NOPD investigating fatal hit-and-run on S. Claiborne

Around 2:23 a.m., Sixth District officers responded to a call of a hit and run crash involving a pedestrian being struck.
 Gretna City Council considers short-term rental ordinance
 Audit finds Louisiana falls short in regulating child care providers

Pelicans open season with big road win over Rockets

Pelicans host the Kings on Friday night

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Pelicans open season with big road win over Rockets
Pelicans host the Kings on Friday night
Audit finds Louisiana falls short in regulating child care providers
It's the first time the Department of Education has been audited since it took over regulatory duties four years ago, and while the audit indicates some improvement, it says more must be done.
Gretna City Council considers short-term rental ordinance
The issue of regulating short-term rentals is moving into a new neighborhood.

  Spike in use of e-cigarette device among kids concerns health experts

CDC report shows JUUL sales grew more than seven-fold from 2016-2017.

  Saints preparing for elite Ravens pass rush

Saints face elite Ravens defense Sunday
  S&WB to begin tackling thousands of potholes resulting from underground repairs
Brees raffling record-setting game balls to help Hurricane Michael victims

NATIONAL HEADLINES

After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

Canada's decision to legalize marijuana could influence other countries mulling whether to end their own bans on the drug

  Powerball jackpot rises to $430 million after no one wins

The jackpot winner will need to match numbers on all five white balls and the red Powerball.

WE INVESTIGATE

  Watching Your Wallet: Budget now for holiday spending

Planning travel and shopping months in advance can pay off in the long run, financial experts say.

Survivors network, SNAP, targets St. Louis Cathedral

A survivors' network hands out leaflets at the St. Louis Cathedral asking archbishop to fully disclose list of abusive clergy

TV Exclusive: Investigator details bust of pedophile ring tied to New Orleans Boy Scout troop

We sit down with a former NOPD detective who helped crack an infamous pedophile ring in the late 70s that was tied to a Boy Scout troop here in New Orleans.

  Archbishop says LA dioceses are considering releasing names of abusers

  Big Pharma was supposed to self-police fentanyl prescriptions. It failed. Patients died.

Driver’s ed school took their money, then cancelled all classes

SPORTS

Pelicans open season with big road win over Rockets

  De La Salle coach brings football practice to son staying at hospital

Cavaliers hold practice next door to Children's Hospital

COAST IN CRISIS

NO: Elmer’s Island land strip decision thrills environmentalists

The wildlife and fisheries commission thrills gathered environmentalists by rescinding agreement to build an airstrip on Elmer’s island.

NO: Elmer’s Island land strip decision thrills environmentalists

The wildlife and fisheries commission thrills gathered environmentalists by rescinding agreement to build an airstrip on Elmer’s island.