American Press

Thursday, April 27, 2017
Southwest Louisiana ,

Trump, Argentine President Macri hold White House talks

3:24 PM

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump welcomed Argentine President Mauricio Macri to the White House for talks on Thursday and said the two countries will be "great friends, better than ever before."A red carpet and military honor guard awaited Macri

Alton Sterling shooting prompts new look at police training

1:54 PM

BATON ROUGE — The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved several measures aimed at addressing police training and one that would shorten the time officers under investigation have to secure legal counsel.

The measures were brought to the committee partly in response to the officer-invo ...

Trump says US won't leave NAFTA, for now

12:11 PM

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump said he has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement at this time, but could still withdraw if he concludes a renegotiated pact is not "a fair deal

Discipline debate: School spanking ban proposed

9:03 AM

BATON ROUGE — Members of the House Education Committee voted 6-5 on Wednesday to support legislation to ban paddling in public schools.

House Bill 497, by Rep. Barbara Norton, D-Shreveport, heads to the House floor for consideration. The measure would prevent corporal punishment in public scho ...


Berkeley under police watch after Coulter talk canceled

BERKELEY, Calif. -- Berkeley, known as the home of the American free speech movement, was under heavy police watch on Thursday in advance of what was expected to be a large protest over a canceled appearance by conservative commentator Ann Coulter.

The author said she was forced to cancel a speaking event at the University ...

Cowgirls get early start: Can clinch SLC's No. 1 tournament seed

McNeese State will start its three-game Southland Conference series against Stephen F. Austin a day early in an effort to avoid the inclement weather forecast this weekend at Cowgirl Diamond. The series opener will start at 6 p.m. today with a doubleheader scheduled for 3 p.m. Friday. The first-place Cowgirls (33-16, 18-3 S ...



Study finds Samsung's S8 phones more prone to screen cracks

NEW YORK -- Samsung's latest phones feature big wraparound screens and lots of glass. They also appear to break more easily, according to tests run by SquareTrade, a company that sells gadget-repair plans.

The nearly all-glass design of Samsung's Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus makes them beautiful, SquareTrade said, but also "extrem ...


High Flying Birds: Chennault International Airshow takes to skies this weekend

The excitement has been building for weeks and now the Chennault International Airshow, a show that promises plenty of awe-inspiring sights and sounds to thrill all ages, runs throughout this weekend, April 28-30, at Chennault International Airport.

The Thunderbirds — the U.S. Air Force’s premier jet demonstrati ...


Legislators face three choices

Gov. John Bel Edwards’ controversial commercial activity tax is dead, and few — including the governor — are mourning its demise. Now, the ball is in the hands of House Republican leaders, and they have shown some willingness to try and find a better solution for closing a $1.4 billion deficit before July ...

Top Ads

HHHCNAsAll Shifts If interested please apply atResthaven Nursing & Reha ... More Details
EXPERIENCED HAIR Stylist. Mature with clientele preferred. Call 337-853-028 ... More Details
CDL DRIVERS(Class B) Local deliveries Must be able to drive both automatic ... More Details
HAMPTON INN of Sulphur is now hiring for Housekeeping and House Person. Ple ... More Details
LABORER NEEDED must be experienced in concrete work. Call 436-5560, 7am-5pm ... More Details
SALES ARE BOOMING!•Sales People• Needed at KIA OF LAKE CH ... More Details
I WILL do housekeeping. Please call 337-304-2175. Ask for Dee. More Details
LEGAL INSTRUCTORFull Time Are you a leader? Do you excel teaching others? T ... More Details
HHHSalespeopleNeeded at Lake CharlesPre-Owned Superstore Apply in person a ... More Details
LEBLANC 20 ACRES cleared, fenced, pond, old home site. Call 337-884-5714 More Details
CARLYSS, 2 ACRE lot, restricted, 200 x 440, ready to build, $70,000. Call ... More Details
MOSS BLUFF New commercial office space 800/1600 square feet for lease avail ... More Details
NEW FRENCH Country,island kitchen, granite counters, breakfast area, great ... More Details
428 WEST CLAUDE, Lake Charles. Spacious 3/2 on large lot. Great location be ... More Details
LAKESIDE HOME for sale. 3/2 fish from your back deck. 3906 Marie Court, Lak ... More Details
822 5TH STREET, Garden District, Spacious 2/2 with bonus room and office, W ... More Details
WATER FRONT RIVER LOTS for sale in Indian Village on Calcasieu River (near ... More Details
FOR SALE by owner 8025 Miles Road $320,000. Custom built 4/3.5 home situate ... More Details
A 2/1 1011 CAMELIA Street. $70,000. Call (972)989-4888. More Details
DOORS, WINDOWS & More by Vanicor 2625 Hwy 397 dennis.vanicor ... More Details
LIKE NEW queen plush soft pillowtop mattress /box spring $350 476-9846 More Details
BUSTERS FAMOUS Boiled Crawfish. Limited time only $.99/pound to go only. Ea ... More Details
USED FURNITURE king, queen, twin sets, sofas, loveseats, tables, chairs, 43 ... More Details
TEETER HANG-UP like new. Inversion table. $175. 337-302-2502 More Details
LARGE SHRIMP. Fresh from the MV God's Blessings. $2.75 per pound. We ... More Details
SOFA AND Loveseat. Green and tan. Good condition. $200/set. Call 337-244-81 ... More Details
FREON R12 Wanted. Certified buyer will come to you! We pick up and pay CASH ... More Details
FOR SALE dark green lift chair, bought January 2017. $500. Call 337-479-7 ... More Details
FREE BLACK labrador /blue healer male and pit/chocolate lab female. Call/te ... More Details
IF YOU can name it, I can build it. Small or large jobs, 40 years e ... More Details
BRETT'S HOME improvement. Remodeling and house painting. Brett 337 ... More Details
METAL COVERINGS Carports • patios • RV covers • ... More Details
CHILD CARE in my home, Sulphur 7-3:30. Please call 337-626-2243. More Details
LA ROOFING Lifetime Architects Metal, Flats, Siding. All Carpentry/Repa ... More Details
CJ ENTERPRISES Residential and Commercial Handyman services. 337-292-5445. ... More Details
JOURNEYMAN ROOFER specializing in roof repairs, 45 years experience. Hone ... More Details
A 1 STOP Construction and Leveling. All your home improvement needs. Painti ... More Details

Copyright © 2017 American Press

Privacy Policies: American Press