In economic news:

Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 29 states and the District of Columbia from August 2016 to August 2017, according to new Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers. Employment in the other 21 states (including Louisiana) was essentially unchanged over the year. In percentage terms, the largest increases occurred in Nevada (3.0 percent), Georgia (2.7 percent), Florida (2.6 percent), Utah (2.6 percent), and Texas (2.5 percent).

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