Consumer

RECALL ALERT: Beauty products recalled due to presence of asbestos

Several Beauty Plus makeup products are being recalled after testing positive for asbestos, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Friday, Sept. 6.

Food for Thought: 4/25/19

  Food for Thought: 7/11/2019

Xcel Energy Foundation gives funding to Texas nonprofits that support education, economic sustainability

  Food for Thought: 6/13/19

Xcel Energy reducing customer bills by 5% this summer

Food for Thought: 5/23/19

Continued Coverage

LP&L rates to drop June 1

  Food for Thought: 5/16/19

Xcel: Customers can now pay bill via Google Assistant

  Food for Thought for May 9

Tiff’s Treats grand opening charity event

Parents can trade in unwanted car seats at Target’s annual event

  Food for Thought: 3/28/19

Lubbock health inspectors checked out more than 5 dozen kitchens this week; they're making sure that your family is safe when dinning out. So, what did they find? KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin has the answer in this week's edition of Food for Thought.

  Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

The new video service is expected to have original TV shows and movies. Also expected is a subscription service consisting of news, entertainment and sports bundled from newspapers and magazines.

  Food for Thought: 3/21/2019

A new burger joint in Lubbock lands at the bottom of the list, but it’s not all bad news in this week’s Food for Thought.

  Food for Thought: 3/14/2019

Lubbock health inspectors made a surprise visit to nearly 70 locations this week, and one popular breakfast spot ended up at the bottom of the list.

Harley-Davidson is looking to attract younger customers with electric bikes

  Food for Thought: 3/7/2019

  Gas prices climbing statewide

Food for Thought: 2/21/2019

  Food for Thought: 2/14/2019

  Food for Thought: 2/7/2019

  Food for Thought: 1/31/2019

Out of nearly 70 kitchens and cafeterias inspected by the Lubbock health inspectors there are only two stops on the menu this week: one at the top and one at the bottom.

  Food for Thought: 1/24/2019

Mice droppings were found at this week's only low performer.

  Food for Thought: 1/17/2019

This week Lubbock health inspectors checked out the cleanliness of more than 70 kitchens.

Mother burned when sippy cup exploded in her face, she says

An attorney says the company who makes the sippy cup doesn’t believe an explosion could have happened if the cup was being used properly and wants to do testing on it.

‘Is this the best a man can get?’: New Gillette ad challenges men to ‘be better’

Company officials say they have no plans to pull the ad in the face of some negative reaction.

Food for Thought: 1/10/2019

The information aired in the Jan. 10 Food For Thought report was incorrectly identified. These violations were reported from the health department in a previous Food For Thought segment.

  Toyota recalls address possible restraint, braking issues

Thursday, the auto maker recalled nearly 90,000 Land Cruisers and Lexus LX-570 vehicles from the past decade over a safety issue that involves the front passenger seat belt.

  Food for Thought: 11/8/2018

Out of more than 50 inspections, we only have a short order on the Food for Thought menu this week. KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin has the details.

Dry dog food recalled over possible vitamin D toxicity

Dogs with elevated levels of vitamin D may exhibit symptoms such as vomiting, loss of appetite, increased thirst, increased urination, excessive drooling and weight loss.

RECALL: Fantasia slap bracelets sold at Target

Fantasia Accessories has recalled its slap bracelets due to a laceration hazard.

  Body cam blast prompts NYPD recall of nearly 3,000 devices

A photo shows a police body camera that exploded inside the 121 Precinct station house on Staten Island as a patrol officer prepared to head out for the midnight shift.

Food for Thought Report 11.2

No matter what you're in the mood for, this Food for Thought probably has it. Only problem is, all of this week's restaurants are low performers. NewsChannel 11's Christy Moreland joins us now with the menu of violations.

Viewer Response to Consider This on Rising Cost of Animal Shelter

Viewers respond to Consider This with Dan Jackson.

Food For Thought Report 10.9

Out of the 56 restaurants inspected this week, only one made the Food for Thought list. NewsChannel 11's Christy Moreland dishes out the details.

Food for Thought Report 5.3

A variety to choose from in this week's Food for Thought. NewsChannel 11's Christy Moreland dishes out the good and bad.

Food for Thought Report 3.15

It's a short menu in this week's Food for Thought with two top performers and only one low performer. NewsChannel 11's Christy Moreland dishes out the violations.

  Food for Thought: 6/21/18

A Lubbock fried chicken restaurant is now reopened after it was forced to shut down because of a cockroach infestation.

Food for Thought 3.6

Here is a complete list of the restaurants and their violations for the week ending on 3/6/03.

  Food for Thought: 6/7

Health inspectors popped-in on about two dozen eateries this week to make sure they're keeping clean.

Food for Thought: 5/24/18

Lubbock health inspectors checked-in on the cleanliness of about three dozen Hub City eateries.

Food for Thought: 5/10

Each week health inspectors head into kitchens all across the Hub City to make sure they're keeping clean. And, it's not just restaurants they check out.

Food for Thought Report: 5.3

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 4/26

Health inspectors popped in on nearly 40 food establishments this week. Not one was bad enough to land on the low performer's list, but we do have two stops at the top.

Food for Thought: 4/19

Out of dozens of Lubbock eateries inspected this week, we only have good news in this edition of Food for Thought.

Food for Thought: 4/12

Every week health inspectors check out the cleanliness of Lubbock eateries; this week they surprised about 50 locations. A half-dozen of those stops are on the Food for Thought menu, a mixed plate of top and low performers.

Food for Thought Report: 3.1

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 4/5

This week, a low performer with 16 critical violations, charged a reinspection fee due to the number of repeat violations.

Food for Thought Report: 2.22

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 3/29

A popular Lubbock BBQ spot is back open after it was forced to shut down following their latest health inspection, but they're not the only low performer on the list.

Food for Thought: 3/22

Christy Hartin tells us what they found in this week's Food for Thought.

Food for Thought: 3/15

KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin dishes out the violations in this week's Food for Thought.

Food for Thought: 3/8

A Lubbock Mexican food restaurant reopened after health inspectors forced them to temporarily close and clean up their kitchen after their latest health inspection.

Graco recalls 36,000 Highchairs after reports of injuries

Graco is recalling 36,000 highchairs, that were sold exclusively at WalMart after several reports of children falling.

Food for Thought: 3/1

It's time to check-in on the cleanliness of some Lubbock restaurants in this week's Food for Thought.

Food for Thought: 2/22

It was a busy week for health inspectors in the Hub City. They checked out the cleanliness of nearly 70 Lubbock food establishments.

Food for Thought Report: 2.15

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 2/15

Lubbock health inspectors surprised nearly four-dozen Hub City eateries this week, checking out the cleanliness of their kitchens.

Food for Thought Report: 2.9

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought Report: 2.1

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought Report: 1.25

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought Report: 1.18

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Food for Thought: 2/8

Dozens of inspections, but we only have gold medal performances in this week's Food for Thought. KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin serves up the good news.

Food for Thought Report: 1.11

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 2/1

Health inspectors checked out the cleanliness of dozens of kitchens this week. KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin tells us what they found in this edition of Food for Thought.

Food for Thought Report: 1.4

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought Report: 12.28

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Food for Thought Report: 12.21

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Food for Thought Report: 12.14

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Food for Thought: 1/25

Lubbock health inspectors made more than two dozen surprise stops this week - checking out the cleanliness of Hub City eateries. Last week it was all low performers. This week it's only two top performers.

Food for Thought: 1/18/2018

Lubbock health inspectors surprised nearly 50 local food establishments this week to see if they're keeping clean, but out of all those inspections - there were no top performers.

Food for Thought: 1/11

It's a new year and health inspectors are busy checking out the cleanliness of Lubbock kitchens. This week they surprised more than 50 locations, and three of those landed on the Food for Thought list.

Food for Thought Report: 11.30

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 11/30

It's an appetizer-sized serving in this week Food for Thought, but it's only good news.

Food for Thought Report: 11.16

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought Report: 11.9

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought Report: 11.2

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.

Food for Thought: 11/2

Health inspectors checked out the cleanliness of nearly 50 food establishments this week. KCBD NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin tells us what they found in this edition of Food for Thought.

Food for Thought Report: 10.26

For a complete overview of the Violations see below.