Denham Springs man dies while in jail

Livingston Parish, La — An inmate at the Livingston Parish Detention has died.

Roger Clemens found not guilty on all counts

(CNN) -- Famed baseball pitcher Roger Clemens was found not guilty Monday of lying to Congress during an investigation of steroid use among major league players.

Sandusky case drawing to a rapid close

BELLEFONTE, Pennsylvania (CNN) -- Closing arguments in the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse trial could begin as soon as Thursday, Judge John Cleland said Monday.

McDonald's worker swipes debit card number, buys TVs

A fast food worker was arrested Monday for using a customer’s debit card number to buy electronics.

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.

Authorities working to identify man responsbile for pair of robberies

Authorities are working to identify and apprehend a man they believe robbed two convenience stores overnight in west Shreveport.

Over 5 million Jeep vehicles under investigation for deadly fires

NATIONAL NEWS (CNN) — More than five million Jeep vehicles are being investigated by the federal government for deadly fuel-tank fires caused by rear-impact collisions.

Two children stabbed by adult during loud music argument

A DeSoto Parish man is accused of stabbing two children over the weekend.

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.