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Please, stop waiting to hear the same phrase come out of Chris Paul's mouth in reference to New Orleans this summer. While a return would make for a fantastic story and be fun to contemplate CP3's intriguing fit alongside Anthony Davis and DeMarcus ...
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, center, flanked by Providence, R.I. Mayor Jorge Elorza, left, and Austin, Texas Mayor Steve Adler, speaks to reporters outside the Justice Department in Washington, Tuesday, April 25, 2017, following a meeting with ...

In a win for Second Amendment advocates, New Orleans has ended a ban on sales and ownership of stun guns. The reversal came earlier this month in the face of legal challenges from a New Orleans resident, who briefly was the only person in the city ...
Busloads of people from New Orleans are expected to join a large climate change march in Washington on Saturday (April 29).
As New Orleanians watch and wait for workers to remove three more Confederate monuments, likely in the middle of the night, onlookers from around the world are also watching.
Entergy New Orleans says it will return to the City Council this summer to propose a new generation unit, the New Orleans Power Station, in Michoud. It will decide between now and then whether to scale back the project based on decrease power demand ...
Vegetarians heading to New Orleans Jazz Fest with carnivore friends who can't wait to dig into a muffuletta or a bowl of red beans or ya ka mein, can still join right in with these meat-free choices.
social media rumors boiled into the physical realm Wednesday (April 26) as the leader of the New Orleans firefighters union confirmed that Mayor Mitch Landrieu's administration used five or six city firefighters in the dismantling of the Battle of ...
There's a decent chance that, two days ago, you had no idea you were heading into work on a holiday. There probably weren't any cakes or speeches in your office for Confederate Memorial Day, but the decidedly racist observation was conducted in several ...
Tavis Leonard, 22, is charged with second-degree murder, attempted second-degree murder and armed robbery with a firearm as he stands trial this week in a March 2014 New Orleans East home invasion case. (Courtesy of Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office).
Director Jonathan Demme and actress Anne Hathaway attend the New Orleans premire of the drama 'Rachel Getting married' at the Canal Place Cinemas on Oct. 29, 2008.
Nigerian-born chef Tunde Wey is collaborating with the Times-Picayune and Zella Palmer of Dillard University on a panel about race and New Orleans food. (Photo by Todd A. Price, | The Times-Picayune archive) (Todd A. Price / | The T).
A 6-year-old New Orleans girl was found wandering Chalmette after she fell asleep on the school bus Tuesday morning (April 25) and woke about 10 miles from her school, her presence unnoticed by the bus driver who had finished his route and returned to ...
It was balmy and relatively quiet on Sunday afternoon in New Orleans. The flowers of spring were in full flush on Canal Street and, as darkness began to cloak the city, no one was aware that a cadre of police snipers was quietly setting up in a hotel ...
The list of artists was a who's who of Southern art (many with New Orleans ties): Errol Barron, Ron Bechet, Nicole Charbonnet, George Dunbar, Skylar Fein, Generic Art Solutions, Alan Gerson, Shawn Hall, Horton Humble, Kevin Kline, Dapper Bruce Lafitte, ...
Breezy, with thunderstorms likely Wednesday night. rain?: Not today. Wednesday night has 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
New Orleans - U.S. News and World Report has released its annual top 10 rankings for best high schools in Louisiana, and it's good news for New Orleans area schools. According to the report, seven of the top 10 schools are in the New Orleans area.
Seven of the state's top 10 public high schools are in the New Orleans area, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report survey released Tuesday.
"Following the remarkable success we have enjoyed with our first Two Chefs restaurants, we were inspired to expand our brand by developing a new concept and New Orleans-inspired cuisine just felt right to both of Chef Bernard and me," Sinibaldi said in ...
"Coyotes are in every major city across the U.S., and they've been here for a while," said Beau Gast, Humans Society of New Orleans president. "Typically with a city the size of New Orleans and with the rodent population in the city, they're going ...
The New Orleans Pelicans suffered another disappointing season, ending with just a 34-48 record, but with newly acquired star Demarcus Cousins comes a glimmer of hope.
In New Orleans for this week's Zurich Classic, Kaufman visited the practice facility of the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday.
New Orleans-based GLO airlines, which has operated regional charter flights from Louis Armstrong International Airport since late 2015, will be allowed to continue operating after filing for bankruptcy protection, GLO said Tuesday.
New Orleans police released photographs showing parts of a white sedan detectives believe was used in an attempted kidnapping Sunday (April 23) in New Orleans East. The female victim said she was walking east on Dwyer Road about 6 p.m. As she ...
Many of these problems were on display in New Orleans when the NAACP, which last year called for a moratorium on charter schools until issues of accountability and transparency were addressed, held a community forum in New Orleans on charters.
New Orleans is a hazy fever dream of a city, with a history as winding and arabesque as the stretch of the Mississippi River Delta upon which it sits.
All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson has signed a deal with the New Orleans Saints after spending the first 10 years of his career with the Minnesota Vikings.
It's been a long time coming but the city of New Orleans has finally started the process of dismantling four controversial monuments representing the Confederate and Jim Crow eras of history.
Three people were targeted by armed robbers on Canal Street in two separate crimes Sunday (April 23), according to the New Orleans police Department. police are also investigating two additional armed robberies, a carjacking and simple robbery.
The murder of a retired kindergarten teacher in a Gentilly tripple shooting, and the sentencing of former Saints star Will Smith's killer were among metro New Orleans' crime and court news the week that ended Sunday, April 23. Here are those and other ...
New Orleans police responded to a call of shots fired shortly before 10 p.m. April 13 and found Anderson's body at Columbus and North Prieur streets.
Tavis Leonard, 22, is charged with second-degree murder, attempted second-degree murder and two counts of armed robbery as he stands trial this week in a March 2014 New Orleans East home invasion case. (Courtesy of Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office).
A 26-year-old man was stabbed with a broken beer bottle in Mid-City on Sunday morning (April 23), New Orleans police said. The incident took place in the 4000 block of Tulane Avenue and was reported around 8:15 a.m.
Before Jason Mingledorff moved to New Orleans, and certainly before he was a part of the soul-heavy indie darlings St. Paul and the Broken Bones, he was just a young kid who really liked shiny buttons.
the White House, eager to project progress ahead of President Trump's 100th day in office on Saturday, has packed his schedule.
Members of the Monumental Task Committee hold a vigil at the 1911 Jefferson Davis Monument on Jefferson Davis Parkway in New Orleans, La. after midnight Sunday into Monday, April 24, 2017 as rumors swirl of the monument's imminent removal.
Looking to attract business travelers and others eager for an alternative to driving or multiple-stop flights, GLO has offered nonstop service from New Orleans to Shreveport; Little Rock, Arkansas; Memphis, Tennessee; and Huntsville, Alabama.
A film crew works on the TNT dramedy series 'Claws' in Gretna, just outside New Orleans. TNT will return to town to shoot the pilot for a potential series under the working title 'Deadlier Than the Male,' it has been announced.
New Orleans hot dog restaurant Dat Dog is venturing westward to Houston. Franchisee B&G Group Food Enterprises will open the first location in the Houston market in 2018, according to an announcement by Dat Dog.
New Orleans police are searching for a 40-year-old woman wanted in connection with an attempted murder earlier this month at a New Orleans East motel. police said Cherrie Mitchell and a 33-year-old woman were in an argument about 10:30 p.m. April 2 at ...
email. April 24, 20174:31 PM ET. Heard on All Things Considered. Tegan Wendland. In the middle of the night, the city of New Orleans removed the first of four Confederate monuments. workers were wearing helmets and crowds jeered when it came down.
New Orleans police are investigating the reported rape of a 37-year-old woman who said she was dragged behind a "storage box" near Desire area train tracks after stopping to check her vehicle tire, the department said.
The Zurich Classic is setting up to be one of the more exciting tournaments on the PGA Tour. The two-man team format and stacked field make it a can't miss.
With plans underway to craft a long-term, comprehensive strategy to grow public transit in and around New Orleans, one transit advocacy group hopes to keep the process on the right track and headed in the right direction.
New Orleans on Monday began removing four monuments dedicated to the era of the Confederacy and its aftermath, capping a prolonged battle about the future of the memorials, which critics deemed symbols of racism and intolerance and which supporters ...





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