no subsidies needed

Subsidies are no more needed to persuade Motel 6 to employ maid at $7.50 hour if her hourly output is worth more than $7.50 than they are needed to persuade New Orleans Saints to employ Drew Brees at $12,000 hour if his hourly output is worth more than $12,000.. ..

louisiana votes to end non-unanimous jury verdicts

NEW ORLEANS, victory for alliance of conservative and progressive organizations that got behind the measure to end practice with roots post-Civil War racism... ... But Louisiana District Attorneys Association stayed neutral, and district attorneys supporting the measure included Hillar..

state's prison population shrinks

Local employers who have hired people in the group's programs include Chisesi Brothers Meat Packing, Hyatt Regency New Orleans, Imperial Trading, Centerplate and New Orleans Sewerage & Water Board.. ... CAIN BURDEAU, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS —..

supreme court to hear convict's frame-up claim

WASHINGTON -- case over in supermarket parking New Orleans years ago got Supreme Court's attention yesterday as the justices agreed to hear the man's claim that he was framed by in romance.. ... Kyles was convicted and given death sentence for the murder of 60-year-old woman as she loaded..

obituary: wilma patrick

She is survived by daughter, Sandy Patrick of New Orleans sister-in-law Barbara Ogle of Missoula brothers-in-law Jack Patrick and Larry Patrick of Butte DeAnna Vargos, Keith Patrick, Kimberly Bakker, Kristine Tubito and Stephanie Vargos and nine great-grandchildren. ..

the cia and lee harvey oswald

Mary's Monkey How Unsolved Murder of Doctor, Secret Laboratory New Orleans and Cancer-Causing Monkey Viruses Are Linked to Lee Harvey Oswald, JFK Assassination and Emerging Global Epidemics., about the relationship between Lee Harvey Oswald, CIA germ New Orleans, and..


NATIONAL BRIEFING National Guard troops take up patrols again New Orleans NEW ORLEANS -- Nine months National Guardsmen carrying M-16s returned to Tuesday to reinforce depleted police department and battle violence. ..

church's ruling on swaggart expected today

By detectives hired by defrocked, Swaggart and Murphree, 28, were photographed outside Oct 17, 1987, New Orleans Marvin Gorman.. ... But WVUE-TV Joe Giardina New Orleans said officials of General Presbytery asked to see copy of the station's videotaped interviews with..

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