Grim find: 39 dead in 1 of UK’s worst trafficking cases

The truck's driver — a 25-year-old man from Northern Ireland — was arrested on suspicion of murder.

Soto, Nationals top Cole, Astros 5-4 in World Series opener

The Nats had a week off after sweeping St. Louis in the NL Championship Series and easily answered any worries about whether the layoff would result in rest or rust.

TOP STORIES

  City’s top administrator discusses expenses incurred by the city due to the Hard Rock Hotel collapse

  ’The prices have really gone up:’ Oyster shortage forces restaurant owners to spike prices or take them off menu

City releases updates to Hard Rock street closures and evacuation zone

La. attorney general calls for crackdown on illegal online alcohol sales

S&WB selected for $111 million federal loan to restore sewer system

The Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans won a major federal water infrastructure loan to help restore sanitary sewer system.
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  Birmingham Police believe body of kidnapped 3-year-old Kamille McKinney found in landfill

Birmingham Police have located the body of Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney.

  It’s No. 9 vs. No. 2: The Auburn Tigers ready for big road test against the others Tigers

Man arrested for allegedly leaving child in car while he worked overnight

Gumbo beer? You’ll soon get a chance to try it for yourself

NOPD investigating early morning homicide

Terrytown shooting leaves one man injured

NOPD arrests man accused of beating, strangling and shooting woman

  Engineer estimates weeks until remains recovered from Hard Rock collapse site

  Some downtown businesses lose profits due to construction site collapse on Canal Street

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  Man struck, killed by car seconds after pushing fiancée to safety

Deputies say the driver showed no signs of impairment at the scene, but a full investigation is underway.

WE INVESTIGATE

  Fake Filters? Made-up addresses, strange receipts and copycat websites reveal knock-offs on the market

After several strange clues, a Michigan father questions whether his water filters are authentic. Experts say counterfeit filters are a growing problem in the United States.

  Empty Field of Dreams: Vendors still waiting for payment from field’s contractor

Tens of thousands of dollars are still owed to several companies who did work in the planning stages of the 9th Ward Field of Dreams, a football stadium proposed for the 9th Ward of New Orleans. To date, little to no visible work has been done on the stadium’s proposed site.

  ‘This is crazy. We’re living in fear:' Lakeview residents say vehicle break-ins are worsening

Some Lakeview residents say their neighborhoods have been targeted multiple times in recent months.

  Suspect shot by detail officer at Saks Fifth Avenue appears in court

  Jefferson Parish residents get opportunity to resolve water bill issues

SPORTS

Soto, Nationals top Cole, Astros 5-4 in World Series opener

  Jeff Duncan: Saints are best they’ve ever been in the trenches

There was a time not long ago when the Saints were considered a finesse team. They lived and died on the aerial wizardry of Drew Brees’ golden arm and Sean Payton’s beautiful mind. If they couldn’t beat you with their high-flying passing attack, they usually couldn’t beat you at all.

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JPSO makes arrest in River Ridge attempted kidnapping

Man found stabbed to death in Milan neighborhood

  Crew moves Wicked set out of Saenger; Tourists say they were on and off evacuated throughout weekend

  City official gives update on Hard Rock crane implosion, recovery

  Man accused in fatal crash on Esplanade avenue admits guilt to most charges against him

Toney’s accused of being drunk when he drove his car into nine bicyclists on Esplanade Avenue on the night of the Endymion parade.
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  Officer fired over video showing family held at gunpoint after 4-year-old took doll from store

A disciplinary review board had recommended the Phoenix officer receive a six-week suspension.

  Nicondra: After the rain we get a Fall feel for the week

Ala. student pleads not guilty to alleged bomb threat against Tiger Stadium

FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Southbound Causeway reopened following accident

Zion Williamson expected to miss 6-to-8 weeks with torn meniscus

COAST IN CRISIS

  A high stakes water fight waging over Louisiana’s most expensive coastal projects

The Bonnet Carre Spillway opening has fueled debate over proposed sediment diversions in Louisiana

  Millions of dump trucks worth of river sand build new land along Louisiana coast

Beneficial use of dredge material from the Mississippi River is creating new land in Louisiana's delta