Amarillo, Texas - At first glance it sounds enticing, getting your tax refund the same day you file your taxes. But a closer look shows a refund anticipation loan may not be your best option.
Amarillo, TX - The suspect who barricaded himself in a room at the Super 8 Motel in east Amarillo has been taken into custody.
ROME - Psychologists told bishops from around the world Tuesday that priests who rape and molest children lie when confronted with an accusation, and that the church should listen first to victims since they usually tell the truth and need to be believed in order to heal.
SAN ANTONIO — Texas is all but certain to have an even later say in choosing the Republican presidential nominee after what at first looked like a breakthrough deal in a bitter dispute over redistricting maps ended with wide rejection of the proposal.
AMARILLO, TX - Amarillo is home to the largest call center catering to mothers and mothers to be when it comes to medication and prescription drug questions.
Amarillo, TX - Two men were arrested over the weekend after a botched robbery attempt.
Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo house is left with extensive fire damage after a candle was left unattended.
SAN ANTONIO - A congressman's lawyer says the Texas attorney general has agreed to a temporary voting map that could keep the April 3 date for primary elections in Texas.
Amarillo, TX - Four men have been arrested in connection with two Amarillo robberies early Sunday morning.
Panhandle, TX - A Panhandle man has been sentenced up to 25 years for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo police are investigating an accident involving a truck that slammed into a tree.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Rick Perry is breaking his silence. The Texas governor is speaking Monday at a Williamson County Republican Party dinner north of Austin.
SAPULPA, Okla. - A storm chaser featured on The Weather Channel has been killed in a head-on collision in northeastern Oklahoma.
AUSTIN, Texas - Texans politicians like to tout the state's economic growth, but more and more Texans are finding themselves teetering on the edge of poverty.
Cannon Air Force Base should survive military budget cuts and is in better shape than many other bases across the country.
SABANA DE LA MAR, Dominican Republic (AP) — Rescuers have recovered 16 bodies and pulled 11 survivors from white-capped waters off this coastal town after an overloaded boat carrying migrants from
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council failed again Saturday to take decisive action to stop the escalating violence in Syria as Russia and China blocked a resolution backing an Arab League
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge has ruled there's sufficient evidence to allow a polygamous family made famous by a reality TV show to pursue a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A couple and their adult son were found injured but alive Saturday in Southern Oregon, six days after they disappeared from their campsite to go mushroom picking. Curry County
Amarillo, Texas - Friday evening, February 3rd, there will be an art auction to help the family of an Amarillo seven-year-old fighting cancer for the second time.
SAN ANTONIO - The once-a-decade fight over political boundaries in Texas has been so frenetic that a Democrat who bolted for the GOP saw his state House district redrawn solidly blue, opted against re-election, then got new hope from the U.S. Supreme Court that it might go red again.
WASHINGTON — In an effort to cut the unemployment rate among veterans, President Barack Obama is calling for a new conservation program that would put veterans to work rebuilding trails, roads and levees on public lands.
WASHINGTON — The popularity of unpasteurized raw milk remains strong despite warnings from public health officials about its dangers and outbreaks of bacterial infections.
NEW YORK — The Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast-cancer charity on Friday abandoned plans to eliminate grants to Planned Parenthood.
TULSA, Okla. — American Airlines workers were left in the dark Thursday about whose jobs would be on the chopping block in Tulsa a day after the nation's third-largest airline company said 2,100 employees would likely be laid off at the city's maintenance hub.
DENVER — A powerful winter storm swept across Colorado on Friday as it headed east, bringing blizzard warnings to eastern Colorado and western Kansas.
Amarillo, TX - Hundreds of buildings and abandoned homes are labeled unsafe each year in Amarillo.
Amarillo, Texas - More time on the road isn't the only change Tascosa High School athletes are facing. Many Rebels feel this new realignment brings on a whole set of new problems.
This week's recalls include items you may have in your home that pose a danger to you and family. NewsChannel 10's Michelle Langowski has more in our "Recall Roundup."
Amarillo, TX - The next time you travel, you will notice that airport security just got an upgrade.
After the UIL's alignment released Thursday, Hereford will be making trips down to the Lubbock area and Tascosa will be heading to Midland-Odessa, adding more travel for the two school districts.
Amarillo, TX - A shattered window on a school bus has sheriff's deputies investigating a possible shooting.
Amarillo, Texas - Amarillo businessman Victor Leal has been appointed by Texas Governor Rick Perry. Leal is one of three people appointed by Governor Perry to the Finance Commission of Texas.
LUBBOCK, Texas - A 26-year-old man is charged with intoxication manslaughter and aggravated assault, accused of causing the deaths of 3 men in a crash along a road next to the Texas Tech campus.
HOUSTON - Retail gasoline prices have jumped 13 cents across Texas.
UIUIL realignment information from NewsChannel 10 Sports Director Jacob Albracht
Amarillo, TX - One man is in critical condition after a wreck involving a motorcycle and two other vehicles.
Amarillo, TX - Police are still looking for a Ford pickup they say was stolen with six others over the weekend.
Amarillo, TX - A man wanted by police remains on the run this afternoon.
Clovis, NM - A Clovis man has been sentenced to 12 years behind bars after his involvement in an armed robbery.
LEWISVILLE, Texas - The son of a missionary couple killed in Mexico this week says there will be a funeral service at their home church in the Dallas area.
It is hard for some to believe that has almost been ten years since the tragic end to Space Shuttle Columbia.
Online job scams are becoming an increasing problem across the nation and right here in the Panhandle region.
Amarillo, TX - Hundreds of area students were denied enrollment into college this semester and hundreds more could be placed in a similar situation.
MEXICO CITY - A Baptist missionary couple from Texas were slain in their home outside the violence- plagued northern industrial city of Monterrey, the U.S. Embassy and their family said Wednesday.
Moore County, Texas - The ban on outdoor burning is lifted in Moore County.
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - A Florida man charged with hacking a homeless Connecticut man to death with an ax and eating his brain was ordered Wednesday to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.
Women's health officials are concerned birth control may be used less often after a recent recall.
AUSTIN, Texas - A school advocacy group says an estimated 32,000 school employees across Texas - including 12,000 teachers - have lost their jobs due to $5.4 billion in education cuts.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo police search for three suspects behind a late night robbery.
INDIANAPOLIS — Pfizer Inc. is recalling 1 million packets of birth control pills due to a packaging error that could raise the risk of an accidental pregnancy by leaving women with an inadequate dose.
DALLAS – American Airlines wants to cut labor costs by 20 percent and eliminate 12,000 to 14,000 jobs at the nation's third-biggest airline.
Borger, TX - A man who sold drugs to an undercover officer in Borger has been sentenced in federal court.
ALBUQUERQUE - Prison officials say a new prison gang has formed and it's using the University of New Mexico Lobo logo to help identify members.
FORT WORTH, Texas - Authorities say four pit bulls blamed for mauling a North Texas toddler have been euthanized.
Goodwell, Oklahoma - Two major pork producers with facilities in the Oklahoma panhandle are under fire for animal abuse.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Sandia National Laboratories engineers have invented a bullet that directs itself to a target like a tiny guided missile and can hit a target more than a mile away, the New Mexico-based lab announced Tuesday.
Doctors are seeing a huge increase in the number of patients with thyroid cancer across the nation and right here in Amarillo.
Canyon, TX - As West Texas A&M continues to grow, it is also helping grow our local economy.
Amarillo, TX - Copper continues to be stolen in our area, your help is needed to put a stop to this crime before it affects the entire community.
WASHINGTON - The federal government has swooped down on 105 people in 23 states in the past week as part of a nationwide crackdown on identity theft and tax refund fraud that was timed to warn cheats to beware this tax season, the Internal Revenue Service said Tuesday.
SPICEWOOD, Texas — Tanker trucks loaded with water have become the lifeline for a Texas lakefront village that came precariously close to becoming the state's first community to run out of drinking water during a historic drought.
WASHINGTON - The first drug that treats the root cause of cystic fibrosis won approval Tuesday, offering a life-changing treatment for a handful of patients with the deadly illness and broader hope for thousands more patients with the inherited disease.
The following recall has been announced, 2012 Bicycles with Advanced Group carbon forks distributed by Specialized Bicycle Components Inc.
Attorneys for the Justice Department and state of Texas are making their closing arguments in a Washington courtroom over whether electoral maps crafted by the Republican-dominated Texas Legislature violate the Voting Rights Act.
ARLINGTON, Texas - General Motors is expanding its production facility in Texas as part of a move that will add about 180 jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
HOUSTON - A Houston-area man and his girlfriend have been accused of forcing her 14-year-old daughter into prostitution at truck stops and apartments.
Amarillo, Texas - It's been one year since the deadly officer involved shooting on Polk Street.
Amarillo, TX - Work related injuries are on the rise among grain elevator employees but there are safety measures being taken to change that.
Hereford, TX - A semi-truck driver escapes getting hit by a train Monday morning with just seconds to spare.
Guymon, OK - NewsChannel 10 received an anonymous tip Jan. 27 notifying us that the Guymon Police Chief has been put on a leave of absence. Monday afternoon, we learned Chief Eddie Adamson has been placed on paid administrative leave until further notice.
FALL RIVER, Mass. — A former Massachusetts dentist was sentenced to one year in jail Monday for using paper clips instead of stainless steel posts in root canals.
Amarillo, TX - Pullman Road and I-40 is back open this following a semi-truck truck accident.
Shamrock, Texas - Three people are dead following a head-on collision near Shamrock.
Tulia, Texas - A single vehicle rollover kills a Tulia man.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A New Mexico man that authorities say is HIV positive is behind bars after he allegedly bit a nurse-tech at Albuquerque's Lovelace Medical Center.
AUSTIN, Texas - Democrats have three top candidates to choose from in the primary race for the U.S. Senate, but their ultimate choice will probably say more about the party's future in Texas than who goes to Washington next year.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tiger Woods put himself in position to win his second straight tournament Saturday, and this one would leave little doubt about which direction his game is going. He
A federal birth control ruling has many religious groups upset, while women's right supporters are singing its praises.
Texas state parks continue to suffer with a budget crisis after a year of fires and drought.
Comedian Carlos Mencia has been performing for about 25 years. Mencia arrived Wednesday night in Amarillo, his next stop in his comedy tour. He talked about everything from tips to success to charities
A Moore County man is indicted, charged with murdering his wife.
SEATTLE - A federal judge on Friday sentenced "Barefoot Bandit" Colton Harris-Moore to 6 1/2 years in prison for his infamous two-year, international crime spree of break-ins, and boat and plane thefts that ended in 2010.
Amarillo, TX - Investigators are looking for the cause of a house fire in northeast Amarillo.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. - Authorities have arrested nine people, including the owners of a southern New Mexico pecan farm, in connection with a drug trafficking ring.
Amarillo, Texas - It's a night one Amarillo teenager can't remember, but a night his mother can never forget. The night that put him in the hospital and then behind bars.
SANTA FE, N.M. - Republican Gov. Susana Martinez suffered a temporary political setback Thursday in a bid to stop New Mexico from granting driver's licenses to illegal immigrants.
DALLAS - A Dallas meat packing company says a clogged sewage line spilled pig's blood into a creek behind its slaughterhouse and polluted the Trinity River with animal flesh, hair and other body parts.
AUSTIN, Texas - The state's bill for providing security for Texas Gov. Rick Perry's presidential bid is nearly $800,000 and growing.
SAN ANTONIO - The fight over newly drawn political maps in Texas is shifting back to San Antonio to see if a statewide April 3 primary can be salvaged.
HOUSTON - Thieves have stolen 274 guns, including rifles and handguns, in an organized crime spree targeting gun stores and pawn shops in the Houston area.
Adults with special needs in our area could soon have a place of their own thanks to an independent living community in the works. When it's all finished it will be a one of a kind community.
Canyon residents may soon be spending more time outdoors. The city has big plans underway for some of its city parks.
Amarillo, Texas - The investigation continues into an accident in Potter County that sent two elderly people to the hospital.
An Amarillo man convicted of aggravated sexual assault may soon get a new trial.
AUSTIN, Texas - Transportation officials have signed off on a faster speed limit of 75 mph for 1,500 miles of Texas highways.
Amarillo, TX - Amarillo police need your help locating a man wanted out of Potter County.
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas officials are tweaking the law that allows some illegal immigrants to pay in-state college tuition rates to remind them they promised to seek legal status.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A federal jury has awarded $22 million to a New Mexico man who was kept in solitary confinement for two years and forced to pull his own tooth after being arrested for drunken driving in Dona Ana County.
AUSTIN, Texas - A new poll shows Texas Gov. Rick Perry's approval rating in his home state at a 10-year low and more than half of Texans don't want him to run for another term as governor.
Estelline, TX - A fire erupts at City Hall in Estelline leaving many residents curious about what happened.
A Donley County worker was killed Wednesday after being struck by a train.
President Obama is sending a message to some colleges, saying higher education cannot be a luxury but, instead, is something that is imperative to our economy.
Amarillo, TX - Your home may soon be considered a health hazard for your children. That's because lead poisoning is being redefined across the country.
Grieving the loss of a loved one may become a medical disorder.
Amarillo, Texas - Compared to other states, homeowner's associations in Texas wield a lot of power.
Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man is sentenced to ten years in prison for possessing child pornography.
AUSTIN, Texas - A new Texas lottery game has veterans in mind with $2 scratch-off tickets saying "Honoring All Who Served."
Portales, NM - Three men are behind bars in Roosevelt County following a drug bust at a Portales business.
WASHINGTON - The secret was still intact when President Barack Obama, entering the House chamber Tuesday evening to deliver his State of the Union speech, pointed at his Pentagon chief and said, "Good job tonight."
NEW BEDFORD, Massachusetts - A former dentist in the U.S. has pleaded guilty to fraud for using paper clips instead of stainless steel posts in root canals.
WASHINGTON — Expect to see fewer "newsy" online advertisements hawking acai berry diet pills.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — U.S. Navy SEALs parachuted into Somalia under cover of darkness early Wednesday and crept up to an outdoor camp where an American woman and Danish man were being held hostage. Soon, nine kidnappers were dead and both hostages were freed.
The following recalls have been announced.
New changes all three major cell phone providers are making may now cause your monthly cell phone bill to increase.
You've had months to optionally switch to the Timeline redesign, and now Facebook is ready to usher in the next era of the profile - by force, if necessary.
The text of President Obama's 2012 State of the Union Address.
Amarillo, TX - More services are now being offered in the Panhandle to help veterans cope with the aftermath of war. Now technology is playing a crucial part in keeping suicide rates low.
CANYON, Texas — A jury in the Texas Panhandle has decided that nearly 200 rescued dogs were not abused and should be returned to the owners.
A Fritch man is killed after he is electrocuted while working on a electrical line.
BOSTON - Final recordings President John F. Kennedy secretly made in the Oval Office include an eerie conversation about what would become the day of his funeral.
PHILADELPHIA - A suburban Philadelphia woman is searching for her husband's ashes, which she says went missing from her luggage after she flew to England to bury them in his hometown of Hull.
WASHINGTON — The sun is bombarding Earth with radiation from the biggest solar storm in more than six years with more to come from the fast-moving eruption.
Amarillo police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself to a teenager at Amarillo High School.
A lot of people are asking "What's next?" now that Governor Ricky Perry has dropped his GOP presidential bid. Now, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul are left with their hats in the ring.