PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The Justice Department goes to federal court in South Texas to seek the dismantling of the state's voter ID law, which ranks among the most stringent in the nation. U.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos on Tuesday will hear opening statements in Corpus Christi in a lawsuit led
SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas man has been charged with murder after police say a 5-year-old girl was assaulted at a home and later died. San Angelo police early Tuesday responded to two 911 calls to report alleged domestic violence at a house. Officers discovered the injured child and another female victim at the residence.
Labor day, a day of rest and the end of summer, but for Bubba Sedeño and many others, it's a day to push back against being ignored. "The reason we are here today, is because of minority concerns of the Senate District 28 race that is going to be held next week on September 9th," said Sede ño. Many
Lubbock Police are attempting to locate a suspect involved in a hit-and-run at 50th and Boston Saturday. Police say the suspect wrecked with a parked car after leaving that location seen in surveillance photos, then drove off. No one hurt. If you have any information about this incident, contact Crimeline at 741-1000.
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Labor day, a day of rest and the end of summer, but for Bubba Sedeño and many others, it's a day to push back against being ignored.
The Lubbock Fire Marshal's Office and Lubbock Police are investigating a fire at an apartment in southwest Lubbock where a body was found. This is at the Woodcrest Apartments, near 66th Street and Chicago Avenue. At this point, investigators tell us they believe the person living there took their life. The Fire Marshall's Office reports there is fire and smoke
The day of the "Campaign for Fearless Champions" announcement, Tech Athletics also announcing an extension to head football coach Kliff Kingsbury's contract, keeping him at Texas Tech until 2020.
CLEVELAND (AP) — A National Transportation Safety Board report says the pilot of a small plane was trying to return to a suburban Cleveland airport last week when the aircraft plummeted to the ground, killing all four college students aboard. The preliminary report says the pilot told the controller he was not climbing fast and asked for permission to make
ST. LOUIS (AP) — More strong storms have been rumbling through the Midwest. The National Weather Service says a tornado touched down near Cedar Vale, Kansas, last night, with hail the size of ping pong balls. Other places saw heavy rains, large hail and strong winds. Forecasters also say about 8,500 people lost power in Missouri, and about 9,000 in
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought. Tennessee Department of Children's Services spokesman Rob Johnson says 32 teens — ages 14 to 19 — escaped around 11 p.m. Monday by crawling under a weak spot in a fence that surrounded a yard there.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Delta Air Lines flight from New York to West Palm Beach, Florida, was diverted to Jacksonville because of a dispute between passengers over a reclining seat. Jacksonville station News 4 Jax reports that Delta says the flight was diverted Monday night. Passenger Aaron Klipin told the station a woman sitting next to him got into
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says U.S. military forces have targeted the Islamic extremist al-Shabaab network in an operation in Somalia. Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby says the U.S. is looking at the results and will provide more information when appropriate. No further details were available. Monday's action comes after Somalia's government forces regained control of a high security