Man calls police on his dealer after being sold fake crack cocaine

HOUMA, LA — It’s not too often people call police for assistance after being duped during an illegal transaction. However, it does happen and in this case, it landed both men involved behind bars.

Texas named America’s top state for business

AUSTIN – Texas is America’s Top State for Business 2012, according to CNBC’s sixth-annual study that scored all 50 states on 51 measures of competitiveness.

Crime Stoppers seeking tips in ETX bank robbery

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers and the Daingerfield Police Department needs your help to solve this crime of the week.

Couple found shot dead in Baton Rouge apartment

BATON ROUGE, LA — The Baton Rouge Police Department is currently investigating a double homicide that happened earlier this morning.

LSU Tiger Marching Band named to Huffington Post’s ‘Best Marching Bands for 2011-12’ list

BATON ROUGE, LA — “The Golden Band from Tigerland” recently received yet another national recognition, as the world renowned LSU Tiger Marching Band has been included in a top ten list of “The Best Marching Bands for 201

Texas community absorbs 10 inches of rain in a few hours

A community just outside of Austin, Texas, was pounded by about 10 inches of rain over a few hours early Tuesday, causing flash floods and leaving at least 15 residences surrounded by water, a Texas emergency management official told CNN.

Wrong kinds of bats flying at Fair Grounds Field

For the first time in decades, there's no baseball team playing at Fair Grounds Field this summer. That's after the Shreveport-Bossier Captains moved to Laredo, following lagging game attendance.

Texas voter ID law goes to court

Texas state officials went to federal court Monday to defend a controversial new voter identification law, dismissing suggestions the requirement would deny hundreds of thousands of people -- many of them minorities -- access to the ballot.

Feds unveil indictments in Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's slaying

Federal authorities unsealed Monday an indictment charging five men in the death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry and offering up to $1 million for information leading to the arrest of the four men still at large.

Have you seen this missing teen?

Shreveport Police detectives need your help in locating a teenager who has apparently run away from home.