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NEW DETAILS: Police Investigating Deadly Train Accident in Midland Video included

One person is dead following an accident in Midland County on Sunday night. Officials were called out to the railroad crossing at Front Street and Terrell Street around 8 p.m.

Midland Girl Killed, Three Others Injured in Tragic Accident in Tom Green County

A Midland girl is dead and several others were injured after an ATV accident in Tom Green County. The accident happened on Saturday evening at the El Escondrijo Ranch on Highway 87.

Big Spring Boy Donating Lemonade Stand Money to Isaiah 58 Video included

Eight-year-old Logan Henry is bound and determined to help his local Big Spring community in any way possible and there's nothing like a good old-fashion lemonade stand.

City of Midland Cracking Down on Vehicles Parked in Vacant Lots Video included

You have every right to sell your vehicle. However, placing it on a vacant lot around Midland could be costly. Many Midlanders don't know that vehicles on private property could be towed at the owners expense.

Neighbors Complaints Bring Unexpected Midland Officials To Solve Problem Video included

Some recent complaints by homeowners to city officials went a long way. Friday afternoon, Midland Police, towing trucks, and even the mayor went out to a home that was frustrating neighbors.

Big Increase Proposed for Trash Service Rates in Pecos Video included

Businesses in Pecos could see a big increase when it comes to the cost of getting their trash picked up. Residents can expect an increase too.

Big Spring City Block Evacuated After Gas Leak

One city block in Big Spring was evacuated after a gas leak on Friday afternoon. Our friends at KBYG Radio in Big Spring tells NewsWest 9, the city block around West 16th and Hudgens Memorial was evacuated as a precaution by Big Spring Fire officials.

TXDOT Kicks Off Campaign to Reduce Accidents Video included

The Texas Department of Transportation kicked off the "Be Safe, Drive Smart" campaign on Friday as they are hoping to keep the number of accidents down this year.

Big Spring Man Indicted on Murder, Aggravated Assault Charges

A Howard County grand jury has indicted a man in connection with a deadly shooting that happened in May in Big Spring.

Interstate 20 Reopened Following 18 Wheeler Rollover in Odessa Video included

All lanes of Interstate 20 near Grandview Avenue have re-opened after a crash early Friday morning. We're told a tanker truck rolled over around 3 a.m.

Hobbs Fire Department Investigating Apartment Fire

The Hobbs Fire Department is still investigating after a large fire sparked up on Thursday. The blaze quickly spread through a construction area at the Ledgestone Apartments.

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  • It's all over but the arguing in Sterling trial

    It's all over but the arguing in Sterling trial

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:06 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:06:34 GMT
    Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
    Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
  • Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

    Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 09:54:54 GMT
    Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.
    Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said.
  • After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA health care

    After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA health care

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:07 AM EDT2014-07-28 08:07:33 GMT
    After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records...
    After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up...
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  • Abu Sayyaf gunmen kill 19 Filipinos in road attack

    Abu Sayyaf gunmen kill 19 Filipinos in road attack

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:07 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:07:48 GMT
    Abu Sayyaf gunmen attacked Filipino civilians traveling to celebrate the end of Ramadan with their families on Monday, killing 19, including five children, in a brazen road attack that was the bloodiest in recent...
    Abu Sayyaf gunmen attacked Filipino civilians traveling to celebrate the end of Ramadan with their families on Monday, killing 19, including five children, in a brazen road attack that was the bloodiest in recent years by...
  • Spokesman: Plane punctured by shrapnel

    Spokesman: Plane punctured by shrapnel

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:07 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:07:45 GMT
    Officials in rebellion-wracked eastern Ukraine say at least eight civilians have been killed by fighting and shelling in two cities held by separatist militants.
    A Ukrainian security spokesman says data from the recovered flight data recorders shows Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed due to a massive, explosive loss of pressure after being punctured multiple times by shrapnel.
  • Syria's Assad prays as his troops suffer high toll

    Syria's Assad prays as his troops suffer high toll

    Monday, July 28 2014 6:06 AM EDT2014-07-28 10:06:01 GMT
    Syrian state media have shown President Bashar Assad praying in Damascus at the start of a major Muslim holiday amid reports of an unprecedented high toll among his troops battling Islamic extremists.
    Syrian state media have shown President Bashar Assad praying in Damascus at the start of a major Muslim holiday amid reports of an unprecedented high toll among his troops battling Islamic extremists.

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