Grocery prices set to soar amid drought conditions

Nearly 60 percent of the United States faces drought conditions, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That means farmers across the country are working twice as hard to produce sustainable crops.

Bowie County correctional officer arrested for sexually assaulting inmate

A correctional officer in Bowie County was arrested Friday morning for allegedly touching an inmate.

Maryland man who called himself 'joker' taken into custody

A Maryland man who was in the process of being fired was taken into custody Friday after allegedly calling himself a "joker" and threatening a supervisor, police said.

Woman abducted from parking lot of Baton rouge clinic, raped

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the alleged abduction and rape of a Baton Rouge woman. The incident was reported around 12:30 this afternoon.

Arkansas Medicaid program to receive more than $1 million in settlement

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel announced today that Arkansas and other states have reached an agreement with the McKesson Corporation to settle allegations that McKesson reported inflated pricing data for prescription drugs and caused state M

Texas officials urges precautions to reduce West Nile exposure

The Texas Department of State Health Services is urging people to take precautions to reduce the risk of contracting West Nile virus, a mosquito borne illness.

Names released in wreck that killed two in Caddo Parish

Authorities have released the names of two young men tragically killed in a one-vehicle crash Thursday morning.

Federal agents arrest owners of local business

Federal agents, assisted by local deputies and police officers arrested the owners of Mike's Auto Sales during a raid Friday morning.

U.S. Senator Cornyn opposes UN Arms Treaty

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) joined 50 Senators in expressing grave concern about the dangers posed to Texans’ Second Amendment rights by the United Nations’ Arms Trade Treaty.

Bandit robs Shreveport business, attacks clerk

Law enforcement authorities are searching for a robber who stole money, then attacked an employee at the La Fuenta Plaza Latina Thursday in west Shreveport.