Streets flooding in Bossier City

Street flooding has been reported in the 1600 block of Barksdale Boulevard and on Old Minden Road at Preston Boulevard. These roadways typically flood during incidents of heavy rainfall.

College professor placed on leave after suggesting children of NRA members be killed

A journalism professor from the University of Kansas was placed on administrative leave, Friday morning, after he tweeted out an offensive comment concerning the children of NRA members.

DHH confirms 5 new West Nile virus cases

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) has confirmed five new West Nile virus cases this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to 39.

Suspect wanted in shooting of local man now in police custody

A suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that injured a local man is now in police custody.

Watchdog: Syria submits 'initial disclosure' of chemical weapons program

Syria has submitted an "initial disclosure" of its chemical weapons program, a spokesman for the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said Friday.

3-year-old boy among 13 injured in shooting at Chicago park

A mass shooting at a Chicago park left a 3-year-old boy in critical condition and returned the spotlight to gun violence in the city with the nation's highest number of homicides.

'Outrageous': Field trip re-enacts slavery using kids

"You're not a person, you're property." "You're an animal working in the fields the rest of your life." "You don't have any rights, we own you."

Noted pianists to perform at NSU September 27

Pianists Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul will perform at Northwestern State University Friday, Sept 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The concert is part of the Louisiana Piano Series International. Tickets are $15.

Texarkana teacher to receive Texas' Heroes for Children award

The State Board of Education (SBOE) announced today that 17 Texans who have provided collectively more than 100 years of volunteer service to Texas public schools will be honored with the Heroes for Children award at the SBOE meeting on Friday.

Super Safety Saturday to be held at Sheriff's Safety Town

The Junior League of Shreveport-Bossier will hold its fourth annual Super Safety Saturday at Sheriff's Safety Town from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, September 21.