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Saints

Saints pick up receiver off Seahawks practice squad

Saints pick up receiver off Seahawks practice squadThe New Orleans Saints signed wide receiver Jalen Saunders off the Seattle Seahawks practice squad on Wednesday, waiving running back Brian Leonard to make room.
  • Saints
  • 8 hours, 38 minutes ago
Local

Mike Nichols remembered in N.O. for Jax Beer commercials

Mike Nichols remembered in N.O. for Jax Beer commercialsMike Nichols remembered in N.O. for Jax Beer commercials
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 18 minutes ago
Nation

Police identify shooter in Florida State tragedy

Police identify shooter in Florida State tragedyThree people shot, gunman killed in rampage at school library.
  • Nation
  • 7 hours, 27 minutes ago
Mike Perlstein

Father claims lack of NOPD action on child abuse case

Father claims lack of NOPD action on child abuse caseIn Johnson's view, the New Orleans Police Department was an even bigger impediment until he complained and got the case re-opened after it was left dormant for weeks.
  • Mike Perlstein
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Politics

Political fallout for Landrieu after Keystone defeat

Political fallout for Landrieu after Keystone defeatThe defeat is a major loss for Landrieu who has been touting her clout and leadership in Washington on the campaign trail.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Orleans

Tour guide licensing debate headed to U.S. Supreme Court

Tour guide licensing debate headed to U.S. Supreme CourtShould tour guides in New Orleans be required to have a license? Now, there is a renewed battle over whether it is constitutional, which is now headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Orleans
  • 22 hours, 57 minutes ago
Weather

Temps warm up; wet weekend ahead

Temps warm up; wet weekend aheadWeather update
  • Weather
  • 15 hours, 30 minutes ago
Money

10 Major Black Friday myths

10 Major Black Friday mythsIn my continued search to save you time and money, I have compiled a list of the biggest Black Friday misconceptions.
  • Money
  • 13 hours, 6 minutes ago
Orleans

Fundraiser held for NOPD officer shot during detail

Fundraiser held for NOPD officer shot during detailCommunity members rallied Wednesday night around a wounded NOPD officer ambushed by two men and then shot outside a popular Marigny po'boy shop.
  • Orleans
  • 22 hours, 49 minutes ago
Health

No grain diet helped save ex-reporter's life

No grain diet helped save ex-reporter's lifeA doctor says we are causing early destruction of our brains with the typical American diet. And he says the science backs him up.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
People

Cosby silent on rape allegations in new video

Cosby silent on rape allegations in new videoVideo has been released showing Bill Cosby asking a reporter to cut parts of an interview.
  • People
  • 22 hours, 9 minutes ago
Saints

Vaccaro's frustration demonstrates Saints in transition

Vaccaro's frustration demonstrates Saints in transitionKudos to Kenny Vaccaro. The New Orleans Saints safety finally stood up after Sunday's embarrassing 27-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals and let his frustrations pour out.
  • Saints
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
People

Legendary director Mike Nichols dies at 83

Legendary director Mike Nichols dies at 83ABC announced the news Thursday morning.
  • People
  • 10 hours, 24 minutes ago
Northshore

Carjacking suspect tricked victim into picking him up

Carjacking suspect tricked victim into picking him upHe appeared to me that he was clutching his chest, and the closer I got, he just fell over, so my first instinct was to see if I could help him."
  • Northshore
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
High School

Checking in on 5A-1A playoff predictions

Checking in on 5A-1A playoff predictionsWe check in on prep writer Sean McGoey's 5A-1A playoff picks, and the USA TODAY Score Predictor picks Friday's winners.
  • High School
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
High School

Checking in on select playoff predictions

Checking in on select playoff predictionsWe check in on prep writer Sean McGoey's select playoff picks, and the USA TODAY Score Predictor picks Friday's winners.
  • High School
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Local

LSP makes boy with cancer a trooper for day

LSP makes boy with cancer a trooper for dayLouisiana State Police granted the wish of an 11-year-old boy diagnosed with brain cancer by making him a trooper for a day.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Orleans

Advocates say budget cuts hurting foster care

Advocates say budget cuts hurting foster careGoofing around with a basketball, Michelle Hill looks like any other care-free 22-year-old. She's going to school and working at the SUNO bookstore. But her life is anything but typical.
  • Orleans
  • 22 hours, 52 minutes ago
Nation

Obama to announce immigration plan Thursday

Obama to announce immigration plan ThursdayPresident Obama schedules a Friday visit to Las Vegas to discuss actions on immigration.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Orleans

Missing Delgado student alive and well in New York

Missing Delgado student alive and well in New YorkA Delgado Community College student from Arabi has been found in New York with family, according to a family source, who said Shroq Aziz called to tell family she was well.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Orleans

Aggressive 'gutter punks' have residents up in arms

Aggressive 'gutter punks' have residents up in armsBusinesses, tour guides and citizens are up in arms about a spike in what they're calling aggressive "gutter punks" in the French Quarter, claiming police aren't enforcing the law. The NOPD responds.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Orleans

11 groups bid on World Trade Center development

11 groups bid on World Trade Center developmentEleven firms and partnerships have responded to the city of New Orleans' request for quotes to redevelop the shuttered World Trade Center.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
News

Two bodies removed from Lake Pontchartrain

Two bodies removed from Lake PontchartrainPolice are reporting that a body has been found in Lake Pontchartrain.
  • News
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
David Hammer

Serpas: Needed other cops to expose bad ones

Serpas: Needed other cops to expose bad onesWhile serving on a panel discussing the police shooting of an unarmed black man in Ferguson, Mo., and the civil unrest that followed, Serpas fielded a question about the inspector general's rape report from fellow Loyola Professor Laura Hope.
  • David Hammer
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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