Rape Arrest

13-year-old accused of raping three younger children Uptown

New Orleans Police say a 13-year-old boy is accused of raping three younger children over an extended period. The teen has been arrested. Read more...

Former LSU DC John Chavis suing LSU, A&M over contract dispute

No surprise here: John Chavis is suing LSU over a dispute regarding a $400,000 contract buyout. Read More

1 Dead-Shooting

Shooting leaves 1 dead near police headquarters

NOPD is investigating a shooting that left a victim dead and another injured near South White and Broad Streets.  The shooting happened near police headquarters.  The incident caused the closure of the Broad Street overpass in both directions.  Read more... 

Nimoy Dead

Nimoy dead at age 83

Actor Leonard Nimoy has died. He was 83 years old. Nimoy was best known as Mr. Spock on Star Trek.  Read more...

Stopgap Homeland Security spending bill fails in House

The House has rejected a stopgap spending bill for the Homeland Security Department with just hours to go before a midnight deadline to fund the agency or see it begin to partially shut down.  Read more...