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New Orleans mayor: Good times can roll — with vaccines

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — People who want to enter New Orleans bars, restaurants, music halls — or any other inside venue — will soon...

Kansas City Southern rejects new bid from Canadian Pacific

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Kansas City Southern railroad is trying to keep its $33.6 billion merger with Canadian National on track by rejecting a...

Louisiana population shifts to southern, suburban parishes

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's northern and rural parishes continued to lose population over the last decade, as people moved to cities and...

Judge doesn’t restart federal unemployment aid for Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana won't be forced to resume federal pandemic unemployment aid for the state's residents, a Baton Rouge district judge...

27 people aboard Carnival cruise test positive for COVID-19

BELIZE CITY (AP) — Twenty-seven people aboard a Carnival cruise tested positive for COVID-19 just before the ship made a stop in Belize City...

DoorDash’s Q2 orders hit record high but revenue gains slow

DoorDash booked a record number of orders in the second quarter even as its revenue growth slowed from pandemic-induced highs. The San Francisco-based delivery company...

Business Highlights: Jobless claims, Disney results

US jobless claims near pandemic low as economy strengthens WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell for a third straight time...

Republicans take to mask wars as virus surges in red states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Republicans are battling school districts in their own states' urban, heavily Democratic areas over whether students should be required to...

US jobless claims near pandemic low as economy strengthens

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell for a third straight time last week, the latest sign that employers are...

Business Highlights: Consumer prices, budget deficit

US consumer prices rose in July but at slower pace WASHINGTON (AP) — Prices for U.S. consumers rose last month but at the slowest pace...