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3 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

In New Orleans, a 10-year sentence for Ray Nagin

He entered New Orleans City Hall as a cool and confidant self-styled reformer, won fame there as a passionate, if profane, critic of the federal response to Hurricane Katrina and exited under suspicion.

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6 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

New Orleans 3-year-old improving after being shot

A 3-year-old shot in the back Tuesday night while playing outside her family's Gert Town apartment continues to recover.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

CNN

Ex-New Orleans mayor gets 10 years

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday in a bribery scandal that rocked the city, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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WNOE-FM New Orleans

Number of Voucher Students Continues To Grow

More than 8,800 students have been awarded vouchers to attend Louisiana private schools with taxpayer dollars in the upcoming school year, a 30 percent growth in the program championed by Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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Daily Mail

Boy, 11, shoots grandfather dead with a 12-gauge shotgun after...

America's wealthiest families revealed: From the Rockefellers to the Waltons the 185 clans all worth more than $1billion... and yes, most of them are Republicans Mom suffocated her toddler son because she 'didn't want him any more' - then posted pictures of his body on FACEBOOK Visitor trapped in high security prison for 31 HOURS after door locked ... (more)

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Newsday

Ray Nagin, ex-New Orleans mayor, gets 10-year sentence for corruption charges

In North Bellmore road construction. left lane closed on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Rt-106/X25 and Meadowbrook Rd/X23 in North Merrick.

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WLNE-TV Providence

Convicted ex-New Orleans mayor to be sentenced

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin - who swept into office on promises of reform but saw the city crumble under the weight of Hurricane Katrina and his own corruption investigation - will learn Wednesday how much... Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin - who swept into office on promises of reform but saw the city crumble under the weight of ... (more)

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The Times-Picayune

New Orleans' Top 10 bars for 2014

The Times-Picayune presents 50 great places to drink in New Orleans and, for the first time ever, we name our picks for the Top 10 bars in and around the city.

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Reuters

Disgraced former New Orleans Mayor Nagin due for sentencing

Disgraced former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was set to be sentenced by a federal judge on Wednesday on 20 corruption charges that could land him in prison for two decades.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Thenew995fm.com

N.O. City Council To Get Update On ProsperityNOLA

It's been just over a year since Mayor Mitch Landrieu and the New Orleans Business Alliance unveiled ProsperityNOLA, a five-year strategic plan to grow the economy of the city.

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NOLA.com

Teenage shooting victim revived after being pronounced dead has succumbed to injuries, JPSO says

A 16-year-old Marrero boy who was shot early Tuesday afternoon, pronounced dead and then revived by doctors has succumbed to his injuries, authorities said.

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San Bernardino County Sun

Everclear takes Soul Asylum, Eve 6 and Space Hog on Summerland Tour

Three years ago, Art Alexakis, singer and guitarist for the alternative rock band Everclear , organized the first Summerland Tour, featuring popular groups from the '90s.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Joe Manganiello dating Sofia Vergara?

Joe Manganiello reportedly has embarked on a new romance with Sofia Vergara, days after the actor confessed the Colombian beauty was his ideal woman.

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NOLA.com

Solange Knowles talks elevator fight, new album and New Orleans in Lucky magazine cover story

Solange Knowles shut down the 2014 Essence Fest Sunday night, with an after-party at the Metropolitan nightclub in the Warehouse District.

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WNOE-FM New Orleans

Essence Fest Sets New Attendence Record

That's about 10,000 more people than attended the 2013 festival, which included a sold-out performance by Beyonce.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

NOLA.com

Convicted sex offender arrested in eastern New Orleans rape

Darren Youngblood was booked Saturday on charges of aggravated rape after police say he sexually assaulted a woman in the 7000 block of Bullard Avenue.

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ABC 33/40

Pink Floyd to release new album after 20-year gap

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's steep descent from the days when he was seen as a fresh-faced reformer continues this week when he is sentenced in federal court on 20 criminal charges counts including... Two days before former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin learns his punishment for convictions stemming from years of corruption before and after ... (more)

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KTVN Reno

63 abducted females escape extremists in Nigeria

Drivers in a long-running labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach began what they said would be an indefinite strike Monday.

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The Times-Picayune

New Orleans murder rate drop is due to better trauma care: Letter

Re: " New Orleans needs stronger police presence ," Opinions, July 2. Although interesting to read, the opinion offered continues to support the misleading realA ity of murder on the streets of New Orleans.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

Bourbon Street shooting suspect continues to fight extradition; Governor's order now sought

A man accused of opening fire on Bourbon Street in a shootout that killed one and injured nine others appeared at a hearing Monday morning in Mississippi and continued to fight his extradition.

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