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Mayor Of Texas Town Wants Homeland Security To Investigate Arabic Flag Reading 'Love For All'

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 02.16.2016 | Politics

For living in the home of the brave, this Texas town seems mighty scared of love. Police in Lubbock, Texas, were called upon by the mayor to investiga...

U.S. Sues Texas City Over Discriminatory Police Hiring Practices

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 12.03.2015 | Politics

By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, Dec 3 (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has filed a lawsuit against Lubbock alleging that the Texas city has en...

Dove Tales: Amanda Shires Is Learning to Fly Like a Bird

Michael Bialas | Posted 10.04.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

If Amanda Shires is the perfect example of writing what you know, there just might be a box set equivalent of James Joyce's greatest hits waiting just...

Who Needs to Study Western Civilization? We Do

Thomas K. Lindsay, Ph.D. | Posted 02.11.2013 | College
Thomas K. Lindsay, Ph.D.

Sad to say, rare is the day when we who analyze American higher education can report good news. At the same time, there is some good news on the education front, and it comes from Lubbock, Texas.

PHOTOS: Baby's Astounding Comeback Captured In Amazing Pictures

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.30.2012 | Parents

Bodie Gannaway's fight for life is the stuff of storybooks. At 6 months old, the Lubbock, Tex., boy had surgery to treat a heart defect called Tetralo...

David Lohr

Texas Teen's Mom Anxious For Answers To Son's Mysterious Disappearance | David Lohr | Posted 07.06.2012 | Crime

Mark Ysasaga's mother is clinging to the hope that her 15-year-old son will return unharmed. "I want everybody to help me bring my baby back. That'...

2010 Census: Officials Worry Low Response Rate Is Form Of Anti-Government Protest

Houston Chronicle | Richard S. Dunham and Meredith Simons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"Contrary to historical trends," the Houston Chronicle reports, "some of the toughest challenges" facing the agency responsible for carrying out the 2...