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Port officials: Cuba and New Orleans could be great partners

New Orleans has always had close ties to Cuba, but a complete normalization of relations could really expand trade. Read more...
Deadly Shooting

Woman killed, man wounded in Terrytown shooting

Jefferson Parish deputies are investigating a deadly shooting in Terrytown.  Col. John Fortunato said officers were called to the 2100 block of Esplanade Place shortly after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday after receiving reports of multiple gunshots. Read more ...
E-cigs & Teens

Teens now using e-cigs more than regular cigs

Electronic cigarettes have grown in popularity over the past few years, and according to a national survey, they are now more commonly used than tobacco cigarettes among U.S. teenagers. Read more...
Hollywood S.

Be on the lookout for the A-Listers

Can it get any better for New Orleans when it comes to Hollywood South?  Big name actors and actresses are in town for a number of feature films and TV series.  For Hollywood South the year ends with a flurry of movies and TV series, pilots and productions lined up for next year.  Read more...
Deer Drowned

Man cited for drowning deer in Mississippi River

A Mississippi man has been cited for allegedly drowning a deer in the Mississippi River in Concordia Parish. Sgt. Trey Mason, of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries' Enforcement Division, says 40-year-old David Hayes, of Natchez, Mississippi, was cited... Read more
Midday Shooting

Mid City midday shooting

New Orleans Police shut down part of Canal Street today in the search for the shooters in a daylight barrage of bullets that left one man wounded. Officer Hilal Williams says it all started a few blocks away.  Read more...
Teacher Arrest

Teacher accused of sending pornographic pictures to students

A teacher at Sophie B. Wright Charter School in New Orleans has been arrested on charges of sending pornographic images to students' phones.  New Orleans Police say Damon M. Williams, 32, was arrested Monday at the school.  Read more ...
Homicide Arrest

One dead, two in jail in Terrebonne shooting

Two men are in jail and more arrests could come after a man was shot to death in Terrebonne Parish last night. Read more...
Porn Arrest

New Orleans teacher booked on porn charge

A teacher from Sophie B. Wright school in New Orleans is charged with distributing pornography to children. Read more...
Gusman Reforms

Sheriff wants voters to reconsider property tax

Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman will ask voters a second time to approve a ballot proposition that would allow the Sheriff's Office to use money from an existing property tax to pay for a series of expensive reforms at Orleans Parish Prison.  Read more ...

Losing Luggage

The chance of losing luggage rises during the holidays

Losing baggage at the airport: Many of us have horror stories and during the holidays those chances of airlines losing your luggage seems to go up. Read more...
Deadly Stretch

Deadliest stretch in recent history on area roads

Louisiana State Police say 61 people have died in crashes they've investigated since the day before Thanksgiving this year. Not being properly restrained, impairment and driver distraction were the contributing factors.  Read more...
Ready to Clinch

Saints fans still don't know if they'll get Jekyll or Hyde team on gameday

Each gameday now is a test for your New Orleans Saints. The Saints are back on top of the NFC South Division, but if they want to stay there, they must beat the Atlanta Falcons this Sunday. The Who Dat Nation seems unsure of its confidence after the 31-15 win in Chicago. Read more...
Jindal Stumps

Jindal heads back to Iowa

Although he has yet to declare his intent to run for President in 2016, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal returns to Iowa today.  The Iowa is a key Presidential primary state.  Read more...
Ugly Sweaters

Ugly a big trend at Christmas parties

The ugly Christmas sweater is becoming more and more popular every year for Holiday gatherings. So what is all the fuss about? LeShai Brown is a vendor at Polished Peasant in Sulphur which specializes in tacky Christmas attire.  Read more...
Found Child

Child found wandering in diaper

New Orleans Police are trying to find the parents of a young child found roaming the streets in the middle of the night. "The child had on a blue t-shirt and a diaper," Officer Frank Robertson said in an email. Read more...
More Cops?

New Orleans reassigns officers, resulting in court closure

Activity at New Orleans' Municipal Court came to a halt after three sections were closed when New Orleans Police reassigned several officers who provide security in the courtrooms. Read more...
Vitter Position

Vitter to sit on Judiciary committee in US Senate

U.S. Sen. David Vitter says he has been appointed to sit on the U.S. Senate's Judiciary Committee - placing the Republican Louisiana politician in the middle of what likely will become major disagreements in the next Congress: ...Read more
WTC Plan

Developers vie to redevelop World Trade Center in New Orleans

The city is whittling down proposals brought by developers hoping to revamp the vacant 33-story World Trade Center into a hotel and apartments.  The building stands at the foot of Canal Street and overlooks the Mississippi River.  Read more...
Sharper Case

Co-defendant in Sharper case pleads not guilty

A former St. Bernard Parish sheriff's deputy charged in the rape case against former New Orleans Saints football player Darren Sharper appeared at an arraignment hearing Monday and pleaded not guilty to federal drug and witness tampering charges.  Read more...
Hover Craft

New Navy hovercraft: test craft production starts in Louisiana

Textron Systems New Orleans is marking the start of production of the Navy's newest hovercraft — a landing craft designed to haul vehicles, heavy equipment, and supplies over water and beaches. Read more...
Porn Suspect

Gonzales man faces 31 counts of child porn possession

The Louisiana Attorney General's office today announced a joint law enforcement effort resulted in the arrest of a 55-year-old Gonzales resident on 31 counts of possession child pornography. Read more...
Missing Items

Audit: $7M in school property missing in Louisiana

The state-managed Recovery School District can't locate $7 million in property, things like computers and equipment, a repeated problem across the school system, according to a legislative audit released Monday.  Read more ...

Reopened Waters

State reopens Gulf waters affected by oil spill

Commercial fishermen are once again harvesting Gulf seafood off the coasts of Elmer's and Grand Terre islands, an area that's been closed due to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Busiest Day

Busiest day to send Christmas cards and gifts

The United States Postal Service says if you are shipping by standard post, today is the last day to get that package in the mail for an on time Christmas delivery. Spokesman McKinney Boyd says today is the post office's busiest day... Read more
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Saints playoff possibilities... how the Saints get in or out

If the Saints beat the Falcons Sunday AND the Browns beat the Panthers, the Saints win the NFC South and host a playoff game.  Click here to see the other ways the Saints get in or miss the playoffs...

Goodell's seat grows hotter?

Two people familiar with the situation tell The Associated Press nearly 500 employees at NFL headquarters in New York turned over phone and email records to investigators looking into how Commissioner Roger Goodell and staff pursued the Ray Rice case. Read more...

Falcons coach facing uncertain future as he prepares for Saints

Coach Mike Smith keeps searching for ways to fix the Atlanta Falcons, and nothing seems to work. Since finishing 10 yards shy of the Super Bowl two years ago, the Falcons have been a model of dysfunction on the field.  Read more...

Miles informs LSU athletics staff he's not leaving

 Les Miles has informed LSU athletic officials that he hasn't been contacted by Michigan about the Wolverines' coaching vacancy and has no intention of leaving the Tigers. LSU spokesman Michael Bonnette says Miles sought to make his status with LSU clear... Read more

WWL NFL Podcast with T-Bob and Seth, week 16

The boys discuss quarterbacks. Why do teams overpay for them?  Whose fault is it that Jay Cutler got paid?  What would you do if you were a GM? Read More

Brees: We showed resolve against Bears

The hallmark of a Sean Payton/Drew Brees team has always been how they handle a tough loss, or a tough stretch of games. But the Saints of 2014 haven’t been good in handling big wins or setbacks. Read More

Deke: NFL Top Ten, week sixteen

Oh man some teams have already been ousted from the playoff race and there is still three weeks left!  The three time NFC Title Game rep in the 49ers are not going to the party this season and there is a log jam atop of the NFC right now and could get even trickier! Read More

Miles touts LSU's future; doesn't want to talk about Michigan

Even though LSU's Les Miles didn't want to go on the record to talk about the vacancy at his alma mater Michigan, the Tigers head coach made it clear with reporters on Monday night he's not interested in the job.  Read more...

What we learned from the Saints win in Chicago

Drew Brees saw a different attitude, noticed a better vibe this time.  Jimmy Graham could sense it, too. "You should have heard this locker room before the game started," he said. "We need to come out every week just like that."  Read more...

Saints beat Bears 31-15, grab NFC South lead

Drew Brees threw for 375 yards and three touchdowns and the New Orleans Saints beat the Chicago Bears 31-15 on Monday night to grab the NFC South lead. Read More
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