City Parish President Joey Durel eliminated 740 thousand dollars from the proposed city budget.
Officials say the cut eliminated a new pay plan for the city fire department, funds for more traffic relief projects, and park improvements.
A new law in effect this month is expanding the expression "click it or ticket." Now all members of a vehicle, from drivers to riders, will be required to wear their seat belt.
Louisiana state police would like compliance,
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Capt. Benjamin Sklaver, 32, of Hamden, Conn., died Friday in southeastern Afghanistan when his unit was ambushed by a homicide bomber, cutting short his dream of providing clean water to 250,000 needy people within 10 years.
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.