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Gulf Oil Spill

Judge reconsiders ruling as oil spill workers await fate

Judge reconsiders ruling as oil spill workers await fateBP oil spill cleanup workers are upset over interpretation that blocks them from medical claims settlement payments
  • Gulf Oil Spill
  • 14 hours, 5 minutes ago
Orleans

Civil Service backs 20 percent raise for NOPD officers

Civil Service backs 20 percent raise for NOPD officersAfter seven years without a single raise, police unions argue any raise for New Orleans officers is long overdue and well-deserved.
  • Orleans
  • 14 hours, 8 minutes ago
Orleans

Dallas hospital isolates possible Ebola patient

Dallas hospital isolates possible Ebola patientA Dallas hospital is holding a patient in "strict isolation" as that person is being evaluated for possible exposure to the deadly Ebola virus.
  • Orleans
  • 15 hours, 7 minutes ago
Northshore

Historic Pearl River church cleaning up after crash

Historic Pearl River church cleaning up after crashMonday, a tarp and plywood protect the inside of one of Pearl River's oldest churches, while glass and broken brick give an indication of the damage on the other side.
  • Northshore
  • 18 hours ago
Orleans

Old Dixie Brewery to become VA research center

Old Dixie Brewery to become VA research centerWorkers are transforming the landmark on Tulane Avenue into part of the new Veterans Administration medical complex.
  • Orleans
  • 18 hours, 18 minutes ago
Orleans

Teens accused of killing pizza driver charged as adults

Teens accused of killing pizza driver charged as adultsThe two juvenile defendants booked in last week's murder of a pizza delivery man are now facing first-degree murder charges in adult court.
  • Orleans
  • 18 hours, 28 minutes ago
Health

Study: Small daycare changes make big difference

Study: Small daycare changes make big differenceGiving children more time to move outdoors is associated with major health benefits. But did you know it also makes them learn better and improve their grades?
  • Health
  • 18 hours, 47 minutes ago
News

Fall Gardening Series- Submit your Questions here.

Fall Gardening Series- Submit your Questions here.TPG Fall Gardening Series
  • News
  • 18 hours, 59 minutes ago
Crime

Airline Hwy. store robbed for 6th time in two months

Airline Hwy. store robbed for 6th time in two monthsThe NOPD is looking for help in identifying a man they say robbed the Magnolia Discount Store at 9201 Airline Highway Sunday evening.
  • Crime
  • 19 hours, 51 minutes ago
News

News Links

News LinksNews Links
  • News
  • 20 hours, 17 minutes ago
Local

Man dies after 13-year-old driver hits cow with pickup

Man dies after 13-year-old driver hits cow with pickupState police say a 38-year-old DeRidder man dead after the vehicle he was a passenger in struck a cow in Beauregard Parish.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 18 minutes ago
Crime

NOPD: Fatal shooting in eastern New Orleans

NOPD: Fatal shooting in eastern New OrleansPolice are investigating a fatal shooting in eastern New Orleans, according to a statement from the New Orleans Police Department.
  • Crime
  • 1 day ago
Crime

Mt. Hermon student charged for bringing gun to school

Mt. Hermon student charged for bringing gun to schoolA Mt. Hermon High School student was arrested Monday after detectives found a handgun in the student's car in the campus parking lot.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Local

Forbes: Benson keeps title of richest in La., #386 in nation

Forbes: Benson keeps title of richest in La., #386 in nationForbes: Benson keeps title of richest in La., #386 in nation
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Orleans

Appeal to drop 17th St. Canal lawsuit denied

Appeal to drop 17th St. Canal lawsuit deniedAll they have ever wanted was their day in court.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Crime

Airline Hwy. armed robbery caught on video

Airline Hwy. armed robbery caught on videoThe New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify and find a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery Saturday morning.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Crime

U-Haul employee robbed while locking up store

U-Haul employee robbed while locking up storeNew Orleans police are investigating an armed robbery at a U-Haul in New Orleans East over the weekend.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Orleans

City aims to make better use of ample water supply

City aims to make better use of ample water supplyWe are no stranger to water in New Orleans. Whether it's coming from the Mississippi River or falling out the sky, the city has an excess water problem not many cities or regions of the country deal with.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Politics

Sarah Palin serves up campaign appearance for Rob Maness

Sarah Palin serves up campaign appearance for Rob ManessThe Jefferson Parish campaign event for U.S. Senate candidate Rob Maness came complete with a three-foot alligator.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Lafourche-Terrebonne

Hundreds remember teen killed by deputy as respectful honor student

Hundreds remember teen killed by deputy as respectful honor studentMourners wore white T-shirts with the teen's picture captioned with "Your smile will not be forgotten."
  • Lafourche-Terrebonne
  • 2 days, 4 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-3
  • News
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Crime

Deadly shooting in the Lower Ninth Ward

Deadly shooting in the Lower Ninth WardDeadly shooting in the Lower Ninth Ward
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Local

LA hospitals billing sexual assault victims

LA hospitals billing sexual assault victimsAcross the state rape victims are getting large hospital bills in the mail for the medical treatment they received after the crime. It has sparking outrage among state and local officials who are now working to change how victims of sexual assault are treated.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Lafourche-Terrebonne

Family, friends remember teen killed by deputy

Family, friends remember teen killed by deputyHundreds took to Kirkglen Loop Wednesday night for a vigil for 14-year-old Cameron Tillman, the Ellender Memorial High freshman a Terrebonne sheriff's deputy fatally shot Tuesday night.
  • Lafourche-Terrebonne
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Lafourche-Terrebonne

What is excessive use of force by police?

What is excessive use of force by police?Each case of deadly force by a law enforcement officer is judged individually on a wide variety of circumstances centered on the officer's determination of a threat.
  • Lafourche-Terrebonne
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Local

Police investigate allegations that two Destrehan teachers were sexually involved with a student

Police investigate allegations that two Destrehan teachers were sexually involved with a studentThe St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office confirms it is investigating allegations that two women who work as teachers at Destrehan High School had a sexual relationship with a male student.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
News

Rain headed in? Track it on our radars

Rain headed in? Track it on our radarsRain is forecast for the area for late Saturday into Sunday.
  • News
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago