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Jim Hanzo
April 30, 2017 - 8:31 pm
Because of an hours long delay due to severe storms and a sudden death playoff, the Zurich Classic will continue into Monday morning, according to Jefferson Parish officials. The tournament resumed Sunday afternoon after it was postponed because of the weather, but players were not able to finish...
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Jim Hanzo
April 30, 2017 - 8:17 pm
The New Orleans Police Department says the body of a male was found inside a storm drain in the 1700 block of Allen Street. The body appears to be that of a black male and police are working to extract the body from the drain. Police say the coroner's office will then conduct an autopsy to...
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Chris Miller
April 30, 2017 - 3:18 pm
The Zurich Classic will pick up where it left off at 4:30. Let's do this thing! https://t.co/xtqBkdXdat — Zurich Classic (@Zurich_Classic) April 30, 2017 Kevin Kisner and Scott Brown were at the top of the leaderboard when bad weather forced tournament officials to suspend play. Click here to...
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Chris Miller
April 30, 2017 - 3:11 pm
The weather may have delayed Jazz Fest today, but the show must go on. Shortly before 3:00 p.m., the festival tweeted: Jazz Fest gates will open momentarily and music will begin at about 3:00 PM. See you soon. — New Orleans JazzFest (@jazzfest) April 30, 2017 Schedule Updates: Pitbull will not...
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April 30, 2017 - 1:39 pm
A TORNADO WATCH remains in effect for metro New Orleans until 3 p.m. Sunday. A WIND ADVISORY will continue until 7 p.m. for the entire area. Winds will be 20-30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Strong thunderstorms with heavy rain, lots of lightning and gusty winds up to about 40-50 mph should ease...
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Chris Miller
April 30, 2017 - 10:05 am
Due to the threat of severe weather, Jazz Fest officials Sunday postponed the festival's opening. Fest officials expect to open gates later this afternoon. They have asked patrons to monitor Jazz Fest's social media for updates. Click here for the Jazz Fest Facebook page. Click here for the Jazz...
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April 30, 2017 - 7:39 am
Heavy showers and thunderstorms are expected to move through the New Orleans metro area on Sunday. A TORNADO WATCH is in effect for all of the metro New Orleans area, north and south of Lake Ponchartrain, until 3 p.m Sunday Parts of the River Parishes and Tangipahoa will likely see some storms...
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April 30, 2017 - 7:18 am
Louisiana voters in 46 parishes went to the polls Saturday, deciding vacancies in the state House, the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal and a big Senate race. A number of local positions and issues were to be decided. Among the positions to fill were State Senator in the 2nd Senatorial District and...
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