One dead after wreck involving motorcycle

One person is dead after a wreck involving a motorcycle on Perkins Road Tuesday night.
 Duplication of benefits fix in jeopardy
 Victim now dead after shooting on Sherwood Street
Experts weigh in amid CDC warning over romaine lettuce
 Five BRPD cops claimed over $100k in overtime to do office work
Experts weigh in amid CDC warning over romaine lettuce

TODAY'S HEADLINES

OLOL Foundation names interim president after ‘hundreds of thousands’ embezzled in scandal
The Our Lady of the Lake Foundation announced Friday the appointment of an interim president following the firing of former foundation president, John Paul Funes, amid allegations of ‘hundreds of thousands’ possibly stolen in embezzlement and forgery schemes.
Louisiana’s 15-week abortion ban remains unenforceable
Louisiana’s law banning abortions after 15 weeks remains on hold after a federal judge struck down a similar prohibition in neighboring Mississippi.
Five BRPD cops claimed over $100k in overtime to do office work
In fewer than nine months, those five BRPD officers together made more than $116,000 on top of their already high salaries. That’s more than enough to hire three new officers. Their total compensation, including base salaries and overtime but not including benefits or outside work details, will cost

  Victim now dead after shooting on Sherwood Street

One person has died after being injured in a shooting near Sherwood Street and N Foster Drive.

Chef Folse offering Thanksgiving Day buffet at White Oak Plantation

Chef John Folse is offering up a Thanksgiving Day buffet at White Oak Plantation.

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Mistrial declared in case of slain NYC runner Karina Vetrano

The trial of a man accused of killing a New York City woman who was sexually attacked while running near her family's home has ended in a hung jury

  ‘We need hundreds’: Fire victims’ families urged to give DNA

Authorities are using a rapid DNA test that produces results in just two hours to help identify the scores of people killed in the Northern California wildfire. The death toll from the fire has reached 81.

SPORTS

  Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

LSU moves up to No. 19 in AP Top 25 Poll

LSU is ranked No. 19 in the latest AP Top 25 Poll following the Tigers' 85-76 win over Memphis. LSU jumped three spots and is now 4-0 on the season.

BUSINESS

  IRS warns of ‘Tax Transcript’ email scam
  $6M entertainment district under construction in Mid City
JC Penney offering Buy 1 Get 2 free deal on shoes

HEALTH

Ochsner dietician shares healthy Thanksgiving recipes
Woman’s Hospital celebrates 50th birthday