7.6-magnitude quake hits Costa Rican coast

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck the northwest coast of Costa Rica Wednesday, resulting in some damage, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

LaPlace residents seek comfort in clean clothes and look to the future

As the waters in St. John Parish slowly recede, those living in the flooded parish are attempting to pick up the pieces of their lives, many of them realizing that will mean starting from scratch.

Texas soldier killed in Afghanistan

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Vivian house burglarized 3 times in SAME day!

A Vivian woman's home is burglarized three times by different people on the SAME day back in July!

Isaac evacuees forced out of Shreveport shelter

Hundreds of Isaac evacuees began leaving the Shreveport shelter, returning to St. john the Baptist and Plaquemines Parishes Tuesday morning.

U.S. Debt Clock reaches $16 trillion

In the midst of political conventions, the U.S. National Debt Clock has reached an unwelcome milestone - $16 trillion dollars in total federal debt.

Several hospitalized following Shreveport bus accident

Several people were hospitalized Tuesday morning following a wreck involving a Shreveport public transportation bus.

Homer woman killed after crashing into tractor-trailer

A Homer woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of LA Highway 9 and US Highway 79. The wreck happened shortly before 6 p.m. on Monday.

"Green Mile" actor, Michael Clarke Duncan, dead at 54

Michael Clarke Duncan, nominated for an Academy Award for his role in the 1999 film "The Green Mile," has died at age 54, according to a representative for his family.