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  1. Man sexually assaults woman, beats and stabs her teen son: NOPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    A man sexually assaulted a New Orleans woman and beat and stabbed her 13-year-old son when the boy tried to intervene, according to an arrest warrant. "I just want to love your mom," Darrius Wilbon, 33, is accused of telling the teen as he continued to assault the woman, the warrant said.

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  2. National Kidney Foundation celebrates at Le Gala de la Bonne VieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    A Sunday afternoon brunch featuring New Orleans chefs? Why yes, please! For its Le Gala del al Bonne Vie , the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana gathered a number of chefs and restaurants on June 26 to created a feast that included mushroom squares, pecan-crusted chicken, bacon-wrapped figs with goat cheese, shrimp and cauliflower grits, bacon-wrapped rabbit loin and grits, and shrimp and crawfish sausage with a Creole slaw on a pistolette, to name a few. Participating chefs and restaurants included Jean Luc Albin , Rene Bajeux, Ziggy Cichowski , Kerri Dotson , RDN, LDN , Justin Kennedy , Chad Roldan , Jacques Soulas , Grant Wallace , Pauly Dauterieve , Jason Walter , Galatoire's "33" and Kingfish.

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  3. 'White Summer Night' returns to Pontchartrain Yacht Club July 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    White Summer Night, a sunset garden party celebrating art and benefiting Safe Harbor, will be held on July 30 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Pontchartrain Yacht Club. The event will go on, rain or shine.

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  4. 'Escape room' problem-solving attractions all the rage around New Orleans areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    The unique "Hijacked" room at the Rise Escape Rooms attraction might be the only airliner-themed escape room in the U.S. The new attraction is now open for business in Tickfaw, near Hammond. "Our escape rooms are very unique.

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  5. These 'Electric Girls' build things, soldering for a love of STEMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    This video is part of The Southern Girls Project , an ongoing project exploring the lives of girls in the South today. "It's cool to make things that actually work," says 10-year-old Sydney Roux, expressing the essential magic of exploring science and technology.

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  6. New Orleans airport hits record 1 million travelers in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    Flying off into the sunset as a flight departs to the north from Louis Armstrong International Airport in Kenner, La. Tuesday, September 15, 2015.

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  7. Louisiana's casino revenue dips in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    Louisiana's 15 riverboats , four racetrack slots casinos and Harrah's New Orleans brought in $202.7 million in June, a 2.6 percent decrease from June 2015's $208.2 million. The 13,160 video poker machines across the state brought in $45.4 million.

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  8. World Youth Day: More than Catholic Woodstock for 32 N.O. pilgrimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    World Youth Day 2016, the triennial gathering of Roman Catholic youngsters, will culminate next week with Pope Francis celebrating Mass in a giant field near the southern Polish city of KrakA3w. With an anticipated crowd of 2 million people from 187 countries, it will make Jazz Fest attendance look like a church fair.

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  9. William Grant & Sons shows how to Party on Your Palate during Tales of the CocktailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    If the length of line of people outside a party is an indication of its popularity -- or success -- then the one outside the Orpheum Theater on Wednesday for the William Grant & Sons "Party on Your Palate" soiree indicated a bona fide hit. There was a line even at midnight, two hours after the party started and an hour before the end.

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  10. Pelicans sign Buddy Hield to rookie contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Times-Picayune

    The New Orleans Pelicans signed first-round draft pick Buddy Hield to a two-year contract on Friday that will average just above $3.5 milliion this upcoming seasonbased on the NBA's rookie scale. The Pelicans will hold team options for Hield's third and fourth seasons.

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  11. Car found in canal on Morrison Road, 1 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    A vehicle crashed into a canal Friday morning on Morrison Road, killing the driver, according to New Orleans police and our news partners at WVUE Fox 8. The wreck happened just before 6 a.m. A car crashed into a canal Friday morning on Morrison Road, killing the driver, according to New Orleans police and our news partners at WVUE Fox 8. The wreck happened just before 6 a.m. The car went into the canal at Morrison Road and New Castle Street on the edge of Seabrook near the Lakefront Airport.

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  12. The African drumming tradition is alive in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans wouldn't be New Orleans without the drum. There can be no arguing this fact.

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  13. After domestic violence arrests, senator should give up his seat: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Times-Picayune

    Louisiana state Sen. Troy Brown, D-Geismar, was booked early Monday morning with domestic abuse battery, Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office records show. State Sen. Troy Brown describes his position serving the Legislature's 2nd District as "an honor and a privilege" on his official web page.

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  14. 'Microbe and Gasoline' movie review: Another French charmer from director Michel GondryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Times-Picayune

    Theophile Baquet and Ange Dargent star in director Michel Gondry's French comedy 'Microbe & Gasoline,' openingFriday for a limited engagement at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Arts Center in New Orleans. For details, see the Limited Runs section of today's movie listings.

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  15. 'Lights Out' movie review: Low-budget horror film is creepily effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NOLA.com

    For a movie that relies so heavily on a single, not especially groundbreaking visual effect - now you see the bogeyman, now you don't - "Lights Out" is crazy scary. The film's central conceit of a mysterious, malevolent figure who appears only when the lights are out, and who disappears, physically as well as visibly, with the flip of a light switch, is enormously, even irrationally, effective.

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  16. New Orleans finalizes $1.2 billion FEMA settlement for infrastructure repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NOLA.com

    More than a decade after Hurricane Katrina, the city of New Orleans has announced a $1.2 billion agreement with federal authorities to repair roads and underground sewer, water and drainage structures. Mayor Mitch Landrieu said the settlement follows long discussions on what damage was attributable to the 2005 storm and what existed beforehand.

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  17. Gov. John Bel Edwards says it would be an honor for New Orleans to host 2017 NBA All-Star GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Times-Picayune

    The Times-Picayune editorial board at One Canal Place in New Orleans Wednesday, June 1, 2016.(Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com Gov. John Bel Edwards plans to do whatever he can to help assist owner Tom Benson and the Pelicans in bringing the 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend event to New Orleans on Feb. 17-19. 'Louisiana would be proud to host the 2017 NBA All-Star Game if the opportunity presents itself,'' Edwards said in a statement.

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  18. Suspicious bag left in Upper 9th Ward not a bomb, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NOLA.com

    After a man acting in a suspicious manner left a duffel bag next to an abandoned building in the Upper 9th Ward Thursday , and told a nearby resident, "Don't worry, it's not a bomb," the neighbor immediately called the police, a city official said. The New Orleans Police Department's bomb squad was deployed, investigated the bag, which contained "suspicious materials seen in illegal activities," but was not explosive, said Aaron Miller, director of the city's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.

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  19. Teens indicted in New Orleans armed robbery spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NOLA.com

    An Orleans Parish grand jury on Thursday returned multiple-count indictments against four teenagers charged as adults in connection with a six-day armed robbery spree across New Orleans. Ryan Davis, 15 was charged with 16 counts of armed robbery.

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  20. Jefferson Chamber of Commerce Grand Prix has members racing for the top spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Times-Picayune

    Twenty-three teams experienced either the thrill of victory or the agony of defeat on the NOLA Motorsports racetrack when the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce hosted its 5th annual Grand Prix on July 13. At 5 p.m., participating teams -- each consisted of five people -- convened at the starting line and took turns completing as many laps as possible in the allotted time frame.

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