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WWNO News Reports
10:38 am
Wed July 13, 2011

Governor Jindal Signs Bill Transferring UNO to UL System

New Orleans, La. – Governor Jindal says the transfer will be a better match for U-N-O to work alongside similar research facilities instead of under the flagship Louisiana State University. It comes after he failed to persuade lawmakers to merge UNO with Southern University of New Orleans, which was loudly opposed by that school's faculty and students. After the signing ceremony, Jindal said he still expects SUNO to improve its student retention and graduation rates.

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WWNO News Features
10:11 am
Tue July 12, 2011

Ladies Arm Wrestle to Raise Money

Katrina Arnold

New Orleans, Louisiana – What sport requires no balls or nets, and needs only a surface, two chairs, and two people using one arm each? New Orleans is part of a growing national movement of you guessed it: arm wrestling. Eve Abrams brings us this window into the highly competitive world of the New Orleans Ladies Arm Wrestling, known as NO LAW.


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Community Impact
1:39 am
Tue July 12, 2011

Community Impact Series -- Bureau of Governmental Research

Gulf Oil Spill
11:34 pm
Mon July 11, 2011

Jindal Releases Plan For Coastal Projects With BP Money

New Orleans, La. – Governor Jindal says the projects include restoring oyster habitats, fisheries and barrier islands. The money will come from $1 billion BP offered in April as part of the Natural Resources Damage Assessment process that will take years to complete. He says Louisiana deserves most of the money.

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WWNO News Reports
9:34 pm
Mon July 11, 2011

New Orleans Selected To Test Federal Streamlining Program

New Orleans, La. – Mayor Landrieu and U-S Labor Secretary Hilda Solis announced that New Orleans will be getting full-time, high-level federal staff to live in the city and help coordinate how tax dollars are spent.

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Where Y'Eat
5:16 pm
Sat July 9, 2011

Summer Salads

WWNO News Reports
10:53 pm
Fri July 8, 2011

Medical Center Board Withdraws HUD Financing Request

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WWNO Commentary
2:40 pm
Fri July 8, 2011

The Rhetoric of Numbers

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the conflicting reports on educational progressin New Orleans.

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WWNO News Reports
10:23 pm
Thu July 7, 2011

Tulane University Gets $6.5 million for Oil Spill Health Study

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WWNO News Reports
8:57 pm
Thu July 7, 2011

Former Officer Testifies At Danziger Bridge Trial

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