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  1. Officials in Jefferson Parish approve resolution to study proposed coal trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Officials in Jefferson Parish approved a resolution Wednesday that would allow for a studies to be conducted on a planned coal terminal and rail lines. The Jefferson Parish Council gathered for the meeting Wednesday to discuss and approve the resolution to study the coal terminal proposed by RAM Terminals, LLC. It will be built in Plaquemines Parish and could bring expanded rail lines and trains full of uncovered coal through several Westbank communities.

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  2. NOPD: searching for third suspect in officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    New Orleans police are trying to track down a third suspect in connection with a shooting that left an NOPD officer in the hospital after being shot multiple times. The shooting happened over the weekend in the Marigny.

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  3. Suspect's family claims they're kept in the dark about his conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The family of 22-year-old Darryl Johnson protested outside of University Hospital Thursday, two days after he was involved in a shooting with Gretna police officers. His mother says she was told her son was shot in the head.

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  4. Gretna City Council discuss coal train plans at Wednesday meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A large turnout is expected at Gretna City Council meeting, which will discuss a controversial proposal that could bring allow mile-long trains full of uncovered coal to the historic city. A large turnout is expected at Gretna City Council meeting, which will discuss a controversial proposal that could bring allow mile-long trains full of uncovered coal to the historic city.

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  5. Police: Gretna officer, 2 others shot near Westbank Expressway, Claire AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    FROM GRETNA... ONE OFFICER HAS BEEN SHOT... ALONG WITH TWO OTHER PEOPLE. IT HAPPENED AT THE WESTBANK EXPRESSWAY AT CLAIRE AVENUE... AROUND 3PM.

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  6. Gretna officer, 2 suspects shot in drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The shooting was reported about 3 p.m. near the area of the Westbank Expressway at Claire Avenue near a strip mall and an apartment complex. According to the Gretna Police Department, Gretna and Westwego police officers, the Jefferson Parish, Orleans Parish and Plaquemines Parish sheriff offices were involved in an undercover drug investigation in the area.

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  7. Suspects in Gretna shooting have extensive criminal historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    TONIGHT... ONE OFFICER HAS BEEN SHOT... ALONG WITH TWO OTHER PEOPLE. WE'RE TOLD IT HAPPENED AT THE WESTBANK EXPRESSWAY AT CLAIRE AVENUE... AROUND 3PM.

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  8. Fast-food workers strike for list of demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Expect a little longer line as you head to get your breakfast or lunch at some area fast-food restaurants. Workers are walking off of the job to protest for higher wages.

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  9. Fast-food workers strike for list of demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Expect a little longer line as you head to get your breakfast or lunch at some area fast-food restaurants. Workers are walking off of the job to protest for higher wages.

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  10. Spike in heroin use prompts public town hall on preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The Jefferson Parish coroner has seen an alarming 50 percent spike in deadly heroin overdoses in the past year and a half.

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  11. Jefferson Parish Alliance of Concerned Citizens working to fight community's heroin problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office reports a 50 percent spike in deadly heroin overdoses in the past year and a half.

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  12. NOPD apologizes for not disclosing details of officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A local attorney said a New Orleans Police Department officer shot a man in the head in an early-morning incident Monday and didn't disclose the details of the shooting.

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  13. Attorney: NOPD officer shot man in head in Monday morning incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    A local attorney said a New Orleans Police Department officer shot a man in the head in an early-morning incident Monday.

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  14. Mississippi River traffic reopened after ships collide in overnight crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The Coast Guard has reopened the Mississippi River to all traffic near the International Matex Tank Terminals after two ships collided late Tuesday night.

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  15. Ship hits barge on Mississippi RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    HOW IS THIS ACCIDENT IMPACTING MARINE TRAFFIC THIS MORNING AND CAN YOU SMELL ANY FUMES IN THE AIR? THREE VESSELS INVOVLED.

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  16. Criminals using social media sites to prey on victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    In the past three weeks, three similar crimes happened in the Crescent City - all with one common thread: social media.

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  17. JPSO: Man accused of killing girlfriend and abducting children in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The man Jefferson Parish deputies say killed a woman in Metairie and kidnapped three children is behind bars.

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  18. Search for missing St. James Girl heads into Jefferson ParishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The investigation into the disappearance of 12-year-old Talaija Dorsey is expanding across parish lines.

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  19. I-Team: Despite arrest of 'person of interest,' Bourbon Street shooter still at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Justin Odom, the 20-year-old person of interest connected to the weekend mass shooting on Bourbon Street, isn't thought to have fired a shot, the WDSU I-Team has learned.

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  20. Person of interest in Bourbon Street shooting surrenders to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    Justin Odom, the person of interest sought in connection with the mass shooting on Bourbon Street on Sunday morning, turned himself in to Gretna police Wednesday afternoon.

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