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17 min ago | The Times-Picayune

The Running of the Bulls in New Orleans 2014: The Welt Also Rises

It was a crazy little idea that started small, and now you can see it's not so small -- Running of the Bulls founder Mickey Hanning There will be an increase in the number of red fannies in New Orleans today.


4 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

Police checking possible connection of woman's burned body and home invasion

NEW ORLEANS Police are exploring to see if there is a connection between the body of a woman that was found shot and burned in New Orleans East and a recent home invasion of a police officer's home.


8 hrs ago |

'Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways,' with New Orleans on the route, debuts in October on HBO

The epic road trip that brought Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters to Preservation Hall in May for a blowout concert that closed down St. Peter Street is headed for an October premiere date on HBO .


Fri Jul 11, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

I-Team: NOPD detective charged with attempted murder

NOPD detective Robert Hurst , with Shawn Scott, a suspect in the mass shooting at a Mother's Day second line in May 2013.


KLFY-TV Lafayette

Senator seeks report on college sexual assault

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.



Burned Body Found In New Orleans East Identified

Investigators say a body found shot and burned June 30 in eastern New Orleans is that of a 28-year-old California woman.


The Times-Picayune

Is Bourbon Street authentic? New Orleans scholar makes case in grand, new history

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 bookstores host Sean Wilsey, Josh Weil and Patti Callahan Henry in July

New Orleans book lovers know that "beach books" take many forms: from gripping fiction to smart reportage that brings the world into your lap.


Lexington Herald-Leader

Jefferson says it will continue hospital talks

The Parish Council met in closed session for nearly three hours Thursday to discuss efforts to lease West Jefferson Medical Center.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

WNOE-FM New Orleans

NOPD Still Trying To ID Second Bourbon St. Suspect

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.


St. Bernard pet cemetery murder defendant expected to plead guilty in nearly 30-year-old case

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.


Uptown Messenger

Cadiz Street fire threatens future of century-old New Orleans metalwork business

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.


WDSU-TV New Orleans

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin sentenced to 10 years in prison


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Northern Michigan News

In New Orleans, a 10-year sentence for Ray Nagin

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.


WDSU-TV New Orleans

New Orleans 3-year-old improving after being shot

A 3-year-old shot in the back Tuesday night while playing outside her family's Gert Town apartment continues to recover.


Wed Jul 09, 2014


Ex-New Orleans mayor gets 10 years

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.


WNOE-FM New Orleans

Number of Voucher Students Continues To Grow

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.


Daily Mail

Boy, 11, shoots grandfather dead with a 12-gauge shotgun after...

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)



Ray Nagin, ex-New Orleans mayor, gets 10-year sentence for corruption charges

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.


WLNE-TV Providence

Convicted ex-New Orleans mayor to be sentenced

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)



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