AVONDALE, La. (AP) - The USS New York, built with 7.5 tons of steel from the World Trade Center site, is heading to its namesake city.
The warship left the Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding's yard in Avondale Tuesday.
A local man says he's lucky to be alive. He says he's got his smoke detector to thank. The fire started just before 3:00 Monday morning. The man inside, Dequincy Burnett says his smoke detector woke him out of a deep sleep.
With this weekend's big game just days away - local butcher shops say they're seeing alligator meat fly off the shelves. Number One ranked Florida is coming to Tiger Stadium.
That means people in Tiger country are buying lots of tiger bait.