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Steve Geller
November 13, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Saints corner Marshon Lattimore (hamstring), KR/WR Deonte Harris (hamstring), and G Andrus Peat (forearm) did not practice on Wednesday. A tweet from ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter states that Peat suffered a broken arm against the Falcons and is expected to be out 6 weeks. Saints’ Pro-Bowl G...
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WWL Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 2:17 pm
Patty Burnaman | WWL First News It’s cold! This Artic blast is pretty early this year. How will it affect agriculture crops here in south Louisiana? Will this early freeze hurt our oranges other citrus? Dan Gill, our resident horticulturist from the LSU Ag Center, says the oranges, satsumas, and...
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WWL Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 1:04 pm
A robo-call poll of 660 likely Louisiana voters finds the governor’s race a virtual tie with 49 percent of the respondents supporting Governor John Bel Edwards and 49 percent who say they plan to vote for Republican challenger Eddie Rispone. “Whoever is able to mobilize their supporters to the...
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WWL Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Patty Burnaman | WWL First News We are being told that it’s “cold and flu season,” but is there really such a thing? Dr. Fred Lopez, infectious disease specialist at LSU Health New Orleans, tells us it’s not so much the temperature, as it is what we do when it gets cold: we congregate in warm...
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WWL Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 11:11 am
By: Jordan Fiegel The New Orleans Saints are turning the page and moving on to their next opponent. WWL NFL analyst Mike Detillier knows that may be a tough task for Saints fans since losing to the Atlanta Falcons was such a tough pill to swallow, but he said sometimes teams just have that clunker...
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Chris Miller
November 13, 2019 - 10:43 am
Your New Orleans Saints are back at work today, looking to shake off that Sunday performance and put the hurt on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this weekend. The Saints have some work to do to set themselves up for a bye in the playoffs. "You just don't want to be a playoff team, though," notes former...
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USA Today
Steve Geller
November 13, 2019 - 10:20 am
While Who Dats remain disgusted and are still stewing over the Saints loss at home to a one win Falcons ballclub, the team can’t let anything from that outcome linger as they get back on the practice field today. “You turn the page,” Payton stated. “Yesterday, we spent a lot of time, two days ago a...
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Jim Hanzo
November 13, 2019 - 8:36 am
It's a bitter cold morning and workers downtown are bundled up for the day. We bundled up went out and talked to some of the early workers downtown. "It is really, really extremely cold this morning," said one early worker downtown. "I probably want to be hibernating this morning." This man...
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Associated Press
November 13, 2019 - 8:04 am
NEW YORK (AP) _ Television viewers flocked to the showdown between LSU and Alabama over the weekend. The Nielsen company says the Southeastern Conference game was seen by 16.6 million people, making it the top-rated regular season college football game in eight years. More than 20 million people...
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WWL Newsroom
November 13, 2019 - 7:41 am
The House Intelligence Committee holds its first open hearings as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Trump. The committee is hearing testimony US Ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, George Kent. Democrats are...
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