Police seeking vandals who slashed 48 tires in south Bossier

Bossier City police are looking for the vandals responsible for slashing dozens of tires on multiple parked vehicles over the weekend in residential areas of south Bossier City.

Hey y'all, Paula Deen loses another major sponsor after admitting to using racial slur

Paula Deen has lost another major sponsor. Smithfield Foods has terminated its contract with the celebrity chef after she admitted using a racial slur. Her comments became public in a lawsuit deposition.

Greg Handel to be named acting director of Creative and Performing Arts at Northwestern State

Greg Handel has been named acting director of the Mrs. H.D. Dear School of Creative and Performing Arts at Northwestern State University. It will go into effect on July 1, 2013.

Stabbing victim's name released

Shreveport Police have released the name of the victim of a deadly stabbing over the weekend.

5-year-old girl in New Orleans dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound

A 5-year-old girl in New Orleans died Sunday after, police believe, she accidentally shot herself in the head. The girl's mother faces a second-degree murder charge, the New Orleans Police Department said in a statement.

VIDEO: TX woman arrested for throwing dog feces at neighbors, spitting in face

A Texas woman is facing felony charges for losing control at a neighborhood dog park in Austin. Police say the woman attacked two of her neighbors and their dogs, even throwing one of the dog's feces at its owner.

Shelton to be inducted into NLN Academy

Dr. Debra Shelton, assistant professor in Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and Allied Health, will be inducted into the National League for Nursing’s Academy for Nursing Education.

$10,000 reward offered for violent Dallas fugitive

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Larry Valdez, 42, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $10,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.

Another 787 Dreamliner diverted for mechanical problem

A United Airlines 787 Dreamliner was diverted early Sunday due to a mechanical problem, the third such incident for Dreamliners in six days.

Start the countdown! Twinkies return to shelves July 15

Good news Twinkies fans, your beloved snack is due back on shelves on July 15.