Mardi Gras

After Mardi Gras, Where Do All the Beads Go?

February 14, 2018

After the Mardi Gras parades have passed and the beads have been thrown, the cleanup begins in New Orleans. This year, there's a focus on what to do with the beads. (Feb. 14)

Raw: 2 Shot Dead in New Orleans Mardi Gras Night

February 14, 2018

New Orleans police say two men were shot dead Tuesday night just a couple of miles from where Mardi Gras activities were held earlier. One victim's body was in a red Nissan sedan. Three people were wounded and driven to hospitals. (Feb. 14)

AP Top Stories February 13 P

February 13, 2018

Here are the top stories for Tuesday, Feb. 13th: FBI Wray says file on Porter closed in January; Israeli police have recommended indicting Netanyahu; Bill and Melinda Gates focus on US poverty; New Orleans Mardi Gras gets underway. (Feb. 13)

New Orleans’ Mardi Gras Revelry Underway

February 13, 2018

Tens of thousands of revelers descended on New Orleans streets for parades and rowdy fun as Mardi Gras got underway. (Feb. 13)

Cakes Are ‘King’ at Mardi Gras in New Orleans

February 9, 2018

New Orleans' Carnival celebrations are not complete without king cake – the traditional pastry of Mardi Gras. (Feb. 9)

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