Student completes bike trek, promotes understanding

A Northwestern State University student was among 36 cyclists and crew members who biked across the state of Florida during a two-week trek earlier this summer.

BREAKING: Ariel Castro pleads guilty to 937 counts, avoids death penalty

Three young kidnapping victims could be spared another ordeal because there may be no trial. Castro is accused of holding three women against their will for about a decade.

Halliburton to plead guilty in 2010 Gulf oil spill, U.S. says

Oilfield services giant Halliburton will plead guilty to destroying computer test results that had been sought as evidence in the Deepwater Horizon disaster, the Justice Department announced Thursday.

Fire contained at Shreveport building

The Shreveport Fire Department had their hands full this afternoon containing a fire near the downtown area. The fire took place at the Mid City Plaza on Jordan Street in Shreveport just after 12:30 this afternoon.

Immunization shots important

The Department of Health and Hospitals is encouraging and reminding parents about the importance of immunization shots for kids before they head back to school next month.

Caddo Parish completes investigation into death of 3-year-old, declared accidental

The Caddo Parish Coroner's Office has completed its investigation into the death of Sariah Delafosse.

Northwestern State announces 'Honor Roll'

One thousand eighteen undergraduate students at Northwestern State University were named to the Honor Roll for the Spring 2013 semester.

VIDEO: Alligator eats 80 lb. dog

North Carolina authorities shot and killed an alligator they say ate an 80 pound dog. Authorities found the massive alligator Wednesday with remnants of the dog still in its mouth.

Meth lab discovery leads to arrest

Agents with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force were investigating a drug complaint on Wednesday when they discovered an active meth lab at the Blanchard Mobile Home Villa.

Caddo Crime Stoppers to facilitate conference with family members of city's latest homicide victims

Crime Stoppers of Caddo Parish is facilitating a conference with the family members of homicide victims Irene and Carise Ellison to plea to the public for information regarding identifying the suspect(s) responsible for Shreveport's latest