New Orleans is a consolidated city-parish located along the Mississippi River in the southeastern region of the U.S. state of Louisiana. With an estimated population of 391,006 in 2018, it is the most populous city in Louisiana. Serving as a major port, New Orleans is considered an economic and commercial hub for the broader Gulf Coast region of the United States.
Here's the latest for Tuesday, February 25th: Italy sees spike in coronavirus cases; US markets tank amid virus fears; Weinstein accusers hold news conference Los Angeles following NY verdict; Revelers.. USATODAY.com - Published
The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made "forever chemicals" is far worse than previously estimated with some of the highest levels found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, according..
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)
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Two years ago, a photographer began documenting the remaining black-owned bars and lounges on a storied stretch of St. Bernard Avenue. Inside these spaces, tradition is paramount. NYTimes.com - Published
The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made "forever chemicals" is far worse than previously estimated with some of the highest levels found in Miami, Philadelphia and New Orleans, said a.. Reuters - Published
President Trump watched No. 1 Louisiana State University and No. 3 Clemson battle it out in the College Football Playoff championship in New Orleans Monday night. Fans from both teams cheered him.. USATODAY.com - Published
It's LSU vs. Clemson tonight at the College Football Championship in New Orleans' Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Clemson is trying to make it three national titles in four seasons. (Jan. 13)
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HOUSTON (AP) — Now that the Houston Rockets are healthy, James Harden is excited for his team’s possibilities. But he knows there will be ups and downs as his teammates figure out how to play.. WorldNews - Published
SportsPulse: From Atlanta, Paul Myerberg and Dan Wolken dissect LSU's demolition of Oklahoma and if there is anything that can stop Joe Burrow and the Tigers from winning it all in New Orleans.
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NEW ORLEANS – At 2:04 p.m. on Oct. 15, a guard at the Richwood Correctional Center noticed an odd smell coming from one of the isolation cells. He opened the door, stepped inside and found the.. WorldNews - Published
Highlights of this day in history: New Orleans marks completion of Louisiana Purchase; South Carolina is first state to secede from Union; Vermont Supreme Court rules in favor of homosexual couples;.. USATODAY.com - Published
NEW ORLEANS — Officials announced Saturday that no data was held for ransom and that a recovery operation is getting underway after a cyberattack a day earlier triggered a shutdown of city government.. WorldNews - Published
Justin Timberlake swears that “nothing happened” with ‘Palmer’ co-star Alisha Wainwright during a drunken night out in New Orleans the Thursday before Thanksgiving. “A few weeks ago I.. WorldNews - Published
Ten people were shot and wounded early Sunday near the French Quarter in New Orleans, a popular spot for tourists. Hours later in another part of town, another shooting killed two men and wounded two.. USATODAY.com - Published
Eleven people were injured in a shooting in a busy street near New Orleans' French Quarter early Sunday. Two people are in critical condition. Paul Dudley of CBS New Orleans affiliate WWL-TV reports. CBS News - Published
Eleven people were wounded in a shooting rampage on the edge of the famed French Quarter of New Orleans in an area still thick with tourists at 3 a.m.
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Activists believe the man's arrest was in retaliation for reporting to a supervisor about construction shortcuts before the collapse, and for comments he made to reporters afterward. CBS News - Published
A construction worker who became a witness in a federal safety investigation into lapses at the New Orleans construction site was deported to his native Honduras, his lawyers said. NYTimes.com - Published
After years of addiction, a Louisiana man got an implant while in prison to help fight his opioid cravings. He says it changed his life. Meg Farris of WWL-TV reports from New Orleans. CBS News - Published
Rescue crews in New Orleans spent the day searching for a missing worker after a hotel under construction collapsed on the outskirts of the French Quarter. At least two people were killed when the Hard.. CBS News - Published
Hurricane Nate made landfall as a category one hurricane in southeast Louisiana Saturday night, and then again this morning, outside Biloxi, Miss. It has since weakened to a tropical storm. Mark.. CBS News - Published