Report: Customers are overpaying on a quarter of all prescriptions

A new study shows patients are overpaying on prescriptions sometimes because they are using insurance, rather than paying the cash price.
 Man who says he was raped on Jesuit campus demands action from AG
Video shows fatal crash at NOLA Motorsports Park
 Airport says delaying new terminal site will avoid headaches later

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Plans for the future of Charity Hospital begin to take shape
What will the future hold for the old Charity Hospital? That’s a question many have asked since it was all but destroyed during Hurricane Katrina. On Monday, leaders met to discuss their plan.
Prosecutor: Mom asked girlfriend to burn 6-month-old baby
A Louisiana prosecutor says a mother accused in her infant son's death asked her girlfriend to kill the baby.
Former daycare owner sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing toddler
A former daycare owner will spend 30 years in prison for killing her 22-month-old foster child.

Final Fifteen rankings: #12 Slidell safety Ishmael Burdine

Burdine excels on special teams as a returner

Payton needs to see more forced turnovers from the Saints defense

Saints defense is giving up 34 points a game
Prosecutor: Mom asked girlfriend to burn 6-month-old baby
Former daycare owner sentenced to 30 years in prison for killing toddler

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Congressman’s siblings slam him in opponent’s commercial

Six of his siblings appear in a TV ad for his opponent, David Brill. They criticized their brother’s job performance, claiming he’s failing his district on a number of issues, including healthcare and jobs.

Search continues for nonverbal 6-year-old who vanished from Gastonia park

According to the Gastonia Police Department, officials are searching for 6-year-old Maddox Ritch at Rankin Lake Park off of Highway 321.

WE INVESTIGATE

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

Internal documents show lax enforcement, missed opportunities by the federal government.

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

Several teens and parents in Tangipahoa Parish are frustrated with a driver’s ed school that took their money then abruptly closed. The owners said the OMV shut down their school in retaliation for a heated dispute they had with two state employees.

You can help uncover political ad targeting on Facebook

Use the Facebook Political Ad Collector to help categorize ads and understand why they are targeting you.
  FOX 8 Defenders: Don’t fall for the car wrap scam
NOPD investigating homicide in Maryville-Fontainbleau neighborhood

SPORTS

  Joe Burrow continues to improve with every start at LSU

  LSU favored by nearly two touchdowns against Ole Miss

Tigers enter the contest undefeated

COAST IN CRISIS

  Plants dying after insect infestation seem to recover

Roseau cane stages a recovery in the Louisiana delta

Deepening Mississippi River could lure some of the world’s largest ships to N.O.

Congress and the White House Office of Management and Budget must still sign off on the funding. However, Duffy called the Corps action "monumental" for the Mississippi River.

CRIMETRACKER

NOPD investigates Broadmoor shooting
NOPD: Man shot while attempting to stop shooter from entering home
3 men sought in Bourbon Street burglary, NOPD says