NSU to host 'Louisiana Boys and Girls State'

Northwestern State University will host the Louisiana Boys and Louisiana Girls State programs June 23-29.

Arizona police: 4-year-old boy fatally shoots his father

A man was fatally wounded when his 4-year-old son fired a gun he found while they were visiting a residence in Prescott Valley, Arizona, officials said.

Shreveport PD obtain arrest warrant for man who assaulted officer

UPDATE (6-11-2013, 10:23 a.m.): The Shreveport Police Department has released the name of the officer involved in an alleged aggravated assault by a Shreveport man Sunday night.

White House inches closer to arming Syrian rebels

The possibility of sending weapons to Syrian rebels is on the agenda for White House meetings this week, Obama administration officials confirmed Monday.

Mexico: As dangerous -- and safe -- as ever

Violence in Mexico is back in the news and so is the perennial question: Is Mexico safe?

Three questions for Clarence Thomas

He wore a black beret and army fatigues, warned people that a revolution was coming and memorized the speeches of Malcolm X.

Cleveland man indicted on 329 counts in captive women case

A man accused of kidnapping and holding captive three young women in his Cleveland house for 10 years will be arraigned this week on 329 counts.

Santa Monica gunman rips apart three families, including his own

 What would compel a man to take his father's and his brother's lives and then spray bullets at his former college, killing three other people in the next 13 minutes?

Police, family await autopsy to see if body found in bayou is missing teacher's

Bouquets of flowers line the railing of the bridge above Bayou St. John in New Orleans.

Attorney: No imminent plans to put Zimmerman on stand

Despite the intense scrutiny and heated emotions surrounding his client's case, George Zimmerman's defense attorney says he has no immediate plans to ask for a change of venue or to put his client on the stand.