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Change of Guard in N.O.
Change of Guard in N.O.
Change of Guard in N.O.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Post-Katrina scandals have abated and the homicide rate dropped markedly last year in New Orleans. But violent crime still plagues the city and challenges abound for the person who ultimately replaces police chief Ronal Serpas.
Nagin Gets 10 Year Sentence
Nagin Gets 10 Year Sentence
Nagin Gets 10 Year Sentence
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ray Nagin entered New Orleans City Hall as a cool, confidant self-styled reformer in 2002. He won national notoriety as a passionate, if profane, critic of the federal response to Hurricane Katrina in 2005. He exited in 2010 under suspicion.
New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton Suspended One Year By NFL
New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton Suspended One Year By NFL
New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton Suspended One Year By NFL
The NFL has suspended New Orleans Saints’ head coach Sean Payton for one year as punishment for the team’s admitted use of a bounty system from 2009 to 2011. Payton was aware of the system, which compensated players for hits inflicted on opponents. Payton’s suspension is slated to begin April 1.