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USA Today
Steve Geller
January 22, 2020 - 11:18 pm
The New Orleans Pelcians come up short losing 121-117 to the San Antonio Spurs in rookie Zion Williamson's NBA debut. The top overall pick in the draft finished with 22 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists in 18 minutes of playing time. Zion really came alive in the fourth quarter when he scored 17,...
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National Weather Service
Jim Hanzo
January 22, 2020 - 9:54 pm
Light rain is expected tonight and tomorrow then clearing out by the weekend with plenty of sunshine by Saturday. Maybe some cloud cover on Sunday.
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Eli Manning
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Associated Press
January 22, 2020 - 9:07 pm
New York Gians quarterback Eli Manning who played 16 years in the NFL and won 2 Super Bowls will retire on Friday. It's expected the team will retire his No. 10 jersey.
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NOPD
Jim Hanzo
January 22, 2020 - 8:09 pm
Two people shot in Gentilly on Wednesday and both were taken to area hospitals with injuries that are unknown at this time. The investigation by NOPD is ongoing.
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Thomas Perumean
Chris Miller
January 22, 2020 - 4:24 pm
Although city officials said it would be too dangerous to try and hang a new tarp over the remains of one of the workers killed in the Hard Rock Hotel construction collapse, a new tarp now covers the area where the worker's legs were briefly visible.
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Mickey Loomis speaks to media members at the Reeses Senior Bowl.
Amos Morale III
January 22, 2020 - 4:09 pm
Loomis spoke with reporters at the Reese's Senior Bowl
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WWL Newsroom
January 22, 2020 - 3:56 pm
First coronavirus case hits U.S. but is the risk of epidemic as great here as it is in China?
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Jim Hanzo
January 22, 2020 - 3:04 pm
Althought the Wuhan Coronavirus has spread rapidly in China, and also reached the United States, it isn't posing much of a threat to Americans. It is however transmitted person to person, but there is no vaccine at this time.
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WWL Newsroom
January 22, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Bacchus and Opheus shorten parade routes.
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Zion Williamson
USA TODAY Sports
Jim Hanzo
January 22, 2020 - 11:41 am
The energy is expected to be electric inside the Smoothie King Center when rookie sensation Zion Williamson finally makes his professional debut for the Pelicans tonight and fans are anxious to see his return.
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