Last Call: 5 things you might have missed on Sept. 9

Welcome to Last Call.

Welcome to Last Call.

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.

Gov. Edwards addresses Congress, asks for $2 billion to help with flood relief


Gov. John Bel Edwards was on Capitol Hill today, asking Congress to approve an additional $2 billion for recovery efforts following Louisiana’s devastating floods.

Memorial on Elysian Fields honors the 11 lives lost in Deepwater Horizon explosion


Eleven human figurines were placed on Elysian Fields today.

A Who Dat couple’s adorable love story and Superdome proposal


A Who Dat couple’s engagement was caught on camera at the Superdome, and now they’re getting ready to attend this weekend’s game as fiances.

Tropical system forms in the Florida straits


Satellite wind data indicate that low pressure located in the Straits of Florida is producing squalls of 30 to 35 mph east of its center.

‘Shaq’ inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame


Former LSU Tiger and four-time NBA champion Shaquille O’Neal will be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame Friday, alongside fellow  stars Yao Ming and Allen Iverson.