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January 17, 2019 - 4:37 pm
(WWL.com) Federal regulators have ordered Entergy to pay back customers in Louisiana and other states 135 million dollars for over charges. Spokesperson Lee Sabatini says that means the average customer will see a few bucks knocked off their January, February, and March bill. “In Baton Rouge a...
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AP
January 17, 2019 - 9:15 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Gladys Knight will sing "The Star-Spangled Banner" at this year's Super Bowl. The seven-time Grammy Award-winner says she's proud to use her voice to "unite and represent our country" in her hometown of Atlanta. The 74-year-old and the Pips were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall...
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USA TODAY
Jim Hanzo
January 17, 2019 - 8:39 am
The majority of sports betters are taking the Los Angeles Rams and the 3 and a half points, in the NFC Championship Game against the New Orleans Saints. Is 3 and a half points too much? Sports handicapper Brandon Lang believes it's going to be a very close game. "3 and a half is kind of a weird...
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USA TODAY
January 16, 2019 - 9:41 pm
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Peters stood at a podium Wednesday and spoke about his respect for Sean Payton and the New Orleans Saints. He insisted his feisty comments about the coach two months ago had been misinterpreted and blown out of proportion by controversy-hungry fans and media. And...
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USA TODAY
January 16, 2019 - 8:34 pm
(WWL.com) Fans wishing to get inside The Superdome for the NFC championship game will have to fork over several hundred dollars according to StubHub. Head of Partnerships for the NFL at StubHub Akxhay Khanna says even nosebleed tickets will cost you. “You know we have get in prices in the upper...
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Jim Hanzo
January 16, 2019 - 3:26 pm
The Coast Guard along with the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff Office are searching for 2 people after their vessel capsized in the Mississippi River this morning. Sheriff's deputies in Plaquemines got the call around 11 a.m. that a vessel capsized around mile marker 17 on the river. The search...
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January 16, 2019 - 10:11 am
Louisiana Family Forum is on the hunt for the longest married couples throughout the state. For the last three years, a couple from Benton have locked in the title for being married the longest. But that couple passed away in 2018, and another couple will be taking the distinction. General counsel...
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Jim Hanzo
January 16, 2019 - 9:08 am
Gas prices have fallen almost a penny a day since the first of the year. How long will it last? Not long enough, according to AAA fuel analyst, Don Redman who says crude oil has jumped just in the last week and that'll force gas prices to go up as well. "We're going to start seeing those prices at...
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USA TODAY
January 16, 2019 - 8:35 am
(WWL.com) Postseason success for the Saints results in a victory for the local economy. President and CEO of the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation Jay Cicero says even retailers that do not sell Saints merchandise benefit from the Black and Gold, especially if they keep winning in the playoffs...
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AP
January 15, 2019 - 4:15 pm
(WWL.com) -- When asked which teams she’d like to welcome to Atlanta for the Super Bowl, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says “Just anybody other than the Saints. If it can’t be the Falcons, then hey, as long as it’s not the Saints then I’m happy.” New Orleans Tourism and Marketing Corporation President...
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