Cleanup crews are now using robotic submarines to clean the ocean where an oil rig exploded last week.
Officials say the rig is spewing 42,000 gallons of oil into the ocean each day and now affects over 600 miles of water.
They are hopeful that
SHREVEPORT - Police are continuing to crack down on "cruising."
The term refers to people driving their cars very slowly, to show off their flashy rims or sound systems.
Police say their efforts have helped to quench the problem of too many peo
SHREVEPORT — The 2010 Defenders of Freedom Air Show is coming to Shreveport this weekend.
The Aero-Shell Team will be one of many aviation thrills for folks attending the show at Barksdale Air Force Base.
They performed a demonstration of
SHREVEPORT - The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office is looking for the owner of a horse that was picked up earlier this month.
If the animal is not claimed, the office will accept bids on the horse April 28th.
SHREVEPORT - The natural gas leak in south Caddo Parish has spread.
The number of homes asked to evacuate has increased from 25 to 100 on Tuesday.
Officials say the evacuation is strictly precautionary, but many residents fear their drinking wa
Prisons across the state are handing out special decks of playing cards to inmates.
Each card contains pictures of murder victims. If a prisoner knows anything about the crime, they can make a tip anonymously.
SHREVEPORT - Some Caddo Parish residents are being asked to evacuate their homes.
Authorities are urging anyone living within a half-mile of Norris Ferry and Debroeck roads.
Officials say a gas well is under intense pressure and poses a threat
SHREVEPORT - Four teens were arrested in connection with a string of over two dozen car burglaries.
18-year-old Carlos Marquez, Chase Anderson, Trey Sheppard and 19-year-old Brian Sheppard were all taken into custody Thursday.
Police say they s
SHREVEPORT - A body was found Wednesday afternoon by a fisherman in a bayou next to J.S. Clark Middle School in Shreveport.
Police have not yet said how long the body had been in the water, nor the gender of the person.
SHREVEPORT - A two-state investigation led to the arrest of a local metal thief.
30-year-old Glen Merrell of Keithville faces charges after stealing over 2,800 feet of copper and a laptop.
Authorities caught Merrell while he was selling the met