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An analysis of how many sexual assaults have been reported and investigated on public Louisiana college campuses was released by the Board of Regents on Monday, and the numbers are low. More>>
The NOPD is searching for a suspect wanted for a Gentilly murder that happened Sept 1. More>>
Authorities are trying to identify a woman whose body was found on a bridge Tuesday morning. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death. More>>
Police have released surveillance video of a white van they believe was used in a shooting that injured five men. More>>
On September 16, 1964, the Beatles took the stage at City Park Stadium. This would be the only time that the Beatles performed in New Orleans. More>>
Baton Rouge health officials say two children have been treated at Our Lady of the Lake for Enterovirus D68. Officials add that there have been no deaths reported at this point in the state. More>>
American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in the Middle East if President Barack Obama's current strategy fails, the nation's top military officer said Tuesday as Congress plunged into an... More>>
By CAROLYN THOMPSON Associated Press The decision whether to charge three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York will be up to a... More>>
Cosmetic giant CoverGirl and its sponsorship with the NFL is being tested with an internet meme that balks at the league's response to domestic violence involving some of its players.
Cosmetic giant CoverGirl and its sponsorship with the NFL is being tested with an internet meme that balks at the league's response to domestic violence involving some of its players.More>>
Ukraine moved to resolve months of crisis Tuesday by strengthening ties to Europe and loosening some controls over the country's rebellious eastern regions where it has been fighting Russian-backed separatists. More>>
A Lakeview hairdresser said she feared for her life when an armed man robbed her and two elderly customers Saturday morning. More>>
Israel's settler population in the West Bank increased by 2 percent in the first half of the year, an advocacy group announced Tuesday, signaling robust growth in the settlements even while Israel was conducting peace... More>>
Heavy thunderstorms rolled through St. Bernard Parish, developing impressive waterspouts. More>>
U.S. government scientists are launching winged drones into Hurricane Edouard, hoping to collect data that could help forecasters understand what makes some storms strengthen into monsters while others fade away. More>>
A last-minute retirement hike that lawmakers gave to the state police superintendent has been declared unconstitutional. More>>
One suspect is dead and two others are in custody following a shootout with an NOPD officer. More>>
Margaritaville Casino in Biloxi shut its doors Monday night at 10pm, just four days ahead of a self-imposed closing deadline of September 19. The Mississippi Gaming Commission was on site to oversee the closing. More>>
As nations mount an offensive against the Islamic State militants that have gained a stronghold in Iraq and Syria, a U.N. human rights commission emphasized Tuesday that Syrian President Bashar Assad's government has... More>>
A Taliban attacker detonated his car bomb next to an international military convoy on Tuesday, killing three members of the NATO-led force and wounding nearly 20 troops and civilians, officials said. More>>
A Syrian military plane crashed into the de facto capital of the Islamic State group on Tuesday, killing at least eight people, as thousands of its residents fled to nearby villages in anticipation of expected U.S.... More>>
The ozone layer, which protects life on Earth from the sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation, was being eroded by chlorofluorocarbons.
The ozone layer, which protects life on Earth from the sun's harmful ultraviolet radiation, was being eroded by chlorofluorocarbons.More>>
Hurricane Edouard will remain in the open Atlantic. There are no other threats at this time. More>>
An Ocean Springs mom is sending a warning to South Mississippi parents. Katrina Johnson wants every parent to be aware of an app that she says is being used by many students to spread hate. Johnson discovered the posts last week, and she says what she read would make parents cringe. More>>
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local... More>>
In October of 1990, prosecutors say Johnson dragged a woman waiting for a bus into an abandoned Laundromat in the St. Rock neighborhood. Here, court documents state Johnson beat and raped the victim. More>>
New Orleans police are searching for an armed gunman who attempted to rob a New Orleans East Dollar General, but got away with a woman's purse instead. More>>
A new website is up for Louisiana's state government employees and retirees to choose their health insurance plans for next year, a choice they must make by October. More>>
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: More>>
The record producer who helped bring rock and roll to the world from a corner of his family's jukebox store, died Thursday at age 88. More>>
The frontal boundary which brought mostly sunny skies to the area Sunday looks to be moving back northward, which means a better chance for scattered showers Monday.
Witnesses say that the area was very busy at the time of the shooting, with people out on the street and a nearby seafood restaurant crowded with customers. More>>
A new report released by the Louisiana Board of Regents highlights sexual assaults on college campuses across Louisiana. More>>
A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010. More>>
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