New Orleans, La. – Retired Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen says pressure readings indicate there's no major breach, but levels aren't high enough to clearly show the well is intact under the sea floor.
"This is generally good news. I think we're to a point where there's enough uncertainty regarding what the meaning of the pressure is that we're seeing that we need to have due diligence moving forward. We need to be careful not to do any harm or create a situation that cannot be reversed."
New Orleans, LA – Culinary fusion is hardly a trendy idea for Vietnamese cooks. After all, their traditional food sometimes shows the stamp that a century of French colonial history left on their country. For a handheld lesson on the subject, simply order a banh mi, the Vietnamese sandwich made on crusty French bread and smeared with pate.
New Orleans, La. – At least eight federal investigations are being conducted into the department, some involving actions taken years after the 2005 hurricane. U-S Attorney General Eric Holder says his office is working with the city to ensure a well-run police department,
"We are committed to this kind of work generally and we are committed to making sure that we make a difference in this city specifically."