Study shows Louisiana among top states for charter school gains

Governor Bobby Jindal and Superintendent John White announced today that a recent 26-state study by the Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO) at Stanford University found that Louisiana is a national leader in student achievement at

After babies' deaths, more scrutiny for Kentucky surgeon

The University of Florida's health system is reviewing the application of a heart surgeon from Kentucky who came under scrutiny after a CNN investigation into the deaths of babies in his care.

Florida man allegedly kills wife, posts confession, photo of body on Facebook

People confess to a lot of things on Facebook: their frustrations, bad habits, secret longings and new loves.

Hybrid car will make a huge difference for non-profit

Every day, hunger is a bigger and bigger problem for the people of Northwest Louisiana, and it’s one that the Food Bank of Northwest Louisiana try to combat, but state wide budget cuts to non-profits are making that harder and harder.

Shreveport fire fighters save kitten while battling 2 fires in the heat

The Shreveport Fire Department responded to two fires today with heat nearing the triple digits. The first fire was dispatched at 9:55 AM in the 400 block of Abilene Street.

Shreveport's Fire Station 8 saves building

The Shreveport Fire Department was dispatched at 9:07 PM Wednesday night t for a reported building on fire in the 5000 block of Hearne Avenue.

LA Boardwalk hosting 'Back-to-School Style Search' August 10

As the only outlet in the region celebrating TEEN VOGUE Back-to-School Saturday™ this Saturday, August 10, The Outlets at Louisiana Boardwalk (www.louisianaboardwalk.com) is hosting its first Back-to-School Style Search competition.

Luckier than lightning: Powerball trio strikes it rich with $448 million jackpot

The odds of getting hit by lightning in any given year are about one in 500,000. You are about 350 times LESS likely to win the Powerball lottery.

BSO unveils new cars

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington rolled out the first vehicles with the new look and logo for the Bossier Sheriff’s Office this week.