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Touring in support of its 2014 album Mechanical Bull , Nashville's U2 Lite Kings of Leon announced a second string of U.S. tour dates, including a stop at the New Orleans Arena on April 11. The band of brothers Followhill formed in 1999 under the shadow of their father's Pentecostal preaching and mother's homeschooling.
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2 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans
The New Orleans Police Department is currently investigating a a fatal accident on I-10 east bound at Louisa exit.
Unable to seek re-election to her at-large seat on the New Orleans City Council because of term limits, 78-year-old Jackie Clarkson reportedly is considering the idea of qualifying this week for the District C seat she once held.
John Waters' Christmas show rolls into the Civic, and the Mudlark closes its Storyville-inspired puppet play, "Blue Book."
A former New Orleans police officer has testified at his retrial that he thought he saw a gun in the hand of the man he shot and fatally wounded outside a strip mall in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath.
Every day there are hundreds of ways to have a good time in New Orleans. On weekends the possibilities seem endless.
PhotoNOLA 2013 More than 50 photography exhibits open , with a symposium on photo books and gala benefit , plus workshops, gallery talks and lectures, presented by the New Orleans Photo Alliance.
Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-'rating to the following City of New Orleans, Louisiana public improvement bonds: -- $40 million taxable public improvement bonds, issue of 2014A.
On August 13, 2007 we were the first to publish a commentary which brought to light New Orleans' "unwritten rule" on a 30-year racial balance that existed on the New Orleans City Council.
WYES presents a sneak peek of season 4 of "Downton Abbey," and the Friends of Music present violinist Arnaud Sussmann.
Susan Guidry, District A councilperson said, "The fact of the matter is we have never had a lot of retail historically.
Parish Councilman Paul Johnston, who represents the area, told about 150 residents at a town-hall meeting Dec. 4 that he will oppose the project.
He's known as the "hero of New Orleans," the man who took charge in the aftermath of Katrina.
John Mayer headlined the New Orleans Arena on Saturday, Dec. 7. Mayer is performing with Phillip Phillips across North America and Europe to promote his new album, "Paradise Valley."
Police were called about 6 p.m. to the 2000 block of Socrates Street, where they found a 25-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg, Robertson said.