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Evidence Excluded from Mortgage Fraud Scheme Case Video included

Roughly 100 pages of written arguments were sent between the US District Court and the four defendants who are accused of a massive mortgage fraud scheme that involved about 800 properties 

Citizens Pushing TXDOT to Make A Midland County Intersection Safer Video included

A typically-smiling 5-year-old named Norah Boswell is the face of the nearly 50 students that attend Bynum Elementary. The school for special needs children is open year-around, but for some parents, getting them to the school every morning is a challenge.

EXCLUSIVE: Dash Cam Video of High Speed Chase Crime Spree by Two Odessa Woman Video included

NewsWest 9 obtained exclusive video of two women being chased down by Odessa Police. The pair are accused of going on a crime spree.

Home Depot Donates New Lawn Mower to Feisty Odessa Grandma Who Fought Off Thieves Video included

We have an update for you on the feisty Odessa grandmother who fought back against some thieves. They tried to steal her lawn mower. The woman was hurt trying to stop the theft and her lawnmower left broken, but on Tuesday one major company stepped in to help her out.

City of Midland Looking at Ways To Help Low Income Families Afford Homes Video included

On Tuesday morning, the Midland City Council took steps to help low to moderate income single family households find affordable housing.

Midland Man Arrested For Inappropriately Touching a Young Girl

A Midland man was arrested over the weekend for touching a young girl inappropriately. 59-year-old Ruben Rodriguez is facing felony charges of indecency with a child.

Odessa Woman Behind Bars After Getting High in Front of Her Child

Getting high in front of her child landed an Odessa mother behind bars. According to the arrest report, Midland Police spotted 20-year-old Brittany Ortega in a car in the parking lot of Club Arriba.

Big Spring Police Chase Lands Man Behind Bars

On the 21st of July, Officers responded to the 500 block of S. Goliad and took a stolen vehicle report. 

Midland Police Searching For Two People Who Robbed a Woman

Midland Police are on the hunt for two suspects who robbed a woman. 33-year-old Silas Babcock and 43-year-old Felicia Gomez barged into the woman's apartment and demanded money.

Rock The Desert Builds First Indoor, Wooden Skate Park in West Texas Video included

Right now, saw dust is flying but in a few short weeks skateboarders will be flying down ramps as West Texas welcomes their first wooden, indoor skate park.

Midland City Council Approves Contract For Doug Russell Pool Renovation Project

The City of Midland is one step closer to building a new aquatic center. On Tuesday, the City Council approved a contract with Atlantis Aquatic Group from Austin for the project.

City of Odessa Seal Coat Project Underway

The City of Odessa annual street coat project is underway. The project started on Monday.

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  • Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

    Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:17 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:17:25 GMT
    By The Associated Press Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
    By The Associated Press When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots...
  • First Amendment fight won't stop Arizona execution

    First Amendment fight won't stop Arizona execution

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:17 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:17:09 GMT
    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.
    The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.
  • Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire

    Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:16 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:16:16 GMT
    Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
    Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
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  • Bodies of Malaysia jet victims to leave Ukraine

    Bodies of Malaysia jet victims to leave Ukraine

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:43 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:43:44 GMT
    Ukraine is preparing a departure ceremony for the bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which are being flown to the Netherlands.
    Ukraine prepared a departure ceremony for the bodies of Malaysia Airlines passengers and crew who became victims of fighting raging far below them on the plains of eastern Ukraine.
  • In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

    In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:35 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:35:32 GMT
    In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense...
    In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems...
  • Gaza families plead for evacuation amid battle

    Gaza families plead for evacuation amid battle

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 3:25 AM EDT2014-07-23 07:25:01 GMT
    Dozens of Palestinian families trapped by clashes between Hamas militants and Israeli troops are scrambling to flee a southern Gaza Strip neighborhood as Israel reported that two more of its soldiers have died in...
    Dozens of Palestinian families trapped by clashes between Hamas militants and Israeli troops are scrambling to flee a southern Gaza Strip neighborhood as Israel reported that two more of its soldiers have died in the...

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