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Father like son: LSU's Jamal Adams lands in the first round, going to the New York Jets with pick No. 6

PHILADELPHIA — Jamal Adams' father owes him $40,000.<p>He won't need the cash.<p>The New York Jets picked LSU's former All-American safety with the sixth …

NFL Draft

Leonard Fournette drafted number 4 overall by the Jacksonville Jaguars

Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>><p>Posted:Thursday, April 27 2017 5:18 AM EDT2017-04-27 09:18:54 GMT<p>Updated:Thursday, April 27 2017 7:27 PM …

Crime

'Southern Charm' meets The Big Easy on new Bravo TV series

A New Orleans version of Bravo's “Southern Charm" is on the drawing board, network officials announced Thursday.<p>"Southern Charm New Orleans" is one …

New Orleans Saints draft Ohio State cornerback Marshon Lattimore with No. 11 pick

The New Orleans Saints spent the first 10 picks watching a dream defensive board unfold in the NFL draft.<p>A draft deep with defensive talent instead …

NFL Draft

Jamal Adams selected sixth overall by New York Jets

Two Tigers have now gone in the Top 10 of the NFL Draft for the second time in program history.<p>The New York Jets selected All-American safety Jamal …

NFL Draft

Podcast: Kristina Halvorson on Content Strategy

This question. If I never had to answer this question again I would be so happy. My definition has been evolving along with everybody else’s. And I …

Content Marketing

29 of the best summer music festivals in Alabama 2017

Hangout Fest in Gulf Shores, Ala., on May 22, 2016<p>(AL.com file photo/Sharon Steinmann)<p>Fiddle.jpg<p>(AL.com file photo)<p>Secret Sisters Abraham …

Music

Carnival Cruise Line Offering More Sailings From Port City

MOBILE, Ala (WKRG)– Carnival Cruise Line will be offering longer sailings from Mobile to ports such as Key West, Grand Cayman and Belize.<p>This means …

Cruise Ships

Longtime Saints guard Jahri Evans to sign with Packers: source

Jahri Evans will one day be in the New Orleans Saints' Ring of Honor, but for now, he's trying to extend his career with another team.<p>Evans, a …

NFL

Get ready: Toll hikes go into effect May 6 on Causeway

In 10 days, commuters on the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway will be paying more to cross the bridge.<p>Causeway officials said they want to keep those who …

Weather

Drew Brees and Sean Payton play in the Zurich Classic Pro-Am: photo gallery

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and head coach Sean Payton hit the links for the Zurich Classic Pro-Am at TPC Louisiana on Wednesday, April …

NFL

New Saints running back Adrian Peterson shows off agility in workout video

The New Orleans Saints announced the signing of Adrian Peterson Tuesday afternoon and the running back posted a video of his workout to his social …

R.Kelly Sued by Hinds County Sheriff's deputy

WEBVTT OOM WITHDETAILS. WHAT DID YOU FIND OUT ABOUTTHIS?ROSS: THE ATTORNEY FEELS LIKETHEY HAVE A STRONG CASE.THE DEPUTY ACCUSING KELLY OFHAVING A …

Crime

Saints' John Kuhn excited to block for Mark Ingram, Adrian Peterson

Paving the way for a 1,000-yard rusher in 2016 proved fulfilling for New Orleans Saints fullback John Kuhn.<p>But the thought of having Mark Ingram and …

New Orleans

Former LSU guard Antonio Blakeney signs with agent; Craig Victor declares for NBA draft

Antonio Blakeney officially ended his college basketball career after two seasons with LSU by signing with an agent, according to an ESPN report that …

New Orleans Saints GM Mickey Loomis' pre-NFL draft press conference: highlights

New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis met with the local media on Wednesday ahead of the 2017 NFL Draft, which begins Thursday and runs …

Legislation threatens Alabama Film Office

<b>By Josh Moon</b><br>Alabama Political Reporter<p>Math is hard for some people.<p>No one understands that better than Sen. Gerald Dial, who spent the better part of …

Government

Oxford man charged with taking nude photos of girlfriend without permission

OXFORD, Miss. — An Oxford man has been arrested for allegedly taking nude photos of his girlfriend without her permission.Police say the woman went …

Oxford

How high might South Alabama's Gerald Everett be picked in 2017 NFL draft?

It's a foregone conclusion that South Alabama tight end Gerald Everett will hear his name called at some point during this week's NFL draft, it's …

NFL Draft

Former LSU players could soon be starting NFL careers

Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>><p>Posted:Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:05 PM EDT2017-04-26 16:05:12 GMT<p>Updated:Wednesday, April 26 2017 6:13 PM …

Crime

Are Louisiana's anglers selling their speckled trout?

Louisiana has the most liberal inshore saltwater-fishing limits in the world, but that doesn't mean they're difficult to reach. Anglers regularly …

Fishing

A look at the iconic Brett Favre jorts photo from behind the lens

Veteran Sun Herald photographer Tim Isbell explains how he captured the now-famous photograph of Kiln native Brett Favre on NFL Draft Day 1991.

Bollywood's 'original heartthrob' Vinod Khanna dies at 70

Veteran Indian actor Vinod Khanna has died at the age of 70, according to CNN affiliate, News 18.<p>Dubbed Bollywood's "original heartthrob," Khanna had …

Bollywood

Saints' Mickey Loomis on signing Willie Snead to long-term contract: 'I don't foresee any issues

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Willie Snead, an exclusive rights free agent, remains hopeful for a long-term deal.<p>Nevertheless, Snead, whom the …

Photos captures crispy, tender moments between New Orleans woman, her true love

If you liked it then you shoulda put a wing on it. (And perhaps a biscuit and some signature sides.)<p>That clearly was New Orleans' Elyse Chelsea …

Baton Rouge

Norman Lear, Podcaster

Norman Lear, the titan of American television comedy, philanthropy, and progressivism who will turn ninety-five this summer, is starting a podcast. “All of the Above” begins on May 1st, on the PodcastOne network. When I spoke to him on the phone last week, he had already recorded some episodes. …

Culture

Survey by kids’ podcasts group sheds light on listening habits

How many times do you listen to a single podcast episode? I listen once, repeating an episode only if a story was deeply memorable or interesting. …

Kids

Supergirl’s Got a Target on Her Cape

Last time on <i>Supergirl</i> (before the really long break), the show really drove home this theme of Kara and Mon-El’s “forbidden” conflicting worlds …

8 Ways To Make Money as a Photographer Without Selling a Picture

You’re a real photographer. You know what you’re doing, you have the right gear, and you have a strong portfolio yet, somehow, you still find it hard …

Photographers

Jeff Goldblum Is Amazing, OF COURSE He's in the Jurassic World Sequel

Jeff Goldblum Is Amazing, OF COURSE He’s in the <i>Jurassic World</i> Sequel<p>Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt will be returning for the <i>Jurassic World</i> …

Movies