More accusations surface of sexual abuse by priests at New Orleans Catholic schools

We're learning about more accusations of sexual abuse involving priests at New Orleans Catholic schools. Fox 8 has obtained a lawsuit that outlines disturbing details of what those priests are accused of doing to young boys.

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Helen Cox improves to 3-1 on the season

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Man convicted in 2013 New Orleans shooting
A man has been convicted in a 2013 shooting death in New Orleans after a jury deliberated 15 minutes.
Victims shot at as they escape armed robbery
New Orleans police are investigating an armed robbery that led to a police chase and minor accident in Jefferson Parish.
Teen homicide victim identified by Orleans Parish coroner
The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office has released the identity of the teenage girl killed in a double shooting in Hollygrove earlier this month.

Manti Te’o and Davison out Sunday for Saints.

Te'o and Davison will not play Sunday

  Catholic League play kicks off in our FOX 8 Football Friday game of the week

Curtis enters contest undefeated
Woman in custody after 3 infants stabbed at NY daycare
Bruce: Rain Chances On The Rise

NATIONAL HEADLINES

AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the administration

Flooding: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River

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.

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NOPD investigating homicide in Maryville-Fontainbleau neighborhood

SPORTS

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Week 4 preview: Saban-Fisher redux in SEC; Ducks face test

For the second straight year, Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher will meet in a mentor-mentee matchup

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

3 men sought in Bourbon Street burglary, NOPD says
NOPD investigating after body found on South Claiborne