Benghazi Hearings

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Former CIA Director David Petraeus testified on Capitol Hill Friday that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an act of terrorism committed by al Qaeda-linked militants.

Home fire season: safety tips

Winter brings the busiest time of the year for fire people; in part because of heating devices and also because more people are cooking in the kitchen.

Barksdale pilots visit Overton Brooks VA Medical Center

Patients at Shreveport's Overton Brooks VA Medical Center, got a happy surprise when over two dozen pilots from nearby Barksdale came to visit them Friday afternoon.

Alert neighbor saves Bossier City home

Fire officials are investigating a blaze that damaged one home in Bossier City this afternoon.

Alleged bar bandits linked to other local robberies

Two Shreveport men have been accused of robbing a local bar earlier this month, along with a handful of other heists.

Man pulls bag of crack from near his rectum at traffic stop, arrested

The Eunice Police Department received information that Fredrick Stevens, 28, was selling crack cocaine from his vehicle.

Bossier City offices closing for Thanksgiving holiday

The City of Bossier City administrative offices, including the City Council office, will be closed Thursday, November 22, 2012 and Friday, November 23, 2012 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Man charged with abusing his 84-year-old grandmother

A 32-year-old Vivian man was arrested for abusing his 84-year-old grandmother.

Appeals court strikes down Michigan's affirmative action ban

A federal appeals court on Thursday narrowly struck down Michigan's 6-year-old ban on considering race and gender in college admissions, a ruling that the state intends to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Ft. Polk changes command

Brig. Gen. William B. Hickman is the new commander of the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) and Fort Polk following a change of command ceremony Nov. 15 on Fort Polk's Headquarters Field.