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Budget deficits don't ever end

By Jim Beam/American Press

Gov. John Bel Edwards has made it clear he intends to call the Legislature into special session again to deal with an estimated $320 million budget shortfall in the current fiscal year. Unfortunately, the Republican resistance he faced in the House during most of 2016 appears to be alive and well. F ...

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Paul McCartney files lawsuit against Sony/ATV over copyright

NEW YORK -- Paul McCartney says he wants his music to get back to where it once belonged.

McCartney filed a lawsuit in federal court in Manhattan on ...

Critical federal approvals for massive Wyoming wind project

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The biggest onshore wind development in the works in the U.S. has received two critical federal approvals.

The U.S. Bureau of Land ...

Consumer agency sues Navient over student loan repayments

WASHINGTON -- Federal regulators have sued Navient, accusing the biggest U.S. student loan company of making it harder for borrowers to repay loans by ...

CIA publishes guidelines for handling Americans' info

WASHINGTON -- Two days before Donald Trump takes office, the CIA on Wednesday published for the first time its guidelines for how it collects, stores, ...


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Sports

In this Dec. 15, 2006, photo, Houston Astros long time first baseman and four-ti ...

Bagwell, Raines, Ivan Rodriguez elected to Hall of Fame

NEW YORK -- Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez have been elected to baseball's Hall of Fame, earning the honor as Trevor Hoffman and Vladimir ...

McNeese coach Lance Guidry paces during the Cowboys' 35-0 loss to Central Arkans ...

Six total games now known as McNeese State works to finalize 2017 football schedule

Still without the official release from the school, McNeese State’s 2017 football schedule continues to slowly trickle to the public.

Off a 6 ...

Johnson leads Iota to road win

Iota’s Shydee Johnson came out of halftime blazing, leading the Iota Lady Dogs to a 55-48 District 4-3A win over St. Louis.

The win kept Iota ( ...

Statement victory: Bucs win showdown with Broncos

The Barbe girls basketball team made a statement with a dominant 59-34 district win against Sam Houston on Tuesday night on its home floor.

The Bucs ...


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Scene

This image released by NBC shows Sterling K. Brown as Randall in a scene from th ...

NBC renews hit drama 'This Is Us' for 2 more seasons

PASADENA, Calif. -- NBC's hit freshman drama "This Is Us" will be sticking around for at least a couple more years.

The network said Wednesday's that ...

This undated image released by Ron Davis shows Crystal Wilkinson, author of

'Birds of Opulence' author wins Gaines literary award

NEW ORLEANS -- When author Crystal Wilkinson of Kentucky learned she won the 2016 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence, she said she reverte ...

In this Feb. 8, 2013 photo, John Legend performs onstage at the Los Angeles Conv ...

John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Metallica set to play Grammys

LOS ANGELES -- John Legend, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Metallica are set to perform at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles next month.

Underwood ...

Inaugural concert to feature Toby Keith, Jennifer Holliday

WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's inaugural welcome concert next week will feature country star Toby Keith, singer Jennifer Holliday and actor Jon Voight, ...


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