New Orleans

Victor White Autopsy Findings Reveal He Wasn’t Shot In The Back

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Earlier this year, Victor White III was shot and killed in the back of a police cruiser in New Orleans. It was alleged by the police officers that White shot himself in the back, while being handcuffed in the backseat of the sheriff’s car. Now how...

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Sentenced To 10 Years

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Former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin, the businessman-turned-politician who became the worldwide face of the city after Hurricane Katrina, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday. Nagin, 58, was ordered to report to federal prison Sept. 8. Nagin, also ordered to pay restitution of...

New Orleans Police Detective Shows The World His Wobble

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A New Orleans Police detective has gone viral. No, not because of anything bad, but because of his smooth dance moves. Detective Winston Harbin was captured on video doing the Wobble dance and showing white men can dance. The video was captured by a Slidell,...

Update On Missing Louisiana Teacher Terrilynn Monette

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On March 2, 2013, Terrilynn Monette, a teacher from Louisiana, went missing.  Monette was last seen at Parlay’s Bar in the Lakeview section of New Orleans. Monette came to New Orleans from California in 2011 as a fellow with TeachNOLA, a nonprofit group that places educators...

At Least 19 Injured In New Orleans Mother’s Day Shooting

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At least nineteen people in New Orleans, including two children, were injured on Sunday when multiple gunmen opened fire on a Mother’s Day parade, police said. A 10-year-old boy and 10-year-old girl were grazed by bullets but are in good condition, New Orleans Police spokesman...

Former New Orleans Mayor, Ray Nagin, Indicted on Multiple Counts of Corruption

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As if the taken from the groundbreaking HBO mini-series Treme, former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin was indicted Friday on charges that he used his office for personal gain, accepting payoffs, free trips, and gratuities from contractors while the city was struggling to recover from...