The website for national Amber Alerts which was previously inoperable due to the United States government shutdown is now back online.
The government pulled an employee off of furlough to re-launch the site.
Bossier Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a man Monday morning for the attempted murder of his mother and father, Sunday evening at their residence in south Bossier, leaving his father clinging to his life.
A self-styled Islamist preacher accused of beating and torturing his 5-year-old daughter to death was sentenced Monday to eight years in prison and 600 lashes, and was ordered to pay "blood money" to the girl's mother, according t
Louisiana's Women, Infants and Children Program, commonly called WIC, will be funded until the end of the month of October, using funds set aside from the prior fiscal year, the Department of Health and Hospitals announced Thursday.