Kamc's Allison Morrison brings you today's top health and medical stories.
It may sound a bit dark, but it’s now possible to transform the ashes of the cremated deceased into a diamond–a jewel truly to remember.
Kids say the darndest things.
An Australian actress got a little bit of handwritten love on her recent Delta flight. Claire Holt tweeted a photo of the note Tuesday with the caption "Wow. Received this note from Captain Kendall on my flight today. Truly thoughtful. Treat him well @DeltaAssist!"
Two days after an immigration judge ruled that President Obama’s Kenyan uncle could stay in the United States, the White House today acknowledged that the president lived briefly with Onyango “Omar” Obama, despite having previously claimed there was no record of their ever meeting.
Trauma did not play a role in the jailhouse death of a Yale professor who got into a scuffle with cops during a domestic dispute arrest in November, according to New Haven, Conn., authorities.
A Wendy's employee who dropped a partially smoked blunt in a customer's cheeseburger has been fired and charged with marijuana possession.
Just before Thanksgiving, 14-year-old Christin Rivas got six rare-earth magnets from a friend at church, thinking she could "freak out" her classmates by using them for tricks.
Nelson Mandela, who served as president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, died today (Dec. 5) at the age of 95. His presidency is remembered for disabling the legacy of apartheid in South Africa.
When defrosting your vehicle out in these icy conditions, make sure never to leave it running unattended. Local law enforcement says that's a major cause of auto thefts this time of year.
The Texas Department of Public Safety released the name of the man killed and other details in Thursday morning’s wreck one mile west of Smyer.
Nelson Mandela, the revered statesman who emerged from prison after 27 years to lead South Africa out of decades of apartheid, has died, South African President Jacob Zuma announced late Thursday.
The three biggest districts in Lubbock will delay school on Friday
(CNN) -- Trooper William Finn, a spokesman with the Washington State Patrol, was tweeting Wednesday under the handle @wspd5pio about an accident on Vancouver's Interstate 205.
KELLER — Candice Stinnett calls it her "healing time" — a nine-mile jog up and around her neighborhood in Keller. It's all part of her preparation for Sunday's MetroPCS Dallas Marathon.
Sometimes it takes patience and persistence to make a connection.
Unknown assailants shot an American teacher to death as he was jogging on Thursday in Benghazi, a hospital official said, underlining persistently tenuous security in the eastern Libyan city where the U.S. ambassador was killed last year.
At least one person died during the numerous crashes Thursday morning.
Clearing your windshield of ice, sleet and snow is essential if you plan to drive your car in these wintry conditions, but there are certain techniques you should avoid to keep your windshield crack-free.
Maria Kang, AKA "Fit Mom," posted a controversial photo on her Facebook page back in September, baring her toned abs, with her three young kids by her side. The 33-year-old created a firestorm of attention by asking, "What's your excuse?"
An investigation into whether Florida State's star quarterback Jameis Winston sexually assaulted a woman is complete and will be announced on Thursday - just days before votes for the prestigious Heisman Trophy must be turned in.
Police in a Georgia town arrested a man for using a local school's electric car charging station while his son received tennis lessons.
Frigid temperatures will remain in place until Tuesday with lows dipping into the single digits.
Carla Rae Hague, 71, is sitting in a jail cell next to the courthouse where her husband is a judge. She is accused of poisoning her husband, Judge Charles Hague, with antifreeze.
The Be a Santa to a Senior Program let's you adopt a senior t bring Christmas gifts to during the holidays.
A trip to Disney World came at the perfect time for one Lubbock family, whose youngest member's fight with cancer, changed the entire family's perspective on life.
Paul Walker died from the "combined effects of traumatic and thermal injuries" in Saturday's car accident in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office reported today.
Mexican authorities said a stolen truck carrying "extremely dangerous" material used in medical treatment was located today. The nuclear waste, however, had been removed.
President Obama is enlisting young people to help sell the Affordable Care Act to the demographic critical to the success of his signature law.
Amber Battle scores 17 points and grabs 15 rebounds in Texas Tech's 58-50 win over Arkansas Pine Bluff.
A head-on car crash near Idalou sends two men to Lubbock hospitals.
Lubbock Police are now looking into the case of an elderly man, who says he lost more than $50,000 when a family friend sold his house, and then never paid him back.
Kamc's Allison Morrison brings you today's top health and medical stories.
Lubbock Police release surveillance pictures of a man they believe may have witnessed a hit and run accident on December 1st at 82nd and Indiana.
Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) Lubbock District crews are ready to respond to a winter storm expected to impact the South Plains early tomorrow morning and into the weekend.
With Thanksgiving now behind us, folks have shifted their attention to the December holiday and are decorating their homes with a fresh cut Christmas tree.
U.S. law enforcement officials are aware of the theft and are working closely with Mexican authorities.
Texas Tech University President Duane Nellis is among those who signed the letter.
Doctors who qualify must fill out a form before April 2014 to receive retroactive payments for 2013.
In the murky waters off the coast of Nigeria, divers were performing the grim task of recovering the bodies of 12 crew members from the Jascon 4, a sunken tug 100 feet below the surface on the ocean floor, when they got quite the surprise.
No, that's not a photograph of Morgan Freeman. It's a painting.
A teenage Oklahoma hip hop dancer is still shaken after her dream trip to a Texas dance studio ended up with her in handcuffs and taken to Child Protective Services and her guardians in police custody.
Time for a reality check. Of all those Facebook friends you've racked up over the past few years, some probably don't actually 'like' you and you probably don't actually 'like' some of them.
Saturday December 7th is the last day to register for Toys for Tots and the Angel Tree
A rookie NBA player for the Philadelphia 76ers is being lauded for his financial prowess in putting his salary in a trust that he can't touch for three years, possibly avoiding the fate of a famous basketball player who donned the same jersey and now can't pay child support.
Georgia prosecutors say they are trying to determine whether to charge a homeowner with a crime after he shot an elderly Alzheimers patient as the man was trying to get into his house during the middle of the night.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney reluctantly commented today on the rift between his two daughters Liz and Mary Cheney, saying that he was surprised that Mary, who is lesbian, and her wife attacked Liz on Facebook.
The Texas Department of Public Safety will open their new location, Monday, and begin using a new system that is expected to practically eliminate your waiting time at the DMV.
Mary Barbosa says Crosbyton police were inappropriate with her this weekend.
Kamc's Allison Morrison brings you today's top health and medical stories.
The family of missing teen Zoe Campos says they're frustrated with Lubbock Police, who won't explain to them why detectives say Zoe engaged in dangerous behavior prior to her disappearance.
Texas Tech University’s Free Market Institute (FMI) received a $1.7 million three-year grant from the John Templeton Foundation to study the origins of economic freedom and prosperity.
Santa Paws is coming to town and he wants to meet your pet!
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are history, but if you’re on a budget and still shopping for someone on your list, don’t despair.
Bring your children and grandchildren to Mackenzie Park and enjoy a long-time Lubbock tradition when Santa Land opens to the public on Tuesday.
Congress has passed fewer than 60 new laws since January.
Lubbock Area United Way announced raising the largest campaign total ever to a crowd of more than 700 volunteers, donors, and agency representatives at a celebration luncheon today.
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research,awards a one-year infrastructure grant of $55,058 to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC).
Kansas City authorities are trying to piece together what happened when an early morning confrontation left a groom celebrating his wedding shot dead and the officer who shot him hospitalized with face injuries.
Driven by her budding entrepreneurial instincts, an 11-year-old Oregon girl wanted to help her dad pay for her braces by selling mistletoe over the holidays, but she got tangled up in red tape instead.
The Carol of Lights has caroling, a processional from the Saddletramps and the Masked Rider and 25,000 Christmas Lights
Mayra Rosales once weighed more than 1,000 pounds and was facing the possibility of a death sentence, not just from obesity but for the murder of her 2-year-old nephew.
Cristina Speirs, 22, was a self-proclaimed "health freak" during her senior year of college, which is all the more reason she would have never guessed that her body would betray her the way it did.
A commuter train that derailed over the weekend, killing four passengers, was hurtling at 82 mph as it entered a 30 mph curve, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result of human error or mechanical trouble was unclear, he said.
Speed was a factor in the fiery crash that killed “Fast and Furious” star Paul Walker and friend, professional driver Roger Rodas, authorities said today, as Walker’s father spoke out about his grief.
Bob Shlora of Alpharetta, Ga., was supposed to be a belated Obamacare success story. After weeks of trying, the 61-year-old told ABC News he fully enrolled in a new health insurance plan through the federal marketplace over the weekend, and received a Humana policy ID number to prove it.
Kamc's Allison Morrison brings you today's latest health and medical stories.
Texas Tech University hosts the 55th annual Carol of Lights celebration “55 Years of Magical Memories” on Tuesday (Dec. 3).
LP&L is reminding customers to be wary of scammers who impersonate LP&L employees and threaten disconnection of services if immediate payment is not made over the phone.
Lubbock Police believe the same man caught on camera robbed two local convenience stores.
With the announcement, Monday, that missing Lubbock teen Zoe Campos may be endangered, another family searching for their son is now determined to bring both teens home.
Mayor Glen Robertson will host a Coffee with the Mayor on Tuesday, December 3rd from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Final four includes a bull, a bird and a Spartan.
Passengers aboard US Airways Flight 2846 were waiting on the tarmac at Phoenix's Sky Harbor Airport when their pilot came on the intercom.
As if losing isn't bad enough, Alabama's senior kicker is now getting death threats after Saturday's big loss to Auburn.
It was a rescue effort known more for the cute and cuddly puppy in peril than for the operation itself.
AUSTIN -- Cash registers and crowds are giving way to keyboards and monitors. Millions are expected to fill virtual shopping carts on Monday, swapping Black Friday for Cyber Monday.
With marketers going all-out to get you to spend, it's even harder to take control of your wallet.
A cold front is forecast for Wednesday. Here's what to expect.
So far it looks like the South Plains will get one to two inches of snow later this week.
Another arctic front will provide the South Plains with a return of winter weather.
Over a decade after a similar case shocked the world, a German daily reported that a German police officer may have seduced and murdered a man he met on a cannibalism fetish website. The suspect has been arrested.
Elwood, a dog so homely and lovable that he was crowned world’s ugliest dog and had a book written about him, has died.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo has given a name to their new giant panda cub, christening her “Bao Bao.” The name means ”treasure” or “precious,” according to zoo officials.
For the millions of fans who tune in to National Football League games each week, brutal tackles are an integral – and thrilling – aspect of the game. But reports from former players that repetitive blows to the head, built up over a career, are resulting in memory loss, depression and dementia later in life are causing some to question the future of the sport.
When shopping online there are a fee ways to make sure your bank information or identity isn't stolen
Covenant Health's Hospice of Lubbock will continue their annual holiday tradition of Light Up A Life fundraiser this year.
Paul Walker was synonymous with fast cars and pretty women - having starred in the “Fast & Furious” franchise and alongside some of the prettiest actresses in the world including Jessica Alba.
For the next few weeks UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service will be working overtime to make sure you get your holiday gifts on time, but if Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos gets his way, in the future, it might be delivery drones working those extra hours.
Investigators searching for the cause of a New York commuter train derailment that killed at least four people and injured more than 60 people said they will be looking at how fast the train was going when it crashed on a curve.
Four Red Raiders score in double figures in the Red Raiders 94-64 win.
Amber Battle scores a career-high 23 points in Texas Tech's 82-71 loss.
The annual Toys for Tots holiday toy drive has officially begun at the South Plains Mall!
If you find yourself in this situation this year, you don't have to suffer through the aftereffects
Lots of the biggest doorbusters came and went on Thanksgiving, but the good news is many stores held fast to the Black Friday tradition and are offering their best deals today.
Sarah Atwell always listened to her beloved grandmother, who taught her to love herself.
A 10-year-old Amish girl whose family stopped chemotherapy treatments for her leukemia faces severe health risks even if she restarts treatment, according to doctors.
For most of us, Thanksgiving will be a time to chow down and experience deep calorie regret. Some of us may even do a guilt-fueled workout on Friday to work off the extra food.