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Old, crumbling Wisner overpass to be replacedOld, crumbling Wisner overpass to be replacedPotholes, cracks, and bumps fill the lanes on the Wisner overpass.
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Collins' legal and contract options after being passed over in draftCollins' legal and contract options after being passed over in draftLegal analyst Chick Foret speculates that Collins could lose out on at least $4-5 million by not being selected.
- 7 hours ago
Residents protest health issues they say are associated with chem plantsResidents protest health issues they say are associated with chem plantsPeople in a small community up the river from the city, are blaming the large chemical plants in their neighborhood for serious health problems.
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Police find child reported missing after mother killed in BRPolice find child reported missing after mother killed in BRBaton Rouge police are searching for the missing toddler after the child's mother was found dead in a vehicle from a gunshot wound.
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N.O. man admits to phoning in more than 40 bomb threatsN.O. man admits to phoning in more than 40 bomb threatsJahvar Hooks picked up a phone in August 2013 to call for an ambulance. The 31-year-old man said he needed help with his mental health. When the ambulance didn't come, he picked up the phone again -- and placed a call saying there was a bomb in a local school.
- 8 hours, 40 minutes ago
Suspect arrested in brazen French Quarter shootingSuspect arrested in brazen French Quarter shootingPolice have arrested 22-year-old Rodney Jackson for a shooting in the French Quarter over the weekend.
- 10 hours, 23 minutes ago
Woman says deputy using cell phone hit her with patrol carWoman says deputy using cell phone hit her with patrol carA woman alleges in a lawsuit that a Lafourche sheriff's deputy hit her with his patrol car in March, fracturing her leg while she was at work.
- 10 hours, 14 minutes ago
Domenica chef wins James Beard awardDomenica chef wins James Beard awardNew Orleans chef Alon Shaya, of Domenica, Pizza Domenica and his namesake restaurant Shaya, won the James Beard award for best chef in the south at the awards ceremony in Chicago Monday night.
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Bicyclist struck and killed along highwayBicyclist struck and killed along highwayPolice are searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a bicyclist along La. 57.
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Nicholls State faces credit watch due to budgetNicholls State faces credit watch due to budgetNicholls State University isn't preparing for potential budget cuts at a time when there's a lot of uncertainly about its financial future.
- 19 hours, 16 minutes ago
Law enforcement stance on marijuana starts to shift in LouisianaLaw enforcement stance on marijuana starts to shift in LouisianaMarijuana enthusiasts and law enforcement don't agree on much. But there is one point both concede: Louisiana's marijuana laws are exceptionally strict.
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Jindal says his new book is 'a call to arms'Jindal says his new book is 'a call to arms'Bobby Jindal, the Louisiana governor and possible Republican presidential candidate, has a book coming out in October.
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GiveNOLA day aims to raise $3MGiveNOLA day aims to raise $3MThe annual online fundraising effort lasts from midnight to midnight May 5.
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Mother arrested in case of baby found in trash compactorMother arrested in case of baby found in trash compactorPolice have arrested the mother in the case involving a baby who was found in a trash compactor Monday morning at an apartment complex.
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Ex-wives say some cops abuse power after bad break-upsEx-wives say some cops abuse power after bad break-upsMultiple women told WWL-TV that they have a difficult time having their voices heard in domestic court cases. And when a woman's ex-partner is a police officer, they say problems can escalate to include allegations against the cop for abuse of power or false...
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School bus hit by car in GentillySchool bus hit by car in GentillyPolice are investigating an accident involving a school bus near the intersection of Elysian fields and Prentiss avenues.
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Casino industry against rape exam funding billCasino industry against rape exam funding billA pair of bills aimed at protecting rape victims from having to pay for their own rape kit exams and medical care passed through committee without objections Monday.
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Jazz Fest attendance breaks post-Katrina recordJazz Fest attendance breaks post-Katrina recordJazz Fest attendance breaks post-Katrina record
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Free biscuit tacos at Taco Bell on Cinco de MayoFree biscuit tacos at Taco Bell on Cinco de MayoGet an early start celebrating Cinco de Mayo with a free biscuit taco from Taco Bell as part of the chain's Breakfast Defectors campaign.
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Pinpoint ForecastPinpoint ForecastRain chances remain low
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Part 2: What Do Men Want From Women?Part 2: What Do Men Want From Women?The second part of Dr. Eileen Palace's series discusses what men desire from women in the bedroom.
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Tech Tuesday: $8 keychain charges smartphonesTech Tuesday: $8 keychain charges smartphonesThis smart keychain replaces smartphone cables. Get two for $15 today.
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Kennedy endorses Vitter; both take shots at JindalKennedy endorses Vitter; both take shots at JindalState Treasurer John Kennedy compared U.S. Sen. David Vitter to "a cross between Socrates and Dirty Harry" as he endorsed Louisiana's senior senator for governor, while both men took not-so-subtle shots at current Gov. Bobby Jindal.
- 19 hours, 20 minutes ago
Prep wrestling tournament may be movingPrep wrestling tournament may be movingJim Ravannack is a successful businessman, president of USA wrestling and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee.
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St. Bernard residents vote no to higher property taxSt. Bernard residents vote no to higher property taxHurricane season begins in less than a month, and on Saturday St. Bernard Parish residents voted no to an increase in property taxes that would go towards increasing flood protection.
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NFL teams suddenly circling the field for CollinsNFL teams suddenly circling the field for CollinsWBRZ is reporting that the Buffalo Bills head coach is meeting with former LSU offensive tackle La'el Collins in Baton Rouge.
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Judge dismisses bankruptcy protection for power plant projectJudge dismisses bankruptcy protection for power plant projectAfter six years filled with scandal, a federal judge has dismissed bankruptcy protection for the iconic old Market Street Power Plant project.
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Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) shows you CCTV footage of three women changing into disguises so they can have a successful pickpocketing session.
A California wastewater treatment plant is offering its water for free to people wanting to water their lawns and gardens during the state's extreme drought.
An Atlanta police watchdog group is putting up 20 billboards around the city with the slogan, 'Don't Run', in hopes of deterring people from fleeing from the police.
Divers dispatched by La Paz County Sheriff's Office in Arizona made a weird discovery when they responded to the report of human remains found in the Colorado River, two fake skeletons tied to lawn chairs.
NASA is inviting the public to write down their ideas for developing the elements of space pioneering necessary to establish a continuous human presence on the Red Planet.
Two parents and their three children are devastated after they found the body of their treasured beagle Libby, headless, in their backyard. They say someone stole their tools, killed and decapitated Libby, and took her head with them.
Ryan McHenry, creator of the hilarious meme "Ryan Gosling won't eat cereal," passed away at age 27. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) explains how Gosing paid tribute to the late Vine star.
Sauza 901 tequila is put co-owner Justin Timberlake into a ridiculous, unforgettable costume for its new ad campaign. Mike Janela (@mikejanela) takes a look.
Five months after the tragic shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice, Cleveland prosecutors have yet to file charges. Rice's family questions how much longer they have to wait.
A good credit score can take years to build, and when we make mistakes that jeopardize our credit, it can be challenging to recover. Here are five ways to boost your credit score by 100 points or more.