NFL weighs moving 2024 Super Bowl from New Orleans due to potential Mardi Gras conflict The shift to a 17-game regular season could prompt the NFL to move the 2024 Super Bowl from New Orleans to avoid a conflict with Mardi Gras.
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Factbox: Latest on the spread of the coronavirus around the world The coronavirus has brought hard-hit Italy to a standstill, led to runs on grocery stores around the world and prompted a stark drop in going-out between Mardi Gras and St. Patrick's Day, location data.. Reuters - Published 2 days ago
Google data shines light on whether coronavirus lockdowns worldwide are working Alphabet Inc's Google has published charts showing how the coronavirus has brought hard-hit Italy to a standstill, led to runs on grocery stores around the world and prompted a stark drop in going-out.. Reuters - Published 3 days ago
Death rate soars in New Orleans coronavirus 'disaster' that could define city for generations Throngs of revelers may have brought the coronavirus to New Orleans during Mardi Gras celebrations. The city's death tally climbed Thursday to 46.
USATODAY.com - Published 1 week ago A Different Kind of Storm: New Orleans Facing Deadly Virus Outbreak Louisiana may be experiencing the world’s fastest growth in new cases. Medical experts said Mardi Gras might have accelerated the crisis. NYTimes.com - Published 1 week ago
New Orleans a hot spot for virus after Mardi Gras Less than a month after revelers crowded New Orleans for Mardi Gras, the streets are now nearly empty. Many businesses have shuttered and a "stay at home" mandate was issued as the city becomes one of.. USATODAY.com - Published 2 weeks ago
Mardi Gras in Sydney highlights bushfires Mardi Gras has wrapped up for another year leaving a trail of glitter through Sydney's CBD after about 300,000 revellers took part in the celebration. SBS - Published on February 29, 2020
Protesters target Liberal Party float at Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras At least three protesters were removed from Sydney's Mardi Gras parade after they attempted to block the passage of the official Liberal Party float. SBS - Published on February 29, 2020 'Today is about acceptance': Thousands line Sydney's streets for spectacular Mardi Gras parade The Emerald City has sparkled as thousands gathered in the Sydney CBD to celebrate the annual Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras festival and parade. SBS - Published on February 29, 2020
Emergency service members let their hair down during Sydney's Mardi Gras parade Members of the Rural Fire Service, State Emergency Service and Fire and Rescue NSW have taken part in the Mardi Gras celebrations to the roar of thousands. SBS - Published on February 29, 2020
Firefighters steal show at Mardi Gras from muscle-bound marchers and drag queens Large crowds gathered along Oxford Street for this year's parade with the roar of the Dykes on Bikes revving their motorcycles followed by the First Nations float. The Age - Published on February 29, 2020
Thousands take to Sydney’s streets for annual Mardi Gras celebrations Sydney is awash with glitter makeup and loud rainbow outfits as thousands gather for the annual Mardi Gras parade. SBS - Published on February 29, 2020
Sydney set to sparkle during annual Mardi Gras celebrations Sydney is awash with glitter makeup and loud rainbow outfits as thousands gather for the annual Mardi Gras parade. SBS - Published on February 29, 2020 Sydney MP encourages Mardi Gras attendees to fight for equality, reject religious freedoms bill Sydney MP Alex Grenwich says this year's Mardi Gras festivities should campaign for equality after expressing his distaste with the religious freedoms bill. SBS - Published on February 28, 2020
Mardi Gras promotes equality, freedom Sydney MP Alex Grenwich says this year's Mardi Gras festivities should campaign for equality after expressing his distaste with the religious freedoms bill. SBS - Published on February 28, 2020 Anger as businesses accused of 'exploiting' Sydney's Mardi Gras With the annual Mardi Gras parade days away, SBS News looks at how corporations are involved in the event. SBS - Published on February 27, 2020
Western Sydney Wanderers fan group refuses to apologise for controversial Mardi Gras post The Western Sydney Wanderers active supporter group the Red and Black Bloc is remaining unapologetic over a controversial social media post. SBS - Published on February 27, 2020 New Orleans police officer busts a move during Mardi Gras celebration Supt. Shaun Ferguson got into the Mardi Gras spirit by busting some moves.
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'Mardi Gras gives LGBTIQ+ people with no hope a reason to live' Stuart Milk, the nephew of iconic gay rights campaigner Harvey Milk, is carrying on the legacy of his uncle in the US and around the world. He speaks to SBS News ahead of Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi.. SBS - Published on February 26, 2020 New Orleans celebrates end of Mardi Gras The party is on in New Orleans where thousands of people are in the streets, reaching for beads, shimmying to the music of marching bands, and celebrating the end of a Carnival season. (Feb. 25)
USATODAY.com - Published on February 25, 2020
What is Fastnacht Day or Fat Tuesday and why are people eating doughnuts? Feb. 25 is Mardi Gras, National Pancake Day and in Pennsylvania, it's also Fastnacht Day or Fat Tuesday. Here's what to know about the tradition.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 25, 2020 Mardi Gras photos: New Orleans alive with parades, costumes Mardi Gras parades roll through New Orleans ahead of and during Fat Tuesday. Colorful costumes and fun were prevalent.
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New Orleans Bans ‘Tandem Floats’ After 2 Are Killed Ahead of Mardi Gras Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced the ban on Saturday night, after a man was struck by a float in the Krewe of Endymion parade. NYTimes.com - Published on February 23, 2020 Cop busts a move with dancers during Mardi Gras parade in Alabama A police officer marching behind a group of dancers decided to follow their moves during a Mardi Gras parade in Alabama.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 19, 2020
Return of Alienstock, Mardi Gras hate crime, much ado about a hat: News from around our 50 states Juror for Massachusetts mob boss regrets conviction after learning of LSD tests, positive news for manatees as Florida's red tide subsides, and more
USATODAY.com - Published on February 19, 2020 'Australia has meant so much to me as a queer person': Sam Smith to perform at Sydney's Mardi Gras Pop star Sam Smith will perform at Mardi Gras months after coming out as non-binary. SBS - Published on January 22, 2020
Mardi Gras to vote on parade ban for PM Several hundred members of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras will decide whether to uninvite Scott Morrison and bar police floats from next year's parade. SBS - Published on November 21, 2019 First-timers' guide to New Orleans: Here are 10 do's and don'ts to keep in mind Sure, there's Mardi Gras and Bourbon Street. But what else should first-timers know about when visiting New Orleans?
USATODAY.com - Published on July 30, 2019