WWL Newsroom
September 06, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Saints fans are invited to help kick off the 2019 season with a big party in Metairie. The Who Dat Nation Rally and Music Festival features music, cheering on the Saints, food and fun. Sunday, the music starts at 11:00am. Headliners include: Cowboy Mouth Super Charger George Porter Jr. & Runnin...
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September 06, 2019 - 4:41 am
Jacksonville native Patrick Eldridge was worried that Hurricane Dorian would blow his car clean away. With the garage already taken by his wife's car, Eldridge did the most logical thing , and moved his smart car to the safest location he could think of - his kitchen. His wife Jessica posted images...
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FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2019, file photo, actor Kevin Hart gestures during the second half of an NBA basketball game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Philadelphia 76ers in Los Angeles. Hart has been injured in a car crash in the hills above Malibu on Sunday, Sept. 1. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
Associated Press
September 02, 2019 - 7:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Comic actor Kevin Hart's wife says he's "going to be just fine" following a weekend car crash that left him with a major back injury. Eniko Hart was questioned by a TMZ reporter while visiting him at the hospital Monday. She gave no details beyond that assurance, and the actor's...
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Associated Press
September 01, 2019 - 2:19 pm
Never before has one studio so dominated summer at the movies. The Walt Disney Co. accounted for about half of all ticket sales in U.S. and Canada theaters on the season, which came to a close Sunday with the Gerard Butler action thriller "Angel Has Fallen" topping the box office for the second...
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Don Ames
August 30, 2019 - 8:58 am
Some very varied festivals are on tap this weekend in south Louisiana. They range from very adult to very family friendly. There'll be huge crowds in the Quarter this weekend, for Southern Decadence. "We anticipate that there'll be over 300 thousand this year," says Chuck Robinson, owner and...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 30, 2019 - 7:17 am
He has greeted us in the morning for some three decades, David Blake is now stepping away from the microphone. "How did 30 years of this go by, it just blows my mind," Blake said today as he started his last day on WWL. "A lot of good memories, fabulous memories." His plan? "Take off and do nothing...
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This image released by NBC shows Gal Gadot, center, and Leslie Jones, right during a sketch on "Saturday Night Live." Jones is leaving the NBC show after five seasons. Earlier this month, Jones announced she's doing a Netflix stand-up special. In an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel's show, Jones said it's great to be an actress but that she's really a "hardcore" stand-up comedian. (Will Heath/NBC via AP)
Associated Press
August 27, 2019 - 5:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Saturday Night Live" cast member Leslie Jones is leaving the NBC show after five seasons, while Kate McKinnon is sticking around. Jones' departure was confirmed by a person familiar with the change who spoke Tuesday on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to...
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Eldis Sula
August 27, 2019 - 10:59 am
The MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) were last night and as always, the evening was an occasion for music's stars to let loose and have fun on the runway. You caught all the crazy moments and saw who walked away a winner . Now it's time to walk down the red carpet and see who was wearing what at this...
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