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30 min ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles
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
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
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 | BayouBuzz.com
She was arrested for one count of aggravated battery after police said she refused to cooperate.
6 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans
9 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans
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
BURAS, La. A New Orleans man died in a single-vehicle crash Monday in Plaquemines Parish, according to State Police.
12 hrs ago | NOLA.com
12 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
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
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.
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.
"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.
Police are investigating the second fatal shooting of the day. A man died after being shot in Central City Monday.
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.
Meschiya Lake & the Little Big Horns will perform at the Spotted Cat on Frenchmen Street from 6 to 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept.
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.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 08:17 pm
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