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#New Orleans

# new-orleans - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

At least one dead as tornado rips through New Orleans
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

At least one dead as tornado rips through New Orleans

Mar 23rd 2022, 8:33 AM 7,327 Views 0 Comments

Other tornadoes spawned by the same storm system had hit parts of Texas and Oklahoma, killing one person on Monday.

# new-orleans - Tuesday 28 December, 2021

Endangered orangutan gives birth to healthy infant in New Orleans zoo
# Sumatran Orangutan
# Sumatran Orangutan

Endangered orangutan gives birth to healthy infant in New Orleans zoo

Dec 28th 2021, 3:50 PM 21,939 Views 6 Comments

Fewer than 14,000 Sumatran orangutans live in the wild.

# new-orleans - Monday 6 September, 2021

Shortages of supplies and workers to delay damage repairs in US after Hurricane Ida
# Storm
# Storm

Shortages of supplies and workers to delay damage repairs in US after Hurricane Ida

Sep 6th 2021, 5:23 PM 6,557 Views 2 Comments

The hurricane damaged or destroyed more than 22,000 power poles.

# new-orleans - Saturday 4 September, 2021

One million people without power as Biden visits areas devastated by Hurricane Ida
# Louisiana
# Louisiana

One million people without power as Biden visits areas devastated by Hurricane Ida

Sep 4th 2021, 2:45 PM 8,201 Views 2 Comments

US President Joe Biden surveyed the damage yesterday.

# new-orleans - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Hurricane Ida: Two dead as road collapses in Mississippi
# Hurricane
# Hurricane

Hurricane Ida: Two dead as road collapses in Mississippi

Updated Aug 31st 2021, 4:24 PM 29,254 Views 7 Comments

Seven vehicles were involved in the accident, including a motorcycle.

# new-orleans - Sunday 29 August, 2021

Evacuations continue as Hurricane Ida hurtles towards New Orleans
# Louisiana
# Louisiana

Evacuations continue as Hurricane Ida hurtles towards New Orleans

Aug 29th 2021, 9:43 AM 16,701 Views 8 Comments

Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards said Ida would be one of the most powerful storms to hit the state since the 1850s.

# new-orleans - Saturday 24 April, 2021

McDowell makes hole-in-one at New Orleans PGA Tour pairs event
# Zurich Classic
From The42
# Zurich Classic

McDowell makes hole-in-one at New Orleans PGA Tour pairs event

Apr 24th 2021, 9:38 AM 3,073 Views 1 Comment

The lead is shared by Norwegian duo Viktor Hovland and Kris Ventura and Americans Tony Finau and Cameron Champ.

# new-orleans - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Three people dead after gun store shooting in New Orleans
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

Three people dead after gun store shooting in New Orleans

Feb 21st 2021, 7:15 AM 20,946 Views 29 Comments

The gunman is among the dead.

# new-orleans - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Kamara runs for record-tying six touchdowns as Saints hammer Vikings
# When Saints Go Rushing In
From The42
# When Saints Go Rushing In

Kamara runs for record-tying six touchdowns as Saints hammer Vikings

Dec 26th 2020, 9:14 AM 3,544 Views 0 Comments

New Orleans were 52-33 winners against Minnesota in the NFL’s Christmas contest.

# new-orleans - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Two killed during Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

Two killed during Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans

Feb 23rd 2020, 10:30 AM 26,439 Views 5 Comments

The carnival season is nearing its traditional all-out Fat Tuesday celebration.

# new-orleans - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Storm Barry is now a hurricane, as it hurtles towards Louisiana's coast
# Emergency
# Emergency

Storm Barry is now a hurricane, as it hurtles towards Louisiana's coast

Updated Jul 13th 2019, 5:45 PM 25,750 Views 11 Comments

The Mississippi River is currently at 17 feet – just below flood range.

# new-orleans - Friday 7 June, 2019

Legendary New Orleans blues pianist Dr John dies at 77
# RIP
# RIP

Legendary New Orleans blues pianist Dr John dies at 77

Jun 7th 2019, 7:25 AM 10,862 Views 11 Comments

The Grammy award winning musician has been described today as a “radiant singer, songwriter, and pianist”.

# new-orleans - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

What can Irish cities learn from the response to drug use in New Orleans?
# Opinion
# Opinion

What can Irish cities learn from the response to drug use in New Orleans?

Nov 6th 2018, 7:00 AM 16,381 Views 3 Comments

There is an increasing recognition by police services that drug use is not a policing matter, but requires a health led response, writes Tony Duffin

# new-orleans - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Police search for two gunmen who killed three people in New Orleans
# French Quarter
# French Quarter

Police search for two gunmen who killed three people in New Orleans

Jul 29th 2018, 1:51 PM 11,231 Views 79 Comments

Seven other people were wounded.

# new-orleans - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Trump visits disaster zone battered by Hurricane Harvey
# Texas
# Texas

Trump visits disaster zone battered by Hurricane Harvey

Aug 29th 2017, 9:36 PM 26,083 Views 72 Comments

“It’s historic, it’s epic, but I tell you, it happened in Texas — and Texas can handle anything.”

# new-orleans - Sunday 28 May, 2017

After a year under wraps, an Irish startup backed by heavy-hitters is ready to unseat LinkedIn
# Startups
# Startups

After a year under wraps, an Irish startup backed by heavy-hitters is ready to unseat LinkedIn

May 28th 2017, 6:30 AM 20,529 Views 11 Comments

Eamon Leonard has unveiled Cohort – an app that makes it easier to ask for a favour.

# new-orleans - Sunday 30 April, 2017

'A blatant affront to American values': New Orleans removes Confederate monument
# White Supremacy
# White Supremacy

'A blatant affront to American values': New Orleans removes Confederate monument

Apr 30th 2017, 7:15 AM 12,081 Views 47 Comments

The city mayor said this move sends a message that New Orleans celebrates its diversity, inclusion and tolerance.

# new-orleans - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Man who shot dead NFL hero over a traffic dispute gets 'lenient' 25-year sentence
# Will Smith
# Will Smith

Man who shot dead NFL hero over a traffic dispute gets 'lenient' 25-year sentence

Apr 20th 2017, 10:02 PM 21,806 Views 26 Comments

Will Smith played for the New Orleans team that won the Super Bowl in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

# new-orleans - Sunday 26 February, 2017

28 injured after truck ploughs into New Orleans Mardi Gras parade
# Drunk Driver
# Drunk Driver

28 injured after truck ploughs into New Orleans Mardi Gras parade

Feb 26th 2017, 8:53 AM 22,509 Views 25 Comments

The age of the victims ranged from a four-year old child who was in stable condition, to people in their 30s or 40s.

# new-orleans - Monday 28 November, 2016

One killed and nine injured in New Orleans shooting
# French Quarter
# French Quarter

One killed and nine injured in New Orleans shooting

Nov 28th 2016, 6:46 AM 10,623 Views 5 Comments

The man died of gunshot wounds, while two women and seven men were injured.

# new-orleans - Sunday 28 August, 2016

US flight makes emergency landing after engine breaks apart
# Southwest Airlines
# Southwest Airlines

US flight makes emergency landing after engine breaks apart

Aug 28th 2016, 2:51 PM 40,052 Views 24 Comments

The plane was taken out of service after landing safely in Florida.

# new-orleans - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

There was a SCRAP among the Roses to catch a bridal bouquet tonight
# Fight Fight Fight
From The Daily Edge
# Fight Fight Fight

There was a SCRAP among the Roses to catch a bridal bouquet tonight

Aug 23rd 2016, 10:30 PM 4,267 Views 1 Comment

And New Orleans won.

# new-orleans - Monday 15 August, 2016

State of emergency declared in Louisiana after floods endanger thousands
# Louisiana
# Louisiana

State of emergency declared in Louisiana after floods endanger thousands

Aug 15th 2016, 8:36 AM 8,618 Views 15 Comments

Over 20,000 people and hundreds of pets have been rescued from the floods so far.

# new-orleans - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Super Bowl-winning former NFL player shot dead in road rage incident
# Will Smith
# Will Smith

Super Bowl-winning former NFL player shot dead in road rage incident

Apr 10th 2016, 4:30 PM 29,699 Views 14 Comments

Will Smith, who played for the New Orleans Saints, was shot and killed yesterday.

# new-orleans - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

US tycoon Robert Durst pleads guilty to weapon charges, paving way for murder trial
# The Jinx
# The Jinx

US tycoon Robert Durst pleads guilty to weapon charges, paving way for murder trial

Feb 3rd 2016, 9:11 PM 17,782 Views 0 Comments

Durst (71) was charged in Los Angeles last year with murder for the 2000 death of a friend.

# new-orleans - Monday 23 November, 2015

At least 16 injured in shooting at New Orleans playground
# United States
# United States

At least 16 injured in shooting at New Orleans playground

Nov 23rd 2015, 7:13 AM 20,046 Views 32 Comments

As many as 500 people were in the park at the time.

# new-orleans - Monday 31 August, 2015

PHOTOS: These then-and-now images show Hurricane Katrina's devastation
# Ten Years Later
# Ten Years Later

PHOTOS: These then-and-now images show Hurricane Katrina's devastation

Aug 31st 2015, 6:05 AM 24,303 Views 4 Comments

It all happened 10 years ago, this week.

# new-orleans - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans 10 years ago, today: Here's how it happened
# Katrina10
# Katrina10

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans 10 years ago, today: Here's how it happened

Aug 29th 2015, 10:50 PM 18,169 Views 5 Comments

Retrace every step of the Storm of the Century.

# new-orleans - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

This dunk machine is the proud new owner of a record $145 million, 5-year NBA contract
# EYEBROW-RAISING
From The42
# EYEBROW-RAISING

This dunk machine is the proud new owner of a record $145 million, 5-year NBA contract

Jul 1st 2015, 5:24 PM 8,206 Views 8 Comments

The 22-year-old’s jackpot day is a sign of things to come.

# new-orleans - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Violent storm blows train off elevated bridge
# Train In Pain
# Train In Pain

Violent storm blows train off elevated bridge

Apr 28th 2015, 9:29 PM 29,166 Views 12 Comments

Miraculously, nobody was hurt.

# new-orleans - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport

Mar 21st 2015, 8:34 AM 9,721 Views 29 Comments

One passenger was injured with a graze on the arm during the incident.

# new-orleans - Monday 16 February, 2015

Garda shot in New Orleans thanks Irish community for kind messages of support
# On The Mend
# On The Mend

Garda shot in New Orleans thanks Irish community for kind messages of support

Feb 16th 2015, 11:16 PM 17,345 Views 31 Comments

Garda Brian Hanrahan was on holidays when he was shot several times.

# new-orleans - Friday 6 February, 2015

Garda shot in New Orleans is 'on the mend'
# Good News
# Good News

Garda shot in New Orleans is 'on the mend'

Feb 6th 2015, 10:52 PM 24,868 Views 66 Comments

Brian Hanrahan is waiting for doctors to allow him to fly home.

# new-orleans - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Two brothers arrested over shooting of garda in New Orleans
# Detained
# Detained

Two brothers arrested over shooting of garda in New Orleans

Feb 4th 2015, 7:48 AM 13,479 Views 0 Comments

Garda Brian Hanrahan was shot several times after refusing to hand over cash in an attempted mugging.

# new-orleans - Sunday 1 February, 2015

New Orleans police release sketches of men suspected of shooting off-duty garda
# Shooting
# Shooting

New Orleans police release sketches of men suspected of shooting off-duty garda

Feb 1st 2015, 12:24 PM 12,768 Views 41 Comments

Brian Hanrahan was shot in the lower back and leg after refusing to hand over cash in an attempted mugging.

# new-orleans - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# Lunch Fix
# Lunch Fix

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Jan 28th 2015, 1:14 PM 6,332 Views 2 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Off-duty garda shot in attempted mugging in New Orleans
# Intensive Care
# Intensive Care

Off-duty garda shot in attempted mugging in New Orleans

Jan 28th 2015, 11:39 AM 20,903 Views 61 Comments

He’s now being treated for his wounds in hospital.

# new-orleans - Friday 17 October, 2014

$125-a-ticket Famine Commemoration Gala dinner will be a "sombre, respectful" affair
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

$125-a-ticket Famine Commemoration Gala dinner will be a "sombre, respectful" affair

Oct 17th 2014, 6:30 AM 8,006 Views 44 Comments

The event is taking place in New Orleans in November.

# new-orleans - Monday 15 September, 2014

I'm not a child abuser, says reinstated NFL star Adrian Peterson
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

I'm not a child abuser, says reinstated NFL star Adrian Peterson

Sep 15th 2014, 9:36 PM 4,923 Views 4 Comments

After being charged with injuring his four-year old son with the branch of a tree, the player could feature in the Minnesota Vikings’ next game.

# new-orleans - Monday 19 May, 2014

Brad Pitt throws a beer to Matthew McConaughey after finding out they're neighbours
# Beer Buyers Club
From The Daily Edge
# Beer Buyers Club

Brad Pitt throws a beer to Matthew McConaughey after finding out they're neighbours

May 19th 2014, 1:40 PM 6,732 Views 0 Comments

Lend me some sugar…

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