White House pulls back from shutdown threat over wall funds

It was the first sign of a potential White House counter offer as the clock ticks down toward Friday's deadline to fund the government.

  Holly, jolly Christmas: Employees to receive $20,000 in bonuses from Michigan company

The bonuses will be based on longevity of service and shared through cash bonuses and special gifts to employees' retirement accounts.
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Russian disinformation campaign on social media extensive, ongoing, according to reports

“With at least some of the Russian government’s goals achieved in the face of little diplomatic or other pushback, it appears likely that the United States will continue to face Russian interference for the foreseeable future,” the researchers said.

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Intruder allegedly steals from home as dying man watches, wife calls for help

Fireworks building heavily damaged after fire

Major power outage reported in Bossier City

  The Good Stuff: Picture Perfect Escape

At first glance, it looks like father of two Darryl Ware is just playing with one of his kids’ army men. “My initial reaction, to be honest Doug, ‘What in the world’,” wife Krystal says with a smile.
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Doctors baffled after 11-year-old girl’s brain tumor disappears

Even after double-checking the girl’s brain scans to confirm the results, doctors could find no trace of her tumor, which they say they can’t explain.

  Bossier City Council to vote on overtime pay for K-9 handlers

Critically missing: SPD seeking whereabouts of woman with Dementia

Idris Elba: #MeToo movement only difficult for men with something to hide

ACLU: Transgender boy harassed in school restroom by assistant principal

  Portions of Shreveport ‘shots fired’ case caught on camera

Comey slams GOP, defends FBI after closed-door questioning

How social media pitches e-cigarettes to young people

Texas’ Most Wanted sex offender still at large; $8K reward offered

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  2 Chicago police officers struck and killed by train

Two Chicago Police officers were killed by a train on the South Side while responding to a report of shots fired.

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Texas’ Most Wanted sex offender still at large; $8K reward offered

  Texarkana family loses everything in house fire

Longview Police: Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle

New city manager named for Marshall, TX

The city of Marshall, TX will have a new city manager in 2019.

DPS: Driver pronounced dead after vehicle crashes into trailer home in Harrison County

One person was killed in a Harrison County crash Thursday night after their vehicle crashed into a trailer home.

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  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.

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  Trump meets with team as clock ticks to partial shutdown

Trump said last week he would be "proud" to have a shutdown to get Congress to approve a $5 billion down payment to fulfill his campaign promise to build a border wall. But the president doesn't have the votes from the Republican-controlled Congress to support funding for the wall at that level.
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  A judge struck down ‘Obamacare.’ What’s next?

A group of 16 states, including California, and the District of Columbia intervened to defend the Affordable Care Act aka 'Obamacare,' and they announced soon after the ruling they would appeal.

Woman with terminal cancer fulfills dream of graduating college

Gunman sought after robbing Circle K overnight

Man shot three times while driving; suspect sought

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