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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
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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NOPD: Officer fired for off-duty altercation with motorist

NOPD: Officer fired for off-duty altercation with motoristA 25-year veteran of the New Orleans Police Department was fired the force after an investigation that he got into a physical confrontation with a man after a traffic accident in 2013.
  • News
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Jefferson

Pedestrian struck by car, killed in Metairie

Pedestrian struck by car, killed in MetairieAn 88-year-old woman was struck and killed while apparently trying to cross the street in Metairie just before noon Friday.
  • Jefferson
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
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Lawyer: Peralta target of new grand jury in East Baton Rouge

Lawyer: Peralta target of new grand jury in East Baton RougeEmbattled St. Bernard Parish President David Peralta is now the target of a new grand jury probe underway in East Baton Rouge Parish, his attorney confirmed Friday.
  • News
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
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Early voting begins Saturday: What's on your ballot

Early voting begins Saturday: What's on your ballotEarly voting begins Saturday: What's on your ballot
  • News
  • 1 day, 15 hours 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
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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Bond set at $1 million for suspect in deputy shooting

Bond set at $1 million for suspect in deputy shootingA judge on Friday set bond at $1 million for the man suspected of shooting and seriously wounding a St. Charles sheriff's deputy during an apparent road rage incident a day earlier.
  • News
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
David Hammer

BP's oil spill payments: Are they enough?

BP's oil spill payments: Are they enough?Monday marks five years since the BP oil disaster began off the La. Coast. BP promised to "make it right" in the Gulf and set up a $20 billion fund for victims. Eyewitness Investigator David Hammer has been following that money from the start.
  • David Hammer
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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LSU gymnastics superstar Lloimincia Hall, Lady Tigers aim for first national championship

LSU gymnastics superstar Lloimincia Hall, Lady Tigers aim for first national championshipLSU senior and gymnastic athlete will compete in her final collegiate national competition this weekend.
  • News
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Jefferson

Raw sewage floods Metairie neighborhood streets

Raw sewage floods Metairie neighborhood streetsSewage is pooling in yards and flooding streets. The cause is a nearby lifter that needs to be replaced.
  • Jefferson
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Orleans

Local gas thieves go high-tech at the pump

Local gas thieves go high-tech at the pumpOne local gas station owner says thieves are going high-tech to tamper with his gas pump in order to fill up for free, and this is not the first time thieves have stolen gas this way.
  • Orleans
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Orleans

Social media helps people find stolen bikes

Social media helps people find stolen bikesIt seems you can find bicycles cruising the streets all over New Orleans these days.
  • Orleans
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
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Deputy shooting raises mental health cut concerns

Deputy shooting raises mental health cut concernsTwo local law enforcement officers were shot within two weeks of each other by gunmen who investigators say had a history of mental illness.
  • News
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Orleans

IBM 'strongly opposes' religious freedom bill

IBM 'strongly opposes' religious freedom billComputer giant IBM says it is strongly opposed to new religious freedom bill backed by Gov. Bobby Jindal.
  • Orleans
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
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BGR president Janet Howard to resign

BGR president Janet Howard to resignBGR president Janet Howard to resign
  • News
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
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Fire at Felix's in French Quarter

Fire at Felix's in French QuarterFirefighters battled a two-alarm fire that broke out at Felix's oyster bar in the French Quarter Thursday morning.
  • News
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
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Sheriff: Wounded deputy is dedicated officer, family man

Sheriff: Wounded deputy is dedicated officer, family manA dedicated officer who specialized in drug recognition used for impaired driving arrests was shot three times while performing traffic control duty.
  • News
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Health

New strain of flu in dogs concerns pet owners

New strain of flu in dogs concerns pet ownersIt's a very contagious strain of the flu that infects dogs, that's never been seen in the US before.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
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Deputy shot while directing school traffic in apparent ambush

Deputy shot while directing school traffic in apparent ambushA deputy was shot in St. Charles Parish Thursday morning while directing school traffic.
  • News
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
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Former N.O. TV anchor Bill Slatter dies at 87

Former N.O. TV anchor Bill Slatter dies at 87Former N.O. TV anchor Bill Slatter dies at 87
  • News
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
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N.O. education leader on Time's Most Influential list

N.O. education leader on Time's Most Influential listN.O. education leader Kira Orange Jones one of Time's 100 Most Influential
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
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UNO student tells legislature: 'Higher education is being sacrificed'

UNO student tells legislature: 'Higher education is being sacrificed'The faces were different and the names of the colleges and universities varied, but the message was the same when one college student after another addressed the House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
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When you'll see big Macbook deals

When you'll see big Macbook dealsIn my continued search to save you time and money, today a look at the best buy-backs on old Apple gear and upcoming price drops for back to school.
  • News
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
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Double shooting in Algiers

Double shooting in AlgiersTwo men were found suffering gun shot wounds in the 1500 block of Southlawn Boulevard.
  • News
  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Jefferson

Severe weather causes damage in Jefferson Parish

Severe weather causes damage in Jefferson ParishEntergy confirmed crews would be working through the night on Wednesday to restore power around the metro area.
  • Jefferson
  • 3 days, 5 hours ago
Northshore

Flooding reignites frustrations in Lacombe neighborhood

Flooding reignites frustrations in Lacombe neighborhoodAlmost 24 hours after downpours soaked St. Tammany Parish, the ditches throughout the Erindale subdivision remain full to the brim with water.
  • Northshore
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
Jefferson

JP taking steps to keep cars out of canals

JP taking steps to keep cars out of canalsAll options are on the table as the Jefferson Parish Council and Jefferson Parish President John Young consider safety measures to keep drivers out of parish drainage canals.
  • Jefferson
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago