Expect a cloudy and windy afternoon

Rain and thunderstorms continue to push through the southeastern portions of NW Louisiana.The severe weather threat has diminished for Shreveport. Clouds will linger throughout the afternoon hours.

Trump picks ambassador to Canada for UN post

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he has selected Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
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  World’s biggest bee found: It’s as big as your thumb

The bee is the world’s largest, with a wingspan of 2.5 inches. These bees are about four times larger than a European honeybee.

TOP STORIES

  R. Kelly due in Chicago court to face sex abuse charges

The Krewe of Centaur hosts annual float-loading party

R. Kelly surrenders to police after being indicted on sex crime charges

Your credit, Your life: How to make it better

What does your credit score affect? Lots of things. Here's a guide to help you understand the basics of your credit score and how it affects your life.
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  Police: Patriots owner Robert Kraft facing charges of soliciting prostitution in Florida

Officials are swearing a warrant out for the arrest of Robert Kraft, the billionaire owner of the New England Patriots, for soliciting a prostitute.

  Suspect named in Shreveport robbery, attempted kidnapping at convenience store

FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Severe storms possible Saturday morning

SPD searching for missing man

Shreveport singer has music featured in acclaimed movie “Green Book”

Texas A&M-Texarkana receives international accreditation

Southwood High School looks to the future with Black History Month celebration

Shreveport sorority aims to teach residents how to respond during active shooter

Alleged child rapist now off the streets

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  In cold-case break, 78-year-old man charged with 1979 murder of his wife

Dona Mae Bayerl, disappeared from her Wisconsin home in 1979. Her body was never found.

EAST TEXAS NEWS

Texas A&M-Texarkana receives international accreditation

Veterans Town Hall to be hosted in Longview

Suspect in Henderson apartment shooting charged with capital murder

East Texas couple loses baby in tragic wreck on the way to give birth

A young East Texas couple was seriously injured and lost their baby, who died after a tragic car wreck on the way to the hospital.

Suspect in Henderson apartment shooting in Rusk County Jail after extradition

The suspect in a shooting that left two people dead and two others injured was brought back to East Texas on Wednesday.

KSLA INVESTIGATES

  Body camera could have given answers in fatal police shooting

  Making the grade: KSLA Investigates school cafeteria inspection reports

On a recent evening, while fixing her two kids’ dinner, Tabitha Trudnak spoke about the lunches where her daughter attends school, and her confidence in the cleanliness of the cafeteria serving those meals.

MORE TOP STORIES

Fire burns house in Shreveport

Vandals damage statue of Gen. Lee, except this one fought in WWII

Motorist leads authorities on chase in DeSoto, Caddo parishes

Edwards’ administration offers wish-list state budget

  Jussie Smollett to be removed from ‘Empire’ season’s final episodes

Smollett reported being beaten up by two men who shouted racist and anti-gay slurs and threw bleach on him. But his story fell apart when actors Smollett knew from the "Empire" set and the gym told police that Smollett paid them $3,500 to stage the attack.
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  Huge Florida sex trafficking sting results in nearly 50 arrests and 200 warrants, with more still coming

Investigators said the sex trafficking ring operated out of at least three spas in Central Florida, with at least two more suspected of being involved.

  Woman claims Tinder banned her over hunting photos

Saturday is a First Alert Weather Day

KSLA Salutes: Project 4 Hope

‘I’ll blow your (expletive) brains out’ great-grandmother said to intruder

POLITICS

Edwards’ administration offers wish-list state budget

Indictments in the Russia probe

  Sen. Kennedy discusses recent spending bill, immigration

CONSUMER

Your credit, Your life: How to make it better

  NWLA leaders briefed on mega-projects

Walmart offers parents bargains on ‘Baby Saving Day’

Walmart hosts ‘Baby Savings Day’ this weekend

3,000 Turkey fryers recalled due to fire hazard