- Agent: Pelicans, center Alexis Ajinca agree on 4-year deal Updated: Jul-01-15 3:54 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - The New Orleans Pelicans and 7-foot center Alexis Ajinca agreed on a four-year, $20.2 million extension on Wednesday.
- Workers hailed as heroes after rescuing 3 from burning home Updated: Jun-26-15 6:31 am
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Six employees of Jefferson Parish's Streets Department have been honored for rescuing three people from a burning house earlier this month in Metairie.
- Pelicans trade rights to 56th pick Michigan State F Dawson Updated: Jun-26-15 1:05 am
METAIRIE, Louisiana - The New Orleans Pelicans traded the rights Thursday night to its only NBA draft pick.
- Engineer calls for new safety railings along Causeway Updated: Jun-25-15 12:50 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - An engineer has recommended a steel double rail should be installed along the southbound side of the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway to significantly improve the bridge's safety.
- Gentry aims to bring Pelicans victory parade down Canal St. Updated: Jun-22-15 8:24 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Alvin Gentry apologized for a raspy voice during his introductory news conference Monday as coach of the New Orleans Pelicans.
- Pelicans' Gordon exercises final year option of contract Updated: Jun-18-15 6:14 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - New Orleans Pelicans guard Eric Gordon has exercised the final-year option in his contract, which will pay him about $15.5 million next season.
- Man wanted in death of girlfriend arrested in Shreveport Updated: Jun-13-15 4:28 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - Louisiana authorities say 23-year-old man wanted in connection with the death of Jasilas Wright, whose body was found June 10 on Interstate 10 in Metairie, has been arrested.
- Last-minute rush as deadline nears for oil spill settlement Updated: Jun-08-15 5:01 pm
NEW ORLEANS - People seeking money for losses from the 2010 BP oil spill rushed to file claims online or lined up outside Gulf Coast claims offices Monday as a midnight filing deadline loomed.