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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 03, 2019 - 8:38 pm
New Orleans Police have secured a search warrant for the carrier that provides Seth Dunlap's cell phone service. WWL TV reports detectives working to determine if Dunlap sent a homophobic tweet using WWL radio's official Twitter account issued the warrant to T-Mobile. Dunlap, an openly gay radio...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 26, 2019 - 9:10 pm
New Orleans police have opened a probe into a claim from the management at WWL Radio and its parent company, that radio host Seth Dunlap used the station's official Twitter account to post an offensive tweet and then extorted the station for $1.85 million. The complaint that WWL and Entercom filed...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 30, 2019 - 7:17 am
He has greeted us in the morning for some three decades, David Blake is now stepping away from the microphone. "How did 30 years of this go by, it just blows my mind," Blake said today as he started his last day on WWL. "A lot of good memories, fabulous memories." His plan? "Take off and do nothing...
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Matt Kartozian - USA TODAY Sports
Fret not, Tiger fans. After sitting out of the team’s scrimmage on Saturday, LSU quarterback Joe Burrow was back at practice today, according to someone who should know… head coach Ed Orgeron. “Joe came back today, had a great practice,” Orgeron said. “We had a two-minute drill. He was throwing the...
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Mark Menard
August 01, 2019 - 7:43 pm
Whether you agree with the move or not, the Saints made it a done deal yesterday that Michael Thomas would be the highest-paid receiver in the NFL, at least until the next high-profile wideout gets a new contract (which could be just days or weeks away). However, you can count two of WWL’s resident...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
February 21, 2019 - 6:35 am
WWL afternoon host, Scoot, returns to the radio today for the first time since he was injured in a hit and run crash. He was walking across the street when a motorcycle slammed into him before fleeing the scene. "I feel lucky to be alive," Scoot told me as he prepared to get back on the air. "As...
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Don Ames
January 09, 2019 - 1:09 pm
Outgoing New Orleans Police Chief Michael Harrison appeared on the WWL's Newell Normand show today. The chief said much thought went into his decision to leave New Orleans to take the top cop job in Baltimore. "You know, I was looking at my past, my present and then now my future. It's what caused...
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Zach Strief
October 22, 2018 - 8:03 am
After the Saints thrilling 24-23 win over the Baltimore Ravens, Drew Brees is now one of three quarterbacks in NFL history to beat all 32 teams. "It was a little bit of a monkey on my back. It's just kind of odd. Obviously I played for an AFC team, the Chargers; and now I play for an NFC team. I...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 10, 2018 - 6:20 am
As fans left the Superdome, they shared their thoughts with WWL's Scoot. "The defense didn't show up!" one man said. A theme echoed by others. "The defense had got to show up." "What defense?!? That was embarrassing." Some were not so angry. "I don't know what happened to our defense, but that's ok...
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August 01, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Do you miss the WWL Live app? Or just want quick access to breaking news, talk, Saints, LSU, Weather and WWL.com articles? Then you should add WWL to your phone's home screen. Once you do, you'll essentially have a new app that will take you right to WWL.com's homepage with one click. From there,...
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