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The number of murders in New Orleans continued to decline through the first half of the year, albeit at a slower pace than the substantial drop in 2013 .
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The New Orleans City Council plans to take a stand Thursday against Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman's proposal to build a 764-bed addition to the Mid-City prison complex already under construction alongside Interstate 10. Councilwoman Susan Guidry said the proposed building, known as "Phase III," undermines city officials' mission to reduce ... (more)
A teenager accused of being a member of a violent New Orleans street gang was convicted of second-degree murder Wednesday, concluding a trial that saw the teen's father testify about his son's gang affiliation.
Michael Darensburg Jr., 36, was found dead in the 1100 block of Thayer Street, said Orleans Parish Coroner Jeffrey C. Rouse .
Gloriosa superba is a show-off of a flower in flaming variations of scarlet, orange, hot pink and yellow.
New Orleans Athletic Club will open its doors to the public with a free lecture series in this fall.
After 5th Ward Weebie's song " Let Me Find Out " - featuring tributes to both Wing Snack and Manchu - became a hit this summer, I started a personal quest for some of New Orleans' best food references in rap.
A pop-up produce stand planned for an empty lot in the Lower 9th Ward won the Lots of Progress contest for ideas on using vacant commercial property on Tuesday, taking both the judges' top prize and an audience favorite vote for a total of $5,634 to advance its cause.
A New Orleans restaurant said its point of sale system was targeted by a hacker and that some credit and debit card information may have been compromised.
Surveillance video released by the New Orleans Police Department shows Sunday's armed robbery of an auto parts store on South Claiborne Avenue, and police are hoping the public can help identify the gunman.
Officer Darren Wilson of the Ferguson Police Department was quoted as uttering these words by Dorian Johnson, who was walking with Michael Brown in the street.
Last week, California's Lagunitas Brewing Company splashed into the New Orleans craft beer market, introducing its flagship IPA, the hoppy wheat beer Little Sumpin' Sumpin' and Imperial Red.
Demond Sandifer, 19, is facing murder charges in a 2011 Central City shooting that left a 22-year-old man dead.
New Orleans police on Monday arrested two more people in connection with Aug. 10 Burgundy Street mass shooting that left two people dead and five injured.
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