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NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift, TV journalist Gayle King and soccer star Mohamed Salah are among the six famous faces featured on the covers of Time magazine’s annual “100 Most Influential People in the World” issue. The other cover stars also included House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and actors Sandra Oh and Dwayne Johnson. Fellow Democrat Hillary Clinton wrote Pelosi “is living proof that when it comes to getting the job done, more often than not, it takes a woman.”

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11/25/2010
Area merchants are gearing up — the countdown to Black Friday is on. Thousands of area shoppers are expected to join millions nationwide on Friday descending on stores before dawn to take advantage...
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11/25/2010
Sometimes Thanksgiving comes early. At least it did for hundreds of local residents who showed up at the Ruston Civic Center on the evening of Nov. 17.
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11/24/2010
Members of Piney Hills Harmony Sweet Adelines rehearse for their upcoming show, "Christmas on the Bayou," set for 7 p.m. Dec. 4 at White's Ferry Road Church of Christ, 3201 N. 7th St. in West Monroe.
11/24/2010
With all of the Ruston Parks and Recreation fall sports wrapped up, let’s talk turkey. Let’s give thanks on Thanksgiving for its cornucopia of foods that are consumed on that day: stuffing,...
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11/24/2010
Everyone knows what the Thanksgiving holiday looks like currently and that the holiday is designed to give thanks for all the blessings given throughout the year. However, many are a bit hazy on the...
11/24/2010
Robert Jackson, 37, of Ruston, was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison for placing a hangman’s noose under the carport of the home of a Honduran immigrant who moved to Ruston from New Orleans in...
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11/24/2010
Franke Consumer Products Inc. has taken a hit in this economic recession. The Ruston-based sink manufacturer, which distributes stainless steel and granite sinks to retail establishments, recently...
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11/24/2010
Water needs run deep for Lincoln and Union parishes, but it’s unclear if the area will get any help from the federal government in the near future. Last week, Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth, Lincoln...
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11/22/2010
With holiday dinners to plan and the perfect present to find added to the daily grind, many people are pushed to find gifts online. And then there are those who may be tempted to find ways to pick up...
11/21/2010
A Ruston man was charged with two counts of threatening a public officer Sunday.