Sheriff’s Office: Overall crime down in St. John Parish

While the parish saw a 10 percent decrease in total number of crimes committed in 2018, there were slight increases in homicides, forcible rapes and motor vehicle thefts.

Ticket prices slump for Patriots-Rams Super Bowl game

The price of admission to the Feb. 3 game between New England and Los Angeles is averaging more than $4,000 a seat.

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Collection: Videos of incident involving CovCath students at D.C. march

Coroner rules on death of Saints season

NOPD investigating shooting in New Orleans East

3 more Saints added to Pro Bowl

State Police: 3 killed after truck crashes into Bayou LaFourche

According to the report, the crash claimed the lives of 37-year-old Michael Barthelemy of Galliano, 2-year-old Trisha Barthelemy of Galliano, and 17-year-old Zackary Cheramie of Golden Meadow.
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Public schools across US risk running out of funds for free, reduced lunch program

In the Grand Rapids Public School District alone, that's up to 17,000 children that could be affected

Unger, Armstead also sitting out Pro Bowl

Attorney files lawsuit for NFL to take action against no-call

Gov. Edwards formally announces re-election run

‘Roma,’ ‘The Favourite’ lead with 10 Oscar nominations

2 lanes of I-10 East at Bonnabel Boulevard blocked

Brees, Thomas will not play in Pro Bowl

Overturned 18-wheeler stalling traffic near Slidell on I-10/I-12 split

Petition for rematch over 500k signatures

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Supreme Court to allow Trump administration transgender military ban to go into effect

The court has allowed the Trump administration to go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender people.

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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.

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LSU announces dates for spring football

Attorney files lawsuit for NFL to take action against no-call

Attorney: I'm taking the NFL to court

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Pastor found guilty of stealing grant money from Katrina victim set for sentencing

DEA agent charged with perjury expected in court

Sheriff: Pharmacist shoots, kills armed man during attempted robbery

Saints fans finding creative ways to vent their frustration

  Former Saints GM, FOX 8 analyst call for change to NFL rule

He's spent more than 20 years in the NFL, and former Saints general manager Jim Miller says the non-call with 1 minute 45 seconds left in the game was the most egregious he's ever seen.
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  Some fear federal safety net is unraveling for those in need

As the longest government shutdown in U.S. history stretches into a fifth week, millions of poor Americans who depend on food and rental assistance are becoming increasingly worried about the future.

JPSO: Deputy strikes cyclist during funeral procession

N.O. marks MLK Day with marches, speeches and a call for unity

Huey P. Long Bridge reopens after 3-hour-long shutdown

NFL to revisit no-calls after Saints vs. Rams debacle

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

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  Sheriff identifies JPSO deputy injured in shooting

  NOPD: Man shot on Read Boulevard

NOPD identifies person of interest in fatal Gentilly carjacking