Two officers killed, two wounded in Louisiana "ambush"

Two Louisiana sheriff's deputies died and two others were wounded early Thursday in what a state police official described as an ambush.

CSO offering concealed handgun class

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone 21 and older wanting to obtain a concealed handgun permit, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Explaining the deferred action policy

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services began accepting requests Wednesday for consideration of deferred action for young undocumented immigrants who arrived in America as children.

Equipment en route to drill relieve well at Louisiana sinkhole

Throughout the day the Louisiana State Police will be assisting Texas Brine in moving equipment needed to drill a relief well at the location of the sinkhole in Bayou Corne.

Memorial to celebrate Mickey Shunick being planned; accused killer headed back to court

As the case against the man accused of killing Mickey Shunick moves forward, family and friends begin planning a public memorial to celebrate the life of a young woman who captured the attention of a nation.

Shooting wounds guard at Family Research Council

A shooting in the lobby of the conservative Family Research Council in Washington wounded a security guard Wednesday, investigators said.

Bumbo Baby Seats recalled by manufacturer

Four million Bumbo Baby Seats are being recalled due to the risk of babies falling out of them, said the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission on Wednesday.

Caddo Parish inmate charged with second murder

A Caddo Parish inmate charged with murder has a second count added after a woman died Wednesday morning in a local hospital.

Fire destroys Shreveport funeral home

A fire destroyed the Patterson Funeral home Wednesday morning on the 1200 block of North Hearne Avenue.

Harrison County authorities looking for tips on burglaries

Harrison County investigators are seeking information regarding two men who were involved in two burglaries that happened Sunday night.