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Transgender man sues over Indiana law blocking name change

By The Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- A transgender man granted asylum by the U.S. last year is challenging an Indiana law that prevents him from changing his first name to a male name that matches his gender identity. The 31-year-old, who was brought to Indiana from Mexico illegally by his parents at age six, contends i ...

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Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office to hold women's safety seminar in October

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office next month will hold a women’s safety seminar at its training academy, at 3958 Mallard Cove Drive.

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Louisiana files complaint over federal overtime rule

Louisiana recently joined a group of 21 states in filing a federal court complaint against the U.S. Department of Labor about its new overtime rule. T ...

26 West Nile cases in Louisiana so far this year

NEW ORLEANS -- The number of West Nile virus cases this year in Louisiana has risen to 26. That's up from 24 earlier this month.

Details released Fri ...

A technician examines the lighting grid as preparations continue for Monday's fi ...

Clinton, Trump look to overcome weaknesses on debate stage

WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump needs to prove to voters that he has the policy depth and gravitas to serve as commander in chief. Hillary Clinton needs a ...


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Sports

James Tabary fires a pass in McNeese's 42-35 win against Incarnate Word (Richard ...

McNeese coach Lance Guidry prohibits players from speaking to the media 'until they start acting like adults'

SAN ANTONIO -- A quick prayer ended and Lance Guidry made a beeline to the sideline following McNeese’s 42-35 win against Incarnate Word &mdas ...

Ed Duplessis intercepts Incarnate Word quarterback Trent Brittain on Saturday in ...

'We survived tonight': McNeese holds off furious fourth-quarter rally for 42-35 win against Incarnate Word

SAN ANTONIO -- Lance Guidry grabbed the microphone on his headset, pulling it aside to shout one last command at his offense which seemed content wi ...

McNeese receiver Parker Orgeron breaks a tackle during the Cowboys' 31-28 loss t ...

Pregame: Three big questions and a prediction for McNeese's first Southland road game

SAN ANTONIO -- McNeese has its first overnight road game against Incarnate Word later today at 6 p.m. Here are three big questions heading into the So ...

St. Louis defeats Cecila

CECILIA — Luke Gaskin picked off two passes and recovered a blocked punt in the end zone for a touchdown to lead St. Louis.

Gaskin fell on a pu ...


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Scene

Maddox Jolie-Pitt, from left, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt attend the 2013 Gover ...

Brad Pitt allegations relate to treatment of son

LOS ANGELES — Allegations Brad Pitt was abusive on a private plane last week relate to the actor's treatment toward his 15-year-old son, sources ...

In this July 30, 2016, photo, writer J.K. Rowling poses for photographers upon a ...

J.K. Rowling: Harambe isn't part of Harry Potter universe

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has clarified that slain Ohio gorilla, Harambe, is not a part of her fictional universe.

A new feature on Rowling's ...

A Block Off Broadway Community Theatre will present

ABOB to perform 'It's Only a Play' Saturday

JENNINGS — A Block Off Broadway Community Theatre will present Terrence McNally’s “It’s Only a Play” at 2 and 7 p.m. Sat ...

On Go Mex (Devin Dronett / American Press)

On Go Mex brings authentic Mexican to Lake Charles

I’m a huge fan of the ’90s TV show “Frasier.” You might even call me an addict.

I fall asleep to it most nights at volume le ...


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