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Do you know how much it costs every month to feed the animals at the Audubon Institute? 🤔 Zoo officials say it takes $70,000 a month to feed their 15,000 animals. See behind-the-scene photos of their meal time routines.
Tomorrow is Oct. 1 — does that mean south Louisiana is mostly in the clear in terms of hurricane threats? A deep dive into our region's history says it's not time to let your guard down yet. MORE: 🔻
How do you keep a bakery afloat during a pandemic? Add pizza to the menu. 🤤🍕
DEVELOPING: A man was shot, critically injured in a shooting in the Lower 9th Ward, NOPD says. Here's the latest:
BREAKING: Louisiana's first fatality from Hurricane Laura has been reported as a 14-year-old girl
Protesters chant “Lock him up” right outside the New Orleans Convention Center, where is speaking today.
LATEST Two Gretna officers fired: One posted on Facebook that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @Ocasio2018 ) "needs a round." The second fired officer hit "like" button. Police chief: Incident "an embarrassment to our department" ... "very, very disappointing." STORY:
Shocking video shared via @BrienFallon : As the under-construction Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans collapsed, vehicles and a streetcar dodged debris falling down from the construction site as captured from inside a streetcar. LATEST info from the scene:
Tragic news this evening: Award-winning WVUE anchor Nancy Parker one of two people killed in New Orleans East plane crash. in a tearful announcement, the station said she was on the plane "doing what she loved: Telling a story." Pilot not yet ID'd. MORE:
This kid has all the moves! (His dancing partner ain't too bad either) Many thanks to Christopher Henry for allowing us to share his video, which he shot in the French Quarter while Them Boys Brass Band played in the background.