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  • 2018 NFL Playoffs Picks: 5 Best Bets For New Orleans Saints Vs. Carolina Panthers NFC Wild Card Game

    Two NFC South rivals will face off in a showdown of playoff-tested head coaches, quarterbacks and rosters as the Carolina Panthers visit the New Orleans Saints in the final NFL Wild Card showdown of the weekend. Both teams enter the game 11-5 with the Panthers winners of four of...
  • Mid-city church becomes sanctuary for illegal immigrant

    NEW ORLEANS –  On Christmas Day, Jose Torres stayed inside the same place he’s been for a month and a half.  He didn’t dare leave – not even to go home to his wife and children.  Instead, he’s living in First Grace United Methodist Church on Canal Street in...
  • LaToya Cantrell becomes New Orleans’ 1st woman mayor

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) – LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a historic election Saturday that made her the first woman mayor of New Orleans. The Democrat will succeed term-limited fellow Democrat...
  • Is Serena Williams preparing to marry Alexis Ohanian ?!?!

    Wedding bells may be ringing soon for Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian! The couple are rumored to be getting married on Thursday in New Orleans at the Contemporary Art Center. As reported by The Daily Mail, Serena’s sisters Venus Williams, Isha Price and Lyndrea Price were also spotted at the venue on...
  • Man freed from prison after 50 years…rape conviction overturned!

    The Latest on the release of a Louisiana man whose conviction was overturned after nearly 50 years in prison (all times local): 3 p.m. Wilbert Jones says freedom feels wonderful and he refuses to be bitter about his nearly five decades behind bars. Jones met with reporters as he...
  • In The Line of Duty: New Orleans police officer shot and killed while on patrol

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) – A New Orleans police officer was shot and killed early Friday, ambushed while getting out of a patrol car to investigate something which had aroused suspicions on the city’s east side, police said. The accused shooter, a man believed to be 30 years old, was also...
  • Saints trade RB Adrian Peterson to Cardinals

    Salvaging a potential free agency disaster, the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday traded future Hall of Fame running back Adrian Peterson to the Arizona Cardinals, the team announced. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport added that the Cardinals are sending back a conditional late-round pick. “I’m so ecstatic,” Peterson texted...
  • Church asking Greater New Orleans residents to donate to Harvey victims

    METAIRIE- In front of St. Catherine of Siena Church in Metairie, supplies for Tropical Storm Harvey victims were trickling into an 18-wheeler Tuesday.  “We’re collecting some items that can help them get their lives back together. Cleaning supplies, water, food. Toiletries, bedding towels,” Tim Hedrick Parochial Vicar at St. Catherine of...
  • Breaking News: Trump Heads For Texas To Inspect Storm Damage

    People make their way out of a neighborhood flooded by Hurricane Harvey in Houston on Monday. President Trump is visiting Texas on Tuesday, but will not be in Houston, to avoid complicating relief efforts. Scott Olson/Getty Images President Trump travels to Texas on Tuesday to show support for residents...