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3 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans
In the past year -- from the eighth anniversary of Katrina to the ninth -- New Orleans and the surrounding area has seen steady improvement.
6 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans
New Orleans saxophonist Tim Green - an omnipresent player and WWOZ-FM champion - has died.
10 hrs ago | Uptown Messenger
Surveillance video released by the New Orleans Police Department shows the robbery of the Magnolia Discount Market on Airline Highway, and police are hoping the public can help them identify a suspect, authorities said.
14 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans
Police are looking for a man who robbed a woman at gunpoint in the parking lot of a CVS at the lakefront Wednesday afternoon.
As former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin prepares to begin serving a 10 year prison sentence at a federal institution in Texarkana, Texas, his lawyer says Nagin is "indigent" and he's seeking court approval to withdraw from the case.
Two candidates officially live with their parents. One rents a room from a contributor.
The company that has licensed a Canadian-made Ebola vaccine says it hopes to start a Phase 1 trial on the serum within the next few weeks.
Katrina would go on to devastate much of the U.S. Gulf Coast from Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle, killing more than 1,836 and causing more than $80 billion in damage.
An Algiers pastor was arrested Thursday after he shot a suspected burglar attempting to steal copper from his church air conditioning system.
I came to New Orleans because I thought I could get cheap rent after Katrina. Honestly, when you talk about the greatest American cities, only Manhattan, Boston, San Francisco and maybe Chicago can be mentioned in the same breath with NOLA.
A potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba was discovered in a water system that serves more than 12,500 people, and state officials started flushing the system Thursday.
Members of Greater Morning Star Baptist Church and relatives of the church's pastor, W.L.T. Littleton, told reporters Wednesday that Littleton shot a 50-year-old man in the head on Vallette Street late that afternoon in self defense.
For the organizers of Culture Collision 6 , the fact that it was the sixth year of this cultural smorgasbord under one roof was a cause to celebrate on Wednesday .
Start-up PEOPLExpress will begin twice a week non-stop service between New Orleans and the airline's hub at the Newport News/Williamsburg, VA airport.
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Friends of Bourbon Street shooting suspect Trung Le call him a hero. Meanwhile, Le's attorney said the New Orleans Police Department and the District Attorney's Office are hiding evidence.
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Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 03:13 pm
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