National World War II Museum

Jan 12, 2020; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; General overall view of airplanes on display at the the National World War II Museum.
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Chris Miller
May 22, 2020 - 5:29 pm
The National World War II Museum has taken a $25 million hit and is laying off 82 employees, the Times-Picayune | New Orleans Advocate reports. It will also leave 40 unfilled positions open.
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Jan 12, 2020; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; General overall view of airplanes on display at the the National World War II Museum.
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Chris Miller
May 19, 2020 - 12:28 pm
The National World War II Museum will reopen on Memorial Day -- May 25 -- after having been closed since mid-Marsh due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Scoot
June 10, 2019 - 11:32 am
The passing of iconic New Orleans chef Leah Chase left many with an emptiness - an emptiness that might be filled by supporting a way to honor Miss Leah. One of the things that helps us deal with the loss of a famous person is thinking of ways to forever pay homage to that person. Leah Chase’s...
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Scoot
June 06, 2019 - 12:51 pm
Thursday, June 6, 2019 is the 75th anniversary of the invasion of the beaches at Normandy, France. The United States joined Allied forces on a mission to liberate France, and ultimately Western Europe, from the control of Nazi Germany. Amphibious landings were supported by an aerial assault from...
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November 09, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Jim Chesko reporting Stocks ended the week on a down note. The Dow Jjones Industrials tumbled 201 points and the Nasdaq Composite slid 124. But blue chips did manage a gain of 2.8% for the week. Oil prices retreated for a 10th straight session. December crude fell 48 cents to settle at $60.19 a...
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May 20, 2018 - 7:19 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The National World War II Museum in New Orleans is about to open a new exhibit about comedian Bob Hope and his performances for American troops serving around the world. The exhibit includes wartime correspondence between Hope and service members, and World War II-era relics...
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