Officials arrest suspected kitten killer

Patterson, LA  — A Baton Rouge man has been arrested and booked into the Saint Mary Parish jail. Michael Bergeron, 34, is accused of killing kittens at a home on Natalie Lane in Patterson, LA.

Bossier City man arrested for 2005 rape of 6-year old

A Bossier City man is behind bars for allegedly raping a young girl back in 2005. Troy Roundtree, 23, was indicted by a Caddo Parish Grand Jury on April 20.

Jonesville post office takes on "David and Goliath" fight

In a David and Goliath turn, an East Texas post office is fighting against the U.S. Postal Service's decision to close its doors. The Jonesville, Texas post office has served local residents since 1847.

Gingrich to end White House bid

WASHINGTON — Newt Gingrich will officially end his bid for the Republican presidential nomination and formally express his support for Mitt Romney next week, two sources close to Gingrich tell CNN.

Fact-acting firefighters save Bossier City home from blaze

Bossier City firefighters saved a house from burning down this morning. It happened in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street at around 8:30 a.m.

Judge rules that rap lyrics can be used in Lil’ Boosie murder trial

Baton Rouge, La  — A judge ruled today that three very specific rap lyrics can be used to show personal intent in the First-Degree murder trial for Baton Rouge rapper Lil’ Boosie.

Authorities looking Shreveport runaway

The Bossier Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile from Haughton.

House bill could ban talking on cellphones while driving

BATON ROUGE, LA — A House committee has approved a bill that would ban drivers from using their cell phones while driving. House Bill 695 was authored by Democratic Representative Austin Badon.

Report: Gingrich considers suspending campaign

Newt Gingrich is preparing Tuesday night to reassess his presidential prospects and that includes considering suspending his campaign, CNN has learned.

Trustees: medicare funding to run out by 2024

Highlighting the fiscal problems posed by growing health costs and an aging population, the trustees of the nation's main entitlement programs estimated Monday that Medicare will only be able to pay a portion of its expected costs starting