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  1. Man booked with attempted 1st degree murder in Upper 9th triple shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | NOLA.com

    Donald Powell, 32, was booked Wednesday, Jan. 28, in connection with a triple shooting Tuesday in the Upper 9th Ward. Prior to being found wounded and hiding under a house, the man New Orleans police say was responsible for initiating an Upper 9th Ward triple shooting Tuesday night approached his victims with a request for a cigarette lighter.

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  2. Gayle Benson would join select company if she takes control of Saints, PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | NOLA.com

    If and when Gayle Benson takes control of the New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans, fans shouldn't expect to see any difference in the way the teams are run. For better or worse, it'll be business as usual, team officials said in an interview this week.

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  3. New Orleans police chief appeals to ex-officers' sense of duty, seeks more reservistsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NOLA.com

    NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison on Thursday discusses efforts to recruit former officers who retired or resigned from the force in good standing to join the department's reserves unit. A job fair for qualifying officers is planned for Saturday.

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  4. Gretna to get downtown bus service, ferry study as part of new transit contractRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Jefferson Parish will add bus service to downtown Gretna as part of a contract extension with Transdev that Parish Council approved on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Downtown Gretna will get a new bus route as part of Jefferson Parish's two-year contract extension with Transdev, which operates buses, streetcars and ferries throughout the New Orleans area.

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  5. Pianist Sean Chen to open UNO's 2015 Musical Excursions SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Pianist Sean Chen will open the University of New Orleans' 2015 Musical Excursions series on Tuesday, Feb. 3. He will perform at 7:30 pm at the UNO Recital Hall in the Performing Arts Center. Chen, a 27-year-old graduate of The Julliard School, won the 2013 American Pianists Association's DeHaan Classical Fellowship, one of the top prizes given to American pianists.

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  6. Norwegian maritime firm to invest $20 million in St. Rose expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Kongsberg Maritime, a Norwegian maritime technology firm, will invest $20 million to open a new 82,000-square-foot office and training facility in St. Rose. The move is a long-term bet on the Gulf of Mexico oil and gas market, which Kongsberg executives expect to remain strong despite slumping oil prices.

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  7. After fatal shooting of teen in Hollygrove, New Orleans police search for cluesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The New Orleans Police Department is still searching for clues in the fatal shooting of a 16 year-old boy in the Hollygrove neighborhood. A local New Orleans resident saw the young boy lying on the floor inside his home after the shooting.

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  8. Dying wish connects Ruston cancer victim to Mandeville childRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    In May 2013, Ashley Irving began writing a book she prayed no one would ever read. It was a journal, with the simplest of titles: "May 7, 2013 - Cancer.'

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  9. Milne Boys Home is coming back strong, seeking artists in GentillyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Renovations on the gym for Milne Boys Home in Gentilly are underway. Work began on January 12 and is expected to be completed by September 4. The project will cost an estimated $1.6 million.

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  10. Superdome still viable host for Super Bowl, Final Four, other big events despite recent missesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The Mercedes-Benz Superdome remains one of the iconic sports venues in this country despite its recent run of missing out on hosting major sporting events. Jerry Jones, who owns his stadium.

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  11. Identification tag and microchip are important in finding lost petsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A couple of weeks ago when returning back to the office after lunch with a friend, we spotted a dog, with a collar but no tag, walking in the streets. He was obviously owned.

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  12. Harvey church to offer 10-table feast: West Bank religion news briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Israel Baptist Church of Harvey will host its Ten Table Feast on Feb. 7 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1612 Esther Ave. Various types of foods will be offered: a "wild table," salad, meats, desserts and more. Tickets, which are $10, can be obtained from a church member or bought the day of the feast.

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  13. Deflategate: Drew Brees accurately judges inflation of two footballs on Conan O'Brien showRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees against the Atlanta Falcons during the game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans Sunday, December 21, 2014. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com Moments after Drew Brees said he was glad the New Orleans Saints had no involvement in the "deflategate" issue during Super Bowl week, the veteran quarterback accurately judged the inflation levels of two footballs as a guest on Conan O'Brien's late-night talk show.

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  14. Tom Benson: 'There's nothing wrong with me ... I feel fine,' he says in TV interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson said during a brief television interview Wednesday he was working to get the Saints back to the Super Bowl, and that "there's nothing wrong with me. I've been at the office every day, putting in a full day of work and I feel fine."

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  15. Pelican forward Anthony Davis hosts Bowling Event for YMCA kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis will hosts his third event in the AD's Flight Academy series hosting around 100 kids from the Westbank YMCA at Federal City in a bowling event at Fulton Alley. As a part of his individual community efforts in New Orleans, Davis provides a night of bowling, food/drink, giveaways and t-shirts for the kids.

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  16. Shadow player: Photo of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    A shadow is cast on the outfield wall as the Tulane baseball team practices at Turchin Stadium in New Orleans on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. (Photo by Chris Granger, Nola.com The Boys of Summer in the middle of the winter: it's late January but time for baseball Media Day at Tulane University.

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  17. Irish cop wounded after accompanying stranger to 7th Ward home, NOPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    The vacationing Irish police officer wounded in a shooting early Tuesday morning told New Orleans investigators he accompanied a stranger into the 7th Ward in search of a place to drink, the NOPD said. NOPD spokesman Tyler Gamble did not confirm the shooting victim's identity, condition or status as a law enforcement officer.

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  18. Irish House to hold fundraiser for Irish police officer shot in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    Off-duty Irish police officer Brian Hanrahan was shot in New Orleans Tuesday morning, according to Irish media reports. He's in the hospital in intensive care.

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  19. Talking winning streaks, coaching and Anthony Davis: Pelicans chat with Nakia Hogan at 1 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis dunks the ball against the Philadelphia 76ers during the second half at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans Monday, January 26, 2015. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com So now isn't a bad time to talk about what's going right and any potential pitfalls that could come up.

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  20. Robert and Nora Dupont reign as Mardi Gras king and queen of Krewe of Lul ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    Robert and Nora Dupont will reign as Mardi Gras king and queen of the Krewe of Lul Feb. 14, beginning at noon. The parade rolls through Luling.

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