Video: Frank Caliendo reads LeBron James letter as Morgan Freeman


Video: Fletcher Mackel on the road to Saints camp in West Virginia


This is what happens when you take a picture on the air during a newscast


WDSU wins five first-place Louisiana AP Awards: Reporter of the Year, Weathercast, Breaking Weather, Breaking News and Feature

Photojournalist Megan Spencer and I won first place in the Feature category for “Grandmother Keeps Family Tradition Cooking.” Video inside.

New Orleans Saints 2014 training camp schedule


Here’s everything you need to know about the Saints’ 2014 training camp at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia and at the team’s facility in Metairie.

Video: Fletcher Mackel reports from the Manning Passing Academy


Former New Orleans mayor Marc Morial responds to Ray Nagin’s 10-year sentence

“Justice has been served for the wrongdoing committed, and this matter can finally be put behind us,” he said. “The biggest tragedy in this day is that it is a reminder of the corrosion of trust and misuse of power that are counter to the ideals of public service. I pray for my city, and […]

Ray Nagin sentencing coverage on WDSU

WDSU’s coverage begins at 10 a.m. Click through for details.

Audubon Zoo welcomes new white rhino

Bonnie, a 15-year-old Southern White Rhino weighing more than two tons, now calls the Audubon Zoo home. Three other rhinos live at the zoo, a male named Saba and females Yvonne and Macite.

Video: WDSU anchors wish their dads Happy Father’s Day

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The International Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses is coming to NOLA; city issues traffic advisory

MEDIA RELEASE NEW ORLEANS, LA – Today, the City of New Orleans issued a traffic advisory for the area around the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Starting Friday, June 13, 2014 at 7:00 a.m., motorists should expect heavy traffic around the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on both the river-bound and lake-bound lanes of Poydras Street from Loyola Avenue to Claiborne […]

UL-Lafayette bans tobacco on campuses

MEDIA RELEASE The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is banning tobacco from its campuses effective Aug. 1, 2014. A new state law mandates that public universities create smoke-free policies, according to Joey Pons, associate director of Public Safety at UL Lafayette. “Previously, smoking was permitted outdoors at least 25 feet away from building entrances. Our […]

Former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown’s story of stroke and survival


I emceed the American Heart Association’s annual gala Saturday night. Former LSU basketball coach Dale Brown was the featured speaker and he spoke from the heart… literally.

Extended video: Thursday’s kitten rescue in progress

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WDSU digital media manager Clint Durrett and reporter Blake Hanson were among the many who spent time trying to rescue a stubborn kitten under a hood in the WDSU parking lot.

Video: A look back at Norman Robinson’s legendary career


It was an honor to write this piece and have the opportunity to tell Norman goodbye and good luck in this way.


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