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Sixth officer involved in Tyre Nichols' death relieved of duty

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(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) -- Memphis police officer Preston Hemphill, a sixth officer involved in the arrest of Tyre Nichols, has been relieved of duty during an ongoing investigation, according to Memphis ABC affiliate WATN-TV.

Five officers, who are all Black, were fired and charged with second-degree murder in connection with Nichols' beating at a Jan. 7 traffic stop. Nichols, ...

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AMC Theatres slashing prices to $5 for 'Wakanda Forever', 'Devotion' and more for Black History Month

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AMC Theatres has announced it is dropping ticket prices to $5 to celebrate diversity on the big screen during Black History Month. From February 3 to March 2, more than 200 AMC locations will screen various films as part of the initiative.

February 3-9 will see the acclaimed historic movie Till starring Danielle Deadwyler playing at AMC theaters; th...

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COVID-19 pandemic 'is probably at a transition point,' WHO says

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(NEW YORK) -- The World Health Organization said Monday that COVID-19 remains a public health emergency but the pandemic is at a "transition point."

The agency said its International Health Regulations Emergency Committee met on Friday to analyze data on the state of the pandemic.

WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus "acknowledges the Committee...

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Suicide bomber detonates inside mosque in Pakistan, killing and wounding dozens

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(ISLAMABAD) -- A suicide bomber detonated explosives inside a mosque in northwestern Pakistan on Monday, killing and wounding dozens of worshippers, officials said.

The blast occurred at a mosque near police offices in Peshawar, the capital of Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, not far from the country's border with Afghanistan. More than 150 people were reportedly ...

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'I'm still shocked': Tech workers offer insider account of mass layoffs

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(NEW YORK) -- Layoffs have battered the tech industry in 2023, carrying over a series of job cuts that began last year. In all, about 50,000 people have lost their positions this month.

Tech giants such as Google, Microsoft and Amazon have led the sector in the size of their cuts. While a slew of smaller companies like Spotify, Vox Media and IBM have imposed layoffs too.

Sa...

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Scoreboard roundup -- 1/29/23

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(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events:

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Charlotte 122, Miami 117
Memphis 112, Indiana 100
Cleveland 122, LA Clippers 99
Milwaukee 135, New Orleans 110

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
Toronto 5, Washington 1
Carolina 4, Boston 1

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYOFFS
Philadelphia 31, San Francisco 7
Kansas City 23, Cincinnati 20

TOP-25 COLLEGE B...

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Concert & Entertainment Calendar

Grand Funk Railroad

Coushatta Casino Resort

777 Coushatta Dr
Kinder, LA 70648

Sat, Feb 4, 8:00 PM

Lainey Wilson

Grand Event Center - Golden Nugget Lake Charles

2550 Golden Nugget Blvd
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Sat, Feb 11, 8:00 PM

Jeff Foxworthy

L'Auberge Casino & Hotel Baton Rouge

777 L'Auberge Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70820

Sat, Feb 11, 8:00 PM

Shenandoah with Billy Dean

L'Auberge Du Lac Casino Lake Charles

777 Avenue LAuberge
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Sat, Feb 18, 8:00 PM

Journey with Toto

Cajundome

444 Cajundome Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70506

Thu, Feb 23, 7:30 PM

Lyle Lovett and his Acoustic Group

Heymann Performing Arts Center

1373 S. College RD
Lafayette, LA 70503

Fri, Feb 24, 8:00 PM

Cenla Sports Schedule

 

 

Sports Schedule

 

Monday 01/22

Tiger Talk 4 to 6p 96.9 KZMZ

 

Tuesday 01/24

LSU Basketball @ Arkansas 5:30p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

Pelicans vs The Nuggets 7p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Wednesday 01/25

Pelicans vs Timberwolves 7p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Saturday 01/28

LSU Basketball vs Texas Tech 12:30p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

Pelicans vs Wizards 7p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Sunday 01/29

NFL Conference Championship TBA 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Monday 01/30

Tiger Talk 4 to 6p 96.9 KZMZ

 

Tuesday 01/31

Pelicans @ Nuggets 9p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Wednesday 02/01

LSU Basketball @ Missouri 7:30p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

 

Thursday 02/02

Pelicans @ Mavericks 7:30p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Saturday 02/04

LSU Basketball vs Alabama 2:30p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

Pelicans vs Lakers 7p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Sunday 02/05

Pelicans vs Kings 6p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Monday 02/06

Tiger Talk 4 to 6p 96.9 KZMZ

 

Tuesday 02/07

Pelicans vs Hawks 6:30p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Wednesday 02/08

LSU Basketball @ Mississippi St. 7:30p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

Friday 02/10

Pelicans vs Cavaliers 9p 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Saturday 02/11

LSU Basketball vs Texas A&M 7p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

 

Sunday 02/12

Superbowl TBA 94.7 ESPN / 1410 ESPN /93.1 HD3

 

Monday 02/13

Tiger Talk 4 to 6p 96.9 KZMZ

 

Tuesday 02/14

LSU Basketball @ Georgia 7p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

 

Saturday 02/18

LSU Basketball vs South Carolina 11:30a KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

 

Wednesday 02/22

LSU Basketball vs Vanderbilt 5:30p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3

 

Saturday 02/25

LSU @ Mississippi 7p KSYL 970am – 104.9fm – 100.3 HD3