Shreveport P.D. hiring new officers

The Shreveport Police Department is looking for a few good men and women. The department is currently taking applications for police officers and jailors. Recruiters were at the Wal-Mart on Bert Kouns Street today. The police deparment says

Pressure Mounts on Rangel

Dem Congressman defies bipartisan calls to resign as head of Ways and Means Committee despite report that found he took corporate-funded trips | SLIDESHOW

N.Y. School Sued for Disbanding Christian Student Club

A 'Christ-centered' legal group has filed a federal lawsuit against a high school in New York, accusing it of religious discrimination after it disbanded a student Christian club while leaving dozens of other clubs active.

SeaWorld Stands by Killer Whale

Two days after a killer whale grabbed the pony tail of his trainer and dragged her into the tank, causing her to drown, SeaWorld officials affirmed the giant orca would not be punished.

Student brings gun to school

SHREVEPORT - A 16-year-old student was arrested Thursday after reportedly bringing an unloaded gun onto school property. It happened at Hamilton Terrace Learning Center in Shreveport. There was reportedly no ammunition in the gun or on the stud

Teacher Killed at Tacoma, Wash., Elementary School

A man shot and killed a special education teacher as she walked into her Tacoma, Wash., school Friday, shortly before students began arriving for school.

N.Y. Man Killed During Return to Haitian Homeland

Officials believe Jowel Vieux is the first casualty of an American involved in Haitian relief efforts, has learned exclusively

Dems Prepare to Go 'Nuclear'

With their political fortunes at stake, Democrats signal they will muscle health care through without the GOP

Ethics Panel Finds Rangel in the Wrong

Embattled House Ways and Means Committee Chairman will be admonished for allowing corporation to pay for trips

What Snow? January Was 'Hottest' Ever

Despite images of Europe in a deep freeze and a blizzard-blasted U.S., scientists say Jan. was warmest on record