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More than 800 images have already been uploaded to the newly launched website. (Special to the American Press)

More than 800 images have already been uploaded to the newly launched website. (Special to the American Press)

Show the world your love of Louisiana

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser is encouraging Louisiana residents to share their state love with the world. “I need help promoting Louisiana,” Nungesser told the American Press editorial board Friday. “I can’t send a film crew all over Louisiana, but (the people) can do it.” ...


McCain makes secret trip to Syria to meet with US troops

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain, one of President Donald Trump's harshest critics, made a secret trip to northern Syria to visit U.S. forces stationed ...

Texas, Trump administration seek to delay voter ID hearing

AUSTIN, Texas -- The U.S. Justice Department joined Texas' attorney general Wednesday in asking a federal court to delay a hearing on the state's vote ...

Ivanka Trump visits center for minority-owned businesses

WASHINGTON -- Ivanka Trump has expanded her research on economic policy with a visit to a Baltimore center for minority-owned small businesses.

A Whi ...

'Monster' ex-USA Gymnastics doctor charged with sex assault

LANSING, Mich. -- A Michigan sports doctor who treated elite female U.S. gymnasts was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting nine girls, including ...

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First-year McNeese State head coach Lance Guidry fields questions during Wednesd ...

Sources: Eman Naghavi heads to UL-Monroe while former Cowboy Wayne Cordova returns to McNeese as DFO

Lance Guidry’s second McNeese State football staff is quickly taking shape.

Two sources with knowledge of the situation confirmed to the Americ ...

Source: McNeese State will hire Wayne Cordova as director of football operations

As he intended all along, Lance Guidry’s keeping his coaching staff full of the McNeese State family.

Guidry will tab former Cowboy defensive ...

Eman Naghavi (courtesy McNeese State)

Source: McNeese offensive line coach Eman Naghavi headed to UL-Monroe

Second-year McNeese State offensive line coach Eman Naghavi has accepted the same position at UL-Monroe, a source confirmed to the American Press on ...

T-Beau Faul, St. Louis senior forward 

Saints go for three-peat: Out to avenge loss to Episcopal in process

When the St. Louis boys soccer team suffered its third loss, a 2-0 decision to Episcopal in December, it looked as if the two-time defending state cha ...

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Ryan Gosling, left, and Emma Stone in a scene from,

In Oscar winners about Hollywood, undercurrents of anxiety

NEW YORK — Hollywood is ready for its close-up. Again.

If Damien Chazelle's "La La Land" is to win

best picture at Sunday's Academy Awards &md ...

In this Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, file photo, Country music singer Eric Church pe ...

Eric Church cancels 25K tickets bought by scalpers

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Country star Eric Church has been battling ticket scalpers for years as his popularity grew and he began selling out arenas. But h ...

Batman, voiced by Will Arnett, in a scene from

'Lego Batman' stays No. 1, conquers 'The Great Wall'

NEW YORK — "The Lego Batman Movie" commanded the Presidents Day weekend box office, staying No. 1 for the second straight

week, while the China ...

James Charles. (MGNonline)

CoverGirl male model apologizes for Ebola comment

NEW YORK -- The first male spokesperson for CoverGirl cosmetics is apologizing for saying he was scared to be traveling to Africa because he was afrai ...

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