Texas prepares as Tropical Storm Isaac threatens Gulf Coast

Gov. Rick Perry has activated the Disaster District Committee (DDC) in Beaumont and placed state and local emergency management assets on alert as Tropical Storm Isaac makes it way towards the Gulf Coast.

UPDATE: Students veterans Outreach Road Tour canceled tue to weather

UPDATE: The Louisiana department of veterans affairs has CANCELLED student veterans OUTREACH ROAD TOUR due to possible weather issues

Court lifts stay in Major Hasan court martial

An appellate court sitting in Washington D.C. has lifted the stay in the U.S. vs. Maj. Nidal M. Hasan court martial.

Federal court to hear challenge to South Carolina voter ID law

South Carolina officials head to federal court on Monday to defend a controversial new voter identification law, dismissing suggestions the requirement would deny tens of thousands of people, many of them minorities, access to the ballot.

Authorities searching for west Shreveport convenience store robbers

Shreveport detectives are working at this hour to identify and apprehend two suspects who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store this morning.

Isaac spurs evacuations, delays

Hurricane warnings blanketed much of the Gulf Coast on Monday as authorities across the region warned residents to be prepared for heavy rain, high winds and coastal storm surges.

Isaac poised for Gulf landfall on Katrina anniversary

New Orleans and much of the Gulf Coast faced the anniversary of devastating Hurricane Katrina by hunkering down for new storm amid "a high level of anxiety," as the Crescent City's mayor put it Monday.

Shreveport teen injured over weekend in early morning shooting

A teenager is recovering from a gunshot wound following an early morning shooting in Shreveport’s Cedar Grove neighborhood.

Man robs Shreveport Family Dollar at gunpoint

Shreveport Police need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a Family Dollar store in West Shreveport this evening.

Authorities ask for public's help identifying Bossier City thieves

Bossier City police and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for information to help catch the suspects who used a man’s stolen credit card and bank card a Shreveport store to make nearly $800 in unauthorized purchases.