Family attorneys say the BB gun was in the same room with the 9-year-old and was unloaded. They say he put it on the bed near him after his brother tripped on it. HARVEY, La. — Nine-year-old Ka Mauri Harrison was back in his virtual classroom Thursday, but only after...
Neighbors and people working in the downtown area initially expressed alarm at the large chunk of the building coming down. NEW ORLEANS — A large chunk of the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel came down Thursday morning exactly as planned, according to the lead local engineer on the demolition project. “They...
Family attorneys say the BB gun was in the same room with the 9-year-old and was unloaded. They say he put it on the bed near him after his brother tripped on it. HARVEY, La. — A fourth-grade student was suspended from school and recommended for expulsion after a teacher...
Prosecutors on Monday told lawyers defending Mark Spicer, 22, that they'll be seeking the death penalty, a year and one day after the shooting that killed Liberto. NEW ORLEANS — St. Tammany Parish prosecutors will seek the death penalty for the man accused of killing Mandville Police Capt. Vincent Liberto,...
Breonna Taylor’s case had New Orleans take a look at its own system. NEW ORLEANS — The news of Breonna Taylor’s death has already served as a catalyst for real change in Louisiana. But as the State of Kentucky announced Wednesday that it would not seek any charges against officers...
Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver infection typically spread through blood or stool, according to the CDC. NEW ORLEANS — Already dealing with health concerns from the COVID pandemic, Galatoire’s restaurant in New Orleans is now reportedly dealing with cases of Hepatitis A. The restaurant released a statement to WWLTV...
A spokesperson for New Orleans Mayor Latoya Cantrell indicated the city may start to lift more restrictions next week. NEW ORLEANS — As Jefferson Parish leaders lay groundwork for reopening more businesses and bars, Orleans Parish remains in phase two as it assesses how the return to in-class learning may...
Tracey's owner said nobody from the city came to see the set-up and he insists they had no violations. NEW ORLEANS — The city of New Orleans has shut down Tracey's Original Irish Channel Bar after a social media post showed a crowd enjoying the Saints game Monday night in...
According to the sheriff, budget cuts were made to get the cameras for every patrol, traffic and civil deputy. ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. — St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's deputies will start wearing body cameras, some as early as this week. According to STPSO, Sheriff Randy Smith signed a $1.6 million contract...
According to the sheriff, budget cuts were made to get the cameras for every patrol, traffic and civil deputy. ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. — St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's deputies will start wearing body cameras, some as early as this week. According to STPSO, Sheriff Randy Smith signed a $1.6 million contract...