New Orleans

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 18, 2018 - 8:02 am
"Finally some cooler weather has returned to the New Orleans area!" WWL-TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum celebrated. It comes after a cold front moved across the area, dragging in cold air from the north. "The cold front has finally moved into the northern Gulf of Mexico, and that allowed cooler...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 18, 2018 - 6:28 am
New Orleans police are looking for whoever ran into and killed a man early this morning, then drove away. "The NOPD is investigating a fatal vehicle crash that occurred this morning (October 18, 2018) in the 2300 block of South Claiborne Avenue," according to a news release. "At about 2:23 a.m.,...
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October 16, 2018 - 7:03 am
Jennifer Kushinka reporting... New Orleans’ streets may be a little more crowded this winter if vacationers heed the advice of U.S. News & World Report. The publication lists the city as the fourth best destination for a winter getaway. Hawaii is No. 1, followed by Rome and Jackson Hole,...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 16, 2018 - 6:36 am
Tuesday started with morning lows around 77 degrees in New Orleans. Wednesday is expected to top out around 77. WWL-TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum says first we get more rain. "A cold front will sit over us today and that will keep plenty of clouds with scattered showers and storms in the forecast...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 15, 2018 - 9:08 pm
New leadership of the New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board hopes to smooth things over with the public by smoothing over city streets. Officials today released a plan to fill many of the worst potholes in the city. "We're making it clear that patches that are created by Sewerage and Water Board for...
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USA TODAY
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 15, 2018 - 7:27 am
With Sears filing for bankruptcy, many of the remaining Sears and Kmart stores are expected to close by the end of the year. The one time retail leader in the US, is on the brink of joining the ranks of the Ain't Dere No Mores. It got me thinking about all of the institutions that have come and...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 11, 2018 - 7:24 am
The first real cold front of the season is blowing through Southeast Louisiana. "A cold front will move through today and that will FINALLY bring us a taste of Fall," WWL-TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum forecasts. "The cooler air arrives tonight!" He says morning temps for Friday will be 20 degrees...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 10, 2018 - 7:14 am
Get ready to get a break from the record breaking heat we've been having. "A cold front will finally move across the area tonight into Thursday morning," WWL TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum said. "This front will not only drop the humidity, but also the temperatures!" He says we get a taste of it...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 08, 2018 - 10:37 am
New Orleans police are looking for a woman who allegedly committed an armed robbery at a business in the 500 block of Royal Street. "Detectives have identified the suspect in this incident as Destiny Dennies Lacourse (DOB: 08/01/1991). Lacourse is believed to frequently dons wigs of varying color...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 07, 2018 - 5:09 pm
New Orleans firefighters pulled a dead body from a well. Someone who said they were looking for firewood in a wooded area of Gentilly reported an odor and flies in the area. They then found the victim in the well near Florida Avenue and Gibson Street. That was around 9:30pm Saturday. NOFD says the...
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