Man comes home to find contractor digging up his backyard

Imagine coming home from a hard day's work only to discover a construction crew tearing up your backyard. That’s what happened this week to a Shreveport man. And he's not the only one.
  Residents react to shooting death of neighborhood handyman
I-20 East bound shut down, expect backed up traffic
  Bossier Parish man accused of sexually assaulting 2 girls
“American Pickers” coming back to Louisiana
Wanted Shelby County sex offender arrested near Austin

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Ground beef recall: 130,000 pounds possibly contaminated with E. coli
The beef products are being recalled by Cargill Meat Solutions, which produced and packaged the items on June 21, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture news release.
Boy, 5, ejected in crash allegedly caused by distracted mom on cell phone
Investigators say they will look into the possibility of recommending criminal charges against the boy’s mother.
4 wounded, gunman dead in shooting at PA judge’s office
The shooting began in the mid-afternoon at a Fayette County district judge’s office.

  LA AG Jeff Landry calls Red River Waterway appointment unlawful

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry will make an announcement on Wednesday morning in Shreveport.

  Waking Up My Day: Tips to keep your place safe

When you think of renting an apartment in the Shreveport-Bossier City area, most people are looking for a safe and quiet neighborhood. No matter where you live, according to Shreveport Property Crimes Detective Chris Bordelon, crime can happen anywhere.
President Trump visits Carolinas to survey Hurricane Florence damage
Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children

EAST TEXAS NEWS

  Carthage ISD superintendent announces his retirement
Sexual assault reported on college campus
Funeral set for East Texas man killed in wreck

  New non-profit will start distributing food to families in Waskom

There’s a new non-profit in Waskom looking to help families in need of food.

  Backpack program feeds children over the weekend in Hallsville

One in every six children in the United States faces hunger. Many of those children are going to school without a meal every single day. In Hallsville, Texas, the school district is working to change that.

KSLA INVESTIGATES

  Big Pharma was supposed to self-police fentanyl prescriptions. It failed. Patients died.

  Prior charge against alleged FB Live killer dismissed

Man convicted of kidnapping, killing 12-year-old boy gets new trial

  New evidence in rape case against Mystikal delays bond hearing

Arguments over the request to reduce the bond of the rapper Mystikal never took place on Wednesday, as his attorney learned that investigators have new evidence.

POLITICS

Poll: O’Rourke closes gap in race against Cruz
Ted Cruz leads Beto O’Rourke by 9 points in new poll
Kennedy, Edwards again at odds in “petty” dispute
  Pastors host Shreveport mayoral forum

CRIMETRACKER

  Residents react to shooting death of neighborhood handyman
  Bossier Parish man accused of sexually assaulting 2 girls
Wanted Shelby County sex offender arrested near Austin
  Waking Up My Day: Tips to keep your place safe

CONSUMER

  Man comes home to find contractor digging up his backyard
Waking Up My Day: Learn how to strive against stress
Boil orders and advisories in the ArkLaTex