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Authorities searching for west Shreveport convenience store robbers

Shreveport detectives are working at this hour to identify and apprehend two suspects who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store this morning.

Isaac spurs evacuations, delays

Hurricane warnings blanketed much of the Gulf Coast on Monday as authorities across the region warned residents to be prepared for heavy rain, high winds and coastal storm surges.

Isaac poised for Gulf landfall on Katrina anniversary

New Orleans and much of the Gulf Coast faced the anniversary of devastating Hurricane Katrina by hunkering down for new storm amid "a high level of anxiety," as the Crescent City's mayor put it Monday.

Shreveport teen injured over weekend in early morning shooting

A teenager is recovering from a gunshot wound following an early morning shooting in Shreveport’s Cedar Grove neighborhood.

Man robs Shreveport Family Dollar at gunpoint

Shreveport Police need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a Family Dollar store in West Shreveport this evening.

Authorities ask for public's help identifying Bossier City thieves

Bossier City police and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for information to help catch the suspects who used a man’s stolen credit card and bank card a Shreveport store to make nearly $800 in unauthorized purchases.

East Texas woman given life sentence in murder of tenth husband

An Upshur County jury on Monday morning sentenced an Ore City woman to life in prison after convicting her of her husband's murder.

Jindal: Every storm is different, prepare today

Governor Bobby Jindal held a Unified Command Group meeting and press conference at 11:30 a.m. in Baton Rouge to provide an update on the state’s preparations for Tropical Storm Isaac. See the conference in the above video.

Shreveport-Bossier City preps for Tropical Storm Isaac evacuees

The Red Cross in Shreveport-Bossier City is busy today loading comfort kits, clothing and cots from their warehouse to setup an evacuee shelter on the LSUS campus.

ETX man accused of drunken joyride on stolen backhoe

An alleged intoxicated thief makes off with another person's backhoe in Houston County Wednesday morning. At around 5 a.m., deputies were dispatched to a call regarding the theft of a backhoe from a house on County Road 2125.