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  1. Suspect Named In Fatal Downtown ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    The NOPD has named a suspect in a fatal shooting Monday evening at the height of the rush hour in downtown New Orleans. They are seeking 19-year-old Daris England in the death of 19-year-old Richad Dowell who was gunned down at the intersection of Canal and South Rampart Streets.

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  2. $1.60 Per Gallon Gas Possible By ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    A spokesman for the American Automobile Association says the price of regular gas in the New Orleans area could drop to $1.60 per gallon by Christmas. Don Redman told WRNO Thursday, "We could be looking at prices very similar to what we saw in December of 2008, which by Christmas we were looking at prices statewide of under $1.60 a gallon."

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  3. NOPD Probes Two Fatal Shootings On MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    The NOPD is investigating the shooting death of a 19-year-old man at the intersection of Canal and South Rampart Streets. A police officer was in the area on patrol when he heard gunfire and immediately responded to the intersection where the victim was found with a wound to his chest on the sidewalk.

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  4. Suspect Charged In 6 Armed Robberies In N.O.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    A 47-year-old New Orleans man has been arrested as a suspect in six armed robberies in the city during the month of November. The NOPD says that based on evidence gathered at various scenes and through witness participation, detectives believe Rodgers is responsible for 5 robberies of businesses across the city and a carjacking.

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  5. Landrieu Names Panel To Study Street FixRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    Mayor Mitch Landrieu has named a 13-member panel to recommend ways the city can pay for making repairs to interior streets in the city and he wants the task completed in time for the spring session of the state legislature. Two of the members of the group chaired by the former head of the Civil Engineering Department at UNO, Dr. Mattei, are the founder and a member of the "Fix My Streets" campaign.

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  6. Millions In Equipment For UMC Hospital Unaccounted ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    Louisiana's legislative auditor is raising questions about the whereabouts of over $15 million in equipment ordered for the new University Medical Center in New Orleans. The auditor reports that there is no record of where it might be, since the property was never recorded in the state's property management system.

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  7. La. Sen. Suggests "Brain Damage" May Be Factor In ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    A state Senator from Geismar who was charged with domestic abuse battery following an altercation outside the Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Orleans early Sunday has suggested that brain damage he suffered in a 1991 auto accident may have been a factor in the incident. In a statement delivered to FOX 8, Democrat Troy Brown, said he was involved in a disturbance with "two or three other individuals" after "socializing with a small group of friends" at the hotel following the Bayou Classic football game on Saturday.

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  8. Texans Rout Saints, 24-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    Brian Hoyer threw for 205 yards and two touchdowns and Houston's defense stifled Drew Brees to help the Texans to a 24-6 win over the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. The Texans have won four games in a row for the first time since winning six straight in 2012.

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  9. Bunny Friend Shooting Suspect SurrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    One of the suspects believed to be responsible for a shooting incident at a New Orleans playground that injured 17 people has surrendered. 32-year-old Joseph Allen turned himself in to police on Saturday in connection with the November 22 incident at the Bunny Friend Playground, located in the 1900 block of Gallier Street.

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  10. Tulane Fires Football Coach Curtis JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    Tulane has fired coach Curtis Johnson after the Green Wave finished their third losing season in four years under the New Orleans native. Johnson went 15-34 and took Tulane a bowl game in 2013.

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  11. NOPD Investigates Fatal Shooting On Bourbon StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    The NOPD is investigating the shooting death of a 26-year-old New Orleans man who was fatally wounded early Saturday in the 300 block of Bourbon Street. Police officers were on patrol in the area around 1:30 a.m. when they heard gunfire and found the victim lying on a sidewalk with a wound to his abdomen.

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  12. NOPD Officer Injured In Single Vehicle Crash In MetairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    A New Orleans police officer was injured when the vehicle he was driving suddenly left the road and struck a pole. NOPD Sgt.

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  13. 610 Stompers To Appear In Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    The 610 Stompers from New Orleans will represent Louisiana in this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. The 85 member dance troupe was selected to not only march in the parade, but perform at New York's Herald Square.

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  14. Shootout Breaks Out In New Orleans ParkGunfire erupted as hundreds gathered for partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    The "Bunny Friend Playground" might sound like one of the most harmless places on the planet, but it was the site of a shooting that left at least 16 people injured in New Orleans on Sunday evening. Police say hundreds of people were at the 9th Ward park for an unauthorized block party and music video shoot when two groups of people opened fire on each other, WDSU reports.

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  15. NOPD Identifies Tulane Med Student Shooting SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    New Orleans police are asking for the public's help in finding the man suspected of shooting a Tulane University medical student. Twenty-one-year-old Euric Cain is wanted for attempted first degree murder, kidnapping and armed robbery for shooting Peter Gold early Friday morning.

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  16. Pelicans Upend Spurs, 104-90Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    The moment Anthony Davis rose to block LaMarcus Aldridge's 15-foot jump shot marked the beginning of the end for the San Antonio Spurs. Davis had 20 points and 18 rebounds in his return from a sore shoulder, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the San Antonio Spurs 104-90 on Friday night for their second victory of the season.

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  17. NOPD: Murders, Armed Robberies Up in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    More murders and armed robberies were reported in New Orleans in the first nine months of 2015 than in the same period last year, but the NOPD reports that overall crime was down 6%. There were 131 homicides in the city the first nine months of the year compared with 113 in 2014 and 749 armed robberies compared with 729 last year.

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  18. FQ Groups Seek To Block Royal St. Hotel ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    A suit has been filed seeking to stop construction of a 190 foot hotel in the 100 block of Royal Street in the French Quarter. The Louisiana Landmarks Society, Smart Growth for Louisiana, the Preservation Resource Center, the Vieux Carre Property Owners and Residents and Associates, and French Quarter Citizens Inc., along with three individual French Quarter residents and/or business owners have filed for a preliminary injunction in Civil District Court to prevent the New Orleans City Council from further action in approving the development of a high-rise hotel, known as the Royal Cosmopolitan.

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  19. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    In light of last week's terror attacks in Paris, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, along with city, state and federal law enforcement officials, held a press conference Thursday to reassure New Orleanians that they're doing all they can to make sure the city and the region is safe and secure. "Based on the conversations that I've had with all of these officials, I can report that there are no credible threats right now in and around the New Orleans area," Landrieu said.

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  20. N.O. City Council President Proposes $1 Million Funding Increase For 911 Call CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Thenew995fm.com

    New Orleans City Council President Jason Williams is proposing a $1 million increase in funding for the 911 Call Center. Williams says the money, a reallocation of funds, would be used to hire more call takers and supervisors to relieve stress on the current staff.

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