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New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu (L) and US President Barack Obama (R) meet residents during a tour of the Treme neighborhood August 27, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. President Obama visited New Orleans Thursday to praise its people's "extraordinary resilience," 10 years after Hurricane Katrina ravaged the "Big Easy" and shattered Americans' confidence in government.AFP PHOTO/BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama to People of New Orleans: You Inspire Me, and America

President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans on Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

08/27/2015

FILE- NEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 29, 2005: Debris lies on Canal Street in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina August 29, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Katrina made landfall just east of the city at about 6:00 am (EST) with winds of over 140 mph. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

President Obama To Visit New Orleans for Hurricane Katrina Anniversary

President Barack Obama will mark next week’s 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina by visiting New Orleans, which bore the brunt of the storm’s devastating blow and has yet to fully recover from the loss of life and property left behind in its wake.

08/19/2015

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A Food Lover’s Guide to New Orleans

One of the best parts about going on vacation is being able to sample new cuisine options and trying food that you may not have back home. This is one of the reasons why many food lovers make plans to visit the New Orleans area.

08/18/2015

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A Music Lover’s Guide to the South

Guide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers

08/07/2015

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5 Must-See New Orleans Sites

There are so many things to see and do in the New Orleans area, but only a handful are sights you do not want to miss seeing.

06/02/2015

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Best Waterfront Destinations In The U.S.

Most every popular destination in America shares something in common — a waterfront setting.

04/22/2015

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Sheriff: Airport Attacker Had Machete, Molotov Cocktails

A machete-wielding attacker who died hours after being shot by a sheriff’s deputy who stopped his rampage at New Orleans’ international airport had a bag loaded with Molotov cocktails, authorities say.

03/22/2015

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Best Romantic Springtime Destinations In The U.S.

Springtime is one of the best times of the year to visit a romantic destination in America.

03/18/2015

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America’s Best LGBT Vacation Destinations

Make plans to enjoy a vacation at some of the most gay-friendly destinations in America. All of these cities offer plenty of things to do, places to eat and opportunities to show your pride.

01/20/2015

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New On CBS Primetime, ‘NCIS: New Orleans’

“NCIS: New Orleans” is a drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in New Orleans.

09/10/2014

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