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New Orleans, Louisiana is located in Orleans Parish. Zip codes in New Orleans, LA include 70123, 70122, and 70177. The median home price in New Orleans is $159,000 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More New Orleans information.

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1 hr ago | SFGate

Sheriff: Would-be burglar found dead in oven vent

Authorities in a New Orleans suburb say a business owner arrived at work to find the legs of dead man dangling from an oven vent in the building's kitchen.

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5 hrs ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

Fewer New Orleans murders so far in 2014

The figure reported by The New Orleans Advocate is a 21 percent decrease from the 48 murders in the city by the same point last year.

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5 hrs ago | The Times

Fewer New Orleans murders so far in 2014

NEW ORLEANS -- Data compiled by a New Orleans newspaper shows the city's 2014 murder count was 38 as of Friday.

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10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Historic hotel gets new life in Covington

The New Orleans Advocate reported the hotel is set to reopen June 1 after a $9 million renovation.

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14 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Richard Sexton connects New Orleans and Caribbean in 'Creole World' photo book

Richard Sexton: 'I don't just celebrate the past. I'm looking to see how the past can help us get to the future.'

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18 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Lawyer seeks lower penalty for Nagin corruption

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin is fighting federal prosecutors' efforts to seize more than a half-million dollars they say he should forfeit as a result of his conviction on federal corruption charges.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

NOMMA Cadets do good deed on Good Friday

DOING A GOOD DEAD. NEW ORLEANS MILITARY AND MARITIME ACADEMY CADETS SWEPT THE GROUNDS OF THEIR NEW CAMPUS, AHEAD OF EARTH DAY NEXT WEEK.

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The Times-Picayune

Lil Boosie to take the stage in Lafayette on April 19, in New Orleans on April 20

It's a big weekend ahead for Louisiana-grown Lil Boosi e, who for the first time since his prison stint will take the stage in his home state with performances scheduled in Lafayette and New Orleans.

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WYLD-FM

LISTEN: N.O. Restaurants Prepare For Busy Easter

New Orleans area restaurants are expected to be busy on Easter Sunday, although maybe not as busy as they'll be on Mother's Day, which is typically the busiest day of the year for restaurants.

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The Times-Picayune

New Orleans artist Clifton Webb's home and gallery

There's a quiet dignity to residential neighborhoods below the Vieux Carre, on modest streets where the patina of age visually blends one facade into another, and weathered masonry churches hover over wood-frame cottages of former parishioners.

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NOLA.com

Cokie Roberts and John Griswold unveil books in New Orleans

Books and authors have long had a place at New Orleans Jazz Fest, but that's not the only place to find literary goodness in the coming weeks.

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Portals and KM

Some Great New Orleans Meals in 2014 - Part Two

We have been enjoying some wonderful meals in New Orleans this year. Here are the top twelve in order of our participation.

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

New Orleans tax preparer arrested for fraud

We've had a long, cold winter in Southwest Louisiana and that's had an impact on crawfish.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

NOLA.com

Man accused in stabbing death of brother booked with arson of his family's home

Ian Broyard, already accused of second-degree murder in the stabbing death of his brother Michael, was booked Thursday with two counts of simple arson after fire investigators determined he set his family's home afire in an attempt to conceal the killing.

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NOLA.com

Police name suspect in eastern New Orleans murder case

New Orleans police said Wade Reed, 19, is wanted as 'one of the gunmen' responsible for the shooting death of Charles Meyers on March 26 along Hayne Boulevard in eastern New Orleans.

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NOLA.com

Mickey Easterling, New Orleans socialite, arts patron, dies: reports

Mickey Easterling, the charismatic figure in New Orleans social circles known for her patronage of the arts, civic activism and outright charm, died on Monday , according to media reports.

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NOLA.com

Pete Fountain has retired from performing, will miss the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest

The Pete Fountain fans who filled the Economy Hall Tent at the 2013 New Orleans Jazz Fest unknowingly bore witness to bittersweet history: The farewell performance by one of the greats of New Orleans music in general, and traditional jazz clarinet specifically.

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The Times-Picayune

New Orleans school building repair fund bill passes House; $1.8 billion investment underway

A bill to maintain New Orleans' newly built and renovated public school buildings cleared the Louisiana House Education Committee Wednesday with no opposition.

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NOLA.com

Peche Seafood Grill earns Four Beans: New Orleans restaurants review

Flounder resemble shrunken sea monsters, with their crooked lips and creepy migrating eyes.

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NOLA.com

Prom night in the New Orleans area: National average of prom-related expenses decreases, how did you cut costs?

The Times-Picayune wants to know all about your big night, this year and in years past.

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