Three pedestrians, including pastor, killed by impaired driver in Jefferson Parish, police say

The crash claimed the lives 49-year-old Claude Williams Jr. of Gretna, 49-year-old William Leinart of Gretna, and 66-year-old Ivan Chopin of Marrero.

  Gloria Vanderbilt, jeans queen, heiress, dies at age 95

Fashion icon and heiress Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95, her son Anderson Cooper announced Monday on CNN.
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Nationwide recall issued for Ragú Pasta Sauces due to possible plastic fragment contamination

On Saturday, food company Mizkan America Inc. announced a voluntary recall of Ragú Pasta Sauces distributed nationally via press release.

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Insurance rate decrease trend continues in La. with Louisiana Farm Bureau

Predatory lending rates: Commissioner wants to halt pay-day loan permits

NOPD: Man shot and killed while traveling on I-10 in New Orleans

  Damage assessment form submission deadline Monday

  Sunshine Bridge reopens after getting hit by tanker ship; investigation underway

The Sunshine Bridge is now open after a ship hit it Sunday afternoon, forcing its closure, according to authorities, and an investigation is underway into the incident.
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  GRAPHIC: ‘Miracle’ baby survives emergency C-section after Utah mother passes out, crashes car

At 27 weeks pregnant, a woman in Utah blacked out while driving and crashed her car into a rock wall at 35 miles per hour.

Concern grows over dead sea life as spillway impact stretches to Mississippi barrier islands

DOTD: Sunshine Bridge not damaged by tanker collision

  Man in custody after barricading himself inside home for hours

Man dies at hospital after shooting on Susan Avenue

Shrimp season delayed on Gulf Coast

  HUD releases guidance on duplication of benefits fix; ‘Still at the mercy of federal government’ says Gov. Edwards

  Non-profit gives dads early Father’s Day celebration

  CDC: How to know if your measles vaccine is keeping you safe

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  Woman accused of pushing golden retriever into lake, watching it drown

The dog owner faces a misdemeanor animal cruelty charge in the death of the 11-year-old.

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Hold that Tiger! Coach O adds another defensive lineman

  Chuck Wiley Camp promotes football, cheerleading, healthy lifestyle

A happy kid at camp - running, throwing, and catching the pigskin with a smile - is where it all begins for so many of our high school football players.

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Report: Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for three players, three first-round picks

The Pelicans have traded Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers.
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  Police: 2 adults, 2 kids gunned down in Iowa

The bodies were discovered Saturday morning at the home in West Des Moines, The Des Moines Register reported.

Firefighters find 3 vehicles burning at home; investigation underway

  Target’s tech trouble clogs stores with long checkout lines

Baton Rouge track coach drowns in Florida

NOAA launches federal investigation into Gulf dolphin deaths