Investigating the source of the Measles rumors

Pediatric nurse practitioner Suzanne Cearley says there are no confirmed cases of measles in this area, but also gave a little clarification on how the confusion may have started.

  GRAPHIC: Woman, 52, dies after being mauled by her own dogs

Neighbors said Nancy Cherryl Burgess-Dismuke often played with her dogs allowing them to gnaw on her arms. Something went wrong Thursday.
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Grand Canyon museum visitors exposed for years to radiation, safety manager says

Authorities said the uranium ore was stored next to a taxidermy exhibit. A nuclear expert said the uranium exposure was unlikely to be hazardous to visitors.

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  UTPB’s 4th annual African American read-in helps family man connect to son

West Texas Spring Fling Carnival has arrived

Pathway to Teaching: an alternative certification program

6-year-old injured in January crash dies

  Could marijuana law reform come to Texas this year?

Even with shifting public and party opinions and new House leadership, one Republican advocate thinks reluctant conservatives in the Senate could still stop reform.
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  R. Kelly surrenders to police after being indicted on sex crime charges

Kelly, whose legal name is Robert Kelly, is charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

  Are chargemasters making medical billing more transparent?

“The Color Purple” selected for African-American read-in

“Blowout” documentary screening at Odessa College

Midland County Sheriff’s Office corrects annual racial profile report

  Sing along with the cast of Beauty and the Beast

Former Midland ISD teacher arrested in SC for possession of child pornography

Feel like you’re on a ‘Star Wars’ planet at this Terlingua Airbnb

Odessa EZ-Rider route temporarily closing Wednesday

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Trump picks ambassador to Canada for UN post

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he has selected Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.

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Patriot’s owner, Robert Kraft, charged with soliciting prostitution

FC West Texas to hold tryouts

Midland RockHounds holding open house event

Team LeBron rallies back, defeats Team Giannis 178-164 in 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte

Team LeBron rallied back from a double-digit deficit and defeated Team Giannis 178-164 as the NBA’s best and most famous stars played in the 2019 NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte at the Spectrum Center Sunday night.

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  Exclusive: Heartbreaking videos show moments before fatal gas explosion

Stop school shootings? Campuses know how, and lawmakers are listening

Southwest ‘operational emergency’ spreads to Dallas due to out-of-service aircraft

‘Drive Smart’ campaign seeks to reduce fatal accidents on Texas highways

  City of Odessa provides new rifles to police department

During their Tuesday meeting, Odessa City Council members considered buying 145 AR style rifles for the Odessa Police Department.
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Man mows down family of 8 when dad asks him not to smoke near kids, police say

Police say the man ran over a family of eight after the father asked him not to smoke near his kids.

  Midland victim listed in complaints of illegal organ harvesting

1 dead following accident at Big Spring Tokai Carbon CB facility

Robert Fabian pretrial hearing canceled

Howard Co. VFD warning of phone scam