News roundup: First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana decrease … After gains, Louisiana’s oil and gas rig count drops by 4 … For more US cities, downtown is becoming a center of economic strength

    Inching downward: First-time claims for unemployment insurance in Louisiana for the week ending July 30 decreased from the previous week's total, The Associated Press reports. The state labor departme…


    Already a subscriber? Sign in.

    We are glad you enjoy reading Business Report.

    Continue reading this story and get ACCESS to all our content from any device with a subscription now.

    • Get access to more than a decade of story archives.
    • Get access to our searchable data center of TOP LISTS.
    • Get exclusive content only available to INSIDERS.