Mardi Gras

Delay: New Orleans' new airport terminal won't open by Mardi Gras

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Instead of opening before Mardi Gras, the new $1 billion terminal at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport won't open until after the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.<p>A consultant told the city's Aviation Board on Thursday that the three-month delay is …

New Orleans

Tiger Woods Wins First Tournament Since 2013, Fans Go Nuts

Tiger won the Tour Championship at East Lake and nearly came in first in the FedEx Cup as well.<p>Tiger Woods earned his 80th career win on the PGA tour this weekend, after a stretch of five years struggling with a host of personal and professional problems, including injuries and chronic pain to his …

Tiger Woods

Krewe of Alla doubloon to benefit homeless and runaway youths |

The Krewe of ALLA will support Covenant House with a special commemorative doubloon and with representatives of the charity riding as grand marshals …

New Orleans

RAW VIDEO: Suspect in Canal Street shooting caught on camera

Breaking NewsTrack rain on animated radarLearn More<p>NOPD released eyewitness video of the Canal Street shooting that clearly shows the …

New Orleans

"The Truth" says the Celtics/Lakers rivalry is back

I'm sure I speak on behalf of the vast majority of Celtics faithful when I say how enjoyable it's been to watch the <b>Los Angeles Lakers</b> sleep and root …

Los Angeles

Who'll take on Mobile Civic Center revamp? Call is open

The next step in determining the future of the Mobile Civic Center has begun, with a call to establish who's interested in developing the site and …

Mardi Gras

Life at Potrero Chico, Mexico's Awe-Inspiring Rock Climbing Destination

Our escapade to far off lands started like so many do: in a foreign customs office being told that we needed to exit the country immediately. Our …

Guide Books

Urban Meyer's First Game Back Hints at How Ohio State Fans Move On

I’ll admit that the idea of holding a ticket to Meyer’s first game back left me uncomfortable. In the leadup to the game, having written about the …

Title IX

Another delay for New Orleans airport’s new $1B terminal

Instead of opening before Mardi Gras, the new $1 billion terminal at New Orleans' international airport won't open until after the New Orleans Jazz …

New Orleans

Rabalais: LSU football's recipe is flawed, fabulous and 4-0 after Louisiana Tech

If it is style points you seek, LSU might not be the football team for you.

Baton Rouge

'You never really forget it, no matter how successful you become': Pop icon Cher speaks about feeling like an 'outsider' and not 'fitting in' while growing up

She is the pop icon whose esteemed career spans more than five decades.<p>And Cher has spoken to Confidential about feeling like an 'outsider' while …


The Most Fun Cities in America, Ranked

You can argue all you want about how great your favorite city is, but the data doesn’t lie: If you want to have fun, head to Vegas. WalletHub …

Top 10

5 Reasons to Celebrate Halloween in New Orleans

There’s nothing like New Orleans when it comes to festivals and merrymaking. Walk around the French Quarter and you’ll inevitably see a parade or, if …

New Orleans

Everybody has a turnover gimmick, so let's grade them!

Miami set the stage when they debuted the turnover chain in 2017. A simple little representation, a gift, for a player's top-notch play on …

Christmas Ornaments

Keeping the exploitation-film fires burning with Nicolas Winding Refn

I like Nicolas Winding Refn’s films—the ending of <i>The Neon Demon</i> was enough to redeem that otherwise flawed film for me, though that’s a topic for …

Santa Monica

Utah Jazz set to troll the Pelicans with their purple jerseys

The Utah Jazz’s recently released uniform schedule for the upcoming season revealed an epic trolling of the New Orleans Pelicans.<p>Much to the delight …

New Orleans

October 2018 Crossword Answer Key

Across<p>1. Closes, as a jacket<p>5. It may run from 1 to 10<p>10. Big chunk<p>14. Rolling competition<p>19. Buffalo’s county<p>20. Hard-to-miss putt<p>21. Lane …

Washington D.C.

Fried Chicken Fest keeps frying on Sunday in New Orleans |

Crowds turned out to chow down at the first day of the annual Fried Chicken Festival Saturday (Sept. 22) in Woldenberg Riverfront Park on the …

New Orleans

The South London Soul Train with The Big Smoke Family (Live) - More on 4 Floors

Line-up /<p>Level 1 - Jazzheadchronic, The Big Smoke Family (live), Boca 45, Level 2 - Snowboy, Rob Messer, Level 3 - DJ Andy Smith, Nick Halkes, Crissy …

Soul Music

Muffaletta Dip

Ever wondered what it might taste like if hot artichoke dip and a muffuletta had a baby? We did… and just FYI, it’s delicious. We transformed the New …

New Orleans

Black cowboys: Creole trail rides showcase unique culture

Pickup trucks started pouring into the tiny town of Calvert, smack in the middle of Texas’s four metropoles. Some pulled wagons with horses peeking out of the metal bars. Others dragged flatbed trolleys stacked with speakers, a barbecue and a portable toilet.<p>Inside the vehicles, urbanites from …


The Best-est Party Looks of the Week

After the Emmys this week, celebrities hit the party circuit wearing extra-bright pops of color.

Jonathan Van Ness

Man gets 10 years in Mardi Gras shooting near parade route |

A man charged in a double shooting near the parade route on Mardi Gras was sentenced Friday (Sept. 21) to 10 years in prison after he pleaded guilty …

New Orleans

Man gets 10-year sentence for Mardi Gras parade route shooting that injured 2

According to a spokesman for the district attorney's office, video showed a chase between two groups who had been fighting earlier. The video showed …

New Orleans

The Best Time to Visit Orlando

The best time to visit Orlando is typically between February and May, when you’ll find fewer crowds, more affordable accommodations, and absolutely …


Anthony Bourdain's final season shows why we'll miss his journalism the most | Opinion

What was striking about Bourdain is that he was always ready to have his assumptions overturned. That's good journalism. Watch video<b>By Jason Rezaian</b> …

Anthony Bourdain

The Krewe of BOO! 2018 parade is Halloween, New Orleans-style |

The annual Krewe of BOO! parade is preparing to creep through the Vieux Carre and CBD for the 11th time at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 20, with 400 costumed …

New Orleans

Students march a second time in two days against gun violence

Breaking NewsFourth Down Friday: La. Prep football scores for Sept. 21Learn More<p>Students march a second time in two days against gun …

New Orleans

Five things to do around Boston, Sept. 24-30

Family-friendly BostonFIG Fest, Cemetery Cinema at Mount Auburn, free Boston Pops concert, and more.


Mardi Gras announces recipients of inaugural community grants program

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras has announced the 18 recipients of its inaugural community grants program.<p>Recipients of the grants received up to …