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Orleans

Domenica chef wins James Beard award

Domenica 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.
  • Orleans
  • 16 hours, 17 minutes ago
Lafourche-Terrebonne

Nicholls State faces credit watch due to budget

Nicholls 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.
  • Lafourche-Terrebonne
  • 7 hours, 39 minutes ago
Mike Perlstein

Ex-wives say some cops abuse power after bad break-ups

Ex-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...
  • Mike Perlstein
  • 15 hours, 53 minutes ago
Life

GiveNOLA day aims to raise $3M

GiveNOLA day aims to raise $3MThe annual online fundraising effort lasts from midnight to midnight May 5.
  • Life
  • 9 hours, 46 minutes ago
Homepage

Jazz Fest attendance breaks post-Katrina record

Jazz Fest attendance breaks post-Katrina recordJazz Fest attendance breaks post-Katrina record
  • Homepage
  • 4 hours, 40 minutes ago
News

Free biscuit tacos at Taco Bell on Cinco de Mayo

Free 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.
  • News
  • 20 hours, 19 minutes ago
Orleans

Casino industry against rape exam funding bill

Casino 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.
  • Orleans
  • 15 hours, 57 minutes ago
Nation

Islamic State claims responsibility for Texas attack

Islamic State claims responsibility for Texas attackAn audio statement on the group's Al Bayan radio station Tuesday said that "two soldiers of the caliphate" carried out the attack, the AP said.
  • Nation
  • 8 hours, 1 minute ago
Health

Teens unaware that 'huffing' is deadly

Teens unaware that 'huffing' is deadlyTeens think it's harmless and fun. Doctors say it's deadly.
  • Health
  • 18 hours, 54 minutes ago
Napoleon's Food Reviews

Top 4 new Mexican restaurants

Top 4 new Mexican restaurantsMexican food is hot around the country, and the trend has arrived in New Orleans too.
  • Napoleon's Food Reviews
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Money

Tech Tuesday: $8 keychain charges smartphones

Tech Tuesday: $8 keychain charges smartphonesThis smart keychain replaces smartphone cables. Get two for $15 today.
  • Money
  • 6 hours, 6 minutes ago
Local

St. Bernard residents vote no to higher property tax

St. 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.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 59 minutes ago
Northshore

Police search for mother of dead baby left in dumpster

Police search for mother of dead baby left in dumpsterThe St. Tammany Coroner's Office is still working this hour to determine the age and gender of a baby found dead in a trash compactor Monday morning.
  • Northshore
  • 20 hours, 2 minutes ago
High School

Prep wrestling tournament may be moving

Prep wrestling tournament may be movingJim Ravannack is a successful businessman, president of USA wrestling and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee.
  • High School
  • 15 hours, 40 minutes ago
Katie Moore

Walter Reed, son arraigned in federal court

Walter Reed, son arraigned in federal courtFormer St. Tammany Parish District Attorney Walter Reed made his first public appearance Monday since the controversy surrounding him began in 2013.
  • Katie Moore
  • 20 hours, 22 minutes ago
LSU

Collins still not a suspect, still not cleared

Collins still not a suspect, still not clearedallen LSU football star La'el Collins' future remained nearly as cloudy after being questioned by Baton Rouge Police homicide investigators as it was before the interview on Monday morning at state police headquarters.
  • LSU
  • 22 hours, 58 minutes ago
Orleans

Judge dismisses bankruptcy protection for power plant project

Judge 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.
  • Orleans
  • 18 hours, 1 minute ago
Orleans

Judge orders city to pay firefighters judgment

Judge orders city to pay firefighters judgmentThe city now owes the pension fund about $30 million.
  • Orleans
  • 21 hours, 1 minute ago
Crime

Man wanted for French Quarter shooting

Man wanted for French Quarter shootingMan wanted for French Quarter shooting
  • Crime
  • 22 hours, 35 minutes ago
Saints

Forecast: Why I like the Saints draft

Forecast: Why I like the Saints draftI won't give a grade to a bunch of players yet to play an NFL down.
  • Saints
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Action

Action Report: Sewage leak pollutes Lakeview lawn

Action Report: Sewage leak pollutes Lakeview lawnThere's a horrific mess around the sewer clean-out pipe on the normally pristine front lawn of Colin Casey's Lakeview home.
  • Action
  • 20 hours, 59 minutes ago
Saints

Saints sign 13 undrafted rookies, release 3 players

Saints sign 13 undrafted rookies, release 3 playersThe New Orleans Saints have announced their undrafted free agent signings following the 2015 NFL Draft.
  • Saints
  • 21 hours, 33 minutes ago
Orleans

Man shot dead inside N.O. East home

Man shot dead inside N.O. East homePolice are investigating a fatal shooting Sunday in New Orleans East that left a 45-year-old man dead.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Life

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.
  • Life
  • 2 hours ago
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