Tag: Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Settles with Victims of Cop Shooting

New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu announced the city has reached settlements totaling $13.3 million

History Museum to Debut Film by Ava DuVernay in DC

Ava DuVernay chronicles an important historical date with new film

How Hurricane Katrina Changed My Life

A story of pain, change and resilience

JETflix Friday: Hurricane Katrina Edition

Celebrate New Orleans' triumphant spirit with these shows and films

Black Residents See Less Progress after Katrina

Poll reveals that Blacks view post-storm progress unfavorably

Hurricane Katrina: 10 Years Later

Plaque erected Monday and unveiled during an emotional ceremony

Katrina Shooting Reclassified As Homicide

Family demands justice for Henry Glover

Side Eye: Brian Williams’ ‘Thuggish’ Kids Tales

Did 'thugs' overwhelm the Ritz-Carlton during Hurricane Katrina?

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Heads to Prison

Former mayor was convicted on charges of conspiracy, bribery and more

Police: 2 Slain, 5 Hurt in New Orleans Shooting

Drive-by shooting happened Sunday night

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Files Appeal Notice

Former mayor was convicted on charges of conspiracy, bribery and more

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Sentenced to 10 Years

The politician was found guilty of 20 counts of corruption charges

Ray Nagin Convicted of Taking Bribes

Former New Orleans mayor was indicted in January 2013


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Feds Challenge New Trial in Katrina Shootings

Police convicted in deadly shootings after 2005 hurricane

Hurricane Katrina Cops Granted Retrial

Prosecutorial misconduct alleged

Lisa P. Jackson on Global Warming

The former EPA administrator discusses Katrina and global warming concerns

Big bill for levee upkeep comes to New Orleans

By next hurricane season, the city will take control of much of a revamped protection system of levees.

Sandy’s wrath stirs painful Katrina memories

The chaos wrought by Superstorm Sandy delivered deja vu for survivors of Hurricane Katrina.

Katrina floodwall case heads to trial

NEW ORLEANS — The Army Corps of Engineers is back on trial, seven years after Hurricane Katrina’s epic storm surge shredded the flood protection system ...

Storm Isaac could replicate Katrina

NEW ORLEANS — As Tropical Storm Isaac moved steadily toward Louisiana, residents geared up Monday for what has become an almost familiar Labor Day week ...