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  1. Machete Attacker at New Orleans Airport Dies from Bullet WoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Security Sales & Integration

    The man who attacked a security area at the New Orleans airport with a machete and wasp spray also had a bag of Molotov cocktails and a car containing smoke bombs and gas cylinders, authorities said. The suspect, Richard White, 63, died Saturday after treatment for three bullet wounds he suffered when a sheriff's lieutenant fired at him to halt the Friday night attack, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said.

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  2. Y@ Speak: beware the ides of MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Best of New Orleans

    As the soothsaying hot dog thrower warned, March has turned to chaos: City Park's oak trees have been uprooted, Robert Durst continues to hang around New Orleans, crawfish invade coffins, and violence erupts at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. As a Journeys shoe store's poet laureate 311 once said, "From chaos comes clarity," with the arrival of beautiful St. Joseph's altars and the Mardi Gras Indians.

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  3. Beastie Boy Ad-Rock has his own pastrami sandwich, Media BuffetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    The Beastie Boys performed at the Voodoo Music & Arts Experience in New Orleans in 2004 STAFF PHOTO BY JOHN MCCUSKER The sandwich in question is called Ad-Rock Pang, and it's served at New York City's Num Pang . I first read about it in a profile of Adam Horovitz -- a.k.a. Ad Rock -- in Sunday's New York Times.

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  4. Who's that girl? Air Force Katrina rescuer seeks name, paper saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... Veronica Pierce) It was one of several rooftop rescues that Air Force pararescueman Michael Maroney made in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina . But Maroney told the Air Force Times that the rescue of this little girl was the one that still tugs at ...

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  5. TSA Attack Terrorizes AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | WWLP

    NEW ORLEANS A man armed with a machete and wasp spray is dead after attacking TSA agents at New Orleans' Louis Armstrong International Airport late Friday. "There was a lot of screaming and everyone was running and hiding behind chairs and everything," said witness Sophie Didier.

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  6. Armed Man Dies After Attacking TSA Agent with MacheteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | People

    Richard White, the man who was suspected of carrying out a machete attack in a New Orleans airport on Friday, has died, USA Today reports . The 63-year-old suspect was shot three times at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport after he attacked a TSA agent in a brazen attempt to allegedly bomb the airport.

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  7. Man in New Orleans airport machete attack diesRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    The man shot by police as he attacked TSA agents with a machete Friday night in New Orleans has died, authorities said. Richard White, 63, who was shot three times, died at 4:02 p.m. Saturday, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said in a statement.

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  8. Sheriff says New Orleans airport attacker had Molotov cocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Madison Publishing

    ... - A machete-wielding attacker who died hours after being shot by a sheriff's deputy who stopped his rampage at New Orleans' international airport had a bag loaded with Molotov cocktails, authorities say. Richard White, 63, had been shot Friday night ...

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  9. Kansas City family safe at home after machete-wielding attack in New Orleans airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | KFVS12

    One Kansas City family is happy to be home after what they call one of the scariest experiences of their lives. The family was inside the New Orleans' international airport Friday night when a machete-wielding attacker was shot by a sheriff's deputy who stopped his rampage.

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  10. New Orleans attack: Are airports safe enough with unarmed TSA officers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... are unarmed. The situation was far different Friday evening when Richard White entered the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport armed with a machete and carrying a bag of Molotov cocktails - six Mason jars with cloth wicks soaked in ...

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  11. New Orleans airport attacker had machete, Molotov cocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    A machete-wielding attacker who died hours after being shot by a sheriff's deputy who stopped his rampage at New Orleans' international airport had a bag loaded with Molotov cocktails, authorities say. Richard White, 63, had been shot Friday night as he chased an unarmed Transportation Security Administration agent through a concourse full of frightened travelers -- and in the direction of a sheriff's deputy, who drew her gun and fired three times.

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  12. New Orleans airport machete-wielding attacker had Molotov cocktails, sheriff saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    ... -- who was shot three times by one of Normand's lieutenants Friday after approaching a security checkpoint at New Orleans' international airport, spraying insecticide and brandishing a machete -- was also carrying a bag loaded with six Molotov ...

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  13. Sheriff says New Orleans airport attacker had explosivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Richard White sprayed a TSA agent in the face with wasp killer then slashed... . Dozens of police vehicles surround the entrance to New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport after a machete-wielding man was shot by a TSA employee in Concourse B on Friday, M... .

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  14. As New Orleans airport attacker dies, his motive remains a mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Carol Richel, a TSA agent, shows the wound on her arm she suffered during an attack at the New Orleans airport. She initially thought she'd been struck by Richard White's machete, but she was hit by a bullet from the officer who fatally shot White.

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  15. Machete-wielding, bomb-carrying New Orleans airport attacker diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | The Raw Story

    The machete-wielding man who was shot by police when he attacked security agents at a New Orleans airport on Friday has died in hospital, police said on Saturday. Richard White, 63, was carrying six homemade explosives when he attacked agents at the airport with wasp killer spray and a machete.

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  16. Machete-wielding man had bag of Molotov cocktails in bizarre New Orleans airport rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A machete-wielding man shot by police during a rampage at New Orleans' Louis Armstrong International Airport has died - and was found to have carried a bag of Molotov cocktails.

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  17. Time to book your stay for NOLA French Quarter Fest & Satchmo SummerfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Kicking off Apr. 9, the four-day festival will feature over 1,600 artists across several stages in the area. Just a handful include Allen Toussaint, Rebirth Brass Band, Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, Kermit Ruffins, Charmaine Neville and Irma Thomas.

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  18. First direct flight from New Orleans to Cuba since 1958 takes offRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    The first direct flight from New Orleans to Cuba since 1958 departed from Louis Armstrong International Airport on Saturday carrying nearly 80 Louisiana business and civic leaders, officials said. The group is traveling to a week-long Cuba Hoy Conference in Havana designed for business executives, lawyers and civic leaders for cultural education and networking events between U.S. and Cuban citizens.

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  19. Musical World Cafe Returns to Sharon Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    You won't need to leave Sharon to savor the sounds and tastes of Europe, Asia and New Orleans on Thursday, March 26, from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. That's when the Sharon Public Library and the Friends of the Sharon Public Library will join forces once again to sponsor the Second Musical World CafA .

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  20. 1st nonstop flight from New Orleans to Cuba since 1958 is Saturday, website reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | BayouBuzz.com

    The first nonstop flight from New Orleans to Cuba since 1958 will depart Saturday from Louis Armstrong International Airport, according to BizNewOrleans.com . Business, civic leaders and attorneys are attending the first-ever Cuba Hoy conference in Havana, the website reported.

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