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Trouble getting a job? Your Facebook profile could be to blame

More than 90 percent of employers in the United States are using social media to find and screen workers. That's according to a recent Jobvite survey, which monitors companies' uses of Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other sites.

5 children nearly drown after getting swept away by rainwater

Five children nearly drowned after being swept away by rainwater run-off  this afternoon in Shreveport's Southern Hills neighborhood..

No sign of protests outside Arkansas soldier's funeral

Pine Bluff (Pine Bluff Commercial) -- Police, counter-protesters and members of patriotic organizations said picketers from Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kan., didn't materialize Saturday afternoon to disrupt the funeral of Sgt.

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.

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.

Have you seen this missing teen?

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

Shreveport man charged with murder

One man is dead and another behind bars following a fight over the weekend in west Shreveport.

1 hospitalized, 1 arrested in Shreveport robbery

A Shreveport man is recovering after getting shot in the leg by two men who tried to rob him in north Shreveport Saturday night.

Bossier City auctioning off surplus vehicles, equipment

City of Bossier City vehicles along with dozens of other items including power tools, riding mowers, and bicycles that have been declared surplus will go up for bid to the public this weekend.