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America has near record 5.6 million job openings

America might have too many job openings.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:21:46 GMT

Parades, floats, costumes mark Fat Tuesday in New Orleans

People across New Orleans are marking the culmination of the Mardi Gras season.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 18:34:36 GMT

Man killed after crash near Tulane-Gravier area

A 25-year-old man was killed in an early-morning crash Fat Tuesday near the Tulane-Gravier area of New Orleans, police said.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:54:45 GMT

Carnival kids: A child's perspective on Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras is a rite of passage for many in Louisiana. As soon as kids learn to talk and walk, they're propped up on ladders and taught the phrase "Throw me somethin' mista!"

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:59:30 GMT

WDSU gives you a few tips, suggestions to have a safe, fun Fat Tuesday

Before you hit the parade route on Mardi Gras, there are a few things you'll want to keep in mind so your Fat Tuesday isn't a fat disappointment.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:36:34 GMT

Live coverage: Mardi Gras on WDSU

It's Fat Tuesday and WDSU will be bringing you LIVE coverage of all the fun online and on air.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:56:48 GMT

Happy Mardi Gras! Follow Fat Tuesday parades with WDSU Parade Tracker

It's Mardi Gras Day, and that means plenty of fun, food, music and of course, parades from the south shore to the Northshore.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:38:05 GMT

Marching krewes continue to become bigger part of New Orleans carnival parades

Colorful floats are a huge part of parades in New Orleans during carnival season, and marching krewes are a growing trend that's becoming another vital part of the city's celebration.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:29:56 GMT

Fat Tuesday Forecast: Sunny, breezy and cold

Sunny and breezy.  9am low-mid 40s.  Wind N 10-20 Northshore.  Wind chill low 30s. Wind chills upper 30s South shore.  Noon near 50.  Wind chills mid 40s.  Highs low-mid 50s.      

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:00:00 GMT

Liberty Bank on Canal Street robbed on Lundi Gras, FBI says

Agents with the FBI and New Orleans police are looking for a man who robbed a bank on Canal Street on Lundi Gras.

Published: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:49:28 GMT