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Don Ames
November 22, 2019 - 11:14 am
A recent survey by USAWillGuru.com finds 2 in 3 Louisiana divorces end amicably. That's well above the national average of 45 percent. Local divorce attorney Stephen Rue agrees with the survey results, with a caveat. "I'm sure that's quite true. However, the one-third that remain fills the courts...
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Thomas Perumean
October 30, 2019 - 6:00 am
A new Gallup Poll finds 60% of American workers feel their job is unfulfilling. Many feel disengaged, discouraged, underemployed or uninvovled. "The psychological driver of not being able reach goals and just finding under employment doesn't utilize people's full skills," according to Professor...
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Don Ames
September 28, 2019 - 12:35 pm
The latest Census Bureau numbers show Louisiana's poverty rate dropped from 19.7 percent in 2017 to 18.6 percent last year. That's dropped Louisiana from the second most impoverished state in the nation to the third. Louisiana Budget Project Executive Director Jan Moller says it's an improvement,...
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Don Ames
September 17, 2019 - 6:23 am
In 1960, over 70 percent of adults in the U.S. were married, according to Pew Research. While more adult couples are reportedly living together now, only 50 percent are married. And marriage rates may be down due to a shortage of 'economically attractive' men. According to a new study by Cornell...
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Scoot
September 11, 2019 - 3:44 pm
Scoot gets up close and personal with Seth Dunlap on Sterotypes and being a gay sports host, coming out to your parents and honesty! Video of Gay/Straight Stereotypes
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Thomas Perumean
August 29, 2019 - 11:12 am
The Sandwich Generation: Couples hemmed in on both sides, caring for aging parents and burdened with grown kids moving back home because they can't find work or are buckling under student loan debt. It was once a mainstay of rural American culture, a household where generations all lived and cared...
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Don Ames
August 26, 2019 - 7:17 am
A crowded grocery market in metro New Orleans has stores specializing, touting their strengths to get customers in the store. And that has shoppers doing a lot of shopping around. It's not unusual, now, for shoppers to visit three, sometimes four, different supermarkets in a week to pick up the...
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Chris Miller
August 14, 2019 - 2:35 pm
For many kids, Halloween often competes with Christmas as their favorite holiday, and why shouldn't it? Dressing up as monsters, superheroes, or whatever costume they like, staying out late, and raking in tons of free candy can almost hold its own against the celebration that is Christmas. Except...
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