Report indicates decrease in Louisiana initial unemployment insurance claims

Initial unemployment insurance claims for the week ending June 15, 2013, decreased to 2,915 from the previous week's total of 3,755. Initial claims were below the comparable week ending June 16, 2012, figure of 3,806.

VIDEO: NFL star Aaron Hernandez arrested at MA home, released by Patriots

Former New England Patriots tight end, Aaron Hernandez was arrested at his Massachusetts home by police Wednesday morning.

Texas abortion bill dies as confusion marks end of session

The Texas legislature's special session ended in chaos and confusion early Wednesday, when a marathon filibuster failed -- but so did a Republican effort to pass a bill that would have greatly restricted abortions in the state.

Supreme Court strikes down controversial DOMA provision

The Supreme Court has struck down a key provision of the federal Defense of Marriage Act, ruling that same-sex spouses legally married in a state may receive federal benefits.

The salvinia struggle

For many fishermen and boater, salvinia is a complete nuisance, getting stuck in motors and closing off parts of likes like Lake Bistineau.

NFL star from Shreveport coaches local youth

For the 5th year, Evangel and LSU alum, Jacob Hester is holding a football camp for Shreveport's youth.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: 'Nanny cam' catches burglar brutally attack homeowner

A nanny-cam was rolling as a burglar brutally attacked a homeowner while her young child sat in the same room. Now, police in Millburn, New Jersey are asking the public to look at the video, and help identify the attacker.

Bossier City Police arrest teen involved in vandalism spree

Bossier City Police arrested a teen involved in a vandalism spree.

Improving Bossier Parish

Bossier Parish officials say they are planning to consolidate over 30 sewage ponds and private sewage plants between Red Chute Bayou and Highway 157 in the community of Haughton.