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  1. 'Better than before': Puerto Rico's recovery is nearly completeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... 250 beaches along the 272-mile coastline are back to model form, with pearly white sand and baby blue water. "New Orleans took eight years to recover," said Dean, referring to the period after Hurricane Katrina. "Puerto Rico can't wait eight years." ...

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  2. New paid service at New Orleans airport to speed members through security linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    With construction for the new terminal visible in the foreground, a Delta flight takes off at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport in Kenner, La. Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

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  3. Puerto Rico and storied resort hotel weather the storm, finallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | OregonLive.com

    ... 250 beaches along the 272-mile coastline are back to model form, with pearly white sand and baby blue water. "New Orleans took eight years to recover," said Dean, referring to the period after Hurricane Katrina. "Puerto Rico can't wait eight years." ...

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  4. Jazz, Blues & Two Tattoos Saturday at Library TheatreRead the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Times Observer

    ... his ensemble through this great repertoire, which he has done around the world, grooving at the Superdome in New Orleans, thrilling audiences at Birdland in NYC, and raising the roof at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. In Paris, he brought the ...

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  5. News roundup: New Orleans airport launches new ID verification...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... chemical company manufactures paraxylene and benzene at its refinery complex east of Gulfport. Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is launching a new identification verification service called CLEAR, which allows people going through ...

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  6. 'Better than before': Puerto Rico's recovery is nearly completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | SFGate

    ... 250 beaches along the 272-mile coastline are back to model form, with pearly white sand and baby blue water. "New Orleans took eight years to recover," said Dean, referring to the period after Hurricane Katrina. "Puerto Rico can't wait eight years." ...

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  7. New Orleans airport now has biometric scans at securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | NOLA.com

    Clear, which runs a biometric security platform at airports nationwide, launched at the New Orleans airport, Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. Travelers at the New Orleans airport will now have the option of using biometric scanning technology to get through security lines faster.

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  8. A box of fried chicken from Brother's.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | NOLA.com

    Louis Armstrong International Airport might have gotten fried chicken lovers pumped with news it announced today that Brother's Food Mart, that New Orleans convenience store chain known for its delicious bird, would be located in the airport's new terminal in the baggage claim area. But not so fast.

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  9. Take a tour of the gingerbread displays at 6 New Orleans hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | NOLA.com

    How sweet it is to go on a gingerbread tour at New Orleans hotels each holiday season. This year, six downtown hotels have displays ranging from a dainty, detailed dollhouse at the Windsor Court to a sugarcoated Superdome at Harrah's Hotel to life-size streetcar at the Ritz-Carlton.

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  10. Lee Daniels' Billie Holiday biopic prepping to film in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | NOLA.com

    Lady Day is coming to the Crescent City. "Billie," filmmaker Lee Daniels' planned biopic on the enormously influential work -- and enormously tragic life -- of jazz singer Billie Holiday, will shoot in New Orleans beginning in late January, according to the city film office.

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  11. Rolling Stones guitarist amazed the band has achieved - Louis Armstrong status' - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | NOLA.com

    ... in April, which could (if persistent rumors prove true) bring the band to Armstrong's hometown during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage festival. In the course of the interview, Richards, who is 74, describes life on the road with the venerable rock ...

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  12. Chicago Jazz RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | All About Jazz

    ... Morton and Louis Armstrong, the Chicago scene bristled with black and white bands, initially dominated by more New Orleans musicians, but in time a home-grown group of Chicago players emerged. In this hour, we'll return to the Chicago of King ...

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  13. How do you preserve beloved New Orleans folk art? A Web font, of courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | Ars Technica

    Sign artist Lester Carey often incorporated doodles from New Orleans flora and fauna, like his trademark pineapple or this cool portrait of Louis Armstrong .

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  14. Drew Brees and Gayle Benson - ride' gingerbread streetcar at the Ritz-CarltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | NOLA.com

    New Orleans celebrities from Drew Brees to Harry Connick Jr. gaze back at revelers from the to-scale replica of a New Orleans streetcar that is the main attraction of Ritz-Carlton Hotel's always spectacular holiday display. Santa is the conductor, of course, but stroll around the streetcar and see if you can spot the New Orleans luminaries who also are along for the ride.

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  15. Saintsgiving is a blessing to thankful New Orleans fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | NOLA.com

    On Thanksgiving , when the New Orleans Saints take on the Atlanta Falcons in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, folks chowing down at the always-food-centric tailgate have a plan. "We will be having our first ever parking lot Thanksgiving feast on Poydras Street, complete with all the fixins'," Jeff Maumus said in a discussion on the Where NOLA Eats Facebook group .

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  16. Ready for Saintsgiving? This guy's singing at New Orleans airport terminal will get you in the spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | The Advocate

    While most in the U.S. are getting the turkey, dressing and sides ready for a Thanksgiving feast on Thursday, New Orleanians were preparing for the real celebration Thursday night when the New Orleans Saints take on bitter rival the Atlanta Falcons at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saintsgiving spirit even spread to non-New Orleanians Wednesday morning at Louis Armstrong International Airport when one man was caught on video leading a group of passengers waiting for a flight to Nashville, Tennessee in a Who Dat chant before performing a rousing rendition of "When the Saints Go Marching in."

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  17. Therapy gators? Reptiles join the mix at New Orleans airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... its dog therapy team, the MSY K-9 Krewe (a nod to the krewes, or groups, that organize parades and balls in New Orleans), in June 2018. But Burns says the gator visits and selfies are another way the airport is working to enhance the passenger ...

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  18. New Orleans Diaspora - Jelly Roll Morton and Sidney BechetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | All About Jazz

    In this hour, we'll explore the music of two more giants of the New Orleans diaspora, pianist and composer , who hit the road in 1916. In the complex racial landscape of New Orleans, both Jelly Roll Morton, born Ferdinand Joseph LaMothe, and Sidney Bechet, like Kid Ory, were creoles.

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  19. See who's on board the gingerbread streetcar at The Ritz-Carlton hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... as passengers in each of the windows. Stars of the culinary arts, music, literature and sports depicted are: New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson, Saints quarterback Drew Brees, "Today Show" co-anchor Hoda Kotb, Rex, "Streetcar Named ...

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  20. NOLA airport allowing passengers to pose with baby alligatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Fox News

    If you're heading to New Orleans anytime soon, you might see an alligator before even leaving the airport. The city's Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport has partnered with the Audubon Nature Institute to provide a unique experience to animal lovers.

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