The latest on the Navy Yard shooting

On Tuesday, a day after Aaron Alexis killed 12 people and injured at least eight at the Washington Navy Yard, forensics teams and others are looking for answers.

Father uses a little embarrassment to teach son a big lesson

One Louisiana father used a little public humiliation to teach his son an important lesson over the weekend.

8-year-old shot while sleeping in home; detectives search for clues

A  child was injured overnight when a stray bullet ripped through her legs while she slept in her home. It happened just before midnight on Monday.

Copper wiring stolen from Independence Stadium

The jumbo-tron at Independence Stadium wasn't working during the past weekend's Battle on the Border football event, but not because of a computer glitch.

Louisiana gaming fraud fugitive arrested in Connecticut

A Louisiana gaming fraud fugitive was caught in a Connecticut casino this past weekend.

Former Houston 3rd grade teacher sentenced to 20 years in prison for distributing, possessing child pornography

A local man was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in federal prison following his guilty pleas to distributing and possessing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson, Southern District of Texas.

Houston music teacher arrested and charged with producing child pornography

A Houston-area elementary school music teacher was arrested Friday and charged with two counts of producing child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson, Southern District of Texas.

Central Texas man admits enticing a minor child to engage in sexual activity

A man from central Texas pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to one count of enticing a minor, and aiding and abetting.

North Texas man pleads guilty to transporting and shipping child pornography

A north Texas man pleaded guilty Tuesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul D. Stickney to one count of transporting and shipping child pornography.

New sewer plant coming to Bossier Parish

The Bossier Parish Community will soon have a new sewer treatment facility. The facility will service mostly rural residents throughout the parish.