When you put Denzel Washington in an action movie, you've written your meal ticket for the foreseeable future. Few actors are as consistent as Washington with their opening weekends, even when the project looks like something everyone has seen countless times before
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You don't have to be a sports fan to know that the NFL has come under fire in recent weeks for how it has handled (or failed to handle) its players committing all kinds of heinous crimes. Although this is a very serious matter that has football fans deeply troubled and concerned about the future of their favorite sport, it's certainly not above satire, which is where 'SNL' comes in.
This October, the City of Lubbock Parks and Recreation Department will host the 6th annual Lubbock Pumpkin Trail and are currently accepting jack-o-lantern donations.
Throughout David Fincher’s adaptation of ‘Gone Girl,’ it was almost as if my subconscious was telling me that this movie shouldn’t be as good as what I was watching. That’s not a slam on Gillian Flynn’s novel (obviously; I haven’t read it), it’s just that the book is presented in such a unique way, which would at least seem almost impossible to pull off – just in a basic book vs. movie sort of way. Look, I understand that this following statement can be said about most movies, but in a less capable director’s hands – and with a less capable cast -- this movie could have easily have been garbage. Actually, this movie should have been garbage.
Following weeks of rain in Lubbock, the City has announced the rollback of stage 2 water restrictions to stage 1. The change will take effect on October 1, 2014.
Wind Researchers with Texas Tech University will receive $1.4 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a new radar prototype intended to provide more accurate measurements of flow conditions within wind farms.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders fall in their Big 12 opener on the road at Oklahoma State by a final score of 45-35 on Thursday night.
Late Thursday afternoon, around 4:30 p.m., authorities were called to Vaughan Foods South Plant in Moore after receiving multiple reports of a shooting or stabbing at the business near Moore High School. Sgt. Jeremy Lewis, with the Moore Police Department, confirmed that one woman was dead from stab wounds.
On the recent airstrikes in Syria, Cornyn said, "We need a fulsome strategy and not just airstrikes where we blow things up and we pat ourselves on the back and congratulate ourselves for having done, what is literally very little to stop this threat."
Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson visited with Lubbock's First News featuring Tom Collins and Laura Mac recapping Thursday night's Lubbock City Council Meeting.