The searing heat over much of the South and Midwest turned tragic Monday, with a half-dozen kids drowning in Shreveport, La. The number of heat-related fatalities elsewhere is rising. NBC's Ron Mott reports.
Rutgers guard Khadijah Rushdan pauses during a news conference following her team's 70-48 loss to Texas A&M in a second-round game of the NCAA women's college basketball tournament in Shreveport, La., on Tuesday, March 22, 2011.
General Motors begins production of the 2009 HUMMER H3T Friday, September 5, at the Shreveport Assembly Plant in Shreveport, Louisiana. Members of UAW Local 2166 assemble the H3T, the first midsize pick-up truck from HUMMER that carves out a new niche in the truck market, combining the versatility o