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  1. Bills' Rob Ryan said Saints defense wasn't his callRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... strategy and calls without interference. Payton, for what it's worth, told PFT Live that it was the same way in New Orleans. The Saints brought in former Raiders head coach Dennis Allen to assist with the defensive staff in 2014 and he is now the ...

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  2. Bills' Rob Ryan said Saints defense wasn't his callRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... for the Buffalo Bills, said in a colorful interview with his brother the defense that ranked No. 31 in New Orleans last year had a ``signature'' other than his own. ``I advanced the plan to the best of my ability,'' Rob Ryan said. ``All of a sudden, ...

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  3. Hear Wynton Marsalis play Louis Armstrong's trumpet in this Smithsonian videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    ... specialness imbued in the fibers of the thing itself, its edges made soft with use. Louis Armstrong, a master of New Orleans' jazz, had at his disposal a number of tools. He cycled through his trumpets fairly often, and the Smithsonian managed to ...

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  4. Vote on Uber law deferred once again by Jefferson Parish CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... ride-hailing operations in unincorporated Jefferson Parish but not in the parish's six municipalities or at New Orleans-owned Louis Armstrong International Airport in Kenner . It would require background checks for drivers and a $200,000 annual ...

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  5. Trombonist Steve Davis looks back at a musical heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Day

    ... odd syncopation and a colorful juxtaposition of tonality and rhythm. We thought, 'We're not going to do this New Orleans style. We're going to do the New York style. I think it works both as a nod to ...

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  6. What's new in Louisiana music? Hear this week's local releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    "Classic New Orleans R&B and a tribute to James Booker's work and style," said Louisiana Music Factory's Analisa Cisneros. "Mitchell Player is a veteran and a star in his own right and he's put together a flawless band to pay tribute to the legendary duets that Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald recorded.

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  7. How many people flew into New Orleans in April?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... Airport in April. This includes 503,189 arrivals and 484,110 departures. Total passengers who arrived in New Orleans on an international or domestic charter flight. That was down 70 percent from April 2015. Pounds of incoming and outgoing airfreight ...

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  8. What I Learned About Denver While Visiting New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Westword

    ... half-decade, I have become obsessed with how other cities operate and treat their citizens. Last week I visited New Orleans for the first time, and I was awestruck by its physical beauty. But what I learned while in New Orleans was something I find ...

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  9. Last Call! Beer and BrassRead the original story

    Tuesday May 24 | Houston Press

    ... Season 11 with a spirited brass performance including beer hall favorites, classical drinking songs and New Orleans jazz, catered bites and Saint Arnold Brewing Co. beers on tap. Featured musicians include George Chase and Jason Adams, trumpets; ...

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  10. Images By Cape Cod Photographer Jack Bradley Will Complement Jazz PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... 1920s." Mr. Bradley's photographs range from the formal to the informal and have captured jazz performances from New Orleans to Newport to New York. His friendships with the performers allowed him backstage access. In fact, he had almost full access ...

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  11. The Hot Sardines' 'French Fries & Champagne' Premiered By Elmore TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Formed by bandleader Evan "Bibs" Palazzo and lead singer "Miz Elizabeth" Bougerol, The Hot Sardines' sophomore studio album, French Fries & Champagne, will be released June 17 on Decca/Universal Music Classics. The jazz collective effortlessly channel New York speakeasies, Parisian cabarets and New Orleans jazz halls, combining originals, such as album title track "French Fries & Champagne" premiered by Elmore Magazine today as well as covers-including a duet with Alan Cumming for a mischievous take on "When I Get Low, I Get High," a song popularized by Ella Fitzgerald premiered by Blackbook recently.

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  12. Pipeline Theatre Company to Present Playing Hot as First Big Mystery Show, 6/4Read the original story

    Thursday May 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... arrangements by James William s , also starring as Buddy Bolden. PLAYING HOT features Louisiana-based band, the NEW ORLEANS SWAMP DONKEYS, led by James William s on Trumpet with Miles Lyons on Trombone, Eddie Brown on Sousaphone, and Jams Marotta on ...

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  13. New construction starts in April slide 8 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | CE News

    ... in New York and $537 million for the new North Terminal building at Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans. By contrast, the largest transportation terminal project reported as an April start was a $17 million rail station platform ...

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  14. Space shuttle external tank to be displayed in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    In this Sunday, April 10, 2016 file photo, external Tank, ET- 94, NASA's only remaining space shuttle external tank, is transported by trailer to a dock at the NASA Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans. The tank ET-94 is scheduled to arrive Wednesday, May 18, 2016, in Los Angeles and then head later in the week to the California Science Center.

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  15. San Jose: Student helps honor legacy of civil rights activistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... court-ordered desegregation. The young girl had to be escorted up the steps of William Frantz Public School in New Orleans by federal marshals to protect her from angry protesters. After reading Bridges' book, "Through My Eyes," as a fifth-grader, ...

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  16. Ralph Gleason's Artistic ActivismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | New Yorker

    ... Department-sponsored concert tour to the Soviet Union; his repudiation of his home town, "I ain't going back to New Orleans and let them white folks be whipping me on my head!"; and even his offhanded observation that, despite his celebrated ...

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  17. Eric Clapton 'kind of might be saying goodbye'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | The Morning Call

    Eric Clapton performs at the 2014 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival at Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans. Clapton's new album, "I Still Do," will be released on Friday.

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  18. TV Tonight: 'NCIS' bids an emotional farewell to Michael WeatherlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... with actors Michael Douglas and Laverne Cox and former O.J. Simpson defense attorney Robert Shapiro. "NCIS: New Orleans" (9 p.m., CBS): On the Season 2 finale, the team exposes a mole and a catastrophic security breach while searching for 900 pounds ...

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  19. Project Progress: Updates on 8 major real estate developments in the New Orleans areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | NOLA.com

    ... Four Seasons hotel and condos is on hold for now. Carpenter & Co. of Cambridge, Mass. and Woodward Interests of New Orleans won the city's 99-year lease of the 33-story 1960s era building last year. But a losing bidder among the five finalists sued ...

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  20. Eric Clapton on his mates' mortality and his new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... I try to do is redirect by playing in the background or having music in the background - blues, country music, New Orleans jazz, opera, classical. I think it's important that they hear old music." Clapton considers the USA "my spiritual home, ...

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