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  1. General agreement but few policy specifics as two New Orleans mayoral candidates appear at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | The Advocate

    Former Judge Michael Bagneris and City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell answer questions about the second amendment during the New Orleans mayoral candidate forum held by Indivisible NOLA at First Unitarian Universalist Church in New Orleans, Saturday, June 17, 2017. LaToya Cantrell leaves First Unitarian Universalist Church after the New Orleans mayoral candidate forum with former Judge Michael Bagneris and City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell, held by Indivisible NOLA in New Orleans, Saturday, June 17, 2017.

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  2. All roads lead home for Hall of Fame inductee David TomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | The Advocate

    Former LSU All-American David Toms, who now plays on the Champions tour, at the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans. David Toms catches a golf ball from his caddie at the driving range before his practice round for the PGA Championship in 2006, in Medinah, Ill.

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  3. Report: Ferriday duo Dantrieze Scott, Dare Rosenthal commit to LSURead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | The Advocate

    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron talks with campers before the start of the Tulane/LSU football camp at Yulman Stadium on the campus of Tulane University in New Orleans on Friday, June 16, 2017. LSU beefed up its defense Saturday with commitments from Ferriday duo Dantrieze Scott and Dare Rosenthal, according to reports from 247Sports .

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  4. Racey to win: LSU freshman receiver McMath started honing his running at early ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | The Advocate

    Racey McMath and his mother, Pam McMath, each signed Racey's football contract with LSU on Signing Day at Edna Karr High School in New Orleans on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017. Racey McMath and his mother, Pam McMath, each signed Racey's football contract with LSU on Signing Day at Edna Karr High School in New Orleans on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.

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  5. Here's how Louisiana programs aim to rebuild thousands of flooded...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | The Advocate

    Vehicles are surrounded with water outside of apartments in the Watson area during severe flooding in Livingston Parish on Sunday August 14, 2016. Manchac Lake Apartments are in a lake as traffic backs up on Airline Highway northbound which is just a ribbon of land between bodies of water.

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  6. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu talks monuments, murder and race in nation's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Advocate

    Mayor Mitch Landrieu offered an impassioned defense Friday of his administration's removal of four Jim Crow-era monuments in New Orleans, portraying the effort as a necessary precursor to mending racial divisions. Delivering a speech in the nation's capital, Landrieu said he was "saddened" by the uproar that accompanied the decision, mentioning threats that prompted construction crews to "wear masks to protect their identity from domestic terrorists" as they took down statues of three Confederate leaders and a fourth monument that commemorated a Reconstruction-era uprising.

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  7. Life inmate freed from Angola in deal with Orleans DA; defense attorneys uncovered key police reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Advocate

    John Wolfe, right, embraces his brother, Albert Wolfe, as Albert is released from the Louisiana State Penitentiary on Friday, June 16, 2017. John Wolfe, left, embraces his brother, Albert Wolfe, as Albert is released from the Louisiana State Penitentiary on Friday, June 16, 2017.

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  8. A look at what passed, failed in Louisiana legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    From left, Rep. Kenny Havard, R-Jackson, Rep. Ed Price, D-Gonzales, Speaker Pro Tem Rep. Walt Leger III, D-New Orleans, and Rep. Robby Carter, D-Amite, appear at a loss after time ran out on the last day of the regular legislative session Thursday June 8, 2017, in Baton Rouge, La.. Lawmakers filed more than 900 bills for consideration in the legislative session that ended Thursday, with the heaviest debate focused on state spending and tax policy.

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  9. Want to live comfortably in New Orleans? $18 an hour required for renters, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    To rent a two-bedroom home in the New Orleans area and still have enough money left over to live comfortably, the average renter needs to earn more than $18 an hour, according to a study published Thursday that opens another window on the region's affordable housing woes. Renters in many U.S. cities have it even worse.

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  10. Lawsuit: Deputies ignored cries of transgender woman raped in Tangipahoa Parish PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    A transgender woman was beaten and repeatedly raped by a group of male inmates at the Tangipahoa Parish Prison last year while deputies ignored her cries for help and refused to house her apart from the jail's general population, according to a new federal lawsuit. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in New Orleans, says the woman begged the guards "to protect her from the brutal acts of the other inmates" but was met first with indifference and ultimately with a threat that she would be shot if she did not "shut up."

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  11. Sun Herald: New Orleans man arrested, accused of shooting, killing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    A New Orleans man posing as a police officer shot and killed a 68-year-old man Wednesday morning during a fake traffic stop, Hancock County Investigator Glenn Grannan said. Christopher Mays was arrested on charges on capital murder, armed robbery and impersonating a police officer.

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  12. Don't miss these fairs and festivals in south LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    People get ready to carry a giant rainbow flag before the New Orleans Pride parade last year; the Pride Festival starts Friday and runs through Sunday with events throughout New Orleans. Get a full schedule and more information at prideneworleans.com .

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  13. Don't miss these events in the New Orleans areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    Calling all wrestling fans - WWE Smackdown Live returns to the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans on Tuesday. Gates open at 5:15 p.m. for a triple main event featuring the WWE championship and United States championship matches.

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  14. Source: Saints expect to hold joint practices with Chargers ahead of preseason gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    The New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton honored NFL Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy with #96 on all helmets like the one seen on New Orleans Saints wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr. at organized team activities at the Saints Training Facility in Metairie, La. Thursday, May 25, 2017.

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  15. Smoking-ban ordinance in Baton Rouge casinos, bars appears to have necessary votes to passRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--Taking part in the Kingpin smoke out, patrons enjoy cigarettes before midnight when the new smoking ban goes into effect in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

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  16. NOPD chief: Cannizzaro, Landrieu spat won't stop police from 'taking fight to the criminals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Chief Michael Harrison pauses before answering a question about a federal watchdog's scathing report about the department's recruitment practices outside NOPD headquarters in New Orleans, La. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017.

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  17. DA, New Orleans agree to seven-figure payout to wrongly convicted man who spent 34 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON-- Reginald Adams sits behind the bars on his front porch in Kenner, La. Saturday, May 17, 2014.

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  18. Watch the ad: AG Landry, once again, blasts Mayor Landrieu over violence in New Orleans with new adRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Advocate

    In a campaign-style video posted to social media, Attorney General Jeff Landry is, once again, hammering New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu over "playing politics" instead of focusing on violence in the city. The ad, posted to Landry's social media accounts, breathes new life into an ongoing spat between Landry and Landrieu and serves as another iteration of what have become regular attacks by the attorney general and other Republican lawmakers on New Orleans' Democratic leadership In the last year, 702 people have been shot in #NewOrleans .

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  19. New Orleans, port officials have agreed to mega deal to swap Public...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Advocate

    A freight train travels past Governor Nicholls wharf along the riverfront in the French Quarter in New Orleans, La. Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

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  20. David Toms hopes to bring Champions Tour to LouisianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Advocate

    Former LSU All-American David Toms, who now plays on the Champions tour, at the 2016 Zurich Classic of New Orleans. The former LSU All-American and 2001 PGA champion told the Shreveport Times he is hoping to have an event that would rotate around the state.

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