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Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charges

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The professional golfer was arrested about 3 a.m. in Jupiter, FL.

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Lubbock remembers the fallen with Memorial Day Service at Second Baptist Church Video included

As millions of people across the country prepare for Memorial Day on Monday, hundreds of men, women and children right here in Lubbock understand a little bit more about what the day truly means.

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No. 3 Tech selected as NCAA Regional Host Site Video included

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For the second-straight year, the No. 3 Texas Tech baseball team has been picked to host an NCAA Regional at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.

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Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing' Video included

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Homeland Security secretary defends an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications.

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Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington Video included

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President Donald Trump is set to lay a wreath and deliver his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval Video included

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Frustrated with what he views as his team's inability to push back against the drumbeat of new revelations, Trump is seeking expanded teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands.

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To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning Video included

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While millions of Americans celebrate the long Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial start of summer, some veterans and loved ones of fallen military members wish the holiday would command more respect.

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Victims identified in shooting spree that left 8 dead in Mississippi Video included

Willie Corey Godbolt (Source: MS Bureau of Investigation) Willie Corey Godbolt (Source: MS Bureau of Investigation)
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The MS Bureau of Investigation confirms eight people were shot and killed overnight in Lincoln County. One of those dead includes a Lincoln County deputy.

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NCAA Baseball announces who will be coming to Lubbock Regional

Texas Tech Baseball (Source Devin Ward KCBD). Texas Tech Baseball (Source Devin Ward KCBD).
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At 11:00 a.m., The NCAA announced who will be coming to Hub-City for the NCAA Lubbock Regional. The Red Raiders received the regional bid, after going (43-15) during the regular season. Texas Tech is the one seed in the regional, and will face 4th-seeded Delaware (34-21). The 2-seed in the regional is Arizona (37-19), and they will face the 3rd seed Sam Houston State (40-20). This is a double elimination tournament, and it will start on Friday here in Lubbock. This is Texas Tech&... More>>

US Navy SEAL parachutist killed during event in NJ Video included

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The parachutist hit the water after he cut away from his broken chute, The team jump, featuring the Navy SEAL Leap Frogs, was part of Fleet Week for New York Harbor,

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Young man saves brother with autism from house fire Video included

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The young man jumped to safety out of a second-story window then climbed up to another second-story window to pull his brother out.

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NKorea fires short-range ballistic missile off western Japan

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South Korea's military says rival North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile.

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Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

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Takuma Sato gave Andretti Autosport a 2nd consecutive victory in the Indianapolis 500 by holding off Helio Castroneves in the closing laps.

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12 people shot at Phenix City party Sunday morning Video included

(Source: Marla Spence/WTVM) (Source: Marla Spence/WTVM)
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 Phenix City police are investigating after 12 people were shot at a party early Sunday morning

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Police: Mother locked her kids in car trunk while shopping Video included

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Good Samaritans helped the 2-year-old and 5-year-old escape the trunk.

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Extra Innings Team of the Week: Borden County Coyotes Video included

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The Coyotes are preparing to head the 1A State Baseball Tournament down Austin, after beating Booker in the regional finals.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Play of the Week Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra play of the week comes from the baseball diamond as the Levelland Lobos pull a 1-2-3 double play to end the inning

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JOIN KCBD: National Memorial Day Parade to feature Whiteface High School Band, starts 3 p.m. Monday

Whiteface ISD Band (Source: Facebook) Whiteface ISD Band (Source: Facebook)
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Memorial Day is the traditional beginning of summer when families and friends gather to barbecue, travel and do anything else freedom and warm weather allow. But we shouldn’t lose sight that it’s also the most sacred day of the year for the U.S. military - the day to honor American troops who died in combat.

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Lubbock kids win big in Destination Imagination Video included

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Students from 17 countries competed in the global finals of Destination Imagination this weekend and two Lubbock teams are coming home champs.

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Odessa Fire and Rescue responds to near drowning Sunday afternoon

Odessa Fire Department Logo (Source: City of Odessa) Odessa Fire Department Logo (Source: City of Odessa)

Odessa Fire and Rescue responded to a near drowning Sunday afternoon on the 2300 block of Country Club Drive, according to dispatch. 

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I Beat Pete: Fidget Spinning/Bottle Flipping in Lamesa Video included

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This week I headed out to Lamesa to do a challenge that our youth love doing, a combination of fidget spinning and bottle flipping.

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List of Memorial Day events for 2017

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Here's a list of Memorial Day events happening in and around Lubbock for 2017.

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VIDEO: Boy thrown from CA water slide Video included

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The slide will remain closed as the city investigates the incident.

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One hospitalized after rollover in east Lubbock Video included

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One person is in the hospital after a rollover near the 500th block of 50th Street. 

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Pedestrian killed in semi crash on I27 Video included

Northbound i-27 shut down as officials clear scene (Credit: KCBD Photojounalist Daniel Alvarado) Northbound i-27 shut down as officials clear scene (Credit: KCBD Photojounalist Daniel Alvarado)
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DPS officials, TxDot crews and Hale County Sheriff Office deputies responded to the scene of a fatal accident which occurred about 6:30 a.m. Saturday. A semi tractor trailer was driving Northbound on I27 when a pedestrian was walking west across the interstate. The driver of the semi attempted to swerve out of the way but hit and killed the pedestrian. The male killed has been identified as Dallas Saenz, 18-years-old, from Tulia.  The driver of the semi, Royce Dever, 44, f... More>>

Law enforcement to bring in DWI task force for Memorial Day Video included

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Tagging along with other local law enforcement, the Texas Department of Public Safety has formed a DWI task force to crack-down on drunken driving.

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Consider This: Remember the price of freedom on Memorial Day Video included

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Memorial Day commemorates the more than 1.2 million Americans who sacrificed their lives for our nation. It reminds us that the blood of patriots is the price of freedom.

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Trump eyes White House overhaul, outside lawyers and PR team Video included

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Trump faces a slew of political and policy challenges at home and intensifying inquiries into allegations his campaign had contacts with Russian officials before he entered the White House.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things Texas Tech sports.

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Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate

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A source at the Group of Seven summit says the seven wealthy democracies have reached a deal to give the Trump administration time to tell them whether the United States plans to stay in the Paris climate agreement.

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Emergency officials raise funds to continue tactical team in Floyd County Video included

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A joint effort with the Floyd County Sheriff's Office and the Floydada Police Department was the focus of a part of the Floydada Old Settlers Day.

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Some women-only screenings planned for 'Wonder Woman'

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Controversy bubbled up Friday over plans in Austin, Texas, and Brooklyn to set aside some shows for women only at Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas.

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Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk

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President Donald Trump will return to Washington having rattled some allies and reassured others, but his White House still sits under a cloud of scandal.

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In opioid crisis, a new risk for police: accidental overdose

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As an opioid epidemic tears across the United States, police officers tasked with reversing the effects of overdose in addicts are increasingly at risk of accidentally overdose themselves due to the potency of synthetic opioids.

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UK police show photo of concert bomber, ask public for info Video included

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British police investigating the lethal concert bombing in Manchester say they have made two more arrests, raising the number in custody to 11.

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Islamic State claims responsibility for Egypt attack

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Egyptian authorities say the death toll in the ambush attack on a bus transporting Christians to a monastery south of Cairo has risen to 29.

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World War II veteran receives high school diploma after more than 70 years Video included

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The Navy veteran changed his birth certificate in 1944, so he could fight in the war.

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Vet school funding included in state budget Video included

During the last day of Texas' regular legislative session, lawmakers were able to pass a $217 million budget.

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Extra Innings Playoff scores: 5/27 Video included

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Baseball  (Saturday)  Abilene Wylie 12 Levelland 3 Abilene Wylie wins series 2-0 Albany 15 Post 5 Albany wins series 2-0 Regional Final Borden County 24 Booker 2 Borden County advances to 1A State Baseball Tournament  Copyright 2017 KCBD. All rights reserved. More>>

Borden County baseball heading to State

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Borden County beat Booker 24-2 in the 1A Regional Final Saturday in Plainview to launch their ticket to the UIL State Baseball Tournament.

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Family hosting tournament for scholarship fund in honor of local trainer Video included

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The Parker family hopes to raise money for a scholarship fund created in honor of their daughter, Brooke, who was killed in a head-on-collision in November 2016.  Brooke Parker was a 25-year-old athletic trainer at Lubbock-Cooper IDS. Her family and friends say she was a hard worker and adored by many of her athletes. Her father, Brett Parker, came to KC to talk about how their family is turning mourning into purposeful giving as they work to raise money at a fun golf ...

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Gregg Allman, pioneering Southern rock musician, dies Video included

Gregg Allman was a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band.  

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Afghan official says 18 killed in suicide car bomb attack

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Interior Ministry official says 18 killed in suicide car bomb attack in eastern Afghanistan.

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Pilot's remains back on US soil from Vietnam after 52 years

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It took 52 years, but a daughter has finally brought her father's remains back to U.S. soil from Vietnam.

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23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say Video included

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The Congressional Budget Office planned to release its estimate Wednesday of what impact the GOP's House-passed health care overhaul would have on coverage and premiums.

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If FBI wants to talk to Kushner, lawyer says he's ready Video included

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Amid reports that the FBI is investigating meetings Trump son-in-law had with Russians, Jared Kushner's lawyer says he is willing to cooperate with investigators.

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US plans test of defense system to shoot down an ICBM

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As North Korea continues testing its missiles, US plans a test of its defense system to shoot down an ICBM.

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Next for Montana's new congressman: Day in court, then DC Video included

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Republican Greg Gianforte's win in Montana's special election hinged on flaws in both the two major party candidates.

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G7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

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The differences are well-known: climate change, trade and migration threaten to throw a summit of the Group of Seven leading industrialized nations off its consensus game with U.S. President Donald Trump cast as the spoiler-in-chief.

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Grandmother writes 7,000 letters to the troops Video included

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An elderly woman started sending letters to America’s troops back during World War II. They've gone to soldiers in harm’s way and the wounded in hospitals.

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Parents urged to monitor children to decrease overdose deaths

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American deaths from drug overdoses have risen yearly since 2002 through 2015, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. The number of deaths from opioid drugs also spiked in 2015 compared to 2013.  

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  • Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

    Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

    Monday, May 29 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:09:25 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:09:25 GMT

    Homeland Security secretary defends an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications.

    Homeland Security secretary defends an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications.

  • Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

    Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

    Monday, May 29 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:09:10 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:09:10 GMT

    President Donald Trump is set to lay a wreath and deliver his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.

    President Donald Trump is set to lay a wreath and deliver his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery.

  • Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

    Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

    Monday, May 29 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:09:02 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-05-29 17:09:02 GMT

    Frustrated with what he views as his team's inability to push back against the drumbeat of new revelations, Trump is seeking expanded teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands.

    Frustrated with what he views as his team's inability to push back against the drumbeat of new revelations, Trump is seeking expanded teams of lawyers and experienced public relations hands.

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