JPSO: Woman and suspect dead following murder and deputy-involved shooting

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is on the scene of a homicide and fatal deputy-involved shooting in Avondale.

  FOX 8 Gr8 neighbor delivers comfort to Hurricane Laura victims

  Doctors are concerned about a second wave of COVID-19 cases this Winter

Former Gov. Mike Foster in hospice care

LSU’s fate rests in how quickly they can improve defensively

Little things make the difference in Saints’ sluggish start

Hancock High forfeits football game due to possible COVID-19 exposure

Continued Coverage

  Judge Barrett would help decide high-profile cases soon after being confirmed to the Supreme Court; legal experts weigh in

  Saints tests safety protocols on 750 people allowed inside the Superdome last Sunday

  LSU full schedule released; TV schedule updated

  VIDEO: Crews cutting steel sparked fire at Hard Rock collapse site

  Fall has arrived

Taylor Swift breaks Whitney Houston’s Billboard charts record

Gov. Edwards requests federal disaster declaration for La. fisheries impacted by Hurricane Laura

The impacted parishes were home to nearly 2,500 commercial fishermen and over 100 wholesale dealers

Plaquemines Parish President Kirk Lepine tests positive for COVID-19

Lepine is self-isolating at home

Nicondra: A strong front pushing in today

Muggy and warm conditions with highs making it into the middle to upper 80s today will be replaced as winds shift to the north and cooler air filters in. Some locations will drop into the 60s by this evening.

LDH: 236 new cases of COVID-19 reported Monday

The state, with the exception of Orleans Parish, has entered Phase 3 of Coronavirus recovery

It’s in the air we breathe: Microplastic in the atmosphere prompts new study at LSU

  WATCH: Celebration in the Oaks 2020 to be driving tour only

190 new COVID-19 cases, 2 new deaths reported Monday in Mississippi

Kamara: ‘We all have to do more;’ Saints lose back-to-back games for the first time in three seasons

NOPD: 9 guns, including two reported stolen, confiscated from Central City home

NOPD: Man shot and killed in N.O. East Sunday night

  Shelby: Cold Front Coming!

Our first Fall front is due to arrive later today! We will be warm and humid ahead of the front with highs hitting the upper 80s in the early afternoon. As the front passes, we’ll see a few storms and a sharp drop in temperatures by the evening hours. Breezy and cooler conditions are on tap for Tue

LSU officials identify dormitory on campus as high risk area for coronavirus; students mandated to take test

LSU researchers have started testing wastewater from dorms to measure the amount of COVID-19 flowing through campus and identify potential hot spots.

  Coach Orgeron shoulders the blame on LSU loss: “Put it on me”

LSU hits the road to face Vanderbilt this Saturday

Future uncertain for City Park as financial concerns grow amid pandemic

Concerns about the future of City Park deepen as the park continues to lose revenue during the pandemic.

NOPD: Police investigating shooting that left one female juvenile injured

She arrived at a local hospital at around 8:14 p.m. on Sunday night.

Saints hold the edge at halftime

Packers (2-0) at Saints (1-1)

  Continued disappointment for fans, businesses after another no-fans Saints home game

Saints Sunday looked very different with only family and friends allowed inside the dome for the game. Businesses in the say without fans, it was almost painfully noticeable.

Davenport and Thomas out again for the Saints

Packers (2-0) at Saints (1-1)

NOPD: Man injured in shooting near N. Broad Street

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in the 2700 block of Ursulines Street.

  Nicondra: Temps drop 20 degrees Monday evening

There’s plenty of moisture still around so we could see some fog again Monday morning depending on how breezy and cloudy it is early. Most of the day will will be warm once again starting out in the upper 60s and low 70s with highs in the 80s, but a cold front drops temps significantly.

Joe Montana, wife block attempted kidnapping of grandchild

Authorities say Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana and his wife confronted a home intruder who attempted to kidnap their grandchild over the weekend in California.

The Extra Point: Start or Sit Week 3

A look at who's hot and who's not going into Sunday's pivotal week three match-ups.

LSU plummets 14 spots in AP Poll, tumbles 12 spots in Coaches Poll

The defending national champion LSU Tigers dropped from No. 6 to No. 20 in the AP Top 25 Poll and fell from No. 5 to No. 17 in the Coaches Poll after losing to Mississippi State on Saturday.

Thousands march in Washington to pray and show Trump support

Thousands of people have packed the National Mall in downtown Washington to pray and show their support for President Donald Trump.

  Louisiana lawmakers begin special session Monday; COVID-19, Laura relief on the agenda

Louisiana lawmakers will convene at the capitol Monday, September 28 for a special session to address key issues

182 new COVID-19 cases, 8 new deaths reported Sunday in Mississippi

22 new cases and no new deaths were reported in South Mississippi on Sunday

NOPD officer arrested for inappropriate relationship with minor

NOPD Senior Police Officer Rodney Vicknair was charged for engaging in an inappropriate relationship with an underage minor.

  Zack: Summer feel on the way out soon

It’s now only hours away as the long awaited first front of fall has started its march across the nation and will arrive in our area late Monday.

NOPD: Woman fatally struck by vehicle in Downtown New Orleans

The incident occurred in the 1200 block of Poydras Street at around 10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26.

  ‘A source of pride,’ Metairie native nominated for empty SCOTUS seat

As the president stepped out onto the Rose Garden, judge Amy Coney Barrett stood by his side, her family following closely behind.

Fans describe Saturday outside Tiger Stadium as ‘weird’ and ‘quiet’

The words ‘weird’ and ‘quiet’ were used pretty often on Saturday, Sept. 26 to describe the scene outside Tiger Stadium.

  Nicondra: First Real Fall Front Getting Closer

We will finish the weekend out with rather pleasant conditions as temperatures hover around average in the middle 80s with just a stray shower or two around. The big change comes late Monday as the first true fall front pushes through the region.

How Trump, Biden are preparing for first presidential debate

For some, the debates represent the most important moments in the 2020 campaign’s closing days, a rare opportunity for millions of voters to compare the candidates' policies and personalities side-by-side on prime-time television.

  LSU arrives for their home opener against Miss. St.

Miss. St. at LSU, 2:30 p.m.

645 new COVID-19 cases, 17 new deaths reported Saturday in Mississippi

75 new cases and no new deaths were reported in South Mississippi on Saturday

LSU CB Derek Stingley released from hospital after getting ‘acutely ill’

All-American cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. was discharged from a Baton Rouge hospital Saturday night, according to a message 9Sports received from his dad, Derek Stingley Sr.

Who’s starting for the LSU Tigers against Miss. St.

Miss. State at LSU, 2:30 p.m.

  WWII vet celebrates 100th birthday with his first birthday party ever

Because of his religion, he hasn’t had a birthday party for himself or others.

  Zack: Few showers this weekend; crisp fall air next week

The countdown to the first real cold front of the season is on and we are now only days away from officially ending summer weather around here.

NOPD investigating a shooting in the Central Business District

New Orleans police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured in the Central Business District.

NOPD investigating shooting in Village De l’Est

Officers responded to a report of shots fired around 3:04 a.m. in the 4900 block of Henri Drive early Saturday morning.

NOPD investigating a shooting in Holly Grove

Officers responded to a report of shots fired around 11:24 p.m. in the 8900 block of Olive Street late Friday night.

Tornado touches down in Myrtle Beach, sends beach chairs flying

A tornado touched down in Myrtle Beach Friday afternoon.

  Louisiana Secretary of State issues absentee voting tutorial; Democrats allege voter suppression tactics in the state

Voting rights advocates say the state should make it as easy as possible for people to vote during the pandemic and beyond that.

LSU fans adapting to new ways to tailgate

LSU fans are adapting.

  La. native is Trump’s choice for Supreme Court says CNN; political analyst reacts

President Trump is to make his formal announcement of his choice on Saturday afternoon.

  Trump expected to announce conservative Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Republicans are expecting President Donald Trump to announce Saturday that he is nominating Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court as he aims to put a historic stamp on the high court just weeks before the election.

The Golden Band from Tigerland prepares for game day

Less than a day away the Golden Band from Tigerland will perform again for everyone in Louisiana.

  State investigates suspension of virtual learning student for having a BB gun in his home

State Attorney General Jeff Landry says he’s alarmed that a school claimed a 4th-grade virtual learner violated a federal weapons law and suspended that student for six days.

To-go alcoholic drinks resume in Orleans Parish at 5 p.m. on Friday

Restaurants are permitted to serve to-go alcoholic drinks through drive-thru, take out and curbside pickup beginning 5 p.m. on Friday.

Donated ticket keeps 86-year-old LSU fan’s 433-game attendance streak alive

An LSU fan has donated four seats for Saturday’s season opener to an 86-year-old Tiger fan who gave up his tickets for the first time in 66 years because of the new coronavirus occupancy rules.

  Revelers: Where 2021 Mardi Gras stands during COVID-19

About Mardi Gras in 2021 ...

Countdown to the cold front

Weekend stays warm

SBSO: Police arrest two girls, ages 15 and 11, in connection to Arabi vehicle thefts

Two teen girls, ages 15 and 11, were booked on Friday, Sept. 25 with simple robbery, two counts of theft of a motor vehicle and one count of theft.

St. Tammany Parish deputies seize 54 pounds of cocaine during traffic stop

St. Tammany Parish sheriff's deputies arrested the man outside of Slidell with cocaine hidden in a toolbox compartment.

  Hurricane Season 2020: Living life in the cone

If it felt like this hurricane season we lived life inside the cone of uncertainty, it’s because we did.

Louisiana: 698 new COVID-19 cases, 21 deaths reported Friday, Sept. 25

The Louisiana Dept. of Health is reporting more than 163,900 cases of Coronavirus in the state.

What fans need to know before LSU season opener

It’s the game day fans have been waiting on!

Miss. physicians, doctors encourage Mississippians to vote 'NO’ against Initiative 65

The Mississippi State Medical Association (MSMA) and American Medical Association (AMA) are urging Mississippians to vote “NO” on Initiative Measure No. 65 this November.

  Benadryl Challenge: FDA warns public about overconsuming allergy medicine

The Food and Drug Administration is warning the public about serious side effects when overconsuming diphenhydramine because of the popularity of the “Benadryl Challenge” social media trend.

  State investigates suspension of virtual learning student seen with BB gun

The state's attorney general calls the case "absurd" and said he is taking a deep dive into why the boy was suspended.

722 new COVID-19 cases, 20 new deaths reported Friday in Mississippi

76 new cases and 2 new deaths were reported in South Mississippi on Friday

Celebration of Life for Remy Hidalgo scheduled for Saturday

Family and friends will celebrate the life of Remy Hidalgo at Jacket Stadium.

Shelby: Warm Weekend Ahead of First Fall Front

Clouds will give way to some peeks of sunshine today with highs in the low 80s. Over the weekend, we’ll warm up with highs reaching the mid to upper 80s. A stray shower can’t be ruled out, but most will stay dry.Our first true Fall front will arrive early next week!

  4th grade virtual learner gets suspended for having a BB gun in his bedroom

9-year-old Ka Mauri Harrison is a 4th grader at Woodmere Elementary, and this year he’s a virtual learner so his classroom is his bedroom.

Accused rapist, 15, faces $2 million bond in elderly Mississippi woman’s attack

A 15-year-old is being held in Humphreys County on $2 million dollar bond in connection with the brutal rape of an elderly Isola resident with dementia.

Krewe of Oshun first Carnival krewe to cancel its 2021 Mardi Gras parade

The captain of the krewe says it made the decision because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

One month after Hurricane Laura, many SWLA residents await help while living in tents

While the storm is long over, the struggles for many in Southwest Louisiana are not.