Lawyer in Landrieu phone case wants quick resolution

NEW ORLEANS - An attorney for one of the four men accused in the Senator Landrieu phone tampering scheme is trying to resolve the issue quickly. The lawyer says he has met with federal prosecutors, but would not say whether those talks involved a

U.S., Afghan and NATO Forces Begin Afgahn Offensive

Roughly 15,000 American, Afghan and NATO forces began an assault late Friday on the Taliban in the central Helmand town of Marjah in what senior military commanders are calling the largest operation since the start of Afghanistan war.

9/11 Trial Battle Heats Up

President to lobby Congress for funding for civilian trials of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, four alleged co-conspirators, as AG suggests he's open to tribunals• Afghan Elders Beg NATO for Protection From

1 Republican, 11 Dems: Bipartisan?

Speaker Pelosi leads 12-member 'bipartisan' delegation to Haiti, with one Republican and 11 Democrats

Krewe parade will celebrate fiction

SHREVEPORT - The Krewe of Gemini parade will kick off tomorrow in Shreveport. Officials say the parade celebrates books, to movies and t-v shows. The theme this year is fiction. The parade will also honor fallen Fire Chief Tommy Adams.

'Honeymoon Bandit' Cons Wives Out of Thousands of Dollars

Just in time for Valentine's Day, a con man police call "The Honeymoon Bandit" is back to working his magic — wooing women and swindling them out of their money, MyFoxDetroit.com reported.

Joestradamus Speaks

Vice President Joe Biden declares confidently 9/11-size terror attack 'unlikely,' despite warning signs

Police take part in railroad safety

SHREVEPORT - Shreveport Police and Union Pacific Railroad conducted a joint safety checkpoint Wednesday morning. Their goal was to promote safety for drivers around train crossings. It lasted from 7 a.m.

Man Arrested is 'Person of Interest' in Fla. Girl's Murder

A man arrested in Mississippi on child pornography charges has been named as a "person of interest" in the slaying of a 7-year-old Florida girl who disappeared on her way home from school last fall.

Taking Fight Into Pakistan?

U.S. military reportedly to set up training centers near Afghan-Pakistan border to work with Pakistani forces, gain closer access to insurgents