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In case you missed it: These are some of the biggest stories in the past two weeks...

5 Louisiana nursing homes on new list of poor performers; some facilities in 'immediate jeopardy'

Failure to provide basic life support when a patient was found unresponsive, poor nutrition resulting in rapid weight loss and grimy living… Read more

Support for Trump in Louisiana plunges, poll says: See results, how that impacts governor's race

A clear majority of Louisiana voters don’t want Donald Trump to win a second term as president, an independent poll shows. Read more

At LSU, how a 'bright future' ended amid rise in prescription drug abuse: 'Like night and day'

Garry and Mary Ellen Jordan were planning an unannounced visit to LSU. Read more

Drew Brees wins in court: Saints QB owed $6.1M in lawsuit over diamond fraud, jury says

Jurors in San Diego decided Friday that Drew Brees is owed more than $6.1 million in damages after a jeweler exploited his friendship with … Read more

Report: Father of former LSU football player Vadal Alexander got 6-figure payout from John Paul Funes

While his son Vadal was on the LSU football team, James Alexander reportedly received a six-figure sum of stolen money from John Paul Funes… Read more

Suspected Metairie killer called himself 'the devil' in bizarre incident weeks before shootings

On the morning of April 16, a woman called the Jefferson Parish Coroner’s Office to report a chilling scene: Her 22-year-old nephew, Sean B… Read more

Great-grandmother rescued from Baton Rouge ditch during floods thanks her hero: 'You saved my life'

While Geni Landry's SUV bobbed and spun in a flooded ditch along Rieger Road in Baton Rouge during the heavy rains on June 6, cars and truc… Read more

Untangling Sucre's sticky shutdown: Allegations against co-founder, New Orleans lawsuit built to closure

With sweet treats and high style, Sucre made a name for itself as the New Orleans food scene revamped after Hurricane Katrina. On Monday, h… Read more

In emotional address, Zion Williamson's stepdad thanks New Orleans for his son's warm welcome

After being drafted on Thursday, Zion Williamson and his mother, Sharonda Sampson, shared a tearful moment together on live television. Read more