Dallas Zoo brings in pet puppy to calm down cheetahs

The Dallas Zoo has two new cheetah cubs. And the big cats have their own puppy to help them shape up. The cubs, Winspear and Kamau, are part of the zoo's program to create awareness about endangered African animals.

Two-vehicle wreck turns fatal in Jefferson Parish

A fatal crash is leading officers to believe it was a reckless operation.

5th North LA Gay & Lesbian Film Festival kicks off Friday night

The 5th North LA Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, presented by PACE, opens this Friday, Sept. 6th and runs through Sept. 12th at the Robinson Film Center in downtown Shreveport.


Matt Cordle's confession doesn't beat around the bush: "I killed a man."

BPCC racing for a cause

The Bossier Parish Community College is hosting a unique and creative event to help those who might can't afford college.

Tax free holiday

The Louisiana second amendment sales tax holiday starts today. People purchasing firearms alone with hunting and fishing supplies will be exempt from the 4-percent sales tax along with all local sales taxes.

Court allows redistricting maps to be used for 2014 elections

In a 26-page opinion issued today, a San Antonio federal court ruled there was no basis to block the use of the 2013 redistricting maps in upcoming elections, and that the redistricting maps passed by the Texas Legislature in the special sessio

Louisiana state officals confirm first West Nile virus death in 2013

Louisiana officials with the Department of Health and Hospitals confirmed Friday the state's first death of 2013 caused by West Nile virus. It happened in Rapides Parish.

Overnight shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

A double shooting in Shreveport's Allendale neighborhood this morning, has claimed the life of a local man and left another victim with serious injuries.

VIDEO: Shreveport PD seeking department store thief

Shreveport Police investigators need assistance in identifying a black male suspect, approximately 6'0", wearing a reddish/orange long sleeve shirt, tan hat, dark pants, who, on August 26, 2013, at 9:00 p.m., walked