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A Music Lover’s Guide To The South

Guide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers


Lafayette police stand outside of the Grand Theater on July 23, 2015 in Lafayette, Louisiana.  Three people are dead and seven more injured after a gunman opened fire inside the Grand Theatre. The gunman, whose identity is being withheld by police, is among the dead. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Police: 3 Dead In Louisiana Movie Theater Shooting, Including Gunman

A lone gunman sitting in a packed movie theater stood up about 20 minutes into the showing of “Trainwreck” and began firing into the crowd.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2015

Carol Ann Cole (photo: Bossier Sheriff's Office)

Louisiana Police Use Facebook To Seek Info About Michigan Woman Killed In 1980

A northwest Louisiana sheriff is using a Facebook page that helped identify a Michigan woman killed in 1980 to ask for tips that might help identify her killer.

CBS Detroit–03/14/2015


Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America’s Southern Region

Featuring many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.


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Guide To New Orleans’ 2014 Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras 2014 may be a few weeks away, but Carnival season has already begun in New Orleans, with brightly colored parades throughout the city and much more to come.



Ford Idling Belgium Plant Due To Parts Shortage

Ford is idling a plant in Belgium because of the parts shortage caused by the earthquake in Japan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2011


GM Production To Resume In Louisiana

General Motors will resume regular production at its pickup plant in Shreveport, Louisiana, on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011


AIMS, Teraeon Bring Customer Information Portal to Oil Marketers

Monroe, La.-based AIMS Inc., a specialist in automated information management softwaer for the wholesale petroleum distribution industry, announced an agreement with Dearborn-based Teraeon Consulting Corp. to develop next-generation customer information portals for petroleum marketers


Oil Platform Explosion In Gulf

An oil platform exploded and caught fire Thursday off the Louisiana coast, sending its 13 crew members into the ocean, where they waited until they were rescued.


Katrina's Damage Still Hurts Cities, Reputations

On Sunday, President Obama is expected to travel to New Orleans to help mark the fifth anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina disaster.