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Franklin girls win, boys fall short in state soccer finalsFranklin girls win, boys fall short in state soccer finalsBen Franklin won its third straight state title Friday afternoon.
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- 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
This week in 90 secondsThis week in 90 secondsHere's a look back at this week's top stories in a minute and a half.
- 5 hours, 9 minutes ago
Ajinca lifts Pelicans past Heat, 104-102Ajinca lifts Pelicans past Heat, 104-102Alexis Ajinca scores career-high 24 points, Pelicans win fourth straight, 104-102 over Heat
- 16 hours, 2 minutes ago
Despite boy's hit-and-run death, Paris Ave still attracts speedersDespite boy's hit-and-run death, Paris Ave still attracts speedersJust over a year ago a 6-year-old Gentilly boy on his way to school was killed by a hit and run driver.
- 16 hours, 24 minutes ago
Nimoy inspired generations of sci-fi fansNimoy inspired generations of sci-fi fansCaptain Kirk might have gotten the alien babes, but it was Spock who was the star of 'Trek.'
- 18 hours, 2 minutes ago
Jindal budget shorts what University Medical Center needs to openJindal budget shorts what University Medical Center needs to openAs it stands, the sprawling medical complex in Mid-City is set to receive $87.6 million less than what UMC operators say they need to run the hospital.
- 20 hours, 55 minutes ago
Ex-Tigers defensive coordinator sues LSUEx-Tigers defensive coordinator sues LSUIt is third down and $400,000 to go for former LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis, but the Tigers' legal team is blitzing.
- 8 hours, 12 minutes ago
Shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded near NOPD headquartersShooting leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded near NOPD headquartersPolice are on the scene of a shooting that left a victim dead and another injured near Tulane Avenue and South Broad Street
- 21 hours, 46 minutes ago
Tulane doctors create new test for ebolaTulane doctors create new test for ebolaTulane doctors create new test for ebola
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Cold case progressing after 7-year slumpCold case progressing after 7-year slumpOn New Years Day, 2008, 46-year-old Larkie Toups of Galliano was reported missing.
- 20 hours, 34 minutes ago
LSU punished for violating curious recruiting ruleLSU punished for violating curious recruiting ruleThe LSU football program will have recruiting privileges taken away for the second time in four years.
- 1 day, 17 hours ago
Dozens go bald to fight childhood cancerDozens go bald to fight childhood cancerMedical students did something drastic today, to raise between $30,000 and $40,000 to help children battling cancer. But those students weren't alone. Others went under the clippers, including a familiar face at Channel 4 News.
- 20 hours, 27 minutes ago
What's that weird cloud formation in the sky?What's that weird cloud formation in the sky?Dave Nussbaum explains that unusual cloud formation in the sky over New Orleans today.
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CEO: Proposed budget far short of what medical complex needs to openCEO: Proposed budget far short of what medical complex needs to openThe CEO of the company running the new Mid-City medical complex says there funding for the project in the proposed budget could keep it from opening.
- 22 hours, 46 minutes ago
13-year-old arrested in series of rapes13-year-old arrested in series of rapesThe NOPD has arrested a 13-year-old boy who allegedly raped three of his siblings over a two-year period.
- 23 hours, 35 minutes ago
Anti-Putin leader Boris Nemtsov fatally shot in MoscowAnti-Putin leader Boris Nemtsov fatally shot in MoscowOutspoken critic was killed near Kremlin ahead of Sunday march against the Russian president.
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Holder says goodbye to being attorney generalHolder says goodbye to being attorney generalAttorney General Eric Holder bid an emotional farewell Friday to the Justice Department.
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Missing dog Freckles reunited with owner after week-long searchMissing dog Freckles reunited with owner after week-long searchA dog that went missing about a week and a half ago in the Bywater after being spooked by a loud noise was reunited with his owner Friday after being found in the same area.
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Jindal proposes mix of cuts, use of surplus funds to fix budget gapJindal proposes mix of cuts, use of surplus funds to fix budget gapGov. Jindal proposes mix of cuts, use of surplus funds to bridge budget gap.
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Congress averts homeland security shutdownCongress averts homeland security shutdownLawmakers passed a last-ditch measure to fund DHS for seven days.
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Pizza Domenica: Not your ordinary pizza placePizza Domenica: Not your ordinary pizza placePizza Domenica opened last spring with its reputation already in place.
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Discovery of dead mom may have sparked Mo. killing spreeDiscovery of dead mom may have sparked Mo. killing spreeAt least 4 of the victims were cousins of the suspected gunman, who authorities said killed himself in his pickup.
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Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Spock, dies at 83Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Spock, dies at 83Former Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy has died at 83.
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Carl Arredondo shaves head for cancer benefitCarl Arredondo shaves head for cancer benefitCarl Arredondo is Shaving to Cure Childhood Cancers
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Video in Country Club rape case was recorded overVideo in Country Club rape case was recorded overSurveillance footage that could have offered police key evidence in a high-profile rape investigation got recorded over and cannot be viewed.
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Vietnamese community thriving 40 years after warVietnamese community thriving 40 years after warThousands of New Orleanians recently rang in the New Year -- the Lunar or Chinese New Year, that is.
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39 percent of New Orleans children live in poverty39 percent of New Orleans children live in povertyThirty-nine percent of New Orleans children live in poverty, according to a new study. That's 17 points higher than the U.S. average, and puts Orleans Parish in the top 10 with similar size cities.
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The Toms River might be frozen, but that isn't stopping Rich Althouse from enjoying the scenery.
Colorado unveiled an official report documenting a trove of information about marijuana and edible pot sales, the size of the industry, and testing results.
On the night his dad died, this junior hockey player pulled off his own miracle on ice.
Leonard Nimoy played scores of roles in a showbiz career which lasted more than six decades, but none more memorable than "Spock" on the science fiction franchise "Star Trek." Nimoy passed away at the age of 83 in his Bel Air, California home.
A would-be robber’s toy gun breaks apart as he tries to rob a Taco Bell in San Francisco. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more details on the robber's plan, and how the gun fell apart. Video provided by Buzz60
USA TODAY's Jane Onyanga-Omara reports from outside of reported home of the suspected Islamic State militant known as 'Jihadi John,' or Mohammed Emwazi, who has been seen in several hostage beheading videos.
Two therapy llamas on the loose in an Arizona retirement community were lassoed into internet fame after escaping their owner.
An Atlanta woman was brutally beaten by her friends for two hours after sitting on one of their hamburgers.
A Texas developer is designing a tiny home apartment complex out of shipping crates.
Two llamas running through Sun City, Arizona., drew a crowd of curious onlookers and several area residents who were trying to herd the animals Thursday afternoon.