Deputy working as crossing guard killed directing traffic at school

A school crossing guard was killed in Evangeline Parish after two cars collided near the elementary school where the reserve deputy was working.

LSU confirms that tar balls are from BP oil spill

The LSU School of Coast and Environmental Science says the tar balls that washed up on Elmer's Island and Grand Isle are from the BP spill in 2010.

Drew Peterson guilty of murder in ex-wife's death

An Illinois jury on Thursday found former Chicago-area police sergeant Drew Peterson guilty of murder in the 2004 death of his ex-wife.

Baton Rouge officer arrested for forgery of several misdemeanor summons

Another officer with the Baton Rouge Police Department is locked up today after being charged with a handful of offences. Today, NBC33 News learned that another officer was arrested over the weekend.

Judge orders Nidal Hasan to shave or be forcibly shaved

Col. Gregory Gross, the judge who will oversee the military trial of Maj. Nidal Hasan, ordered the Army psychiatrist to be forcibly shaved for his trial, according to Tyler Broadway, a spokesman at Fort Hood.

Second man alleges Arkansas constable tried to rape him

A second man has come forward to allege that Jefferson County Constable Thomas Eagle attempted to rape him when the man was a child.

Chickens test positive for West Nile in Iowa

Chickens from the sentinel flock in Scott County, Iowa have tested positive for the West Nile virus.

Baton Rouge officer booked for domestic battery

A Major with the Baton Rouge Police Department was arrested Saturday, Sept. 1 in Livingston Parish for allegedly pushing the mother of his child around her kitchen in Denham Springs, repeatedly.

Bossier City man arrested for stabbing another person in dispute

A local man is behind bars after he allegedly stabbed another person overnight in Bossier City.

TxDOT approves fastest speed limit in US for stretch of toll road

  Texas is set to get a new bragging right: the fastest speed limit in the country.