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5 things you need to know Wednesday5 things you need to know WednesdayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
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LSU in rare underdog role at home v. Ole MissLSU in rare underdog role at home v. Ole MissLSU will be favored to lose at home on Saturday for the first time since 2009.
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Where to vote earlyWhere to vote earlyHere is some information on where to vote and what's on the ballot for the Nov. 4 election.
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Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dollsToys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dollsA petition started by a mom in Florida led to the demise of the dolls.
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Report: Pierre Thomas out 2-3 weeks with shoulder injuryReport: Pierre Thomas out 2-3 weeks with shoulder injuryThe struggling Saints received some more bad news this week as an NFL.com report says running back Pierre Thomas will miss 2-3 weeks with a shoulder injury.
- 20 hours, 38 minutes ago
Times-Picayune to close printing operations, drop 100 jobsTimes-Picayune to close printing operations, drop 100 jobsThe Times-Picayune will move its printing and packaging operations to Mobile in the next 12 to 15 months, resulting in the loss of about 100 jobs, according to a story on the paper's web site, NOLA.com.
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Local ForecastLocal ForecastPleasant October weather hangs around for a while
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NOPD: 15-year-old boy, female killed in separate shootingsNOPD: 15-year-old boy, female killed in separate shootingsPolice are investigating a fatal early morning shooting in the Desire area, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
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Schools earning A or B on state performance scores jumpSchools earning A or B on state performance scores jumpThe number of Louisiana public schools earning an A or a B under the state's performance grading system has gone up from 575 a year ago to 607 this year.
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Man carjacked near Tulane AvenueMan carjacked near Tulane AvenueThe NOPD is looking for a carjacking suspect after a man had his car stolen, apparently at gunpoint, early Tuesday morning.
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Skeleton found in abandoned Belle Chasse homeSkeleton found in abandoned Belle Chasse homeDeputies recovered skeletal remains inside of an abandoned Belle Chasse home Monday morning, according to the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office.
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Two indicted in St. John amoeba caseTwo indicted in St. John amoeba caseTwo St. John the Baptist Parish employees were indicted in connection with the deadly amoeba investigation, according to a spokesman for the Louisiana Attorney General.
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Chef Belton Recipe: Shrimp & Artichoke SoupChef Belton Recipe: Shrimp & Artichoke SoupChef Kevin Belton joins the Eyewitness Morning News in Frank's Kitchen to make a great cold-weather meal, Shrimp & Artichoke Soup.
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Sean Payton encouraged despite Saints' devastating lossSean Payton encouraged despite Saints' devastating lossDespite a devastating 24-23 loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton was largely upbeat on Monday, encouraged by his team's effort and marked improvement.
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LSU sprinter accused of forcible rapeLSU sprinter accused of forcible rapeLSU sprinter accused of forcible rape
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New report calls for changes to NOPD retaliation policyNew report calls for changes to NOPD retaliation policyMonday the Independent Police Monitor presented its recommendations on how the New Orleans Police Department can improve its policy on retaliation and in a rare move, city leaders are turning to the community for help.
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Jindal: Report any state travel to Ebola countriesJindal: Report any state travel to Ebola countriesGov. Bobby Jindal has ordered every part of state government under his control to start reporting any travel to countries where people might catch the Ebola virus.
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Many New Orleans walk signals don't workMany New Orleans walk signals don't workA WWL-TV follow up report reveals that many walk-don't walk signals are still not working in the busy New Orleans tourist corridor.
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Miles not yet thinking about 2015 QBMiles not yet thinking about 2015 QBLes Miles has proven to be an expert at several things as LSU's football coach the last 10 years – fakes, fourth down conversions, fourth quarter comebacks, double-digit winning seasons, frequent national championship contention and how to win without much at...
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Tropical UpdateTropical UpdateTD #9 could become Hanna
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Power pole knocked down in Metairie - 350 without powerPower pole knocked down in Metairie - 350 without powerA power pole has been knocked down in Metairie and about 350 buildings in the immediate area are without power.
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Indictment: Two St. John employees lied about water checksIndictment: Two St. John employees lied about water checksState police say two St. John the Baptist Parish employees lied about daily checks on water quality, putting more than 12,000 people in danger.
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Veteran WWL-TV photographer Larry Schirling dies at 62Veteran WWL-TV photographer Larry Schirling dies at 62Larry Schirling, a veteran WWL-TV news photographer who covered a wide range of stories during a 30-year career at Channel 4 - from hurricanes and politics to crime, the environment and news of the Northshore region - died suddenly at his home in Covington early...
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NFL Power RankingsNFL Power Rankings1/ Dallas Cowboys 6-1 (last week 1)No reason to drop the Cowboys.<br /> (Photo by RonaldMartinez/Getty Images)
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Mouton: Larry Schirling one of N.O.'s great photographersMouton: Larry Schirling one of N.O.'s great photographersFor four years, Larry Schirling and I worked together in the Channel 4 Northshore Bureau, pretty much every day.
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Dr. Palace: Increasing emotional strengthDr. Palace: Increasing emotional strengthDr. Palace: Increasing emotional strength
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Vote for the Academy Sports Game of the WeekVote for the Academy Sports Game of the WeekChoose the game you'd like to see WWL-TV feature Friday night.
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Texas Presbyterian Hospital officials are now admitting fault in their handling of the Ebola situation. Elsewhere an NBC cameraman is declared Ebola-free. The U.S. Ebola czar also takes office Wednesday.
Three Denver-area teenage girls were reunited with their families after being stopped in Germany during a possible attempt to join Islamist fighters in Syria.
Ben Bradlee, one of the greatest names in American journalist and the legendary Washington Post editor, has died at age 93.
USA TODAY speaks with Brian Cornell, CEO of Target about how the store is readying for a more successful holiday season nearly a year after a huge data breach soured customers on the already-struggling brand.
It's gaining momentum in the online world: video of San Antonio police officers arresting two men and a woman in which punches are thrown.
Find out how you can get involved in Make a Difference Day in your community, and make a difference to someone in your life.
A boy is accused of threatening to slash the throat of a classmate on a school bus. Parents want to know why the student is back in the same classroom as the victim.
A 24-year-old man is charged with murder after admitting to throwing his "fussy baby" up to 9 feet across the room onto a changing table, causing a fatal brain injury. He also told police he'd abused the boy every few days of the infant's life.
A Sacramento family wants answers after a VA hospital confirmed a "do not resuscitate" armband was mistakenly placed on 65-year-old Vietnam vet Roland Mayo. He died following complications from surgery. Hospital staff insist the error was not fatal.
Natalie DiBlasio hosts USA NOW on Toyota adding another 28,000 vehicles to their recall for airbags that blow shrapnel into front passengers' chests and faces.