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Past articles by Richard:

Plaq. sheriff: Mother kills 17-month-old son by poisoning him with alcohol

The Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office says a Belle Chasse mother killed her 17-month-old son by poisoning him with alcohol. → Read More

Darren Sharper indicted for sexual assault, administering dangerous drugs in Arizona

The number of sexual assault charges against former New Orleans Saint Darren Sharper continues to grow. → Read More

Heads or tails? Coin toss to break tie for $4.41M construction project in Gretna

A coin may only be worth a dollar or less. But in Gretna Wednesday afternoon, one measly coin will have a whole lot more riding on it. → Read More

Pierre Thomas inks 2-year extension with Saints

Pierre Thomas’ agent announced and the Saints confirmed that Thomas has agreed to a 2-year contract extension with the team. → Read More

Reports: Saints to visit with 3-time All Pro S Jarius Byrd

Various media outlets are reporting that the Saints will bring in free agent safety Jarius Byrd in for a visit. → Read More

Eagles sign S Malcolm Jenkins to 3-year $16.25M deal, $8.5M guaranteed

Free agent safety Malcolm Jenkins has signed with the Eagles. → Read More

NOPD questions man regarding Mardi Gras double slaying

NOPD says it would like to talk with a man regarding a Mardi Gras night double slaying. → Read More

NOPD: Man goes missing on Bourbon Street

NOPD says a man went missing in the French Quarter. → Read More

Housekeeper cleans up, steals items worth $50,000 from Algiers home, police say

NOPD says a housekeeper stole $50,000 in items from a home. → Read More

NOPD seeks missing 15-year-old New Orleans East girl

NOPD says it is seeking the public’s help in finding a missing 15-year-old New Orleans East girl. → Read More

Slideshow: Tuesday hour-by-hour radar

The Metro area is slated to get plenty of rain Tuesday. → Read More

Lil Boosie: Prison term was life-changing

Rapper Lil Boosie says serving prison time in a Louisiana prison was life-changing, and he says it has made him a better person and ultimately, he hopes, a better artist. → Read More

Slideshow: Saints part ways with veterans, team leaders in 2014 offseason

It’s been quite the busy offseason for the New Orleans Saints. → Read More

Man accused of raping 2 women with Sharper posts $400,000 bond

The man arrested in connection with the alleged raping two women in the same incident as former New Orleans Saint Darren Sharper has posted bond. → Read More

Mansion Monday: 4-bedroom home in Kenner

Gardner Realtors shows this 4-bedroom home in Kenner, which is listed at $595,000. → Read More

NOPD seeks Texas man last seen in New Orleans

NOPD says it is seeking a missing Texas man last seen in New Orleans. → Read More

NOPD: Man shot in foot in New Orleans East

NOPD says a man suffered a gunshot wound to the foot in New Orleans East. → Read More

Coast Guard calls off search for missing fisherman in Mobile Bay

The Coast Guard has called off its search for a 35-year-old fisherman who went missing Thursday in Mobile Bay. → Read More

Jenkins tweet implies Thomas may be cut next; agent denies release

With a pair of Saints being told they will be given their walking papers Friday, former and possibly future Saint Malcolm Jenkins, currently a free agent, alluded that another Saint could be on the chopping block as well. → Read More

Body, car of missing UNO student found in Irish Bayou

Authorities said the body and vehicle of a missing UNO student were found Wednesday. → Read More