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Ohio museum's sale of antiquities from Egypt draws criticism

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Ohio's Toledo Museum of Art is selling 68 antiquities from its collection, a move drawing criticism from a nationally known archaeolog ...

In emails, Clinton campaign measures diversity among staff

WASHINGTON -- Senior staff members on Hillary Clinton's nascent campaign were conscious about diversity in the top ranks two months before the Democra ...

In this Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 photo, Nicholas Novak poses for a photo in Lynwood, Ill. Novak, a part-time worker needed an operation and found out Medicaid would cover his $46,000 bill. The coverage was made eligible through Obama's Medicaid expansion. Medicaid has long been the stepchild of government health care programs. Now it's finally coming into its own, even as the 2016 presidential election could change its fate. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

As Medicaid loses stigma, election may cloud its future

WASHINGTON -- Medicaid, often stigmatized among government health care programs, is finally coming into its own.

The federal-state program for low-in ...

President Barack Obama and Democratic Senate candidate Catherine Cortez Masto wave to the crowd during an event at Cheyenne High School in North Las Vegas, Nev., Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. Obama is in Nevada to boost Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and help Democrats in their bid to retake control of the Senate. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama raises money for Clinton, boosts down-ballot Democrats

SAN DIEGO -- Lobbing zingers at Donald Trump and congressional Republicans, President Barack Obama is raising money for Hillary Clinton on a western s ...

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Night at the races: Fournette runs over Rebs

BATON ROUGE -- Maybe LSU missed Leonard Fournette more than the Tigers knew.

Or maybe the R&R did him some good.

Three weeks and two games off c ...

Lacassine found lacking for bass

The consensus among bass and bream fishermen about the past season at Lacassine Reserve, which closed for the year last Saturday, was that it wasn&rsq ...

Former LSU QB Jones receives HOF honor

BATON ROUGE — Former LSU quarterback Bert Jones, who made a huge play in the lore of the series with Ole Miss, was honored on the field during a ...

Three Point Stance: Big plays abound in Week 8

Staff writers Warren Arceneaux and Tyler Nunez review Week 8 of the high school football season in this edition of the Three Point Stance.

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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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