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New Orleans Pelicans shooting guard Austin Rivers adjusts the tie of Anthony Davis who broke his left hand before the start of the game against the Dallas Mavericks in the New Orleans Arena, Wednesday December 4, 2013.(Photo by David Grunfeld, Nola.com
Social justice groups and representatives of the Service Employees International Union bring a demand for a $15 per hour minimum wage for fast-food workers to New Orleans on Thursday.
New Orleans police are investigating two armed robberies that occurred Tuesday night and early Wednesday in eastern New Orleans.
Opening statements began Wednesday in the retrial of a former New Orleans policeman who shot and killed a man four days after Hurricane Katrina.
It is public art made of private wishes. In a phenomenon spreading across the globe, oversized blackboards, painted on buildings and freestanding displays, invite passers-by to complete the sentence: "Before I die I want to ..." Answers, some profound, some profane, are written on stenciled lines with pieces of sidewalk chalk picked from the ground ... (more)
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A former New Orleans Military and Maritime Academy business manager was arrested on theft charges deriving from a scheme to swindle more than $30,000 from the school by writing fraudulent checks, according to The Lens.
Mordechai Rivkin, 5, of New Orleans, gives a five to Avi Walker who is dressed up as "Dizzy Dreidel" during Chabad's Chanukah at Lakeside event at Lakeside Mall on Tuesday December 3, 2013.
The Amazing Acro-Cats swing into the AllWays Lounge for their annual Meowy Catmas Show, and the forecast calls for Sneaux@Loyno on Wednesday .
Opening statements began Tuesday morning in the trial of David Marx, a former Navy chief petty officer accused of murdering his wife with a crossbow inside their Algiers home in 2011.
Here'A A s the view underneath the massive Interstate 10 high-rise bridge over the Industrial Canal in New Orleans East.
The 2014 Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con will feature Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun, Jon Bernthal and Michael Rooker - stars of AMC's The Walking Dead - as well as Robert Englund , Marvel publisher Stan Lee , Terminator 's Linda Hamilton , Cheers star John Ratzenberger , Henry Winkler , Dean Cain , Cassandra Peterson and Pam Grier , among dozens ... (more)
James "Jimmy" Coleman Jr. of New Orleans, president of the Board of Directors of the National Coast Guard Museum Association, has been presented the Spirit of Hope award for his dedication and leadership in establishing a National Coast Guard Museum that will honor the commitment, accomplishments, and sacrifices of Coast Guard men and women.
St. Louis Cemetery No. 3 is just one of the many urban cemeteries, and New Orleans attractions, where one begins to understand the charms and challenges of this mysterious and utterly irresistible city.
MiniVax, Inc. participated in the New Orleans BioInnovation Center's second annual BioChallenge, a business competition part of the three-day Innovation Louisiana 2013 conference.
A man suspected of trying to rob someone at gunpoint was taken into custody after he allegedly pointed a gun at New Orleans police officers who were chasing him.