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.
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,
"And would urge you g
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.