Debra Dolan, FOX 8 New Orleans

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FOX 8 New Orleans

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Recent articles by Debra:

Authorities ID remains in South Carolina as Brittanee Drexel

Authorities have confirmed remains found in South Carolina last week are of those of Brittanee Drexel, a teenager who disappeared over a decade ago. → Read More

Garth Brooks halts ticket sales for Buffalo concert after supermarket attack

Garth Brooks announced Monday he decided to postpone concert ticket sales for his show in Buffalo. → Read More

Elementary school accidentally sells roses with thongs for Mother’s Day, reports say

At least one mom who was given the rose from her child posted a video about the gift on Facebook. → Read More

ADOPTED: Dog found tied to fire hydrant gets new home after heartbreaking story goes viral

A dog found tied to a fire hydrant in a Green Bay neighborhood earlier this month has been adopted, according to the Wisconsin Humane Society. → Read More

Baby delivered after pregnant woman, man shot and killed

A newborn is in critical condition after being born to a mother who was shot and killed. → Read More

Student becomes first to graduate from university’s special needs program

East Tennessee State University is celebrating the first student to graduate from the school’s academic program designed for people with intellectual disabilities. → Read More

Dog found with note, tied to fire hydrant ready for adoption soon

A dog found tied to a fire hydrant in a Green Bay neighborhood earlier this month is expected to be ready for adoption by the end of the week, according to the Wisconsin Humane Society. → Read More

Mother of 13, grandma of 75, great-grandmother of 120, celebrates milestone birthday

Donna Crosby and 284 other people, who were mostly family, gathered in Texas Saturday to celebrate her 90th birthday. → Read More

Pain at the pump: Gas prices reach new record high

The national average price of gas hit a new record high Tuesday of $4.36 per gallon, rising just above the previous record set in March, according to GasBuddy. → Read More

Anonymous donor pays tab for college graduates in Texas

An anonymous donor picked up the remaining balances of more than 100 students who graduated from Wiley College this weekend. → Read More

PHOTOS: School bus seen teetering on its side in Ohio

A school bus in Ohio took a nosedive early Monday morning, causing it to teeter onto its side. → Read More

WATCH: Man cuts grass before stealing lawn mower, police say

The video shows him cutting the homeowner’s front and back yard before running away when officers arrived. → Read More

10-year-old sworn in as junior officer to nearly 400 law enforcement agencies

A 10-year-old battling terminal cancer passed up the chance of going to Walt Disney World to become the youngest officer to be sworn into U.S. Customs and Border Protection. → Read More

Amazon to pay employee travel expenses to get abortions, other treatments, reports say

CNN Business reports this move is similar to policies implemented by Citigroup, Yelp, Uber and Lyft “to help employees bypass Republican-led efforts in several states to effectively ban abortion.” → Read More

Mother accused of stabbing her children to death, police say

Police say they found three people injured when officers arrived at the scene. They were all taken to the hospital, where two children died. → Read More

Mothers accuse pediatrician of crossing the line

It all started with one text message posted online. Now, more women are coming forward to claim a Big Island pediatrician went too far. → Read More

2 hospitalized after argument over doughnuts leads to fight

A witness told police she was waiting in line for food when a man and woman began arguing with the employee at the drive-through window. → Read More

Body found inside barrel at a Las Vegas lake may have been there for decades

Police in Las Vegas say a body found in a barrel at Lake Mead over the weekend could have been there for several decades. → Read More

WATCH: Man accused of trying to abduct student at bus stop

The girl told police Jackson walked around near her, trying to start a conversation before grabbing her from behind and trying to pull her in the direction of his vehicle, which was parked around the corner. → Read More

Woman accused of driving with child in vehicle at .33% BAC

Deputies with the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office investigated an accident Saturday and say the woman had a BAC of .33%. → Read More