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  • Multiple deaths in Amtrak train derailment in Washington

    Multiple deaths in Amtrak train derailment in Washington

    Monday, December 18 2017 11:23 AM EST2017-12-18 16:23:19 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 3:19 PM EST2017-12-18 20:19:57 GMT

    Mass casualties are reported after a train went off a bridge onto Interstate 5 in Seattle.

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    Mass casualties are reported after a train went off a bridge onto Interstate 5 in Seattle.

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  • Father arrested in connection with terrorizing threats against New Orleans school

    Father arrested in connection with terrorizing threats against New Orleans school

    Arthur Johnston, 52 (Source: NOPD)Arthur Johnston, 52 (Source: NOPD)

    The father of a 14-year-old boy accused of making terrorizing threats on school grounds is now in custody.

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    The father of a 14-year-old boy accused of making terrorizing threats on school grounds is now in custody.

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  • Power outage at Atlanta airport plays havoc with travel

    Power outage at Atlanta airport plays havoc with travel

    Monday, December 18 2017 6:03 AM EST2017-12-18 11:03:10 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 12:56 PM EST2017-12-18 17:56:26 GMT

    Though power was restored shortly before midnight, more than 1,000 flights in and out of the airport were canceled Sunday.

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    Though power was restored shortly before midnight, more than 1,000 flights in and out of the airport were canceled Sunday.

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  • Report: A billion dollars of gift cards gets wasted

    Report: A billion dollars of gift cards gets wasted

    Wallethub.com reports Amazon and Visa are the most popular gift cards. (Source Pixabay.com)Wallethub.com reports Amazon and Visa are the most popular gift cards. (Source Pixabay.com)

    A survey conducted by WalletHub shows more than 40 percent of people want a gift card as a present for the holidays.

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    A survey conducted by WalletHub shows more than 40 percent of people want a gift card as a present for the holidays.

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  • Police arrest Slidell suspect with $90,000 worth of meth

    Police arrest Slidell suspect with $90,000 worth of meth

    Steven Zoerner, 55 (Source: Slidell Police Dept.)Steven Zoerner, 55 (Source: Slidell Police Dept.)

    Detectives with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force arrested a Slidell area man Thursday who allegedly had $90,000 of methamphetamine.

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    Detectives with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Task Force arrested a Slidell area man Thursday who allegedly had $90,000 of methamphetamine.

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  • Trump judge pick who drew ridicule after hearing withdraws

    Trump judge pick who drew ridicule after hearing withdraws

    Monday, December 18 2017 2:20 PM EST2017-12-18 19:20:14 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 3:20 PM EST2017-12-18 20:20:12 GMT

    The Trump judicial nominee whose qualifications were questioned by Republican senator has withdrawn his nomination, a White House official says.

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    The Trump judicial nominee whose qualifications were questioned by Republican senator has withdrawn his nomination, a White House official says.

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  • Bruce: Expect more rain and fog

    Bruce: Expect more rain and fog

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    A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect through noon for all of the south shore. Rain has fallen in a band for areas west and north. Expect some showers and storms to linger today as well with temperatures in the 60s and low 70s. 

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    A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect through noon for all of the south shore. Rain has fallen in a band for areas west and north. Expect some showers and storms to linger today as well with temperatures in the 60s and low 70s. 

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  • A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

    A CDC ban on 'fetus' and 'transgender?' Experts alarmed

    Saturday, December 16 2017 7:49 PM EST2017-12-17 00:49:07 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 3:02 PM EST2017-12-18 20:02:25 GMT

    Health leaders say they are alarmed about reports that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words in official budget documents, including "fetus," and "transgender.".

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    Health leaders say they are alarmed about reports that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being told not to use certain words in official budget documents, including "fetus," and "transgender.".

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  • Trump: I'm not considering firing special counsel Mueller

    Trump: I'm not considering firing special counsel Mueller

    Sunday, December 17 2017 12:09 PM EST2017-12-17 17:09:51 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 1:57 PM EST2017-12-18 18:57:05 GMT

    President Trump is poised to bask in the triumph of his first major legislative victory with the likely passage of tax legislation this week.

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    President Trump is poised to bask in the triumph of his first major legislative victory with the likely passage of tax legislation this week.

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  • Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails

    Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails

    Sunday, December 17 2017 3:19 AM EST2017-12-17 08:19:20 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 10:32 AM EST2017-12-18 15:32:36 GMT

    Several people familiar with President Donald Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before his administration began.

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    Several people familiar with President Donald Trump's transition organization say special counsel Robert Mueller's team gained access to thousands of private emails sent and received by Trump officials before his administration began.

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  • Power restored to ATL airport; outage continues to affect flights

    Power restored to ATL airport; outage continues to affect flights

    Sunday, December 17 2017 1:07 PM EST2017-12-17 18:07:40 GMT
    Monday, December 18 2017 3:38 AM EST2017-12-18 08:38:53 GMT

    All air traffic was stopped, and passengers on the tarmac were removed from planes through portable staircases.

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    All air traffic was stopped, and passengers on the tarmac were removed from planes through portable staircases.

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  • After Further Review: Sloppy wins still count for Saints

    After Further Review: Sloppy wins still count for Saints

    The Saints lead the NFC South via tiebreaker with a 10-4 record. Source: Nola.comThe Saints lead the NFC South via tiebreaker with a 10-4 record. Source: Nola.com

    I usually leave a Saints game with an overall theme or feeling about what I just observed on the field. It typically jumps out at me right away and this column is written. But after Sunday I was left with kind of a blah emotion. Their effort against the Jets was kind of weird. It certainly wasn’t an overly impressive victory to celebrate, but nonetheless, a win in the NFL by double digits is nothing they have to apologize for. Dodging a bullet may be the more accurate descript...

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    I usually leave a Saints game with an overall theme or feeling about what I just observed on the field. It typically jumps out at me right away and this column is written. But after Sunday I was left with kind of a blah emotion. Their effort against the Jets was kind of weird. It certainly wasn’t an overly impressive victory to celebrate, but nonetheless, a win in the NFL by double digits is nothing they have to apologize for. Dodging a bullet may be the more accurate descript...

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  • Fatal fires spike in Jefferson Parish

    Fatal fires spike in Jefferson Parish

    (Source: FOX 8)(Source: FOX 8)

    Since the end of October, seven people have lost their lives in fatal fires in Jefferson Parish. The most recent one happened Sunday morning, at around 3:20 AM, on the 4300 block of Anthony Street in Metairie.  Jefferson Parish fire officials say firefighters arrived on scene within five minutes, to find the fire fully involved. "A lot of fire, a lot of destruction when they got there," said Jefferson Parish Fire Chief Dave Tibbetts. "A primary search was made. A...

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    Since the end of October, seven people have lost their lives in fatal fires in Jefferson Parish. The most recent one happened Sunday morning, at around 3:20 AM, on the 4300 block of Anthony Street in Metairie.  Jefferson Parish fire officials say firefighters arrived on scene within five minutes, to find the fire fully involved. "A lot of fire, a lot of destruction when they got there," said Jefferson Parish Fire Chief Dave Tibbetts. "A primary search was made. A...

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  • Juan's World: Saints ground Jets, look to Falcons rematch

    Juan's World: Saints ground Jets, look to Falcons rematch

    The Saints meet up with the Falcons on Christmas Eve. Source: Mark LaGrangeThe Saints meet up with the Falcons on Christmas Eve. Source: Mark LaGrange

    Welcome in to Juan's World and as you know, this blog that I do is strictly an opinion piece with a few facts sprinkled in here and there. So, with that in mind, I'm under the opinion that the Saints should've been 'expected' to look past the Jets to next weeks rematch with the Falcons. How could they not look ahead to Atlanta coming to the dome next Sunday. And before you go all 'One Game at a Time' on me, think for a second. You're supposed to beat the Jets, who came in 5-8 and wi...

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    Welcome in to Juan's World and as you know, this blog that I do is strictly an opinion piece with a few facts sprinkled in here and there. So, with that in mind, I'm under the opinion that the Saints should've been 'expected' to look past the Jets to next weeks rematch with the Falcons. How could they not look ahead to Atlanta coming to the dome next Sunday. And before you go all 'One Game at a Time' on me, think for a second. You're supposed to beat the Jets, who came in 5-8 and wi...

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  • John McCain returns home to AZ; will miss vote on tax bill

    John McCain returns home to AZ; will miss vote on tax bill

    Sunday, December 17 2017 4:12 PM EST2017-12-17 21:12:27 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 9:53 PM EST2017-12-18 02:53:49 GMT

    McCain had been hospitalized due to complications from treatment for brain cancer.

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    McCain had been hospitalized due to complications from treatment for brain cancer.

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  • Brees recognizes too many missed opportunities in Jets game

    Brees recognizes too many missed opportunities in Jets game

    Brandon Coleman lost two fumbles in the Jets game. Source: Nola.comBrandon Coleman lost two fumbles in the Jets game. Source: Nola.com

    Three turnovers against the lowly Jets can still get you a win in this league. Numerous giveaways against the Eagles, Vikings, Rams, or Panthers might not give you the same result in the standings. The Saints end the season with the Falcons and the Bucs. If they want to end the 2017 regular season campaign on a win streak, things need to be cleaned up. "Two fumbles, and at times you're going to score. I just think that's happened too many times to us this year. We're knocking a...

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    Three turnovers against the lowly Jets can still get you a win in this league. Numerous giveaways against the Eagles, Vikings, Rams, or Panthers might not give you the same result in the standings. The Saints end the season with the Falcons and the Bucs. If they want to end the 2017 regular season campaign on a win streak, things need to be cleaned up. "Two fumbles, and at times you're going to score. I just think that's happened too many times to us this year. We're knocking a...

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  • Payton on Jets game: 'I thought it was sloppy'

    Payton on Jets game: 'I thought it was sloppy'

    Despite a sloppy performance, Michael Thomas shined for the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrangeDespite a sloppy performance, Michael Thomas shined for the Saints. Source: Mark LaGrange
    The Saints racked up three turnovers, flagged for 92 yards in penalties, and still beat the Jets 31-19. Brandon Coleman lost two fumbles in Jets territory, and Drew Brees threw an interception inside his own 20. It was no doubt ugly, but the Saints still got a "W." They lead the NFC South via tiebreaker over the Panthers with a 10-4 record. "I didn't feel like it was one of our better games. Nonetheless, we were able to do what we had to do win a game. We got to elim...more>>
    The Saints racked up three turnovers, flagged for 92 yards in penalties, and still beat the Jets 31-19. Brandon Coleman lost two fumbles in Jets territory, and Drew Brees threw an interception inside his own 20. It was no doubt ugly, but the Saints still got a "W." They lead the NFC South via tiebreaker over the Panthers with a 10-4 record. "I didn't feel like it was one of our better games. Nonetheless, we were able to do what we had to do win a game. We got to elim...more>>
  • Saints survive sloppy performance, beat Jets 31-19

    Saints survive sloppy performance, beat Jets 31-19

    Mark Ingram scored on a 1-yard touchdown. Source: Mark LaGrangeMark Ingram scored on a 1-yard touchdown. Source: Mark LaGrange

    Brandon Coleman lost two fumbles inside the Jets 30-yard line. Drew Brees threw an interception inside the Saints own 20. The Black and Gold lost offensive guard Larry Warford with a concussion right before half. All off these negatives, and the Saints still beat the Jets, 24-19. The Jets came into the contest with a 5-8 record, and played without their starting quarterback. A weakened New York squad no doubt helped out with the final outcome.  Brees went 25-of-35 passing for 2...

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    Brandon Coleman lost two fumbles inside the Jets 30-yard line. Drew Brees threw an interception inside the Saints own 20. The Black and Gold lost offensive guard Larry Warford with a concussion right before half. All off these negatives, and the Saints still beat the Jets, 24-19. The Jets came into the contest with a 5-8 record, and played without their starting quarterback. A weakened New York squad no doubt helped out with the final outcome.  Brees went 25-of-35 passing for 2...

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  • Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set 'to rock'

    Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set 'to rock'

    Saturday, December 16 2017 3:16 AM EST2017-12-16 08:16:02 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 2:30 PM EST2017-12-17 19:30:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, is pursued by reporters in the Capitol after signing the conference committee report to advance the GOP tax bill, in Washington, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, is pursued by reporters in the Capitol after signing the conference committee report to advance the GOP tax bill, in Washington, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.

    Republicans working to execute their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency appear to have secured the votes to pass a massive tax overhaul that Trump hoped to present to Americans. 

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    Republicans working to execute their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency appear to have secured the votes to pass a massive tax overhaul that Trump hoped to present to the American people for Christmas.

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  • House fire in Metairie leaves a woman dead

    House fire in Metairie leaves a woman dead

    Source: Nola.comSource: Nola.com

    The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office says an early morning fire in Metairie has left a woman dead. 

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    The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office says an early morning fire in Metairie has left a woman dead. 

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  • WR Ted Ginn among inactives for Saints-Jets

    WR Ted Ginn among inactives for Saints-Jets

    Ted Ginn is out with a rib injury. (Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8).Ted Ginn is out with a rib injury. (Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8).
    Saints wide receiver Ted Ginn, Jr. (rib) is among the inactives for the Saints-Jets matchup today in the Dome. Offensive lineman Andrus peat is active for the contest today. Other inactives for the Black and Gold: Jonathan Williams, A.J. Klein, Cameron Tom, Austin Carr, Trey Hendrickson, Jonathan Freeny. The Saints are 16-point favorites over the Jets. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
    Saints wide receiver Ted Ginn, Jr. (rib) is among the inactives for the Saints-Jets matchup today in the Dome. Offensive lineman Andrus peat is active for the contest today. Other inactives for the Black and Gold: Jonathan Williams, A.J. Klein, Cameron Tom, Austin Carr, Trey Hendrickson, Jonathan Freeny. The Saints are 16-point favorites over the Jets. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.more>>
  • Man shot to death on Elysian Fields Ave.

    Man shot to death on Elysian Fields Ave.

    Source: RaycomSource: Raycom

    The New Orleans Police Department says a man was shot to death Sunday morning on Elysian Fields Avenue.

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    The New Orleans Police Department says a man was shot to death Sunday morning on Elysian Fields Avenue.

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  • The Extra Point: Sit or Start Week 15

    The Extra Point: Sit or Start Week 15

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    By now, as we’re into round two of the fantasy football playoffs, you’ve either established yourself as one of the powers in your league or gotten really lucky week after week. But that’s the beauty of fantasy football. All it takes is luck.

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    By now, as we’re into round two of the fantasy football playoffs, you’ve either established yourself as one of the powers in your league or gotten really lucky week after week. But that’s the beauty of fantasy football. All it takes is luck.

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  • After Alabama, abortion may be backseat issue in 2018 races

    After Alabama, abortion may be backseat issue in 2018 races

    Saturday, December 16 2017 12:06 PM EST2017-12-16 17:06:09 GMT
    Sunday, December 17 2017 10:40 AM EST2017-12-17 15:40:29 GMT

    Both Democratic and Republican operatives say abortion may take a backseat to other issues in 2018 now that conservative Alabama has elected a Democrat who supports abortion rights.

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    Both Democratic and Republican operatives say abortion may take a backseat to other issues in 2018 now that conservative Alabama has elected a Democrat who supports abortion rights.

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