She is a wiz at math and loves Einstein. "First thought is relief that, 'wow this is something else is happening,'" Saba Nafees said. Nafees, a native of Pakistan is here without documents. Technically she was an illegal immigrant for seven years before qualifying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. She's a graduate teaching assistant at Texas Tech and she
Texas is continuing to show strong job growth and low unemployment numbers, and Lubbock is no exception. The local unemployment rate last month is 3.7 percent. It fell one-tenth of a percent from September. This time last year, Lubbock's unemployment rate was 4.6 percent. The statewide jobless rate is 5.1 percent. Annual job growth in Texas is also setting a
Police also releasing this store video from the robbery of a 7/11 on November 11th. The suspect was armed with a knife and threatened the clerk at 26th and Avenue Q. He's Hispanic, about 20 years old, five foot ten and has a mustache and goatee.
The 22nd Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner hosted by First United Methodist Church is happening Saturday. About 200 church members and volunteers are expected to serve about 1,600. Some of the volunteers include Texas Tech athletes and the Boy and Girl Scouts. On Friday, Volunteers prepared the bird and put up the last minute decorations. The free meal is open to
LPD reports a man threatened to shoot employees at the Whataburger at the corner of 19th and Avenue Q. The suspect pulled a handgun from his hoodie pocket. He's black, slim build, about 30 years of age and has either a mustache or a beard. Call CrimeLine at 806-741-1000 if you have tips to help police catch any of these
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Hosted by the Junior League of Lubbock, Holiday Happening is one of the most exciting events in the Lubbock community, ushering in the Christmas season each fall. Not only is it the first visit of Santa Claus, Holiday Happening offers entertainment and shopping for the whole family.
State Senator Charles Perry outwardly denounces President Obama's decision to use executive action to change immigration policy.
It's the voice coming from the press box that's heard throughout Jones AT&T Stadium during Texas Tech football games.
JENNINGS, Mo. (AP) — A school district that includes some students from Ferguson, Missouri, is calling off classes Monday and Tuesday, citing potential unrest if a much-anticipated grand jury announcement occurs soon. The Jennings School District had already planned to shut down Wednesday through the end of the week for Thanksgiving. A letter sent home to parents on Friday said
Stocks are pushing further into record territory as investors welcome a move by China to stimulate its economy by lowering interest rates. Hints from the head of Europe's central bank that it might step up its own stimulus efforts also put investors in a buying mood Friday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 10 points, or 0.5 percent, to
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — As a grand jury nears an announcement in the Ferguson police shooting case, there are appeals for calm today from activists, authorities and the family of Michael Brown. He was the unarmed 18-year-old black teen who was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson. There's no word on when the grand jury will announce whether
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Family members say Naismith Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian remains hospitalized in stable condition at a Las Vegas hospital where he's being treated for pneumonia. His son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Amy Tarkanian, said Friday that doctors at Valley Hospital Medical Center are still conducting tests. Danny Tarkanian says doctors were "pretty positive" about
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The snow has stopped falling and the New York State Thruway is reopening, but the worries aren't over in western New York. Warmer weather and rain are in the forecast, and that's making people nervous in areas where snow is 7 feet deep on roads, driveways, roofs and leaf piles. The National Weather Service has issued