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  1. Jefferson Parish president: Esplanade mall redevelopment could start rebirth in KennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Acting Kenner Mayor Mike Sigur said The Esplanade was the best place to shop decades ago in the greater New Orleans area. However, Sigur said, the mall has not been reaching its target sales in recent years.

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  2. Esplanade Mall redevelopment could be start to rebirth of city of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Major redevelopment plans are in store for the Esplanade Mall in Kenner. Local officials believe a new ownership could be the start to the rebirth of the city.

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  3. New Orleans city councilwoman pushes for license plate recognition camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    One New Orleans city councilwoman is now looking into state-of-the-art cameras that can track criminals' license plates. In response to this shooting, and the shooting that killed 43-year-old Sabrina Watson, councilwoman LaToya Cantrell issued a statement: "Last week's brazen shooting of six people, which left one man dead, showed a clear disregard for human life.

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  4. Detectives arrest woman for role in St. Roch fight that left baby injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A 22-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday in connection to a fight in St. Roch that left a 9-month-old baby injured. Edwardnisha Raiford was booked on charges of attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery, the New Orleans Police Department said in an update.

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  5. Path to progress chokes Magazine Street businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Construction so big it is overwhelming local businesses: that's what's happening a month into major road blocks on Louisiana Avenue at Magazine Street. Jamba Juice, a franchised juice bar with three New Orleans area locations, closed its Magazine Street shop temporarily, posting a sign on the door stating that the construction has compromised the quality of service it can deliver to customers.

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  6. Mother of three killed in Central City shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A community is calling for an end to the violence after a deadly shooting that happened just before 9 a.m. Tuesday on Willow and Josephine streets in Central City. A crowd of people gathered in the hours after the shooting.

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  7. New Orleans City Council considers eliminating bonds for minor offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The ordinance would abolish bail for some minor offenses so the accused could be released and given a date to return to court. The ordinance, which was heard by the Criminal Justice Committee of City Council, drew plenty of voices from advocacy groups, clergy, professors, judges and bail bondsmen.

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  8. City Council considers law change to eliminate bond for minor offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The New Orleans City Council is considering an ordinance that could help some people avoid time in jail. The ordinance would get rid of bail for some minor offenses so those people could be released and given a date to return to court.

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  9. Haunting aerial footage of New Orleans' abandoned Six Flags theme parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Haunting drone footage of the Six Flags theme park in New Orleans which was abandoned in 2005 ahead of Hurricane Katrina, and never reopened. The video shows all the old rides and buildings covered in overgrown vegetation.

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  10. Fletcher Mackel: Saints' 2016 season is over, Sean Payton told us soRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    With the end of the regular season just days away, many now wonder what the future holds for the Saints and head coach Sean Payton . Many question whether a split is imminent between the two.

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  11. Algiers man in custody after standoff with police and SWAT teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A man was arrested Saturday after dozens of New Orleans police officers and SWAT team members surrounded a neighborhood in Algiers for nearly four hours searching for him in connection to a domestic incident at a home. Shawn Matthews and his 4-year-old son were at a family get-together Saturday afternoon when they heard gunshots.

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  12. Wellness Walk in New Orleans East brings attention to health in African-American communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    It's concern about the health of black men that inspired John Gregory to start the National African-American Male Wellness Walk 12 years ago in Columbus, Ohio. SOMETHING THE FUTURE.

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  13. Activists mobilizing efforts to remove famous Andrew Jackson statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    After months of delays in the process to remove four Confederate-era monuments in New Orleans, an activist group wants another famous statue taken down. Members of Take 'Em Down NOLA are planning a protest at Jackson Square to urge the removal of one of the most-photographed landmarks in the city, the Andrew Jackson statue.

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  14. Broadmoor residents displaced after fire spreads from vacant houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A massive three-alarm fire spread through homes in Broadmoor Thursday morning. Several people got out with their lives and little else.

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  15. Development near New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center requesting zoning changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A plan to develop the nearly 47 acres of land near the Riverfront of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is now in the works. The development is being called the 'Trade District' and is estimated to cost up to $1 billion.

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  16. Good Samaritan who tried to save driver: 'Wish I could have done more'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Good Samaritans jumped in to help after an 18-wheeler crashed into a canal in New Orleans east Wednesday morning, but the driver of the big rig did not make it out alive. "We spent probably 20 minutes in the water trying to get into the truck and it didn't work," said Thomas Carbone.

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  17. Former court clerk blasts sitting judge in letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Allegations of misconduct, money mismanagement and fraud have been made concerning inside one judge's courtroom in New Orleans. It's all detailed in a letter sent last month by a recently retired court clerk.

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  18. Former New Orleans judge charged with theft, racketeeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    It centers on an alleged chop shop ring in Jefferson Parish and focuses on a former politician WDSU Investigates has spent years covering. For over five years, David Bell presided over hundreds of juvenile court cases as an Orleans Parish Juvenile Court judge, but now he finds himself in trouble with the law.

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  19. Proposed regulations for French Quarter strip clubs head to City Council for reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    For several blocks on Bourbon Street, strip clubs can be found on every corner -- roughly 19 to be exact. But a recent study is calling for those venues to be reduced to just seven in the French Quarter.

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  20. Former Orleans Parish judge faces charges of racketeering, theft in Jefferson ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    David Bell, a former judge in New Orleans, was recently booked on charges of racketeering and theft in Jefferson Parish and could face serious jail time. HE COULD BE FACING SERIOUS JAIL TIME.

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