troubleshooting Question

strange wordpress login form behavior -- cannot access wp-login.php

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Eric BourlandFlag for United States of America asked on
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WordPress 4.0.1

I am trying to log in to a WordPress site that I manage: http://ashtonupdate.org/

When I try to access http://ashtonupdate.org/wp-login.php, I am redirected to the home page: http://ashtonupdate.org/

... and can never see the WordPress login page.

I looked in .htaccess and I see that my IP is not blocked. Here is .htaccess:

# BEGIN WordPress
<IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d
RewriteRule . /index.php [L]
</IfModule>
# END WordPress
The site also uses the iThemes security plugin -- but I am pretty sure that there is no special login page specified.

Any idea what is going on? Thank you as always for your help.

Eric
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