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Kevin Gates & Friends Tour

Kevin Gates & Friends Tour

The Bread Winner comes home for one night only. KEVIN GATES & FRIENDS LIVE at the Rapides Parish Coliseum. Saturday, September 28th @8pm. Tickets on Sale Now! https://rpclive.org/events/kevin-gates-friendsMore

2019 LOUISIANA BRIDAL EXPO TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!

2019 LOUISIANA BRIDAL EXPO TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!

Where more brides in Acadiana come to plan their wedding! This year’s event takes place on Sunday, September 29th, 2019, 12:00 Noon – 4pm at The Cajundome Convention Center. Fashion shows, demonstrations, door prizes & great vendors are just a few things that make the Louisiana Bridal Expo the biggest and best for your future…More

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Q955 Studio Text Line 337-920-5777

We want to hear from you! You can TEXT our Q95.5 Studio at 337-920-5777 and tell us what’s on your mind. Let us know what you like, what you don’t like, and of course you will have opportunities for contests and promotions by texting in to win. Texting the studio is the best and quickest way to…More

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‘Mindhunter’ wades back into crowded pool of serial killer TV

‘Mindhunter’ wades back into crowded pool of serial killer TV

Serial killers will be all over TV this weekend, which isn’t particularly unusual these days. Yet the latest mini-wave devoted to the most sordid murderers — including the return of Netflix’s “Mindhunter” — underscores the tension between feeding fascination with the topic and inadvertently glamorizing it. The summer has already produced a robust discussion over…More

Hollywood remembers ‘sweet-hearted’ Peter Fonda

Hollywood remembers ‘sweet-hearted’ Peter Fonda

If his friends, family and co-workers are to be believed, actor and director Peter Fonda, best known for his role in 1969’s “Easy Rider,” was easy to adore. Fonda, 79, died Friday of respiratory failure due to lung cancer at his Los Angeles home, his family said in an emailed statement. Fonda died surrounded by…More

Peter Fonda, star of ‘Easy Rider,’ dies at age 79

Peter Fonda, star of ‘Easy Rider,’ dies at age 79

Actor and director Peter Fonda, who rose to fame with his role in “Easy Rider,” died Friday, his manager, Alan Somers, told CNN on Friday. He was 79. Fonda died of respiratory failure due to lung cancer at his Los Angeles home, the family said in an emailed statement. He was surrounded by family. “It…More

The 25 most relatable ‘Friends’ episodes as the show turns 25

The 25 most relatable ‘Friends’ episodes as the show turns 25

“Friends,” the ubiquitous sitcom about six New York City companions, turns 25 this year. Although creators David Crane and Marta Kauffman’s series premiered on September 22, 1994 and went off the air on May 6, 2004, its sustaining popularity on streaming services — coupled with our love of celebrating retro moments through a social media…More

Miley Cyrus releases break-up song ‘Slide Away’

Miley Cyrus releases break-up song ‘Slide Away’

Days after her split with husband Liam Hemsworth, Miley Cyrus has come in like a wrecking ball with a new song. “Slide Away” features lyrics that many are taking to being about the couple, who recently announced they have separated after less than a year of marriage. “Move on, we’re not 17 / I’m not…More

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Jay-Z To Reportedly Become Part Owner Of A NFL Team

Jay-Z To Reportedly Become Part Owner Of A NFL Team

Well, this is certainly a plot twist. TMZ reports that Jay-Z is set to become part-owner of an NFL franchise … sooner rather than later. The news comes days after a much-criticized partnership between Roc Nation and the league in regards to entertainment endeavors as well as social initiatives. It’s unclear which NFL franchise Hov would…More

Religious Black Voters Unsure About Mayor Pete

Religious Black Voters Unsure About Mayor Pete

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Joe Darby, a South Carolina pastor in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, pondered a sensitive question that he knew was on the mind of his congregation. Would black voters be able to reconcile their conservative religious doctrine with voting for a gay candidate for president? “It’s a heavy lift in the…More

Bidders Vie For Obama’s High School Basketball Jersey

Bidders Vie For Obama’s High School Basketball Jersey

HONOLULU (AP) — Bidding was drawing to a close Friday for a basketball jersey believed to have been worn by President Barack Obama. Peter Noble was a student at a prestigious and elite Honolulu prep school when he grabbed a basketball jersey that was destined for the trash. Years later he saw an old photo…More

Police Seek To Question Man In NYC Rice Cooker Bomb Scare

Police Seek To Question Man In NYC Rice Cooker Bomb Scare

NEW YORK (AP) — Three abandoned devices that looked like pressure cookers caused an evacuation of a major New York City subway station and closed off an intersection in another part of town Friday morning before police determined the objects were not explosives. Police were looking to talk to a man seen on surveillance video…More

Uber Driver Convicted Of Raping Intoxicated Passenger

Uber Driver Convicted Of Raping Intoxicated Passenger

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — An Uber driver has been found guilty of raping an intoxicated woman he picked up at a casino near Philadelphia. Ahmed Elgaafary was found guilty Thursday of rape of an unconscious person, sexual assault and indecent assault. Elgaafary, 27, of Lansdale, will be sentenced at a later date and then likely…More

Russ Rant: The Hate Is Real

Russ Rant: The Hate Is Real

Jay-Z is really catching some heat from the Black community as a result of the Deal that he cut with the NFL. Russ points out that at the end of the day, we don’t even know what Jay-Z has or hasn’t done behind closed doors. People feel like he has abandoned Kapernick, but that raises…More

A Year Later, Aretha Franklin’s Doctors Recall Her Grace And Positivity

A Year Later, Aretha Franklin’s Doctors Recall Her Grace And Positivity

In the days leading up to the anniversary of Aretha Franklin’s death, two of her doctors spoke out about how the late singer handled her cancer diagnosis. “As a person, she was extremely kind, she was respectful, she was funny — she treated people like me and my team members as her friends,” Dr. Manisha…More

Jay-Z And Will Smith Invest Millions In Camping App ‘Hipcamp’

Jay-Z And Will Smith Invest Millions In Camping App ‘Hipcamp’

JAY-Z and Will Smith are expanding their already impressive business portfolios by investing in the Airbnb-like camping app Hipcamp. The company announced on Thursday that it has taken $25 million in its latest round of fundraising, and among those investors is JAY-Z’s Marcy Venture Partners and Will Smith’s Dreamers VC fund, per Complex. “Hipcamp is on the forefront of…More

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