Definition of 'term' pregnancy changing

-- In light of recent research showing that each week of gestation affects newborn health, a leading doctors' group is redefining when a pregnancy is considered "term."

For the first time, FDA addresses pet food safety

For the first time, the Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to make animal feed and pet food sold in the United States safer.

FDA aims to tighten control of hydrocodone

One person dies every 19 minutes from a prescription drug overdose in the United States.

Bossier Schools rank in top 10

The Bossier School System is celebrating after seeing some improvements system wide.

Bossier Students say no to drugs

The Bossier Elementary School Bearkittens were out this morning saying no to drugs during the conclusion of their Red Ribbon Week.

TX SNAP Food Benefits to be reduced in November

SNAP food benefits in Texas and across the nation will be reduced by an average of 5 percent beginning Nov. 1. This is because the temporary increase in benefits from the federal stimulus passed in 2009 is expiring.

The return of Sarah Palin

The Republican establishment can't stand her. The media mocks her. But Sarah Palin isn't going anywhere. Far from it.

TxDOT tackles impaired driving during football season

In an effort to curb impaired driving on football game days, the Texas Department of Transportation is visiting college and pro football games across the state to remind fans about the importance of planning for a sober ride home.

It's time to fight the flu Louisiana

Starting this week, parish health units around the state began offering flu vaccinations to all Louisiana residents of age to be vaccinated, the Department of Health and Hospitals announced Monday.

BPCC opening new Hispanic resource center

The Bossier Parish Community College announced a new partnership this morning with the League of United Latin American Citizens. The college plans to open a new Hispanic resource center soon.