New York City seeks to ban big sodas from restaurants, food carts

New York City is set to ban the sale of large-size sodas and other sugary beverages in an effort to combat rising obesity rates, city officials said Thursday.

Shreveport K-9 cop catches alleged gunman in foot chase

One person is in police custody and another is hospitalized following a Shreveport shooting. Officials tell KMSS it happened on Doris Street near Jewalla Avenue around 11:13 a.m.

Impaired driver causes crash, five killed, two critically injured

EAST FELICIANA, LA — Louisiana State Police Troop A investigated a two-vehicle head on crash last night that resulted in five deaths and two critical injuries.

Argument leads to gunfight in Shreveport's Queensborough neighborhood

Police detectives have arrested three people following an gunfight Wednesday evening in Shreveport’s Queensborough neighborhood.

Authorities bust motorists in Click It or Ticket campaign

The Bossier City Police Department conducted a safety checkpoint in the 100 block of John Wesley Boulevard yesterday, May 30, 2012 between the hours of 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Summer meals programs set to open for Ark-La-Tex children

The last day of school in Caddo Parish means thousands of kids will spend the summer in homes that are food insecure.

One shot, two arrested in Shreveport

SHREVEPORT- A shooting Wednesday night on the 3000 block of Grove Avenue leaves one man with life-threatening injuries two others behind bars.

13-year-old accidentally shoots stepsister in the head

BATON ROUGE, LA — A 13-year-old boy was taken into custody for accidentally shooting his 9-year-old stepsister in the head. The shooting happened overnight at a home on Banks Street.

Chris Paddie releases statement on winning Texas House District 9

East Texas — Former Marshall Mayor Chris Paddie has won the Republican Primary in House District 9, defeating incumbent Wayne Christian. There is no Democrat filed to run in the HD 9 general election.

Shreveport woman stabs domestic partner during argument

A Shreveport argument turned violent Tuesday when a woman stabbed her domestic partner. The incident happened around 3:36 p.m. in a house on the 8500 block of Westbrook Place.