3 hrs ago | The Advocate
The total operating expense associated with the privatization of nine LSU hospitals will hit $1 billion during the new fiscal year, Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols said Thursday.
8 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
NOWFE, Saints and Sinners, Greek Fest and a host of other events make for an exciting Friday in New Orleans.
11 hrs ago | NOLA.com
An NOPD detective and a member of the State Police look into the victim's car after a 31-year-old man was shot to death inside an Infiniti Coupe on I-10 eastbound under the Broad Street overpass early on Thursday morning, May 23, 2013.
14 hrs ago | NOLA.com
A woman out on $40,000 bail after being charged with manslaughter in the fatal stabbing of her husband last year is facing more legal complications after she was recently jailed in Lafourche Parish on suspicion of theft and illegal distribution or possession of a pharmaceutical drug.
16 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
The New Orleans Pelicans and New Orleans Saints' wives are teaming up with The David Wesley Foundation, Feed the Children, RPM Productions, and the Miss Universe Organization to collect donations for Oklahoma tornado victims.
20 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles
A week after rejecting a bill that would have prohibited employers from paying unequal wages for the same job based on gender, the Louisiana Senate reworked the proposal to apply only to state employees.
Plans to wrestle tuition-setting authority away from lawmakers and put it in the hands of educators fizzled and died in the state House of Representatives this week, representing a major blow to Louisiana's higher education community.
Donald Harrison Jr., big chief of the Congo Nation, co-presents and performs at the 19 Benefit at Tipitina's, May 22, 2013.
Nakeith Sparkman, left,was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday , for his conviction of murdering Ranard "Deuce" Brown Jr., in Harvey.
Janine Waters, left, and Christie Jourdain of the Original Pinettes Brass Band showed up to give blood this afternoon at the "Frenchmen Street: Roll Up Your Sleeves" event put on by the New Orleans Musicians' Assistance Foundation and The Blood Center.
During BioBlitz 2013, nearly 3,000 volunteer scientists, families, students, teachers, and others embarked on a crash course in the biological diversity of the 23,000-acre Barataria Preserve of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve in Marrero, La., across the Mississippi River from the French Quarter of New Orleans.
Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Judge Frank Marullo was carjacked by five men outside his house in the Carrollton area late Tuesday.
A drummer, a sousaphonist and a singer-songwriter all lead their respective bands on Saturday, May 25, 2013.
Artists renderings of three proposals for the New Orleans riverfront and the vacant World Trade Center site.
Singer-songwriter Seth Walker plays two solo shows in New Orleans on Thursday, May 23, 2013: An early evening gig at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, followed by a show at Chickie Wah Wah.
A push to raise the constitutional cap on New Orleans' property tax rates to fund additional fire and police services sailed through the Louisiana House on Tuesday.
New Orleans police arrested three Hollygrove men on Sunday on drug charges, in an area already under investigation for street drug sales, police said.