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Clarion Herald
Clarion Herald

1000 Howard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113   Directions

(504) 596-3035

Website

Country Roads Magazine
Country Roads Magazine

728 France St
Baton Rouge, LA 70802   Directions

(504) 343-3714

Website

The Louisiana Weekly
The Louisiana Weekly

2215 Pelopidas St
New Orleans, LA 70122   Directions

(504) 282-3705

Website

Report: Police killings are the leading cause of death among Black men
12/09/2019 11:38am

By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer Special from BlackmansStreet.Today Police violence is the leading cause of death among young men, especially young Black men,Continue Reading

Advocates raise mental illness concerns of inmates after Council vote
12/09/2019 11:38am

By Ryan Whirty Contributing Writer In the wake of the New Orleans City Councils initial approval of an attempt to adequately house inmates with mentalContinue Reading

Changes to SNAP rules will impact thousands of Louisianans
12/09/2019 11:38am

By Meghan Holmes Contributing Writer On December 4, the Trump Administration announced changes to the nations Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Plan SNAP that will remove almostContinue Reading

Company that received large incentive package to create jobs in New Orleans plans to hire overseas, records show
12/09/2019 11:38am

By Samantha Sunne The Lens When DXC Technology, a multinational IT firm, opened up shop on Poydras Street last year, both the mayor and theContinue Reading

HHS hands out free HIV prevention drugs. Do you qualify?
12/09/2019 11:37am

By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez Contributing Writer Special from khn.org The Trump administration Tuesday unveiled a plan to distribute HIV prevention medication free to individualsContinue Reading

The Times-Picayune
The Times-Picayune

365 Canal Pl
New Orleans, LA 70130   Directions

(800) 925-0000

Website

WDSU TV 6 NBC
WDSU TV 6 NBC

846 Howard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113   Directions

(504) 679-0600

Website

Man arrested in connection with 37-year-old cold case
12/12/2019 12:57pm

New forensic technology allowed detectives to process evidence from the crime scene and locate DNA from an unknown male.

OIG: Emergency catch-basin cleaning report exposes lack of maintenance
12/12/2019 12:42pm

A report released Thursday morning by the Inspector General shows the work done so far may only be scratching the surface.

JPSO investigating overnight homicide in Metairie
12/12/2019 12:35pm

The Jefferson Parish Sheriffs Office is investigating a homicide that happened Wednesday night in Metairie.

Joe Horn, 9 former NFL players named in federal health care fraud case
12/12/2019 12:34pm

Former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Horn and nine other former National Football League players were named in a federal heath care fraud case.

LSU's Joe Burrow wins AP college football player of the year
12/12/2019 12:07pm

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow has been named The Associated Press college football player of the year.

WGNO TV 26 ABC
WGNO TV 26 ABC

1 Galleria Blvd
Metairie, LA 70001   Directions

(504) 525-3838

Website

Coach O and Joe Burrow receive SEC awards
12/12/2019 12:43pm

BATON ROUGE Joe Burrow and Ed Orgeron have had quite a run together as quarterback and head coach of the LSU Tigers. According to our sister station WVLA, after Burrow took home the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award a week ago, both quarterback and coach added to their collection of awards on Wednesday. Burrow won SEC Offensive Player of the Year and Coach O took home the SEC Coach of the Year honor. It did not end there for

Help NOPD locate person of interest in November hit-and-run
12/12/2019 12:17pm

NEW ORLEANS The NOPD continues to seek Christopher Anders as a person of interest in investigation of a hit-and-run crash on November 24 that left one adult male and one juvenile male seriously injured. Anders is not wanted at this time, however, NOPD Traffic Unit detectives wish to question Anders regarding this incident. At about 6:40 p.m. on November 24, the driver of a black Chevrolet Camaro was allegedly operating his vehicle in a reckless manner in the 1400

Former Saint, Joe Horn, among ex-NFL players accused of defrauding league’s health program
12/12/2019 11:45am

According to ESPN, 10 former NFL players have been charged with defrauding the leagues health program of millions of dollars. The players are among a group of 12 facing charges in the Eastern District of Kentucky, the Department of Justice announced Thursday. They are accused of filing more than $3.9 million in fraudulent claims, of which more than $3.4 million were paid from June 2017 to December 2018. Ten former NFL players allegedly committed a brazen, multimillion-dollar fraud on a

Big Game Bound Week 15: Walter Payton Man of the Year Award
12/12/2019 11:28am

NEXSTAR Its Week 15 of Big Game Bound, and we have a special edition of the show asthe NFL has just named the finalists for the 2019Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. In honor of that, were talking to Walter Paytons son, Jarrett. What does it mean to the Paytonfamily to have Walters legacy tied to this award Jarrett tells some compelling stories about the example Walter Payton set for his children and the city of Chicago. He

Disney security guard arrives naked to Florida prostitution sting
12/12/2019 11:19am

POLK COUNTY, Fla. WFLA Authorities have arrested more than 100 people in an undercover sting targeting prostitution, human trafficking and child predators in Polk County, including a pastor and two people who work at Orlando theme parks. The six-day investigation, dubbed Operation Santas Naughty List aimed to identify and help victims of human trafficking who might have been forced into prostitution. I in my heart believe that every one of these prostitutes at some point in their time in

WHNO TV 20
WHNO TV 20

839 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130   Directions

(504) 681-0120

Website

WLAE TV PBS
WLAE TV PBS

3330 N Causeway Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70002   Directions

(504) 830-3700

Website

2017 Christmas Appeal
12/07/2017 11:41am

Christmas Appeal 2016
12/14/2016 4:40pm

Dear Friend of WLAE: As 2016 draws to a close and the Christmas season is upon us, I am thankful to all of you for your continued support of WLAE. The past year was extremely difficult as the station unexpectedly had to move and relocate our entire TV studio and broadcast facility. This was a daunting task that took nine ... Read More

WRNO Radio 99.5 FM
WRNO Radio 99.5 FM

929 Howard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113   Directions

(504) 679-7300

Website

WVUE TV 8 Fox
WVUE TV 8 Fox

1025 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70125   Directions

(504) 486-6161

Website

WWL News Radio AM 870 / FM 105.3
WWL News Radio AM 870 / FM 105.3

400 Poydras St
New Orleans, AL 70130   Directions

(504) 260-1870

Website

LSU's Burrow wins AP Player of the Year
12/12/2019 11:44am

USA Today Sports LSUs Burrow wins AP Player of the Year First Fighting Tiger to win it Chris Miller December 12, 2019 Categories: Sports NCAA LSU LSU Football Local News Football functione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowfunctione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowLSU quarterback Joe Burrow is the Associated Press college football player of the year. The signal-caller ran away with the voting, earning 50 of 53 first-place nods. The runner-up, Ohio State defensive end Chase Young received three first-place votes.Burrow has led the top-ranked Fighting Tigers to a perfect 13-0 record headed into the semi-final round of the College Football Playoffs. He amassed 4,715 passing yards and an SEC-record 48 touchdowns, and completed 77.9 percent of his throws.The Associated Press began designating a player of the year in 1998. This is the first time an LSU player has won the award.AP Player of the Year is also a decent indicator of who will win the Heisman trophy. In its 21 years, 16 of the winners of the AP award also won the Heisman. The Heisman will be awarded Saturday night in New York.LSU takes on No. 4 Oklahoma Saturday, Dec. 28 in the Peach Bowl in Atlanta. The winner advances to the CFP Championship Game in New Orleans, to be played at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 13. Tags: Joe Burrow LSU Associated Press College Football Player of the Year Heisman Trophy Comments

Joe Horn, 9 other former NFL players charged with fraud
12/12/2019 10:29am

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images Joe Horn, 9 other former NFL players charged in healthcare fraud scheme Federal charges claim players claimed expenses for medical equipment never purchased Chris Miller December 12, 2019 Categories: Sports NFL Crime & Justice Local News functione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowfunctione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowTen former NFL players face charges in federal court in Kentucky of defrauding a league healthcare program. Among the accused is former New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Horn.The Times-Picayune The New Orleans Advocate reports Horn is charged in a bill of information, which often indicates the defendant is cooperating with prosecutors. Horn, who also played for Kansas City and finished his NFL career in Atlanta, now lives in South Carolina. Reche Caldwell, a wide receiver for the San Diego, New England, Washington and St. Louis, is also charged in a bill of information. Eight others were indicted by a grand jury.Prosecutors say the defendants filed $4 million in false claims to a league program that provides tax-free reimbursement for out-of-pocket healthcare expenses. The feds said the players received reimbursement for medical equipment that was never actually purchased.The eight indicted players include Clinton Portis, Robert McCune, John Eubanks, Tamarick Vanover, Carlos Roger, Correll Buckhalter, Etric Pruitt and Ceandris Brown. Tags: Joe Horn NFL Fraud Comments

Terron Armstead named Saints Man of the Year
12/12/2019 8:45am

Terron Armstead named Saints Man of the Year USA Today December 12, 2019 Steve Geller functione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowThe NFL announced the 32 nominees for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. It is considered one of the leagues most prestigious honors, as it recognizes a player for outstanding community service activities off the field, as well as excellence on the field. Left tackle Terron Armstead has been named the Saints 2019 Man of the Year.The National Football League has provided me with many great opportunities, Armstead said in a statement. The greatest may be the ability to be an inspiration, role model and a resource for others. Given this platform, I plan to be impactful and touch as many lives as I can.Congrats to TArmstead72: our 2019 Man of the Year, making him the Saints nominee for the NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year Award pic.twitter.com/Sb4uS39hBV New Orleans Saints Saints December 12, 2019 Armstead will wear a Man of the Year helmet decal beginning Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts and throughout the remainder of the season in recognition of his efforts on and off the field. All 32 nominees receive a donation of up to $50,000 in their name to their charity of choice. The winner of the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award will receive a $250,000 donation to the charity of their choice. That will be announced during the NFL Honors show on February 1st. Categories: Sports NFL Local News Saints Tags: NFL New Orleans Saints Terron Armstead Comments

Former NFL player arrested on first degree murder
12/12/2019 8:36am

EBRPSO Former NFL player Devin Holland arrested on first degree murder DNA links Holland, accomplice to 2013 killing Thomas Perumean December 12, 2019 Categories: State Crime & Justice Local News Football functione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowfunctione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowJust short of six years ago Baton Rouge Police arrived at a home to find a man suffering from a gunshot wound. Timothy Pena would later die at a hospital. Investigators determined Pena was seated in his truck when he was shot in the back of the head. Now, DNA has positively linked former NFL football player Devin Holland and another man, Antoine Robinson to the case. Reconstructing the murder, homicide investigators determined a series of text messages showed Pena was meeting up to buy drugs. Phone records showed Pena was texting with Devin Holland. The suspects were linked to the truck by DNA evidence collected during the investigation, according to the Times-Picayune/New Orleans Advocate. 31-year-old Antoine Robinson was taken into custody ten days earlier, Holland was arrested Wednesday. Holland played football at McNeese and Tulane. He signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He later signed with the Washington Redskins until being released in 2013. Tags: 2013 murder NFL player Devin Holland dna 1st degree murder Comments

New Riverboat Louis Armstrong debuts!
12/12/2019 7:51am

Getty Images - JupiterImages New Riverboat Louis Armstrong debuts New riverboat a floating convention, meeting, and party ship Thomas Perumean December 12, 2019 Categories: Entertainment Local News functione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowfunctione,tift.ymvoid 0t.ymvar me.createElementscriptm.typetext/javascript,m.async0,m.src//static.yieldmo.com/ym.m5.js,e.getElementsByTagNamehead0e.getElementsByTagNamebody0.appendChildmelse t.ym instanceof Stringvoid 0t.ym.chkPlst.ym.chkPlsdocument,windowThe much anticipated debut of the Riverboat Louis Armstrong has arrived. Over the next three weekends the huge vessel will dock at 1 Poydras Street behind the Riverwalk to open its doors to the public for a free preview of its four decks of dining, cocktail, and entertainment space.Saturdays events are between 5-and-10pm will feature a concert by the Free Agents Jazz Band. On December 21st, John Lisi and Delta Funk will play and on December 28, its Tom Worrell.The riverboat features a special space, the Foundation Room, which features a number of displays of memorabilia about the boats namesake, Louis Armstrong.Primarily a convention, charter and entertainment venue boat, the Louis Armstrong has capacity for up to 3,000 guests.Theres plenty of room for concerts, conventions, weddings and private parties.In service, the boat will embark on Louis Armstrong Gospel jazz brunch sailings on Sundays and Jazzin on the River as a series of late night and moonlight cruises featuring live music. Tags: riverboat louis armstrong weekend preview Comments

WWL TV 4 CBS
WWL TV 4 CBS

1024 N Rampart St
New Orleans, LA 70116   Directions

(504) 529-6298

Website

Rain chances highest Thursday night
12/12/2019 12:36pm

Itll will be chilly with rain chances increasing Thursday night. Drier by Friday with sunshine returning for the weekend.

Man arrested in stabbing outside Walmart on Tchoupitoulas St.
12/12/2019 12:07pm

The victim was stabbed outside the store but then managed to move inside, where he collapse and was pronounced dead, police say.

'I'm not letting this go:' Sean Payton on the butcher who questioned his play calling
12/12/2019 11:31am

Ah, Im not letting this go. Im turning around.

Marques Colston to headline UNO's fall commencement
12/12/2019 9:18am

Colstons achievements havent stopped since hanging up the boots for the Saints. Off the field, hes an entrepreneur and business owner.

Report: Ex-NFL player accused of 2013 murder in Baton Rouge
12/12/2019 8:36am

The Advocate reports that 31-year-old Devin Holland was arrested Wednesday and faces one count of first-degree murder for the death of Timothy Pena.

WYES TV 12 PBS
WYES TV 12 PBS

916 Navarre Ave
New Orleans, LA 70124   Directions

(504) 486-5511

Website

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