The recent volatility in global financial markets hasn't done much to boost falling gold prices.
Despite choppy trading in stocks and bonds, gold prices have struggled to move back above $1,400 an ounce.
Gov. Bobby Jindal dealt another in the long list of setbacks for the Juban Crossing project. He vetoed SB 50 on Friday, which provided for up to $45 million in bonds for infrastructure and construction costs.
Firms offering student loan "debt relief" are deceiving borrowers into paying hundreds or even thousands of dollars for access to free government programs, according to a recent consumer watchdog report.