After having his family drama thrust into the family spotlight for months, City Attorney Sam Medina announced his resignation Friday. He's been on unpaid leave since January, following allegations of sexual assault.
You might not know it, but every time you walk into Covenant Women's and Children's Hospital, you have a responsibility.
A small but motivated group of protesters gathered outside Smokin J's on 50th St. Friday afternoon, picketing the shop's sale of synthetic marijuana. The substance is banned within the City of Lubbock, yet enforcement can be troublesome.
Cristian Garcia was accepted into the World Class Crossmen Drum Corps in December and now he needs your help to get there
Critics are raging after an energy giant offered pizza coupons to a community near a natural gas well that exploded last month, killing a worker.
Frustrated and angry, more than 100 cabbies pulled up outside the Colorado Statehouse early this legislative session to protest tech startups known as ridesharing services.
A Rhode Island boy battling leukemia got the birthday surprise of a lifetime this morning as hundreds of police officers, firefighters and EMS personnel hand-delivered birthday cards to him.
A Colorado man's purchase of $42 of Girl Scout cookies has led to a court date and more than $700 in debt for what he says was an error by a Girl Scout troop's bank.
Automotive students and faculty at a community college in Washington are distraught after learning that their beloved 1992, one of a kind, $250,000 Dodge Viper has been ordered destroyed by the car's manufacturer, Chrysler.
President Obama warned Russian President Vladimir Putin by phone today that his country’s intervention in the Crimean Peninsula is in violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Cal Harris's teenage children wiped tears from their eyes as their father spoke publicly for the first time, proclaiming his innocence in the mysterious disappearance of his estranged wife 13 years ago and asking the public's help for new information.
The College Board announced Wednesday they plan to revamp the SAT eliminating obscure words, making the essay portion optional, and withholding penalties for wrong answers in hopes of modernizing the college entrance exam.
Joe Switzenberg is offering Strain Counter-Strain physical therapy as an alternative to traditional methods
A Lubbock defense attorney claimed that surveillance video inside the Lubbock County Courthouse would clear his firm of allegations of witness tampering. But Lubbock County refuses to release it in an open records request.
A neighbor of Oscar Pistorius has returned to the stand to give evidence in the star athlete's murder trial in South Africa.
A cab driver violated a lesbian couple’s rights when he kicked them out of his vehicle and left them on the side of a highway last summer, an investigation by the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries found.
Murder and aggravated kidnapping charges were filed today against a suspect in the disappearance of Holly Bobo.
At a hospital in Boston, sound registered in Alex Frederick's brain for the first time.
Sexist. Passive-aggressive. Rude. These are just a few ways a note left by a passenger for a commercial airline pilot could be described.
A father, mother and daughter from a posh Chicago suburb stole $7 million in merchandise during a decade long shoplifting spree — traveling to stores nationwide and targeting dolls, toys, cosmetics and other valuables — according to a federal complaint released Wednesday.
A man who helped pull three children from a sinking minivan said he tried to stop the mother from driving the vehicle in the into rough surf on a Florida beach, but she suddenly veered away and plowed into the water.
A Lubbock dentist is giving back.
Democracy doesn't come cheap. The runoff election will cost around $250,000, but with a total of eight runoffs this year, the cost comes with a better value.
The Science Spectrum has a new exhibit, Penguin Plunge, where you can see four African Rock penguins
A California couple who found a stash of buried gold coins valued at $10 million may not be so lucky after all. The coins may have been stolen from the U.S. Mint in 1900 and thus be the property of the government, according to a published report.
Too much meat and cheese may be a recipe for disaster, according to a new study that links the consumption of animal-based protein to an increased risk of early death for people in their 50s and early 60s.
U.S. counter-terrorism officials are attempting to track down a female friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber after she traveled to Chechnya last year and is believed to have since posted "alarming" jihadi imagery online, officials told ABC News.
A Florida couple was arrested for allegedly abandoning their three young children in the woods, authorities said.
A former assistant football coach and key prosecution witness in the upcoming conspiracy trial of three former Penn State leaders accused of covering up Jerry Sandusky's sexual abuse crimes told his players during a November 2011 closed-door meeting that he, too, was sexually abused as a boy, sources told ESPN The Magazine.
Russia test fired an intercontinental ballistic missile today amid growing tensions between Moscow and Washington, but a U.S. official said the launch was planned in advance of the current crisis in Crimea.
A New Jersey family court judge ruled today that Rachel Canning's parents do not have to pay her high school tuition after she sued them to cover her schooling and living costs.
Need to deal with a fender bender in Las Vegas? You’re on your own now.
The Air Force Academy is investigating whether 40 freshman cadets cheated in a chemistry class.
An 8-year-old's "heart of gold" has touched people all over the world with a campaign he recently launched to help pay for lunches of students from low-income families.
Over the weekend, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered troops to go into a region of Ukraine known as Crimea. The military forces went in and surrounded Ukrainian military bases and, in some cases, took them over. There were no violent clashes.
A 13-year-old New Jersey boy was mauled to death in a horrific attack by a 115-pound bull mastiff that got loose and went after the teen and his friend, police reported.
For these two brothers and avid Indiana Pacers fans, being chosen for the half-court shootout challenge during Sunday night’s game against the Utah Jazz was already a special treat. But that was before they even realized their true prize was worth so much more than money.
Toronto mayor Rob Ford sweated through an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Monday, enduring jokes and embarrassing videos – and even a plea to seek treatment.
The Lubbock County Elections Office wants to remind folks of all they need to know before they head to the polls on Tuesday.
Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson has stepped into the middle of the controversy swirling between Councilman Victor Hernandez and Attorney General Greg Abbott.
David Watson was accused of kidnapping a woman and forcing her into sexual acts while recording video of her. Monday, a Lubbock jury found the former Tech student guilty of sexual assault, but not kidnap.
Actor Jared Leto took the Academy Award for best supporting actor for his role as Rayon, a transgender woman with HIV in “The Dallas Buyers Club,” and in his heartfelt acceptance speech on Sunday night he gave special thanks to his mother.
Late last month, David Kelleher had 412 unsold new cars and trucks at his Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge-Ram dealership southwest of Philadelphia. He would have been more comfortable with about 40 less.
North Carolina police have launched a state-wide investigation into naked pictures of teenage girls after receiving several tip offs about lewd Instagram accounts.
Warning that it was "on the brink of disaster," Ukraine put its military on high alert Sunday and appealed for international help to avoid what it feared was the possibility of a wider invasion by Russia.
Lubbock police are investigating an early morning armed robbery at a fast food restaurant.
Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety and Lubbock County Sheriff's deputies responded to a fatal car accident overnight.
Here is a list of the six school delays on the South Plains on Monday, March 3.
The mother of the woman Oscar Pistorius shot to death arrived at the Pretoria courthouse to watch the opening of his murder trial, after saying that she wants to look him in the eyes when he comes into the courtroom.
Ellen DeGeneres demonstrated tonight at the Oscars why she’s one of the top television personalities on Twitter, as she not only broke a new record with one of her selfies but appeared to have broken Twitter itself.