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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, left, accompanied by White House Legislative Affairs Director Eric Ueland and acting White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, speaks with reporters as he walks to the offices of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Associated Press
March 25, 2020 - 1:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and Senate leaders of both parties announced agreement early Wednesday on unprecedented emergency legislation to rush sweeping aid to businesses, workers and a health care system slammed by the coronavirus pandemic. The urgently needed pandemic response measure is...
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New signed Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins's joins WWL's Sports Talk to chat about his return to New Orleans
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Chris Miller
March 24, 2020 - 10:38 pm
President Donald Trump approved a major disaster declaration for Louisiana, giving the state access to more federal resources to fight the spread of coronavirus
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Chris Miller
March 24, 2020 - 10:23 pm
Cornell Charles, baseball coach for Lusher Charter School on Freret St., died in a hospital while on a ventilator, according to school officials.
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Chris Miller
March 24, 2020 - 9:59 pm
28 New Orleans EMS employees are in isolation with symptoms and at least 94 have come in contact with the virus.
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Chris Miller
March 24, 2020 - 9:20 pm
The Greater New Orleans Foundation is accepting applications from hospitality industry workers for grants up to $1,000. The grants are made possible by donations from New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson and the McIlhenny Company.
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WWL Newsroom
March 24, 2020 - 9:19 pm
With so much going on, during this time of mandatory social isolation, Dr. Bruce Wilson, Cardiologist at West Jefferson Medical Center, reminds us to take care of our mental health as well.
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Chris Miller
March 24, 2020 - 9:06 pm
The city of New Orleans says despite stay-at-home mandates and citywide closures of restaurants, bars, and other public gathering places, parking laws will still be enforced
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Chris Miller
March 24, 2020 - 5:53 pm
New Orleans cops, firefighters come down with coronavirus
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 24, 2020 - 3:33 pm
Louisiana's governot says more people need to comply with the stay at home order and take steps to reduce spread of coronavirus.
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