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False security in apps causes concern for kids using them

Amarillo, TX - Apps which allow kids to share pictures and information anonymously or immediately delete shared information are causing concern.

The ongoing drought and low cattle supply continues to keep beef prices up

Amarillo,TX - The price tag on a good steak or hamburger might be expensive for your cook outs. 

Over 22 pounds of meth seized by DPS troopers

A Traffic stop near Conway in Carson County leads to yielding over 22 pounds of methamphetamine valued at over $816,000.

NRA seeks universal gun law at national meeting

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With concealed weapons now legal in all 50 states, the National Rifle Association's focus at this week's annual meeting is less about enacting additional state protections than on making sure the permits already...

Fugitive File: Lawrence Baca Video included

Amarillo, TX - Amarillo police need your help in locating a local fugitive.

Tank fire extinguished east of Borger Video included

Texas - Firefighters have extinguished a tank fire they have been battling since Wednesday night on Highway 280, east of Borger near Watkins Camp. 

Man killed by Texas trooper wanted on warrants

LUBBOCK, Texas - Authorities say a driver who was fatally shot by a Texas trooper after falsely identifying himself during a traffic stop was wanted on felony warrants out of California and was a gang member.

After court drama, Oklahoma to have 2 executions

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Oklahoma plans to hold its first double execution in nearly 80 years, Gov. Mary Fallin said Thursday.

  • Gunman kills 3 Americans at Kabul hospital

    Gunman kills 3 Americans at Kabul hospital

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:15 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:15:21 GMT
    Police in Afghanistan say a security guard has opened fire in a Kabul hospital, killing three foreigners and wounding one other person.
    Three Americans - a pediatrician and a father and son - were killed by an Afghan government security officer at a hospital Thursday, the latest in a series of attacks on foreign civilians that has rattled aid workers,...
  • FDA OKs first-ever DNA alternative to Pap smear

    FDA OKs first-ever DNA alternative to Pap smear

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:14:49 GMT
    Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as the first ever U.S.-approved alternative to the Pap smear, the decades-old mainstay of cervical cancer screening.
    Federal health regulators have cleared a genetic test from Roche as a first-choice screening option for cervical cancer. It was a role previously reserved for the Pap smear, the decades-old mainstay of women's health.
  • Court filing says ship in Texas spill was speeding

    Court filing says ship in Texas spill was speeding

    Thursday, April 24 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:34:16 GMT
    The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel claims in court filings the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.
    The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims in court filings the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.
  • Michigan man among 1st in US to get 'bionic eye'

    Michigan man among 1st in US to get 'bionic eye'

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:54 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:54:50 GMT
    A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision.
    A degenerative eye disease slowly robbed Roger Pontz of his vision.
  • US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years

    US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:55:35 GMT
    The Justice Department will begin considering clemency applications from nonviolent federal inmates who have already served 10 years or more in prison.
    The Obama administration is encouraging many nonviolent federal prisoners to apply for early release - and expecting thousands to take up the offer. It's an effort to deal with high costs and overcrowding in prisons,...
  • Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

    Amid Russia warning, Ukraine is in a security bind

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:35 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:35:03 GMT
    Pro-Russian gunmen in eastern Ukraine say they are holding an American journalist captive.
    Russia's foreign minister warned Wednesday that attacks on Russian citizens or interests in Ukraine would bring a firm response and drew a comparison to the circumstances that opened the war with Georgia in 2008.
  • First lady announces one-stop job site for vets

    First lady announces one-stop job site for vets

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:55:09 GMT
    The government is developing a website to help job-seeking veterans and military spouses create resumes, make connections with employers and become part of a database that companies can mine for skills and talents.
    To help veterans leaving the military as it downsizes, the government on Wednesday started a one-stop job-shopping website for them to create resumes, connect with employers and become part of a database for companies to...
  • At mudslide scene, Obama mourns with survivors

    At mudslide scene, Obama mourns with survivors

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:14 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:14:01 GMT
    President Barack Obama plans a brief visit to the Seattle area to survey damage from a mudslide that killed more than three dozen people.
    Swooping over a landscape of unspeakable sadness and death, President Barack Obama took an aerial tour Tuesday of the place where more than three dozen people perished in a mudslide last month. He pledged a nation's...
  • FBI investigates suspected serial child molester

    FBI investigates suspected serial child molester

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:04 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:04:27 GMT
    The FBI asked for the public's help Tuesday to identify at least 90 potential victims of a suspected child predator who worked at 10 American and other international schools abroad for more than four decades...
    The FBI asked for the public's help Tuesday to identify at least 90 potential victims of a suspected child predator who worked at 10 American and other international schools abroad for more than four decades before...
  • Oklahoma faces budget crisis despite economic boom

    Oklahoma faces budget crisis despite economic boom

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:34:34 GMT
    Oklahoma's oil patch is booming, its capital city is thriving and the unemployment rate is falling through the floor, testifying to the state's roaring recovery from the recession.
    Oklahoma's oil patch is booming, its capital city is thriving and the unemployment rate is falling through the floor, testifying to the state's roaring recovery from the recession.
  • Apple offering free recycling of all used products

    Apple offering free recycling of all used products

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:34:24 GMT
    Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.
    Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services.
  • Woman glad suspect captured in brother's '81 death

    Woman glad suspect captured in brother's '81 death

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:43 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:43:55 GMT
    The sister of a man whose suspected killer was arrested 33 years after the slaying says she never gave up on the case.
    The sister of a man whose suspected killer was arrested 33 years after the slaying says she never gave up on the case.
  • US reviewing plans for fewer troops in Afghanistan

    US reviewing plans for fewer troops in Afghanistan

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 17:14:43 GMT
    A U.S. official says the White House is reviewing a new series of options that would leave fewer than 10,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan next year.
    The White House is reviewing a new series of options that would leave fewer than 10,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan next year, a U.S. official said Tuesday.
  • Stowaway teen forces review of airport security

    Stowaway teen forces review of airport security

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:33:53 GMT
    Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
    A 15-year-old boy found his way onto an airport's tarmac and climbed into a jetliner's wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii - a misadventure that forced authorities to take a hard look at the...
  • Man dies after being shot at federal courthouse

    Man dies after being shot at federal courthouse

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:24:47 GMT
    A shooting inside a federal courthouse in Salt Lake City on Monday left at least one person injured, a spokeswoman for the U.S. attorney said.
    Defendant Siale Angilau was listening to a witness describe gang initiation rituals on Monday when authorities said he grabbed a pen, rushed toward the witness and lunged at him.
  • Chris Brown's trial on assault charge delayed

    Chris Brown's trial on assault charge delayed

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:33 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:33:36 GMT
    A judge has convicted singer Chris Brown's bodyguard of an assault charge following a two-day trial that provided a preview of a similar case against Brown.
    Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge in Washington, which had been set for Monday, has been postponed until Wednesday.
  • Obamas hosting annual Easter Egg Roll

    Obamas hosting annual Easter Egg Roll

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:13 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:13:59 GMT
    Thousands of children are gathering at the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll.
    President Barack Obama went 1-for-3 shooting basketballs at the White House Easter Egg Roll, an improvement over his 2013 performance, as he and first lady Michelle Obama applied a health and activity theme to the colorful...
  • Car hits packed Florida church, injuring 21

    Car hits packed Florida church, injuring 21

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:13 AM EDT2014-04-21 10:13:15 GMT
    Authorities say a driver trying to park before an Easter concert at a packed Florida church inadvertently drove into the building and through a concrete outer wall and several pews, injuring about 20 people.
    A car slammed into a packed Florida church just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin, injuring 21 people as it barreled through the brick outer wall and several rows of pews, Fort Myers police said.
  • 5 features an Amazon phone might offer

    5 features an Amazon phone might offer

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:35 AM EDT2014-04-21 07:35:30 GMT
    Rumors of an Amazon smartphone reached a fever pitch this week, with several tech blogs speculating that the device could be due out this year.
    A report this week in The Wall Street Journal that Amazon is planning to release a smartphone has prompted industry analysts and technology blogs to muse about what the device might offer.
  • Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

    Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

    Sunday, April 20 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-04-21 03:13:25 GMT
    The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado.
    Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the...
  • Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

    Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:02 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:02:53 GMT
    Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.
    Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.
  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:32:48 GMT
    An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.
    Rescuers were searching through piles of snow and ice on the slopes of Mount Everest on Saturday for four Sherpa guides who were buried by an avalanche that killed 12 other Nepalese guides in the deadliest disaster on the...
  • White House on deport Bieber petition: No comment

    White House on deport Bieber petition: No comment

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:21 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:21:15 GMT
    The White House has two words for those who want President Barack Obama to deport Justin Bieber: No comment.
    The White House has two words for those who want President Barack Obama to deport Justin Bieber: No comment.
  • US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline

    US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:32:21 GMT
    The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL pipeline before deciding whether to issue a permit.
    The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, by extending its review of the controversial project indefinitely.
  • Man details abuse claims against 'X-Men' director

    Man details abuse claims against 'X-Men' director

    A former child model and aspiring actor is accusing "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him as a teenager in a federal lawsuit filed in Hawaii.
    A man who claims he was sexually abused by "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer said Thursday that he reported the molestation to authorities at the time, and he does not know why charges were never pursued.