Legal woes mount for former Patriots tight end

A Massachusetts grand jury will hear testimony this month from a man who has accused former NFL star Aaron Hernandez of shooting him in the face in February.

June jobs report: Hiring beats expectations

The job market made solid improvement last month, sending signals to markets that the Federal Reserve is on track to start pulling back on its stimulus program.

Wisconsin governor signs tougher abortion bill

Wisconsin became the latest state Friday to legislate tighter abortion laws after Republican Gov. Scott Walker signed a controversial bill that requires women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion.

Republicans demand action on student loan rates

Rep. Lynn Jenkins, R-Kansas, faulted Senate Democrats on Saturday for this week's hike in student loan interest rates and urged the upper chamber to pass legislation that resolves the issue as soon as the holiday recess ends.

17 fireworks related fires in Texarkana

Every year, 9,300 Americans are seriously injured from fireworks, and not only that, annually 20,000 fires are caused from fireworks. Locally, that trend continued.

Toddler found dead in car

Sharia, a 3 year old girl, was found dead inside her mother's car in Shreveport's Ingleside neighborhood Friday afternoon.

"Routine" stop leads to drug bust

Just after 5am, a Shreveport Police Patrol officer tried to make a routine traffic stop. The driver, however, didn't feel like pulling over.

Helping avoid a drought

July is water awareness month and one local organization is asking residents to be pro-active. Shreveport Green is conducting project clean water. The project is designed to encourage residents on how to protect and save water.

Judge to offer legal advice

Judge Sheva Sims of the Shreveport City Court will be presenting an informational seminar this coming Monday at the court building located at 1244 Texas Avenue.

TX driver charged with 5 counts of criminal negligence homicide

The Department of Public Safety have arrested and charged a driver in the deadly accident that killed five people in Los Fresnos this past Sunday.