Contact Us
news

news

[

18 Year Old Female Takes Amarillo Police On Stolen Vehicle Chase

An 18 year old girl lead the Amarillo Police on a stolen vehicle police chase yesterday that ended in a blown tire and wreck. The vehicle was warming up in the owner's driveway on the 2000 block of S Fairfield in Amarillo, when the female decided it was the perfect time for a joyride.  Why can't a person just let their car warm up in their own driveway without worrying about somebody stealing it?  What's happened to the world?

Read More|Comment

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
[

The Infamous McDonald’s Hot Coffee Lawsuit: What You Don’t Know

Do you remember the McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit from the 90s.  You know the one about the old lady putting a hot cup of coffee between her legs, drives off and it spills all over her, then she sues McDonald's for over $2M.  We have all joked about the absurdity of that lawsuit.  Did you know, that really isn't the true story of what happened.

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Videos Tags: , , ,
[

Traffic Stop Leads To The Arrest Of 2 People On Burglary Charges

A routine traffic stop transformed into so much more today in AmarilloAmarillo Police officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation at the 1500 block of S Grand.  Both a male and female suspect we arrested after APD officers located numerous items that appeared to have been stolen.  How does something "appear" stolen?  I wish I had an answer for that.

Read More|Comment

Doritos Facebook
Doritos Facebook
[

Seattle Police Hand Out Doritos At Pot Party

Over the weekend at this years "Hempfest,"  local police decided to give back and raise awareness in a not so traditional way.

The annual festival, known as the world's largest pot rally, is always celebrated in the heart of Seattle.  As you may know,  2013 is the firs

Read More|Comment

YouTube/KVUE Austin
YouTube/KVUE Austin
[

Two-Year Old Dies From Head Injuries – Foster Mother Arrested for Murder

Alexandria Hill, 2, was placed into foster care after CPS removed her from her parents home for neglectful supervision.  Her father asked for her to be moved to another foster home, after finding bruises, and her bag covered in mold and CPS then moved Alexandria to her last home.  Little did Joshua Hill know that those would be the lasts days she was alive.   Alexandria was taken off life support after sustaining severe head injuries in her foster home.

Read More|Comment

Category: News Tags:
NSFW
YouTube
[

Reporter Caught Dropping Multiple F-Bombs On Air

As you could maybe surmise from the "multiple f-bombs" in the headline, this video contains NSFW language.

Read More|Comment

Category: Humor Tags: ,
NBC 4 Ohio
NBC 4 Ohio
[

Daycare Worker Charged with Putting Sleeping Pills in Children’s Food

When it comes to our children and our children's care we aren't always aware of what goes on when we leave them with their daycare, nanny, or sitter when we go to work.  We have to trust that we have made a good choice.  However, its stories like these that make me question the integrity of people.  It puts a fear in my heart and for any parent that has to leave their child in the care of another.  A daycare operator in Ohio has been charged with putting sleeping pills into  food and feeding it to the children.

Read More|Comment

Boston Marathon explosion
Vine: Doug
[

2 People Die And More Than 20 Injured In Boston Marathon Explosions [PHOTOS]

More details are coming in about the 2 explosions that shook the finish line of the Boston Marathon around 2:45pm today and the news is sad.  It's been confirmed by police that at least 2 people died in the explosions and 22 people suffered injuries.  The rumor of the 3rd explosive device was confirmed and it has been diffused.

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Photos Tags: ,
Youtube
Youtube
[

Two Explosions At The Finish Line Of the Boston Marathon [VIDEO]

Not long ago, there were 2 explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Windows from the Marathon Sports store were blown out when the 2 blasts took place. Details are still sketchy, but for now we know that at least 6 people were injured in the explosions and there's rumors of another explosive device that is being diffused right now!

Read More|Comment

Category: News Tags:
Amarillo Police Dept.
Amarillo Police Dept.
[

Amarillo Crime Stoppers & Toot N’ Totum Have Increased Reward Amounts For Information Leading To Robbers

 

In an effort to catch more of the people that are committing robbery at Amarillo Toot N' Totum convenience stores, Amarillo Crime Stoppers teams up with Toot N' Totum and has formed an agreement to increase the reward dollar amount for anonymous information in reference to the Toot N' Totum store robbery from 01/08/2013, located at 4224 SW 34th Ave.  See, crime does pay, if you're the one being a snitch.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://voiceofamarillo.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk 940 AM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on News Talk 940 AM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!