Ransomware Responsible For $7.5 Billion Hit On Economy In 2019

The MIT Technology Review is reporting that ransomware may have cost the U.S. economy as much as $7.5 billion in 2019. Ransomware is a kind of computer malware that encrypts or locks out a system until the owner pays a…

Tyler Perry On His New Live Musical And Racism In Hollywood

Tyler Perry will be sharing his “passion” with the world when his highly-anticipated live musical special, The Passion, airs on Sunday night. Part of Tyler Perry‘s production will include a somber procession through the streets of New Orleans with Jesus,…

Chelsea Handler Flashes Bare Breasts in Mardi Gras Tweet

Chelsea Handler has a real problem keeping her breasts under cover, and this was proven most recently at Mardi Gras. The former Chelsea Lately star has flashed her bare breasts on a ski slope and has shared them in a…

Joan Jett to Play Music Festival in Place of CeeLo Green

With less than one month to go before the Gretna Heritage Festival, the event’s lineup has just undergone a significant shift. The music festival, a three-day event that will take place in New Orleans on the bank of the Mississippi…

An NFL Cheerleader At Forty? No Problem For Mother Of Two

Kriste Lewis had always dreamed of being an NFL cheerleader. Then life and obligations got in the way and she never had the opportunity to make it happen…until now. Lewis decided that it didn’t matter that she is a 40-year-old…

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Gets 10-Year Prison Sentence

Former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin received a 10-year prison term Wednesday after being convicted of bribery, money laundering and other corruption back in February. Nagin, 58, had served two terms in office, and was mayor of New Orleans when…

Ray Nagin Must Pay Government Over $500,000

On Tuesday, a federal judge ordered former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to pay over $501,000, which is the total amount he got from bribing and exploiting his position as a Mayor. Nagin was convicted in February on several counts…

Sandra Bullock Tells Grads Not to Pick Noses in Public

Sandra Bullock surprised the graduating class of Warren Easton Charter High School at their commencement ceremony Monday at the University of New Orleans’ Lakefront Arena. “Please join me in a warm welcome for Sandra Bullock,” an announcer said as Bullock…

2018 Super Bowl: Where Will The Game Take Place?

The bids are in. There are three contenders for the 2018 Super Bowl. In less than two weeks, we will know which lucky city gets to host the 2018 Super Bowl. The organizers in Indianapolis and Minneapolis held news conferences…

2018 Super Bowl Bids Are In: Indianapolis Vs. Minneapolis Vs. New Orleans

Super Bowl LII, in 2018, may be the last thing on football fan’s minds, but three groups are focused on getting the win. They aren’t football teams. They’re cities, and only one will win the honor of being the location…

2018 Super Bowl Location To Be Decided In Two Weeks

The 2018 Super Bowl, or Super Bowl LII, will be hosted in one of three cities – Indianapolis, Minneapolis and New Orleans. Over the next two weeks, the three cities will battle it out to decide who gets to host…

Window Washers: Rescue Won’t Deter From Doing Job

Three brave souls employed to wash the outsides of skyscrapers found themselves in a hair-raising situation when their platform collapsed in the midst of their routine. The terrifying event was said to have occurred at around 8:30 am at the…

Mila Kunis: Baby Bump Visible on New Orleans Trip

Mila Kunis displayed her baby bump proudly during a recent trip she and fiance Ashton Kutcher took to New Orleans. The happy couple joined Ashton’s sister Tausha and her husband on the vacation that included a tour of a brewing…

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher Back in Los Angeles After Louisiana Trip

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are back home in Los Angeles after a trip to Louisiana. The couple was spotted in and around New Orleans throughout last week, enjoying the food and drink the iconic Southern city has to offer…

Britney Spears Sizzles at Sister Jamie Lynn Spears’ Wedding

Britney Spears was dazzling at sister Jamie Lynn Spears’ wedding in New Orleans on Friday. The singer wore a low cut silver dress that hugged her in all the right places as she attended the wedding with her boyfriend David…

Paige Turco Joins ‘NCIS: New Orleans’ Cast

NCIS: New Orleans has added another member to the cast. Paige Turco is joining Scott Bakula, C.C.H. Pounder, and Zoe McLellan in the cast of the newest NCIS spinoff. Turco will play Linda, the wife of Bakula’s Special Agent Pride.…

Ray Nagin: Former New Orleans Mayor Is Now A Convict

Ray Nagin, former mayor of New Orleans, is now a convict. A federal jury found him guilty of corruption charges on Wednesday, February 12. Nagin left office in 2010 after serving two terms as mayor. In January 2013, Nagin was…

Scott Bakula To Star in “NCIS” Spinoff

Things continue to look good for Scott Bakula’s career. The former star of Quantum Leap and Star Trek: Enterprise has just been cast in the most recent NCIS spinoff, which will be set in New Orleans. Bakula will play Special…

Fats Domino Named Grand Marshal for Mardi Gras 2014

After numerous requests, legendary singer Fats Domino’s has agreed to join New Orleans’ Mardi Gras celebration and has been named honorary grand marshal of the Krewe of Orpheus–an organization that puts together one of the largest parade celebrations during the…

Amtrak Passenger Train Derails in South Carolina

A northbound Amtrak passenger train derailed early Monday morning in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, while en route to New York City from New Orleans. Four of the 218 passengers suffered minor injuries, and none of the seven of nine cars…