents couldn't beat
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