LFR puts out house fire in 300 block of 79th

Lubbock Fire Rescue was called to a house fire in the 300 block of 79th Street on Friday night.

  Look up: Northern lights to dip into the Midwest

The aurora borealis should be visible across the northern tier of states, dipping as far as south as Iowa in the middle of the country and Washington and Maine on the coasts.
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  Parkland, FL, school shooting survivor takes own life

Sydney Aiello’s mother said her daughter felt survivor’s guilt and was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after being on campus the day of the shooting last year.

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Man pleads guilty to killing son, sentenced to 50 years in prison

Red Raiders win NCAA Tournament opener over Northern Kentucky

Friday’s baseball game against Michigan moved to up 4 p.m.

Man arrested after woman reports being shot at while walking dog

  1 injured as truck crashes into house in 8900 block of Kewanee

First responders were called to the 8900 block of Kewanee Avenue on Thursday evening where a black pickup rolled into a house.
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  Mueller finishes Russia investigation, submits report to Justice Department

Mueller is not recommending any more criminal charges for any more individuals as the investigation ends.

  Lubbock-Cooper Education Foundation surprises teachers with $105,000 in grants for classrooms

  Man holds 2 people hostage in Slaton

  Rick Dykes reveals corruption, secrets, affairs within RDAG in witness statement

  Amarillo mayor discusses workforce development during visit to Lubbock

Storms headed for the South Plains

  Republican Whip Congressman Scalise talks about farming, research during Lubbock visit

TTU System Board of Regents Elect New Chairman and Vice Chairman

New Mexico woman wanted by FBI for drug trafficking

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Spaceflight activates herpes virus in astronauts, study finds

The longer astronauts spend in space, the more likely they are to have the disease reactivated, NASA finds.

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Texas Tech softball drops Big 12 opener to No. 2 Oklahoma

  No. 13 Red Raiders take opener from No. 22 Michigan

Opening up a five-game homestand at Rip Griffin Park, the 13th-ranked Red Raiders topped No. 22 Michigan 11-2.

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  SWAT call out ends after suspect falls through ceiling

Woman stabbed Thursday outside club on Parkway Drive

  Some Reagor-Dykes Auto Group customers still stuck in limbo after agreement filing

4 adults, 4 children displaced after duplex fire in south Lubbock

  Sudan woman qualifies for Boston Marathon

Tara Carr, of Sudan, is a business-owner, wife, mom, and.. marathon runner.
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Fentanyl-related overdose deaths up 1,000 percent, CDC says

In the five years from 2011 to 2016, the number of deaths linked to fentanyl grew from less than 1,700 to more than 18,000.

Clovis man indicted in Lubbock for kidnapping, cyber stalking and enticement of minors

Little entrepreneurs join Mayor Pope to kickoff Lubbock Lemonade Day

  Lubbock County D.A.’s office provides update on investigation into M.E.’s office

Road closures scheduled for Lubbock Police Accident Investigations