The President wants it his way, but Republicans want another. It's a new battle surrounding Obamacare, stemming from a split decision by two federal appeals courts in regards to the health exchanges run by the feds. It's a decision that threatens the framework of the health care system for about 5 million Americans without employer- provided health plans. "Two judges
Update (8:40 p.m.): Lubbock police have released the 911 call to report an altercation and a man down at 1402 Texas Ave. That man has been identified by the medical examiner as 61-year-old Steven Wallace. Wallace reportedly had gotten into argument with his roommate. They resided in an apartment that is located within an office building at 14th and Texas
The City of Lubbock is working to control brush in the Lake Alan Henry watershed. A Texas board is deciding how to hand out millions of dollars next week from a state program that aims to boost water supplies by clearing shrubs and trees that use up too much water. City water resources director Aubrey Spear said a survey on
The Governor's decision to call a special election in September for State Senate District 28 will cost Lubbock County taxpayers big bucks. If Governor Perry had called for the vote to coincide with the general election date in November, there would not have been any additional cost to the 51 counties that comprise the district. The governor reportedly set the
United Supermarkets is among several grocery store chains dealing with a recent fruit recall. Organic peaches, nectarines and plums are among the products potentially contaminated with listeria. California's Wawona Packing Company is behind the voluntarily recall. It is asking that peaches, nectarines and plums with PLU numbers 94044 and 94035 be pulled from store's shelves. United Supermarkets has pulled the
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Police say they found a man dead after a report of a disturbance.
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Casey Kasem's body has been flown to Canada amid an escalating family feud over where the late star will be laid to rest. The veteran broadcaster's adult children were locked in a battle with his wife, Jean, before his death in June and they have continued the spat after his passing. Jean was given control of the star's remains, but
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The House of Representatives has passed a bill on airport security that was prompted by a gunman's attack on a Transportation Security Administration station at Los Angeles International Airport last year. The bipartisan legislation approved Tuesday on a voice vote would require the Department of Homeland Security to verify that airports have working plans to respond
DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is issuing six more recalls covering a total of almost 718,000 vehicles in the U.S. The latest recalls bring the total for GM so far this year to 60, affecting a record 29.7 million cars and trucks. GM already has passed the 22 million vehicles recalled by all automakers last year. The biggest recall announced
JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The Little Rock Air Force Base is on lockdown after reports of a suspicious individual. Officials say the base in Jacksonville was locked down at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, and emergency personnel are on scene. Gates allowing access to the base have been closed. A base spokeswoman declined to provide further detail, only saying that the lockdown
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-wife 84 times and covering her face with a pig mask. Jurors in Morris County announced Wednesday that 66-year-old Anthony Novellino was guilty of murder. They deliberated about three hours over two days. Prosecutors say Novellino attacked his ex-wife, Judith, at their home in June