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New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson (1) and Minnesota Timberwolves center Naz Reid (11) in action at Target Center.
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Amos Morale III
July 30, 2020 - 4:54 pm
New Orleans Pelicans rookie forward Zion Williamson will play tonight in the NBA's restart opener, according to a report from ESPN's Malika Andrews.
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SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey speaks during a press conference after it was announced that the Southeastern Conference Tournament was canceled due to Coronavirus concerns at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., Thursday, March 12, 2020.
Amos Morale III
July 30, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Southeastern Conference football programs including the national champion LSU Tigers, will play a 10-game confernce only schedule, commissioner Greg Sankey announced Thursday.
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New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) shows emotion after a play against the Atlanta Falcons in the second half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
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Kristian Garic
July 30, 2020 - 3:46 pm
Armstead and Jordan mentioned the ultimate goal of Super Bowl a handful of times. That was the main reason Cam Jordan didn't consider opting out this season.
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Kenny Kuhn
July 30, 2020 - 1:58 pm
Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng says she met with leaders of the Jefferson Parish School system to voice her concerns about students and teachers returning to the classroom.
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Kenny Kuhn
July 30, 2020 - 1:24 pm
Teachers in Jefferson Parish are not happy about students returning to school in August because they say it is too soon and unsafe to resume in-class learning.
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Thomas Perumean
July 30, 2020 - 1:13 pm
Say they are unfairly singled out
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
July 30, 2020 - 11:51 am
The Louisiana Department of Health today reports an increase of 1,708 COVID cases in the state since yesterday.
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Embattled judge resigns, admits to using racial slur in text
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Associated Press
July 30, 2020 - 10:31 am
Man gets 60 years for killing girlfriend in front of son. Stabbed girlfriend 29 times
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Associated Press
July 30, 2020 - 10:17 am
Historically Black Louisiana university gets $20M donation
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Kenny Kuhn
July 30, 2020 - 7:17 am
The Jefferson Parish Federation of Teachers wants to push back the August 12 start date for schools in Jefferson Parish because they are concerned it is not safe to return to the classroom.
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