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Jefferson

Missing 11-year-old boy found

Missing 11-year-old boy foundThe child showed up at the door of a home in Avondale asking for something to drink.
  • Jefferson
  • 17 hours, 17 minutes ago
Events

Weekend Fests, Fairs, Events (Oct. 24-26)

Weekend Fests, Fairs, Events (Oct. 24-26)Weekend Fests, Fairs, Events (Oct. 24-26)
  • Events
  • 18 hours ago
Orleans

Teacher at Clark High arrested for sexual relationship with student

Teacher at Clark High arrested for sexual relationship with studentA former staff member at a FirstLine school has been arrested for allegedly engaging in improper conduct with a minor at Joseph S. Clark School.
  • Orleans
  • 18 hours, 53 minutes ago
Orleans

Dog dies, firefighter injured in Algiers fire

Dog dies, firefighter injured in Algiers fireDog dies, firefighter injured in Algiers fire
  • Orleans
  • 21 hours, 19 minutes ago
Local

Local car dealers scrambling to change out airbags

Local car dealers scrambling to change out airbagsNearly 8 million U.S. car and truck owners are driving around in vehicles with potentially faulty airbags.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Crime

8-year-old hit by stray bullet in fatal double shooting

8-year-old hit by stray bullet in fatal double shootingJefferson Parish deputies are investigating a fatal shooting that has claimed the life of a man and left a girl wounded.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Orleans

Black community in New Orleans to grow

Black community in New Orleans to growFor all the colorful culture in New Orleans, it's mainly a black and white city when it comes to its racial composition.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Orleans

Illegal heavy vehicle traffic danger to F.Q. landmarks

Illegal heavy vehicle traffic danger to F.Q. landmarksAfter the collapse of an early 1800s home in the French Quarter this week, citizens say wear and tear on the historic landmark continues to be a serious problem.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Health

New York patient tests positive for Ebola

New York patient tests positive for EbolaOfficials said a doctor who recently returned from West Africa was undergoing tests for the Ebola virus at Bellevue Hospital after developing a fever and other symptoms.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Orleans

3 Catholic schools to close in metro area

3 Catholic schools to close in metro areaIn the last 10 years, the number of Catholic schools in the area has gone from 105 to 80. Lately, enrollment has declined by about 500 students a year.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Northshore

Violent Bogalusa crime spike sparks action from churches

Violent Bogalusa crime spike sparks action from churchesSince September 13, four men have been killed either in the city limits of Bogalusa or just outside. Two others were left injured during those crimes.
  • Northshore
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Mike Perlstein

Other Royal St. properties at risk of collapse?

Other Royal St. properties at risk of collapse?The sudden and dramatic loss of a three-story piece of New Orleans history took many people, including city inspectors, by surprise.
  • Mike Perlstein
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Orleans

See Foo Fighters play Pres. Hall on 60 Minutes Sunday

See Foo Fighters play Pres. Hall on 60 Minutes Sunday60 Minutes will air a feature Sunday on the Foo Fighters' new HBO documentary series that is chronicling the band's tour through eight cities, including New Orleans, during the creation of its next album.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

List of vehicles that are part of air bag recall

List of vehicles that are part of air bag recallGovernment increases air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles
  • Local
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Health

State monitoring N.O. area man for signs of Ebola

State monitoring N.O. area man for signs of EbolaState health officials are monitoring a New Orleans area man for signs of the deadly Ebola virus, a Department of Health and Hospitals spokeswoman confirmed Thursday.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Crime

Two women arrested in carjacking

Two women arrested in carjackingTwo women have been arrested after police say they carjacked another woman in the 900 block of Market Street Wednesday.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Lafourche-Terrebonne

Houma, Baton Rouge tickets win $162K in Lotto drawing

Houma, Baton Rouge tickets win $162K in Lotto drawingTickets purchased in Houma and in Baton Rouge shared the $325,000 Lotto top prize from Wednesday night's drawing.
  • Lafourche-Terrebonne
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Local

Ex-Sorrento mayor arrested on 40 counts of child porn

Ex-Sorrento mayor arrested on 40 counts of child pornThe former mayor of Sorrento has been arrested on 40 counts of child pornography, according to the State Attorney General's Office.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Orleans

Make a difference in your community

Make a difference in your communityThis Saturday, Oct. 25, is Make a Difference Day and the call is out to make a difference in your community.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Jefferson

Firefighters investigate 2-alarm fire in Metairie

Firefighters investigate 2-alarm fire in MetairieFirefighters investigate 2-alarm fire in Metairie
  • Jefferson
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Jefferson

Hispanic population booming in Jefferson Parish

Hispanic population booming in Jefferson ParishDepending on where you live, your neighborhood, your city is changing. And according to U.S. Census population projections, it's getting more diverse and dark.
  • Jefferson
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Orleans

Crews to tear down collapsed F.Q. building

Crews to tear down collapsed F.Q. buildingLess than 24 hours after a wall of a French Quarter building collapsed, firefighters were back out at that same historical building after the rest of it came crashing down.
  • Orleans
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Gulf Oil Spill

BP flak: We didn't ruin Gulf, La. caused oyster losses

BP flak: We didn't ruin Gulf, La. caused oyster lossesOp-ed says BP is scapegoat for Gulf's environmental problems, Gov. Jindal's 'misguided' fresh water diversion
  • Gulf Oil Spill
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Northshore

Fair vendor loses thousands in merchandise in theft

Fair vendor loses thousands in merchandise in theftThe Washington Parish Free Fair kicked off with big crowds and beautiful weather last Wednesday. It's estimated that tens of thousands of people visited the fairgrounds over the four-day festival and many bought merchandise from Wanda Sessum's custom embroidery...
  • Northshore
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Two N.O. women killed within blocks of each other

Two N.O. women killed within blocks of each otherNew Orleans Police are searching for suspects in the murder of two women within blocks of each other
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Orleans

Building in Quarter comes down in total collapse

Building in Quarter comes down in total collapseA building in the French Quarter that suffered a partial collapse on Tuesday, entirely gave way Wednesday shortly before 1 p.m., according to reporter Meg Farris.
  • Orleans
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Crime

Fatal shooting in Lakeview

Fatal shooting in LakeviewThe NOPD is on the scene of a fatal shooting in the 6300 block of Pontchartrain Blvd. in Lakeview.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago