Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali

 An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday has apparently crashed in Mali

Arizona execution using new drug combination drags on for almost 2 hours

 The state of Arizona executed Joseph Wood on Wednesday.

An afternoon shooting in west Shreveport leaves a man dead

Gunshots rang out in the 3800 block of Jackson St. in the Queensborough neighborhood Wednesday afternoon and police believe it may have been a drug deal that went wrong. 

Shreveport man wanted for attacking wife

Authorities are looking for a local man in connection with a reported domestic assault.

ETX rancher accused of stealing, selling bull

An East Texas man turned himself in to law enforcement officials Monday after authorities issued a theft of livestock warrant for his arrest.

The 3rd annual Shreveport-Bossier women and minority career expo draws many job hopefuls

Wednesday morning job seekers from around the ArkLaTex piled inside the Horseshoe Riverdome hoping to land employment. 

The MPC board picks a new executive director

For the first time in 26 years, the Metropolitan Planning Commission has the daunting task of finding a new executive director

Texas officials investigating surge in Cyclospora cases

A recent surge in reports of illnesses due to the parasite Cyclospora has prompted the Texas Department of State Health Services to begin an investigation into the infections in hopes of determining a common source.

Acknowledging global unrest, Obama forges ahead with fundraising swing

As President Barack Obama helped Democrats bank millions in campaign cash on Tuesday, he acknowledged his administration is confronting "some big overseas challenges" in the Middle East, Ukraine and elsewhere.

Ark-La-Tex man sentenced to 15 years for having child pornography

Conner Eldridge, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Shannon Ross Griffin, 45, of El Dorado, was sentenced today to 180 months in prison followed by supervised release for life for Receiving Images of Chi