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Small Business Saturday Promotes Buy Local
From Black Friday to Small Business Saturday, local stores are rolling out the red carpet urging neighbors to shop small.

Freeze Warning Issued For North Shore
     A cold front moving our way is expected to send temperatures plummeting below freezing on the North Shore.

Dawn Busters Kiwanis Club Fry Up 700 Turkeys For Thanksgiving

ATM Safety: Cursing Could Clear Out Criminals
As you ramp-up your holiday shopping, you might be making more visits to the ATM.  Criminals might, too.

Feds Issue Warning to Black Elk Engery
The government ordered Black Elk Energy to immediately take steps to improve safety on its offshore platforms.

Insulation Blamed For Fueling Michoud Fire Tuesday Night
New Orleans firefighters say large pallets of insulation fueled a fire at NASA's Michoud Facility on Old Gentilly Road in New Orleans East.

Suspected Isaac Looter Arrested
Plaquemines Parish deputies arrested a second man accused of being in a trio of looter after Hurricane Isaac.

Food for Thought: Should the Woman Who Posted Picture Next to Tomb of Unknowns Be Fired?
A woman posted a picture on Facebook that shows herself giving the bird next to the tomb of the unknown soldier.

Elderly Sisters Talk Tough, Scare Off Fake FEMA Con-Man
The idea was to rip off a pair of defenseless elderly ladies, but a sharp tongue from one would-be victim made a turkey out of a con-man.

Domestic Violence Calls Increase On Thanksgiving

     Thanksgiving is supposed to be full of pleasant, memorable moments with family. But police say they deal with an increase in domestic violence calls and family feuds.

A Retired Zuppardo Heads Back To Work For The Holidays

For days a retired grocery store owner has been clocking back in. Roy Zuppardo is cooking at his old stomping grounds over the holidays. Vanessa Bolano has the story.

Chef Matt Murphy Turns Thanksgiving Leftovers Into 4 Fresh Meals

Think twice before tossing those Thanksgiving leftovers. Chef Matt Murphy lets Vanessa Bolano into his kitchen at The Irish House to whip up some fresh dishes featuring Thursday's meal.

Paul Tagliabue Will Rule on Saints' Bounties in December
ESPN is reporting Paul Tagliabue has notified league officials and players implicated in the bounty probe that he plans to complete all hearings by December 4.

Cooking With The New Orleans Hornets Honeybees Dancers

The New Orleans Hornets' Honeybees can dance, but can they cook a Thanksgiving meal?  We decided to put them to the test. 

Bicyclists Push For Bike Lanes On Decatur Street

Bicyclists gathered for a rally in the French Quarter Tuesday afternoon.  The event was organized by the group and included dozens of riders.


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