The annual Census Bureau estimate shows Louisiana gained less than 40,000 residents in the year ending July 2008. The estimated population stands at 4,410,796.
Bad economy slows population growth in South, West
Census Bureau releases population estimates
Part of Las Vegas Strip closed; police in standoff after 1 shot dead and another injured - The standoff began after a shooting was reported Saturday on Las Vegas Boulevard in the heart of the Strip near the Cosmopolitan hotel-casino.