To Fight COVID New Orleans Is Shutting Down All Bars During Mardi GrasThe city of New Orleans is taking extreme measures to try and slow the spread of coronavirus. Next week The Big Easy will shut down all bars, even for takeout service, through Mardi Gras weekend.
Now A Tropical Storm, Zeta Kills At Least 2 & Leaves Millions Without Power As it Moves NortheastAt least two people were killed as Zeta hit Louisiana as a Category 2 hurricane and made it's way northeast. The storm knocked out power to more than 2 million and prompted a rare tropical storm warning for the city of Atlanta.
Zeta Back At Category 1 Hurricane As It Continues Path Toward Louisiana, Gulf CoastThe 27th named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season has regained strength and is now headed toward Louisiana and the already battered Gulf Coast.
Evacuations, Hurricane Warning For New Orleans As Zeta Heads Toward Gulf CoastIt's the same song, different verse... hurricane and storm surge warnings have been issued for parts of the U.S. as storm Zeta continues its path toward the Gulf Coast.
Texan David Schulien Surrenders After Being Charged With Death Of Louisiana Hotel ManagerA Texas man wanted for the murder of a Louisiana hotel manager has turned himself in to authorities.
Gulf Coast Braces For Another Hurricane As Sally Slowly Plods Toward Louisiana and MississippiThe path of slow-moving Hurricane Sally is hard to predict but the storm, packing winds of 85 mph, continues to creep toward the northern Gulf Coast.
As Louisiana Continues Hurricane Laura Recovery, Tropical Storm Sally Takes Aim At Gulf CoastTropical Storm Sally is expected to slow before strengthening over the Gulf of Mexico. Experts predict Sally will be a Category 1 hurricane by the time it makes landfall near the Louisiana-Mississippi line.
Late Sunday Update Has Sally Moving More East Toward MississippiThe latest forecast Sunday night showed Sally slowing down and turning more north as it approached the Louisiana coastline.
Tracking Sally: Storm Expected To Make Landfall As HurricaneTropical Storm Sally is expected to continue to intensify Sunday night and Monday into a Category 1 hurricane -- if not stronger -- and make landfall near New Orleans.
Woman Arrested In Texas Accused Of Setting Apartment Complex On Fire After Facing EvictionA woman was arrested in Texas after authorities said she allegedly set an apartment complex on fire after she faced eviction.
Cristobal Continues Move Inland As Weakened Tropical Depression, Brings Drenching RainsCristobal weakened to a tropical depression Monday morning, after crashing ashore as a tropical storm a day prior in Louisiana.
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.