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Second Harvest: Middle class hunger up in metro areaSecond Harvest: Middle class hunger up in metro areaOn Thursday night the Mercedes-Benz Superdome was lit up in orange. The bright hue is calling attention to ending hunger. September is Feeding America's Hunger Action Month.
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Large effort underway to save whales found beached in WavelandLarge effort underway to save whales found beached in WavelandKnown only as numbers 30 and 31, the dying whales were spotted by a fisherman in the marshy shallow water in Waveland.
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Man, woman shot in Central CityMan, woman shot in Central CityA man and woman were shot in the Central City area of town around 5 p.m.
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Action Report: Algiers neighbors seek street repairsAction Report: Algiers neighbors seek street repairsWhen Vasanth Krishnan looks at the street in front of his home, he's not happy.
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Former Pearl River town clerk pleads guilty in corruption caseFormer Pearl River town clerk pleads guilty in corruption caseOn the third floor of the Justice Center, some in the Town of Pearl River say the beginning of their justice was finally served Thursday, when former Town Clerk Diane Bennett Hollie pleaded guilty to corruption charges.
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Suspect arrested for three armed robberiesSuspect arrested for three armed robberiesA 24-year-old man is behind bars in connection to three separate armed robberies in the Uptown area.
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VIDEO: Fast food worker pulled through drive-thru windowVIDEO: Fast food worker pulled through drive-thru windowThree teenagers and a 20-year-old woman have been arrested after they allegedly pulled a fast food worker through a drive-thru window and punched her repeatedly afterward.
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Business leaders discuss anti-panhandling campaignBusiness leaders discuss anti-panhandling campaignNew Orleans attorney Bill Hines says if you take away the cash, panhandlers will leave their street corners.
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Federal judge overturns Patriots QB Tom Brady's Deflategate suspensionFederal judge overturns Patriots QB Tom Brady's Deflategate suspensionRichard M. Berman rules Patriots quarterback can play in next week's NFL opener.
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Ky. clerk's office will issue marriage licenses Friday — without the clerkKy. clerk's office will issue marriage licenses Friday — without the clerkRowan County Clerk Kim Davis says she won't authorize her employees to process the paperwork.
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State Senator Heitmeier won't seek another termState Senator Heitmeier won't seek another termAlgiers State Senator David Heitmeier announced that he will not seek re-election to the Louisiana State Senate.
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Survey ranks Louisiana as worst state for driversSurvey ranks Louisiana as worst state for driversThe dubious distinction of least-driver-friendly state goes to Louisiana...
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College student uses Barbie Jeep to get around after DWICollege student uses Barbie Jeep to get around after DWIA Texas State student is getting a truckload of attention online for her unconventional way of getting around campus.
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Woman found not guilty in ex-husband's 2013 deathWoman found not guilty in ex-husband's 2013 deathA 32-year-old Schriever woman was trying to defend herself from her ex-husband when she fatally shot him in her home three years ago, a jury decided today.
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OPP phase two set to open, but phase three disputedOPP phase two set to open, but phase three disputedDebate over whether to build the so-called "phase three" jail facility at Orleans Parish Prison has deepened the divide between the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office and the New Orleans city administration.
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1 Marine killed, 9 others hurt in helicopter landing at Camp Lejeune1 Marine killed, 9 others hurt in helicopter landing at Camp Lejeune1 Marine killed, 9 others hurt in helicopter landing at Camp Lejeune
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LSU offers scholarship to Les Miles' sonLSU offers scholarship to Les Miles' sonLes Miles was unable to convince his eldest son Manny Miles to come to LSU, so he has cast a net for son No. 2 Ben Miles.
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Win Coach Payton's "Katrina X" pulloverWin Coach Payton's "Katrina X" pulloverWin Coach Payton's "Katrina X" pullover
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Report: Illegal short-term rentals causing housing crisisReport: Illegal short-term rentals causing housing crisisIllegal short-term rentals are continuing to mushroom across the city of New Orleans. That's according to a new report released on Wednesday by three local residents wanting to get a better grasp of that landscape.
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Vitter a no-show at first statewide, televised candidate debateVitter a no-show at first statewide, televised candidate debateSome are upset they won't be able to hear all four candidates answer their questions about their futures.
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Report: Keenan Lewis out 4-6 weeks after surgeryReport: Keenan Lewis out 4-6 weeks after surgeryIan Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that cornerback Keenan Lewis will miss the first 4-6 weeks of the season following hip surgery Tuesday.
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JPSO: Suspect fired shots into occupied officer's vehicleJPSO: Suspect fired shots into occupied officer's vehicleA suspect fired several shots at an occupied law enforcement vehicle Tuesday night while the undercover unit was on patrol in a high-crime area, according to Sheriff Newell Normand.
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Gubernatorial candidates debate higher educationGubernatorial candidates debate higher educationThe candidates fighting to become the next governor of Louisiana faced off in their first statewide televised debate Wednesday night, with the focus on higher education.
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No speedy trial for PeraltaNo speedy trial for PeraltaIt took less than five minutes Wednesday for St. Bernard Parish President Dave Peralta to plead not guilty a 22-count corruption indictment.
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Vieux Carre Commission recommends removing Liberty Place monumentVieux Carre Commission recommends removing Liberty Place monumentThe Vieux Carre Commission voted unanimously to recommend to the city council that the controversial Liberty Place monument be declared a nuisance and removed from its current position behind a downtown parking lot near the river.
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Opinion: Ranking the SEC coachesOpinion: Ranking the SEC coachesQuick, when did you read a coaches rankings for the first time?
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Three shot following argumentThree shot following argumentPolice say an argument led to a shooting that left three people injured Wednesday morning.
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Rowan County, Kentucky clerk Kim Davis was arrested after being found in contempt of court for defying a Supreme Court order to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Mark your calendars for Sept. 27. That's when scientists say a supermoon lunar eclipse will rule the sky for the first time in 30 years. Video provided by Newsy
After getting her license suspended for a DWI, a Texas State student bought a pink Barbie jeep to get around campus.
A sheep lost in the wilderness for years was shorn for perhaps the first time in his life. It resulted in 93 pounds of wool-- an unofficial world record!
A group of protesters held a rally to raise money for an African-American family discriminated against at a campground during their family reunion. The family left their camp site after a man started charging them with what appeared to be a shotgun.
Scientists have calculated that there are three trillion trees on Earth, which is more than the number of stars in the Milky Way.
You won't find better sales than these, even on Black Friday. Deal guru Matt Granite shows you where to find the deepest discounts Labor Day weekend.
A stranger placed a note on a mom's van calling her and her daugher "lazy" and "idiots" for parking in a spot for disabled people. The daughter is speaking out saying just because her disability isn't visible, it doesn't mean she's not hurting.
This police officer is going the extra mile to connect with the students that she keeps safe.
After ending their 40-year relationship in August, Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy appear to be pursuing other love interests, but Kermit took to social media to clear the air about the newest pig in his life, Denise.
Consumer Reports has singled out the four worst new cars out this year. They're technically a midsize car, 2 SUVs, and a crossover minivan SUV.
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket blasted into space carrying the Navy's fourth Mobile User Objective System satellite.
David Perez noticed that his neighbor needed help fixing his roof, so he enlisted the help of others on Facebook. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) has the heartwarming story.
Officer David Collins enjoys his 'beat'. During his traffic-control shifts he brings smiles to people on the way to church by dancing in the middle of the street.
Watch as baby green turtles race toward the Atlantic Ocean from Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge. Video by Chris Long, University of Central Florida, with permission from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as part of permitted research.
Hubert Tang spent a 20-dollar-bill he found on the street on lottery tickets, which ended up winning him a million. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) explains.
A 31-year-old mom endured unexplained headaches for months before going to the hospital. She never imagined doctors would find sacs of larvae from eight tapeworm eggs growing inside her brain.
This police officer probably does double dutch better than you. Alan Jones has been seen by millions on Facebook jumping rope at a community event in Prince George County, Maryland. Hear from the officer who said it was his very first time.
Seven daysa week Gigi and Pop Pop drive around delivering happiness in the form of donated flowers. Trader Joe's donates them after they're no longer sellable, giving the couple an opportunity to brighten strangers' days.
The 14-year-old Texas boy battling a rare brain-eating amoeba has died. Michael Riley Jr. contracted the disease after swimming in a Houston-area lake.