Early morning shooting ends with arrest of suspect

A man in in police custody this afternoon after a shooting that occurred in south Shreveport this morning.

Gov. Perry activates 'State Operations Center'

Gov. Rick Perry today ordered a Level II Activation of the State Operations Center (SOC) as another line of severe thunderstorms makes its way across North and Central Texas this afternoon.

OK tornado categorized as EF5, winds of 200 MPH or greater

Damage assessments show that the tornado that struck central Oklahoma on Monday was an EF5, meaning it had winds of 200 mph or greater, for at least some of the time it was ravaging an area near Oklahoma City, the National Weather Service says.

BCFD battles blaze at waste disposal center

The Bossier City Fire Department today responded to a local commercial waste disposal center after an outdoor pile of debris caught fire and threatened to burn a nearby wooded area.

Caddo schools cancelling all after school activities for May 21

Caddo schools will release at normal times on Tuesday, May 21. All afterschool activities are cancelled for today. The principal will notify of any rescheduled activities.

Arias to speak to the jury deciding whether she lives or dies

Whether Jodi Arias lives or dies is now in the hands of a jury. She will address its members directly Tuesday morning. Arias said earlier this month that she would rather die than endure a lifetime behind bars.

Simon Cowell outnumbered by women on the new "The X Factor" judges' panel

Simon Cowell will be surrounded by women when THE X FACTOR returns for its third season this fall on FOX.

DPS increases patrols for Memorial Day weekend

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will significantly increase trooper patrols this Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe.

Results of BCPD safety checkpoint

On Monday the Bossier City Police Department conducted a safety checkpoint in the 200 block of John Wesley Boulevard as part of the department’s participation in the "Click It or Ticket" campaign sponsored by the National Highwa

Moore, Oklahoma tornado: Get the latest developments in this disaster

Dozens of people -- including several children -- were killed when a massive tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma on Monday afternoon, officials said.