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Remembering Nancy Parker

Nancy Parker, the Alabama native who made New Orleans her home in 1996, never looked back. Many says the Fox 8 anchor was easy to talk to. But it was her grace and curiosity and the time she took with the people she met that made her such a beloved anchorwoman.READ MORE:Remembering Nancy Parker CHECK…MORE

Steve King defends comments on abortion, rape and incest at town hall

Steve King defends comments on abortion, rape and incest at town hall

Republican Rep. Steve King clashed with constituents as he defended several of his controversial comments on abortion and immigration during a Saturday town hall in his hometown of Storm Lake, Iowa. King was asked in a tense exchange if he would defend comments he made Wednesday questioning whether there would “be any population of the…MORE

NOPD: Father and son reported missing found in good health

The New Orleans Police Department says two men who were reported missing were found in good health.The wife of 84-year-old Marion Winn and the mother of his son, 48-year-old Rendell Winn, said she last saw her husband and son around 11 p.m. Friday in their residence in the 3600 block of Livingston Street before she…MORE

New Orleans anchor and journalist Nancy Parker dies in plane crash

A staple in New Orleans television has died.Nancy Parker, longtime anchor at WVUE FOX 8 News, died in a plane crash Friday afternoon in New Orleans East.She anchored every newscast at the station for more than 20 years in New Orleans.She was on assignment with Franklin Augustus, a member of a Louisiana group that honored…MORE

Josh McCown agrees to contract with Philadelphia Eagles

Josh McCown agrees to contract with Philadelphia Eagles

Josh McCown, a 40-year-old quarterback who had retired and was going to be an analyst with ESPN this season, agreed to contract terms with the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday, the team announced. McCown has played in games for eight different teams in 16 seasons, and has been on the roster of two other teams. He…MORE

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson comes out as gay

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson comes out as gay

Longtime Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson came out as gay in a column in the Ottawa Citizen on Saturday, writing that the announcement was “better late than never.” The 58-year-old wrote he had long struggled with the decision to be open about his sexuality, and considered whether the revelation would affect his relationships with family, friends…MORE

Maná’s message at this time? Vote

Maná’s message at this time? Vote

When leaders fail to reflect your values, vote them out. That is the message the Mexican rock group Maná would like to send to Latino citizens of the United States. As the band prepares to embark on a massive 22-city tour later this month — and perform live together for the first time in three…MORE

Kiefer Sutherland ‘seriously injured’ during European tour

Kiefer Sutherland ‘seriously injured’ during European tour

Kiefer Sutherland suffered a serious injury that has caused him to cancel the remaining three stops on his European tour, the actor and singer announced on social media. Sutherland said in an Instagram post on Thursday that he slipped on the steps of his tour bus, injuring a rib, “making it difficult to breathe and…MORE

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