louisiana

Undocumented father seeks sanctuary

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WDSU) – A man has taken sanctuary in a New Orleans church in an effort to avoid deportation. Jose Torres, an undocumented immigrant, appeared at a news conference Wednesday morning at First Grace United Methodist Church, where he discussed …

New Orleans shooting leaves 1 dead, 9 injured

New Orleans, La. (CNN) — Gunshots interrupted a weekend of holiday celebrations in New Orleans’ French Quarter early Sunday, leaving one person dead and nine injured, city officials said. An argument between two men on Bourbon Street escalated into a shootout, police …

Medford volunteers arrive in Louisiana

Baton Rouge, Louisiana — The Medford couple who flew to Louisiana this week are now hard at work helping the victims of severe flooding. Patty and Chuck Albin landed in Baton Rouge Tuesday. They have since been busy loading emergency response vehicles with …

Louisiana flood victim aides neighbors

Ascension Parish, La. (WDSU) — Louisiana native Nick Babbin just bought his home in February and now it’s been destroyed by the flooding. Babbin went home Tuesday for the first time since Saturday, and he says almost everything is a complete loss. …