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- Supreme Court rejects bid to revive lawsuits… 2h
- Rape victims to no longer be charged for tests… 2h
- Saints season may not be finished, but it's… 16h
- SEC West gets 3 of top 5, Michigan State moves to… 23h
- Man found dead in Gonzales Wal-Mart parking lot 4h
- New Orleans homes, vacant lots to be auctioned 3h
- Missing family found near Timbalier Bay 2h
- Brees: Worst feeling is letting your team down 18h
- Archie Manning taking leave from College Football… 2h
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LSU back in the game just in time for Ole MissLSU back in the game just in time for Ole MissLSU may not be back in the mix, but at least it is in the bowl.
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Race expected to play critical role in Louisiana electionsRace expected to play critical role in Louisiana electionsLouisiana's Senate race likely will come down to black and white.
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Will, Kate to welcome second baby in AprilWill, Kate to welcome second baby in AprilPregnancy was previously announced, but no due date was given.
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5 things you need to know Monday5 things you need to know MondayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
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NOPD: Driver hits balcony pole in F.Q., kills 21-year-oldNOPD: Driver hits balcony pole in F.Q., kills 21-year-oldThe driver struck a pole, and the pole struck a woman, according to NOPD. The victim died on the scene.
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Payton: Not happy with refs, but that's not why we lostPayton: Not happy with refs, but that's not why we lostHead coach Sean Payton on the Saints loss to the Lions.
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18-wheeler hits French Quarter home18-wheeler hits French Quarter homeAn 18-wheeler hit a French Quarter home as it tried to make a narrow turn Sunday morning.
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Saints collapse, give up lead in 24-23 lossSaints collapse, give up lead in 24-23 lossMatthew Stafford threw two touchdown passes in the final 3:38, including the winner to Corey Fuller with 1:48 remaining, and the Detroit Lions rallied for a 24-23 victory over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday.
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'Honored and humbled' Peyton Manning sets TD standard'Honored and humbled' Peyton Manning sets TD standardManning heaped praise on all the teammates and coaches he's played with over the years.
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Vatican debates divorce, same-sex marriageVatican debates divorce, same-sex marriageA packed sanctuary of parishioners at St. Louis Cathedral sits through a Sunday morning Mass. Archbishop Gregory Aymond addresses the audience, charging them to love their fellow man.
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Student arrested in hot water attack that left teen burnedStudent arrested in hot water attack that left teen burnedA New Orleans East student is suffering from severe burns after being bullied by another student after football practice.
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Sick nurse's dog to be tested for EbolaSick nurse's dog to be tested for EbolaBentley, who was taken from Nina Pham's apartment, has been quarantined.
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Comet avoids hitting Mars but makes astronomical historyComet avoids hitting Mars but makes astronomical historyComet Siding Spring gives scientists best view ever of an Oort Cloud comet.
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Nurse got $630,000 in OT at N.Y. prisonNurse got $630,000 in OT at N.Y. prisonThe 62-year-old nurse worked 192 days straight, according to her time cards.
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Report: Brown's blood found in Mo. cop's carReport: Brown's blood found in Mo. cop's car'The New York Times' report reveals Darren Wilson's side of the shooting of Michael Brown.
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Local ForecastLocal ForecastNice start to the week
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Area food banks face crisis as donations drop sharplyArea food banks face crisis as donations drop sharplyThe three freezers at the Community Center of St. Bernard are empty, and where there used to be four shelves in the food pantry, now only one remains, and it is nearly bare.
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Vote for the High School Play of the WeekVote for the High School Play of the Weekhttp://usatodayhss.com/2014/09/cox-communications-play-of-the-week-week-7
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Former head of Nagin house-gutting program gets 5 yearsFormer head of Nagin house-gutting program gets 5 years"I've made bad decisions and mistakes. My family has suffered for 7 years because of my actions."
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Man wanted for hit-and-run that injured two girlsMan wanted for hit-and-run that injured two girlsPolice identified man wanted in connection with a hit-and-run crash that injured 9-year-old and 11-year-old girls in the Lower 9th Ward.
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NOPD investigating two French Quarter violent crime casesNOPD investigating two French Quarter violent crime casesNew Orleans Police are investigating two violent crimes in the French Quarter unfolding just days and blocks apart. One is being called a hate crime and the other an armed robbery.
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Forecast: The 2014 Saints are in Football PurgatoryForecast: The 2014 Saints are in Football PurgatoryIf the 2014 New Orleans Saints were a boat, on Sunday it looked like they had survived the early season storm and were set to sail home 3-3, in first place, and with possibilities still in front of them. Instead, the boat caught fire.
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Nurse's dog to be tested for EbolaNurse's dog to be tested for EbolaWhen Dallas nurse Nina Pham was diagnosed with Ebola earlier this month, her dog was placed in quarantine.
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Local experts discuss the myths and truths of EbolaLocal experts discuss the myths and truths of EbolaThursday morning WWL-TV News hosted a live web chat with local experts called "Facts Not Fear, " to get answers based on science, not politics or emotion.
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Saints TE Graham, RB Ingram active; Lions WR Johnson outSaints TE Graham, RB Ingram active; Lions WR Johnson outNew Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham and running back Mark Ingram are active. Detroit WR Calvin Johnson is not.
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LSU pounds Kentucky 41-3LSU pounds Kentucky 41-3Terrence Magee amassed 220 all-purpose yards and rushed for two touchdowns, Tre'Davious White scored on a 67-yard punt return and LSU routed Kentucky 41-3 on Saturday night.
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New Orleans: America's Most Haunted CityNew Orleans: America's Most Haunted CityAn outsider's view finds New Orleans as a place that is both haunted and intriguing.'Is there a city that treats its dead better than New Orleans?'
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Now that we know the due date of Will and Kate's second baby, USA TODAY's Arienne Thompson predicts the speculation about sex, gender and everything else will ramp up over the next six months.
Forty-eight people who had contact with Thomas Eric Duncan, the first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S., have reached the end of a 21-day observation period. Meanwhile, the family of one of the nurses infected with Ebola released a statement.
Louise Troh, the fiancee of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan, her two nephews and son were shut off from their friends, neighbors and other family members during a 21-day quarantine. Now, they are picking up the pieces of their new life.
The Pentagon is building a 30-person rapid-response medical support team to provide immediate assistance to civilian health professionals in the U.S. if additional Ebola cases arise, officials said Sunday.
A new pot store in Seattle is one refugee's American dream. It is the third pot shop in the city since recreational marijuana became legal in the state of Washington.
A historic Houston building came crashing down Sunday. The Houston Club, which opened in 1894, fell to dust, concrete and steel to make way for a new, modern 35-story building.
Apple will launch its new mobile payments service Apple Pay on Monday.
Charlottesville Police said Saturday they may have found the body of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.
The Supreme Court is allowing Texas to enforce a new voter identification law, which civil rights groups say will force hundreds of thousands of minorities to be turned away at the polls.
Michael Dunn has been sentenced to life in prison for the death of Jordan Davis. The unarmed teen was fatally shot during a parking lot dispute over loud music in November 2012.