The removal of the Liberty Monument was seen by civil rights advocates as an important step toward healing wounds inflicted by generations of segregation and discrimination.
The number of people injured during the Krewe of Endymion parade could increase.
Former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith's wife was injured in the shooting, which police say may have been road rage.
New Orleanians can recycle their trees by placing them on the curb January 7-9.
The New Orleans songwriter and pianist's contributions to popular music and jazz in the 20th century were incalculable.
The city owes firefighters $75 million in back wages, plus $67 million in interest.
Bush said he was there to remind the country what strong leadership means.
Obama compared the recovery of New Orleans after Katrina to America's ongoing recovery from the recession of 2007.
David Spielman's photographs capture scenes of post-Katrina destruction in New Orleans.
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, opportunistic, bureaucratic, racist and politicized rebuilding plans kicked New Orleans when it was down.
The attacker was shot by authorities.
Carnival season wrapped up on Tuesday in the Big Easy after weeks of parades.
A billionaire’s dream to tell the story of Buddy Bolden, the New Orleans legend who "invented jazz," is finally coming true.
Shrimp the size of dinner plates and wild boar could be the future of Louisiana fare.
“They have hijacked our damn democracy. They lobby, they write the laws.”