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Muslim businessman accuses yacht club of discrimination

HARTFORD, Conn. -- A Muslim businessman and his wife are suing a Connecticut yacht club on allegations club board members rejected their membership ap ...

In this Oct. 21, 2016 photo, students arrive at Falmouth High School in Falmouth, Maine. The town of Falmouth is one of several municipalities around the country that has canceled school on Election Day to avoid placing children at risk in case the heated rhetoric spills into confrontations or even violence at the polling places. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

Fearing Election Day trouble, some US schools cancel classes

FALMOUTH, Maine -- Rigged elections. Vigilante observers. Angry voters. The claims, threats and passions surrounding the presidential race have led co ...

Prince Albert II of Monaco, center, tours a house he recently purchased in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. It's the home where his mother, Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly, grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Prince Albert II visits new purchase: mom Grace Kelly's home

PHILADELPHIA -- Prince Albert II of Monaco was in Philadelphia on Tuesday inspecting a house he recently purchased: the home where his mother, Oscar-w ...

This undated photo provided by attorney Paige Fiedler shows Alexandra Avila, of Columbus Junction, Iowa. Avila has filed a lawsuit that alleges her co-workers at the Coralville, Iowa office of Sedgwick Claims Management Services repeatedly used the image of Donald Trump to harass her after she objected to Trump's comments about Mexican immigrants. (Alexandra Avila/Paige Fiedler via AP)

Hispanic woman claims co-workers used Trump images to harass

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A Hispanic woman says her white co-workers at an Iowa claims office used images of Donald Trump to racially harass her for months a ...

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Kylon Highshaw makes a catch against Stephen F. Austin (Rick Hickman / The American Press)

McNeese's Kent Shelby puts pride aside as new offensive system incorporates new receivers

Kent Shelby enters each McNeese offensive huddle with a hefty, albeit hypothetical, sum of money. He looks around to his fellow receivers.

“B ...

Three Point Stance: Big games ahead in final two weeks

We’re just two week away from the end of the high school football season. And as sad as that may be, that means district play is heating up and ...

Turning heads: Nation, CBS taking notice of Fournette's return to field

LSU is off this Saturday, but next week for the sixth straight year the Tigers’ home showdown against No. 1-ranked Alabama will be CBS’ pr ...

Oberlin High School quarterback James Kirklin runs for a big gain Oct. 7 against Hamilton Christian (Kirk Meche/American Press)

Great expectations: Oberlin quarterback meeting all coach's hopes, and then some

When first-year Oberlin head coach Durell Peloquin took charge of the Tigers earlier this year, he didn’t really know what to expect. 

He ...

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Children take part in one-on-one pottery lessons at ArtsFest on Saturday, Oct. 22. (Special to American Press)

Events offer two ways to learn, have fun at LC Civic Center this weekend


Children can show their creative side with a variety of art projects at this year’s ArtsFest, set for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at the L ...

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'The Rocky Horror Show' returns

The downtown event of the season is back by popular demand.

“The Rocky Horror Show” gained a global cult following in the 1970s, and in L ...

BBQ Cook-off & Praise Festival benefits students

The seventh annual Holy Smoke BBQ Cook-off & Praise Festival will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at the DeQuincy Railroad Museum Pavilion.

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An image by photographer Keith Monroe, left, and one of the Asian kites that are part of two exhibits opening Friday. (Special to American Press) 

Two exhibits to open at Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center

An opening reception for two exhibits will be 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, in the Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center, 1001 Ryan St.

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