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  1. Champions Square Goes GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The area outside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Smoothie King Center now predominately feature the color shared by the two teams. "The area where our Saints and Pelicans play their home games is a special place for our fans and we're thrilled to unveil a new backdrop where we hope they will be able to continue making lasting memories while cheering on our teams," said Saints and Pelicans Owner Tom Benson in a statement.

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  2. SWAT Roll In New Orleans EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    New Orleans Police say a multi-jurisdictional task force was serving a warrant for murder at the location. When officers knocked on the door, the suspect looked out the window and they noticed he was armed with a gun and refused to come out.

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  3. Uptown Property Owners To Give Update On Lawsuit Against S&WBRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    A group of Uptown New Orleans property owners will "discuss new developments" in a lawsuit they have filed against the Sewerage and Water Board over a massive drainage project.

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  4. Zea's On St. Charles Avenue To CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Unable to reach a long-term lease agreement with the property's landlord, the company that operates Zea Rotisserie & Grill at 1525 St. Charles Avenue says the restaurant is closing its doors but will reopen somewhere in New Orleans soon. "We attempted to secure a long-term lease with the new ownership and were unable to come to an agreement," Rodrigue said.

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  5. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The actor married his childhood sweetheart and mother of his two sons in December. They had a small ceremony at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

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  6. Jindal To Announce Plans In Kenner, Not N.O.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Turns out that Governor Bobby Jindal will announce his presidential campaign plans in Kenner on June 24 and not New Orleans as originally indicated by a campaign aide. Many political observers wondered why Jindal would select a city dominated by Democrats as the site.

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  7. Permit Granted for Exploratory Well In St. TammanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has cleared the way for Helis Oil & Gas to drill an exploratory, vertical oil well in St. Tammany Parish. If the well proves to be commercially viable, the company might seek to move forward with a proposed "fracking" operation.

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  8. Hertz Group Buys One Shell SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Hertz purchased a total of six buildings in the southeast from Equity Commonwealth for a total of over $417 million dollars. Three of the other buildings are located in Birmingham, one is in Columbia, South Carolina and the other is in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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  9. Harrah's Cites Smoking Ban For Drop in RevenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Harrah's casino is reporting that revenues dropped 16% in May, the first full month in which the ban on smoking in bars and casinos was in effect in New Orleans. The ban took effect April 22, and Harrah's reports that gaming revenues dropped 15 percent in the last nine days of April compared with the prior year.

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  10. 5 Shot In Two Friday Afternoon Incidents In N.O.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The NOPD reported Saturday that the 17-year-old died from his injuries. The others were recovering.

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  11. 5 Injured In Two Friday Afternoon Shootings In N.O.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The NOPD reported that at least one person appeared to be seriously injured in the shootings which occurred between 2:15 p.m and 2:30 p.m. 4 males were shot in the 2100 block of Governor Nicholls Street in Treme. The second incident occurred about 6 blocks away at the intersection of Laharpe and North Roman Streets.

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  12. Ex-LSU Player Convicted In Murder-for-Hire PlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Former LSU football player Nemessis "Nemo" Bates has been convicted by a federal court jury in New Orleans in a 2010 murder-for-hire plot in which a Gretna man was shot to death. Bates, a wide receiver who left LSU to join the Southern University football team after suffering an ankle injury, was convicted of soliciting a crime of violence, use of interstate commerce to commit murder-for-hire, causing death by shooting and conspiracy to possess firearms.

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  13. Three Bodies Discovered In New Orleans ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Earlier in the morning, commuters traveling on the eastbound lanes of I-10 were met with detours after the body of a black female was found along the interstate.

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  14. Jindal To Announce Presidential Plans In N.O., June 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    According to multiple media reports, Bobby Jindal has selected New Orleans as the site for his announcement regarding his presidential plans.

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  15. Flood Board Wants Answers On Kenner FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Officials of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are being asked to answer questions about recent flooding along Grand Lake Boulevard in Kenner. The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East's Operations Committee will hear statements this week from Corps representatives regarding recent residential flooding that followed heavy rains last week.

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  16. 17-Year-old Girl "Rescued" From ProstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    Louisiana State Police report that a multi-agency unit has rescued a 17-year-old girl from prostitution and arrested a 26-year-old man on a charge of trafficking in children for sexual purposes. The charge has been brought against 26-year-old James Muse of New Orleans.

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  17. Saints, Cam Jordan Agree To Contract ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The New Orleans Saints and defensive end Cam Jordan have agreed to a five-year contract extension, the team confirmed Tuesday. The deal, which would keep Jordan a Saint through 2020, is said to be worth up to $60 million, with just under $34 million guaranteed according to Fox Sports.

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    As New Orleans Independent Police Monitor Susan Hutson gets ready to present her 2014 Annual Report to the City Council on Wednesday, she's expressing a desire for her office to be independent from the Inspector General's office. "We are just two different offices.

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  19. Benson Family Feud Plays Out In Closed CourtroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    The battle over who should control the Saints and Pelicans franchises upon the death of Tom Benson continues to be played out in a closed courtroom in New Orleans. An appeals court on Monday upheld a ruling by Civil District Court Judge Kern Reese to close the proceedings to the public and the media to protect Benson's privacy.

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  20. Trial of Former BP Exec. to Begin In Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WYLD-FM

    A former BP executive charged with obstructing a congressional investigation into the 2010 Gulf oil spill is scheduled to begin today in federal court in New Orleans. David Rainey has pleaded not guilty to charges that he obstructed the investigation and that he made false statements about his calculations of the rate at which oil was flowing from BP's Macondo well.

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