Statewide News

Ft. Hood shooter Hasan tossed from court over beard

The suspect in the 2009 Fort Hood attack has been banned from the courtroom Tuesday for not listening to the judge's orders.

Pregnant woman shot multiple times in afternoon shooting

BATON ROUGE, LA — A 23 year old pregnant woman was shot multiple times this afternoon by a man with whom she had a prior relationship, according to witnesses.

Hornets to host 2012 draft party at New Orleans Arena

NEW ORLEANS, LA — New Orleans Hornets fans can join in the excitement of the upcoming NBA Draft as the team hosts a 2012 Draft Party presented by Budweiser at the New Orleans Arena (1501 Girod St.) on Thursday, June 28.

Prison worker caught smuggling drugs to inmate, romantic acquaintance in body cavity

LAS CRUCES, NM -- A contracted female employee at the Southern New Mexico Corrections Facility was caught smuggling heroin and cocaine into the prison on Friday.

Mansfield signs onto L.A.C.E. in DeSoto Parish

People in Mansfield may soon be seeing a few more patrol cars along their roads. That's after Mayor Curtis McCoy tells Fox 33 the city's signed onto L.A.C.E. That stands for Local Agency Compensated Enforcement.

Two arrested for offering sexual massages at Kenner spa

KENNER, LA — o women were arrested after an undercover operation revealed that they were offering sexual massages at a Kenner Spa.

Two young children die in Central Texas fire

Waco — Two Waco children were killed early Saturday morning in a large house fire. It happened around 2:10 a.m. Saturday, on the 1900 block of Cleveland Street.

Texas man arrested for burglary spree in Lake Charles

LAKE CHARLES, LA — On June 12 at approximately 3:30 a.m., Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a gas station on Gulf Highway in Lake Charles in reference to a burglary alarm that had been triggered.

Alexandria rated as "place to retire" by Forbes

ALEXANDRIA, La. — Forbes magazine has rated Alexandria as one of the 25 best places to retire.

Governor Jindal signs bills into law

BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced he has signed bills passed by the Legislature into law, bringing the total number of bills signed for the 2012 Regular Legislative Session to 817 bills.