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A crowd watches during a moment of silence for county workers at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino, Calif., Friday, Dec. 2, 2016. At the moment when shooters unleashed terror on San Bernardino a year ago, county employees remembered their fallen colleagues with a moment of silence late Friday morning. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

San Bernardino recalls terror attack with silence, speakers

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- At the moment when shooters unleashed terror on San Bernardino a year ago, county employees remembered their fallen colleagu ...

Chef credited with inventing General Tso's chicken has died

NEW YORK -- The chef who has been credited with inventing General Tso's chicken — a world-famous Chinese food staple that is not served in China ...

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Early voting for Louisiana runoff election ends Saturday

BATON ROUGE -- The weeklong period for voters to cast early ballots in the Dec. 10 election is nearing its end.

Saturday marks the final day for earl ...

Vice President-elect Mike Pence reads

Pence reads to school children at tree-lighting ceremony

INDIANAPOLIS -- Indiana governor and Vice President-elect Mike Pence hosted a tree-lighting ceremony at the Statehouse.

The Republican appeared with ...

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Lagrange Keman Orphey goes up for the layup during the 1st half of their game gainst Ouachita on Thursday at LCB. (American Press Archives) 

Hamilton learning on the job

Hamilton Christian advanced to the winners bracket of its own 16-team basketball tournament, the Showdown at the Lake, as it defeated Carver 64-33 Thu ...

Barbe's #12 goes up for the shot over St. Louis #10 and past #25 during the 1st half of their game on Thursday at St. Louis. (American Press)

Tanks keeps Bucs unbeaten

A big first half from Divine Tanks led the Barbe Lady Bucs to a 56-35 win over host St. Louis Thursday in the first day of the Lakeside National Bank ...

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Guidry ends challenging season with hope

In the minutes following McNeese State’s 41-10 shellacking of Lamar, the final game of Lance Guidry’s first season, the 45-year-old Welsh ...

Lady Saint's Elisia Smith (14) drives to the basket against Lady Knight's (13) in the 1st quarter of their district matchup at St. Louis Catholic High School in Lake Charles, La., Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Lake Charles American Press, )

Girls converge at St. Louis for Winter Classic

Some of the state’s best girls basketball teams will congregate and play under one roof this weekend for the Lakeside Bank Ladies Winter Classic ...

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More than cookie sellers, Girl Scouts enter music industry

NEW YORK -- The Girl Scouts of the USA are used to making you smile with sweet cookies, but now they're hoping to soothe your ears with sweet music.


Light up the Lake parade and fireworks canceled

Despite the area's forecasted rainy weather, Light up the Lake activities scheduled for Saturday will continue as scheduled except for the street and ...

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New 'Hamilton' CD features songs by Alicia Keys, Sia, Usher

NEW YORK -- The Broadway megahit "Hamilton" has already spawned a best-selling cast album, a PBS documentary and a book about its creation. Now it's s ...

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Bluefish: A new take on a familiar and memorable favorite

I remember Sunday afternoons as a kid fondly.

We’d stumble out of church, sleepy and content. I’d hold my brother’s hand as we walk ...

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