Statewide News

Louisiana kidnap victim's cousin kicks down door, shoots and kills abductor

A man looking for his abducted cousin kicked in the back door of an abandoned house and shot and killed her kidnapper, authorities in Louisiana said.

Wendy Davis files for Texas governor

Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis's formal Texas gubernatorial campaign kicked off with the filing of campaign documents Saturday, the first day she was able to do so.

17-year-old Texas girl arrested for 'pimping out' her friends

A 17-year-old south Texas girl is accused of pimping out more than a half-dozen of her friends. Police say the teen pushed the girls into prostitution.

David Raines Community Health Center gets $758,333 thanks to the Affordable Care Act

Though the Affordable Care Act, the David Raines Community Health Center was given a grant of $758,333 toward expansion.  David Raines CHC plans to expand into the West 70th Street area in Shreveport.

TX Air Force base honors veteran military dogs, handlers with memorial

At Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, they revealed a monument dedicated to a special group of of service members on base.

DCFS pursues disqualification of SNAP recipients who misused benefits during outage

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) announced today it will seek to disqualify Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients who are suspected of intentionally using their EBT (electronic benefit transf

Pineville man killed in early morning crash

Early this morning, a crash involving two vehicles killed a man from Pineville, LA.

Shell continues major commitment to gulf marine habitat

Coastal Conservation Association and Shell Oil Company have announced an extension of their unique partnership that has already produced more than a dozen significant marine habitat restoration projects along the Gulf Coast over the past two ye

DPS offers reward for recent escapee, high-risk sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Kevin Patrick Stoeser, 40, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward of up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Houston Astrodome likely doomed for demolition

Is the dome doomed? Voters may have given the Astrodome, Houston's iconic and once cutting-edge stadium, the kiss of death.