ETX man accused of stealing more $30,000 in timber

An East Texas man was arrested Wednesday morning for theft of timber after an investigation in which Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) agents found that he failed to pay for almost $33,000 worth of timber.

Chicago teachers end strike

Hundreds of thousands of Chicago schoolchildren will return to class Wednesday after the teachers union voted to suspend its strike.

South Texas toddler dies after being run over by father

A toddler is dead after his father accidentally ran him over Tuesday morning. It happened in the 400 block of East Nanette Street in Pharr, Texas.

Judge says Arizona can enforce immigration law

A federal judge on Tuesday allowed Arizona to enforce the most controversial part of its immigration enforcement law, the "show me papers" provision giving police the power to question the immigration status of people when enforcing o

Man caught with child porn after dropping off computer at Best Buy

Bossier City Police have arrested a man after files containing child pornography were found on a computer he had dropped off at a local store for maintenance.

Free car seat check on Saturday

To celebrate Child Passenger Safety Week, the Louisiana Passenger Safety Task Force will be checking car seats to make sure that they are installed correctly.

Update: Authorities catch alleged gaming addict accused of theft

UPDATE: Thanks to a caller's tip and security at a Shreveport casino, Lynn Dorsey Smith has been captured and is in the Bossier Parish Jail.

Wanted ETX man leads police on chase to his home

A Lufkin man is behind bars after trying to escape police  during a routine traffic stop early Tuesday morning.

132 inmates escape Mexican prison on U.S. border

8:15 AM UPDATE: Mexican authorities have detained a prison director and two other prison officials after 132 inmates escaped from the facility Monday, officials said.

LSU Health Shreveport offering free prostate cancer screenings

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and to in recognition of that, the Feist-Weiller Cancer Center's Partners in Wellness at LSU Health Shreveport will be offering free prostate cancer screenings to eligible men.