Early morning fire leaves heavy damage to duplex

Bossier City Fire Department responded to a fire early this morning. It happened in the 2500 block of Broadway Drive at 8:50 a.m.

Triggers vital for path to citizenship, Rubio says

A bipartisan bill revamping America's immigration system, set to be unveiled later this week, will contain three policy steps that must be taken before undocumented workers currently in the United States are allowed to apply for legal statu

Funeral held for Canadian teen allegedly raped and bullied

More than 100 people gathered at a church in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Saturday for the funeral of a 17-year-old girl who hanged herself after she was allegedly gang-raped and then bullied when a picture of the incident went viral.

Report: Republican Sen. Collins will support Manchin-Toomey gun compromise

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, became the second Republican senator not directly involved in negotiating a bipartisan background check measure to say she will support it, according to a report Saturday by NBC News.

1 missing in Washington state avalanches

One person is missing after a pair of avalanches near a highway exit in northwest Washington state, authorities said Saturday.

Ex-Texas justice of the peace charged with making 'terroristic threat'

A former Kaufman County, Texas, justice of the peace -- whose home, one day ago, was searched by authorities investigating the deaths of two Texas prosecutors -- is under arrest, law officers said Saturday.

Fort Polk Progress asking citizens to assemble

Fort Polk Progress is encouraging civic organizations, school groups, cheerleaders, and church groups across Central Louisiana and East Texas to line the streets of Leesville at 3:30 p.m. on Monday April 15 along La.

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival is underway

The Ponchatoula Festival is underway this weekend with an estimated 200,000 people attending this year and it ends on Sunday.

Florida police sergeant fired for having Trayvon Martin shooting targets

A Florida police sergeant was fired for possessing several so-called Trayvon Martin shooting targets, authorities said Saturday.

Police: Student shot 2 women at Virginia community college before being subdued

An 18-year-old student drove to a community college campus inside a western Virginia mall Friday, walked in and opened fire -- wounding two women -- before authorities subdued him.