New Orleans is a consolidated city-parish located along the Mississippi River in the southeastern region of the U.S. state of Louisiana. With an estimated population of 391,006 in 2018, it is the most populous city in Louisiana. Serving as a major port, New Orleans is considered an economic and commercial hub for the broader Gulf Coast region of the United States.
The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made "forever chemicals" is far worse than previously estimated with some of the highest levels found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, said a.. Reuters - Published
The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made "forever chemicals" is far worse than previously estimated with some of the highest levels found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, according..
Ten people were shot and wounded near the French Quarter in New Orleans, a popular spot for tourists. Hours later in another part of town, another shooting killed two men and wounded two others. Police..
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Police received a call reporting a disturbance on Canal Street in New Orleans on Sunday. According to Business Insider, it's a busy block near the tourist hub of Bourbon Street. The New Orleans Police..
President Trump watched No. 1 Louisiana State University and No. 3 Clemson battle it out in the College Football Playoff championship in New Orleans Monday night. Fans from both teams cheered him.. USATODAY.com - Published
It's LSU vs. Clemson tonight at the College Football Championship in New Orleans' Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Clemson is trying to make it three national titles in four seasons. (Jan. 13)
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SportsPulse: From Atlanta, Paul Myerberg and Dan Wolken dissect LSU's demolition of Oklahoma and if there is anything that can stop Joe Burrow and the Tigers from winning it all in New Orleans.
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Highlights of this day in history: New Orleans marks completion of Louisiana Purchase; South Carolina is first state to secede from Union; Vermont Supreme Court rules in favor of homosexual couples;.. USATODAY.com - Published
Ten people were shot and wounded early Sunday near the French Quarter in New Orleans, a popular spot for tourists. Hours later in another part of town, another shooting killed two men and wounded two.. USATODAY.com - Published
Eleven people were injured in a shooting in a busy street near New Orleans' French Quarter early Sunday. Two people are in critical condition. Paul Dudley of CBS New Orleans affiliate WWL-TV reports. CBS News - Published
Eleven people were wounded in a shooting rampage on the edge of the famed French Quarter of New Orleans in an area still thick with tourists at 3 a.m.
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Activists believe the man's arrest was in retaliation for reporting to a supervisor about construction shortcuts before the collapse, and for comments he made to reporters afterward. CBS News - Published
A construction worker who became a witness in a federal safety investigation into lapses at the New Orleans construction site was deported to his native Honduras, his lawyers said. NYTimes.com - Published
After years of addiction, a Louisiana man got an implant while in prison to help fight his opioid cravings. He says it changed his life. Meg Farris of WWL-TV reports from New Orleans. CBS News - Published
Rescue crews in New Orleans spent the day searching for a missing worker after a hotel under construction collapsed on the outskirts of the French Quarter. At least two people were killed when the Hard.. CBS News - Published
Hurricane Nate made landfall as a category one hurricane in southeast Louisiana Saturday night, and then again this morning, outside Biloxi, Miss. It has since weakened to a tropical storm. Mark.. CBS News - Published
While covering Hurricane Maria in 2017, CBS News correspondent David Begnaud met Carmelo Diaz and his wife Bere Padilla. Diaz had been battling ALS for nearly three decades, and was forced to evacuate.. CBS News - Published
Former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu helped lead the charge to remove Confederate statues in his city. Now he’s leading an initiative that calls for a reckoning with the legacy of racism. The.. CBS News - Published
Former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu hasn't officially endorsed Democratic Presidential candidate, Joe Biden, but he feels Biden is the one most capable of defeating President Donald Trump in 2020... USATODAY.com - Published
Former New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is tackling the race issue, starting with a report called "Divided by Design," based on surveys and interviews with people in 28 communities in 13 Southern.. USATODAY.com - Published
Officials set off thundering explosions Sunday to topple two cranes looming precariously over a partially collapsed hotel in New Orleans, but most of one crane appeared to be left dangling atop the.. CBS News - Published
Officials say demolition of 2 precariously learning cranes atop a partly collapsed New Orleans hotel went 'exactly' as expected; efforts would now focus on finding and removing 2 bodies still in ruined.. USATODAY.com - Published
Here are the top stories for Sunday, October 20th: US troops leaving Syria for Iraq; Thousands protest corruption in Lebanon; New Orleans tries to demolish cranes after partial hotel collapse; Qantas.. USATODAY.com - Published
Tropical Storm Nestor barreled toward Florida's Gulf Coast on Friday, packing life-threatening storm surge, with New Orleans preparing to demolish two damaged construction cranes officials fear could.. Reuters - Published