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Judge: Benson trial will remain closed

An Orleans Parish Civil District Court Judge has rejected an effort to lift a veil on proceedings related to the family feud surrounding sports magnate and businessman Tom Benson.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 22:03:54 GMT

NOPD investigating double shooting in the French Quarter

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a double shooting in the French Quarter.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 22:01:58 GMT

Jefferson Parish, Delgado leaders break ground on new River City Campus

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Friday morning for Delgado Community College's new River City Campus in Avondale.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 21:50:14 GMT

Sources: Hastert was covering up sex misconduct

Former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert was paying a former student to keep quiet about allegations of sexual misconduct, two sources with knowledge of the federal government investigation told CNN on Friday afternoon.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 21:05:24 GMT

Children's Hospital, De La Salle team help young football hopeful battling cancer

Budding young football player Sabio wanted nothing more than to get on the field and play football for De La Salle, but cancer derailed his game plan.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 21:02:30 GMT

LASPCA seeks kitten food, dog toys with increase in animal intakes

The Louisiana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is requesting people donate kitten food and dog toys after an increase in intakes this month.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 18:04:16 GMT

Police find missing autistic 19-year-old

The New Orleans Police Department has located a missing 19-year-old autistic man.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 17:25:41 GMT

JPSO: Marrero teenager arrested for inappropriately touching children on school bus

A 13-year-old boy accused of inappropriately touching two young children on a school bus has been arrested, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 17:23:02 GMT

Grand opening gala set for Jefferson Performing Arts Center

The Jefferson Performing Arts Center is set to open with a gala next month.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 16:23:53 GMT

UPS driver forced to hand over money, two packages in Garden District

A UPS driver was held up at gunpoint this week in an area of the Garden District, police say.

Published: Fri, 29 May 2015 16:17:09 GMT