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Early Streisand nightclub recording remastered for release

Sep. 23, 2022 15:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A series of 1962 performances by Barbra Streisand at a Manhattan nightclub before she became a superstar have been remastered and will be released this fall. “Barbra Streisand — Live at the Bon Soir” features songs from a three night stint at the Bon Soir...

Louisiana casino plans to move ashore by 2024

Sep. 17, 2022 11:56 AM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A riverboat casino in Louisiana's capital city has been given approval to move onto land. The Louisiana Gaming Control Board this week unanimously approved the casino’s request to move off of its aging gambling boat and into the casino’s atrium, news...

Police: Bag found at Stockholm festival had an explosive

Aug. 22, 2022 10:57 AM EDT

STOCKHOLM (AP) — A bag with an explosive charge was found in a Stockholm park during an annual cultural festival and police have opened a preliminary investigation into attempted public destruction, police in Sweden said Monday. On Sunday, a bag was found and its content was...

Louisiana natives serve true Cajun cuisine at Alabama biz

Aug. 20, 2022 01:07 AM EDT

CULLMAN, Ala. (AP) — Two Terrebonne Parish natives are serving real Cajun cuisine to hungry Alabama diners. Aaron Coombs and Kendrick Boudreaux work their culinary magic at Hank’s Sports Bar and Rumors Deli in Cullman, Alabama, a “cheese wedge” shaped building as Coombs...

Florida's 'Don't Say Gay' law fuels anti-LGBTQ hate online

Aug. 10, 2022 14:37 PM EDT

Research that analyzed social media posts finds that hateful references to gays, lesbians and other LGBTQ people surged online after Florida passed a law that bars instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in kindergarten through third grade. References to pedophiles and...

'P-Valley' explores Black strip club culture, gay acceptance

Aug. 09, 2022 13:35 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Katori Hall first pitched the idea to convert her popular play about Black strip club culture into the television series “P-Valley,” the Pulitzer Prize winner was either quickly rejected after meeting with networks or denied before she could fully explain the concept....