DHS: 'expecting minimal amount of evacuuees' in Caddo-Bossier Parishes

The Department of Homeland Security held a press conference Monday at the Homeland Security Office detailing their vital roll in assisting Louisiana with sheltering Tropical Storm Isaac evacuees.

Isaac forces suspension of physical inspections and trailer stamps

Captain Tom Madden, commander of Louisiana State Police Troop G, has suspended the conducting of physical inspections as well as the issuance of trailer stamps by troop personnel until the State Police response to Tropical Storm Isaac is conclu

Texas prepares as Tropical Storm Isaac threatens Gulf Coast

Gov. Rick Perry has activated the Disaster District Committee (DDC) in Beaumont and placed state and local emergency management assets on alert as Tropical Storm Isaac makes it way towards the Gulf Coast.

UPDATE: Students veterans Outreach Road Tour canceled tue to weather

UPDATE: The Louisiana department of veterans affairs has CANCELLED student veterans OUTREACH ROAD TOUR due to possible weather issues

Court lifts stay in Major Hasan court martial

An appellate court sitting in Washington D.C. has lifted the stay in the U.S. vs. Maj. Nidal M. Hasan court martial.

Federal court to hear challenge to South Carolina voter ID law

South Carolina officials head to federal court on Monday to defend a controversial new voter identification law, dismissing suggestions the requirement would deny tens of thousands of people, many of them minorities, access to the ballot.

Authorities searching for west Shreveport convenience store robbers

Shreveport detectives are working at this hour to identify and apprehend two suspects who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store this morning.

Isaac spurs evacuations, delays

Hurricane warnings blanketed much of the Gulf Coast on Monday as authorities across the region warned residents to be prepared for heavy rain, high winds and coastal storm surges.

Isaac poised for Gulf landfall on Katrina anniversary

New Orleans and much of the Gulf Coast faced the anniversary of devastating Hurricane Katrina by hunkering down for new storm amid "a high level of anxiety," as the Crescent City's mayor put it Monday.

Shreveport teen injured over weekend in early morning shooting

A teenager is recovering from a gunshot wound following an early morning shooting in Shreveport’s Cedar Grove neighborhood.