3 more Louisiana dioceses will release names of those credibly accused of child sex abuse

Three other Louisiana dioceses will follow New Orleans' lead and release the names of those within the Catholic Church who've been credibly accused of child sex abuse.

Baby Gleason: Steve and Michel announce birth of 2nd child

The couple's first child will turn 7 years old on Thursday (Oct. 19).

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Sex trafficking victim from Lake Charles says she was sold into slavery by a loved one
Sex trafficking victim said her friend owed a debt to a drug dealer and left her as payment
Heat relief coming
Temperatures dip midweek
Man accused of killing Raising Cane’s manager sentenced to 40 years in prison
A suspect in a high-profile murder case of a Raising Cane’s manager pleaded guilty to manslaughter and other charges. He has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.

Pelicans prepare for Houston in season opener

The Pelicans say Eflrid Payton can be a difference-maker.

Buffalo Wild Wings introduces new pumpkin BBQ wings

Buffalo Wild Wings is now joining in on the pumpkin flavor craze.
  LSU players recount crazy scene after win over Georgia
Krewe of Nyx gets its own license plate
Saints rested and ready to roll after bye week

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Angry Facebook users keep confusing Portland, MI, with Portland, OR

Officials in Portland, MI, clarified that they aren’t Portland, OR, after they got a bunch of angry Facebook messages.

10-year-old from audience jams with Foo Fighters on Metallica cover

A young fan is up to the task when Foo Fighters frontman David Grohl hands him a guitar.

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

Baby Gleason: Steve and Michel announce birth of 2nd child

Pelicans prepare for Houston in season opener

Saints rested and ready to roll after bye week

Pelicans trade Ajinca for Clippers forward Wesley Johnson

Pels open regular season Wednesday night at Houston

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.