Jazz Legend Ellis Marsalis Jr. Dead At 85 After Fighting COVID-19Ellis Marsalis Jr., a jazz pianist whose talents and teachings spread from New Orleans around the world, died on April 1 after medical complications related to COVID-19.
As COVID-19 Cases Spike In Louisiana, Texas Tightens Travel Rules From The Neighboring StateSaying the move is being made to slow and manage the growing pandemic, Texas is ratcheting up restrictions one of the growing hot spots for COVID-19 -- neighboring Louisiana.
20-Year-Old Man Wanted For Child Trafficking Added To Texas' Top 10 Most Wanted ListWillie James Brumfield is wanted for trafficking a child, compelling prostitution, aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon and evading arrest or detention.
The Foote Files: RIP Robert ParkerRobert Parker, who passed away on Sunday, January 19, 2020, in Roseland, Louisiana at age 89, was an American R&B singer and musician.
Doncic Scores 28 In 26 Minutes, Mavs Rout Pelicans 130-84Luka Doncic scored 28 points in 26 minutes, and Dallas routed the New Orleans Pelicans 130-84 on Saturday.
Doncic's Triple-Double Lifts Mavericks Over Pelicans 123-116Doncic highlighted his triple-double by scoring eight of his 25 points in the final five minutes, and the Mavericks topped New Orleans 123-116 in the Pelicans' home opener Friday night.
After Being Blocked Last Year, Texas Again Hopes To Revive Fetal Remains LawThe 5th Circuit Court of Appeals is preparing to hear arguments over a Texas law requiring that health care clinics bury or cremate fetal remains from abortions and miscarriages.
Amtrak Train Hits Semi In Southeast Texas, More Than 1 Dozen InjuredAuthorities say more than a dozen people suffered minor injuries when an Amtrak train from Los Angeles bound for New Orleans struck a tractor-trailer in southeast Texas.
Weather: Louisiana Coast No Longer Under Hurricane Warning, Barry Likely To Weaken To DepressionTropical Storm Barry's winds have weakened and the Louisiana coast is no longer under a hurricane warning.
Storm Surge Warning In Effect As Tropical Storm Barry Hits Southeastern LouisianaNew Orleans and communities along the Gulf Coast are bracing for a drenching from Tropical Storm Barry.
New Orleans Swamped By Flooding; Possible Hurricane On The WayA possible hurricane that could strike the Gulf Coast and raise the Mississippi River to the brim of the city's protective levees.
Texas Braces For Torrential Rain As Storms Flood New Orleans And The Gulf CoastSevere weather in Louisiana has left streets in New Orleans underwater and residents in Texas pensive about what lies ahead.
Revelers Celebrate Mardi Gras On Fat Tuesday In New OrleansThe streets of New Orleans and the French Quarter will be filled with revelers today! Tuesday marks the final day of the Mardi Gras season.
UT Says Safety, Security Measures For Bevo Were In Place When Longhorn Steer Charged At Georgia's BulldogThere were no reported injuries and Bevo was quickly restrained.
Georgia Faces Texas For First Time Since 1984 In Sugar BowlThe Georgia Bulldogs will settle for an intriguing matchup against Texas in the Sugar Bowl on New Year's Day in New Orleans.