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  North Korea says it test-fired new tactical guided weapon

Kim Jong Un called it an “event of very weighty significance.”

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City offices closing for Easter weekend

WATCH LIVE: Barr holds press conference before releasing Mueller report

Facebook uploaded 1.5 million users’ contacts without permission

People claim to see Jesus in photo of Notre Dame Cathedral flames

Odessa Development Corporation launches new podcast

The podcast covers a wide variety of topics but all are focused on how the topic fits into the economic development and prosperity that is happening in Odessa.
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  Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border

Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with temporary California registration across the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to New York state police.

  Bill aimed at making assaulting pregnant women a felony passes Texas House unanimously

  Excitement surrounding Vice President Mike Pence arrival in Midland

  Volunteer firefighters risk their jobs responding to emergencies

  Vice President Pence will tour oil rig, attend fundraiser while visiting Midland

‘Save Chick-fil-A’ advocates take fight against San Antonio to Texas Capitol

Southwest Airlines to suspend Dallas Love Field operations tonight due to forecasted storms

Female astronaut to spend 11 months in space, set record

  Remembering Barbara Bush, the matriarch of an American political dynasty

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  Doctors develop possible cure for ‘bubble boy’ disease using gene therapy

Eight children were treated with an experimental gene therapy to help restore their immune systems. About two years later, all are doing well, and doctors believe this could be a cure.

SPORTS

  UTPB and Sul Ross State split the series

  OHS Bronchos sign to make college plans official

  Odessa High fell to Frenship 11-3

  Midland High gets the win over Frenship

The Midland High Bulldogs get the win over the Frenship Tigers 6-3 at home.

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TRAFFIC ALERT: Stalled vehicle closes westbound off ramp of I-20, FM 307

  Students in Philanthropy raise nearly $17 thousand dollars for local non profits

Save money on gas with regular, not premium, AAA says

  Texas House passes bill aiming to reduce increasing bridge hits

  City of Midland’s firefighter schedule helps with recruitment during boom

Thanks to the new schedule, the City of Midland has been able to employ firefighters from surrounding areas like Lubbock, Abilene and El Paso.
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  Man arrested carrying gas cans into New York’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral

The arrest comes two days after a fire consumed the famed Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, destroying its roof and collapsing its spire.

Bush Convention Center in Midland open for booking

  UTPB Students in Philanthropy donate over $16,000 to non-profits

  Lovington man arrested after making bomb threat against Family Dollar

  Texas lawmaker proposes ‘Selena Quintanilla-Pérez Day’