Ramblin' Rhodes: Augustan was awed by Toussaint's music, warmth

...in America and worldwide associate New Orleans with such luminaries as Ellen DeGeneres...on Nov. 9 at age 77, although in New Orleans, the 1998 inductee into the Rock and...British pop superstar Elvis Costello and New Orleans native Toussaint from Hollywood to New...

Kyle Korver paces Hawks to victory

NEW ORLEANS - Kyle Korver scored 22 points, hitting...a row, 121-115 over the winless New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night.Anthony Davis...43 points, but injury-decimated New Orleans dropped to 0-5 under new coach Alvin...

Hawks knock off Pelicans after slow start

...night to beat the injury depleted New Orleans Pelicans 106-98, who led much of the...and 16 rebounds.Eric Gordon led New Orleans with 26 points.The loss to Minnesota...daunting deficit in this one. Still, New Orleans raced out to a surprising double-digit...

Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota will return

Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota will return to the starting lineup Sunday to face the New Orleans Saints.Mariota, who is officially listed as probable, has missed the Titans' past two games with a sprained medial collateral...

Five million political calculations

...unilaterally choosing not to deport 5 million illegal aliens.The 2-1 ruling this week by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans is a welcome, and increasingly rare, statement of constitutional principle. Not even the president of the United States...

Panthers are playing with a target on them

...well enough to win, most certainly. They beat a good New Orleans team that was coming off a couple wins as well, so they did...matched their win total for all of last season by beating New Orleans 34-28 in overtime in rookie Marcus Mariota's first game...

Panthers are in prime position in NFC

...stretch of games.Carolina's next four opponents ? the Tennessee Titans, Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys and New Orleans Saints ? all are below .500 and have a combined record of 11-22.Panthers coach Ron Rivera knows his team will have to...

Cam Newton's hot start helps unbeaten Panthers top Titans

...Washington next Sunday.Newton said he thought it could be a "trap game" against the Titans, who were coming off a win over New Orleans."The stakes were high and they're going to get higher each and every week," he said. "We know we're going to get...

Kevin Durant hurt in Thunder victory

...Udrih and forward Jarnell Stokes. PELICANS 120, MAVERICKS 105In New Orleans, Anthony Davis scored 17 points before leaving at halftime with a bruised right hip, and New Orleans (1-6) beat Dallas for its first victory of the season. HORNETS...

Jazz nip Hawks to end their slide

...Anthony had 29 points and 13 rebounds, and the Knicks beat New Orleans.Langston Galloway scored 15 points and fellow reserve Kevin...points.Anthony Davis had 36 points and 11 rebounds for New Orleans, and Ryan Anderson scored 16 points.