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Newseum relents, will display weeklies after protest by editors

Front pages from the New Orleans Times-Picayune and the Biloxi Sun Herald are seen on display at the Newseum in Washington for their exhibit on press coverage of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath on Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010. (AP Photo/Charles … Read more

Saints bring Brodrick Bunkley back at a reduced rate

Early this offseason, the Saints cut a bunch of veteran defensive players to get them off the books. Others are getting pay cuts. According to Katherine Terrell of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley restructured his contract to create $2.85 million in salary cap space. His salary this year went from $4.5 million to $1.65 million,…

WrestleMania Gets New Orleans Newspaper's Front Page

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Today's New Orleans Times-Picayune features five pages of coverage of last night's WrestleMania at the Superdome—an event which managed to bleed over into the public consciousness more than usual, thanks in large part to the end of the Undertaker's streak. Show More Summary

Lawsuits: John Besh Ceases Besh Box Production and Sues Partner

So much for the curated subscription retail experience that was the Besh Box: The Times-Picayune reports that New Orleans chef John Besh's company Team Besh LLC is shutting down Besh Box operations and suing operating partner Box Car Sally...

Falcons give offer sheet to Saints RFA Rafael Bush

The long-dormant restricted free agent market still isn’t whirring, but it’s at least moving this year. According to Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the Falcons have given an offer sheet to Saints RFA safety Rafael Bush. The Saints have until April 8 to match, but would receive no compensation if they didn’t. The…

Anthony Davis Injury: Updates on Pelicans Star's Back and Return

According to John Reid of The Times-Picayune, Anthony Davis is doubtful to return to the New Orleans Pelicans' game with the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night after suffering back spasms in the first half: The star big man had played 11 minutes in the first half, scoring six points and grabbing three boards. Show More Summary

A glance at Pelicans free agency

Here’s the New Orleans Times-Picayune with some free agency insight from Pelicans general manager Dell Demps: Demps said in free agency this upcoming summer, they are not likely to pursue a maximum-money free agent like they did last year when they offered a four-year, $44 million contract to swingman Tyreke Evans before acquiring him in a [...]

New Orleans Homicide Cop Gets Down at Mardis Gras

A New Orleans homicide detective put the police work on hold and took a break to get down with the local community at Mardis Gras. According to the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the dancing cop has a long history of breaking out moves in the city....

New Orleans reporter: Mardi Gras is a ‘big, immersive thing’

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From Mardi Gras 2013, an Instagram photo by Doug MacCash. Two moments stand out for Doug MacCash after several years covering Mardi Gras for Times-Picayune. They include a tiny fire and the real Chewbacca. The first happened in 2011… Read more

Saints increasing ticket prices

With the Superdome constantly sold out, the Saints could have been raising ticket prices every season.  For three seasons in a row, they hadn’t. According to Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the Saints have sent out a notice to season-ticket holders that, this year, the prices are rising. It’s the first increase since…

New Orleans papers tweaked in Mardi Gras floats

Robert Morris of the Uptown Messenger in New Orleans, who has been covering Mardi Gras, tells Romenesko readers: “I almost didn’t notice but the rear of the float about the [New Orleans] Advocate lampooned the Times-Picayune’s tabloid edition. I attached a pic of that [at right]. “Muses also had a float about [Advocate owner John] … Read More

Pierre Thomas could be facing a cap ultimatum

The Saints may have to rob Pierre to pay Jimmy. According to Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the Saints have reached out to agent Lamont Smith to discuss the future of veteran running back Pierre Thomas.  While Smith wouldn’t comment on what that could mean for Pierre’s future, Smith didn’t need to. With…

Novelty Hamburgers: Is New Orleans' stunt king cake...

Is New Orleans' stunt king cake burger the new Cronut? Maybe: The Times-Picayune has video of the long lines circling around the Food Drunk food truck, which launched the burger mash-up last week. In the report, owner PJ Haines also...

Katherine Terrell: Saints' Biggest Need Is Cornerback, Eyeing Jason Verrett

The New Orleans Saints have several needs on defense this offseason. Which position is the biggest need? Which players are they targeting at the NFL combine? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Katherine Terrell of The Times-Picayune discuss how the Saints are going to fill their needs in the video above. Read more NFL news on

Sharper's former teammates 'shocked'

With former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper facing multiple allegations of rape and sexual assault across the country, three of his former teammates and his former position coach told the New Orleans Times-Picayune that they...Show More Summary

Neither Big nor Easy: The Bar That's a Second Home for a Geneartion of New Orleans Journalists

Ray Nagin, then a New Orleans mayorial candidate, brings a round of drinks to the bar as he works celebrity bartender night at Molly's at the Market in New Orleans, 2002. Photo courtesy of Times-Picayune /Landov On first glance, Molly’s at the Market, an unassuming bar in New Orleans’s French Quarter, doesn’t look like a renowned media hub. Show More Summary

Jindal administration comments on lawsuit filed against LA school for alleged harrassment of Buddhist student

Via, we learn that, after nearly a month of silence (see our post from January 23 for more), the New Orleans Times-Picayune has obtained a statement from Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s administration concerning the ACLU lawsuit filed in January against a Sabine Parish school on behalf of the parents of a sixth grader allegedly […]

Pelicans coach thinks team will keep Eric Gordon and Tyreke Evans

Here’s the New Orleans Times-Picayune reporting on the Pelicans, who have some players that could be on the move. But for now, there’s no reason to expect anything. Maybe. Anyway, here’s the report: With Thursday’s trade deadline approaching, speculation persists about the New Orleans Pelicans’ front office listening to offers for Eric Gordon and Tyreke Evans. But [...]

Saints re-sign Graham, Harris

Days after cutting three players, the Saints have now re-signed four of their looming free agents. Via Katherine Terrell of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, the NFLPA website indicates that both kicker Shayne Graham and tackle Bryce Harris are under contract for 2014. The website does indeed reflect that, which means both players have signed new

Pelicans Listening to Offers for Gordon, Could Evans Be Traded Too?

The New Orleans Pelicans have found their franchise player in Anthony Davis, but what other pieces are missing from this puzzle? We caught up with John Reid of The Times-Picayune to get his take on the Pelicans' deadline options and you can see what he has to say in the video above. Questions? Comments? Hit us up below! Read more NBA news on

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