Arrests made in death of Shreveport Police Officer Chatéri Payne

Shreveport Police arrests 3 people in connection with the shooting death of Officer Chatéri Payne.

  Congress prepares to skip planned recess if shutdown goes on

Even with some 800,000 federal employees furloughed or working without pay, the president suggested the partial shutdown that has clogged airport security lines and shuttered federal agencies was going smoothly.

Gumbo is the main course when Saints and Rams meet again this Sunday

Rams cornerback Marcus Peters didn't have kind words for Coach Payton after the Saints week 9 win over L.A.


NOPD: Suspect wanted in connection with Young Greatness murder

Saints fans: Atlanta mayor’s trash talk could motivate the team even more

Local air traffic controllers feel the impact of the government shutdown

Government shutdown may hurt hurricane forecasts

Slidell man pleads guilty in Biloxi courtroom to double carjacking

Roland Webster Lowery, 40, of Slidell, LA pleaded guilty to two counts of carjacking late Monday evening before a Biloxi Circuit Court judge.
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  'I am going to run’: Kirsten Gillibrand latest Democrat in 2020 field

Kirsten Gillibrand has already made plans to campaign in Iowa over the weekend, more than a year before the leadoff caucus state votes.

Cold blast expected this weekend

City officials: Billions of FEMA dollars still need to be spent, new projects underway

Warrick Dunn surprises single mother with new home from Habitat for Humanity

6-vehicle crash in West Baton Rouge Parish leaves 1 dead

  3 of 5 suspects in Amite abuse case enter no contest pleas

Katy Perry, Rolling Stones headlining Jazz Fest

JP residents meet to discuss foul smell

‘Just anybody other than the Saints,’ Atlanta mayor says on Super Bowl LIII teams

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  Gymboree preparing to file for bankruptcy and close all its stores

Bankruptcy means possibly shuttering all 900 stores the company operates under the Gymboree, Janie and Jack and Crazy 8 brands in the United States and Canada.


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.


Gumbo is the main course when Saints and Rams meet again this Sunday

Happy 40th birthday Drew Brees!

Atlanta mayor: It was a joke

Of course Sean Payton compares Saints playoff seeding to Kentucky Derby

It's a comparison that fits perfectly with the Saints.


  Abramson Sci Academy band director is a Gr8 Neighbor

Owner: Service dog found after disappearing for 2 days when van was stolen

President Trump speaks to farmers in New Orleans

Fair Grounds in talks with Morning Call owners about potential new location

  Saints’ fans excited to push forward to the NFC Championship

Fox 8 caught up with the first wave trying to make sure they get their gear before the crowds get too big.
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  Shutdown standoff: Dems rebuff Trump invite, thwarting effort to bypass Pelosi

The administration is trying to peel off Democratic support for Trump's demand for border wall money and negotiate directly with centrist lawmakers and some newly elected freshmen, including those in districts where Trump is popular.

  U.S. Agriculture Secretary discusses Trump visit, SNAP funding during shut down

Louisiana to issue February SNAP benefits early

Protesters demand end to government shutdown during Trump visit

Arctic blast for Championship Sunday


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


  Sheriff identifies JPSO deputy injured in shooting

  NOPD: Man shot on Read Boulevard

NOPD identifies person of interest in fatal Gentilly carjacking