On “The Walking Dead,” Laurie Fortier portrays Agatha, the leader of a new group on the popular series – now in its 11th season. “Agatha is a bada--,” said the actress, who splits her time between Los Angeles and Atlanta. (She’s a) knives expert. So, to prepare for (playing) her, I trained with a Filipino knife expert.” Joking, she added that Agatha would make a resourceful travel companion. “I think I’d like to go camping with Agatha – maybe Yosemite,” she said. “I imagine she’d know how to pitch a tent, fish and make a fire.”
New Orleans has faced devastating disaster after disaster, first Hurricane Katrina, the coronavirus and now Hurricane Ida. However, among the devastation, the communities have come together. A look at how Louisiana's residents have coped during these hard times.
With his latest movie, “Blue Bayou,” award-winning filmmaker Justin Chon (“Gook,” “Ms. Purple”) explores the plight of Antonio LeBlanc, a New Orleans man who was adopted as a baby and is facing deportation, due to his lack of U.S. citizenship. Based on the real-life cases of adults who literally were sent back to “where they came from,” the movie had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, before its September theatrical release. The Los Angeles-based artist wrote, directed, and acted in “Blue Bayou,” which also stars Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander as his wife.
A Louisiana man who is the oldest living World War II veteran in the U.S. marked his 112th birthday Sunday with a drive-by party in New Orleans.
Princess Diana’s statue is now to be open to the public, the European Union reinstate restrictions on tourists from the U.S. due to rising COV…
Hurricane Ida’s battering of Louisiana left more than 1 million homes and businesses without power and is expected to dump up to 2 feet of rai…
Hurricane Ida slammed Louisiana with devastating force as a Category 4 hurricane Sunday, leaving at least one person dead and more than 1 million customers without power as it flooded homes, ripped off roofs and trapped residents in dangerous rising waters.
AccuWeather's Bill Wadell was live in New Orleans, where Hurricane Ida knocked out the power to virtually the entire city, including the city'…
Hurricane Ida is expected to rapidly strengthen before pummeling Louisiana on Sunday, forcing evacuations in New Orleans and the surrounding coastal region on the eve of the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
Fireworks returned to New Orleans on Independence Day thanks to actor Will Smith.
Hollywood star Will Smith paid $100,000 for firework celebrations in New Orleans.
New Orleans bars will be shut down, even for takeout, during next week's Mardi Gras weekend in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus.
MINNESOTA (6-8) AT NEW ORLEANS (10-4)
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The fast-moving storm came ashore on the southern Louisiana coastline in a region of the Gulf Coast that has already been in the crosshairs of earlier storms this season.
Movie critic Bruce Miller says “Summerland” touches on racism and intolerance but it’s not enough. However, “Cut Throat City” could be the wee…
The experiment of permitting public consumption of alcoholic beverages on the Atlantic City Boardwalk is only a few days old, but lawmakers in Trenton approved a bill Tuesday that would make open containers a permanent fixture at the seaside resort.
ATLANTIC CITY — The COVID-19 pandemic has temporarily closed the Boardwalk casinos.
The party is suddenly and decisively over.
DENVER — Brandon Ingram scored 31 points, Derrick Favors grabbed 13 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans surprised Denver 112-100 on Wednesda…