Parades, Floats, Costumes Mark Fat Tuesday In New OrleansPeople across New Orleans Tuesday are marking the culmination of the Mardi Gras season with elaborate floats, eccentric costumes and marching bands.
Resting 4 Starters, Mavs Beat Pelicans 100-91Raymond Felton scored 22 points, including a clutch 3 to all but seal it in the final minute, and the Mavericks beat the New Orleans Pelicans 100-91 on Wednesday night.
Carnival Season Begins With Ride Of Phunny Phorty PhellowsThe countdown to Mardi Gras is beginning in New Orleans, marked by a streetcar full of raucous costumed revelers.
New Orleans Music Legend Allen Toussaint Dies At Age 77New Orleans music great Allen Toussaint has died following a heart attack at age 77.
Fugitive Texas Child Predator Arrested In New OrleansA Texas fugitive who was wanted for failing to register as a sex offender has been arrested in New Orleans.
Church Members Fast To Encourage 5th Circuit Decision On Executive Action CaseThe members aim to encourage the court to issue a decision on the Texas-led lawsuit.
Plane Wreckage Found In East Texas LakeThe sheriff's office in Jasper County said it has found the wreckage of a plane that crashed in Lake Steinhagen.
Obama 'Inspired' By People Of New OrleansPresident Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.
Obama Marks Katrina's 10th AnniversaryPresident Obama said that New Orleans is "moving forward" a decade after Hurricane Katrina dealt it a devastating blow.
A Food Lover's Guide To New OrleansOne of the best parts about going on vacation is being able to sample new cuisine options and trying food that you may not have back home. This is one of the reasons why many food lovers make plans to visit the New Orleans area.
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Dallas Man Sentenced For Child Sex TraffickingProsecutors say Taurean Jackson was sentenced last week to 22 1/2 years for conspiring to bring a Dallas-area girl to the New Orleans area for prostitution, and for obstructing a federal investigation.