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  1. Airport Taxi Manager Blasted By Inspector GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    The man who manages taxi service at the New Orleans airport has been accused by the city's Inspector General of gross negligence and neglect of duty. OIG investigators reportedly discovered that over a 3-year period beginning in September 2011, Bishop allegedly allowed taxicab and ground transportation decals to be issued for at least 45 applicants without required paperwork including background checks.

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  2. Scalise: Showdown Over Immigration ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Congressman Steve Scalise says the first move the GOP-controlled Congress will make in January is to try to block President Obama's executive orders on immigration. Scalise says a spending measure approved by Congress places a time limit on funding for the U.S. Immigration Service to prevent the president from doing anything "illegal."

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  3. Jackie Clarkson Becomes Honorary ConsulRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Former New Orleans City Council member Jackie Clarkson has been named Honorary Consul of the Republic of Lithuania for the state of Louisiana. In addition to getting a special license plate, Clarkson will play a role in encouraging trade, commerce and tourism between Louisiana and the nation of approximately 3 million people.

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  4. Al Sharpton Speaks At N.O. ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    One day after a march and rally in Washington, cable host and activist Al Sharpton was in New Orleans Sunday to speak at two local Baptist churches. He told those attending a service at the Second New Guide Baptist Church in Metairie that critics of police involved in recent deaths of unarmed black men are not "anti-police."

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  5. Man Killed, Another Injured In N.O. ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    A 35-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old man was injured Sunday in a shooting incident in the Carrollton neighborhood of New Orleans. The incident apparently occurred on the porch of a residence.

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  6. New Charges Filed Against Mother's Day Shooting SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    New federal charges have been filed against people tied to alleged gang activity, drug distribution and violence including the mass shooting at a New Orleans neighborhood parade on Mother's Day in 2013. Federal authorities said the latest version of the indictment against six alleged members of the Frenchmen-Derbigny gang includes racketeering allegations.

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  7. March Planned To Protest NOPD's Handling Of Rape, Child Abuse CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Hundreds of demonstrators are planning to march Saturday from the French Quarter to City Hall to speak out against the New Orleans Police Department's mishandling of hundreds of rape and child abuse cases. The march comes a month after an inspector general's report found five police detectives failed to do substantial investigation of more than 1,000 cases of sex crimes and child abuse between 2011 and 2013.

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  8. Darren Sharper Indicted On Rape Charges In New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Sharper faces one count of simple rape and two counts of aggravated rape. He, along with alleged accomplice Erik Nunez, are accused of raping two women in Sharper's apartment in the Warehouse District in September 2013.

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  9. Abortion Clinics In New Orleans, Baton Rouge Drop Challenge To New LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Abortion clinics in Baton Rouge and New Orleans have dropped their challenge to Louisiana's newest abortion law. An earlier lawsuit filed by clinics in Metairie, Shreveport and Bossier City remains intact.

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  10. Indictment Of Outgoing Judge Still StandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    A state appeals court panel has refused to dismiss the criminal indictment against departing Orleans Parish Juvenile Court Judge Yolanda King for allegedly lying about living in New Orleans when she qualified last year to run for the seat. The New Orleans Advocate reports the decision was dated Monday, two days after local attorney Desiree Cook-Calvin won a runoff to replace King on the bench.

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  11. NOPD Making Improvements In Handling EvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    An inspector general's report finds the New Orleans Police Department's evidence room has tightened controls since $200,000 went missing five years ago, but evidence in criminal cases remains at "high risk of theft or misplacement." The 29-page report found the evidence room is plagued by a lack of documentation, poor record-keeping and vague guidelines.

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  12. Ex-N.O. Pastor Wants Out of PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    A former New Orleans pastor who embezzled nearly $1 million in disaster relief aid in the wake of Hurricane Katrina has asked a federal judge to shorten his prison sentence by several years. The Rev.

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  13. Woman Killed, Man Injured In N.O. East ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    The NOPD is searching for clues in a shooting incident in New Orleans East that left a woman dead and a man injured. It happened just after 3 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Shalimar Drive and Dwyer Road.

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  14. Pels Outlast Reeling Knicks, 104-93Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Tyreke Evans scored 27 points, Anthony Davis added 18 points and three blocks, and the New Orleans Pelicans dropped the reeling New York Knicks to their ninth straight loss, 104-93 on Tuesday night. Omer Asik had 16 points and 14 rebounds, and Jrue Holiday scored 13 for New Orleans, which won its second straight to pull back to .500 at 10-10.

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  15. Report: Joe Morgan Waived By SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Changes on the way for the #Saints . WR Joe Morgan has been informed he's being waived, source said.

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  16. City Targets Canoes On Bayou St. JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    The city of New Orleans has begun enforcement of a new law targeting small boats and canoes that are moored along Bayou St. John. City employees are placing stickers on the canoes notifying owners that the vessels will be impounded unless they are removed from the waterway within 2 days.

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  17. Peter King: Might Payton Look Elsewhere?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Peter King of Sports Illustrated has wondered aloud whether this might be Sean Payton's last season in New Orleans. "Lot of times a coach gets into his ninth, tenth, eleventh year and he starts to wonder, are they still listening to my voice?" King notes that Payton's mentor, Bill Parcells, :always would leave a bit earlier than later" when he was coaching.

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  18. Drago's Restaurant Opens Branch In MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    Drago's Seafood Restaurant opens this week in Mississippi at the Hilton Jackson, in its first venture outside the New Orleans area. The Clarion-Ledger reports the 400-seat restaurant settles into the building that most recently housed Huntington's Grille, made over in a $2.5 million, four-month renovation of the 9,700-square-foot space.

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  19. Report: Gusman Blamed For Departure of Jail BossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    According to the New Orleans Advocate, Orleans Parish jail administrator Michael Tidwell resigned last week because of "mounting conflicts" with Sheriff Marlin Gusman. Tidwell, who joined the Sheriff's Office in early November 2013 to oversee the operations of the jail, resigned to become corrections director in Escambia County, Florida.

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  20. Suspect Named In Murder of N.O. Teen In HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    An 18-year-old man has been identified as a suspect in the fatal shooting Sunday night of a 16-year-old boy in Harvey. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office was searching for Terrance Hudson in the death of 16-year-old Maurice Mitchell of N. Tonti Street in New Orleans.

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