Veterans Affairs boss: 'No veteran should have to wait for claims

 The mountain of benefits claims at the Department of Veterans Affairs is a result of an outdated paper process and new levels of complexity in returning troops' cases, the agency's boss said in an interview Sunday.

Senators blast NRA for robocalls in Newtown

The National Rifle Association has "stooped to a new low" in making robocalls to residents in Newtown, the two U.S. senators from Connecticut argued in a letter to the NRA on Monday.

2 suspects arrested in connection with Craigslist robbery

Authorities have arrested two suspects in connection with an overnight robbery in Shreveport. On Monday around 9:20 p.m., Shreveport Police officers responded to a robbery in the 8500 block of Youree Drive.

Operation "T-Bone"

The City is doing double duty this week with two sweeps dedicated to cleaning up local neighborhoods.

Company donates $100,000 worth of protein

With food banks and non-profits facing record requests for services, sourcing and providing protein is often a challenge.

LA Boardwalk sold to new management

After falling into foreclosure in February of 2011, late last week a company put in an offer to acquire the Louisiana Boardwalk in Bossier City.

TX school denies allegations in defecation check lawsuit

An East Texas school district being sued for an unlawful strip search of students is adamantly denying those allegations and requesting the case to be dismissed.

Arrest made in 22-year-old cold case murder in Ascension Parish

UPDATE: Kenneth Lavigne has been charged with Aggravated Rape and First-Degree Murder. Lavigne is the cousin of the victim's ex-husband.

ETX dog fighting part of multi-state federal

Two Kansas men were arrested Friday by federal investigators for involvement in a multi-state dog fighting ring, including dog fights near Tyler.

Defining marriage: Supreme Court hears arguments today

The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on Tuesday and Wednesday about the constitutionality of two laws in the same-sex marriage debate.