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Well known Tangipahoa Parish Elvis impersonator killed by gunshot, authorities confirm

Steele said that the incident occurred last night and that the suspect has been arrested in New Orleans.

Fatal motorcycle accident on Tchoupitoulas, police say

  Shooting incident shuts down I-10, police say

NOPD investigating domestic homicide in Seventh District

Tangipahoa Parish names suspects arrested for home invasion; links arrests to gang activity

  Four suspects arrested, charged with murder in Hammond home invasion case

  Harahan woman killed by gunfire from suspect, Jefferson Parish coroner says

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NOPD addresses rumors related to Warehouse District power outage and fire: “No reports of pipe bombs”

  Troy Carter wins the 2nd Congressional District

  NOPD investigating homicide in the Second District

  Home intruder stabbed to death identified by Tangipahoa Parish officials

  VIDEO: Coast Guard to suspend search and rescue operations at sunset; NTSB investigating

NOPD investigating Seventh Ward homicide

JPSO investigating homicide in Metairie

At about 8:15 pm, deputies were dispatched to the 3600 block of Lausat St. to a report of gunshots in the area. Arriving deputies located a male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

  Dive search and rescue efforts to resume Friday morning at Port Fourchon over 50 hours later for 12 missing crew members

Search and rescue resumes Friday morning for 12 missing crew members in the aftermath of the lift boat disaster at Port Fourchon.

NOPD investigating shooting on Chef Menteur Hwy.

NOPD investigating shooting on Chef Menteur Hwy.

  Flooding in Abita Springs raising concern for some residents

Flooding in Abita Springs

NOPD investigating First District homicide

NOPD investigating shooting in New Orleans East

  Hammond High teacher in custody for sending sexually explicit messages to students

  Basketball coach charged after fight at Loranger High

  Albany High baseball field to be re-named in honor of fallen state trooper

  NOPD: Two dead after shooting in Algiers

  NOPD investigating Seventh Ward homicide

Two shot in the Seventh Ward.

  NOPD investigating homicide in Algiers

NOPD investigating homicide on Blair Street

Bundy Road shooting under investigation

Bundy Road shooting under investigation

  Violent Seventh Ward crimes include one homicide and quadruple shooting

Seventh ward shooting investigated by NOPD.

NOPD investigating homicide on St. Bernard Ave.

Police respond to a shooting death on St. Bernard Ave.

  Man dead after Seventh District shooting

Woman dead after shooting in the Seventh District.

  One dead after Washington Ave. shooting

Officers respond to afternoon shooting on Washington Ave.

UPDATE: Estranged wife that shot man in Hammond turns herself in

Estranged wife attempted to kill husband in Hammond; Police searching for suspect.

  Double shooting in Westwego leaves one juvenile dead; another injured

Westwego Police investigate double shooting.

Tangipahoa Parish responders locate juvenile missing from Hammond campground

Tangipahoa Parish responders find missing juvenile.

Ponchatoula kidnapping suspect found in Florida; boys in protective custody

Ponchatoula kidnapping suspect found in Florida.

Crane crashes into Slidell home; injures 1

Slidell PD responding to crane truck that crashed into home.

  Cassidy, Scalise react to Capitol Building takeover; former FBI agent says there was an ‘intelligence’ failure

A retired FBI official says the intelligence failures must be addressed before Joe Biden is inaugurated.

  Juan’s World: Pelicans Fire Alvin Gentry

Pelicans Fire Alvin Gentry

Court recommendation says emails between the Saints and Archdiocese of New Orleans will remain confidential in church sex abuse lawsuit

Special Master Carolyn Gill Jefferson ruled Thursday that emails between the Saints and the Archdiocese of New Orleans will not be unsealed.

Boil water advisory issued for parts of New Orleans East

The Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans (SWBNO) issued a precautionary boil water advisory for two areas in New Orleans East.

Motorcyclist killed on I-10, struck guardrail

A motorcyclist was killed after striking a guardrail while traveling westbound on I-10, according to New Orleans Police.

NOPD investigating shooting in Leonidas

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in the Leonidas neighborhood early Sunday.

NOPD investigates fatal shooting near Plum Orchard neighborhood

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting near Plum Orchard neighborhood.

NOPD: Investigating shooting in New Orleans East

Police are investigating a shooting in New Orleans East.

  LSU basketball player Wayde Sims killed in shooting near Southern University

LSU basketball player Wayde Sims was killed in an early Friday shooting near Southern University, according to Baton Rouge police.

JPSO releases name of suspect arrested in officer involved shooting

A Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy shot and apprehended a suspect in Marrero.

Harvey firefighter taken to hospital after responding to apartment fire

At around 12:30 this morning, the Harvey Volunteer Fire Company #2 responded to reports of a structure fire on West Chelsea Road in Harvey.

  2 injured in shooting at Hollygrove playground

The shooting was reported shortly after 8 p.m.

CBS head Les Moonves steps down

The longtime CBS chief executive stepped down Sunday amid new allegations of sexual misconduct.

One seriously injured, four transported after vehicle hits pedestrians on LSU campus

The crash happened on campus by the stadium at Nicholson Drive at South Stadium Drive.

Street car involved in crash on St. Charles Avenue

There was a street car accident on St. Charles Friday morning.

  1 dead, 1 injured in Hammond trailer fire

A trailer fire in Hammond left one person dead and another wounded Sunday.

LIVE: P.G.T. Beauregard pedestal removal process continues

Crews are in the process of removing the pedestal that housed the P.G.T. Beauregard Confederate monument.

LIVE: P.G.T. Beauregard pedestal removal process underway

On Wednesday a crew began removing the pedestal where a Confederate monument once stood.

Wildlife and Fisheries cadet dies after collapsing during training

A Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries cadet died Friday in Baton Rouge after collapsing during training.

  Community groups suing council over Entergy plant due in court

Several community groups are suing the New Orleans City Council.

  Contractor error forces Lafayette Academy to temporarily shut down

Lafayette Academy has been temporarily shut down due to a contractor error, according to a statement released on their website.

2700 without power in LaPlace

There are 2700 people without power in LaPlace Wednesday morning.

Deputy injured in shooting on Easter Sunday returns to work

A St. Tammany Parish deputy who was shot on Easter Sunday has returned to work, according to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office.

St. Charles Sheriff's Office searching for man missing since 4th of July

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for help locating a missing man.

VIDEO: Firefighters battle trailer blaze in North Slidell

St. Tammany Fire Protection District #1 is on scene of a trailer fire in North Slidell.

Firefighters battle two-alarm fire in Harvey

Harvey Volunteer Fire Company #2 battled a two-alarm fire at a business in Harvey Thursday.

  One dead in overnight apartment fire

On Wednesday July 4, 2018 at 9:11 p.m., the New Orleans Fire Department (NOFD) received a 9-1-1 call reporting a fire at 1201 Casa Calvo Street.  Upon arrival, firefighters found a two-story wood frame double with flames coming from the second story windows.  Fire companies were able to make entry through the front of the home and were able to contain the fire to the one apartment.  Upon extinguishment, firefighters located an adult male victim next to a bedroom window ...

  Woman with medical condition collapses in front of street car

A woman with a medical condition collapsed under a street car Tuesday.

LSP searching for armed and dangerous suspect after 2-month old girl found safe

A statewide Amber Alert that was issued early Friday morning has been canceled.

UPDATE: Missing 3-year-old found safe

Louisiana State Police have canceled a Level II Endangered/Missing Child Advisory for a missing 3-year-old.

DHH investigates 2 possible Zika virus cases in Louisiana

Louisiana health officials are investigating two presumptive cases of Zika virus in the state.

Jefferson Parish Fire crews battle a 3-alarm fire

Jefferson Parish fire crews are working a 3-alarm fire in Metairie. Firefighters are on the scene in the 8600 block of Sheldon Street. No other details at this time.

AP source: Suspect drove to mother's school

The suspect in the Connecticut school shootings is 24-year-old Ryan Lanza, and his younger brother is being held for questioning as a possible second shooter, a law enforcement official said Friday.

Man kills 26 at Connecticut school, including 20 kids

A man opened fire Friday inside the Connecticut elementary school where his mother worked as a teacher, killing 26 people, including 20 children, as youngsters cowered in their classrooms and trembled helplessly to the sound of gunfire reverberating through the building.