Last Call: 5 things you might have missed Aug. 18

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — It’s getting late, and it’s almost time to close up for the evening. Here are some stories you might have missed today.

Trump, Pence headed to Baton Rouge

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally in San Diego on May 27, 2016 in San Diego, California. T (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, will travel to Baton Rouge on Friday to tour flood damage, according to CNN.

Eight injured, one in critical condition after gas line explosion at Entergy plant in New Orleans


The person who was trapped by a gas line rupture at the Entergy plant near Michoud has been rescued and is in critical condition.

Baby born on Frenchmen Street gets a musical welcome to the world


Frenchmen Street is home to a lot of strange sightings on a daily basis, but imagine what it was like Wednesday night when a woman gave birth in front of a night club on Frenchmen.

Woman accused of stealing tip jar from historic ice cream shop


New Orleans police are looking for a woman who is accused of stealing the tip jar from a popular ice cream shop.

Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper gets 18 years in prison

Bail Set For Former NFL Player Darren Sharper

Former New Orleans Saint and NFL star Darren Sharper was sentenced to 18 years in prison.