Digipitch offers entrepreneurs a chance to pitch to investors

Cohab and Digifest South teamed up to offer a revolutionary way for local entrepreneurs to kick-off a new business venture Friday, as they presented DigiPitch, part of DigiFest South 2013.

VA school makes student change 'Duck Dynasty' t-shirt for being 'threatening'

According to national media reports, a Virginia high school forced a student to remove his shirt with a quote printed on it from the hit TV show, "Duck Dynasty," because it was threatening.

Rain brings hope of lifting burn ban

Fire officials say that while the rain is good, it’s going to take more rain systems to move through the area to help improve the dry conditions.

CA Democratic Communications Chair says he wishes children of a Ted Cruz aide die from incurable disease

Allan Brauer, the Sacramento County Democratic Chairman of Communications is in hot water after he tweeted out a vile statement directed at the speech writer and senior communications advisor to Senator Ted Cruz..  

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.