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Skeleton found in abandoned Belle Chasse home

Skeleton 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.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 20 minutes ago
Saints

Sean Payton encouraged despite Saints' devastating loss

Sean 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.
  • Saints
  • 12 hours, 40 minutes ago
Contests

Win a Private Party for 25 at New Orleans Hamburger & Seafood

Win a Private Party for 25 at New Orleans Hamburger & SeafoodWin a Party for 25 at New Orleans Hamburger & Seafood
  • Contests
  • 13 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local

Veteran WWL-TV photographer Larry Schirling dies at 62

Veteran 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...
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 9 minutes ago
Orleans

Legislature works to stop rape victims from being billed

Legislature works to stop rape victims from being billedThere was some urgency Monday at a state Senate committee as officials tried to figure out how to keep sexual assault victims from having to pay their own hospital bills after they are attacked.
  • Orleans
  • 15 hours, 33 minutes ago
News

Win a Private Party for 25 at New Orleans Hamburger & Seafood

Win a Private Party for 25 at New Orleans Hamburger & SeafoodWin a Private party for 25 at New Orleans Hamburger & Seafood
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  • 15 hours, 41 minutes ago
Orleans

Many New Orleans walk signals don't work

Many 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.
  • Orleans
  • 15 hours, 45 minutes ago
News

Two indicted in St. John amoeba case

Two 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.
  • News
  • 18 hours, 26 minutes ago
News

Vote for the Academy Sports Game of the Week

Vote for the Academy Sports Game of the WeekChoose the game you'd like to see WWL-TV feature Friday night.
  • News
  • 18 hours, 44 minutes ago
Crime

NOPD: Mask-wearing man holds up Mahoney's

NOPD: Mask-wearing man holds up Mahoney'sNEW ORLEANS -- The very popular Uptown po-boy shop Mahoney's was the site of an armed robbery Sunday after the business had closed, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
  • Crime
  • 20 hours, 58 minutes ago
Crime

Man pleads not guilty in death, dismemberment of FQ dancer

Man pleads not guilty in death, dismemberment of FQ dancerA man accused in the death and dismemberment of a French Quarter strip club dancer appeared in court Monday, after being transported from New York back to Louisiana last week.
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  • 21 hours, 47 minutes ago
News

Rape victims to no longer be charged for tests under DHH plan

Rape victims to no longer be charged for tests under DHH planRape and sexual assault victims will no longer be billed for medical exams and tests, the Department of Health and Hospitals.
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  • 23 hours, 9 minutes ago
News

Missing family found near Timbalier Bay

Missing family found near Timbalier BayA family of four that went missing in Terrebonne Bay Sunday has been found, according to the Coast Guard.
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  • 23 hours, 44 minutes ago
News

Supreme Court rejects bid to revive lawsuits against BP

Supreme Court rejects bid to revive lawsuits against BPThe Supreme Court rejected an appeal Monday from 11 Louisiana parishes that wanted to revive their lawsuits over wildlife damage from the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.
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  • 23 hours, 47 minutes ago
News

New Orleans homes, vacant lots to be auctioned

New Orleans homes, vacant lots to be auctionedAbout 130 homes and residential lots throughout New Orleans will go on auction on Saturday.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
News

Man found dead in Gonzales Wal-Mart parking lot

Man found dead in Gonzales Wal-Mart parking lotGonzales police have identified a 26-year-old man who was found dead Saturday as he was sitting in the driver's side of a parked car in the Gonzales Wal-Mart parking lot.
  • News
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Orleans

Vatican debates divorce, same-sex marriage

Vatican 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.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Health

Nurse's dog to be tested for Ebola

Nurse's dog to be tested for EbolaWhen Dallas nurse Nina Pham was diagnosed with Ebola earlier this month, her dog was placed in quarantine.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Orleans

18-wheeler hits French Quarter home

18-wheeler hits French Quarter homeAn 18-wheeler hit a French Quarter home as it tried to make a narrow turn Sunday morning.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
News

Vote for the High School Play of the Week

Vote for the High School Play of the Weekhttp://usatodayhss.com/2014/09/cox-communications-play-of-the-week-week-7
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Northshore

Teen injured when bike crashes into SUV in Mandeville

Teen injured when bike crashes into SUV in MandevilleA 15-year-old boy was injured when he was struck by an SUV while riding his bicycle Saturday.
  • Northshore
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
News

Race expected to play critical role in Louisiana elections

Race expected to play critical role in Louisiana electionsLouisiana's Senate race likely will come down to black and white.
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Orleans

Student arrested in hot water attack that left teen burned

Student 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.
  • Orleans
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Local

NOPD investigating two French Quarter violent crime cases

NOPD 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.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
News

Prep Football Scores

Prep Football ScoresPrep Football Scores from New Orleans on Friday night.
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  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Action

Area food banks face crisis as donations drop sharply

Area 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.
  • Action
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Northshore

Wildlife event returns to Northshore after '13 cancellation

Wildlife event returns to Northshore after '13 cancellationWildlife event returns to Northshore after '13 cancellation
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  • 3 days, 15 hours ago