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Gulf Oil Spill
3:07 pm
Sat May 29, 2010

BP Denies Clean-up Crews 'Window Dressing'

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Gulf Oil Spill
7:48 pm
Fri May 28, 2010

NOAA Research Ship Prepares To Track Oil

New Orleans, La. – Captain Shepard Smith says the research ship Thomas Jefferson normally maps wetlands and shallow waters for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. It's now in New Orleans, preparing to head out next week and look for deep-sea oil.

"We're really adapting sensors that are designed for other oceanographic purposes to this very particular task, and we don't know exactly how it's going to work out yet."

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WWNO Commentary
5:46 pm
Fri May 28, 2010

How Blame Plays Out in Education

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the new teacher evaluation system in Louisiana.

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Where Y'Eat
12:25 pm
Thu May 27, 2010

The Many Faces of a Wine Festival

The always-festive Krewe of Cork takes to the streets during the New Orleans Wine & Food Experience.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –

Thanks to the way they proliferate across the New Orleans calendar, most folks seem to have a pretty good lock on what a local festival looks like. Most are outdoors and have music, food and drinks. There will probably be T-shirts for sale, possibly even an official poster. This is the fundamental template for everything from Jazz Fest to small neighborhood festivals.

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All Things N. O.
12:04 pm
Thu May 27, 2010

All Things N.O. 5-27-10

New Orleans, LA – James Carville, The economics of offshore drilling, NOLA hotels join a class action against BP, A fisherman from Venice, LA tells how the spill has impacted fishing there.

StoryCorps N.O.
10:52 am
Thu May 27, 2010

StoryCorps: Lynette Bates and Larnell Bates Jr.

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Arts & Culture
10:38 am
Thu May 27, 2010

New Orleans Wine and Food Experience in Full Swing

New Orleans, La. – Wine lovers and foodies gear up for Grand Tastings at the 19th annual New Orleans Wine and Food Experience. More info at NOWFE.com

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Gulf Oil Spill
10:41 pm
Wed May 26, 2010

Landry Says No Command Change Necessary for Oil Spill

New Orleans, La. – Landry has been the federal on-scene coordinator of the disaster since it began April 20th, when the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded and triggered the oil spill. She says she understands that people are becoming frustrated that oil keeps spilling into the Gulf of Mexico, but a military takeover wouldn't help.

"We have the military. We have the Navy here with skimmers. We have, you know, every agency of government at the federal level. We have many state agencies."

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Gulf Oil Spill
10:08 pm
Wed May 26, 2010

Top Kill Appears To Be Working

New Orleans, La. – BP executive Doug Suttles says it could be a day or so before it's clear that the process called a top kill' plugs the leak.

"We're taking great care to make sure that we actually complete this job successfully and we will not be rushed by that. It's too early to know if it's going to be successful."

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Gulf Oil Spill
9:38 pm
Wed May 26, 2010

Coast Guard, MMS Joint Investigation Resumes

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