Cleveland police's fatal shooting of Tamir Rice ruled homicide

The death of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy who was fatally shot last month by Cleveland police after allegedly brandishing what authorities say was an air gun, has been ruled a homicide, the Cuyahoga County medical examiner's office said

Paul Revere's 1795 time capsule unearthed

A time capsule buried by patriots Samuel Adams and Paul Revere more than two centuries ago was unearthed Thursday in Boston.

Shreveport man accused of punching, choking girlfriend

Police have arrested a Shreveport man reportedly punched and choked his girlfriend last month.

5 church members accused of beating gay parishoner

A Grand Jury indicted five members of a church in North Carolina for beating a fellow church-goer, allegeldy because he's gay.

Brazilian man says he killed 39 women in Rio de Janeiro region

A Brazilian man has confessed to killing 39 women in the Rio de Janeiro region, police said Thursday -- shocking claims that, if confirmed, would make him one of the most prolific serial killers in the country's history.

1 arrested in connection with Shreveport armed robbery

A local man faces felony charges in connection with the armed robbery of a pedestrian in west Shreveport late last month.

Chrysler expands airbag recall to Texas, Louisiana

Chrysler is expanding a recall of cars and trucks with the deadly Takata airbags.

BPCC receives check to help students succeed

Bossier Parish Community College received a major gift from Citizens National Bank. The bank donated a $250,000 check Thursday and became the lead investor in the Citizens National Bank Center for Business Studies at the college.

DWI checkpoints increase over holidays

It's the holiday season, which can mean more holiday parties and more people drinking alcohol.

A shooting in a neighborhood leads to arrest of Shreveport man

A local man faces criminal charges following his alleged involvement in a shots fired incident in east Shreveport late Tuesday night.