La. representatives respond to summary of Mueller investigation

As expected, the delegation is split down the party-line as to what the report should mean.

9 labor and delivery nurses at Maine hospital are expecting at same time

Not only do the nurses help new moms bring their little ones into the world, but at least nine of them are pregnant too. All are due between April and July.

TOP STORIES

State Police: Pedestrian killed after being hit by a car while crossing Boutte street

  NOPD: Man went on a violent crime spree before shooting man in French Quarter 18 times

1 dead in fatal Covington house fire

  Gayle Benson needs other NFL owners help to avoid plays like “NOLA no-call” in the future

Tangi sheriff releases names of couple found shot to death during welfare check

Sheriff’s deputies discovered two people with fatal gunshot wounds during a welfare check in Ponchatoula.
  • National

  Michael Avenatti charged with trying to extort millions from Nike

Spokesman Ciaran McEvoy says the lawyer best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump faces federal charges in New York and California.

Trial for Chalmette couple accused of failing to deliver furniture continued

  17 people displaced after New Orleans 5-alarm fire

NOPD: Woman steals thousands from man at hotel

  “NOLA no-call” will be a hot topic at the NFL Owners’ Meetings this week in Phoenix

  Meeting planned to discuss new funding for City Park

Coast Guard responds to loose barges in Mississippi River after collision

  Louisiana representatives react to Mueller report

Louisiana governor, Saints owner among Loyola honorees

  • LSU

LSU gymnastics ends regular season ranked No. 3

The Southeastern Conference champions, LSU gymnastics heads into NCAA postseason action ranked as the third team in the nation. The squad has a National Qualifying Score (NQS) of 197.810.

WE INVESTIGATE

Trial for Chalmette couple accused of failing to deliver furniture continued

A St. Bernard Parish judge continued the trial Monday of a Chalmette couple that has been the focus of several FOX 8 Defender investigations.

Former North Shore DA Walter Reed wants extension before reporting to prison

Walter Reed wants a two week delay because of a medical situation.

  Zurik: Recipient of questionable court funds drops off check, cash at courthouse

One recipient of questionable spending during a court clerk's final days in office drops off check and cash after a FOX 8 Investigation. Meanwhile, the court has sent findings of a financial audit to law enforcement to review.

  FOX 8 Defenders: Tips on protecting your personal, financial and tax info

  State Police: Covington bail bondsman arrested for human trafficking, rape

  Zurik: Audit suggests possible criminal investigation of former court clerk

SPORTS

  Gayle Benson needs other NFL owners help to avoid plays like “NOLA no-call” in the future

LSU Baseball: March 25 National Polls

The Tigers are 17-7 overall and 4-2 in SEC play after splitting four games last week, including an SEC series loss to Georgia.

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Tulane Police: 3 arrested after door to student’s dorm lit on fire

Morgan Freeman converts his Mississippi ranch into a honeybee sanctuary

NOPD investigating shooting on Decatur St., suspect arrested

NOFD: Man rescued after jumping into Mississippi River during Buku Fest

NOPD: Man shot in the leg in New Orleans East

The shooting was reported in the 5700 block of Crowder Boulevard shortly before 7:45 p.m.
  • National

  Trump declares victory now, but legal perils not over

Federal and state investigators in New York are deep into investigations of their own into Trump and those in his orbit, probes that some observers have long viewed as every bit as menacing as Mueller's two-year look into possible collusion with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election.

NOPD: Man shot in the leg in New Orleans East

  ‘I’ll treasure all my memories with her': Victims of Terrytown quadruple murder laid to rest

New Orleans man indicted on arson, murder in mother’s death

Slidell ex-postal worker admits to theft of checks, gift cards, cash

COAST IN CRISIS

  One million cypress and Tupelo seeds could help revive Louisiana’s forests

A test program involves planting cypress forests by air.

  State plans for river diversions spark a ‘mud fight’ over coastal restoration

The Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority is studying nearly doubling the output of the Mid-Breton Sediment Diversion Project on the east bank of Plaquemines Parish