Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana as a Category 4 hurricane on Sunday, and has since left 1 million homes and businesses on the Gulf Coast without power. Southern Louisiana and parts of Mississippi in particular are experiencing devastating power outages, and utility companies say it could be weeks before power is back. The storm […]


Weeks after a San Francisco church held the first ever “Beyoncé Mass,” the singer may have purchased a church of her very own in New Orleans, near the home of her sister, Solange. According to reports, the 100-year-old house of worship was on the market for $850,000. So far, no word on what Bey plans to do […]


Dee-1 was so touched by a few young boys he met drumming for money on Bourbon Street in his New Orleans hometown, he recruited them to tell their story in his new music video for "I Don't Wanna Let You Down."

The first of four Confederate monuments was removed overnight in the city of New Orleans. At about 1:30 a.m., with snipers at watch, the Battle of Liberty Place monument was extracted as a part of the city’s effort to memorialize long standing expressions of white supremacy and racism. City officials chose to operate overnight in order […]

  via PJ Morton is no stranger to the gospel music industry.  The son of gospel great, Bishop Paul Morton, and Grammy award winning artist in his own right, PJ in recent years has shared his gifts as a member of Maroon 5. With periodic solo releases, his music mostly centers around love, and […]

Gabrielle Union & Dwyane Wade are combining hustles to bring New Orleans a must-attend event this weekend - and we've got the scoop.

Toya Wright has dealt with a lot in life, but her recent family tragedy is unimaginable.

It's been a month since NFL star Will Smith was shot and killed following a car accident in New Orleans, but it feels like yesterday for the people he left behind.

New Orleans lawmakers are in the midst of considering whether to break with its Confederate past by removing longstanding monuments

In this special edition of the NewsOne Top 5 we take a look at the top news stories during a summer that gave us plenty to talk about and reflect on. Read more about them, below.

NewsOne’s Top 5 takes a quick look at the trending stories you’re talking about: Where Is New Orleans 10 Years Later? An Infographic Of Hurricane Katrina…


The New Orleans School Board’s firing of 7500 employees in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina lacked decency, leadership and integrity. SEE ALSO: CBC Message To America: Some…