Louisiana officials report third West Nile Virus death of year

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) has confirmed the state's third West Nile virus death this year. The death is from Rapides Parish, and is the second death this year from Rapides Parish.

Authorities searching for 3 men who robbed Shreveport business

Shreveport Police investigators need help  identifying three people who robbed an Advanced Auto Store a few days ago.

NSU School of Business announces honorees

Northwestern State University’s School of Business will induct four individuals into its Hall of Distinction this year. Charles “Ed” Dranguet of Natchitoches, Joe Schelette of Shreveport, R. Stewart Ewing Jr.

Burglar suspect sought

Shreveport Police are currently searching for 47 year old Norman Jefferson. Jefferson is wanted in connection to a house burglary that took place in the Highland Neighborhood.

New addition to airport

A new addition was added to Shreveport Regional Airport's fire truck fleet. Airport officials unveiled the new $900,000 state of the air fire truck this morning at a special event.

TxDOT releases names of top 25 toll offenders

Following the signing of Senate Bill 1792 or 'scofflaw,' the Texas Department of Transportation today released the top 25 toll violators.

Facebook changes privacy settings for teens

Facebook is relaxing its rules for teenagers. The 13- to 17-year-old set now has the option to share photos, updates and comments with the general public on Facebook.

Texas woman found in controversy after stuffing a Matt Schaub dummy

A Texas woman found herself at the center of controversy for a gag that involves her favorite team, the Houston Texans.

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.