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States file another lawsuit over Obama transgender rules

By Paul J. Weber / Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas and four other Republican-led states filed another lawsuit Tuesday seeking to roll back the Obama administration's efforts to strengthen transgender rights, saying new federal nondiscrimination health rules could force doctors

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States file another lawsuit over Obama transgender rules

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas and four other Republican-led states filed another lawsuit Tuesday seeking to roll back the Obama administration's efforts to s ...

Crime scene tape marks the home on Jim Platt Road near Citronelle, Ala., Sunday, ...

Complaint: Man attacked people with ax, shot them with gun

CITRONELLE, Ala. -- A Mississippi man used a gun and an ax to kill five adults as they slept in an Alabama home, police allege in criminal complaints ...

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, second from left, and some of his attorneys arrive the court ...

Prosecutors: McCain comments shouldn't derail Bergdahl trial

FORT BRAGG, N.C. -- Attorneys for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl are trying to send his court case "off the judicial cliff" by arguing that U.S. Sen. John Mc ...

Ruling: Grad students at private universities can unionize

NEW YORK -- The National Labor Relations Board ruled Tuesday that student teaching and research assistants at private universities are employees and h ...


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Sports

McNeese will face Sam Houston State this weekend in the Football Championship Su ...

McNeese Position Preview: Led by Ryan Ross, diverse running back group looks to aid offensive line

Sweeping to his left with a running back following him during Tuesday’s practice at Cowboys Stadium, Lewayne Ross lowered himself toward an on ...

Valentine gets second chance with Tigers

LSU’s Travonte Valentine is 100-percent, certifiably eligible for the upcoming season.

LSU officials confirmed that big noseguard, who could fi ...

First year McNeese State head coach Lance Guidry watches two players tussle in a ...

McNeese notebook: Cowboys to name starting quarterback Wednesday; add Alabama transfer kicker

There has been no quarterback

controversy during McNeese State’s fall camp. Lance Guidry prefers to

term it “competition”

between ...

United States' Ryan Lochte competes in the men's 200-meter individual medley fin ...

Speedo USA, 2 other sponsors drop Lochte after Rio incident

Ryan Lochte lost three major sponsors when

swimsuit company Speedo USA, clothing giant Ralph Lauren and skin-care

firm Syneron-Candela

announced in ...


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Scene

Josie Arias, of Los Angeles, talks on her phone as she inspects a rack of clothe ...

Kanye West's weekend pop-up store in Boston draws big crowds

BOSTON -- Kanye West's pop-up clothing store has opened in downtown Boston.

The "Pablo" store is one of 21 that opened worldwide for three days only. ...

Apple Music posts new Frank Ocean video album

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Apple Music has released new and long-awaited music from Grammy-winning singer Frank Ocean in the form of a 45-minute "visual albu ...

Amy Schumer tweets a hint that her hit comedy series is over

NEW YORK -- Amy Schumer has hinted that she's done with her Comedy Central series "Inside Amy Schumer."

"We aren't making the show anymore," Schumer ...

Upcoming comedy show will make you laugh

Comedienne Hope Flood got started in comedy because she was a chubby kid who did not know how to fight. “I had to figure out how I was going to ...


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