City workers wearing gloves — and a few in face masks — threw sofas, armchairs and quilts into garbage trucks Thursday, clearing out a homeless encampment of about 160 people. Officials said it attracted rats and called it a public health hazard.
The manager of Louisiana’s Superdome is recommending that dome officials have an engineering study done with an eye toward changing the stadium’s emergency power systems.
The failure of a device meant to protect the power supply to the Superdome caused the Super Bowl blackout, the stadium’s power company said Friday as it took the blame for the outage that brought the game to a halt for more than a half-hour.
While authorities investigate the causes of the 34-minute Super Bowl blackout, documents show that Superdome officials were worried last fall about losing power at the big game.
The blackout at the Superdome will not stop the Super Bowl from returning to New Orleans.
A power outage during the Super Bowl sent CBS scrambling and knocked its announcers off the air.
Former Saints QB Bobby Herbert talks about how big the Saints first regular season home game will be.
Chase Daniel is keeping his options open when he becomes a free agent.