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The New Orleans Saints enjoyed a busy offseason with a view to improve the roster from the 2016 roster. The Saints were active in free agency, signing inside linebacker Manti Te'o, linebacker A.J.
Violent crimes in New Orleans last year rose overall by nearly 14 percent from 2015, police data show, continuing what has been a near 30 percent increase in violence from five years ago.

Eight Tibetan monks are in town, creating a sand mandala in which the monks will create a masterpiece using colored sand, then destroy the piece to demonstrate the brevity of one lifetime.
1 Louisiana enterprise, Harrah's Casino & Hotel in downtown New Orleans. The casino is one of the three in Louisiana owned by Caesar's.
New Orleans has a well-earned reputation for its sense of joie de vivre and its unmatched ability to throw a party. But a different side of the city has emerged in the past decade.

In its almost 300-year history New Orleans has survived many disasters that threatened it with eradication: war, fire, pestilence.
New Orleans Saints cornerback Sterling Moore (24) breaks up a pass intended for Detroit Lions wide receiver Andre Roberts (12) during the game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Sunday, December 4, 2016. (Photo by David Grunfeld, ...
ACME Oyster House was the first to bring Major League Eating competitions to New Orleans, with its 15-year-old oyster-eating contest.
New Orleans Bourbon Fest -- The inaugural Bourbon Fest, benefitting St. Michael Special school, takes place at various locations around the Convention Center with seminars, dinners and grand tastings.
Behind DeMarcus Cousins' 41-point, 17-rebound performance, the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Memphis Grizzlies 95-82 on Tuesday night for their third consecutive victory and their fifth in six games.
New Orleans residents are getting shiny new receptacles to dump their trash in. Sanitation contractors Richard's Disposal Inc. and Metro Disposal Inc. are currently replacing 95 gallon trash bins located in neighborhoods that include: New Orleans East, ...
In New Orleans East, at least 2,150 homes have solar energy, and several homeowners are landing the panels at little or no initial cost.
"So we all remember that year because it was Katrina in New Orleans. In August in 2005 and I was over there with my family visiting my parents and my brother and we were in London being tourist the day before.
Heads & Tails Seafood and Oyster Bar, charms Helen Freund: It is all seafood bounty at this convivial spot that mostly sticks to the iconic formula for a typical New Orleans neighborhood seafood restaurant. Freund encounters a "memorable" green salad ...
New Orleans - Todd Price has done the numbers: Only New York City has more James Beard nominations than New Orleans, and only one more at that.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - The Arkansas baseball team had a bit of difficulty with New Orleans on Wednesday at Baum Stadium, but the Diamond Hogs received good-enough bullpen work to hold off the Privateers, 5-2.

New Orleans now has approximately 391,500 residents, roughly 80.8 percent of its population of 484,674 in 2000, the last census before Katrina and the figure preferred by some researchers when making comparisons between conditions before and since ...
Kronberg and his goofball deadpan appeared on Comedy Central's The Half Hour and thoroughly pissed off Roseanne Barr on Last Comic Standing.
The concept here is a modern and accessible approach to a cuisine that is well-known in Louisiana, but relatively new to the Creole character of New Orleans. A highlight of the design is a long bar with a backsplash of white penny tile full of taps for ...
When the James Beard Award finalists were announced Wednesday (March 15), New Orleans chefs, bars and restaurants came away with an impressive 11 ...
Dense fog advisory for New Orleans until 10 a.m. After that, mostly sunny with a west wind of 5 mph. Tonight, mostly clear with patchy fog going into Wednesday morning.
METAIRIE, La. -- While their pursuit of New England Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler remains in limbo, the New Orleans Saints agreed Tuesday to a one-year contract with Sterling Moore, the veteran cornerback who started 12 games for them last year.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Arkansas finishes its longest homestand of the season Wednesday when it hosts the University of New Orleans for a single midweek game at Baum Stadium at 6 p.m. The Hogs are winners of five straight coming into Wednesday's ...
New Orleans-based future funk act Naughty Professor is heading to NYC on Thursday March 23rd at American Beauty - with special guest vocalist Cole ...
The Sewerage and Water Board is advising residents to expect several street closures in portions of New Orleans, as it performs work on sewer and water lines.
In the latest salvo of President Donald Trump's administration's crackdown on so-called "sanctuary cities," New Orleans was included in a new report listing more than 100 cities and counties whose law enforcement and incarceration agencies skirt ...
While hackneyed hot spots consisting of Bourbon Street, Jackson Square and Cafe Du Monde are favorites in the Big Easy, you have to saunter to the uncharted side of New Orleans to see the authentic city and escape the drunken crowds. With a little NOLA ...
Nicole Rock, co-founder of event planning firm White Rabbits, moved from New York to New Orleans last summer to focus on growing the business outside the hustle and bustle of one of the world's largest cities.
A local FBI agent who investigated former St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel told a judge last year that he has been hamstrung by "systemic ...
The body of a 27-year-old woman was found in a side alleyway in the 3700 block of Downman Road in New Orleans East, police said Tuesday afternoon (March ...
Growing up in New Orleans East, Larry Gibbs earned money mowing lawns, shining shoes and delivering newspapers. "Although those are little things, it teaches you how to use money," Gibbs, founder and CEO of Gibbs Construction, said Monday to a group ...
President Donald Trump's administration put New Orleans on a list of cities it feels fail to cooperate with enforcing immigration laws, and Mayor Mitch Landrieu did not let that slide.
I've lived in other cities in other countries and it's just another example of the ineptitude of New Orleans city management" he said.
The New Orleans Pelicans took down the Memphis Grizzlies at home, behind a massive 41-point performance from big man DeMarcus Cousins.
In one operating-room video, the camera pans from a TV screen to a nurse who is dancing to "Fun," a pulsating song from Pitbull and hip-hop artist Chris Brown.
I started touring through New Orleans almost 10 years ago, playing clubs like One Eyed Jacks, House of Blues and Tipitina's.
Jahri Evans was a part of that 2006 draft class that marked the beginning of the Sean Payton era in New Orleans and the emergence of the Saints as an NFL powerhouse.
Part of a tricentennial series looking back at the people and events that made New Orleans.
New Orleans (AP) -- The Pelicans have listed DeMarcus Cousins as a starter for Sunday evening's game against Minnesota, ending the front-court All-Star's absence after one game.
It's Super Sunday in New Orleans and it has nothing to do with football or the Super Bowl. The unique tradition in the Crescent City features Mardi Gras Indian ...
METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints got a visit from an old friend Sunday, a source told ESPN's Adam Caplan: free-agent quarterback Chase Daniel.
family members identify two of the three people killed in a triple homicide in New Orleans East, Saturday night. According to our Partners at NOLA.
The Nike football The Opening Regional in New Orleans will take place in Sunday and | The Times-Picayune's James Smith, Julie Boudwin and ...
... wounded Saturday (March 18) during an attempted armed robbery in New Orleans East, authorities said. The shooting marks the city's 100th nonfatal shooting incident of 2017, according to a Times-Picayune tally of preliminary New Orleans police reports.
Celebrating St. Patrick's Day in the New Orleans Irish Channel on Third St. between Magazine and Constance streets Friday, March 17, 2017.
22, 1933, to commemorate the beginning of the work on the long sought-after direct route between the Mississippi Coast and New Orleans. Called the "new shortcut highway," the new direct route along U.S. 90 between Pearlington and the Rigolets shaved 22 ...
New Orleans (AP) - New Orleans plans to use part of the old veterans Affairs hospital as an overnight shelter for homeless people.
While New Orleans might be better known for its music, food and art, New Orleans Fashion Week has been expanding the city's fashion scene since 2011.
The New Orleans Pelicans, looking to shore up their guard depth, have signed Free Agent Guard Quinn Cook to a 10-Day Contract.





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