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111-Year-Old WWII Veteran From New Orleans Gets His Birthday Wish From Governor Edwards
The oldest-known living World War II veteran calls New Orleans home and was recently featured on 'CBS This Morning'. The story details how the 111-year-old took advantage of a birthday phone call from Governor Edwards in order to get his leaky-roof fixed.
VIDEO: Man Saves His Dog From The Mouth Of An Alligator
Video of a man saving his tiny dog from the clutches of an alligator is going viral online. Check out the video where you can see the man rise from the depths of a pond with both the dog and the alligator in his grasp.
Drew Brees Placed On Injured Reserve – Here Is What That Means For The Saints
Reports from New Orleans Saints insiders are saying that Drew Brees has been placed on the injured reserve list. The move means that Brees will miss the next three games, at least.
Companies Seeking Emergency Approval For Vaccine On Friday – Doses Could Ship In 24 Hours
The New York Post is reporting that Pfizer will seek approval from the government for an emergency vaccine on Friday. A representative of the pharmaceutical company says that if approved, millions of doses could be distributed within 24 hours.
UPDATE: ‘Lil Boosie’ Manager Says That Leg Amputation Rumors Are ‘Fake News’
Twitter is going wild with the latest rumors around 'Lil Boosie' and his recovery from a recent gun shot wound. People are saying that the Louisiana rapper's diabetes may be a cause in the potential amputation of his leg.
West Baton Rouge Parish Bars To Close As COVID-19 Cases Rise
Bars in West Baton Rouge Parish are having to close after reaching COVID-19 positivity rates above the State of Louisiana's limits. All on-premise consumption has been stopped until the percent positivity rate drops below the 5% mark for two weeks.
Louisiana Receives Portion Of $113 Million Settlement With Apple For Slowing Down iPhones
The State of Louisiana will be receiving over $3 Million in settlement with Apple after the company slowed down iPhone speeds without telling customers. Over 30 states alleged that the company did not tell customers about a software update so that they would buy new phones, resulting in the $113 Mil…
Suspect Surrenders To Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Deputies After Standoff In Branch
Our media partners at KATC-TV3 are reporting a standoff between a suspect with outstanding warrants and the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office is currently in progress in Branch.
COVID-19 Is One Year Old Today
The internet doesn't miss much, but I was surprised to learn on Twitter that today is the 1 year mark from when the first case of COVID-19 was reported in China. Please, join me in not wishing this awful virus a happy first birthday!
You Can Buy A Candle That Smells And Looks Like A Dr. Pepper
When I saw this article from delish.com about your favorite soda turned into an actual candle, I had to do some digging of my own to validate that this was a real item that could be purchased. As it turns out, you can buy a candle that both looks and smells like a can of Dr. Pepper.