While a stall in the summer might leave you irritated, it's much less likely to be life-threatening than a stall in midwinter. Here's what to check before you set out in winter weather.
While a stall in the summer might leave you irritated, it's much less likely to be life-threatening than a stall in midwinter. Here's what to check before you set out in winter weather.
Amarillo, TX - With 2010 just a day away we spent the day researching our web site to find out what stories you clicked on the most this year.
Amarillo, Texas - A lack of cash is a chief reason fewer people are being sent to the death chamber in Texas, and in the Panhandle region.
Guymon, OK -- The Oklahoma Panhandle has a new US Attorney.
Port Mansfield, Texas - The body of a local man missing since Thursday when his plane crashed has been found.
Sunray, TX - As the death of Harvey Kinikin's passenger Robert James Robinett is confirmed. His family mourns their loss.
WILLACY COUNTY - A plane that took off yesterday from Borger crashed late last night off the coast of Port Mansfield according to DPS.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech fired coach Mike Leach on Wednesday, just two days after he was suspended by the school as it investigated his treatment of a player with a concussion.
HARDESTY, OKALAHOMA - The state bureau of investigation says a family fight in Hardesty turned deadly.
Canyon, Texas - Becoming a teacher in the Panhandle is now more convenient than before. Starting next year, West Texas A and M will be offering undergrad teacher certification courses..
Amarillo, Texas - There's a big change coming up for smokers on New Years Day. As of January 1st, you can only purchase self-extinguishing cigarettes.
HOUSTON (AP) - The man accused of trying to bring down a Detroit-bound U.S. airliner on Christmas Day spent two weeks in Houston last year attending a seminar conducted by a Web-based Islamic education center.
Amarillo, Texas - NewsChannel 10 has confirmed that local attorney Four Price intends to run in the Republican primary for David Swinford's seat.
SAN ANTONIO - Authorities say a US Airways regional jet has landed safely at San Antonio International Airport after blowing a tire during takeoff and circling for an hour to burn off fuel.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison says she's in a "dead even" Republican primary race against Gov. Rick Perry.
2009 Top 25 "Most Clicked" Stories from NewsChannel10.com
MADISON, Wis. - Texting while driving, smoking in public and cooking with artery-clogging trans fats will be that much harder under a bevy of state laws set to take effect Friday.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The Netherlands announced Wednesday it will immediately begin using full body scanners for flights heading to the United States.
Calls to the Amarillo Police Department for Tuesday, December 29th, 2009
Amarillo, TX -- A man who Amarillo Police say robbed a Toot N' Totum before dawn Tuesday remains on the run.
Amarillo, TX - A ring lost over forty years ago has been returned to it's wearer.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, who's running for Texas governor, is calling for increased transparency at the Texas Department of Transportation.
HONOLULU - President Barack Obama said Tuesday that "a systemic failure" allowed the attempted Christmas Day attack on a Detroit-bound flight from Amsterdam.
NEW YORK - Johnson & Johnson is expanding a voluntary recall of Tylenol Arthritis Caplets due to consumer reports of a moldy smell that can cause nausea and sickness.
LOS ANGELES - Once in a blue moon there is one on New Year's Eve. Revelers ringing in 2010 will be treated to a so-called blue moon.
HOUSTON (AP) - Authorities say a Texas man was kidnapped but managed to send a text message from the trunk of his car that led to his rescue.
Amarillo, TX - A natural substance found in the earth below your home could be putting you in danger everyday.
Amarillo, Texas - District 87 Representative David Swinford says his reason for not running for re-election is as much politically strategic as it is personal.
Pampa, TX -- An attempted traffic stop Monday morning led Pampa police to materials used for making methamphetamine.
Amarillo, Texas - Texans could soon have more representation in Washington. It's all thanks to a record-breaking population boom.
It was a holiday to remember for those travelers who were stuck along Highway 287 Christmas Eve and part of Christmas day.
An overnight police chase lands a Lubbock man in the Gray County jail.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said Monday he has ordered a review of the nation's watchlist system and of its air safety regulations...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - A 58-year-old Texas man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping his ex-girlfriend, who twice jumped from his pickup truck in an attempt to escape.
Near Ames, Oklahoma - An area man has died following an accident on an oil rig in Northwestern Oklahoma.
Pampa, TX -- An attempted traffic stop led to the discovery of a methamphetamine laboratory on Sunday in Pampa.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Texans may love their pickups, but a top state transportation official says it's not fair for truck owners to pay lower state registration fees.
WASHINGTON - Investigators piecing together a brazen attempt to bring down a trans-Atlantic airliner said Sunday.
One suspect is behind bars and another is still on the loose after leading police on a manhunt...
WASHINGTON - Some airlines were telling passengers on Saturday that new government security regulations prohibit them from leaving their seats beginning an hour before landing.
WASHINGTON - Investigators piecing together a brazen attempt to bring down a trans-Atlantic airliner said Sunday the suspect tucked a small bag holding his deadly concoction on his body...
Amarillo, TX - It's been a rough week for Arrow truck drivers all over the nation.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A fierce Christmas storm dumped more snow and ice across the nation's midsection Friday after stranding travelers as highways and airports closed...
ASPEN, Colo. - Charlie Sheen spent the better part of Christmas Day in a Colorado jail cell after being arrested on domestic violence allegations.
Amarillo, TX - On this crisp Christmas, those without a place to celebrate the holidays were given a gift. The Salvation Army in Amarillo provided a warm, home-cooked meal...
Amarillo, Texas - One Amarillo household is working around the clock this Christmas....literally.
WASHINGTON - U.S. officials say a Northwest Airlines passenger from Nigeria said he was acting on behalf of al-Qaida when he tried to blow up a flight Friday as it landed in Detroit.
VATICAN CITY - The Vatican will review security procedures after a woman jumped a barrier and rushed at Pope Benedict XVI for the second time in two years.
Wichita Falls, TX - According to the CBS affiliate in Wichita Falls a few wrecks have caused hundreds to be stranded alongside highway 287 for more than 8 hours.
VATICAN CITY - Pope Benedict XVI's Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter's Basilica got off to a tumultuous start Thursday after an apparently deranged woman jumped the barriers...
Law enforcement in the southeast Texas panhandle as well as TxDOT in Childress strongly discourage travel for anyone on the 287 between Amarillo and Wichita Falls.
KABUL - In a Christmas Day move, the Taliban on Friday released a video of an American soldier captured in Afghanistan.
Amarillo, TX - It was an awfully interesting day for not only motorists but for some people who chose to stay home.
You may still be shopping for toys for your little ones. You've thought about how fun and safe they are. But you may not be paying much attention to how loud they are.
Amarillo, TX--We have all opened up a few gifts during the holidays that weren't exactly what we were expecting....so we head back to the stores to make returns.
Amarillo, Texas - Thursday's weather kept some stores from hitting their expected Christmas Eve sales goals.
Amarillo, Texas - A mineral company in Hereford will be buying salt from the Department of Energy. The salt is being removed from a site where a nuclear waste repository will be created.
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Jaime O. Perez knows his bid to unseat U.S. Rep. Silvestre Reyes in Texas is a long shot, at best.
RIO DE JANEIRO - A 9-year-old boy at the center of a five-year custody battle on two continents was finally turned over to his American father Thursday.
DALLAS (AP) - Christmas Eve winter storm travel delays hit Texas and prompted Gov. Rick Perry to activate emergency resources.
Calls to the Amarillo Police Department for Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009
DALLAS (AP) - Christmas Eve weather-related travel delays hit Texas as a massive winter storm rolled through the nation's midsection.
Amarillo, TX -- An Amarillo teenager sits in jail accused of hitting a police officer with his pick-up.
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats passed a landmark health care bill in a climactic Christmas Eve vote that could define President Barack Obama's legacy.
CLOVIS, NEW MEXICO - An area hospital is caught breaking the same law for the fourth time.
Amarillo, TX - Many local children are asking for a family this Christmas.
Amarillo, Texas - Truckers are calling it an unprecedented move. Drivers from Arrow Trucking are being asked to leave their rigs and their loads at the nearest Freightliner shop.
Borger, Texas - Authorities in Borger are investigating the death of a newborn baby.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is vowing to fight what he called an "outrageous" decision to provide Nebraska multimillion-dollar tax breaks...
DALLAS (AP) - A wrongly convicted man freed by DNA evidence is suing his civil lawyer and an Innocence Project of Texas official who helped secure his freedom.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The future is unclear for Tulsa-based Arrow Trucking after the trucking company suspended operations and laid off employees.
Calls to the Amarillo Police Department for Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009
Amarillo, TX - The scraps of metal on the side of The Pleasant Valley Christian Church used to be the their five air conditioning units. Now they're just evidence of a growing trend ...
AMARILLO, TEXAS - National law enforcement agencies around Christmas people driving under the influence increases by about 10 percent and so far this year there have been five DUI related deaths in Amarillo.
Amarillo, TX - The winter weather is on it's way....and just in time to catch those last minute holiday drivers off-guard.
Amarillo, Texas - Local wrestlers are fighting for a cause... Literally. The Panhandle Wrestling Federation held a weekend benefit called Hearts and Headlocks...
People in Texas County could soon expect faster response times from local emergency crews, after an upgrade to the current 9-1-1 system.
WASHINGTON - The White House and Democrats are confidently predicting Senate passage of President Barack Obama's health overhaul by Christmas.
Amarillo, Texas - It's supposed to save hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. A brand new multi-county drug court approved on Tuesday becomes the first of it's kind in Texas.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's chief justice has ruled in favor of an American man seeking to gain custody of his son.
Amarillo, Texas - A 70-year-old woman sits behind bars after reportedly being involved in a drive-by shooting.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - The state has opened up swine flu vaccinations to all New Mexicans, not just people in high-risk groups.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama won't leave Washington for his Hawaii vacation until the Senate finishes work on the health care overhaul.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas troopers will be out in force over the long Christmas and New Year's weekends to help keep travelers safe.
Two men now sit in the Gray County Jail on charges of trying to rob a convenience store.
Amarillo, TX--Two longtime Amarillo residents celebrated more than two centuries on earth Monday.
Calls to the Amarillo Police Department for Monday, December 21st, 2009
AMARILLO, TEXAS - Doctors say the holidays are one of the most important times to make sure your elderly friends and family are healthy and safe.
Amarillo, Texas - The Amarillo Police Department has postponed its next police academy due to begin in January.
WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats won a crucial test vote on President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, putting them on track for passage before Christmas.
AMARILLO, TEXAS - Amarillo police need your help finding three men they think robbed a tanning salon Monday morning.
Amarillo, TX- If a gun or ammunition is an item on your Christmas list this year, you may want to listen up to this reminder.
Amarillo, TX - Some local sports bars spent the day gearing up for a huge night in business. If you're a cable subscriber then there's no chance you're watching tonight's Dallas Cowboys game.
Amarillo, Texas - This Christmas there are hundreds of animals right here in the Panhandle who need a home for the holidays.
Amarillo, Texas - Amarillo firefighters are still trying to figure out the official cause of a fire that swept through a home.
Dalhart, Texas - Texas Parks and Wildlife officials are trying to figure out how two thousand geese and ducks turned up dead in Dalhart.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Critics of the congressional health care overhaul are organizing protests in Dallas, Houston and Austin.
TULSA, Okla. - Thousands of mourners have packed an auditorium to remember the life of evangelist Oral Roberts.
Liberal, KS -- The funeral for the former president of the Liberal Chamber of Commerce will take place on Tuesday, December 22nd.
The funeral for Citychurch's founder Reverend Don Lane will take place Tuesday.
Lane Closures for December 21-25
NEW YORK - The convoluted American economy — restoring windfalls to a lucky few while leaving millions jobless and distraught — was the top news story of 2009.
LOS ANGELES – Brittany Murphy's family said the actress was ill with flulike symptoms in the days before her death and prescription medications were taken from her home.
Amarillo, TX--If things continue the way they are, the Panhandle Red Cross Chapter thinks they're ability to respond to disasters here could suffer greatly.
Amarillo, Texas - The Joint Alliance of Students is losing its home after all.
Dumas, TX -The Texas Rangers continue their investigation into an officer involved shooting in Dumas that leaves one man dead.
NEW YORK - Over the past week, Facebook has been nudging its users — first gently, then firmly — to review and update their privacy settings.
WASHINGTON - The Senate headed for a Saturday morning vote on a package that funds the Pentagon and keeps other key programs, including benefits for the unemployed.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican senators say they're ready to do everything in their power to delay action on the Democrats' health overhaul bill.
A Crime Stoppers tip lead to the arrest of a fugitive wanted out of Randall County.
Calls to the Amarillo Police Department for Thursday, December 17th, 2009
Amarillo, Texas - Amarillo police are looking for a man they believe beat up some members of his family.
A tip to Amarillo Crime Stoppers led to the arrest in Pampa of a fugitive wanted for drug possession.
Amarillo, Texas - On Thursday Advo is unveiling the plans for its new facility at its annual Christmas party.
CLOVIS, NEW MEXICO - It's a big surprise and even bigger help to one struggling charity in Clovis.
Canyon, TX - Engineering students in our area are now doing professional research with Pantex.
Amarillo, Texas - Getting stimulus cash seems to be more lucrative for government agencies than it is for small businesses.
Amarillo, TX - At the time when they need it most, the money just isn't coming in to the Amarillo post office like it used to.
Amarillo, Texas - One woman is taken to the hospital after an accident at Amarillo's Medipark.
WASHINGTON - Insurgents in Iraq and Afghanistan have hacked into live video feeds from Predator drones, a key weapon in a Pentagon spy system.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chris Henry died Thursday, a day after falling out of the back of a pickup truck during what police said was a domestic dispute with his fiancee.
ATLANTA (AP) - The chief executive officer of Southwest Airlines says the discount carrier would never rule out the idea of acquiring another carrier in order to grow.
Amarillo, Texas - Representative John Smithee is the Chairman of the state House Committee on insurance.
Amarillo, TX - A house fire in Amarillo Wednesday afternoon sent one firefighter to the hospital.
Childress, TX--There is a lot more green in Childress these days. Not on the new championship golf course, but because of it.
Bushland, TX -We now know what caused the gas pipeline in Bushland to explode last month.
Amarillo, TX - Compensation for helping out during the Bushland gas pipeline explosion was handed down to local law enforcement on Wednesday.
Bushland, Texas - Officials with the El Paso Natural Gas Corporation have released the cause of the pipeline explosion in Bushland on the morning of November 5th.
Amarillo, Texas - We now know a Tulia man found dead in Lubbock was murdered... Officials announced on Wednesday that Paul Allen Brown was killed by blunt force trauma to the head.
Many deaths could be prevented if soldiers could be rushed to hospitals within an hour, but battlefield terrain and hostile enemies often make that impossible.
FORT WORTH, Texas - The Army psychiatrist charged in last month's deadly shooting at Fort Hood has been moved from a hospital's intensive care unit...
HOUSTON - A Texas law that allows illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates at colleges and universities is facing a legal challenge.
NEW YORK - Evangelist Oral Roberts, who rose from tent revivals to found a multimillion-dollar organization and an Oklahoma university bearing his name, has died. He was 91.
Amarillo, TX - One local family were able to escape their burning home late last night. They have one of their own to thank that no one was injured.
Amarillo, Texas - A movie shot entirely on location in Amarillo and Pampa hits store shelves nationwide on December 15th... It's called "A Greater Yes."
Amarillo, TX--While investigators continue looking for what caused a small plane crash last week, Amarillo's artistic community gathered to mourn for one of the victims.
Clovis, NM--A Clovis man is in jail on murder charges.
Amarillo, Texas - Amarillo Police are searching tonight for man they say may be dangerous.
Amarillo, Texas - Your water may be temporarily turned off if you live in Amarillo. It's all due to the city's most recent water main replacement project.
Amarillo, TX - A California fugitive is recognized by an Amarillo tipster after checking in to the Salvation Army.
Roswell, NM - A 25-year old Roswell man is facing life in prison if convicted in the April death of a Tucumcari truck driver.
Amarillo, Texas - Odis James Williams is not the only fugitive with local ties who America's Most Wanted is looking for.
Amarillo, Texas - The suspect in a fatal drunk driving accident was released from jail for drunk driving just 24 hours before the accident.
CANYON, TEXAS - You might call it a transmission line in the sand. One that local conservationists and landowners don't want crossed at Palo Duro Canyon.
Amarillo, TX -- Everyone made it out safely after a fire raged through a Northeast Amarillo home just before midnight.
Amarillo, TX -- One of America's Most Wanted is under the watch of police at an Amarillo hospital.
Amarillo, Texas - Five suspects have been charged with aggravated robbery for a home invasion early Monday morning.
Amarillo, Texas - It's been a record breaking week for the High Plains Food Bank. The Together We Can Food Drive is being called an unbelievable success.
Amarillo, TX - Today marks the busiest shipping day of the year as people rush to get those holiday packages in the mail to ensure they arrive before Christmas.
Amarillo, TX - If you plan to ring in the holidays with alcohol, make sure to do it safely or have a designated driver.
Amarillo, TX -- An Amarillo driver who struck a man working in the back of his pickup truck will now face intoxicated manslaughter charges.
WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats coped with stubborn internal differences as well as implacable Republican opposition on Monday in a struggle to pass health care legislation.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Farouk Shami says he's officially filing to enter the 2010 Texas primary.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Musician and humorist Kinky Friedman says he's getting out of the race to be Texas governor.
Amarillo, Texas - It started as a way to help one needy family, and it's now blossomed into one of the largest charities in our area.
Amarillo, Texas - Two teenagers are in the Potter County Jail after a convenience store robbery.
Amarillo police are investigating a home invasion robbery that took place Monday morning.
Amarillo, TX -- Christian Band "A Road Less Traveled" began in Borger. Monday morning, they stopped by NewsChannel 10 and performed on the Early Show.
Amarillo, TX -- Amarillo Police need your help finding a suspected robber who took a victim's valuables and then fired his gun at him.
Amarillo, TX -- A man remains in critical condition in the hospital after a suspected drunk driver hit him while he crossed the street.
Port Mansfield, TX -The search continues today for a Dumas man after his plane crashed near Port Mansfield. Authorities have found the cockpit of the missing twin engine aircraft just off the coast. The
Calls to the Amarillo Police Department for Wednesday, December 9th, 2009