Tag: New Orleans

Black Former NFL Player Killed in Road Rage Incident, White Shooter Let Go

UPDATE Dec. 6, 2016 1:35 p.m. ET Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand announced Tuesday in a fiery press conference that54-year-old Ronald Gasser, accused ofshooting and killing ex-NFL running back Joe McKnight, was arrested late Monday and faces manslaughter charges. Gasser’s bond was listed at $500,000. Related Story: Joe McKnight Case:…

CVS Health to Build in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward

By Sheryl Estrada CVS Health,one of DiversityInc’s25 Noteworthy Companies,is the first major national retailer to commit to a project in the Lower Ninth Ward neighborhood of New Orleans since the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina devastated the area in 2005. In May, CVS Health announced plans to rebuild the two CVS…