Gulf Oil Spill
6:25 pm
Tue June 15, 2010

Government New Flow Estimates at 60,000 Barrels a Day

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Gulf Oil Spill
8:00 pm
Mon June 14, 2010

More Sea Turtles Arriving at Rescue Centers

New Orleans, La. – More than 350 turtles have been collected, most of which were dead. Those rescued are taken to wildlife stations for cleaning and observation. Barbara Schroeder is the national sea turtle coordinator for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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Gulf Oil Spill
7:44 pm
Mon June 14, 2010

Congressman Cao Wants Drilling Moratorium Modified

New Orleans, La. – The Republican lawmaker says up to 60,000 jobs are at risk if the oil industry leaves the Gulf. He suggests that drilling continue, but stop just before hitting oil reserves.

"Once the moratorium ends and if we allow them to resume drilling, at least the time gap is not wasted. But at the same time we're able to keep the rigs here and keep jobs here rather than have them go someplace else and not returning for years."

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Gulf Oil Spill
6:18 pm
Mon June 14, 2010

Congressmen Calling for Sweeping Changes to MMS

New Orleans, La. – New York Congressman Ed Towns, a Democrat, has been meeting with government agencies in the Gulf Coast battling the oil spill. The chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee says a new plan to split up staff in charge of oversight from those imposing fines is worth a try.

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Gulf Oil Spill
8:29 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

Supply Vessel Accident Halts Clean-up

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WWNO News Reports
7:13 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

Five Officers Charged in post-Katrina killing

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WWNO Commentary
6:30 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

Access, Affordability, & Graduation Rates

Dr. Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses the Louisiana Granting Resources and Autonomy for Diploma Act and its impact on students from low-income families.

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Arts & Culture
1:03 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

Vieux-To-Do Kicks-Off Weekend Festivals

New Orleans, La. – 2010 New Orleans Vieux-To-Do combines 3 festivals in one weekend in the French Quarter. The Cajun-Zydeco Festival headlining Grammy winning Buckwheat Zydeco joins the Louisiana Seafood Festival and the French Market's Creole Tomato Festival for a 3 day celebration, June 11th through 13th.

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Arts & Culture
12:54 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

African American Artworks Highlighted in Beyond the Blues at NOMA

New Orleans, La. – Over a century's worth of hidden art treasures tell the story of the Black experience in Beyond the Blues: Reflections on African America from the Fine Arts Collection of the Amistad Research Center. On view at the New Orleans Museum of Art through July 11th.

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WWNO News Features
12:17 am
Fri June 11, 2010

Shell Beach waits for the oil: update

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