Prudhomme, Louisiana chef who popularized Cajun food, dies

...itself," said chef Frank Brigtsen, who worked for Prudhomme for seven years. "He changed the way we eat in New Orleans in a major way, by bringing Acadian or Cajun cuisine to the restaurants of the city."Prudhomme was known for his innovations. His...
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Falcons underdogs but overachievers

...victory and re-focus for the Soldotna game. As every team around the state has discovered when facing Soldotna, that is a major challenge."This game looks like a similar match up of the 2010 playoff game where the power run of TM was matched against...
McCarthy abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker

...mainstream Republicans will be able to prevail in the House.It all comes with Congress in desperate need of steady leadership as major fiscal and budgetary deadlines loom, starting with the need to raise the government's debt limit to avoid a market-shattering...
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New tally in Saudi hajj disaster shows at least 1,399 killed

...likely would never give up its role in administering the holy sites, which along with Saudi Arabia's oil wealth gives it major influence in the Muslim world. King Salman himself is known as the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques.The dispute comes as...
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Russian warships fire cruise missiles into Syria

...troops launched a ground offensive in central Syria in the first major combined air-and-ground assault since Moscow began its's Syrian branch known as the Nusra Front, was the first major ground fighting since the Russian campaign began.In televised...
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Anchorage Museum to bring panel of artists to Arctic Circle Assembly in Iceland

...Athabascan), a museum curator who co-curated "Dena'inaq' Huch'ulyeshi: The Dena'ina Way of Living," the first major exhibition on Dena'ina Athabascan culture; and? Allison Warden (Inupiaq), a performer and artist who virtually brings...
Today In Sports History for Oct. 7

...victory, and Grambling beats Mississippi Valley State 42-6.1995 - Iowa State's Troy Davis becomes the first sophomore in major college history to run for 1,000 yards in five games with an 89-yard effort in a 39-26 loss to Oklahoma.2000 - Zamir...
Right-to-die backers say California helps fight elsewhere

...follow California's example.Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday that allows such physician-assisted deaths, marking a major victory for proponents who spent decades and millions of dollars pushing through such a measure.California marks a turning...
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My Turn: Alaskan are going to have to fight for it not collected from.The Alaska's Journal of Commerce's blubbering over ExxonMobil and the LNG project ignores their major Saudi Arabian partner (and others) - the prime producers actively over pumping and forcefully keeping oil prices low to kill...
Letter: Against stricter trapping regulations

...Service did a study, from 1990-2000, regarding human injuries caused by animal traps. They contacted most major emergency rooms in major hospitals and found exactly 2 injuries. Both were trappers.There has never been a fatality, let alone a...


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