Marvel movie star Anthony Mackie is taking to the skies -- well, at least rooftop level -- to help people just as his Sam Wilson did as Falcon and Captain America in the MCU. Mackie, the son of a roofer, has teamed up with roofing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Seventeen years after Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, those who lived through the disaster are still recovering from the trauma, according to New Orleans teacher and filmmaker Edward Buckles Jr. Buckles was just 13 years old when the storm hit. He told... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- As the entire city of New Orleans witnessed after Hurricane Katrina, it wasn’t the storm that did the most damage, but the flooding that followed. That was the case for Memorial Hospital, as chronicled in the new Apple TV+ series Five... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) -- The New Orleans City Council is reviving an effort to locate the lost remains of several victims of an arson that killed 32 people at a popular French Quarter gay bar in 1973. The fire at the UpStairs Lounge was the largest... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) -- The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival kicked off in New Orleans last weekend after two years and three cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. "The energy is just out of this world. I feel like there's just such an overwhelming feeling... Read More.
Red Hot Chili Peppers have joined the lineup for the 2022 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in place of Foo Fighters, who dropped off the lineup following the unexpected death of drummer Taylor Hawkins last month. The "Under the Bridge" rockers will play on... Read More.
The reunions of MTV's Real World casts will continue with a fresh look at the gang from Real World: New Orleans. The Real World Homecoming: New Orleans will premiere exclusively on Paramount+ service in the U.S. and Canada Wednesday, April 20. To get yourself... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) -- An American nun was abducted from a parish in Yalgo, Burkina Faso, where she has been stationed as a missionary since 2014, according to the archdiocese of New Orleans. The 83-year-old Sister Suellen Tennyson was abducted overnight on Monday and taken to... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) -- A deadly tornado tore through homes and knocked out power in the New Orleans area on Tuesday night. The tornado caused damage in St. Bernard's Parish, in the eastern part of New Orleans, including the Ninth Ward, Chalmette and Arabi areas. It... Read More.
(LAS VEGAS) -- New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara was arrested in Las Vegas Sunday, police said. The arrest happened shortly after the 26-year-old played in the Pro Bowl on Sunday. The Las Vegas Police Department confirmed that at around 5:50 p.m. local time on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, more than 5.7 million people have died from the disease worldwide, including over 894,000 Americans, according to real-time data compiled by Johns Hopkins University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering. About 63.9% of the... Read More.