2.9 magnitude earthquake strikes West TX

A 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck western Texas and was felt in southeast New Mexico Saturday morning.

Judge halts Air Force’s efforts to discharge airmen with HIV

Service members in the Air Force claim they're being discharged solely because of their HIV status and despite the recommendations of their doctors and commanding officers, who say they are fit to serve.
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  NFL, Colin Kaepernick settle collusion lawsuit

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their grievances of collusion against the NFL, said a league representative Friday to the Associated Press.


  Oil production in Texas reaches record high

‘You lie, you die’ | HPD undercover cop lied about drug buy that led to deadly raid, Chief Acevedo says

Texas Rural and Opportunity Zone Jobs Act submitted

Bowie Middle School celebrates “No One Eats Alone” day

Odessa woman dies following car-pedestrian accident

The Odessa Police Department Traffic Unit is currently Investigating a Car-Pedestrian Fatality in the 1100 block of West 42nd Street.
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  As Aurora shooting broke out, first responders put lives on the line within minutes

Within four minutes, the first police officers rushed to the 29,000-square-foot building and were fired on immediately; one was struck outside and four others shot inside.

  Deadline nears to enter name for ballots

Permian High students learn Money Matters

UTPB announces new Dean of the College of Education

Odessa District has the most commercial vehicle related fatal crashes in Texas, TxDOT says

Mexican citizen dies in car accident in Midland County

Fort Worth man killed during rollover accident in Midland Co.

Eastbound I-20 between FM 1788, Loop 250 reopened following crash

Meridian Energy bringing new refinery to Winkler Co.

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  Legal fights launched over Trump’s national emergency declaration

Several legal challenges to President Trump's declaration of a national emergency in order to direct funds toward the building of a border wall have began or been promised.


Lee takes down Midland High in crosstown rivalry

  Lady Bronchos bring back a bi-district title

Greenwood head football coach to resign

FC West Texas names head coach

  Lady Falcons playing for different purposes

With their current record, the UTPB Women’s Basketball team cannot make the playoffs.


  FBI reveals new materials from prolific serial killer, Samuel Little, that may help solve additional cases

Injured Ector County Deputies receive check for $82,500

Odessa pool rental rates may be on the rise

US says ex-intel official defected to Iran, revealed secrets

  Flights to DFW, Love Field delayed after air traffic controller evacuation

The DFW Scanner Twitter is reporting a possible fire at the DFW Tracon building at the DFW Airport.
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Drug company exec wore fentanyl spray costume in rap video to motivate opioid sales team

Former Insys Therapeutics Inc. executives are charged with scheming to pay doctors bribes and kickbacks in exchange for prescriptions of opioids.

TxDOT working hazmat spill on FM 1788 in Midland Co.

Midland authorities responding to fire on Agri Road, near Highway 80

OPD identifies victim in fatal crash in South Odessa

Crash closes FM 1788 near FM 1787 in Midland Co.