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Northshore

Deputies say father abandoned baby on stranger's driveway

Deputies say father abandoned baby on stranger's drivewayA man abandoned his infant boy and dropped him off in the driveway of a home on Hwy. 435 on the Northshore, according to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office.
  • Northshore
  • 14 hours, 39 minutes ago
News

Police: Man raped 10-year-old on three occasions

Police: Man raped 10-year-old on three occasionsA 25-year-old man has been charged with three counts of aggravated rape for allegedly having sex with a 10-year-old girl.
  • News
  • 16 hours, 9 minutes ago
News

Deputy improving, fundraiser set

Deputy improving, fundraiser setThe St. Charles Parish deputy who was shot in an alleged road rage incident is improving.
  • News
  • 16 hours, 25 minutes ago
Entertainment

Napoleon's 12 Picks for Jazz Fest Food

Napoleon's 12 Picks for Jazz Fest FoodThe Unknown Food Critic picks 12 foods not to be missed at the Fairgrounds during Jazz Fest.
  • Entertainment
  • 17 hours, 56 minutes ago
Events

Jazz Fest on a (relative) budget

Jazz Fest on a (relative) budgetIt's Jazz Fest week again and, although it's going to cost you, there are ways to have it take a little less of a bite out of your wallet.
  • Events
  • 17 hours, 57 minutes ago
News

Five lesser known acts not to miss the first weekend of Jazz Fest

Five lesser known acts not to miss the first weekend of Jazz FestWilco is fantastic. The Who might be one of the greatest rock 'n roll acts of all time. And Keith Urban is sure to be sensational. But what to see when the superstar acts aren't on stage
  • News
  • 18 hours, 30 minutes ago
News

5 Years Later: Could a BP-type spill happen again?

5 Years Later: Could a BP-type spill happen again?Industry officials say they are optimistic that changes in culture and technology since the Deepwater Horizon spill have made offshore drilling and production safer than ever.
  • News
  • 19 hours, 9 minutes ago
Northshore

Judge rules against St. Tammany in fracking lawsuit

Judge rules against St. Tammany in fracking lawsuitA judge has ruled against St. Tammany Parish in a major fracking lawsuit.
  • Northshore
  • 19 hours, 16 minutes ago
Politics

Vitter raking in big dollars for gubernatorial run

Vitter raking in big dollars for gubernatorial run.S. Sen. David Vitter continues to draw hefty sums for his campaign to be Louisiana's next governor.
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 24 minutes ago
Sports

LSU spring football game chat - Monday at 11 a.m.

LSU spring football game chat - Monday at 11 a.m.Gannett Louisiana reporter Glenn Guilbeau will host an LSU football spring game chat on WWLTV.com Monday at 11 a.m.
  • Sports
  • 21 hours, 27 minutes ago
News

5 years later, Deepwater explosion catalyst for rig safety

5 years later, Deepwater explosion catalyst for rig safetyThe BP Deepwater explosion of 2010 served as a catalyst for improving safety on Gulf of Mexico rigs, oil and gas industry experts say. Government, the major companies and even BP can be credited for those advancements, experts suggest.
  • News
  • 22 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

Man injured in Marigny shooting

Man injured in Marigny shootingA man was shot near Elysian fields Avenue and Dauphine Street just before midnight Sunday.
  • News
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

St. Charles Parish's first murder of the year; suspect turns himself in

St. Charles Parish's first murder of the year; suspect turns himself inA confrontation in New Sarpy turned deadly Saturday night, becoming the first murder this year in St. Charles Parish.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Orleans

Man removes handcuffs, escapes custody

Man removes handcuffs, escapes custodyNew Orleans police are searching for a man who managed to slip out of his handcuffs and flee Orleans Parish Prison's temporary intake center early Sunday morning.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Jefferson

Fundraiser held for JP deputy paralyzed on duty

Fundraiser held for JP deputy paralyzed on dutyThe Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office held a fundraiser for a deputy who was paralyzed in a car accident responding to a 911 call.
  • Jefferson
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Lafourche-Terrebonne

Shaken Houma baby off life support, recovering

Shaken Houma baby off life support, recoveringAn infant who the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office said was violently shaken by his father over a month ago has been removed from life support.
  • Lafourche-Terrebonne
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
News

Bicyclist dead after running stop sign; struck by two cars

Bicyclist dead after running stop sign; struck by two carsThe New Orleans Police Department is investigating a traffic fatality that left a 49-year-old bicyclist dead in the Central Business District.
  • News
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
News

Police investigate deadly shooting in Gentilly

Police investigate deadly shooting in GentillyPolice investigating deadly shooting in Gentilly
  • News
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
News

Pedestrian Killed on Interstate 59 in St. Tammany Parish

Pedestrian Killed on Interstate 59 in St. Tammany ParishA passenger exited a car that had pulled over on I-59 and was then struck by a passing car.
  • News
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Crime

Young boys robbing residents with BB guns

Young boys robbing residents with BB gunsBB guns, in the last couple of weeks, seem to be the weapon of choice for under-age bandits.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
News

Suspected gunman faces attempted murder charge in Canal St. shooting

Suspected gunman faces attempted murder charge in Canal St. shootingA woman is in the hospital after being shot in the head inside a Chinese restaurant at a busy downtown New Orleans intersection. Police confirm the suspected gunman is in custody and witnesses claim a family dispute over money sparked the violent crime.
  • News
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
News

Pedestrian killed after truck hits her on St. Charles Ave.

Pedestrian killed after truck hits her on St. Charles Ave.A female pedestrian was killed when she was hit by a pickup truck at the intersection of St. Charles Avenue and St. Andrew Street.
  • News
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Northshore

Tangipahoa council, sheriff at odds over jail costs

Tangipahoa council, sheriff at odds over jail costsAMITE- Lunch time at the Tangipahoa Parish Jail is a busy time.
  • Northshore
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
News

Library tax on May 2 ballot in New Orleans

Library tax on May 2 ballot in New OrleansCost of running the city's 14 libraries, exceeds the current funding.
  • News
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
News

Hundreds rally at federal court hearing immigration appeal

Hundreds rally at federal court hearing immigration appealHundreds of immigrants and advocates from several states gathered outside the courtroom, so the three appeals judges could hear their concerns.
  • News
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Health

Local doctor wins grant for brain injury treatment

Local doctor wins grant for brain injury treatmentt's a treatment some doctors say can restore some brain function after injury.
  • Health
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Orleans

Woman shot in restuarant at Canal and Rampart

Woman shot in restuarant at Canal and RampartA shooting incident near the intersection of Canal and Rampart Streets around 4:30 pm
  • Orleans
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago