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Locked away from life: Blind Justice

Jamal Cox was 29 years old when St. Tammany Parish deputies say he fled from them on a dirt bike in a quiet Slidell subdivision. The chase lasted less than 10 seconds, covering barely more than a block. Deputies say Cox ditched the motorcycle after crashing into an empty parked school bus, jumped

WWL-TV - 2017-11-23 04:20:17

Governor's office staffer resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

BATON ROUGE, La- Governor John Bel Edwards' staff member is gone in the wake of an investigation into alleged sexual harassment. Our sister station WBRZ reports former "Deputy Chief of Staff of Programs and Planning" Johnny Anderson, was targeted for a number of sexual harassment accusations. The re

WGNO.COM - 2017-11-23 10:55:52

Pelicans overcome slow start to beat the Spurs

New Orleans -- The Pelicans trailed 17-2 to start the game, but slowly chipped-away at the Spurs lead to go-on to win the game 107-90. They out-scored San Antonio 31-13 in the second quarter to take an 8-point lead into the locker room, and then out-scored them 37-17 in the third. "Obviously we star

WGNO.COM - 2017-11-23 05:02:40

Big news about the Wheel of Justice

METAIRIE, LA -- Since it's Thanksgiving time, we thought we'd say thanks to all the police officers and sheriff's deputies who have worked hard to send criminals to jail. And another round of applause goes to all the neighbors and concerned citizens who saw something suspicious and phoned in a tip t

WGNO.COM - 2017-11-23 04:45:57

Pizza headlines Thanksgiving Eve dinner menu

Many New Orleanians got off work Wednesday evening, the night before Thanksgiving, and ran over to their favorite pizza joint to grab some pies. It's a tradition in some families that have spent the day cooking pots of food for Thanksgiving. At the end of the day you still have to eat, and instead

WDSU - 2017-11-23 04:41:00

S&WB repairs pool pumped full of mud after Eyewitness News report

NEW ORLEANS -- An unhappy Sewerage and Water Board customer in Lakeview got the response she was looking for after turning to Eyewitness News for help. Stephanie Labarriere and her mom, Connie Ney, are breathing easy after their pool, which was mistakenly turned brown, is back to being clear. "It's

WWL-TV - 2017-11-23 04:18:37

D.E.T. Dream Foundation gives back in the Lower 9th Ward

NEW ORLEANS-- Residents of the Lower 9th Ward were treated to turkey and all the fixings by native son DJ Ro's Don't Even Trip Dream Foundation. DJ Ro Watts is a longtime Q-93 DJ, born and raised in the Lower 9 and he told us that the entertainment industry doesn't always get good press, and that he

WGNO.COM - 2017-11-23 03:23:19

Police investigating homicide in Uptown

New Orleans - Police are investigating a homicide in Uptown. Detectives say the victim's body was found Wednesday afternoon in the 500 block of Robert Street. New Orleans - Police are investigating a homicide in Uptown. Detectives say the victim's body was found Wednesday afternoon in the 500 block

WGNO.COM - 2017-11-23 02:56:57

Ipswich first graders give turkey tips

Following tradition, Winthrop Elementary School first graders explain their Thanksgiving plans and give tips on how to cook the perfect turkey. Mrs. Meghan Hudon's first-grade class Evan Kelly: I switch between my grandparents' houses each year for Thanksgiving. This year I am going to my grandparen

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-21 23:47:22

Bus, car access key proposed Ipswich school issues

WHAT: Triboard meeting held to discuss plans for proposed single elementary school building at the current Doyon School site on Linebrook Road WHO: The Board of Selectmen, Finance Committee, School Committee and the School Building Committee WHEN: Meeting was held Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m. MAIN DISC

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Man Charged in Fatal Double Shooting in Lawrence Held Without Bail

A Massachusetts man was ordered held without bail at his arraignment Wednesday in connection with a double shooting outside a house party earlier this year that killed one man and injured another, according to the Essex County district attorney's office. Jeffery Tapia, 23, of Roxbury, is accused of

NBCBOSTON.COM - 2017-11-21 21:49:19

Expert explains benefits of gardening -- physical and mental

A green thumb is a healthy thumb - and makes for a healthier person. So says Paula Bye, a therapeutic horticulturist who will visit the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St., Dec. 6 at 1 p.m. Bye will discuss the physical, cognitive and holistic benefits of gardening. Participants will create a small plan

HAVERHILL GAZETTE - 2017-11-23 07:00:00

Letter: Reason to Ride still growing

On Sunday, Sept. 17, the 10th annual A Reason to Ride was held to benefit cancer research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Together with his wife, Judy, Tom DesFosses, a brain cancer survivor and the founder of the event, has steered the phenomenal growth of this event in the past decade in

SALEM NEWS - 2017-11-22 20:01:49

Best Bets: Three great things to do this weekend

Celebrate the season Scandinavian-style at Birka Lodge No. 732's annual Swedish Yule Fair on Saturday, Nov. 25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at The Community House, 284 Bay Road, Hamilton. Everyone is invited to enjoy Swedish and American holiday music, folk costumes, holiday snacks and the Children's Luc

SALEM NEWS - 2017-11-22 20:00:00

Juvenile Shot Wednesday Afternoon in Haverhill

A Haverhill juvenile is recovering from a gunshot wound after being shot Wednesday afternoon on Bellevue Avenue. Haverhill Police responded to the area of 51 Bellevue Avenue at 2:06 p.m. Wednesday and found a male juvenile on the sidewalk. The victim was taken to the hospital with what police said w

WHAV.NET - 2017-11-22 17:04:57

Hamilton-Wenham to celebrate 10th and final Gabe's Run

Since 2008, Gabe's Run has been a rite of passage for the Hamilton-Wenham running community. Thousands have come together over the last nine years to raise money for an important scholarship and also to honor the memory and legacy of Gabriel Pacione, the track and cross country star who died in a ca

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-22 18:50:39

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LEDGER INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-23 08:14:24

Driver hits gas, breaks through wall

A man who has finished up his lunch and was leaving the parking lot of a local restaurant in his pickup truck mistakenly hit the gas pedal instead of the brakes, tearing through the wall of the restaurant, police said Wednesday. Officer Paul Mellenkamp was called to the scene at Lee's Famous Recipe

LEDGER INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-22 21:35:00

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LEDGER INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-23 07:52:10

Community meals providing food on Thanskgiving

For those without a place to go on Thanksgiving, there will be two free community meals held in the Maysville area Thursday. At 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, volunteers will begin to serve dinner at the Maysville Rotary Club as a part of the 34th annual Polly's Thanksgiving Dinner. Dinner will be served u

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