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Louisiana authorities say a man fatally shot 3 ‘random victims’ in 2 days, and they can’t figure out why

Sean Barrette, 22, was arrested by a SWAT team Tuesday and charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of second-degree murder.
Mandina's Restaurant.

11 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in New Orleans

From a multi-course breakfast to a halal spot inside of a gas station, here's where local chefs eat in New Orleans.
A stock photo of a man vaping outdoors. A 30-year-old man from St. Petersburg, Florida, has reportedly been banned from all Spirit Airlines flights for life after he vaped into a bag at his seat, went into his bathroom, and set off the smoke alarm.

Spirit Airlines reportedly banned a passenger for life after he vaped at his seat, exhaled in a bag, and set off the smoke alarm mid-flight

The 30-year-old man from Florida also drank from several bottles of alcohol he brought on board, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reported.
The main recharge Dyke for the Coachella Valley, which helps protect the area from subsidence.

7 places that are sinking faster than anywhere else in the US

Multiple cities and towns in the US have seen their land dip lower, which could damage their infrastructure and make them more vulnerable to flooding.
Brad Pitt on a walking tour through the Make it Right houses in 2012.

Brad Pitt’s post-Katrina housing project is under fire after homes started rotting and collapsing. Here’s everything that’s gone wro...

Brad Pitt's plan to rebuild New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward after Hurricane Katrina has run into a slew of problems.
The famous Carousel Bar & Lounge at Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans.

I went to some of New Orleans’ fanciest, most iconic bars — but had a better time at the dive bars that locals swear by

New Orleans' diverse culture is reflected in its bar scene, and you'll have very different experiences depending on the type of bar you visit.
The Roosevelt Hotel in New Orleans.

A New Orleans hotel is offering people the chance to stay in a luxury suite if they return items they’ve stolen from its premises

Whoever brings in the most outrageous item will win a seven-night stay in a presidential suite, worth over $15,000.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana has an annual hot air balloon festival.

10 places to go in Louisiana that aren’t New Orleans

New Orleans isn't the only place worth visiting in Louisiana. From Baton Rouge to Avery Island, here's where you should visit in the state.
Bourbon Street in the French Quarter is a great place to grab a drink.

10 tips for getting the most out of your trip to New Orleans

From creative cocktails to unique streets, New Orleans has plenty to offer. Here are 10 tips for if you're planning a trip to the popular city.
Is this Carnival or Mardi Gras?

Brazil’s Carnival and New Orleans’ Mardi Gras happen at the same time. Can you guess which picture is from which?

Brazil's Carnival and New Orleans' Mardi Gras happen around the same time every year, but each one has its own elaborate traditions.