News roundup: N.O. tourism hits milestone … Landrieu, Vitter want BP fines to help Gulf Coast

    Record year: Tourists spent a record $5.3 billion in New Orleans during 2010, according to the New Orleans Area Visitor Profile. More than 8.3 million people visited the Crescent City in 2010, the fir…

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