Senator Cornyn challenge's President Obama's Gitmo vision

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) issued the following statement today responding to the President’s call to ease restrictions on prisoner transfers from Guantanamo Bay:

NSU closed for Memorial Day

Northwestern State University will be closed Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day holiday. Watson Library and the Wellness, Recreation and Activity Center will be closed Monday.

VIDEO: Once homeless teen now high school's valedictorian

A Georgia teenager who was homeless for years is now her high school's valedictorian. She focused on her studies, despite living in shelters and even her mother's car.

VIDEO: Shreveport PD seek suspects in residential burglary

Shreveport Police Investigators need assistance in identifying a man and woman, possibly teens, who, on Thursday, May 9th, 2013, at around noon, entered the homeowner's residence without authorization, and took several items of value.

Suspect arrested in shots fired incident

A Shreveport man has been arrested after allegedly firing multiple shots into a car near west Shreveport Wednesday evening.

Shreveport police investigate fatal crash

Authorities have identified a Shreveport woman who died following a two car accident Wednesday evening in Shreveport.

Boy Scouts to vote on lifting its ban on gay youths

The eyes of the country will be upon Texas on Thursday.

1 child dead, 1 missing after gravel slide at Minnesota park

A field trip turned tragic for a group of fourth-graders in Minnesota when gravel drenched by rain gave way, killing one child and injuring two others. A fourth child remains missing.

Sheriff to young woman's supporters: Teen sex case is about age, not gay rights

Kaitlyn Hunt's supporters say she is being prosecuted because she was in a sexual relationship with someone of the same sex.

Severe storms slam recovering Oklahoma City area

Pounding rain soaked tornado-ravaged Moore, Oklahoma, on Thursday morning, and winds sent pieces of debris flying, hindering recovery efforts three days after the devastating tornado.