Charles Arianna Evans

The 9-year-old boy who became the face of New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina is now a transsexual.

Among the thousands of New Orleans residents who were trapped inside the Superdome by Katrina’s surging floodwaters was little Charles Evans, who rode out the storm with his great-grandmother, Ophelia.

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August Alsina wearing Roper red plaid with dip detail shirt2

Amid reports that a well-known singer hustled his body for money in New Orleans, a Huffington Post contributing writer is challenging bisexual and down low black men to come out of the closet. The gay community often refers to these men as “trade”.

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Solange and Alan Ferguson

Solange Knowles and her then-fiance Alan Ferguson were seen riding vintage white painted bikes in the French Quarter on their way to their wedding at the Marigny Opera House in New Orleans on Sunday. Thankfully they weren’t knocked off their bikes by a speeding motorist. Seriously, who rides bicycles to a wedding?

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Robert Bell fugitive in New Orleans

Did you hear the story about the man who wiped out an entire family in Gwinnett County last month?

I didn’t either, and I read the AJC every day.

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Robert E. Bell, 33, has been on the run since Sept. 15 when he gunned down three members of the same family and injured a fourth person in a home near Snellville, just east of Atlanta.

Among the dead are Angelina Benton, 34, Benton’s 12-year-old son, Joseph McDonald, and her 19-year-old godson, Raynard Daniel.

Bell had been staying with the family for about 2 weeks. He and his victims are black.

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New Orleans parade victim

New Orleans police are on the hunt for 3 gunmen who opened fire on a crowd of people at a Mother’s Day parade in New Orleans on Sunday.

19 people were transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, according to a report on Reuters News website.

Among the wounded were ten men, seven women, and a girl and a boy both age 10. The victims were shot as they walked in a “2nd line” of about 300 people following behind the original parade participants.

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