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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.

02/18/2014

Children discover that they can jam a skewer into the top or bottom 
of a balloon, where the rubber is thicker, without popping it, while the same skewer punched through the thinner, central part of the balloon where the 
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Michigan Tech Mind Trekkers To Show Off At NBA All-Star Game

Basketball fans in New Orleans for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game will also have the chance to learn about the science of basketball, thanks to the Michigan Technological University Mind Trekkers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

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Best Bachelorette And Bachelor Party Destinations In The U.S.

Among the best American destinations to travel to for a bachelorette or bachelor party are Las Vegas, Los Angeles, South Beach Miami, New Orleans and New York City.

01/28/2014

Head coach Maurice Cheeks of the Detroit Pistons (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Pelicans Beat Pistons 103-101 On Gordon’s Layup

Eric Gordon’s driving layup with 1.9 seconds left gave the New Orleans Pelicans a 103-101 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/24/2014

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Best Places To Visit Off Season In The US

New Orleans, Orlando, Maui, Phoenix, and San Francisco are among the best places to visit in the U.S. in the off season.

01/07/2014

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans congratulates Keith Appling #11 as he leaves the floor. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) FILE

No. 5 Michigan State Routs New Orleans 101 – 48

Keith Appling scored 16 of his career-high tying 27 points in the first half to help Michigan State pull away and rout New Orleans 101-48 Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2013

Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans grabs one of his seven rebounds during the second half of a game against North Florida at Breslin Center on December 17, 2013, in East Lansing, Michigan. Payne led the Spartans (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Spartans Play Host To New Orleans

Payne scored a career-high 33 points while hitting 10 of 13 from the field and 11 of 12 free throws as the Spartans used a second-half surge to win 92-78 at Texas last Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2013

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Mississippi Regulators Reject Power Line Purchase By Novi’s ITC

The Mississippi Public Service Commission has rejected a proposed transaction to spin off Entergy’s power lines in the state to Novi-based ITC Holdings Corp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2013

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Best Places To Visit On Your Guys-Only Road Trip

A road trip might be the rare occasion for guys to get away from it all and share a few drinks and laughs with their best buddies. Here are five of the best places to go on your guys’ only road trip.

09/03/2013

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ITC Shareholders Approve Merger of Entergy’s Transmission Business

ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) shareholders today voted to approve the proposed merger of the transmission business of New Orleans-based Entergy Corp. into ITC.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

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