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High decibels recorded in the Superdome for Saints vs. Eagle match up

Saintsmania: New Orleans tunes into games more than any other city

Jimmy Buffett, Cheap Trick, Choppa and Ying Yang Twins to perform at Saints game

Suspect arrested in Young Greatness murder case

David: Rain Saturday, blustery and cold for Saints on Sunday

Freezing temperatures are possible Monday morning.
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  Trump signs law giving back pay to federal workers

President Donald Trump signed a law on Wednesday guaranteeing back pay to federal employees who have been furloughed or working without pay during the partial government shutdown.

Entergy customers to see refunds for next 3 months after PSC lawsuit

Boyfriend, father of her child present when the shooting occurred; SPD chief details Chatéri Payne’s death

S&WB fears some of its contractors could quit over non-payment

New river diversion creates debate in Bayou parishes

CPSO: One arrested, search for second suspect underway in connection with theft from nursing home residents

JPSO: Man wanted for shooting, attempted armed robbery

Some S&WB customers having troubles with online payments

Regulators vote to eliminate THC limit in medical marijuana

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  ‘A blizzard of prescriptions’: Lawsuit alleges OxyContin maker knowingly created ‘manmade disaster’ of opioid abuse

A member of the family that owns Purdue Pharma told people at the OxyContin launch party that it would be “followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition,” according to court documents.

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Brother of accused priest responds after Houma-Thibodeaux list published of credibly accused

Houma-Thibodeaux is the third diocese across south Louisiana to release a list of priests credibly accused of child sex abuse.

FOX 8 has done extensive reporting on claims of church sex abuse this year

Richard Windmann reveals abuse.

Abuse allegations against 2 clergymen settled, archdiocese says

The Archdiocese of New Orleans settled a claim of abuse against two clergymen that is connected to the St. Augustine Church.

SPORTS

  Saintsmania: New Orleans tunes into games more than any other city

In no other city in America can you find a television show that generates the ratings of a Saints game in New Orleans.

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‘Choppa Style’ one of most downloaded songs on iTunes

Sheriff: Houma 12-year-old arrested for social media threat

Justin Timberlake leads Who Dat chat at concert

Report: Developer of Metairie condos in settlement talks with parish

NOPD will release body camera footage of shooting that injured officer

An edited version of the officer’s body camera will be released Thursday, according to NOPD.
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  ‘To Catch a Predator’ host Chris Hansen arrested, charged with bouncing checks

Hansen was charged this week with issuing a bad check. He was released after signing a promise to appear in court.

  Food banks assist families left furloughed during shut down

Arrests made in death of Shreveport Police Officer Chatéri Payne

Jefferson Parish residents still wanting answers after public meeting on odor issue

Heart of Louisiana: D.I.’s Cajun Restaurant

COAST IN CRISIS

BP approves expansion of Gulf oil project

BP has approved a $1.3 billion expansion at one of its oil projects in the Gulf of Mexico and discovered an additional 1.4 billion barrels at two of them

John Snell’s Tribute to Coastal Louisiana

A photographic tribute to Louisiana's vanishing coast

CRIMETRACKER

  Sheriff identifies JPSO deputy injured in shooting

  NOPD: Man shot on Read Boulevard

NOPD identifies person of interest in fatal Gentilly carjacking