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FILE - In this July 20, 2017, file photo, Carole Baskin, founder of Big Cat Rescue, walks the property near Tampa, Fla. The family of Don Lewis, a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and who appeared on the hit TV series “Tiger King,” has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information to help solve the case. Attorney John Phillips held a news conference Monday, Aug. 10, 2020 and announced the investigation into Don Lewis’ disappearance. (Loren Elliott/Tampa Bay Times via AP, File)
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August 10, 2020 - 5:09 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The family of a Florida man who disappeared in 1997 and who appeared on the hit TV series “Tiger King,” has hired a lawyer and is offering $100,000 in exchange for information to help solve the case. Attorney John Phillips held a news conference in Tampa Monday and...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 08, 2020 - 7:11 am
A 5th shooting on the Interstate in New Orleans in the last two weeks
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 06, 2020 - 1:38 pm
New Orleans Police have reported a string of shootings on the Interstate.
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August 06, 2020 - 11:34 am
Would increasing the consequences for violating municipal rules concerning COVID-19 lead to fewer violations?
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Crime
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 04, 2020 - 9:28 am
New Orleans Police say they have arrested a 66-year-old woman for allegedly stabbing an 87-year-old woman.
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 03, 2020 - 4:29 am
New Orleans Police say a shooting on the interstate in New Orleans East sent a man to the hospital Sunday night.
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With Air Force One in the background, President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event with Florida Sheriffs in Tampa, Fla., Friday, July 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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July 31, 2020 - 5:03 pm
TAMPA (AP) — President Donald Trump is taking a Friday swing through Florida, a state critical to his reelection prospects and bracketed by two storms — one now bringing daily records on COVID-19 deaths and the other swirling just to the south in the form of Hurricane Isaias. Trump delivered a...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
July 31, 2020 - 11:47 am
New Orleans police now say that a shooting on the interstate sent three people to area hospitals with bullet wounds.
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Kenny Kuhn
July 31, 2020 - 11:17 am
The number of homicides in New Orleans has sky rocketed, ending a five year downward trend of case murders. Criminologist at LSU Health New Orleans School of Public Health, Peter Scharf, says this trend is likely to continue.
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New Orleans Police report a shooting on the interstate left a man dead Thursday night. A second shooting death may be related.
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