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Essential Festival 2018

Essential Festival 2018

  2018 Essence Music Festival presented by Coca-cola July 6th,7th and 8th. Phenomenal weekend full of world-renowned performances, unforgettable moments in celebration of community and culture. Visit essencefestival.com for more information and listen for a chance to win tickets!  More

Geaux Cruisin Br

Geaux Cruisin Br

Geaux Cruisin is a fun and unique way of combining a healthy lifestyle & unrivaled entertainment through a blend of bikes, great music and awesome people!More

The Cajun Bowl – Migos & Friends Concert

The Cajun Bowl – Migos & Friends Concert

The Cajun Bowl – Migos & Friends Concert Jun 29, 2018 (Fri) 7:00 PM CAJUNDOME The Cajun Bowl MIGOS with special guests Youngsta Lil Baby Tammy Rivera *Guests subject to change. Tickets Buy tickets here soon! Tickets on sale now! Tickets start at $50* *Applicable facility fee & service charges will be added to the…More

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What to know about Sunday’s BET Awards

What to know about Sunday’s BET Awards

(CNN) – The annual BET Awards will celebrate the best in music, movies and sports on Sunday.Jamie Foxx is set to host the ceremony for a second time. Kendrick Lamar and Jay-Z will face off forMore

Rapper Jimmy Wopo gunned down in Pittsburgh

Rapper Jimmy Wopo gunned down in Pittsburgh

(CNN) – Rapper Jimmy Wopo was fatally shot Monday afternoon in the Pittsburgh neighborhood he helped make famous. He was 21.Police said they found Wopo and another man shot inside a car shortly beMore

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The Obama Presidential Center Will Cost Taxpayers $200M

The Obama Presidential Center Will Cost Taxpayers $200M

The Obama Presidential Center in Chicago will benefit from almost $200 million in taxpayer funding for work on infrastructure projects near the center on Chicago’s South Side, per msn.com. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a former Obama White House chief of staff, described the infrastructure improvements as “money well spent.” “Bringing the Obama Presidential Center to Chicago took leadership…More

Corporate America Increasingly Rejects Gun Business

Corporate America Increasingly Rejects Gun Business

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — With Gary Ramey’s fledgling gun-making business taking off in retail stores, he decided to start offering one of his handguns for sale on his website. That didn’t sit well with the company he used to process payments, and they informed him they were dropping his account. Another credit card processing firm…More

Trump Says Mexican “Invaders” Should Be Sent Back Without Court

Trump Says Mexican “Invaders” Should Be Sent Back Without Court

  WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday compared people entering the U.S. from Mexico to invaders and said they should be immediately sent back without appearing before a judge. The American Civil Liberties Union said in response that such a step would be illegal and violate the Constitution that Trump swore to uphold,…More

Wildfires Blaze Across California Again

Wildfires Blaze Across California Again

CLEARLAKE OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Wind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others Sunday as they raced across dry brush in rural Northern California. The Pawnee Fire that broke out Saturday near the community of Clearlake Oaks has destroyed 12 buildings and threatened an additional 600 as it burned out of control across about…More

President Obama Also Struggled With Policy On Migrant Families

President Obama Also Struggled With Policy On Migrant Families

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Trump administration isn’t the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of thousands of immigrant families arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border. Four years ago, Barack Obama faced a similar crisis when record numbers of Central American immigrants fleeing violence began showing up at the border.…More

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