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In this Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 photo, Jay Leno participates in the

In this Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 photo, Jay Leno participates in the "Jay Leno's Garage" panel at the The NBCUniversal Summer TCA Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Leno's "Garage" debuts Wed., Oct. 7, 2015, at 10 p.m. ET on CNBC. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

'Jay Leno's Garage' rolls into prime-time on CNBC

By Lynn Elber / Associated Press

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.-- Jay Leno says it's been easy to lure Francis Ford Coppola, Laurence Fishburne and other famous folks to his new car-centric TV show.All he has to do is assure them that "Jay Leno's Garage," debuting at 10 p.m. EDT Wednesday o


Atlanta police investigator Sergeant L. Lacoss measures the broken window at building where a handcuffed man jumped through a third-floor window Tuesday morning, Oct. 6, 2015 in downtown Atlanta to avoid arrest. The man was in

Handcuffed man crashes through window, dies after 40-ft fall

ATLANTA-- A handcuffed man seeking to avoid arrest died after crashing head-first through the third-floor window glass of a downtown Atlanta office bu ...

FILE - In this Monday, July 7, 2014, file photo, Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy speaks at a news conference as police displayed Chicago police display some of the thousands of illegal firearms they have confiscated so far this year in their battle against gun violence. The recent mass shooting at an Oregon community college has put the debate over gun violence and gun control into the center of the presidential race. At least some of the Republicans who are running have pointed to Chicago as proof that gun control laws don't work. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)

Chicago gun laws not as strict as they once were

CHICAGO-- The mass shooting at an Oregon community college last week thrust the debate over the nation's gun laws to the center of the presidential ra ...

In this Feb. 25, 2015, photo, President Barack Obama speaks during a town hall meeting on immigration hosted by Telemundo and MSNBC, at Florida International University in Miami. New government figures show deportations of immigrants in the United States illegally have declined for the third consecutive year. The figures obtained by The Associated Press show that the Obama administration deported just over 231,000 people during the past 12 months ending September 28. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

US government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

WASHINGTON-- The Obama administration deported fewer immigrants over the past 12 months than at any time since 2006, according to internal figures obt ...

This undated photo provided by the University of Connecticut police department shows student Luke Gatti, 19, of Bayville, N.Y., who was arrested Sunday night, Oct. 4, 2015, following an altercation over purchasing macaroni and cheese at a market on the school's Storrs, Conn. campus. A 9-minute, obscenity-laced video clip went viral, showing Gatti arguing with and eventually shoving a manager at a food court inside the school's student union. (AP Photo/University of Connecticut Police Department)

Connecticut university student arrested over mac and cheese

STORRS, Conn. -- A University of Connecticut student has gotten into a confrontation with a campus food court manager who wouldn't let him buy macaron ...

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Conference showdown with Southeastern next for McNeese

For the first time since the season opener, there is a big-game feel entering the week for McNeese State.

The No. 22 Cowboys (4-0, 3-0 Southland) wil ...

McNeese will be without defensive lineman Brian Hine, shown above making a tackle last year, for the entire season. (Rick Hickman / American Press Archives)

McNeese's Hine to miss rest of season

McNeese has managed to navigate through the first four games of the season without senior defensive end Brian Hine, and they

will have to continue do ...

(MGNonline) College & Pro Podcast: Episode 2

In the second episode American Press college and pro football podcast,

McNeese State beat writer Alex Hickey and managing sports editor Jim

Gazzol ... High School Sports Podcast: Episode 4

In this week's edition of the American Press high school sports podcast,

reporters Warren Arceneaux and Troy LaFleur take a look back at

Westlake' ...

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In this Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015 photo, Jay Leno participates in the

'Jay Leno's Garage' rolls into prime-time on CNBC

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.-- Jay Leno says it's been easy to lure Francis Ford Coppola, Laurence Fishburne and other famous folks to his new car-centric TV ...

In this Nov. 6, 2014 photo, entertainer Bill Cosby gestures during an interview at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art in Washington. Model Chloe Goins sued Cosby in a Los Angeles federal court on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, claiming the comedian sexually assualted her in 2008 at the Playboy Mansion. Cosby's attorney has previously denied Goins' accusations, which are now also being reviewed by Los Angeles prosecutors for a possible criminal case. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Model sues Bill Cosby over alleged 2008 sexual assault

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A model who has accused Bill Cosby of drugging her at the Playboy Mansion in 2008 sued the comedian on Tuesday for sexual ass ...

This image by local photographer Jon Clayton — titled “Midnight Construction” — shows a group of men pouring concrete in the middle of the night by the light of a single bulb hanging from an electrical wire strung between two looming concrete trucks. (Special to the American Press)

Local photographer unveils Beijing photos at DeRidder art gallery

DERIDDER — The RealArt DeRidder Art

Gallery this month will feature “Chinography: China from the perspective

of an adopted

son,” ...

Lady Gaga, right, kisses executive producer/director/writer Ryan Murphy as they arrive at the Los Angeles premiere screening of

Lady Gaga said she felt alive and 'like herself' on 'AHS'

LOS ANGELES — Appearing in the new season of "American Horror Story" was a life boost for Lady Gaga.

The singer raved about her experience on " ...

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