Bossier City water tests negative for brain-eating amoeba

Officials say water samples in a Louisiana city have tested negative for a brain-eating amoeba after they tested positive in October
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Guilty plea: barcode scheme used to steal $180,000 in goods

Federal prosecutors say a Louisiana man has pleaded guilty to stealing $180,000 worth of high-priced goods by putting barcode stickers for lower-priced merchand
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Correction: School Religion-Lawsuit story

Correction: School Religion-Lawsuit story
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Suit alleging religious coercion of students settled

A federal lawsuit alleging that a Louisiana public school system unconstitutionally promoted Christianity to students has been settled
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Louisiana governor declares emergency amid flooding concerns

Louisiana is under a state of emergency amid concerns about high river levels caused by increased rain over the last few weeks
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2 sheriff's offices compete, raise $2900 for Salvation Army

The Salvation Army says friendly competition between two Louisiana sheriff's offices has raised $2,900 for the charity
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New call centers planned in Louisiana, creating 240 jobs

Louisiana's social services agency is moving its help-line work to new call centers planned within the state
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2 in Louisiana indicted in death of airman from Virginia

Two Louisiana teenagers are charged as adults in the shooting death of an airman who was stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base
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Reed helps NW State rally late to beat Southern 69-66

LaTerrance Reed nailed 4 of 8 from long range to total a career-high 17 points and C.J. Jones added 15 as Northwestern State rallied late to beat Southern 69-66
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Girl, 9, dies in crash as driver suffers medical condition

Authorities in Louisiana say a 9-year-old girl was killed in a single-vehicle crash while the driver was suffering from an unknown medical condition
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Police: 15-year-old suspected in series of rapes in 2 states

Police in Dallas have arrested a 15-year-old boy as the suspect in a series of sexual assaults, including two in Louisiana, and also are investigating whether h
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Boy, 15, arrested as suspect in series of rapes in 2 states

Police in Dallas have arrested a 15-year-old boy as the suspect in a series of sexual assaults, including two in Louisiana, and also are investigating whether h
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5 get prison after 2012 military munition blast in Louisiana

Federal judge sentences 5 men to prison, orders $35.4 million in restitution after what a prosecutor calls the largest illegal dumping of military explosives in
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Farmhand gets 105 years for planting bomb under bosses' bed

A northwest Louisiana farmhand has been sentenced to 105 years after being convicted of planting a pipe bomb under the bed of the man and wife he worked for in
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Farmhand gets 105 years for bombing bosses' bed

A northwest Louisiana farmhand has been sentenced to 105 years for trying to kill his bosses by putting a bomb in a crawl space under their bed because his hor
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The Latest: La. secretary of state race down to 2 candidates

Louisiana's secretary of state's race will be a two-person face-off between Republican Kyle Ardoin and Democrat Gwen Collins-Greenup in December
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The Latest: Clay Higgins keeps Louisiana's 3rd District seat

Once a political upstart and now an incumbent, Republican U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins is heading back to Washington for a second term in Louisiana's congressional de
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The Latest: Louisiana voters agree to constitutional changes

Louisiana voters want to end raids on the state's Transportation Trust Fund, to keep dollars solely available for road, bridge, port and airport work
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The Latest: GOP's Scalise wins easy re-election in Louisiana

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise, the House's third-ranking Republican, has beaten five opponents to win re-election to his 1st District seat representing southeast Loui
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The Latest: Louisiana GOP Rep. Mike Johnson wins second term

Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Johnson has defeated two opponents to retain his seat representing Louisiana's 4th Congressional District for a second term
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Prison guards stop visitor's attempt to smuggle drugs

A woman visiting the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola is in custody after she tried to smuggle drugs into the facility
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Prison guards stop visitor's attempt to smuggle drugs

A woman visiting the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola is in custody after she tried to smuggle drugs into the facility
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Dallas rape suspect also sought in northern Louisiana

Police say a man sought as a suspect in three sexual assaults in Dallas may also have made similar attacks in northern Louisiana
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Thursday's Scores

Thursday's Scores
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