SMU WR named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Southern Methodist University senior wide receiver Jeremy Johnson has been selected as The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the sixth week of the college football season.

FSU QB named Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week

Florida State's Jameis Winston has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week after leading the Seminoles to a convincing 63-0 victory over Atlantic Coast Conference rival Maryland.

Amber Alert website back online, did government violate own rules removing it in the first place

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 man for attempted murder of parents

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.

October 7 deadline for voter registration in November 5 elections

Monday, October 7, is the deadline to vote in the November 5 elections.

Suspects arrested for battery at Caddo Parish bar

Caddo Sheriff's detectives arrested two Doddridge, Arkansas, men after a fight at a local bar sent one to the hospital early Saturday morning.

U.S. target in Somalia: An inside story on an Al-Shabaab commander

Kenyan intelligence knows him simply as Ikrimah. But his full name is Mohamed Abdikadir Mohamed, and he is regarded as one of the most dangerous commanders in the Somali terror group Al-Shabaab.

Saudi preacher sentenced to 8 years, 600 lashes for killing 5-year-old daughter

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

WIC Program in Louisiana extended following updated guidance from Federal USDA officials

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.

New $100 bill to debut Tuesday

The new $100 bill will make its debut Tuesday, several years later than originally planned.