Firework safety in the Ark-La-Tex

The 4th of July holiday is upon us and fireworks stands are setting up in the Ark-La-Tex. Officials with the Shreveport Fire Department are encouraging residents to practice firework safety first before you light the fuse.

VIDEO: Supermarket manager takes down suspected thief

A Florida supermarket manager, tired of people stealing from his store, took the law in his own hands. He took down a suspect and it was all caught on tape.

TX woman arrested for attempted murder of mother, told police mom was 'evil and possessed by the devil

A woman is accused of trying to kill her mother Tuesday night because she believed her mother was "evil and possessed by the devil", according to a El Paso Police Dept. news release.

Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival set for July 19-20

The 34th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival will be held July 19-20 in Prather Coliseum on the Northwestern State University campus. The Festival will be on Friday, July 19 from 4:30 p.m. until 11:15 p.m. and Saturday, July 20 from 8 a.m.

Arrest warrant issued for Shreveport murder

Authorities have obtained a warrant for the arrest of a local man accused of murder in west Shreveport Thursday morning.

BREAKING: Federal grand jury returns 30-count indictment against Boston Marathon bombing suspect

A federal grand jury has returned a 30-count indictment against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, the U.S. attorney's office said.

Gov. Perry: TX will continue to build on our 'Legacy of Life'

Gov. Rick Perry today rallied pro-life advocates from around the country at the National Right to Life Convention. The governor has called a second special session to protect women and the unborn in Texas.

Aaron Hernandez now being investigated for 2012 double-murder

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is now being investigated in connection with a double murder in Boston's South End in July 2012, a law enforcement source close to the Aaron Hernandez Investigation said.

Target, Home Depot the latest companies to cut ties with Paula Deen

The latest retail giants to boycott Paula Deen products are Target and Home Depot. Deen has been dropped by six companies since her admission to using a racial slur was made public.

ETX man arrested for drug possession

A New Boston man has been arrested after a lengthy drug dealing investigation. Tonard Laphail Griffin, 32, was arrested Wednesday, for possession of a controlled substance over one gram and under four grams.