Larose mom hopes to raise awareness after daughter diagnosed with polio-like illness

The CDC is now investigating 155 cases of acute flaccid myelitis nationwide.

Revenge factor overrated in Saints-Vikings rematch

Saints are riding a five-game winning streak

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Getting ready for the cooler weather, here’s what families should consider to stay safe
Louisiana is finally getting some cooler weather, and professionals are reminding people of some steps to keep their families safe.
FOX 8, Lee Zurik accept two national Edward R. Murrow awards Monday night
The prestigious award is being presented in NYC on Oct. 22, 2019.
Revenge factor overrated in Saints-Vikings rematch
Saints are riding a five-game winning streak

  Second alleged victim comes forward saying former NOPD sex crimes detective raped him

New Orleans police have confirmed they're investigating new sexual assault allegations against former detective and convicted pedophile Stanley Burkhardt.

Paula Abdul falls off stage in Mississippi one day after canceling Lake Charles show

Paula Abdul fell off the stage at her concert in Biloxi, Mississippi one day after she canceled her Lake Charles performance
David: Remnants of Hurricane Willa arrive Thursday
  Groups debate severity of 14-year-old oil leak off Louisiana’s coast
Tigers to play Tide in prime time clash

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Trump tells tall tales on campaign trail

In Nevada this weekend, Trump unexpectedly announced Republicans are working on a new "middle class" tax cut that he wants to see by Nov. 1 even though Congress is not in session until after the mid-term elections.

  Police arrest naked man watching porn in stranger’s apartment

The victim says the man also took a shower in her apartment, and police showed her a bag of women’s underwear he had been carrying with him.

WE INVESTIGATE

  Second alleged victim comes forward saying former NOPD sex crimes detective raped him

New Orleans police have confirmed they're investigating new sexual assault allegations against former detective and convicted pedophile Stanley Burkhardt.

Another man comes forward with abuse allegations against former NOPD detective

A second man has come forward, saying the former lead detective with the NOPD’s pedophile unit raped him when he was a boy and showed him pictures of dead children to intimidate him.

Growing concern over the actions of the New Orleans Safety and Freedom Fund

The New Orleans Safety and Freedom Fund has been bonding people out of jail for more than a year now. Members say their ultimate goal is to eliminate money bail altogether for low-risk offenders.

  Alleged sex abuse victim says former NOPD detective used drowning death to threaten him

  Watching Your Wallet: Budget now for holiday spending

  Survivors network, SNAP, targets St. Louis Cathedral

SPORTS

Revenge factor overrated in Saints-Vikings rematch

Tigers to play Tide in prime time clash

Tigers ranked No. 23 in AP Preseason Top 25 basketball poll

LSU’s Delpit, Tracy named SEC Players of the Week

LSU safety Grant Delpit and kicker Cole Tracy have been named SEC Players of the Week after the Tigers 19-3 win against Mississippi State Saturday night.

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.

CRIMETRACKER

NOPD: Investigation leads to murder indictment
  VIDEO: 3 sought in string of LaPlace vehicle burglaries
3 more arrests made in fatal Thibodaux shooting