Kendrick Farris prepares for 2012 Olympics

A native Shreveporter is reaching the final days in the countdown to his second appearance on the U.S. Olympic Weightlifting team. Kendrick Harris, a Byrd High School graduate, is the only male weightlifter on the team.

Police serach for woman who stole debit card, $700

Bossier Sheriff’s Department is looking for a female suspect who used another person’s ATM card to withdraw $700 from his bank account without his permission.

Ft. Hood shooter Hasan tossed from court over beard

The suspect in the 2009 Fort Hood attack has been banned from the courtroom Tuesday for not listening to the judge's orders.

Pregnant woman shot multiple times in afternoon shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA — A 23 year old pregnant woman was shot multiple times this afternoon by a man with whom she had a prior relationship, according to witnesses.

Authorities remind public of safety concern at downtown park

The Shreveport Police Department would like to take this opportunity to remind citizens that wading or swimming is not allowed in the waterfalls at River View Park.

Man slashed during struggle after threatening woman’s life

HOUMA, LA — A 55-year-old man is accused of threatening a woman with a knife. The woman was not harmed, however, the suspect was after she fought back.

Hornets to host 2012 draft party at New Orleans Arena

NEW ORLEANS, LA — New Orleans Hornets fans can join in the excitement of the upcoming NBA Draft as the team hosts a 2012 Draft Party presented by Budweiser at the New Orleans Arena (1501 Girod St.) on Thursday, June 28.

Asians surpass Latinos among new arrivals to America

The immigration debate often centers on stemming the flow of people entering the United States illegally and what to do about securing borders to the south.

At least one killed in 18-wheeler head-on collision

Release from Caddo Sheriff's Office: Caddo Sheriff’s Deputies are on the scene of a fatal accident that occurred this morning on Hwy. 79 near the Relay Station.

Prison worker caught smuggling drugs to inmate, romantic acquaintance in body cavity

LAS CRUCES, NM -- A contracted female employee at the Southern New Mexico Corrections Facility was caught smuggling heroin and cocaine into the prison on Friday.