Nearly 2,000 wreaths placed on veterans' graves

Crews braved the rain and chilly wind, to lay wreaths at the foot of veterans' graves on Friday afternoon.

Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.
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  Holiday shoppers, beware of these three identity theft risks

While Holiday shopping, protect yourself from falling victim to identity theft by recognizing the sources of scams.


Shreveport business working to help children in foster care this holiday season

Here’s your 2018 USPS, FedEx and UPS holiday shipping deadline guide

Romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak traced to California farm, CDC reports

Family displaced by fire loses mom to breast cancer

Man, 23, shot and killed near grocery store in Natchitoches

Officers arrived to find 23-year-old Robert Griffin suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
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Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

A glitch caused third parties to be able to access more photos that they should’ve between Sept. 13 to Sept. 25, but the company has fixed the issue.

  App Development Certification approved for Louisiana public schools

3 ArkLaTex residents injured in Florida vehicle crash; 1 dead

Fire officials ask public to take extra precautions with space heaters

Girl, 7, died in Customs and Border Protection custody last week, report says

Gun deaths hit highest level in almost four decades last year

Kevin Schutte appointed as acting police chief for Texarkana, Texas

Shreveport Mayor-Elect announces transition team

How to prevent package thefts and what to do if it happens to you

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  How Sandy Hook changed responses to mass shootings

The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School six years ago changed the way law enforcement and citizens respond to mass shootings.


East Texas man charged with indecency with a child

A Marshall man is behind bars, accused of indecency with a child.

SWAR man turns himself in, accused of shooting friend over horses

Hempstead County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for a man wanted for attempted first degree murder, first degree battery and terroristic act charges.


  Overturned: Case against convicted child killer moves forward

  Handicap parking abuse on the rise

Zurik: State senator’s sick time use is ‘criminal,’ law expert says

  Nuclear fallout: $15.5 billion in compensation and counting

Thousands of nuclear weapons workers are seeking compensation from a federal program that has ballooned far past initial projections - and some say they're being denied based on incorrect information.


Free smoke alarms available for some Natchitoches Parish residents

Wake Village PD looking for canned food donations

‘Christmas in Roseland’ takes over the American Rose Center for the 35th year

East Texas man charged with indecency with a child

  FIRST ALERT: Storm chances increase this afternoon

Don’t forget the umbrella and give yourself a few extra minutes just in case the roadways are wet or you encounter any rain.
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  Trump faces questions over hush money payments as inauguration spending comes under investigation

Reports Thursday said that President Trump was at a 2015 meeting where hush money payments were arranged on his behalf, and that there is now a federal investigation into how his inauguration funds were spent.

  Man charged with arson following apartment fire

Man in custody after firing shots in apartment complex parking lot

Childhood home of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King sold to National Park Service

Bones found in family home ID’d as father missing for decades


Couple robs elderly woman of her groceries

Man, 23, shot and killed near grocery store in Natchitoches

East Texas man charged with indecency with a child

Man in custody after firing shots in apartment complex parking lot