NBA Chooses New Orleans For 2017 All-Star GameThe NBA has decided to hold the 2017 All-Star Game in New Orleans. Source says announcement is expected within the day.
Ex-NFL Star Darren Sharper Awaits Sentence In Rape CasesFormer NFL star Darren Sharper has a sentencing hearing in federal court Thursday following an earlier multi-jurisdiction plea deal related to allegations he drugged and raped as many as 16 women in four states.
Group Planning To Make House Into Hurricane Katrina MemorialA house that was flooded by Hurricane Katrina could become a memorial to the catastrophic storm that nearly wiped New Orleans off the map 11 years ago.
Cleanup Underway In New Orleans After Tornado Causes DamageThe National Weather Service says an EF0 tornado packing 80 mph winds cut a 1/2-mile path of destruction through the city's 7th Ward and Treme neighborhoods near the French Quarter Wednesday afternoon.
Foundation Gives $3M To Tell Bob Hope's Story At WWII MuseumThe Bob and Dolores Hope Foundation is giving the National World War II Museum in New Orleans $3 million to include his story at the museum.
Orlando Shooting Spurs Grief And Fear For LGBT AmericansThe gay, lesbian and transgender community has seen violence before, from Harvey Milk to Matthew Shepard, and an ever-lengthening list of transgender women. But never anything like this.
Start Of 2nd Weekend Of Jazz Fest Soaked By RainThe start of the second weekend of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival was marked with thunderstorms, but the music played on to crowds that were thinned by the bad wea
Appeals Court To Re-Hear Texas Voter ID Case On May 24A federal appeals court in New Orleans has set a May 24 date for its re-hearing of a Texas voter ID law. The 2011 Texas law requires 14.6 million registered voters to show picture identification at the polls.
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Parades, Floats, Costumes Mark Fat Tuesday In New OrleansPeople across New Orleans Tuesday are marking the culmination of the Mardi Gras season with elaborate floats, eccentric costumes and marching bands.
Resting 4 Starters, Mavs Beat Pelicans 100-91Raymond Felton scored 22 points, including a clutch 3 to all but seal it in the final minute, and the Mavericks beat the New Orleans Pelicans 100-91 on Wednesday night.