Honoring '42' comes slowly in legend's hometown

In a scene in "42," Jackie Robinson gazes at his newborn son in a hospital ward and vows never to be like his father. "My daddy left us flat in Cairo, Georgia. I was only six months older than you are now."

Typo holds up Obama signature on air traffic furlough bill

A typo is keeping President Obama from signing legislation designed to end budget-related FAA air traffic controller furloughs blamed for widespread flight delays, a congressional source told CNN Saturday.

Defense calls no witnesses in abortion doctor's murder trial

The defense in the murder trial of a Philadelphia doctor accused of performing illegal late-term abortions rested Wednesday without calling any witnesses.

Man arrested in ricin case

Tupelo's police chief said Everett Dutschke is under arrest in connection wth the ricin letters sent to President Obama, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker and Lee County Justice Court Judge Sadie Holland.

exas governor demands apology over newspaper's plant blast cartoon

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is demanding an apology from a California newspaper that published a cartoon that seemed to link his push for less regulations to the recent fertilizer plant explosion that killed 14.

Early evening hit and run kills cyclist

Authorities have confirmed the identity of the bicyclist that was killed in east Shreveport Friday night. The man is identified as Samuel Leon Smith, 71. He died at a local hospital yesterday evening.

Shreveport Police looking for missing woman

Shreveport Police are looking for a missing woman. Police are asking for help to locate a Shreveport woman who investigators believe may be in imminent danger.

Newly paved runway open

When you fly in or out of Shreveport Regional Airport, you might notice some major runway improvements.

Fire destroys Shreveport house

Residents in a Shreveport neighborhood woke up a little earlier than expected to a large fire that destroyed a Shreveport house this morning. The fire happened early this morning in the 300 Block of College Street in Shreveport.

SCAM ALERT: Utilities scammers targeting victims by phone

Utility companies throughout the US and Canada are warning their customers about a new con. Scammers are calling residents and impersonating utility staff, claiming to be collecting on late bills.