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Cross-dressing crook, partner rob New Orleans store

New Orleans Police are seeking a two-man robbery team which included one burly and strong-looking thief in a dress and woman's wig.

UPDATE: Missing boater on Lake Maurepas found

LAKE MAUREPAS, LA — UPDATE: The Department of WIldlife and Fisheries says they've found the body of Daniel Mitchell, 51.

Shreveport teen shot standing outside home

A Shreveport teen was injured Monday night after a man fired shots into a west Shreveport house.

Fireworks season kicks off in Shreveport

Monday marked the first day you can legally buy fireworks in Shreveport. That's good news for local vendors, who weren't able to sell last year because of drought conditions.

House fire on Lillian Street in Shreveport

Shreveport fire crews are on the scene of a house fire on Lillian Street. The blaze broke out about 1:30 this afternoon.

House vote to hold attorney general Holder in contempt possible soon

The U.S. House could, for the first time in history, vote this week to cite a sitting U.S. attorney general for contempt of Congress.

Gibsland finances under investigation

Gibsland Mayor Odell Key is 18 months into his 4 year term, but he's already hearing questions from local people about how he's managing the town finances.

Girl drowns in residential pool in South Bossier

One girl dies after falling into a backyard pool in Bossier Sunday afternoon.

Shreveport thief caught wheeling away the neighborhood

A Shreveport man was busted wheeling a neighborhood's goods away on a dolly Friday afternoon.

Marion County Humane Society closer to build goals

The Marion County Humane Society is a few steps closer to breaking ground on its own brick-and-mortar building for the first time. Up until now, the organization has relied on voluteers to help foster rescued animals.