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School Lunch Menus for October 12-16, 2015

The following menus for Oct. 12-16 for area schools have been submitted by supervisors of food services. Menus are subject to change. All include choice of milk. Beauregard Parish Lunch Monday: Chicken and cheese, Fiesta sticks, seasoned corn, green salad and mixed fruit. Tuesday: Beef burrito on wh ...


Dayton Leroy Rogers, convicted of killing six women and dumping their bodies in the forest east of Molalla, sits in court during a hearing, Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, in Portland, Ore. For the fourth time in 26 years, a jury will decide whether he should die. The Oregon Supreme Court has overturned his sentence three times before. (Randy L. Rasmussen/The Oregonian via AP)

Serial killer sent to death row 3 times faces 4th sentencing

PORTLAND, Ore.-- Three times Dayton Leroy Rogers has been sentenced to death, and three times his sentence has been overturned.

Rogers, one of Oregon ...

Twitter purging 336 workers as new CEO slashes costs

SAN FRANCISCO-- Twitter is laying off 336 employees, signaling CEO Jack Dorsey's resolve to slash costs while the company struggles to make money.

Th ...

California Gov. Jerry Brown signs one of the hundreds of bills he has left to deal with as Graciela Castillo-Krings, right, his deputy legislative secretary, looks on at his Capitol office in Sacramento, Calif., Friday Oct. 9, 2015. Brown has until Sunday to either sign, veto, or just let go into law the bills passed by lawmakers in the final days of this year's legislative session. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

California's sweeping new social policies could set trend

SACRAMENTO, Calif.-- California ends its legislative season having enacted some of the country's most aggressive social policies: Laws requiring stude ...

In this Jan. 13, 2015 photo, Kameelah Rashad demonstrates outside the U.S. Courthouse in Philadelphia. A federal appeals court on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015, reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department's surveillance of Muslim groups in New Jersey after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, saying any resulting harm came from the city's tactics, not the media's reporting of them.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Court reinstates lawsuit over NYPD surveillance of Muslims

PHILADELPHIA-- A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department's surveillance of Muslim groups in N ...

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Sports High School Sports Podcast: Episode 6

In Episode 6 of the American Press Southwest Louisiana Preps podcast sports reporters Troy LaFleur and Warren Arceneaux look look back Week 6 of hig ...

Get those special teams under control, Tigers

BATON ROUGE — It turns out there’s a downside to all the touchdowns LSU has been scoring of late.

Football rules are pretty clear on the ...

This McNeese team is the real deal

Yes, Lake Charles, the Cowboys are back, and they’re for real.

Reasonable doubt was to be had after a historically strong start to the season w ...

Tiger Stadium's purple haze atmosphere

BATON ROUGE — So you want LSU football games without the weekend-long traffic snarls and knotted clusters?

Pretty simple.

Just don’t tel ...

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In this Nov. 15, 2007 photo, Hugh Hefner smiles while signing copies of the Playboy calendar and Playboy Cover To Cover: The 50's DVD box set in Los Angeles. Playboy will no longer publish photos of nude women as part of a redesign of the decades-old magazine, according to a news report Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. Executives for the magazine company told The New York Times that the change will take place in March 2016. Playboy editor Cory Jones contacted founder and current editor in chief Hugh Hefner recently about dropping nude photos from the print edition and he agreed, the Times reported. (Ian West/PA via AP)

Less skin: Playboy to stop running pictures of nude women

LOS ANGELES-- Playboy is about to find out how many people really do read it for the articles.

The magazine that helped usher in the sexual revolutio ...

In a photo provided by the Vermont State Police, actor Randy Quaid stands in the Vermont State Police barracks in St. Albans, Vt., Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. State Police say Quaid has been taken into custody while trying to cross from Canada into the United States. State Police say the

Randy Quaid, wife held in Vermont on fugitive charges

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont judge has ordered actor Randy Quaid held on $500,000 bail on charges that he and his wife skipped out of the co ...

In this Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 photo, curator and actor-comedian Steve Martin poses for a portrait in a gallery for the exhibit

Steve Martin gets serious as curator of artist Lawren Harris

LOS ANGELES -- Comedian, actor, writer, musician, and now we can add art curator to that long list of titles placed alongside Steve Martin's name.

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In this Feb. 22, 2014 file photo, Vin Diesel speaks on stage at the 45th NAACP Image Awards at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif. Diesel said he took the role in the

Diesel says 'Witch Hunter' role cathartic to deal with grief

NEW YORK (AP) — Vin Diesel still struggles over the loss of his friend and "Furious" co-star Paul Walker, so taking on the role of an immortal i ...

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