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Civil lawsuit filed year after police-related death of Minneapolis man, Amir Locke

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(MINNEAPOLIS) -- One year after the death of Amir Locke, a 22-year-old man shot and killed by Minneapolis police, attorneys Ben Crump, Antonio Romanucci and Jeff Storms announced they've filed a civil lawsuit.

Locke was fatally shot in February 2022 by Minneapolis police officers executing a no-knock search warrant on the apartment he was in.

"Our son didn't do...

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Austin Butler says "Elvis voice" may be permanent

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Ever since he portrayed The King in his Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated performance in Elvis, Austin Butler is being snarked on online for not dropping his "Elvis Presley voice" after the film.

However, on Friday's episode of BBC One's The Graham Norton Show, the actor explained there's a medical reason for it. "I am getting rid of the accent, but I have probably ...

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As US reels from Tyre Nichols video, what makes people act violently as a group?

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(NEW YORK) -- Many were stunned when videos were released of Tyre Nichols, a 29-year-old Black man, being beaten to death by five Memphis police officers during a traffic stop.

Officers pulled Nichols from his car on Jan. 7, pepper sprayed him and used a taser, the footage shows. He managed to flee, but the officers caught up with him and held him on the ground as the...

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'Squid Game' star Oh Yeong-soo goes on trial for sexual misconduct

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(SEOUL, South Korea) -- Actor Oh Yeong-soo, who rose to global recognition after appearing in the Netflix hit "Squid game," goes on trial for sexual misconduct on Friday.

The prosecution charged Oh, 78, with indecent assault for alleged inappropriate physical contact with a woman in 2017. The alleged victim first brought her case to the police in 2021, authorities s...

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Unemployment rate dips to 3.4% as 517,000 jobs added in January

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(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. employers added 517,000 jobs to their payrolls in January, the latest figures released Friday by the Labor Department show.

The number of jobs added far exceeded what economists had expected and is more than double the amount added in December -- 223,000.

The biggest gains in employment last month occurred in leisure and hospitality (128,000), pr...

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Scoreboard roundup -- 2/2/23

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

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
LA Lakers 112, Indiana 111
Cleveland 128, Memphis 113
New York 106, Miami 104
Chicago 114, Charlotte 98
Dallas 111, New Orleans 106
Denver 134, Golden State 117
Milwaukee 106, LA Clippers 105

TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL
UAB 86, FL Atlantic 77
Houston 70, Wichita State 61
UCLA 70, Washington 61...

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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

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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

 

 

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