DPS seek public’s help in double homicide on the border

The Texas Rangers and the Maverick County Sheriff’s Office are trying to identify two homicide victims found near Eagle Pass on May 22, and a $5,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for th

Shaw Group sold

The Shaw Group Inc. (NYSE: SHAW) today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement with CB&I (NYSE: CBI) under which CB&I will acquire Shaw in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $3 billion.

Two injured in west Shreveport shooting

Two men are recovering from gunshot wounds following what police believe may have been a robbery attempt in west Shreveport early this morning.

Gunfire erupts at Shreveport house party

The Shreveport Police Department is currently working to determine the gunman in a weekend shooting that left two people injured.

Colorado theater shooter charged with 142 counts, including 24 for murder

UPDATE: James Holmes, a 24-year-old former doctoral student who is accused of carrying out a mass shooting inside a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, was charged Monday with 142 counts, including first-degree murder.

Grocery prices set to soar amid drought conditions

Nearly 60 percent of the United States faces drought conditions, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That means farmers across the country are working twice as hard to produce sustainable crops.

Bowie County correctional officer arrested for sexually assaulting inmate

A correctional officer in Bowie County was arrested Friday morning for allegedly touching an inmate.

Maryland man who called himself 'joker' taken into custody

A Maryland man who was in the process of being fired was taken into custody Friday after allegedly calling himself a "joker" and threatening a supervisor, police said.

Woman abducted from parking lot of Baton rouge clinic, raped

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the alleged abduction and rape of a Baton Rouge woman. The incident was reported around 12:30 this afternoon.

Arkansas Medicaid program to receive more than $1 million in settlement

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas and other states have reached an agreement with the McKesson Corporation to settle allegations that McKesson reported inflated pricing data for prescription drugs and caused state M