Monday, September 23, 2019

Tag: mayor mitch landrieu

As Baltimore Explores Options to Remove Confederate...

Taking a cue from New Orleans, Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh said she's looking to rid the city of its Confederate war monuments. Meanwhile, a...

Visions of Katrina: Ninth Ward Hardest Hit...

A dangerous wall of severe thunderstorms roared through southeast Louisiana on Tuesday, Feb. 7, unleashing several tornadoes across the state and parts of New...

New Orleans Mayor Announces $13.3M Settlement In...

The city of New Orleans has agreed to pay $13.3 million to settle a civil rights suit stemming from three fatal incidents between New...

New Orleans Mayor Seeks Settlements in Danziger...

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is looking to settle a slew of civil rights claims against the city stemming from a pair of lawsuits...

New Orleans Is Latest Southern City to...

The city of New Orleans is considering an ordinance that would tear down monuments honoring Confederate heroes, according to news reports. New Orleans has...

Man Dies From Gunshot Wounds He Received...

Richard White, 63, carried a machete and a bag containing six Molotov cocktails when he chased two TSA workers with wasp spray before being...

Despite Appearances, the Lives of Young Black...

It is seldom that a politician can move me down to my core, but New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu had me nearly in tears...