New Orleans

August 15, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Visitors attending a Saints game in New Orleans learn quickly you can never judge a hotel by its exterior. Many of the city’s most luxurious hotels hide within facades preserved from centuries past. Everything from a creole townhouse to a chandelier warehouse to the headquarters of a power company...
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Ameera Butt
August 02, 2019 - 8:58 am
A lioness named Zuri at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans had a close encounter with a little boy and a toddler. Or maybe the boy and toddler had a close encounter with the lioness? Either way, the video shows a boy sitting in front of a glass partition while Zuri sneaks up behind him and swats...
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July 11, 2019 - 11:20 am
( WWL ) - New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell held a news conference Thursday morning to appraise citizens of the city's preparations as Tropical Storm Barry approaches Louisiana. The mayor said New Orleans is under a Tropical Storm Watch. "There has been a shift eastward, and this means that there...
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June 06, 2019 - 3:52 pm
NEW ORLEANS — Dr. John, the New Orleans musician who blended black and white musical styles with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, died Thursday, his family said. He was 77. In a statement released through his publicist, the family said Dr. John, who was born Mac Rebennack,...
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January 28, 2019 - 10:13 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge was set to hear arguments Monday in a longshot-lawsuit seeking a possible do-over of the NFC championship game that ended with a Los Angeles Rams victory over the New Orleans Saints after officials failed to call a late-game penalty. At issue is the failure of...
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July 29, 2018 - 8:54 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two armed individuals walked up to a crowd gathered Saturday evening outside a strip mall in New Orleans and opened fire, killing three people and wounding seven more, the police chief said. The shooting happened on a busy thoroughfare about 3 miles (4.83 kilometers) from the...
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