Medicare doctors' pay to be cut

The nation's Medicare doctors, already facing higher costs and sluggish revenue, now face a pay cut because of the automatic spending cuts that were triggered Friday.

Debate ensues on day one of forced spending cuts

They argued over the forced spending cuts known as sequestration before those cuts took effect, and on the first full day of the cuts being official, Congress and the White House are still bickering over who is to blame.

Welcome to the year of the comet (we hope)

First a meteor exploded over Russia, followed closely by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a naked-eye spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.

Field of flowers

Shreveport residents could soon see a new field of flowers in one popular part of town.

FBI investigates at the Homer Police Department

The FBI made an unexpected visit to the Homer Police Department today. Neighbors said unmarked cars pulled up to the station around 9 this morning, with men carrying cardboard boxes inside.

Abused dog's story goes viral, saving her life

For many people, church is where they are saved. For Diva, an abused and injured dog, salvation came across the street from a church instead.

Shreveport's Highland Haven closing

A local house program that helps teenage residents is closing their doors after 5 years of service.

Controversy: Austin plastic bag ban goes into effect

Austin, Texas is the latest city to implement a ban on plastic bags Friday. Several other cities in Texas also have bans or fees on plastic bags.

Shreveport coach accused of 2-year sexual relationship with student

Police arrested a Shreveport coach Friday morning for alleged sexual conduct with a student.