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1 hr ago | WWL-TV New Orleans
The president says Russia continues to support separatist fighters in the Ukraine even after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. As tensions continue to flare up between Russia and the international community, the ripple effect is being felt in New Orleans.
4 hrs ago | NOLA.com
A New Orleans judge handed down a 50-year prison sentence on Monday to a parolee with a lengthy rap sheet for shooting and wounding a New Orleans police officer during a stop in Central City last October.
8 hrs ago | NOLA.com
New Orleans City Council members on Tuesday added more suggestions on how to regulate digital car services such as Uber during the second transportation committee meeting on the subject in as many months.
9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
New Orleans police are investigating the shooting death of a woman or girl in the Desire neighborhood.
9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
When Katie Howe called Sally Bowles "a hot mess" last week while discussing her preparation for taking on the role in this week's Tulane Summer Lyric Theatre production of "Cabaret," it almost sounded like an understatement.
10 hrs ago | Thenew995fm.com
The head of the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs says new veterans clinics approved for Lafayette and Lake Charles under a bi-partisan congressional deal to help improve veterans' access to health care is "a great step in the right direction."
10 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Sitting in the witness chair last week, the City Council president told Civil District Judge Robin Giarrusso she wanted to make the first payment on the city's debt to its firefighters' pension fund with $2 million from the New Orleans Police Department's 2014 budget.
13 hrs ago | WNOE-FM New Orleans
Antonio Marcelin, 19, of New Orleans was booked overnight with one count of accessory after the fact to armed robbery.
13 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans
The site of the old Methodist hospital has been given a new life. It's been transformed into New Orleans East Hospital and quietly opened to patients more than two weeks ago.
15 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Shelb, a German Shepard owned by Robert Lewis takes a tour during Love on a Leash-St.
17 hrs ago | WYLD-FM
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.
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Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 09:20 pm
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