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Drunk Driver Kills 2 Injures 23 after Driving through Festival Barricades
A drunk driver fleeing the police, crashed through barricades set up for the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas killing a man, a woman and injuring 23. According to Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo, 23 people were injured, five of them critically, in the incident.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
DPS: Alabama man dies after wreck in Hartley
Joseph Eicher, 72, of Uniontown, Ala., was pronounced dead at 1:13 a.m. Monday by Dr. Steven Brooks at University Medical Center in Lubbock, according to a Texas Department of Public Safety news release.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Eight cars into a nine-car jump: Daredevil Beckley breaks ribs, not spirit in New Mexico jump
Stuntman Big Ed Beckley is recovering at University Medical Center in Lubbock after a motorcycle wreck over the weekend in Hobbs, N.M. Beckley came up short while trying to jump over nine cars.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
There's still time to sign up for health insurance coverage
For those who remain uninsured, there's still time to sign up for health insurance on the Health Insurance Marketplace and avoid a penalty.
The Las Vegas Sun
Two-car crash closes intersection of Eastern and Wigwam
One person was transported to University Medical Center in unknown condition, while another was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, also in unknown condition, Metro spokeswoman Laura Meltzer said.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Tech police blotter: Pedestrian struck by vehicle, unsecured shoes stolen
A pedestrian was stuck by a motor vehicle. The pedestrian was taken by private vehicle to University Medical Center.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Courts rule in third case state didn't provide fair compensation ...
The state low-balled the DEO Company when it paid the owners $230,000 for land it acquired to clear way for what will be the new University Medical Center off Tulane Avenue, an Orleans Parish jury has found.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
University Medical Center ramps efforts in fight against heart disease
In 2010, 14,582 Tennesseans died from heart disease, making Tennessee's heart disease rate the seventh highest rate in the country.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
Police investigate shooting at East Mesa convenince store parking lot
Las Cruces Police responded to a shooting at Chucky's Food Mart, 5995 Bataan Memorial West, on Tuesday night.
El Paso Times
Ex-El Paso mayor: UMC non-renewal of Texas Tech anesthesia contract will have disastrous effect
Former El Paso Mayor John Cook said the decision by University Medical Center to privatize its anesthesia services will have a disastrous effect on the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-Paul L. Foster School of Medicine.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Emergency personnel block I-15 as they rescue victims from the rolled SUV.
Fire and Rescue personnel load the driver into the ambulance to be transported to University Medical Center.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
El Paso Times
University Medical Center cancels anesthesia contract with Texas Tech
University Medical Center, El Paso County's publicly funded hospital, was soundly criticized for recently awarding its $11.2 million anesthesia services contract to a private firm in New York and not renewing the anesthesia contract with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Crash at key interchange snarls Vegas traffic
Two women were hospitalized and rush-hour traffic was snarled while the Nevada Highway Patrol investigated the cause of a two-vehicle crash at a key Las Vegas freeway interchange.