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Drew Brees signs long-term contract with Saints

The Saints have finalized a deal with Drew Brees: $100 million for the next five years.

Elm grove man missing since Wednesday

UPDATE: Cody Duos was safely located this afternoon. Original Report: The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing Elm Grove man.

Bandit fails to rob bank, steal purse within minutes

A failed bank robbery attempt led to a failed purse snatching Friday afternoon.

UPDATE: Shreveport woman shoots live-in boyfriend during argument

A domestic dispute turned violent Friday morning when a woman shot her live-in boyfriend.

Suspected dollar store bandit jailed

A local man who allegedly robbed a west Shreveport dollar store last spring is behind bars.

Springfield mayor, police chief indicted for allegedly hiding woman's DWI

Today the mayor and police chief of Springfield were each indicted on four felony charges for conspiring to hide a woman’s 2011 DWI citation, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Fight over woman sends one to hospital with stab wound

A Keithville man is in jail after he allegedly stabbed another man in Shreveport's Cedar Grove neighborhood.

UPDATE: Pastor charged with arson in Zachary house fire

ZACHARY, LA — UPDATE: Fire investigators have confirmed Pastor Bridget Barns Steib and her sister Lucielle Brown have been arrested on charges of Arson. Her million-dollar home went up in flames earlier this week.

UPDATE: Drug deal gone bad leads to double shooting in Shreveport

Three men, two of whom were shot, have been arrested in connection with a shooting in west Shreveport after a drug deal turned sour Thursday.

Trouble getting a job? Your Facebook profile could be to blame

More than 90 percent of employers in the United States are using social media to find and screen workers. That's according to a recent Jobvite survey, which monitors companies' uses of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other sites.