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New Orleans, Louisiana is located in Orleans Parish. Zip codes in New Orleans, LA include 70123, 70122, and 70177. The median home price in New Orleans is $179,900 which is roughly $123/per square foot. More New Orleans information.

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1 hr ago | WYLD-FM

PEOPLExpress Begins Service From New Orleans Airport

Start-up PEOPLExpress will begin twice a week non-stop service between New Orleans and the airline's hub at the Newport News/Williamsburg, VA airport.

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3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Shooting outside Algiers Church

The son of the pastor is led from the scene while trying to check on his father as New Orleans Police investigate the scene of a shooting outside the Greater Morning Star Baptist Church on Vallette Street on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Anti-terrorism drill held in New Orleans

AND LESSONS ON HOW TO HANDLE TERRORIST ATTACKS, SHOULD THEY HAPPEN IN OUR AREA. I HAVE AN UP CLOSE LOOK AT HOW ITS HANDLED...MY STORY ALL NEW AT SIX FROM JACKSON BARRACKS.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

Friends, attorney hail Bourbon Street shooting suspect Trung Le as 'hero'

Friends of Bourbon Street shooting suspect Trung Le call him a hero. Meanwhile, Le's attorney said the New Orleans Police Department and the District Attorney's Office are hiding evidence.

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WNOE-FM New Orleans

Bourbon St. Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Bourbon Street shooting suspect Trung Le has pleaded not guilty on two charges related to the June 29 gunfight in the French Quarter that fatally wounded one person and injured nine others.

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WWL-TV New Orleans

NOPD arrests 5th person in Burgundy St, shooting that left two dead, five wounded

NEW ORLEANS The NOPD has arrested a fifth person in connection with a Burgundy Street shooting that left two people dead and five others, including two young children, wounded.

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NOLA.com

5th suspect arrested in deadly Lower 9th Ward drive-by shooting

New Orleans police have announced the arrest of a fifth suspect in a fatal Lower 9th Ward shooting that killed two, seriously disabled two toddler boys and injured three others earlier this month.

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WNOE-FM New Orleans

NOPD Accused of Understating Robberies

The Inspector General of New Orleans has accused the NOPD of under-reporting robberies in the city over a three year period beginning in June 2010.

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The Times-Picayune

Nine years past Katrina, Scott Cowen reflects on the New Orleans school 'experiment': HuffPo

Former Tulane University President Scott Cowen cheers the massive changes in the New Orleans education system that followed Hurricane Katrina in a Huffington Post essay .

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WYLD-FM

No Serious Injuries In I-10 Tanker Crash, Fire

The 24-year-old driver of a tanker truck that overturned and caught fire Tuesday afternoon on I-10 in the Little Woods area of New Orleans East escaped serious injury in the crash and the interstate was fully reopened to traffic nearly 9 hours later.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

After tanker truck explodes in New Orleans East, crews work to clear scene

Fire crews are working to clear the scene after a tanker truck caught fire Tuesday afternoon in New Orleans East.

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NOLA.com

New Orleans teen sentenced to 40 years in Central City second-line slaying

A 19-year-old man charged with murder in a fatal 2012 second-line shooting pleaded guilty to lesser charges Tuesday and received a 40-year prison sentence in exchange.

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WYLD-FM

N.O. Film Production Crew In The Spotlight At The Emmy Awards

New Orleans film production crews got a major plug from a couple of veteran actresses during the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards Monday night.

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WGNO-TV New Orleans

Lounge Singer Combines Old and New Music to Revive Cocktail Bar in New Orleans

"Just anything that's soulful, anything that makes you feel it, anything that makes other people feel it, anything that makes everyone feel good is what I want to sing," says Singer Songwriter Amanda Ducourbier.

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The Times-Picayune

Does New Orleans have a cultural season -- and who decides what's culture anyway?

Does New Orleans have a cultural season - and what does that mean in the 21st century? Doesn't art happen every day of the year in a town that boasts hundreds of nightclubs, parading groups, art galleries, and seasonal festivals? Those will seem like a funny question to the 60 local arts groups that plan to gather on Wednesday for "Culture ... (more)

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NOLA.com

Self-defense killings rise in New Orleans even as murders fall

One minute, a man and his wife were sitting in their backyard in Algiers. The next, a masked gunman lay dead, the trigger pulled by the husband.

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WYLD-FM

Piece of Gallier Hall Facade Falls To Sidewalk, No One Hurt

A small section of the facade on historic Gallier Hall fell to the sidewalk, damaging steps at the entrance to the former New Orleans City Hall.

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WYLD-FM

Monitor Overseeing OPP Reform Says Progress Is Slow

The monitor overseeing court-ordered reform efforts at the New Orleans jail says progress is slow, while inmates and staff at the lockup "continue to face grave harm."

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The Wichita Eagle

Watchdog: New Orleans should sell high-rise

A watchdog group says the city of New Orleans should sell a long empty office tower by the Mississippi River.

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The Times-Picayune

New Orleans students at Southern Methodist University start off their ...

Red and blue and visions of mustangs throughout the home of Kathryn and Jeff Scurlock could only mean one thing: a party celebrating Southern Methodist University.

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