Obama wants new approach after shutdown

President Barack Obama said Thursday there were "no winners" in the deal that ended the 16-day government shutdown and averted a possible U.S.

Another GOP Senator facing primary challenge

Add Mississippi's Thad Cochran to the list of Republican Senators up for re-election next year who are facing primary challengers.

McConnell on Kentucky Kickback, 'impossible dream' of Obamacare repeal

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell denied slipping a special provision into a deal he co-engineered to end the 16-day government shutdown and end a showdown over raising the nation's debt ceiling.

Mavs blow past Pacers, now 2-2 for the preseason

The Mavericks then lined up against a Pacers team playing without three starters as swingman Paul George (bronchitis), center Roy Hibbert (rest) and power forward David West (rest) all sat out the game for the home squad.

Case Keenum to start Sunday against Chiefs

Former Houston Cougar Case Keenum will make his first NFL start at Kansas City after the decision was made to not try to let Matt Schaub play Sunday, coach Gary Kubiak said Thursday.

Nolan Ryan leaving Rangers

Texas Rangers Chief Executive Officer Nolan Ryan today announced his retirement, effective October 31.

3 arrested for allegedly murdering man in west Shreveport

Three people were booked into jail Thursday afternoon following an ongoing investigation into a fatal shooting that happened last week in west Shreveport.

NSU Chamber Choir to perform Tuesday

The Northwestern State University Chamber Choir will celebrate the 100th birthday of composer Benjamin Britten in its fall concert on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. Dr.

DHH emphasizes importance of safe sleep environment for infants during SIDS Awareness Month

In Louisiana, approximately 80 babies die each year from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), which is the broad medical term for sudden, unexplained deaths of infants before they reach their first birthdays.

Shreveport man shoots himself while toying with gun then is arrested for outstanding warrants

Shreveport Police arrested a man on outstanding warrants after conducting a traffic stop to find he had shot himself.