(NEW ORLEANS) — A barrage of gunfire erupted in the heart of New Orleans' French Quarter early Sunday leaving at least five people wounded and a panicked crowd running for cover.The shooting broke out about 3 a.m. on Bourbon Street at Orleans Avenue, about... Read More.
The lineup has been unveiled for the 2021 edition of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, which traditionally is held during two weeks in late April and early May but was moved to October this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Among this year's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A tropical threat churning in the Gulf of Mexico is taking aim at the Gulf Coast -- and has formed into Tropical Storm Claudette just southwest of New Orleans. The storm is moving NNE as 12 mph with sustained winds at 45... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A tropical threat churning in the Gulf of Mexico is taking aim at the Gulf Coast -- and is forecast to strengthen into tropical storm Claudette. Tropical storm warnings have been issued in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle as the... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) -- Twenty-four-hour alcohol sales return to New Orleans on Friday, when the city has scheduled lifting all COVID-19 restrictions on bars and restaurants. In addition to eliminating the pandemic-related 1 a.m. last call for drinks, bars and restaurants no longer have to space... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) — One person has been killed and six people have been injured in a shooting late Saturday night close to the famous French Quarter in New Orleans. The incident occurred at approximately 11:42 p.m. at the intersection of Saint Bernard Avenue and North... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW ORLEANS) -- A boater who had been missing in the waters of Lake Pontchartrain near New Orleans was found dead on Sunday after being ejected from a pleasure craft that slammed into a highway drawbridge, authorities said.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News (NEW ORLEANS) -- A Tulane police officer was shot and killed outside a high school basketball game Friday evening, the New Orleans Police Department announced.At around 6:15 p.m. a person attempted to enter the George Washington... Read More.
The 2021 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival has been pushed to the fall. The multi-week fest, which is usually held in late April and early May, this year is scheduled to run from October 8 to October 17. "We are all ready to... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY and NICOLE CURTIS, ABC News(NEW ORLEANS) -- As hundreds of thousands in Louisiana attempt to pick up the pieces after Hurricane Laura, one man's generosity, spirit and dedication to service is emblematic of the resilience of even... Read More.
By ELLA TORRES, ABC News(NEW ORLEANS) -- New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced that the city has filed suit against the property developers who were overseeing the construction of a Hard Rock hotel that collapsed last year and killed three... Read More.