Heavy rains from Tropical Storm Beta could soak much of south Louisiana over the coming days and put most of the area, including New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette, under a Flash Flood Watch beginning Sunday afternoon. Read the full story
Saints wide receiver Michael Thomas is expected to miss 2-4 weeks with a high ankle injury he suffered in the Saints' 34-23 win over the Buccaneers last week, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Read the full story
The Louisiana Department of Health reported 928 more coronavirus cases and 26 more deaths in its daily noon update Sunday. Read the full story
No lead is safe for the Atlanta Falcons. Not 28-3, nor 29-10. Read the full story
Unemployed Louisiana residents received another $300 weekly federal benefit on Friday to boost the meager state unemployment aid offered each week to laid off workers. Read the full story
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