The Democrat will succeed term-limited fellow Democrat Mitch Landrieu as the city celebrates its 300th anniversary next year.
The potential rupture in relations threatens to undermine President Donald Trump’s bid for Mideast peace — a mission he has handed his son-in-law, Jared Kushner.
The death has been ruled an accident but remains under investigation. Authorities have not said what may have caused the explosion.
A young camel named Scooby is back at home after going on a 90-minute jaunt that blocked traffic and provided an uncommon photo opportunity for motorists in Ohio.
Authorities say a Pennsylvania man who was seriously burned when his chainsaw exploded has died from his injuries.
Animal rights advocates and environmental groups criticized the decision.
The new policy would allow the body parts of African elephants shot for sport to be imported until he can review “all conservation facts.”
William O’Neill volunteered candid details of his sexual past on Facebook, saying he was taking a swipe at the “media frenzy” over sexual misconduct.
The Nebraska Public Service Commission’s decision is the last major regulatory hurdle for a project that has faced numerous local, state and federal reviews and lawsuits since it was announced in 2008.
The shooting happened shortly after 8 p.m. Friday in New Kensington, about 18 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.
Jeff Miller resigned Friday, hours after prosecutors accused him of fondling two young girls at his home.
An influential conservative lawyer is leading a lawsuit against Indiana, accusing the state of illegally collecting roughly $1 billion in fees from truckers across the country.
After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks.
Nationwide, the rate fell to 4.1 percent in October, a 17-year low. Indiana added the third most jobs of any state according to Friday’s report from the Labor Department.
Are you traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday? If you are, you won’t be alone. AAA predicts this will be one of the busiest Thanksgiving travel seasons in years.
Billboard reports the album, “reputation,” sold 1.05 million copies in the first four days after its Nov. 10 release.
The ice age Aborigine was dubbed Mungo Man after the dry salt Lake Mungo where he was found in 1974 in remote New South Wales state 750 kilometers (470 miles) west of Sydney.
The fire quickly spread to multiple buildings and flames could be seen shooting from the roofs and windows of the structures. Residents were forced to evacuate outside into the cold, with temperatures overnight hovering in the low 40s.
Mafia ‘boss of bosses’ Salvatore ‘Toto’ Riina died early Friday in a hospital while serving multiple life sentences as the mastermind of a bloody strategy to assassinate Italian prosecutors and law enforcement trying to bring down the Cosa Nostra, Italian media reported Friday. He was 87.
Now, the dome next door that Mercedes-Benz Stadium was built to replace will soon be brought down with explosives.