Good Day Lubbock: Wednesday, January 8 - FOX34 Lubbock

Good Day Lubbock: Wednesday, January 8

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Good morning! Here is what's on Good Day Lubbock this morning 5-9 a.m. on FOX34.

 
 

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Partly cloudy and in the 60s today

More wind with high clouds today, highs near yesterday at 62. Breezy tonight with milder temperatures, low near 37.

Iran missile attacks
 
The U.S. military is surveying the damage after Iran launched a series of missiles at two bases in Iraq, which were housing U.S. forces. Initial reports claim no Americans were killed, but some Iraqis died. 
 
President Trump was briefed and tweeted "All is well." He said he will make a statement on the matter this morning. Stayed tuned for the live feed on FOX34.
 
 
 
Some commercial airlines are rerouting flights crossing the Middle East
 
The airlines are trying to avoid possible danger and escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran. Australian carrier Qantas is altering its London-Perth, Australia routes to avoid the country. The FAA has barred American carriers from flying in areas of Iraqi, Iranian, and some Persian Gulf airspace.
 
 

Ukrainian passenger jet crashes in Iran, killing all on board

The Boeing jet crashed almost immediately after takeoff near an airport in Tehran, Iran's capital. It's believed mechanical issues may have caused the crash. 176 people were on board. 
 
 
  

Vitalant is pleading for blood donations

Hospitals nationwide saw 21,000 fewer blood donations over the holiday season and West Texas was affected as well. Vitalant is asking all residents to donate. Just make sure you aren't sick or showing symptoms of illness. Donation information is here: 877-258-4825 (877-25-VITAL) or online at bloodhero.com. 
 
 
  

Look Around Lubbock: Workout Wednesday

Meredith Aldis is at F45 with tips on getting fit in the new year with functional full-body workouts to improve energy levels, metabolic rate, strength and endurance in a team atmosphere.

 

Do you know someone celebrating a birthday? Let us know, so we can announce it on-air around 6:55 a.m. and 8:20 a.m. e-mail birthdays@fox34.com.
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