This coming week, New Orleans will welcome thousands of music fans to its banks with the annual Jazz & Cultural Heritage Festival. The city's signature sound started taking shape decades before the recorded era, but one of the first musicians to immortalize zydeco on wax was singer and accordionist Amede Ardoin.
Kou Na, Lu Siqi, Lu Lixin and Cui Zhilian tuck in to their hot pot. They say they often go to the restaurant, but the wait is long so they decided to order delivery. When they're done eating, they can call the hotline and a deliveryman will pick everything up, including all of the trash.
For most of us, Chinese takeout means little white boxes packed full of sweet and sour pork and General Tso's chicken. But in China, facing intense competition, restaurants are getting innovative. One chain has come up with the ultimate Chinese takeout: hot pot in your very own home.
The political wrangling continues over a new congressional district map for Colorado, after a bi-partisan group charged with the task of drawing up a new map reached an impasse. It’s one of the topics our media partners and Colorado Public Television and Colorado Inside Out are discussing. Here’s host Raj Chohan.