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  1. Accident in New Orleans East claims man's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    New Orleans police are investigating a vehicle accident in New Orleans East that claimed the life of an unidentified 32-year-old man. The incident occurred Saturday around 4:52 p.m. in the 10800 block of Chef Menteur Highway.

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  2. NOPD working a Homicide on Airline HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    New Orleans police are working a homicide in the 9200 block of Airline Highway. Initial reports say one male victim was fatally shot.

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  3. Resolution introduced to prevent jailing of sex crime, domestic abuse victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    It's a practice that's not illegal, but council members call it unacceptable: Witnesses and victims of violent crimes are sometimes arrested when they fail to show up in court to testify. "It was shocking.

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  4. NOFD rescues naked man from 14-story power transmission towerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    New Orleans firefighters rescued a naked man after he climbed a 14-story power transmission tower in New Orleans East. The man climbed up the tower in a gated field between the 4500 block of Downman and Jourdan roads around 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.

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  5. New Orleans girl, 6, found wandering in Chalmette after being left on busRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A 6-year-old New Orleans girl was found wandering on a Chalmette street Tuesday after she had fallen asleep on a school bus and and gone unnoticed by the driver, according to St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann. At about 8:30 a.m., deputies responded to a call about an unattended juvenile.

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  6. House panel narrowly advances bill barring 'sanctuary cities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A bill aimed at cracking down on so-called "sanctuary cities" in Louisiana narrowly made it out of a House committee Wednesday. Rep. Sherman Mack, R-Albany, was forced to cast the tie-breaking vote, sending the measure to the House floor.

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  7. Felton: New Orleans firefighters used to help dismantle the Liberty monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The head of the New Orleans firefighters union confirmed Wednesday that firefighters were used to help dismantle and remove the Liberty monument early Monday. New Orleans Firefighters Association President Nick Felton confirmed that New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu used five or six firefighters to dismantle the Iberville Street monument early Monday morning.

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  8. El Gale "N Andaluc aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The days of sail will return to town at the end of the month as the Spanish galleon El Galen Andaluca docks alongside the USS Kidd in downtown Baton Rouge. The vessel is a replica of 16th and 17th century ship designs that served as the primary mode of ocean-going transportation for over 300 years.

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  9. Livestream ends violently inside N.O. restaurant, owner blames trollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A man's social media live stream ended violently after he walked into a New Orleans restaurant on April 20 and the restaurant owner smashed his camera. The owner, whose establishment is on S. Claiborne Avenue, declined to talk on camera but told FOX 8 that he broke the streamer's camera after someone called his store with a warning.

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  10. New Orleans police investigating bank robbery in French QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The incident occurred Monday at about 3 p.m. in the 400 block of Chartres Street, just steps away from the NOPD's Eighth District headquarters.

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  11. Crews begin the process of removing Liberty monument from the CBD.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The first to come down will be the Liberty Monument, which the mayor called "the most offensive of the four" and said it was erected to "revere white supremacy." Men clad in masks, driving trucks with the logos covered by tape began taking down Liberty Monument around 1:30 a.m. The license plates had also been taken off of the vehicles.

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  12. Landrieu to address removal of Confederate Era monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is set to address the city's removal and relocation of the "Battle of Liberty Place" statue early Monday morning. The press conference will begin at 8 a.m. Landrieu will also take questions from the press at New Orleans Police Department headquarters.

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  13. Audubon Zoo commissions fifteen life-size bronze sculpturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    It's an unusual sight for many; an 11-and-a-half-foot-tall elephant bull riding down the highway on a flatbed trailer. For bronze sculptor and artist Jocelyn Russell it's become routine.

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  14. Senator John KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    U.S. Senator John Kennedy says he's fighting to keep more than a thousand jobs in the New Orleans area. A February tornado ripped through the National Finance Center building on NASA's Michoud facility property in New Orleans East, forcing workers to temporary digs.

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  15. Upgrade for Bourbon Street will affect trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The City of New Orleans construction contractor, Hard Rock Construction, LLC, will re-route riverbound traffic from the 100 block of Bourbon Street beginning Monday, April 24 at 8 a.m. to accommodate reconstruction of the roadway and its underground utilities. The closure on Bourbon Street will extend from Canal Street to halfway into the intersection at Iberville Street and should last for approximately 60-75 days.

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  16. Armed men rob, shoot motorists stranded on I-10 over spillwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Three men were robbed, and one of them was shot, after their car broke down on Interstate 10 over the Bonnet Carre Spillway, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office. The three victims were on the shoulder of the road after to their vehicle stalled.

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  17. AL teen found near U.S./Mexico border left home willingly in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    AL teen found near U.S./Mexico border left home willingly in 201 - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports The mother of a missing Highland Home teenager found in Texas this week says her daughter left home on her own accord when she vanished more than a year ago. Her 2015 disappearance sparked concerns that she was possibly the victim of a kidnapping and could also have gotten tied up in human trafficking.

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  18. NOPD: Boy missing from Odyssey House is wandering in strange cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The NOPD is seeking the public's help in locating a juvenile male reported as a runaway on April 21. The reporting person said that at about 9:40 a.m., 13-year-old Antonio Richard, who is under the care of Odyssey House, left the facility on foot with permission of the staff, but has not been seen or heard from since. Richard is not from the New Orleans area and unfamiliar with his surroundings.

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  19. New Orleans one of 9 cities targeted in DOJ immigration letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    New Orleans is one of nine cities being forced to prove that it complies with immigration enforcement or risk losing federal dollars. The Department of Justice sent a letter Friday to Mayor Mitch Landrieu, as well as leaders in Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Sacramento, Philadelphia, New York, Miami and Milwaukee.

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  20. NOPD invites public to have 'Coffee with Cops'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The New Orleans Police Department invites residents and visitors to have a free cup of coffee with officers on Saturday morning. Six McDonald's restaurant locations will host the event from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Those who attend will have an opportunity to meet their neighborhood patrol officers and get a free cup of coffee.

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