David and Randal Guinn, of Idalou, will lace up Monday morning to run the 2014 Boston Marathon, in honor of the victims of last year's bombing at the finish line. For Randal, this will be his first time in the race. But David, who ran back in 2011, last year's explosions hit a little too close to home.
While she never killed or seriously injured someone, 51 year old Rex Anne Baker was sentenced to 78 years by a Lubbock County judge on Thursday. She had at least 7 D.W.I.s on her record, and a slew of other charges.
Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach.
Lacey Holsworth did not stop smiling until cancer took her life.
Former – and potentially future – First Daughter Chelsea Clinton made the big reveal on Thursday: She’s pregnant.
Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.
Kansas City police said today they have taken into custody a suspect in connection with a string of highway shootings that have set the area on edge.
A man who faced a $525 fine for refilling an 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital apparently will get off with a warning.
An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to climb the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine missing, officials said.
The death toll from the massive mudslide that hit the Washington town of Oso last month has risen to 39, officials said Wednesday.
Two firetrucks heading to a burning home collided Wednesday in a Los Angeles suburb, sending one careening into a restaurant and injuring 15 people, including six firefighters.
The man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a backpack containing a rice cooker was sent to a state psychiatric facility for an evaluation Wednesday after an initial court appearance.
After he was convicted of armed robbery in 2000, Cornealious Anderson was sentenced to 13 years behind bars and told to await instructions on when and where to report to prison. But those instructions never came.
A man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother 13 years ago at a home in Corpus Christi was executed by Texas prison officials Wednesday.
In the midst of their anguish and grief, some families of the passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 say they are being besieged by high stakes versions of ambulance chasers -- American lawyers looking for clients.
Heartbreaking text message exchanges between students trapped in the sinking ferry off the coast of South Korea and their anxious parents are offering a glimpse into the desperate situation in the crippled vessel.
Make-A-Wish's annual fundraising gala, Waltzing for Wishes, took place in March.
Jenni Ezell, the mother of conjoined twins who will be released from Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas today, said the family feels "relief, joy and elation."
Two vessels collided in a main shipping channel and a 751-foot cargo ship ran aground in the lower Chesapeake Bay on Tuesday in high winds gusting up to 70 mph, the Coast Guard said.
Sgt. Chad Adams of the Pulaski Township Police Department in Pennsylvania makes a pretty convincing woman.
A man was charged tonight with possession of a hoax device, disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace after two suspicious bags were found near the finish line of the Boston Marathon amid stepped-up security on the anniversary of the bombings that shook the city a year ago today.
Fire investigators are working to identify the cause of an overnight apartment fire on Lubbock's east side.
The former KKK leader accused of murdering three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas was pen pals with Kevin Harpham, the man who plotted to bomb the MLK Day parade in Spokane, Wash., in 2011, the government says.
Two South Dakota girls on their way to an end-of-school-year party at a gravel pit in May 1971 drove off a country road and into a creek where their remains lay hidden until last fall when a drought brought their car into view, authorities said Tuesday.
Hundreds of people are missing and at least two are confirmed dead after a ferry carrying 477 passengers, many of them students, sank in cold waters off South Korea’s southern coast Wednesday.
A baffling virus, that has already killed millions of baby pigs, is driving up the price of pork and putting local restaurants in a bind.
Return Deadline You have until midnight to file your 2013 income tax return or face penalties
Swedish car company Volvo says it is working on an inflatable child car seat that weighs less than 11 pounds and can fit neatly in a backpack.
Oops. They shouldn’t have let that one fly.
The U.S. Coast Guard launched a search and rescue mission today near Floridana Beach, Fla., after a mysterious raft washed ashore this morning full of personal items.
She’s not wearing slacks, and the police aren’t cutting her any … slack.
Two convicted sex offenders dutifully checked in with police every month and wore their GPS trackers around the clock — the rules of parole that are designed to tip off authorities if a freed felon backslides.
A storm barreled through Mississippi Gulf Coast communities, damaging or destroying up to 30 RV trailers at one campground, downing trees and power lines and cutting electricity in some areas.
Megan Huntsman was clear about what she did with six of her newborn babies.
The ongoing drought has beef prices at a 27-year-high and Beck's Quality Meatland is having a difficult time offering their customers good deals.
This week The Texas Lottery Commission will discuss allowing confirmation screens for pull-tabs in bingo halls
On Tuesday, Lubbock Power & Light’s Electric Utility Board will discuss the idea of removing the cost of street lights from its budget. It’s a move that could save LP&L roughly $3 million per year, but that forces the City to find those funds elsewhere.
The hunt is on today for a black bear who mauled a woman at her home in an upscale central Florida neighborhood, leaving her with injuries to her face, legs and torso and requiring her to get 40 stitches to the head.
As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years.
Jeff Francoeur, a right fielder for the San Diego Padres baseball organization, may be feeling a little red in the face after his teammates played a month-long prank on him — and filmed the whole thing on video.
An Ohio man who spent hours on a street corner Sunday with a sign declaring he's a bully says that the punishment in a disorderly conduct case was unfair and that the judge who sentenced him has ruined his life.
A woman has been arrested on six counts of murder after authorities found the bodies of seven infants packed into separate cardboard boxes at a home in Utah, police said.
Search crews have stopped seeking pinger signals in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, and an underwater vessel will now be deployed in the southern Indian Ocean, a process that officials are describing as painstaking and slow.
The 73-year-old man charged with murder in the shooting at a Jewish community center and retirement community in Overland Park, Kansas, that left three people dead is reportedly the former Grand Dragon of the Carolina Knights of the Ku Klux Klan.
Over 75 different types of artists and food vendors have taken over the entire Civic Center for the event
Scents N' Lotions
An Oklahoma City girl has sold a 3.85-carat diamond she found at an Arkansas park for $20,000.
As Sandra Chesterman cleaned out her recently killed daughter Kristina’s college apartment last fall, she noticed a makeup bag stuffed with pieces of paper.
Hillary Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech on stage in front of a Las Vegas convention audience.
An Illinois husband and wife deceived by a woman pretending to be pregnant after they posted a Craigslist ad hoping to adopt told ABC News’ “20/20” exclusively that they will never forgive her.
An early morning house fire is now under investigation.
Beep-beep, can you hear the eggs?
The panicky 911 caller said a man with a 10-inch butcher knife was threatening people. So when Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies saw a wounded, bloody man rush out of a West Hollywood apartment with someone on his heels, they opened fire.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will announce Friday she is stepping down, ABC News has confirmed.
A FedEx truck collided with a charter bus carrying students in California Thursday, killing nine people and injuring dozens of others, authorities say.
UPDATED 6:00 PM Firefighters were called to the Park Tower Apartments, 1617 27th Street, at about 9:40 Thursday morning. Officials later confirmed that the victim was 43 year old Joe Aguirre, who both lived at and worked as Park Tower staff.
A local shoe shine steps back into time to reminisce about Lubbock prior to the Civil Rights movement.
After weeks of tires and rims being stolen from car dealerships a dealership owner catches the culprit
KAMC's Allison Morrison sits down with Dr. Richard Lampe from Texas Tech Pediatrics.
A woman's heartbreaking tribute to her father who died this week has stirred hundreds of comments on Reddit and YouTube, where she posted videos of him hula hooping and pictures of them together.
A suspected contract killer charged in Central California with killing nine people confessed to investigators that he carried out up to 40 slayings in a career spanning decades, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
Bode Bierdneau realized that his father was trapped under his snowmobile with severe leg injuries and the son was unable to dig him out. So the boy, 9, started walking miles for help through the snow, even though he didn’t know which way to go.
A car smashed into an Orlando-area day care Wednesday, killing a girl and injuring 14 others, at least a dozen of them children, and authorities were searching for the driver of an SUV who they say started the crash, officials said.
Thursday will mark the return of the 90s but cooler temperatures will move in for the weekend. KAMC's Kristen Currie has a look at your forecast.
With hopes high that search crews are zeroing in on the missing Malaysian jetliner's crash site, ships and planes hunting for the aircraft intensified their efforts Thursday after equipment picked up sounds consistent with a plane's black box in the deep waters of the Indian Ocean.
“The seemingly quiet overnight shift suddenly turned into a warzone… Police officers were attacked with guns and bombs and it happened on a quiet backstreet in my community.”
The 16-year-old student who police say stabbed 22 people at his Pennsylvania high school Wednesday had no psychiatric problems and had never been in trouble prior to the incident, his family’s attorney said.
Some school wide assemblies are boring.
The Lubbock City Council's proposal to expand the synthetic marijuana composition list from nine to 39 won’t keep the drugs off store shelves, according to Dr. Brian Carr, Chairman of the Board of Health.
Meagan, from A Zesty Bite, shows us how to make Stuffed Sausage Biscuits.
Miles Scott, the adorable 5-year-old who stopped traffic in San Francisco last November with his appearance as Batkid during a Make-a-Wish Foundation event, threw the ceremonial first pitch at a Giants game today to raucous cheers.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for a variety of problems spanning nearly 30 models in Japan, the U.S., Europe and other places.
Ana Trujillo, the woman found guilty of murdering her boyfriend in the so-called "stiletto murder," told ABC News' 20/20 in an exclusive interview that he was abusive and attacked her on the night she beat him to death with her shoe.
Amanda Bishop doesn’t know Shanesha Taylor, the single mother who was arrested for allegedly leaving her kids in a car during a job interview, but she felt compelled to do something to help her.
The Ultimate Warrior, one of professional wrestling’s biggest superstars, has died at 54, just days after being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, WWE officials confirmed in a statement.
Australia officials say new signals have been detected in the southern Indian Ocean, consistent with the pings of a plane's black box. Officials believe that the pings could be connected to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which went missing March 8 with 239 people on board.
Two people are injured following a car accident late Tuesday night.
UPDATED 5:49 PM -- LPD Special Operations carried out an illegal gambling bust at the Paradise Game Room off 50th and University. Police took 49 year old Panayiotis Procopi into custody, and say they expect more arrests still to come.
With one week until the federal tax filing deadline we've got some tips to get them done correctly and on time
The decision by Chili’s to cancel an autism fundraiser has earned the restaurant chain both praise and scorn from the autism community.
Ford is recalling nearly 435,000 cars and SUVs to fix rusting frame parts or faulty seats.
They love their team but hate its symbol.
A highly venomous snake, native to Africa, has been slithering around a South Carolina community, putting residents on edge.
The death toll from the landslide that hit the Washington town of Oso rose to 33 on Monday, according to the Snohomish County medical examiner's office, which said all but three have been identified.
Search crews hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet have failed to relocate faint sounds heard deep below the Indian Ocean that officials said were consistent with a plane's black boxes, the head of the search operation said Tuesday.
Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.
After a long, drawn out legal battle, the Ropes Volunteer Fire Department hopes they'll back to service in the next few weeks. Because they no longer receive funding from the City of Ropesville, they'll have to raise funds to be entirely self-reliant.
Lubbock police released more information and the audio from a 9-1-1 call concerning the Sunday night stabbing that left Elizabeth Garcia, 28, in critical condition.
University Medical Center held a special recognition for child abuse month on Monday where they displayed 1,354 pinwheels in their courtyard to represent the number of abuse cases in Lubbock last year.
Blondes and Brunettes in the Lubbock area will play a football game to raise money for Alzheimer's research
Lubbock police are searching for a suspect following a late night stabbing.
New research has revealed national obesity rates are at an all-time high, with Huntington-Ashland, W.Va., identified as the country's fattest city and Boulder, Colo., labelled America's thinnest.
One of the stars of "The Blind Side" says he's determined to lose weight after he was booted from a US Airways flight for taking up too much room.
A 20-year-old Colorado Springs woman has been sentenced to 41 years in prison for the gruesome stabbing murder of her mother-in-law, authorities said.
Police are investigating a possible link between a body recovered today in a town park in Indiana and Dr. Teleka Patrick, a Michigan woman who mysteriously vanished last December.
The California parents of a 1-year-old girl who fell ill on a sailing trip around the world thanked military crews who rescued them from their stalled vessel on Sunday and defended their decision to sail with young children.
Mickey Rooney, one of the longest-tenured actors in movie history, died Sunday at the age of 93, KABC reports.
One of the vessels searching the southern Indian Ocean has detected signals “consistent with those emitted from airplane black boxes,” retired Australia Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston said at a Monday press conference – the most promising lead in the search for doomed Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
With severe weather us, many residents are concerned about their safety as the city enters another season without tornado sirens.
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner spent the night at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport.
Lubbock police need your help finding a man who they say robbed two convenience stores early Friday morning.
Mozilla co-founder CEO Brendan Eich, who came under fire this week for donating to a campaign to ban gay marriage in California, has resigned.
Florida State University is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education for possible Title IX violations in its response to sexual violence complaints.
A California man is suing the doctor who declared his wife dead, claiming she was alive in the morgue and struggling to escape as she froze to death.
A wildly popular Georgia restaurant at the center of a lawsuit that left the reputation of famed Southern celebrity cook Paula Deen in shambles has reportedly closed.
Convicted serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells, who was sent to prison in 1999 and claimed responsibility for dozens of murders across the country, was executed Thursday in Texas.
Thunderstorms were crawling across a large swath of the Midwest and South on Thursday, spawning suspected tornadoes in Missouri and Texas, and slamming several states with large hail and heavy rain that prompted a handful of water rescues.
The general in charge of Fort Hood said there was an "awful lot of heroism" during the shooting rampage by Spc. Ivan Lopez, and he cited a female military police officer and a chaplain for their actions.
A central Lubbock family received an unexpected wake-up call early Friday morning.
PTSD is very common in the military and can also be caused by traumatic events with civilians but it is very treatable
With electronic cigarette use on the rise, emergency rooms across the state of Texas are seeing more cases of nicotine poisoning. More than half of those poison victims are children.
Farmers from across the region who visited the Civic Center, Thursday, for the 107th annual Cotton Ginners' Association Convention were concerned with much more than the new equipment on display.
Neither snow nor rain can stop a mail carrier from completing his rounds, as the old postal adage goes, but a small Chihuahua just might.
A New Jersey honor student who had sued her parents for financial support has chosen a college.
An 11-year-old girl from California walked down the aisle with her dying dad in a tear-jerking ceremony that pronounced the pair “daddy and daughter.”
The FBI has completed of review of the in-home flight simulator that belonged to the captain of the missing Malaysia Airlines passenger jet and found “nothing suspicious whatsoever.”
The U.S. government masterminded the creation of a "Cuban Twitter" — a communications network designed to undermine the communist government in Cuba, built with secret shell companies and financed through foreign banks, The Associated Press has learned.
A 7.8-magnitude aftershock struck off the coast of Chile on Wednesday, leading to a new round of coastal evacuations one day after an 8.2-magnitude quake struck nearby.
The soldier who allegedly went on a deadly shooting rampage at Fort Hood today was identified as Spc. Ivan Lopez, according to law enforcement officials.
The boys who play basketball at Frenship are doing more than just shooting hoops.
Texas Tech Chancellor Kent Hance said it has been an honor serving the students and University he loves, but he is ready for his life to slow down.
Two Wilson ISD teachers currently on paid leave hinted Wednesday morning at a possible lawsuit against the school district. Both have been banned from all school activities, despite having children who attend the school.
When Joanne Minich recently visited son Peter, 31, at Bridgewater State Hospital in Massachusetts, prison guards brought her to a locked cell that inmates call the "bird cage," where he was shackled at the hands, waist and bare feet, she says.
A luxury jet owned by movie director Peter Jackson is involved in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
A California truck driver was hit with tragedy and a windfall in the same weekend when his wife died of a heart attack on March 22 and he won $650,000 from the state lottery the next day.
Talk show host and former football star Michael Strahan is expected to soon join the cast of ABC's "Good Morning America," at least on a part-time basis.
Lubbock police are looking for a gunman who held up a local smoke shop.
When Sgt. Michael Cohan found an American flag lying in debris from the Snohomish County, Wash., mudslide, “he felt obliged to display it proudly,” the Washington National Guard tweeted.
The sole winner of February's $425 million Powerball jackpot came forward to claim his prize Tuesday.
A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.2 struck off the coast of Chile tonight, strong enough to be felt nearly 300 miles away in the Bolivian capital, and triggering a small tsunami.
Only 6 roads in Lubbock have bikes lanes leaving cyclists to cycle next to cars or on the sidewalk
A report released this week shows the Lubbock State Supported Living Center now meets 64 federally mandated requirements. But, the facility is still shy of full compliance by almost 100 provisions.
Police say a 10-year-old girl was asleep in her family's Pennsylvania apartment when she was shot to death in what may have been an attempted home invasion.
Anderson Cooper may come from a family with money, but he's not getting his mother's money one day.
Maple syrup production has come a long way from metal buckets hung on trees, but even high-tech operations have had to rely on old-fashioned foot patrols to fix a common problem — leaks.
Estimated financial losses from the deadly Washington mudslide that has killed at least 24 people have reached $10 million, Gov. Jay Inslee said Monday in a letter asking the federal government for a major disaster declaration.
Superstorm Sandy trashed Jakeabob's Bay, a thriving bar and restaurant where locals and vacationers took in gorgeous sunsets over the Raritan Bay.
In every region of America, white and Asian children are far better positioned for success than black, Latino and American Indian children, according to a new report appealing for urgent action to bridge this racial gap.
Australia will deploy a modified Boeing 737 to act as a flying air traffic controller over the Indian Ocean to prevent a mid-air collision among the aircraft searching for the Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went missing over three weeks ago, an official said Tuesday.
Even at 8 1/2 months, Prince George has the world captivated -- just like his famous parents. A new photo showing The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their infant son was released by Kensington Palace today.
Ethan Kadish was simply enjoying a summer day when he suffered a devastating injury. Kadish and two other children were struck by lightning as they played Frisbee at a summer camp last June. Ethan’s heart temporarily stopped, leaving his brain deprived of vitally needed oxygenated blood.
A woman charged along with her newlywed husband with killing a man she met through Craigslist tells a newspaper that two other men had responded to her ad for companionship but never showed up.
A 14-year-old boy digging a trout pond in the backyard of his father's Salt Lake City home stumbled across a surprise: the remains of an American Indian who lived about 1,000 years ago.
The rains that have bedeviled rescuers working to find more victims in the debris field from the deadly Washington state mudslide are expected to ease this week, but searchers faced other challenges at the site like household chemicals and sewage.
The weekslong search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is "an extraordinarily difficult exercise" but it will go on as long as possible, Australia's prime minister said Monday.
North and South Korea fired artillery shells into each other's waters Monday, a flare-up of animosity between the rivals that forced residents of five front-line South Korean islands to evacuate to shelters, South Korean officials said.
A local dental office is offering a free "day of service" for those in need.
Friday and Saturday night there will be a full rodeo with bull riding, calf roping, and more
A Georgia bank is asking a teenager to return $31,000 that was mistakenly deposited into his account. The problem is he may have already spent most of the cash.
KAMC's Kristen Currie is at Meyers & Farrar Jewelers with the 2014 winner of The Bachelor "Put A Ring On It" contest.