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Alan Scaia
September 04, 2019 - 10:03 am
( KRLD ) - Houston police say a man pulled a gun on employees at a Popeyes restaurant Monday night because the store had run out of chicken sandwiches. They were called to the shop in South Houston about 9 p.m. Monday after employees at Popeyes Chicken called to say several people had rushed the...
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Scoot
August 14, 2019 - 12:33 pm
Comedian/actor Andy Dick was standing outside of a nightclub in the French Quarter of New Orleans after a performance; and an unprovoked individual weaved past others and sucker-punched Dick, who hit the ground and was unconscious for about 20 minutes. Dick was rushed to a local hospital and was...
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Scoot
July 01, 2019 - 2:10 pm
When did defending freedom of speech become an action of the alt-right? There appears to be a growing trend in America of liberal activists showing their disgust for the Trump administration by taking action in public. Last summer, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked to leave the...
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Thomas Perumean
May 24, 2019 - 8:50 am
Mario Batali, the well known celebrity chef and one-time favorite of the New Orleans culinary scene made his first court appearance in Boston today. At an arraignment in Boston Municipal Court earlier today, Batali let the court enter the plea of not guilty to a charge of indecent assault and...
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Thomas Perumean
May 17, 2019 - 7:24 am
A 44-year old Arkansas man is facing first degree rape charges stemming from a March 2nd incident at a hotel in the Central Business District. Yohon Vernon could face life in prison is convicted. The victim, a 23-year old woman claims Vernon raped her while she was in her hotel room. Vernon was...
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Jim Hanzo
March 25, 2019 - 12:00 pm
The NOPD arrested a subject in the Seventh District for domestic aggravated assault and possession of narcotics. Last Wednesday 4 a.m., police say 24-year-old Kendall Lane, arrived to the victim’s residence in the 6800 block of Cindy Place to discover another male there. When the other male fled...
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February 20, 2019 - 9:35 pm
(WWL.com) A woman was attacked and assaulted after getting into a vehicle she had mistaken for being her rideshare driver in the Tigerland area of Baton Rouge. The man drove off, continuing to impersonate being her driver. Police Sgt. L’Jean McKneely said that’s when she got a notification that her...
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Chris Miller
July 24, 2018 - 4:58 pm
The New Orleans Police Department has arrested two officers on assault charges after they were involved in a fight outside a Mid-City bar that sent a man to the hospital. "The two officers involved in the incident are John Galman and Spencer Sutton," police said in a statement this afternoon. "Both...
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Newell Normand
September 20, 2017 - 7:53 pm
Today, the former Jefferson Parish Sheriff got real about crime in the French Quarter after another visitor to your fair city was beaten, robbed then hospitalized…after leaving a popular night cub at 11pm. Newell Normand's HOT TAKES on crime in the French Quarter: Predators are taking advantage of...
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