Bookmark and Share

rss logo Top New Orleans Area Local News Stories

Source: Top Stories

Jordan: We'll swap terrorist for ISIS captive

Jordan on Wednesday indicated it is willing to release a longtime prisoner if ISIS releases one of its pilots -- one of the latest developments surrounding the terror group's apparent threat to kill the pilot and a Japanese hostage. Jordan would relea...

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:53:45 GMT

Coast Guard officer performs first-time medivac operation to help baby, mother

A member of the Coast Guard performed his first medivac operation for a baby who was having seizures on board a cruise ship earlier this week.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13:37:25 GMT

Live: Morning news, weather and traffic updates from WDSU

Live: Morning news, weather and traffic updates from WDSU 

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 10:00:00 GMT

Pelicans players react to Benson lawsuit

Tuesday afternoon, Tom Benson and his legal team filed a motion asking Judge Kern Reese to toss out the petitions filed by his daughter, Renee LeBlanc, and grandchildren, Rita Benson LeBlanc and Ryan LeBlanc.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:10:35 GMT

Tulsa wins 10th straight, clips Tulane 62-55

Payton Henson led Tulane with 12 points and five rebounds off the bench. Louis Dabney added 11 points.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:48:24 GMT

3 injured in St. Claude double shooting, NOPD says

Three people were injured in a shooting in the Ninth Ward, New Orleans police said.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:57:44 GMT

Tom Benson fires back in Saints, Pelicans ownership feud with family

The battle over Tom Benson's empire reached a fever pitch Tuesday after attorneys for Benson filed a response to his family lawsuit over who will control his businesses.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:13:59 GMT

Flood project will leave some Entergy customers without power for several hours Wednesday

A flood project that is expected to continue for a few more years will be causing some to lose power for several hours Wednesday.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 01:00:24 GMT

Teen's fatal shooting stemmed from video game controller, family says

Like many teenagers his age, 17-year-old Tokyo Palmer loved to play video games. But unlike most teens, his family says his love for the game may have played a part in his death.

Published: Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:45:06 GMT

Pelicans pay homage to Frankie & Johnny's; Anthony Davis: Let 'em have it'

The Pelicans crafted possibly the best way to get old-school New Orleanians' attention for the team's latest promotion to boost ticket sales -- the Special Man.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:43:14 GMT