US Capitol evacuated due to delivery of suspicious package

Parts of the U.S. Capitol are being cleared after authorities announced suspicious packages on the first and third floors of the Hart Senate Office Building and a suspicious envelope in the Russell Senate Office Building at the office of Sen.

Officials intercept tainted letter sent to President Obama

A letter addressed to President Barack Obama that contained a "suspicious substance" has been intercepted at the White House's off-site mail facility, a Secret Service spokesman said Wednesday.

Sen. Cornyn introduces Nat'l Conceal-Carry Reciprocity Legislation

United States Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced an amendment to S. 649, which would guarantee the rights of gun owners to carry concealed weapons across state lines and within other states that also have conceal-carry laws.

Wife of former official charged with murder in Texas DA killing

CNN — The wife of former justice of the peace Eric Williams is being held on a capital murder charge in connection with the killings of a Kaufman County District Attorney, his wife, and a top prosecutor, the Dallas Morning News reported W

Fire breaks out while fire officials just a block away

While Shreveport Fire Department was attending to a gas leak near Lakeshore Elementary, fire broke out at a house just a block away, in the 3300 block of College.

Police team up with Union Pacific to catch lawbreakers

There are freight trains traveling all over the Ark-La-Tex. In fact, about 25 pass through Shreveport and Bossier alone on any given day.

Early morning burglary results in two arrests

Earlier this morning around 10:30 Deputy Lonnie Johnson was in the 700 block of Cummings Lane to a burglary call when he heard three shots fired.

Famed sports broadcaster Pat Summerall dead at 82

Former NFL player and long-time sports broadcaster Pat Summerall has passed away at the age of 82. Summerall's daughter, Susie Wiles, confirmed her father died in Dallas.

Man arrested for failing to register as sex offender

The Caddo Sheriff's office is asking for help locating a Shreveport man who failed to register as a sex offender.

Louisiana flags flying at half staff per President Obama

Flags at the Bossier City Municipal Complex and all Bossier City municipal buildings are flying at half staff per President Obama's order, out of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on April 15, 2013,