Obama conference on assault weapons

The White House said President Barack Obama supports reinstatement of a federal ban on assault weapons -- a position he took in the 2008 campaign but failed to press during his first term.

Shooting Victim's Father

The father of a 6-year-old Connecticut school shooting victim vowed Saturday to not let the tragedy "turn into something that defines us, but something that inspires us to be better and more compassionate people." Robbie Parker rememb

House fire kills 9 dogs

When Betty Jean Jurls smelled smoke in her Bossier City home this morning before 5am, she immediately woke her husband who went to grab their ten dogs.

4 hands, 1 plan

With everything going on in our world today, this is a story that warms the heart and should motivate you to want to do something for somebody other than yourself and your loved ones.

Fundraiser this weekend for ill-stricken Bossier City officer

The Bossier City Police Department is holding a fundraiser for a detective who is recovering from a serious illness.

Mother recounts 'living hell' at CT school shooting

This morning, a group of people gathered around a table in a meeting room at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.

Ft. Hood soldier killed in gunfire exchange with patrol officers

A Fort Hood soldier is dead after exchanging gunfire with a patrol unit near Kouma Lake Friday morning. At 3:20 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to reports of a suspected vehicle in the Kouma Lake area.

1 killed, 2 critically injured in I-20 crash near Ruston

A major two-vehicle crash involving a semi killed one person near the city of Ruston Thursday night. At 11:30 p.m., state troopers responded to the wreck on Interstate 20, about 12 miles west of Ruston.

President relays tearful remarks regarding Connecticut elementary shooting

President Obama addressed the nation shortly after 2:00 p.m. regarding the elementary school shooting in Connecticut. During his remarks, he became visibly shaken and wiped tears from his eyes. .

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott responds to Conn. school shooting

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott released this statement to the public in response to the mass school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut.