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Gulf Oil Spill
9:48 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

Allen Orders BP To Cement Broken Well From Top And Bottom

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Louisiana Eats!
4:18 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

The King of Seafood and Craft Beer

Creole Cream Cheese (Yields approximately 8 pints)

1 gallon skim milk
1 cup buttermilk
Pinch of salt
6 - 8 drops liquid vegetable rennet (can be purchase in health food stores)

In a large stainless or glass bowl mix together all ingredients. Cover lightly with plastic wrap and leave out on kitchen counter at room temperature for 18 - 24 hours.

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Gulf Oil Spill
2:45 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

Allen Says Cement Filling Gaps in Static Kill

New Orleans, La. – Retired Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen says he's not ready to declare the well dead just yet.

"I think we can all breathe a little easier regarding the potential that we'll have oil in the Gulf ever again. But we need to ensure the people of the Gulf and the people of the United States that this thing is properly finished and that will be through the bottom. Now how long it takes depends on when the cementing is done."

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Where Y'Eat
2:12 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

The Compassionate Breakfast Club

New Orleans, LA –

The kitchen at Crescent City Cafe is slammed at eight in the morning on a recent Saturday. Cooks plate the day's specials as fast as they can, expediters urge them on and servers constantly cycle through the line, picking up two or three dishes at a time to shuttle to the dining room.

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WWNO News Features
1:51 pm
Thu August 5, 2010

After The Storm: The New Orleans Index at Five

New Orleans, LA – Chief demographer Allison Plyer spoke with WWNO's Paul Maassen about the GNOCDC's index, describing how the data was collected and what citizens can expect to find in it's results.

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All Things N. O.
11:35 am
Thu August 5, 2010

All Things N.O. 8-5-10

New Orleans, LA – Jack Hopke hosts WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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Gulf Oil Spill
7:39 pm
Wed August 4, 2010

Static Kill Being Closely Monitored

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Gulf Oil Spill
3:56 pm
Wed August 4, 2010

NOAA Says Most Of Gulf Oil Spill Is Gone

New Orleans, La. – The report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says about a quarter of the oil that spilled remains in the Gulf. NOAA Administrator Jane Lubchenco says most has dissolved naturally or with the use of chemical dispersants.

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StoryCorps N.O.
12:17 pm
Wed August 4, 2010

StoryCorps: Martha Ward and Frank Aseron

Martha Ward (l) and Frank Aseron

Martha Ward and Frank Aseron had a long acquaintance. It began in the mid-1970s when she was married and had a daughter, Marlowe. Frank did some carpentry work at her home, and they saw each other around New Orleans for years. She later divorced, and enjoyed her career an anthropology professor at the University of New Orleans. Frank became involved in mortgage banking and construction lending.

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Community Impact
5:50 pm
Tue August 3, 2010

Community IMPACT Series: Global Green, August 3, 2010

New Orleans, LA – Community IMPACT Series: Global Green, August 3, 2010

It's common to hear oohs and aahs from people touring Global Green's visitor center in the Lower Ninth Ward. The center is a model house and it's part of Global Green's Holy Cross Project, a large-scale showcase for the energy savings potential in both new construction and historic homes. But Beth Galante, the New Orleans director for Global Green, says sometimes the center makes a much deeper impression on visitors.

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