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  1. Victim in fatal Algiers stabbing identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | NOLA.com

    Robert Hamilton, 40, was found stabbed to death in the 1300 block of Flanders Street in Algiers, according to Orleans Parish Coroner Dr. Jeffrey C. Rouse. New Orleans police responded around 2:45 a.m. for reports of a stabbing in an apartment building.

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  2. Readers share more deviled egg tips, recipes and methodsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    After our In Judy's Kitchen post last week about making deviled eggs and improving the results, several readers posted more tips in the comment stream. To dive a little deeper into some of the suggestions -- baking eggs??! -- and so we can save this recipe to Recipe Box, here's another look.

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  3. STEM Saturday, Friends Fest, Cocktails and Blues planned in eastern New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    "STEM Saturday: What Floats Your Boat?" is the theme of a Science Technology Engineering Math program on October 11 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Joe W. Brown Memorial Park, 5601 Read Boulevard, in eastern New Orleans. Calvin Mackie will lead students in designing, building and testing their own boat.

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  4. Mercy Endeavors in New Orleans celebrates its 17th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Mercy Endeavors , a nonprofit senior activity center in the Irish Channel of the Lower Garden District in New Orleans, celebrated its 17th anniversary last month. A week-long celebration included a memorial service honoring deceased members, presentation of a play, "The Master's Visit," written by a member Eunice Nero, a Mercy Day streetcar ride, a luncheon at Commander's Palace and a Steamboat Natchez day cruise.

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  5. Audit shows UNO foundation failed to account for millions in FEMA fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A non-profit foundation created to support research at the University of New Orleans has accounted for only $5.3 million of the more than $19 million it received from the Federal Emergency Management Agency for damage sustained during Hurricane Katrina, according to an audit by the Office of the Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security. The audit found that the University of New Orleans Research and Technology Foundation failed to follow federal contracting guidelines that call for "open and free competition" and to allot funds to small business and those owned by women and minorities.

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  6. Millenials are avoiding small-town life in droves despite apparent advantages, website reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Young, new residents in New Orleans routinely pack the dining room of Horn's, a new cafe that opened in the Marigny neighborhood. While small-town and suburban communities across the nation strive for more young residents, those residents are increasingly moving to cities, according to a recent article on OZY.com.

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  7. Do you think Pelicans guard Jimmer Fredette will make a significant impact this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    New Orleans Pelicans guard Jimmer Fredette gets a round of high-fives as he runs into the St. Catherine of Siena School gym wearing a new Pelicans uniform on Tuesday, September 23, 2014. The team debuted their red jerseys at the Metairie school (Photo by Chris Granger, Nola.com A new season is upon us and there are several new additions on the New Orleans Pelicans' roster pushing to make a significant impact.

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  8. St. Louise de Marillac reunion planned in Chalmette, racial harmony will be discussed in VioletRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    St. Louise de Marillac Church and School, which was located in Arabi at the time of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, will always hold a special place in Michelle Pipitone Beaumont's heart. "I have so many wonderful memories of the church and school," said Beaumont who attended the school for four years and now lives in Algiers.

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  9. Ryan Jones of New Orleans earns the rank of Eagle ScoutRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Ryan Jones of New Orleans has earned the Boy Scouts of America highest honor, the rank of Eagle Scout . Jones, 15, is a member of Troop 48 chartered by St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Uptown New Orleans.

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  10. Senior Projects begin at Riverside Academy in ReserveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Seniors at Riverside Academy in Reserve recently received requirements for their senior projects, which are due in April. Although this deadline is pretty far off, some students like Alexandra Steib are tackling the task sooner rather than later.

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  11. Que Pasa Fest in New Orleans celebrates Hispanic cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Hispanic Heritage Month ends in about a week, and several events are taking place in the New Orleans Latino community to celebrate the Hispanic culture. Cervantes Fundacion Hispanoamericana de Arte and Hispanic Flavor Productions will hold the fourth annual Que Pasa Fest 2014 Oct. 8-11 at various locations in New Orleans.

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  12. Federal City in Algiers to host Night Out Against CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Federal City at 2300 Gen. Meyer Ave. in Algiers will host Night Out Against Crime on Oct. 14 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Attendees can join city officials and leaders at the free event, which will include entertainment and food.

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  13. Jefferson SPCA teaming up with other shelters for huge adopt-athonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    The Louisiana SPCA along with the Jefferson SPCA, the Plaquemines Animal Welfare Society and Companion Animal Alliance in Baton Rouge are partnering together for "Four Shelters. One Day," on Oct. 18. As a grant recipient in the 2014 ASPCA Mega Match-a-thon, presented by Subaru, the Louisiana SPCA will participate with these other animal shelters for the largest cross adoptions event for animals in the area.

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  14. Deacon John, Dr. Michael White visit L.W. Higgins High School in MarreroRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Deacon John and Dr. Michael White recently paid a call to L.W. Higgins High School's leadership class in Marrero during the annual "Back to School with the History Makers" program. Deacon John and White, a professor of Spanish and African American music, shared stories of their early musical experiences with approximately 30 students in the leadership class of teacher Windy Mobley.

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  15. October photo contest: Think pinkRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    When I was 12, my parents built their dream house on a hill in the country where I loved watching the sunsets. She carefully laid out the Sherwin Williams swatches in front of me: Lovable.

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  16. Most New Orleans public high schools beat the odds, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Despite the disadvantages that New Orleans public school students face, most of their high schools are beating the odds, posting better test scores and graduation rates than predicted by their populations. That's the conclusion of Tulane University's Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives , which on Wednesday issued a report suggesting that demographics aren't destiny.

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  17. New Orleans Pelicans spotlight: Get to know guard Austin RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    The New Orleans Pelicans kicked off training camp Tuesday and Pelicans guard Austin Rivers is one of several people around the organization excited about the upcoming NBA season. "It's a big year," Rivers said.

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  18. Paying for forensic rape exams is in Louisiana's best interests: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    A rape kit photo provided by Interim LSU Hospital. In Louisiana victims of sex crimes often are billed for forensic medical exams and related care even though state and federal guidelines require many of these services be provided at no cost.

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  19. Pelicans guard Jimmer Fredette finds out quickly about Coach Monty...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    Guard Jimmer Fredette poses during a photo shoot at New Orleans Pelicans Media Day on Monday, September 29, 2014 at the Pelicans Practice Facility. (Photo by Julia Kumari Drapkin, Nola.com Though he was brought in this summer to emerge as a scorer, New Orleans Pelicans guard Jimmer Fredette's first day of work Tuesday didn't involve much around attempting shots.

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  20. What New Orleans area streets would you like to send back in time?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    September 12, 1956: Causeway Boulevard and Veterans Memorial Boulevard in Metairie were two concrete ribbons in an open field. Today, the intersection is consistently rated among the busiest in the state and is considered the commercial epicenter of Jefferson Parish's east bank.

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