Cantrell doubles down, responds to criticism against bond and tax propositions

November 16th, New Orleans residents will vote on three different propositions, all that would allow the city to use those dollars to improve local infrastructure.

Coast Guard searching for Slidell man missing in water near Empire

  New FOX 8 poll shows how Edwards & Rispone stack up with different groups of voters and statewide

  ‘My whole body was shaken up:' Resident recounts close call when an SUV crashed into her house

Man shot to death in Harvey

Nicondra: Major cold front takes over tonight

Student charged with terrorizing at East St. John High School

Continued Coverage

  New airport terminal lines die down after busy holiday weekend

NOPD: Woman sought for stealing $12,000 worth of jewelry from hotel room

FOX 8 Exclusive Gubernatorial Runoff Poll

LSU Coach Ed Orgeron press conference previewing Ole Miss

Free flu shot clinics across Louisiana scheduled during November

Rummel, Lakeshore, St. James, and West St. John grab 1-seeds in LHSAA football playoffs

  Temperatures to plunge as Arctic air dives south

We’ll enjoy one more mild day before the coldest air of the season arrives!

  State sees another high turnout as early voting for run-offs end

Louisiana saw another high turnout for early voting with nearly 490,000 votes across the state.

  Lakeview residents wake up to find windows of multiple vehicles smashed out

Residents on Hawthorne Place near Canal Boulevard say they awoke this morning around 7 a.m. to find police officers talking to neighbors and dusting for fingerprints.

  Saints fans react to disappointing loss against Falcons

Saints fans filed out of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome after a disappointing loss to their division rivals the Atlanta Falcons.

  Falcons shock the Saints in the dome

  Be prepared for frigid air diving south

NOPD: Two males shot in New Orleans East

LSU solidifies No. 1 ranking in Garland Gillen’s AP poll

CB Patrick Robinson among Saints inactives against the Falcons

  Deuce McAllister spotlights area for improvement as Saints look to win 7th straight

State Police: Impaired driver killed in Assumption crash

The crash killed 65-year-old Gary Hebert of Paincourtville

Missing 14-year-old last seen in New Orleans East

Kayla Chelsea was last seen Saturday morning in the 4800 block of Bright Drive

Zack: Sunny skies continue; Arctic cold on the way

The perfect weekend of weather continues for Sunday as sunny skies dominate with mild temperatures expected.

  LSU fans go wild after thrilling win against Alabama

It didn’t seem to matter the game was in Tuscaloosa. We found LSU and Alabama fans from across the south enjoying the SEC rivalry in New Orleans.

Pelicans overcome 26 turnovers to beat Hornets 115-110

The Pelicans played without Lonzo Ball, who missed the game with a right abductor sprain.

Man pops ‘Baby Trump’ balloon in Tuscaloosa

The 20-foot-high, 13-foot-wide balloon depicts the president as a baby.

Tigers welcomed back to Baton Rouge with cheers, applause after win over Alabama

The LSU football team was greeted by loved ones and fans upon their return to Baton Rouge Saturday, Nov. 9 after defeating Alabama.

  LSU holds off Alabama to remain undefeated

LSU and Alabama proved to be a heavyweight fight in Bryant-Denny Stadium.

GAME UPDATES: LSU faces Alabama in historic matchup in Tuscaloosa

The game starts at 2:30 p.m. and airs on CBS.

  Falcons fans hopeful for a victory Sunday, but acknowledge team’s dismal record

Falcons fans didn’t shy away from their less than spectacular season up to this point. They say quieting the Who Dat’s is it’s own kind of victory.

Man arrested in kidnapping of 4 kids in Washington Parish; woman sought

The Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested Joshua Michael Abelseth Friday night

LaPlace boil water advisory lifted

All Laplace water customers can resume normal water use.

NOPD searching for missing teenager

The NOPD is searching for 17-year-old Hellashcious Spears

  Coach Payton is ‘absolutely’ pulling for LSU against Alabama

Ed Orgeron coached defensive line for the Saints under Payton

Zack: Sunny skies, pleasantly cool temperatures this weekend

Hopefully you have weekend plans outdoors as the weather will be just about perfect to enjoy outside.

  Former football player injured in ATV accident returns to alma mater

It was senior night at Archbishop Hannan High School, but the running back honored during their game against Albany is a graduate.

  Travel headaches continue at new airport terminal

A number of travelers flying out of New Orleans found out their bags got lost somewhere along the way.

  Zurik: Claims made by Field of Dreams Board refuted by NFL, School Board

Board members of the 9th Ward Field of Dreams tried to explain to alumni how nearly a million dollars was spent by the group with no field to show for it. However, the claims made by the board don’t line up with responses by the National Football League and Orleans Parish School Board.

The Extra Point Week 10: Waiver wire key additions

Check to see who gets dropped before locking in your roster for the week.

  Tiger fans arrive in Tuscaloosa for LSU’s match up against Alabama

LSU fans are arriving in Alabama today and soon they’ll pack area RV parks around Tuscaloosa.

  St. Tammany voters to choose between Pat Brister and Mike Cooper in the parish president’s race

The candidates in the St. Tammany Parish president's race talk about their priorities for the parish.

  Flu cases continue to rise, doctors say kids are hit the hardest

Doctors say most patients reporting flu-like illnesses are kids.

  More teens could be charged after Helen Cox High School protest

School officials say what turned into a large protest started over a dress code violation when a student was asked to remover her hoodie.

Rivalry Weekend: LSU & Saints Forecast

Perfect weather expected for all of your football activities this weekend.

Suspect in Aniah Blanchard disappearance to be brought to Alabama

Ibraheem Yazeed is being transported back to Alabama after appearing in an Escambia County, Florida courtroom Friday afternoon.

  Baggage issues continue at new Armstrong International terminal

The frustration grows for travelers arriving and leaving from the new Armstrong International Airport terminal.

  David: A beautiful weekend ahead

The jacket weather has returned just in time for the weekend and with sunny skies returning, it will be a beauty to enjoy outdoors.

Slidell man sentenced to 15 years for crimes against juveniles

On June 1, 2017, Turpin picked up the children who were under the pretense that they would be attending his son’s birthday party at his home.

  State Senator Wesley Bishop charged with making a false statement to federal agency

State Senator Wesley Bishop has been charged by federal authorities for making a false statement to a federal agency.According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Bishop made a false statement to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

15-year-old girl reported missing from the Holly Grove area

Jasmine Chambliss was last seen on Nov. 4 after having an altercation with her grandmother at their residence in the 8400 block of Nelson Street

NOPD searching for 16-year-old runaway

Moore has ran away previously and was last seen wearing green-colored fatigues, according to a report from NOPD.

Lousiana Gov. Edwards makes friendly wager ahead of LSU vs. Alabama game

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards is taking the time out to make a friendly wager over the big game this weekend with Alabama Governor Kay Ivy.

4 La. children kidnapped by parents who lost custody; last seen in Alabama

Washington Parish sheriff’s deputies are looking for four kidnapped children and their kidnappers.

13-year-old arrested with gun at Mandeville Jr. High School

Police arrested a 13-year-old student at Mandeville Jr. High School on Friday (Nov. 8).

Famed Louisiana author Ernest Gaines dies; funeral service details announced

Author, Ernest J. Gaines, passed away at the age of 86 on Tuesday, Nov. 5, officials with the Pointe Coupee Parish Coroner’s Office confirmed.

Teenager shoots herself in leg at school bus stop, NOPD says

A 13-year-old girl shot herself in the leg at a school bus stop in the St. Roch area, according to New Orleans police.

Sec. 642: Man, Teddy’s trippin.’ He wants his bike back ... You know he wouldn’t trip

Saints backup quarterback needs a lift to work.

  Day 3: Police try to move traffic through choke points near airport

Kenner police will try to alleviate traffic issues near the entrance to the new airport terminal near Loyola Dr. and Veterans Memorial Blvd. where officers will be monitoring the area during those peak hours.

Laplace water lines repaired; customers will remain under boil water advisory

Residents in Laplace will be without water overnight as crews in St. John the Baptist Parish make emergency repairs to the city’s main water line.

  Shelby: Beautiful Weekend On Tap

Clouds will hang around today with a cool breeze keeping temperatures in the upper 50s and low 60s. Tonight, the clouds will break up allowing for temperatures to fall to the mid 30s north of the Lake and mid 40s south by Saturday morning.

  Baggage, ride share troubles plague new airport terminal’s second day

The plane ride to vacation is generally an exciting one, until passengers arrive but find their bag did not.

  Hiking to a Crown

The Triple Crown is a fabled summit in sports, a seemingly impossible trio of wins in horse racing and an even more impressive collection of batting stats in baseball, but when it comes to hiking, few people have ever achieved that summit, known as the Triple Crown.

Bama fans ready to take on LSU

On the Alabama campus, students are saying the matchup with LSU is make or break for the football season.

  Passengers deal with long waits for cabs, ride sharing services at new terminal

Some travelers say they’re furious because it’s taking way too long to get a taxi or ride sharing car at the new

Veteran surprised with new car

It takes a special person to put their life on the line for someone else. Beverly Reed served 20 years in the Air Force. She received a new car after running into transportation problems recently.

  Edwards and Rispone file new campaign finance reports; respond to LMA questionnaire

The candidates for governor have filed new campaign finance reports as election day nears.

  ‘A lot more traffic than we’ve ever seen before’: Businessowners worry how airport traffic will impact them

Some customers and residents in Kenner worry about traffic on Loyola drive, others believe it may be good for business.

  Body camera footage released of police shootout

he NOPD released body worn camera footage from the October 28 incident involving a shootout between officers and burglary suspects.

NOPD: Suspect sought for vehicle and home burglary

The man successfully entered the residence and removed money, video game systems, and jewelry from the home.

Helen Cox student arrested after protest leads to fights, vandalism

Jefferson Parish Schools sent out a letter to parents stating that several students walked out of class during a planned protest after a student was asked to take off her hooded sweatshirt.

  Two fronts to send us an early winter chill

Hopefully you had a chance to enjoy the last warm day we will see over the next several days as a series of cold fronts keeps our temperatures trending down.

PPSO arrests four in connection with distribution of methamphetamine

Deputies with the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office have arrested four people in connection with the distribution of crystal meth.

Man injured in Houma shooting

The 26-year-old man was shot in Houma on Wednesday night while seated in his vehicle.

Slaughter fire chief resigns after fight at gas station with police officer

Slaughter fire chief Billy Poche has resigned after snapchat video captured a gas station scuffle between him and a police officer.

  Payton expects Kamara ‘to be ready to play’ against the Falcons

Kamara has missed the last two games for the Black and Gold

Corrections deputy arrested following murder investigation in Thibodeaux

Treyvon Burrell was arrested on two counts of principal to second-degree murder.

  Ride-sharing, cab drivers and passengers face challenges at airport

After a successful launch of the new terminal at Armstrong Airport on Wednesday, some people are still concerned about transportation.

Slidell woman sentenced to life in prison for murder of aunt

A woman who killed her elderly aunt in Slidell has been found guilty of second-degree murder.