Houston Astrodome likely doomed for demolition

Is the dome doomed? Voters may have given the Astrodome, Houston's iconic and once cutting-edge stadium, the kiss of death.

FDA takes first step toward banning trans fats from U.S. foods

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday took a step toward potentially eliminating trans fats from the food supply with a preliminary determination they are no longer "generally recognized as safe."

New state law requires rise of disinfectant in drinking water

The Department of Health and Hospitals on Wednesday issued an emergency rule requiring that water systems in the state maintain a higher residual disinfectant level and increase their number of sampling sites by 25 percent.

Shreveport police looking for suspected gunman

Authorities are looking for a man who is believed to have shot at a house with a woman and her two young children inside last month.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Barksdale's Global Power Museum

Barksdale's Global Power might sound intimidating, but once you realize it's a museum, it's not intimidating, just fabulous.

Bossier City looks at sewer rate increases

Sewer rates in Bossier City could soon increase. City leaders are looking at a potential 41 percent increase. That’s around 15 more dollars a month on the average water bill.

Food banks gear up for the Holiday

The holiday season is one of the busiest times for area food banks. Officials at the Northwest Louisiana Food Bank say that the number of families needing food this upcoming holiday season is continuing to increase.

Calumet fined after 9 violations

Calumet Shreveport Lubricant and Waxes, L.L.C., plant will expand a fence-line monitoring system to increase awareness of toxic air releases.

Whole Foods coming to Shreveport

Whole Foods announced Wednesday that they will be coming to Shreveport in 2015. They have signed a lease to open on Fern Avenue, near 70th Street with a store expected to be 39,000 square feet.

LSU-Alabama ticket demand skyrockets price

The demand in the secondary market for tickets to this weekend's LSU-Alabama football game has made prices skyrocket.