News roundup: Jobless claims jump in Louisiana … Alabama AG urges judge to set trial in BP oil spill case … Coast Guard IDs pilot in Gulf crash as N.O. doctor


    One weak week: First-time claims for unemployment payments in Louisiana jumped nearly 15% last week. The Louisiana Workforce Commission says there were 3,606 initial filings for the week ending April …

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