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Pope on free speech: What about turning the other cheek?

By The Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines — Whatever happened to turning the other cheek?

Pope Francis made headlines when he said en route to the Philippines that there were limits to free speech, especially when

it ridicules or insults someone’s faith. But he raised even more eyebrows when he explained hi ...


(AP Photo)

Walker forms group to boost possible Walker 2016 bid

MADISON, Wis. — Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced Tuesday that he formed a political organization to help boost a potential 2016 ...

(Lance Traweek / American Press)

Body identified in apparent murder-suicide

Lake Charles Police Department has identified the body of the 22-year-old Lake Charles woman, who was allegedly murdered Sunday by her boyfriend.

Oct ...


Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration floated a plan Tuesday that for the first time would open up a broad swath of the Atlantic Coast to drilli ...


La. jobless rate rises even as job totals hit record highs

Louisiana's economy keeps creating jobs, but it can't keep up with the state's growing workforce.

The state's unemployment rate rose in December for ...

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Deflategate: Flat footballs won't take air out of game

As if the Super Bowl needed any more hype.

It is the biggest game of each year, with millions of viewers tuning in for the pregame, halftime and comm ...

(AP Photo)

Border Protection lends a hand for Super Bowl security

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Black Hawk helicopters and truck-sized X-ray machines that are typically deployed along the U.S.-Mexico border have been broug ...

(AP Photo)

Full jury seated to hear murder trial of Aaron Hernandez

FALL RIVER, Mass. — A full jury was seated Monday for the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, and the judge push ...


No need for change, pro baseball is good as it currently is

Last week Major League Baseball...

Oh, I’m sorry, finish updating your Facebook status or Twitter or whatever and we will continue.


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Barrel racing, calf roping, bareback bronc riding and bull riding competitions are some of the exciting highlights expected this weekend at the Southwest District Livestock Show and Rodeo. (American Press Archives)

Southwest District Livestock Show and Rodeo tickets on sale today

The 76th annual Southwest District Livestock Show and Rodeo will be Feb. 5-7 at the Burton Coliseum Complex.

Nancy McCluskey, event marketing special ...


Bayou Corne sinkhole to be featured on LPB's 'Nova'

The sinkhole at Bayou Corne will be featured in a scientific look at what causes sinkholes and the destruction they can bring

when “Sinkholes & ...

The turf and surf poboy option comes with deli-quality sliced roast beef and Cajun seasoned shrimp.

Options are endless at Old School Poboys' new location

Do you have friends who can be very

indecisive when it comes to figuring out what they want to eat? Do they

always tell you

it doesn’t matter ...


Patron's Art Show to showcase new artists

New and upcoming artists will have a chance to feature their work during Stellar Beans Coffee House and Edibles’s third annual Patrons’ Ar ...

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