Federal judge issues injunction against drug testing state employees

Florida — A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction against Florida Gov. Rick Scott's order to test most state employees for drug use, according to a ruling filed Thursday.

Governor Jindal signs four bills into law

BATON ROUGE, LA — Today, Thursday, April 26, Governor Bobby Jindal announced he has signed bills passed by the Legislature into law, bringing the total number of bills signed for the 2012 Regular Legislative Session to seven bills.

Pair busted for string of Haughton burglaries

Two young men have been arrested for stealing items from unlocked cars in two Haughton subdivisions over the past two weeks and are seeking those who feel they may be victims.

Breakthrough in 1999 cold case

SMITH COUNTY, TX — Smith County sheriff's officials claim they have solved a 1999 cold case.

Martin House recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month

More than 3 million reports of child abuse will be filed this year, according to Childhelp. They estimate 1 in 3 girls and 1 in 4 boys will be abused in some way before the age of 18.

Do you recognize this church burglar?

Shreveport Police are asking the public to help identifying a burglar who broke into the Zion Baptist Church and stole several items from an internal office area.

More cuts coming to state budget

BATON ROUGE,LA — "Daunting task. Some tough times ahead," says Democratic Representative Ted James of Baton Rouge.

Shreveport man holds 3 at gunpoint

Caddo Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Shreveport man for breaking into a residence in north Caddo Parish and holding three people at gunpoint, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Report: Teens getting drunk on hand sanitizer

UNDATED — A half dozen teenagers in Southern California had to be taken to emergency rooms in the past few months over hand sanitizer.

Officials arrest suspected kitten killer

Patterson, LA  — A Baton Rouge man has been arrested and booked into the Saint Mary Parish jail. Michael Bergeron, 34, is accused of killing kittens at a home on Natalie Lane in Patterson, LA.