Local authorities stepping up patrols during the holidays

In an effort to deter business hold ups and other crimes that can during the holiday shopping season, the Bossier City Police Department will activate its Armed Robbery Task Force later this week.

Deer attacks two men, then takes man's cigarettes

Joseph Rose and Cole Kellis were leaving their home in Whitehouse on Friday morning when they noticed a deer in their front yard.

Robbery intervention detail nets more arrests

The arrests continue as the Robbery Intervention Detail tightens it's clenches on suspected robbers and thieves.

Pair of weekend stabbings injures two

Two men are injured and one man is jailed following a pair of stabbings over the weekend in Shreveport.

Israel Strikes

Israel is prepared to significantly escalate its military operation against Palestinian militants in Gaza, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday.

Busy Sunday for golf

A busy Sunday saw four tournaments across three continents settled to underline the truly global nature of modern golf.

US Embassies Security

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is coordinating with the U. S. Defense Department to monitor where forces are deployed in case they are needed to quickly come to the defense of U.S. diplomatic facilities around the world.

47 children die in bus collision in Egypt

(CNN) -- A bus slammed through a barrier at a railroad crossing and crashed into a train leaving 47 school children dead in Egypt Saturday, the country's state-run Middle East News Agency reported.

Benghazi Hearings

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Former CIA Director David Petraeus testified on Capitol Hill Friday that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an act of terrorism committed by al Qaeda-linked militants.