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  • Seventh Ward Shooting

    Deadly shooting in the Seventh Ward

    Officers say a man was found behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Monte Carlo just after 3:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony and Urquhart Streets.

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    16-year-old killed in quadruple shooting in New Orleans East

    Two people are dead, two others recovering after a quadruple shooting in New Orleans East.

  • Double murder

    NOPD investigating a double murder

    Police are investigating a shooting in New Orleans East which left at 18 and 22-year-old dead.

  • Alligator hit by car on Interstate 10 caused deadly accident Friday May 8, 2015. (Photo from the New Orleans Police Department)

    Alligator triggers deadly crash in New Orleans East

    New Orleans police say an alligator may have triggered a deadly crash Friday morning in New Orleans East.

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    Terrebonne Parish man charged in death of unborn baby

    A man in Terrebonne Parish is facing charges in the death of his unborn child. Investigators say 36-year-old Tyson Cheavis admitted he beat his pregnant girlfriend several times.

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    Police: Missing daughter of alleged murder victim found

    Officials in Baton Rouge say a 2-year-old daughter of an alleged murder victim has been found safe in the Baton Rouge area.

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    NOPD investigates deadly double shooting

    New Orleans police are investigating a deadly double shooting in Michoud.

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    Court rules in favor of dad in turkey baster pregnancy case

    (CNN) — Robert Boardwine’s path to fatherhood was unconventional, but Virginia’s appeals court said Tuesday he is legally entitled to be a part of his son’s life. Boardwine’s friend, Joyce Bruce, had used his sperm and a turkey baster to get pregnant. She thought after she learned she was with child that they should just be friends. She also thought that because they never had sex, she was entitled to be the boy’s sole parent, according to court documents. The […]

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    Restaurant destroyed in Metairie fire

    Jefferson Parish officials are investigating a fire that burned through Roman's Greek Express overnight.

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    Investigators find medical leave note for Germanwings co-pilot

    (CNN) — German investigators have found a medical leave note from a doctor, issued for Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, that included the day of the crash, according to the Dusseldorf public prosecutor’s office. German investigators searched two homes Friday linked to the Germanwings co-pilot accused of intentionally setting a plane on a fatal descent in the French Alps. The crash of Germanwings Flight 9525, headed from Barcelona, Spain, to Dusseldorf, Germany, left 150 people dead. During their search, […]

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    Drivers injured in morning crash

    The NOPD says two drivers are being treated for non-life threatening injuries after a crash on I-610 East.

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    Inventor of K-Cups says ‘I feel bad sometimes that I ever did it’

    NEW YORK — The inventor of K-Cups regrets that he ever invented them. “I feel bad sometimes that I ever did it,” John Sylvan told The Atlantic in an interview. Why? Because the K-Cups are bad for the environment — they are disposable and not recyclable. Sylvan originally envisioned the cup-like pouches that brewed a single serving of coffee for offices, where people want different brews. But the technology caught on, and Keurig Green Mountain brewers are now on kitchen […]