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Man involved in Darren Sharper Rape Case due in court — NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - Eric Nunez is scheduled to appear at Orleans Parish Criminal Court Monday. Nunez, former Saint Darren Sharper and former St. Bernard Parish Sherriff's Deputy brandon Licciardi all face rape charges. Nunez's lawyer made a motion last week to have the current judge, Karen Herman, reassigned.
Dec 22, 2014

Man involved in Darren Sharper's rape case due in court today. What Eric Nunez's lawyer is asking for here: @wgnotv

Whispering You Tube star lets you in on her secret — She's a You Tube sensation. Millions have watched Maria whisper, fold towels, flip pages or tap her wooden brush. Her fans hang on every quiet word. Maria says it feels like you're being let in on a secret. So, what is the secret? It's called ASMR or autonomous sensory meridian response.

Bill in Missouri would require man’s approval for abortion — HARRISONVILLE, Mo.--A lawmaker in Missouri's state legislature is sponsoring a bill that would require women seeking an abortion to first get approval from the unborn child's father. Republican State Rep. Rick Brattin said his bill is an effort to protect the rights of men and their children.
Dec 22, 2014

Well, it might be a holiday week, but I think this one will get some attention.…

Girl decides to become vet after visiting new petting zoo — New Orleans, La (WGNO) - The Watoto Walk opened at Audubon Zoo. It's a new petting zoo exhibit opened to the public and kids of all ages. At the petting zoo children will be able to pet Gulf Coast sheep, St. Croix sheep, Nigerian dwarf goats and domestic goats.

Garth Brooks chats with WGNO about his new album and world tour — NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) - Garth Brooks hits the charts this year with new singles off his first studio album in 13 years, "Man Against Machine." In 2000, Garth was certified by the RIAA as the #1 selling solo artist in U.S. history.
Dec 20, 2014

Garth Brooks chats with WGNO about his new album and world tour! #garthbrooks