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3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
When you think of what happened to Henry Glover - shot by one New Orleans police officer, his body criminally desecrated by another - do you focus on the fact that Glover was looting at an Algiers strip mall the Friday after Katrina, or do you focus on the fact that Glover was a black man? Your emphasis - either on Glover's reported criminality or ... (more)
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4 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Police say they are looking for Alexander "Mariza" Perkins who was indicted by an Orleans Parish grand jury on Dec. 11 on perjury charges.
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Holiday traditions come in all forms around New Orleans, but only one brings year-round benefits: the impulse to help the needy.
CONCERNED COMMUNITY LEADERS WHO TOOK A STAND TODAY AGAINST WHAT THEY CALL THE "PRISON-LIKE DISCIPLINARY CODE" AT A LOCAL SCHOOL.
The number of murders in New Orleans has dropped this year to a low not seen since 1971, Mayor Mitch Landrieu said Tuesday in a news conference touting his anti-violence initiatives and gang crackdowns that he and law-enforcement officials said are working.
Enus Brown, 42, was arrested in New Orleans on Saturday , on charges of human trafficking and trafficking of children for sexual purposes.
The Acro-Cats do tricks at the AllWays, and "Sister Act: The Musical" continues at the Saenger.
Two people were killed in a small plane crash in northwest Atlanta, said Atlanta Fire Rescue spokeswoman Janet Ward.
"While not going straight from scripture, we wanted this play to share the message that all things are possible with God."
After qualifying for the Feb. 1 city elections ended last week, LaToya Cantrell is the only member of the New Orleans City Council without a re-election battle on her hands.
Tucked away on Chartres Street, deep in the French Quarter, is a unique shop that has catered to the 'scent desires' of generations of Louisiana women.
Police on both the north and south shore want to know who stuffed the dead body of a New Orleans teenager in the trunk of a car and then ditched the vehicle in Slidell.
We like to say in the United States we value education, but we seldom walk the walk to go with all... State officials say they have found a way to cut costs on I-49 South but there are still financial and political obstacles ahead.
The plaintiffs filed a notice of dismissal Monday, saying they won't pursue it. The notice gave no reason for the decision.
Former New Orleans police officer David Warren, left, was acquitted of federal civil rights and gun charges last week as fellow ex-NOPD officer Greg McRae makes his own arguments to get a new trial after being convicted of burning Henry Glover's body after Hurricane Katrina.