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Top New Orleans news: Man shot, killed in New Orleans East; smoke shops confused by new age laws

Top New Orleans news: Man shot, killed in New Orleans East; smoke shops confused by new age laws
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By Hoodline - Published on January 03, 2020.

Read on for the most recent top news you may have missed in New Orleans.

UMC's Trauma Center helps lower city's homicide rate by saving lives

The Trauma Center's records show, when it comes to serious gunshot wounds from assaults in Orleans Parish alone, over the last eight years the medical team is saving between 80% and 90% of the victims. 

Read the full story on WWL.

Ready for king cake? So are New Orleans bakeries

For the second year, you can find some of the most popular king cakes from different bakeries all in one place right off Canal Street.

Read the full story on WWL.

Volunteers needed for Battle of New Orleans commemoration events

Volunteers are needed Jan. 9-11 in St. Bernard Parish.

Read the full story on WDSU News.

Man shot, killed in New Orleans East, in first homicide of 2020

Around 2 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to a shooting call in the 1100 block of Kinneil Road. When they arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Read the full story on WGNOtv.

New tobacco age laws cause confusion in New Orleans smoke shops

Last month, President Trump made it illegal for anyone under the age of 21 to buy vaping products, cigarettes or cigars.

Read the full story on WWL.


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