Man arrested in Zachary for kidnapping, rape of teen girl

A man was arrested in Zachary last night because police believe he’s responsible for the kidnapping and rape of a 15 year old girl from the Lafayette area.

3 of Texas most wanted fugitives captured in last week

The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that three of the Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitives or sex offenders were captured within the last week.

Justice Department, New Orleans PD agree on overhaul

Attorney General Eric Holder led federal and local officials Tuesday in announcing a massive overhaul of the New Orleans Police Department, which has been plagued for years by corruption, excessive use of force, illegal searches and widespread

More than 220,000 strollers recalled on evidence of strangulation risks

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of 223,000 popular strollers following the death of an infant eight years ago and the near strangulation of another in 2006.

DPS: Damaged front tire caused deadly pickup truck accident

A damaged front right tire caused the pickup truck accident in Texas that killed 15 people in the town of Goliad this week, authorities said Wednesday.

Cal Ripken's mother safe after abduction

The mother of baseball legend Cal Ripken Jr. was safe Wednesday after someone abducted her the day before, from her Maryland home investigators said.

Gift card scam using organizations across Louisiana to trick victims

A scam is making its way across Louisiana and it’s using the names of local organizations to trick victims into providing personal information.

Traffic advisory update for 'Olympus Has Fallen' filming

To accommodate the filming of the movie “Olympus Has Fallen” the A.R.

“American Idol” Offers Hopefuls Three More Ways To Audition For Season 12

New “Nominate An Idol” Initiative And Online Auditions Begin Wednesday, August 1, At www.americanidol.com

Bossier PD: Do not be alarmed by special effects from movie set

Portions of the filming for “Olympus Has Fallen” in and around the “White House” set on Walker Place on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will involve special effects work including periodic explosions and smoke.