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1 hr ago | The Miami Herald
New Orleans, LA - Ben Martin fired a course-record, 10- under 62 on Thursday to claim a 2-stroke lead after the opening round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
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5 hrs ago | NOLA.com
New Orleans Jazz Fest kicks off with headliners Santana, the Avett Brothers, and Public Enemy.
6 hrs ago | NOLA.com
New Orleans police said they arrested three men believed responsible for three armed robberies committed within 8 minutes Wednesday in the Lakeview area.
8 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Have you seen the KFC commercial that shows a teen giving his prom date a fried chicken corsage? A South Carolina florist it upping the ante, according to FOXCarolina.com, and is making chicken McNugget boutonnieres.
8 hrs ago | NOLA.com
The New Orleans Jazz Fest 's Louisiana Folklife Village has scored two Crescent City contemporary culture stars in 2014.
9 hrs ago | NOLA.com
10 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Chef Phillip L. Lopez pours a hot and sour broth on the open counter for the next course on his new tasting menu at Square Root on Tuesday, April 23, 2014.
12 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
If this week's uproar over the latest Bourbon Street noise proposal is any indication, there won't be much quiet time at the New Orleans City Council's chamber today.
14 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune
Judging by my perusal of photographs at the New Orleans Jazz Fest craft staff offices at the Fair Grounds earlier this week, I can promise you that the 2014 pickings are outstanding.
15 hrs ago | NOLA.com
I suspect a resourceful academic could make a career out of tracing the genealogies of the dishes sold at New Orleans Jazz Fest .
A man was critically wounded after being shot several times Tuesday night on Seventh Street in Central City, New Orleans police said.
Federal authorities have made the first arrest in connection with the double-homicide of Kenneth and Lakeitha Joseph , the Reserve couple whose bound and drowned bodies were recovered last month from the Intracoastal Waterway , three law enforcement sources confirmed Wednesday.
Folks from New Orleans love to explain their city to visitors, but it's hard to keep up with crowds pouring into town for New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014 .
Eighty percent of students who applied for a New Orleans public school seat through the centralized OneApp system got one of their top three choices for the fall, according to first-round data released Wednesday.
According to the Louisiana Attorney General's Office, Bradley Wax, 54, has been arrested and charged with 38 counts of possessing pornography involving juveniles.
Carol Fleischman of New Orleans dances with an old friend, Rick Skillings of Orlando, Fla., in front of the Sheraton Fais Do-Do stage on the opening day of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival presented by Shell, Friday April 23, 2010.
Instead of just exploring the Creole influences in New Orleans, acclaimed photographer Richard Sexton turned his selective eye toward other cities as well in the Caribbean basin for his latest book, "Creole World: Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin Caribbean Sphere" .
Senators will consider whether to prohibit private businesses in Louisiana from paying unequal wages to employees of different genders for the same job.