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Taylor Lautner was scared to leave his house during the ‘Twilight’ craze

Taylor Lautner was scared to leave his house during the ‘Twilight’ craze

Taylor Lautner says that his rise to fame was not an easy one. “Not many things in life can come and happen overnight. Fame can,” Lautner told The Hollywood Reporter in a recent interview. “It also can disappear overnight. When I was 16, 17, 18 years old, waking up and trying to just go out…MORE

Natural gas futures surge as powerful winter storm looms

Natural gas futures surge as powerful winter storm looms

Natural gas futures are climbing sharply ahead of a blizzard that will force millions of Americans to crank up the heat. If maintained, the rally will translate to higher home heating costs in the weeks to come, adding to the inflationary pressures hitting the US economy. Natural gas futures expiring in March surged 12% on…MORE

Iran nuclear deal talks adjourn as US continues to warn window for return is closing
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Iran nuclear deal talks adjourn as US continues to warn window for return is closing

The latest round of talks aimed at salvaging the Iran nuclear deal adjourned on Friday as the Biden administration continues to warn that the window for a mutual return is closing and the landmark agreement could very soon become defunct. Enrique Mora, the top European Union negotiator at the discussions in Vienna, said in a…MORE

City of New Orleans says property tax bills are delayed

The city of New Orleans announced Friday that the 2022 property tax bills will be delayed for all property owners.The delay stems from the Louisiana Tax Commission working with the Orleans Parish Assessor’s Office to confirm millages and billing data, according to a new release issued by the city. Taxpayers who wish to pay their…MORE

A motorist warned other drivers of Pittsburgh bridge collapse. It was too late for one car.

A motorist warned other drivers of Pittsburgh bridge collapse. It was too late for one car.

Jeremy Habowski said he tried to warn other drivers that the snow-covered bridge in Pittsburgh had collapsed early Friday but one car couldn’t stop. “The silver car ended up going over,” Habowski said told CNN. No fatalities have been reported, Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey told reporters in the area of Forbes and Braddock avenues. Fire…MORE

First female director appointed for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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First female director appointed for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory

For the first time in its 85-year history, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory has a female director. Geochemist and space scientist Laurie Leshin will serve as the director for JPL as well as the vice president of the California Institute of Technology, both located in Pasadena. Leshin’s appointment also marks the first female vice president of…MORE

Remember the E-Trade baby? He’s coming back in a Super Bowl ad

Remember the E-Trade baby? He’s coming back in a Super Bowl ad

The Super Bowl already has a winner: E-Trade. The online broker, now owned by Morgan Staney, is bringing back its famous talking baby for the February 13 big game. A source close to the company confirmed that E-Trade will run a commercial during Super Bowl LVI on NBC and its streaming service Peacock that will…MORE

Hollygrove shootout happened while little girls practiced soccer nearby

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shootout that happened in Holly Grove on Thursday night. The shooting was reported at the intersection of Mistletoe Street and Edinburgh Street. According to police, the victim was driving when a group of people began shooting at each other. Stray bullets struck the victim’s car, and they…MORE

What is a bomb cyclone? Here’s what you need to know
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What is a bomb cyclone? Here’s what you need to know

Bomb. It’s not a word you can say on an airplane (cue Ben Stiller). You also have to be careful when using it to describe a storm system. But the term “bomb cyclone” does pop up from time to time in weather stories — the latest being the powerful nor’easter set to impact 75 million…MORE

New Orleans police investigating homicide on I-10 Service Road

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a homicide in New Orleans East Friday morning. NOPD said a man was found dead in the 12100 block of North I-10 Service Road. This is a developing story. Stick with WDSU.com. READ MORE:New Orleans police investigating homicide on I-10 Service RoadCHECK OUT WDSU:Get all the New Orleans…MORE

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