Minden man defrauds businesses, sells fake newspaper ads

A Minden man was transferred to Caddo Correctional Center for allegedly selling bogus newspaper ads in the area.

Board of Supervisors approves F. King Alexander to lead LSU

The LSU Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the appointment of F.

Shreveport teacher arrested for showing obscene photo on phone to student

A Woodlawn High School teacher was taken into custody Tuesday after he was accused of obscenity.

Top 10 streaks: From extreme heat to the Hot 100

No doubt, the Miami Heat's current 27-game win streak is impressive.

Colorado governor: Shooting suspect Evan Ebel had 'bad streak'

It's a cliche. After a shooting, reporters rush to find people who can talk about the accused. Almost always, neighbors, colleagues, friends and family shake their heads in disbelief.

Manson murder mystery: LAPD hopes decades-old tapes hold clue

The Los Angeles Police Department can have access to personal tape recordings between Charles Manson follower Charles D.

Ex-presidents receive millions from taxpayers

Being leader of the free world comes with a lot of perks and a new report shows they keep rolling in long after a commander-in-chief leaves office.

North Korea issues new threat to U.S. bases

North Korea on Tuesday served up its latest round of threats against the United States, saying it plans to place military units tasked with targeting U.S. bases under combat ready status.

Veterans Affairs boss: 'No veteran should have to wait for claims

 The mountain of benefits claims at the Department of Veterans Affairs is a result of an outdated paper process and new levels of complexity in returning troops' cases, the agency's boss said in an interview Sunday.

Senators blast NRA for robocalls in Newtown

The National Rifle Association has "stooped to a new low" in making robocalls to residents in Newtown, the two U.S. senators from Connecticut argued in a letter to the NRA on Monday.