5-year-old boy fatally shoots 2-year-old sister

A Kentucky mother stepped outside of her home just for a few minutes, but it was long enough for her 5-year-old son to accidentally shoot his 2-year-old sister with the .22-caliber rifle he got for his birthday, state officials said.

SCAM ALERT: DMV warns Texans of moving scams

HOUSTON – The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) joined U.S.

BREAKING: 3 more arrested in connection with Boston Marathon bombings

Boston Police said Wednesday that three additional suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings April 15.  

Victim snatches robber's shotgun, uses it on robber's car

A would-be armed robber had to embarrassingly ask for his shotgun back that he, moments ago, had pointed in a victim’s face during an attempted armed robbery, New Orleans police said.

All options on the table regarding Syria, US officials

All options remain on the table as the Obama administration considers what, if any, military action to take in Syria following the suspected use of chemical weapons there, U.S. officials tell CNN.

Full moon gets partial blame for Civil War general's death

A full moon hung just right in the night sky as the fierce Southern Army faced the encroaching Union troops in the spring of 1863.

FDA approves morning-after pill without prescription for girls 15 and older

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it approved the availability of the Plan B One-Step emergency contraception pill without a prescription for women 15 and older.

Mayor Glover celebrates with "Shreveport's Best and Brightest"

89 high school seniors, from 14 different schools in Shreveport took over Independence Stadium for a luncheon hosted by Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover.

Stingrays take over Sci-Port

Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center is currently hosting SeaLife Encounters at Sci-Port through Sunday, June 30. SeaLife Encounters at Sci-Port gives visitors the opportunity to touch and feed live, wild stingrays.

Car crashes into log truck, driver in serious condition

Early this morning at 8:30 a.m., Louisiana State Police Troop G investigated a two vehicle crash on LA Highway 2 at LA Highway 157 that seriously injured a Serepta woman.