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Russian lawyer questions Mueller's search for truth, wonders why she hasn't been contacted | NOLA.com

MOSCOW -- A Russian lawyer who discussed sanctions with Donald Trump Jr. in New York during his father's 2016 campaign for the U.S. presidency said …

Donald Trump

"I think he was an angel": N.O. woman seeks stranger who saved her dad's life | NOLA.com

Minutes after midnight on April 13, Stephanie Guercio awoke to the sound of someone gasping for air. At first, she thought the dog was throwing up, …

New Orleans

Warrants issued for suspect in Nashville Waffle House killings: report | NOLA.com

Murder warrants have been issued for the arrest of a 29-year-old Illinois man wanted in connection with an early Sunday morning shooting at a …

New Orleans

Man struck with own car after being carjacked in Little Woods: NOPD | NOLA.com

A 52-year-old man was carjacked and assaulted in Little Woods Saturday (April 21), according to NOPD's overnight crime log.<p>At around 2:53 p.m., the …

New Orleans

Stabbing in Algiers and robbery near Bayou St. John overnight: NOPD | NOLA.com

New Orleans police reported a stabbing in Algiers Saturday afternoon and an armed robbery in Bayou St. John shortly after midnight Sunday (April …

Crime

Prom 2018: Edna Karr creates 'A Night to Remember' | NOLA.com

Edna Karr High School students rocked the dance floor at their 2018 senior prom Saturday (April 21) in the St. Charles Lounge in the Mercedes-Benz …

New Orleans

Showers and thunderstorms likely throughout the day | NOLA.com

The potential for rainy skies Sunday (April 22) has already forced the cancellation of events throughout the city, including the NOLA Tricentennial …

Weather

4 killed, 4 injured in mass shooting at Nashville Waffle House: report | NOLA.com

Four people were killed, and 4 others injured early Sunday (April 22) when a man opened fire with an assault rifle inside a Waffle House in …

Law Enforcement

John Archibald's Pulitzer: how the 'wild west of new media' was won | NOLA.com

I've never met John Archibald. But this week, he's my hero.<p>Archibald is the AL.com columnist who won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary, for his …

Journalism

Cuts in Louisiana budget are larger than they appear | Opinion | NOLA.com

A majority of the Louisiana House of Representatives voted Thursday (April 19) to close hospitals, stop training doctors, boot 46,000 elderly and …

Health Care

Prom 2018: Landry-Walker enjoys a night at the Grammys | NOLA.com

L.B. Landry-O.P. Walker College and Career Preparatory High School students walked the red carpet on the way to their senior prom Saturday (April 21) …

New Orleans

2 ducklings, 1 duck recovering after April 12 Mississippi River oil spill: U.S. Coast Guard | NOLA.com

Two ducklings and one Drake Mallard duck are recovering after a cargo vessel crashed into a pier near the Nashville Wharf on the Mississippi River …

Rowing

Man riding bicycle killed in Kenner crash Saturday night: police | NOLA.com

A 54-year-old man was killed in a vehicle wreck in Kenner Saturday night (April 21), according to Kenner Police.<p>The man was crossing Airline Drive …

New Orleans

Mother, son dead after shootout with police in Winn Parish | NOLA.com

Authorities say a second person has died following an April 11 gunfight with sheriff's deputies in rural north Louisiana.<p>Louisiana State Police said …

Law Enforcement

2 charged in Gonzales crash that killed 5-year-old girl | NOLA.com

Two Louisiana residents face charges two weeks after a crash that killed a 5-year-old girl.<p>Louisiana State Police said the suspects were 31-year-old …

Crime

Perched on a platform high in a tree, a 61-year-old Virginia woman fights a gas pipeline | NOLA.com

ROANOKE COUNTY, Va. -- When the trees started coming down, Theresa "Red" Terry went up.<p>Now, the 61-year-old mother of three is perched on a platform …

New Orleans

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117 | NOLA.com

TOKYO -- The world's oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died.<p>Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of …

New Orleans

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle step out for Invictus Games reception: See the photos | NOLA.com

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made an appearance Saturday (April 21) at a special London reception for the upcoming Invictus Games. The games will …

Prince Harry

Elderly dog keeps lost Australian toddler safe overnight: report | NOLA.com

An elderly dog kept a three-year-old girl safe while she was lost in the Australian wilderness overnight, The West Australian reports.<p>Max the dog, a …

Pets

Man sets the same St. Roch house on fire 5 times: warrant | NOLA.com

A 40-year-old man is accused of setting the same house in the St. Roch neighborhood on fire five times in one week, according to his arrest …

New Orleans

Mom who stuffed twin infants in suitcase charged with 4 felonies | NOLA.com

FLINT, MI -- The mother who stuffed her 11-month-old twin daughters into a suitcase and put them by the curb next to trash has been charged with four …

Crime

Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson | NOLA.com

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- President Donald Trump says he's considering a posthumous pardon for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 …

Donald Trump

Sessions told White House that Rosenstein's firing could prompt his departure, too | NOLA.com

Attorney General Jeff Sessions recently told the White House he might have to leave his job if President Donald Trump fired his deputy, Rod …

Donald Trump

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in 'Austin Powers' films, dead at 49 | NOLA.com

Verne Troyer, the actor best known for playing Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" films, has died. He was 49.<p>News of Troyer's death was posted Saturday …

New Orleans

AT&T, Verizon are again being investigated for collusion. Here's how we got here. | NOLA.com

The Justice Department is currently investigating whether AT&T and Verizon may have colluded to thwart a technology that could allow wireless …

New Orleans

7-year-old is only student at her school to walk out in gun protest: report | NOLA.com

Across the United States, groups of students left class Friday (April 20) to protest gun violence. But at one Washington D.C. elementary school, a …

New Orleans

Paid internship: Ride free Harley across U.S., post on social media, keep the bike | NOLA.com

Time spent on the open road typically doesn't make one's resume. But with a summer internship involving just that, Harley-Davidson Inc. is turning …

Motorcycles

NOLA Tricentennial Dog Parade cancelled for rain threat: report | NOLA.com

The NOLA Tricentennial Dog Parade has been cancelled due to rainy weather forecast for Sunday (April 22), Gambit says. The event, hosted by City Bark …

Steve Scalise released from hospital after planned surgery | NOLA.com

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, R-Jefferson, was released from MedStar Washington Hospital Center on Saturday (April 21), five days after a planned surgery …

New Orleans

'56 bodies, 56 stories -- all have a sad ending': Unclaimed bodies laid to rest in Covington | NOLA.com

Dr. Charles Preston began reading through the 56 biographies Friday night but never completed the task. Midway through the process the reading became …

New Orleans