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Two males were killed and a third was injured early Tuesday in a shooting incident in the Desire area of New Orleans.
A Marrero girl is recovering after being attacked by what her family says was a pit bull over the weekend.
New Orleans is a great place to drink. You'll have adventures, you'll be surrounded by witty, sexy people, and if you're feeling reckless, the rabbit holes here go so deep that if a pebble or a person gets tossed in one, he or she won't be heard hitting bottom for years.
It had only been an hour or so earlier when Marianna Prjevalskaya of Spain had been declared the Gold Medalist of the New Orleans International Piano Competition , yet as she entered the post-competition reception at Julianne Nice's home, she received even more applause for her accomplishment.
Second District police officers and New Orleans residents march down Annunciation St. near Louisiana Ave. during the Uptown Anti-Crime Walk Tuesday evening in 2010 The New Orleans Police Department is planning anti-crime marches on both Laurel Street and in Hollygrove, according to authorities.
There's an annual ritual in Baton Rouge, and it goes like this: A bill to ban smoking in bars and casinos is sent to the House and Senate floors and offered up as a sacrifice - practically burned alive on the floor - to ensure that no bill like it shall ever pass.
A 35-year-old man is wanted on a robbery charge after taking an acquaintance's bulldog from him at gunpoint this weekend in Central City, and a teen has been identified in an armed robbery in the Irish Channel from last month, New Orleans police said.
A New Orleans Police Department officer is accused of domestic abuse and reckless driving and hit-and-run charges, according to Sheriff's Office records and a City Hall representative.
The balloting among our readers was fierce in determining the No. 1 bar in New Orleans, based on the critics' picks for the Top 10 bars in our 2014 Bar Guide .
Louisiana, the U.S. capital of hot sauces, has exported its culinary obsession for the capsaicin-laden condiment to consumers throughout the country.
Police in New Orleans say they have begun a homicide investigation in connection with a death in the city's Algiers area.
The Organ Grinders dance troop teamed up with the New Orleans Musicians Clinic to hold the blood drive, complete with live music and food.
Welcome to the WWOZ's new nationally syndicated program, NEW ORLEANS CALLING! We have lots in store for you! The presence and spirit of Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong can be found in books, in movies, and on recordings spanning many decades -- but in New Orleans, he's very much alive in another way: in the spirit of the musicians of the city.
The Civic Theatre was filled on Saturday with the city's movers and shakers - but in this case, it was those born in the 1980s to early 2000s, also known as the Millennials - who were there to celebrate the achievements this generation has made.
HISTORY LESSON. THE TCHEFUNTE RIVER LIGHTHOUSE WAS BUILT BACK IN 1837 TO GUIDE FERRY'S TAKING WEALTHY RESIDENTS OF NEW ORLEANS ACROSS LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN TO THE COOL LAKE BREEZES OF MADISONVILLE.
One of the two brothers wanted for a murder that happened last month in New Orleans East has surrendered to police.
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