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30 min ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Democratic lawmakers attack Jindal over Medicaid

The fallout from the near-closure of the emergency room at Baton Rouge General Mid-City Hospital continued Tuesday morning, as Louisiana Democrats blasted Gov. Bobby Jindal over his refusal to accept federal Medicaid dollars.


3 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

Murders on pace to exceed last year's totals

A bloody Labor Day weekend in New Orleans pushed the city's murder tally to 101 killings so far this year, according to the NOPD.


4 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Knock, Knock? Boom! New Orleans woman shoots man at wrong door: Jarvis DeBerry

Martynenez Grigsby, 26, was arrested Monday night and booked with aggravated battery after shooting a man who arrived unannounced at her apartment.


4 hrs ago |

New Orleans citizens use own hands, guns to fight crime

She was arrested for one count of aggravated battery after police said she refused to cooperate.


6 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

Where are they now? Catching up with former New Orleans Saints

Deuce McAllister was a running back for the Saints for eight years - but today he's lent his name to Deuce McAllister's Ole Saint Kitchen & Tap in the French Quarter .


9 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

Usher performing in New Orleans Dec. 6

Usher returns to the Smoothie King Center at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6 for his 2014 The UR Experience tour.


12 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

New Orleans man dies after crash in Plaquemines Parish

BURAS, La. A New Orleans man died in a single-vehicle crash Monday in Plaquemines Parish, according to State Police.


12 hrs ago |

New Orleans' Top 5 food trucks for 2014: How many have you tried?

Not so long ago in New Orleans, food trucks were a novelty. In the last year, however, the rolling kitchens selling often upscale eats have multiplied like traffic on Poydras before a Saints game.


12 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Unrestrained New Orleans driver killed in Plaquemines Parish wreck

Louisiana State Police says Joseph Chevis, 64, of New Orleans was killed Monday night in a crash on Louisiana 23 southbound near Buras in Plaquemines Parish.


16 hrs ago | WBRZ

Bookkeeper accused of stealing $500,000 arrested

A Denham Springs woman accused of using her bookkeeping business to steal over $500,000 from one of her clients was arrested in New Orleans on Friday.


19 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

NOPD: Woman shoots man trying to force way into home

New Orleans police say a woman shot a man who tried to force his way into her Mid-City apartment Monday.


Mon Sep 01, 2014

Uptown Messenger

Man shot to death on Central City street as 2014 homicide total passes 2013's

A man was shot to death Monday on Second Street in Central City, bringing the number of people killed in New Orleans over Labor Day weekend to five and surpassing the total number of homicides recorded by this time last year, authorities said.


WWL-TV New Orleans

New Orleans summer travel season ends strong

"We're starting to turn a corner as it relates to New Orleans becoming a summer destination," said New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation President Mark Romig.


WWL-TV New Orleans

Man gunned down in Central City; 5th murder since Saturday

Police are investigating the second fatal shooting of the day. A man died after being shot in Central City Monday.


Lake Charles, the un-New Orleans Louisiana

Say " Louisiana " and New Orleans immediately comes to mind; The Big Easy, the French Quarter, Hurricane Katrina and the obnoxious Mayor Ray Negin.


Casting Call Wednesday In Slidell For Clooney/Bullock Political Comedy

As George Clooney and Sandra Bullock prepare this fall to shoot the political comedy "Our Brand Is Crisis," in New Orleans, producers are looking for locals interested in appearing as extras in the film.



Bonnaroo 2014

We're late to this party, but would feel remiss in not mentioning it - one of New Orleans' most visible artists and biggest bounce ambassador, Big Freedia, was honored by City Council with her own "Big Freedia Day" last week, on August 21. For your holiday weekend veiwing pleasure: a 20-song, 1-hour-and-38- minute Bob Marley show in HD.


Sun Aug 31, 2014

Live music in New Orleans for Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014: Meschiya Lake & the

Meschiya Lake & the Little Big Horns will perform at the Spotted Cat on Frenchmen Street from 6 to 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept.


KLFY-TV Lafayette

Ex-candidate sues Senator Landrieu

Former challenger Paul Hollis has sued Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, contending that she cannot represent Louisiana because she lives full-time in Washington.


WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

New Orleans man dies in a single-vehicle crash in WBR Parish

A New Orleans man was killed in an early morning, single-vehicle crash on Sunday in West Baton Rouge Parish.



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