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Golden Nugget casino set to open in Lake Charles

The Golden Nugget is coming to Louisiana. The property, which is the last to acquire a gaming license from Louisiana, is expected to open next year. 

More performers confirmed for 2013 Voodoo Fest lineup

More performers have been added to mark the 15th anniversary of Voodoo Fest. Formally known as the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience, the festival will be held Nov. 1-3 in New Orleans' City Park.

Mosaic artist selected to celebrate 300 years of Natchitoches history

Mardi Gras bead mosaic artist Stephan Wanger has been selected by the Tricentennial Steering Committee and by the City of Natchitoches to create an artwork in honor of the 300th anniversary of the founding of the City of Natchitoches, the oldes

Country singer Kix Brooks inducted into La. Music Hall of Fame

The Louisiana Music Hall Of Fame (LMHOF), in association with the Paragon Casino Resort in Marksville, announces the induction of Shreveport native Kix Brooks.

Dream Date Update: Lyles nears 150K retweets and possible date with Lolo Jones

July 2, 2013 - 11 p.m. CST Lyles' tweet is nearing 140,000 retweets. NBC33 News spoke with Lyles earlier today and he feels confident she'll follow through if he reaches his mark.

Mumford & Sons to make up canceled New Orleans performance in September

Mumford & Sons are back in business and plan to hit the road soon to complete a North American Tour. Along with new dates, the band has rescheduled its New Orleans performance for September 16, 2013.

‘Swamp People’ to hold casting calls for new season

The folks behind the hit show "Swamp People" are looking for new Cajun characters to follow around on the bayou.

Police: Lil’ Snupe was not killed during a dice game, but he did know his killer

Police have released more information about the murder of Louisiana rapper Lil’ Snupe. They say at least one online rumor is not true, but have confirmed another.

La. rapper Lil' Snupe killed in Winnfield

A Louisiana native rapper was shot and killed in Winnfield, La.

James Gandolfini, star of film/television, dies in Italy at 51

James Gandolfini, film and television actor and star of the popular TV drama The Sopranos, died Wednesday night after cardiac arrest on vacation in Italy, where he was to appear at a film festival in the town of Sicily.