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AP Sources: Tim Tebow expected to sign with Eagles on Monday

By The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA — It's Tebow Time in the City of Brotherly Love.

Tim Tebow is expected to sign a one-year contract with the Eagles on Monday, according to three people familiar with the deal. The people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Sunday because the contract hasn't be ...


Louisiana Legislature (American Press Archives)<br>

Briefs from the Louisiana Legislature's regular session

BATON ROUGE — A little-known drug derived from the leaves of a Southeast Asian tree would be added to Louisiana's list of illegal narcotics, und ...

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal. (Associated Press)

Louisiana moves ahead with abortion regulation rewrite

BATON ROUGE — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration has rewritten the state's abortion clinic regulations, a move that abortion-rights su ...

protest about Freddie Gray outside City Hall in Baltimore, Monday, April 20, 2015 (AP Photo)

Justice Department probes Baltimore police-custody death

BALTIMORE — The Justice Department said Tuesday it has opened an investigation into the death of a Freddie Gray, a black man who died of spinal ...


DOJ probes allegations of unlawful detentions in Evangeline

NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. Department of Justice says it's investigating allegations that people may have been detained unlawfully by police officer ...

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Arizona Diamondbacks' Yasmany Tomas (AP Photo)

US-Cuba relations challenge ballplayers choosing pro path

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Yasmany Tomas had three choices to continue his baseball career: stay in Cuba and make up to $2,500 a month, play in Japan w ...

New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams instructs his team against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Monday, April 20, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo)<br />

Pelicans coach Williams complaining about noise

SAN FRANCISCO — Oracle Arena, the rollicking home of the Golden State Warriors, has been considered one of the NBA’s loudest arenas for a ...


Freshmen are part of the college games

In a perfect world Jim Delany is probably right.

Or maybe he’s right in a past world.

But in the present, the Big Ten Commissioner is out of t ...

Junior ace Tanner Wright delivers a pitch for Sam Houston Monday. (Kirk Meche / Special to the American Press)

Sam Houston starts off Wright

Sometimes, all it takes is the Wright stuff and the No. 5-seeded Sam Houston Lady Broncos had that Monday night.

They opened the Class 5A softball pl ...

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Willie Nelson performs at the 17th annual Grammy Foundation Legacy Concert at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. (Associated Press)

Willie Nelson becomes latest celebrity in marijuana business

SPOKANE, Wash. — Country music star

Willie Nelson announced plans Monday to roll out his own brand of

marijuana, capitalizing

on his associat ...

Bruce Pickett prepares Bosco burgers during a previous Westlake Family Fun and Food Festival. (American Press Archives)<br />

It's Bosco burger time: Westlake festival this weekend

The Westlake Family, Fun and Food Festival is back, Friday-Sunday, April 17-19, with bingo, “Bosco burgers” and much more.

The festival b ...

Leslie Harless, seated, rehearses a scene for Lake Charles Little Theatre's production of

Friendship takes center stage in LC Little Theatre's "Steel Magnolias"

The final show of the Lake Charles Little Theatre’s 88th season reminds audiences of the importance of friends and helps give

expression to the ...

James Bond (Special to the American Press)

Boogaloo & 007 — 'Nobody does it better'

The Imperial Calcasieu Museum’s annual Boogaloo event will roll into the Lake Area at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at the Historic

Cash and Carry ...

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