Statewide News

5 Disaster scams to avoid this hurricane season

(BATON ROUGE, LA) May 30 — When disaster strikes, fraud can increase in Louisiana.

Former human trafficking victim speaks out about life as sex slave

One of the biggest problems facing the United States right now is human trafficking. It’s a huge problem here in Louisiana, especially in New Orleans.

Family thrown in jail for using home as sex, drug haven for teens

SHREVEPORT (KMSS) — Three family members are behind bars after deputies said they used their home as a haven for sex, drugs and alcohol for underage teens.

LA State Troopers warn about arrest warrant phone scam

BATON ROUGE (KADN) — The Louisiana State Police are warning residents about a phone scam in which the callers pretend to be with the Louisiana State Police or other local law enforcement agencies.

What were China's hacker spies after?

Blueprints to nuclear power plants. Business plans at a solar energy company. Key computers at steel manufacturers.

Higher education funding bill passes Senate Committee

House Bill 142, introduced by State Treasurer John Kennedy and Representative Dee Richard, passed through the Senate Finance Committee Monday.

Eunice man crashes into school bus, arrested for third DWI

KINDER, LA (KMSS) — A Eunice man is behind bars after authorities reported he crashed into a bus while allegedly intoxicated.

The oldest pool in the French Quarter

New Orleans, LA (WGNO) -- We all know the French Quarter is rich in history, but something you may not know is where the oldest pool in the French Quarter is…

Alleged Shreveport man says he infected more than 30 women in FB video

TEXARKANA, TEXAS (KMSS) — A disturbing video from an alleged Shreveport man is going viral on Facebook. In the clip, a man claims to have given AIDS to more than 30 women in the Texarkana area.

Early Morning Crash Claims Life of Cankton Man

St. Landry Parish- An early morning fatal crash on LA Highway 93 near LA Highway 356 has claimed the life of a 68 year old Cankton man.