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NOPD detective Robert Hurst , with Shawn Scott, a suspect in the mass shooting at a Mother's Day second line in May 2013.
A New Orleans state senator is asking higher education leaders to compile a report detailing the numbers of sexual assaults reported on Louisiana's college campuses in the last five years.
Investigators say a body found shot and burned June 30 in eastern New Orleans is that of a 28-year-old California woman.
Visiting Bourbon Street is easy: millions do it very year. But reading about the famed New Orleans thoroughfare rarely has been rewarding - at least until the appearance of Richard Campanella's "Bourbon Street: A History."
New Orleans book lovers know that "beach books" take many forms: from gripping fiction to smart reportage that brings the world into your lap.
Police Chief Ronal Serpas says well over 40 hours of video is being reviewed as detectives seek a second suspect in a deadly Bourbon Street gunfight.
In a nearly 30-year-old murder case, set on an eerie, now-abandoned pet cemetery in eastern St. Bernard Parish, an Arabi man is expected to plead guilty Friday to an undisclosed charge, according to his attorney.
Raymond Twickler Jr. traces his family's metalworking business in New Orleans back more than a century, but the prospect of rebuilding his Cadiz Street shop after Wednesday morning's fire next door has the 72-year-old wondering whether he should go on.
MAYOR OF NEW ORLEANS. HIS SENTENCE WAS HANDED DOWN IN FEDERAL COURT. A JUDGE DECIDED EARLIER TODAY THAT NAGIN WILL SPEND A DECADE IN JAIL.
He entered New Orleans City Hall as a cool and confidant self-styled reformer, won fame there as a passionate, if profane, critic of the federal response to Hurricane Katrina and exited under suspicion.
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday in a bribery scandal that rocked the city, the U.S. Justice Department said.
More than 8,800 students have been awarded vouchers to attend Louisiana private schools with taxpayer dollars in the upcoming school year, a 30 percent growth in the program championed by Gov. Bobby Jindal.
America's wealthiest families revealed: From the Rockefellers to the Waltons the 185 clans all worth more than $1billion... and yes, most of them are Republicans Mom suffocated her toddler son because she 'didn't want him any more' - then posted pictures of his body on FACEBOOK Visitor trapped in high security prison for 31 HOURS after door locked ... (more)
In North Bellmore road construction. left lane closed on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Rt-106/X25 and Meadowbrook Rd/X23 in North Merrick.
Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin - who swept into office on promises of reform but saw the city crumble under the weight of Hurricane Katrina and his own corruption investigation - will learn Wednesday how much... Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin - who swept into office on promises of reform but saw the city crumble under the weight of ... (more)
The Times-Picayune presents 50 great places to drink in New Orleans and, for the first time ever, we name our picks for the Top 10 bars in and around the city.
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