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Don Ames
August 02, 2019 - 6:50 am
A couple of summer staples highlight the weekend in New Orleans. There’s no mistaking the dress code for the 43rd annual Hancock Whitney White Linen Night. Join the folks who'll dress up 'southern style' for the summer event Saturday in the Arts and Warehouse District. Presented by the Contemporary...
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Chris Miller
July 29, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Art Neville, founding member of The Meters and The Neville Brothers, will be remembered and celebrated tonight with a second line. It will begin at Tuba Fats Square at St. Philip and N. Robertson streets. Second line for Art Neville today, starting at Tuba Fats Square at 5pm. Photo by Jean Dupas...
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July 28, 2019 - 2:16 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Lion King" rode its circle of life into a second weekend atop the box office and "Once Upon A Time ... In Hollywood," while not quite doing fairytale numbers, gave director Quentin Tarantino his biggest opening ever. Disney's photorealistic remake of the Hamlet-themed tale...
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Don Ames
July 27, 2019 - 3:10 pm
An unclaimed $10,000 Mega Millions ticket sold in Louisiana is set to expire in August The prize from the Feb. 26 drawing has yet to be claimed Lottery officials say the winning ticket was purchased at The Carwash Depot in Ponchatoula and is set to expire Aug. 25. It matched four of the five white-...
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This image released by HBO shows Kit Harington in a scene from "Game of Thrones." On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, Harington was nominated for an Emmy Award for outstanding lead actor in a drama series. (HBO via AP)
July 24, 2019 - 6:43 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The clamor from "Game of Thrones" fans for a do-over of the drama's final season has been in vain. HBO programming chief Casey Bloys said Wednesday there was no serious consideration to remaking the story that some viewers and critics called disappointing. There are few...
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Eldis Sula
July 24, 2019 - 10:56 am
Wow, the guy wins $2.5 million on Jeopardy and all of a sudden James Holzhauer is Mr. Sports Know-It-All? Oh yeah, that’s his actual job. The trivia phenom and professional sports bettor recently spoke to NBC’s Peter King about his predictions for next year’s NFL championship. So how will Super...
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Chris Miller
July 22, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Art Neville, eldest of The Neville Brothers and founder of The Meters, has died, according to the Neville family. He was 81. Neville announced his retirement in December of last year, due to health issues. Not only a member of The Neville Brothers, along with his three brothers Aaron, Charles, and...
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Eldis Sula
July 22, 2019 - 11:12 am
After three drama-packed seasons full of unexpected twists, Riverdale is taking on one of its most challenging and emotionally charged plot turns: the death of star Luke Perry. In an untimely tragedy that shocked fans of the CW show and cast members alike, Perry passed away from a stroke at the age...
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July 21, 2019 - 1:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there was any doubt that the 2019 box office belonged to the Walt Disney Co., this weekend put an end to it. Not only did its photorealistic remake of "The Lion King" devour opening weekend records for the month of July and PG-rated films, but "Avengers: Endgame" also crept...
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Don Ames
July 20, 2019 - 8:22 am
Leading casino advocates warn that Louisiana’s gaming industry is shrinking. Louisiana casinos have seen substantial declines in revenue in the last year. Shreveport casinos are down 11.6 percent, Lake Charles 10 percent, New Orleans five percent, and Baton Rouge 13 percent. Louisiana Gaming...
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