Nick DeRiso is UCR's assistant managing editor. He was named columnist of the year five times by the Associated Press, Louisiana Press Association and Louisiana Sports Writers Association during a lengthy career in the newspaper industry, and previously oversaw a daily section that was named Top 10 in the nation by the AP.
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Metallica Release Roughly 12 Seconds of New Music
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Kinks’ Dave and Ray Davies Perform Together For First Time in Nearly 20 Years
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