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DEQ halts landfill operations in Shreveport

The Department of Environmental Quality, working with the State Fire Marshal’s Office, issued an administrative order requiring a Shreveport landfill owned by Harrelson Material Management Inc.

Adrian Peterson: Not a child abuser, but sorry about 'hurt I have brought' to son

Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson said Monday that he is "not a perfect parent, but I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser."

Wildfires threaten thousands in Northern California

Wildfires raced across Northern California overnight, charring at least 9,000 acres and forcing thousands from their homes, fire officials said.

Grand jury gets more time in Ferguson police shooting case

A grand jury in Missouri now has more time decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown.

DA Moore not concerned about debt shown in annual audit

District Attorney Hillar Moore III says it is not a big deal that his office is getting deeper in debt. But if Kip Holden's staff does not increase his funding, it could become a big deal.

Sen. Morrell says state colleges need clear policies to deal with sexual assault

A state senator says it's going to take new laws to help colleges reduce the number of sexual assaults on campus.

Authorities bust synthetic marijuana lab in St. Landry Parish

A St. Landry Parish man is now in jail after authorities found a synthetic marijuana lab in his home.

LPSO: Tickfaw man dies during hit and run in Albany

Investigators are now trying to figure out who killed a Tickfaw man during a hit and run in Albany. Deputies found the body of Cleveland Mareal Barnes Jr., 27, around 3:00 a.m. on September 14, 2014.

LSP to conduct free child seat safety check on 9/20

Louisiana State Police and the Louisiana Passenger Safety Task Force will be conducting FREE Child Safety Seat Check events across Louisiana this Saturday, September 20, 2014 in order to reduce the number of children inj

LSU students and Tigerland residents react to Sunday morning's double shooting

Tigerland residents woke up Sunday morning to find out two men had been shot in their neighborhood.